Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Southern First Bancshares (NASDAQ:SFST) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report published on Friday morning. Zacks Investment Research currently has $52.00 target price on the bank’s stock.
According to Zacks, “Greenville First Bancshares, Inc. is the holding company for Greenville First Bank, N.A., a national banking association....More>>>
Thrivent Financial for Lutherans increased its position in shares of Tetra Tech, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTEK) by 6.4% during the 1st quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 37,544 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after purchasing an additional 2,262 shares during the quarter. Thrivent Financial for Lutherans’ holdings in Tetra Tech were worth $1,838,000 as of its most....More>>>
Institutional investors and corporate insiders didn’t run when the S&P 500 Index stumbled earlier this year. They added to their stashes.
Amid a 10 percent market correction in February that ended a record streak of positive monthly total returns, institutional ownership of S&P 500 members rose 3.28 percent over the past six months, while insider holdings increased by 5.46....More>>>
The stock market has been volatile over the past few months, partly thanks to President Donald Trump’s proposals for new tariffs aimed at China and other trading partners. However, patient investors can ride out the storm with three of my favorite dividend stocks –AT&T (NYSE:T), Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ), and Las Vegas Sands (NYSE:LVS).
A classic dividend play
Investors can add all sorts of investments to an IRA, but many financial advisors will suggest sticking with conservative dividend stocks. The reason is simple — blue chip income generators generally bounce back from big market crashes, and the compounding effect of reinvested dividends can deliver massive returns over several decades.
At first glance, tobacco giant Altria (NYSE:MO)....More>>>
Oil prices traded slightly higher Wednesday after seesawing for much of this week ahead of the much-anticipated OPEC meeting and amid Washington and Beijings ongoing trade threats.
West Texas Intermediate crude for July delivery
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Best Buy (NYSE:BBY) has revamped its in-store experience and fully integrated digital sales into its brick-and-mortar locations. That has helped the company reverse its fortunes since 2012.
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For almost a decade, investors have waited patiently for any hint of inflation in the U.S. economy, a sign the recovery can sustain itself without emergency stimulus from the Federal Reserve. Now they’re getting it, and many are shocked at the reaction.
It landed last week with the worst stock market plunge since January 2016. A stronger-than-expected employment report with signs of....More>>>
Canadian plane maker Bombardier (BDRAF) scored a huge win in its ongoing trade dispute with Boeing.
The U.S. International Trade Commission voted unanimously Friday that Boeing (BA)was not harmed by Bombardier and its all-new C Series jet.
The vote effectively shelves two tariffs, totaling nearly 300%, that the U.S. Commerce Department wanted to impose on Bombardier.
While most investors remain fixated on the tech sector and the cryptocurrency boom, energy is looking like strong bet in 2018.
Oil quietly topped $62 a barrel this week, posting new three year highs. This weeks move caps off an impressive four-month comeback that has shot crude to gains of more than 32%. Sure, the days of $100 oil are long gone. But as this furious energy rally proves, the....More>>>
Nicolas Maduro of Venezuela is bidding to join the ranks of presidents for life. His biggest obstacle is the grinding economic crisis that he created.
He coasted to victory Sunday in an election that defied international authorities, a desultory vote boycotted by the opposition and the most obvious evidence so far that the nation’s socialist experiment enjoys scant popular support.....More>>>
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TFS Financial Corp (NASDAQ:TFSL) files its latest 10-K with SEC for the fiscal year ended on September 30, 2017. TFS Financial Corp is the holding company of the Third Federal Savings and Loan Association based in the United States. Its business consists of originating and servicing residential real estate mortgage loans and attracting retail savings deposits. TFS Financial Corp has a market cap....More>>>
Mention the word uranium and most likely weapons of mass destruction come to mind. While you can make plenty of jokes about investment returns in the event of nuclear war, choosing to diversify your portfolio with uranium mining stocks is certainly worth a closer look.
Azincourt Uranium Inc. (OTCBB: AZURF) (TSX: AAZ.V) the Canadian based resource company specializing....More>>>