Chinas cloud computing market size is expected to grow to 430 billion yuan ($64.68 billion by 2019). Technavio also estimates that the data center industry of China is growing at a CAGR (Compound Annual Growth Rate) of 13%. Im not surprised that Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) is pushing hard its la
Republican lawmakers have spent the past eight years bashing President Barack Obama as fiscally irresponsible, but investors are now betting that Donald Trump could run much bigger budget deficits than Democratic rival Hillary Clinton had planned.
Those bets might underestimate potential political pitfalls, but expectations expansionary fiscal policy will boost economic growth and boost inflation....More>>>
The U.S. dollar continued clawing back ground lost against its main rivals after North Korea launched a ballistic missile over Japan, while the rally in haven assets such as the Swiss franc and the Japanese yen slowed.
The dollar slumped after Pyongyang launched a missile early Tuesday local time that passed over the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido and landed in the Pacific Ocean. It....More>>>
There were six IPOs scheduled for this week (five yesterday and one today) with small cap Aquaventure Holdings LLC (NYSE: WAAS) appearing set to end the week with shares above their IPO debut price. AquaVenture Holdings is a global leader in water purification solutions and a pioneer in providing Water-as-a-Service (WAAS), generating recurring revenue from the deployment of advanced water filtration,....More>>>
From the time of yearto the neighborhood, alot of factors come into play when youre selling a home. But heresone variable you might not haveconsidered color.
During open houses andonline searches, the colors of your home are constantly working for or against you. Thats according to Zillow, a real estate and rental marketplace, which examinedover32,000 photos from sold homes around the country....More>>>
The fourth quarter of 2016 was the first quarter since the second quarter of 2014 that Macau’s gaming market grew at all. And the signs of life have given new hope to gaming investors with exposure to the world’s biggest gaming market.
But Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) may not have had as strong a quarter as competitors like Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd (NASDAQ:MPEL) and Wynn....More>>>
Retirement investors want sure things. There isnt enough time to make up for stocks that just fall into the ground, never to return. So considering how awful energy has been for the past couple of years, its probably surprising to see energy stocks and retirement mentioned in the same vicinity.
Sustained low oil and natural gas prices have negatively impacted energy stocks. OK, thats putting....More>>>
Our Long Idea reports aim to identify those firms that the market has overlooked and that, when analyzed beyond standard metrics, are significantly undervalued. These hidden gems provide excellent upside potential to any portfolio, with little downside risk.
In addition to individual Long Ideas, we provide Model Portfolios that provide well-screened lists of companies based on specific criteria....More>>>
As the stock market has rallied sinceDonald Trump’s election in November, Constellation Brands (STZ) has basically sat it out, weighed down by concerns that a new tax plan would hurt the multinational alcoholic beverage company’s profits.
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Morgan Stanley’s Dara Mohsenian and team, however, contend that those concerns are way....More>>>
As a Canadian, I am proud of what our business leaders have done in the past several years. Canada Goose (GOOS) is one of many success stories, albeit one that has had some controversy at times. Despite that, the company remains one of the more interesting growth stories coming out of the great white north. The apparel industry has had a difficult year, but GOOS has a different approach to many....More>>>
SAN FRANCISCO Alphabet, which has been a pioneering force in self-driving cars, may be scaling back on the ambitious nature of its eight-year project.
The self-driving car team, dubbed Chauffeur internally, will soon be moved out of Google X’s “moonshot” division and pivot away from developing a vehicle without a steering wheel and pedals and instead focus on incorporating....More>>>
The investment strategy I recommend to my readers, and the one I personally follow, is controversial. It's about focusing on a small number of stocks – only your best ideas – and letting them ride. Most "experts" tell investors to hedge their risk by owning 20 or more stocks. But the effects of a small-portfolio approach can be mind-boggling. Let me....More>>>
As a Canadian, I am proud of what our business leaders have done in the past several years. Canada Goose (GOOS) is one of many success stories, albeit one that has had some controversy at times. Despite that, the company remains one of the more interesting growth stories coming out of the great w
Gold is quietly leading again... In the August 24 Digest, we noted that gold is on pace to beat the S&P 500 for the first time in years... You wouldn't know it from the financial headlines, but gold is quietly having a great year. As you can see below, it's o
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Have you ever wished you were a scientist? Have you ever imagined yourself making a contribution to the scientific, technological and medical innovations that are taking place as the world settles into the 21st century amid all of its potential? Well you may think its too late to go back for your