Nintendo (OTCPK:NTDOY) is such a strange and unique company. It features great brands, but lacks on execution of products – preferring to sell gimmicks rather than push the hardware like competitors Sony (NYSE:SNE) and Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT). This, of course, limits the company’s total market to casual gamers. It excludes the hardcore gamers, and in turn dissuades developers....more>>>
"They're going broke, boys. Their stock is going to flatline. And I'm going to make a killing when it does." In his book Dead Companies Walking, successful money manager Scott Fearon recalls the above comment from Gary Smith some 25 years ago as being a "seminal" event for his career. It was a conversation that set Fearon on an unexpected new course. In....more>>>
Walt Disney Will Survive, The ESPN Problem is Overblown
Walt Disney (NYSE:DIS) stock has been one of the more notable laggards this year, trailing the Consumer Discret Sel Sect SPDR ETF (NYSEMKT:XLY) and the broader market by a wide margin of more than 10-percentage points. DIS stock has a YTD return of -4.87% compared to a gain of 5.33% by XLY and 7.87% by the S&P 500, respectively.....more>>>
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Stocks fell hard today, pushing the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite into the red for the week.
The S&P 500 fell 0.2% to 2,096.07 this week after falling 0.9% today, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.3% to 17,865.34 this week after declined 119.85 points, or 0.7%, today. The Nasdaq Composite dropped 1% this week after sliding 1.3% to 4,894.55 today.
Has the iPhone 7 caught your eye? Are you “due for an upgrade?”
Two words of advice: Buyer beware.
That “upgrade” is actually a powerful psychological sales tool that could prevent you from comparison shopping – or contemplating whether you need a new device. Even if you think you’re a prudent shopper who carefully....more>>>
Elizabeth received a strange letter from her congressman. "We have to be on guard against our enemies… and not be afraid to name them." A brave, forthright stand? But wait, he didn't name the enemies. That left us wondering: Who are our enemies? Muslims, Jews, Arabs… Russians, Iranians, North Koreans… capitalists, the "Deep....more>>>
In this article we’re going to take a look at the big waves Malone the “Cable Cowboy” & Co. are making through the largest cable company outside of the U.S.A.: Liberty Global Group (LBTYA, LBTYB, LBTYK, LILA, LILAK).
Don’t worry, I’ll explain why this company has nearly half a dozen tickers after a brief overview of the unusual leader at the helm of this....more>>>
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Autostrada Torino-Milano SPA ADR (OTC:ADARY) is an industrial holding company that primarily manages motorways, including engineering and construction.
The company now is called ASTM and trades in the Italian market under the ticker symbol AT.MI. Autostrada was founded on 28 November 1928 by Giovanni Agnelli for the purpose of linking the Turin with Milan.
DELAFIELD, Wis. (Stockpickr) — Short-sellers hate being caught short a stock that reports a blowout quarter. When this happens, we often see a tradable short squeeze develop as the bears rush to cover their positions to avoid big losses. Even the best short-sellers know that it’s never a great idea to stay short once a bullish earnings report sparks a big short-covering rally.
With the end of the year approaching, there is still time left to consider retirement planning opportunities. Below are some simple, but potentially financially rewarding, retirement planning ideas to think about:
IRA Contributions: For 2016, the maximum IRA contribution is $5500 or $6500 if over the age of 50, and will remain the same for 2017. The deadline is....more>>>