In late 2016 and early 2017, profitability deteriorated rapidly at Mexican budget airline Volaris (NYSE:VLRS)due to market disruptions caused by the U.S. presidential election. Fears about a crackdown on trade or immigration under President Trump led to a sharp drop in the Mexican peso and a down
Global interest rates jumped Friday to their highest level since the U.K.s vote to leave the European Union, in a sharp global government-bond selloff sparked by hawkish comments from Federal Reserve officials and policy inaction by the European Central Bank.
The stock market’s post-election euphoria has subsided a bit. But the Dow is still trading above 19,000 — which means it is less than 5% away from topping the much sexier psychological milestone of 20,000 for the first time ever.
Will the Dow get past 20K anytime soon? Or will the Trump bump on Wall Street be replaced by the Trump slump?
I came across NetEase (NASDAQ:NTES) in early 2013, when it was starting to become a major player in the Chinese mobile game industry. At first, I was a bit skeptical about their future growth and valuation. Video game companies are sometimes “one-hit wonders”, and decline after their top sellers lose popularity. But NetEase is an exception. After watching it for a few months, I decided....More>>>
U.S. home prices are on a roll. And as we head into the New Year, I am expecting another record year for home prices in 2018. Today, I am going to reveal the safest, easiest and most profitable way to benefit from this trend.
Fueled by record-low interest rates and housing inventories, home prices in the United States hit another all-time high in 2017.
This stock’s low price isn’t going to last forever — it’s time to get in while the getting’s good.
One of the main goals of my premium newsletter High-Yield Investing is stability. I like industries that don’t go through unpredictable hot and cold cycles. Student Transportation (NYSE: STB) is a textbook example.
Ford (NYSE:F) is known for its attractive valuation, it currently trades at around 7 times its 2017 projected earnings and has an attractive dividend yield of 5.36 percent. It also has a very low price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) compared to most other companies on the S&P 500. The stock trades at around $11 during the time I am writing this. However, after digging a little deeper, I have found....More>>>
If you're like most investors, you've been led to believe that it's impossible to earn large amounts of investment income without taking big risks. This idea – which you'll hear from many financial advisors and brokers – is simply wrong. It is possible to earn double-digit annual yields on your money – safely – by selling options. So why....More>>>
Shares in Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE:PBI) fell 12.9% in May, according to data from S&P Global Market Intelligence. The decline was led by an earnings presentation that may have disappointed investors because of its forward dividend yield of nearly 8.2%.
Big Lots (BIG) is down more than 10% on 09 March 2018 as the company came out with results that beat estimates on the profit side, but with sales that were a little weaker than expected. Guidance for the coming year was reasonable, but a little lower than consensus, as the com
LGI Homes (NASDAQ: LGIH) and Century Communities (NYSE:CCS) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, profitability, valuation, institutional ownership, earnings and d
Procter & Gamble's (NYSE:PG)almost 200-year business history is a testament to its stodgy but powerful business model. The last few years, though, have produced a change of pace that shareholders might more reasonably expect from tiny upstarts -- not a $230 billion titan that was incorporated