Category Archives: Bank Stocks

Q2 2018 Earnings Estimate for Tower Semiconductor Issued By Zacks Investment Research (TSEM)

Tower Semiconductor (NASDAQ:TSEM) – Zacks Investment Research lowered their Q2 2018 EPS estimates for Tower Semiconductor in a report issued on Tuesday, May 8th. Zacks Investment Research analyst L. Thompson now expects that the semiconductor company will post earnings per share of $0.44 for the quarter, down from their prior estimate of $0.46. Zacks Investment Research also issued estimates....More>>>

Natural Gas Continues To Make Higher Highs

Over the final week of September, as the end of the third quarter approached, November NYMEX natural gas futures fell from $3.166 per MMBtu to lows of $2.8660 on Monday, October 3. It looked like yet another failure for natural gas.

Natural gas is used to failure at this point; the price had done nothing but move lower since it traded at almost $6.50 per MMBtu in February 2014. Last March,....More>>>

Pioneer Floating Rate Trust (PHD) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Accern Reports

News headlines about Pioneer Floating Rate Trust (NYSE:PHD) have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Pioneer Floating Rate Trust earned a....More>>>

What Happened in the Stock Market Today

Stocks opened lower on Tuesday and sank during the session. TheDow Jones Industrial Average (DJINDICES:^DJI)snapped an eight-day winning streak, and theS&P 500 (SNPINDEX:^GSPC)also lost ground.

Today’s stock market

Index Percentage Change Point Change Dow (0.78%) (193.00) S&P 500 (0.68%) (18.68)

Data source: Yahoo! Finance.

Heathcare was the weakest sector,....More>>>

Redesigned 2017 Ford Fiesta stays true to its roots

Ford is giving its popular small Fiesta its biggest overhaul in six years.

The Dearborn, Mich., automaker revealed the redesigned Ford Fiesta before 4,000 employees, dealers and members of the media Tuesday in Cologne, Germany.

The new Fiesta has a wider and lower stance compared to the current version and a face that reflects some of the same styling cues of the larger Ford Focus,....More>>>

Earnings Scheduled For June 7, 2018

Companies Reporting Before The Bell
Conn's, Inc. (NASDAQ: CONN) is estimated to report quarterly earnings at $0.27 per share on revenue of $355.22 million.
Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) is projected to report quarterly earnings at $6.12 per share on revenue of $827.24 million.
Hovnanian Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE: HOV) is expected to report quarterly loss at $0.05 per share....More>>>

David Herro Comments on Reckitt Benckiser

[Reckitt Benckiser (RB)] is a leading global consumer products company with $15 billion of sales in 2017 and strong brands in health, infant nutrition, home care and hygiene. RB has successfully expanded its presence in high-value health products categories and increased its operating profitability via premiumization and excellent cost discipline. RB’s historical best-in-class performance....More>>>

Titan gains over 2% in morning trade; Macquarie raises target to Rs 1,200-plus

Shares of Titan gained over 2 percent in the morning trade as investor reacted to the companys March quarter numbers.

The companys shares has touched an intraday high of Rs 996.00 and an intraday low of Rs 968.00, on the BSE.

The Tata Group firm reported 70.86 percent jump in consolidated net profit at Rs 304.41 crore for the fourth quarter ended March 31. The company had reported....More>>>

Will falling oil prices keep the Fed from hiking rates?

Depressed energy prices are stoking worries that the recent raft of weak inflation numbers may be more than transitory, which, analysts say, could derail the Feds timetable for future interest-rate increases.

A buildup in oil inventories has helped to push prices into bear-market territory as the coordinated production cuts of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries fails to....More>>>

Hot Stocks For 2019

Did you know the government will essentially give you between $550 and $2,405 to invest in your own future? While this may sound like the start of a bad infomercial promising free government money, the opportunity to get this money is very real and open to millions of Americans — yet only 30% of U.S families are taking advantage of it, according to recent studies from Employee Benefit Research....More>>>

Preserving Wealth By Defining A Legacy – The Role Of Family Historians

“The great use of life is to spend it for something that will outlast it.”

—William James, 19th century philosopher and psychologist

Since the dawn of humanity, human beings have attempted to memorialize their beliefs, their struggles, and their achievements, be it through painting, song, poetry, or text.  More than just an effort to pass hard-earned knowledge....More>>>

Crispr Therapeutics (CRSP) Rating Increased to Buy at ValuEngine

Crispr Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CRSP) was upgraded by analysts at ValuEngine from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report released on Saturday.

A number of other research firms have also weighed in on CRSP. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Crispr Therapeutics from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $71.00 price objective....More>>>

U.K. Says Onus on Trump to Come Up With Alternative Iran Deal

Fresh from his failure to persuade President Donald Trump to stick with the Iran nuclear agreement, U.K. Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said the responsibility is on the U.S to come up with an alternative.

Britain will work to keep the deal alive, Johnson said. “It’s not gone,” he said, reminding lawmakers that Britain, France, Germany, China, Russia, the EU and Iran....More>>>

Tesla has a problem. Maybe a big problem

Time is running out for Tesla’s unmet promises.

The leading electric car maker’s struggles to ramp up production of its first mass-market car, the Model 3, could mean a cash crunch for the upstart automaker.

Tesla (TSLA) has thousands of customers lined up ready to buy a Model 3, which has a $35,000 starting price. But it keeps badly missing its production targets,....More>>>

Short Interest in Polymet Mining Corp (PLM) Rises By 22.8%

Polymet Mining Corp (NYSEAMERICAN:PLM) (TSE:POM) was the target of a significant growth in short interest in June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,483,743 shares, a growth of 22.8% from the May 31st total of 1,208,433 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 731,789 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.0 days.

A number of large investors have....More>>>