U.S. stocks traded lower Wednesday, with the Dow down triple digits as the resignation of Gary Cohn, the head of President Donald Trumps National Economic Council, sparked a selloff in risky assets such as equities.
Concerns about the prospect of a global trade war, prompted by Trumps pl
Kinder Morgan (KMI) is one of the largest transporters of natural gas in North America. Natural gas is one of, if not the, cleanest fossil fuels. Future demand growth, coupled with Kinder Morgan's massive network of midstream pipelines, make it a fantastic bet for investors looking for both gro
Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro, left, listens as CEO of state-controlled Russian oil company Rosneft Igor Sechin speaks during a ceremony for naming a street after late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez in Moscow, Russia, on Tuesday, July 2, 2013. (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev)
As if Venezuela doesn’t have enough problems, its National Assembly is now picking a fight with....More>>>
A lot has been made of the competition between top Canadian cannabis producers Aurora Cannabis (OTCQX:ACBFF) and Canopy Growth Corp. (OTCPK:TWMJF) as Canada gets ready to legalize recreational pot, which will increase demand by a significant amount in the years ahead.
The general consensus is Canopy should be able to defend its leading position over the....More>>>
Gilead Sciences (GILD) is a large capitalization pharmaceutical and biotechnology company best known for its HIV and HCV (hepatitis C) therapies.
After Gilead showed it could generate large amounts of revenue from new, highly effective cures for HCV, its stock price rose to a peak of $123.57 per share in June 2015. That was quite a climb upward from $37.16 per share at the beginning of 2013,....More>>>
We spend most of our working lives contributing money to retirement accounts but what about taking it out in retirement? If you have pre-tax, Roth, and taxable accounts, how much should you withdraw from each one? Here are some things to consider:
1) How much can you safely withdraw? The safest option is to only withdraw earnings and not touch any of the principal but....More>>>
Boston, MA, based Investment company Adage Capital Partners Gp Llc buys Wells Fargo, General Dynamics, Puma Biotechnology, Johnson Controls International PLC, NextEra Energy, Walt Disney Co, The Mosaic Co, PerkinElmer, Goldman Sachs Group, NXP Semiconductors NV, sells Puma Biotechnology, LinkedIn, Sempra Energy, Allergan PLC, Honeywell International during the 3-months ended 2016-12-31, according....More>>>
September 29, 2016: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 42 equities making new 52-week lows in Thursday’s session. NYSE decliners led advancers by 3 to 1 and Nasdaq decliners led advancers by about 7 to 3.
Deutsche Bank AG (NYSE: DB) dropped 9% on Thursday to post a new 52-week low of $11.19 after closing at $12.30 on Wednesday. The stock’s 52-week....More>>>
Hillary Clinton being sworn in as the next secretary of state after approval of her nomination, Jan. 21, 2009.
A damning congressional report fresh off the press Tuesday (Sept. 20) connects the Clinton Foundation and three Indian drug companies one of which was bought by Mylan NV (Nasdaq: MYL) a decade ago to a humanitarian scandal
Since 2002, the drug companies have been providing....More>>>
The FICO score was first introduced in 1989, but 28 years later, most people still only have a topical understanding of how they work.A recent study by NerdWallet and Harris Poll found that 91% of Americans don’t know that there are actually more than three scores that can be used to judge your creditworthiness. These scores are compiled by the three major bureaus, Equifax, Experian, and TransUnion.
A lot has been made of the competition between top Canadian cannabis producers Aurora Cannabis (OTCQX:ACBFF) and Canopy Growth Corp. (OTCPK:TWMJF) as Canada gets ready to legalize recreational pot, which will increase demand by a significant amount in the yea
On May 31 of last year I published an article about Carter's Inc. (CRI), a manufacturer and retailer of children's clothing and accessories. Please take the time to read it here, as it explains my initial long thesis and will provide context for this article. Had you invested in Carter's on that
For me, Weyerhaeuser (NYSE:WY) is an example of why valuation always matters. Generally well-valued (if not richly-valued) for its high-quality timberlands and wood products operations, Weyerhaeuser has lagged the S&P 500 for total returns for quite some time. Even when you account for the t
In May of 2017, I wrote my first piece about AV Homes (NASDAQ:AVHI). The article outlines key aspects of the company's business as well as my original thesis for buying the stock. The piece was titled, "AV Homes - Homeownership Rates Are Climbing And So Is AVHI". My main thesis was - and still i
President Donald Trump ran on a ticket of making America great again. While the consensus on that point is very much split, what’s not deniable is the markets’ response. Trump’s pro-business agenda was credited for sparking an impressive rally. With enthusiasm overshooting rat