The technological revolution of the past 15 years has posed well-documented and existential challenges for many of the print media behemoths of the twentieth century. Other publishers, however, have had their growth turbocharged by this transformation, bringing them inexorably to the attention of strategic and financial acquirers.
Specialist data providers capable of supplying their corporate....More>>>
A quick note: With the 280+ comments I received on my piece published over the weekend about selling a portion of your Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) stock, I wanted to further clarify my position as the context is important in reading this piece. Unfortunately, many I fear read the title and glossed over the article before commenting, albeit insightful and informative commentary.
Shares ofPenn National Gaming, Inc. (NASDAQ:PENN), casino operator and equipment maker largely focused on slot machines, climbed 28% throughout March, according to data fromS&P Global Market Intelligence, after the company announced that it raised financial guidance for the first quarter of 2017 ending March 31.
During the past year I have been a long term bear on Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG). Twelve months ago I stated P&G may underperform due to competitive pressure from private label, a high payout ratio and increasing competition in the highest margin businesses. Six months ago I stated the company’s Shrink to Grow program has not led to increases in market share, consistent organic volume....More>>>
Investment company Julian Robertson buys Adobe Systems Inc, Boston Scientific Corp, JPMorgan Chase, NetEase Inc, Bank of the Ozarks Inc, Qualcomm Inc, DineEquity Inc, Controladora Vuela Compania de Aviacion SAB de CV, Wingstop Inc, Fiesta Restaurant Group Inc, sells HollyFrontier Corp, Apple Inc, Shire PLC, CommScope Holding Co Inc, Bank of America Corporation during the 3-months ended 2017-03-31,....More>>>
A Super Bowl commercial aimed at people suffering from opioid-induced constipation has incited public outrage. A Super Bowl ad for opioid-induced constipation has sparked a major backlash.
The ad, which reached more than 111 million viewers, touted a drug to help opioid users suffering from irregularity. But many medical and political leaders saw it as an attempt to capitalize on....More>>>
Welcome to the latest issue of the PRO Weekly Digest. Every Saturday for Seeking Alpha PRO subscribers and Sunday for all other Seeking Alpha users, we publish highlights from our PRO coverage as well as feature interviews and other notable goings-on with SA PRO. Comment below or email us at pro-editors at seekingalpha.com to let us know what you think. Find past editions here.
One way that we Fools generate investment ideas is by poring through SEC filings of billionaire investors. These filings track the recent buy and sell decisions of some of the smartest money managers in the world, so keeping an eye on what these investors are up to makes a lot of sense.
With that in mind, we asked a team of Fools each to highlight a stock that a billionaire investor....More>>>
The Q4 2016 earnings report for small cap mobile game stock Glu Mobile Inc (NASDAQ: GLUU)is scheduled for after the market closes onWednesday (February 8). In the past, our SmallCap Network Elite Opportunity (SCN EO) portfolio had open positions in other mobile game stocks with our SCN EO newsletter notingin August 2015 before that summers market meltdown:
The National Retail Federation NRF expects retail sales in November and December to increase 3.6%, which is slightly less than the 3.7% expected, according to a FactSet report.
The figure, which excludes autos, gasoline and restaurants, would bring sales to nearly $656 billion. The rate of growth was 3% in 2015 during the same period, and has averaged 2.5% over the past ten years.More than137....More>>>
Jiangnan Group (OTC:OTC:JNGHF) is one of the largest manufacturers in China of electricity wires and cables. At first, this seems like a very boring commodity industry that seems heavily exposed to a potential bubble. But taking a closer look reveals an industry with very attractive economics (if you are a large player) where peers tend to get high earnings multiples. And that tends towards consolidation.....More>>>
The Dow Jones Industrial Average bucked the broader markets weakness on Thursday to close at a record high, even as large-cap technology stocks weighed down the Nasdaq Composite index for a second straight session.
Related SPY Tiki Barber Talks About His Biggest Financial Blunder And Why He Started Thuzio S&P 500 Index Futures Lower In Choppy Session The Way Forward For Hedge Funds (Seeking Alpha) Related S&P 500 Index Futures Lower In Choppy Session S&P 500 Index Futures Flat In Quiet Trading....More>>>
A pile of rusty pipes and materials are all that remain of Lanzhou New Area’s tram project. Only a year ago it was a flagship public-private partnership for the planned city in Central China, before it fell victim to President Xi Jinping’s debt clampdown.
Major offshore drilling stocks have had a great start to this year. Rowan (RDC), Diamond Offshore (DO), Transocean (RIG), Ensco (ESV), and Noble Corp. (NE) have all increased in price. The main driver for this price increase was the upside in oil prices. Brent oil (BNO) is now close to the psych