Sometimes the market gets fairly excited about a perceived significant event causing a lot of would-be investors to jump into an investment without properly weighing all the potential risks and outcomes. Cobas Asset Management invested in Teekay Corporation (TK) to the tune of about 4 million sha
TOKYO–Japan’s consumer prices rose for the first time in more than a year in January as rising global oil prices gave Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and the Bank of Japan a helping hand in their campaign to overcome deflation.
The fractional increase in prices still leaves the central bank far from its 2% price goal, but it may fuel speculation over when the bank might consider raising....More>>>
Master limited partnerships (MLPs) may be getting a big shot in the arm in the upcoming year. And it’s all because of President Donald Trump. We know that Trump is already a fan of pipelines — his actions on the Keystone XL and infrastructure plans confirm this. The big win for MLPs may come from his plans to reform taxes.
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Adult isnt just a noun anymore. It has been verbed, as in, Mom says I need to get a job and move out. I guess its time to start adulting. And now theres a school to teach just that. If you have millennial kids, you might want to tell them.
Portland, Maine entrepreneurs Rachel Weinstein and Katie Brunelle just opened The Adulting....More>>>
A closer look at the uranium mining industry over the last 20 years reveals a classic debt-fueled commodity cycle which peaked in 1Q2011 and, I believe, bottomed in 4Q2016. As demand increased globally and uranium spot prices rose to over $70/lb by early 2011, gargantuan long-term CAPEX projects were commissioned to increase production. However, after total nuclear energy consumption peaked at ~626....More>>>
Since the moment it was announced, we’ve been highly bullish on the complicated-but-intriguing deal that would combine the oilfield services unit of General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) and all of sector rival Baker Hughes Inc. (NYSE: BHI).
But investors seem confused by the deal – about whether it was a shrewd move or a panic play by GE.
Micron (NSDQ:MU) stock gained more than 7% yesterday after Citi initiated its coverage on Micron with a price target of $30, almost 50% upside from yesterday’s close. Micron stock is on atear, gaining around 40% in last one year, handsomely beating the broader market and the semiconductor index. The stock closed yesterday’s trade....More>>>
Russia has a history of creating both huge profits and huge losses for private investors and the market today offers more opportunities than ever to invest in the country. Two recent catalysts, the election of Donald Trump and rebounding oil prices, have pushed Russian stocks higher and could cause many investors to give the country a new look.
Larkspur, CA, based Investment company Park West Asset Management LLC buys eBay, Dell Technologies, Ellie Mae, Alliance Data Systems, Shutterfly, Nexstar Media Group, Marvell Technology Group, FirstCash, DaVita, Brunswick, sells Pandora Media, Service International, LendingClub, Tailored Brands, Stamps.com during the 3-months ended 2016-12-31, according to the most recent filings of the investment....More>>>
There's no need to worry yet. But investors should start keeping an eye out for bears. Let me explain… Bear markets start with three common conditions… 1. A sudden, sharp rise in interest rates. 2. A peak in margin debt (the amount of money that investors borrow to buy stocks). 3. ....More>>>
Welcome to the latest edition of the Energy Recap. This week, after receiving feedback from readers that they’d like to see some weekly data on oil, we’ve included two new charts from the EIA – “U.S. Crude Oil Domestic Production” and “U.S. Crude Oil Refinery Inputs.” Please let us know in the comments section below if these charts are helpful, or if there....More>>>
Related OIH Fast Money Traders Share Their Q4 Picks Oil & Oil Services Stocks Up, But Schlumberger Down Following EPS Cut Crude oil, energy stocks crushed after historic inventory surge (Seeking Alpha) Related APC 5 Biggest Price Target Changes For Wednesday Benzinga's Top Upgrades ....More>>>
On a great day for theVanEck Vectors Oil Services ETF (OIH) and big holdings like Schlumberger (SLB), Halliburton (HAL), and Baker Hughes (BHI), Weatherford International (WFT) is doing better than most. One reason: Barclays analystsJ. David Anderson andWilliam Thompson upgraded Weatherford to Overweight from Equal Weight. They explain why:
The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported Wednesday afternoon that U.S. natural gas stocks decreased by 2 billion cubic feet for the week ending November 18. Analysts were expecting a storage addition of about 4 billion cubic feet. The five-year average for the week is an injection of around 3.8 billion cubic feet, and last year’s storage addition for the week totaled 4 billion....More>>>
Small cap China based online retailstockLightinthebox Holding Co (NYSE: LITB) reportedQ1 2017 earnings as net revenues increased 8.0% to $72.7 million (above the high end of the Company's guidance of $72.0 million). Net revenues from product sales were $64.8 million versus$61.9 million and n
So far, I’ve been a small brick in the “wall of worry” being climbed by Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) stock. I argued in March, for instance, that Microsoft was worth about $100 billion too much. MSFT stock has gained another 12%-plus since then — and Microsoft
Master limited partnerships (MLPs) may be getting a big shot in the arm in the upcoming year. And it’s all because of President Donald Trump. We know that Trump is already a fan of pipelines — his actions on the Keystone XL and infrastructure plans confirm this. The big win for M