Tuesday was quiet on Wall Street, and major stock indexes edged lower without straying too far from where they started the session. Market participants seemed content to wait for more definitive news on key issues, including global trade, economic growth, and the U.S. debt ceiling. However, analysts spoke up about some promising stocks, sending their share prices higher. Aurora Cannabis (NYSE:ACB),....More>>>
Swiss National Bank lowered its stake in Packaging Co. of America (NYSE:PKG) by 13.1% in the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 301,500 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after selling 45,500 shares during the period. Swiss National Bank’s holdings in Packaging Co. of America were worth $33,979,000 as of its most recent filing with....More>>>
First Capital Realty (TSE:FCR) had its price target boosted by research analysts at Raymond James from C$22.00 to C$23.00 in a research report issued on Friday. Raymond James’ price target would indicate a potential upside of 5.41% from the company’s current price.
Several other equities analysts also recently weighed in on FCR. BMO Capital Markets restated an “outperform”....More>>>
On Sunday, the U.S. and China put trade tensions aside in hopes of reaching a stable and broad trade agreement. With previously at-risk stocks beginning to rise, there seems to be room for profit in these formerly questionable markets. Read on for three stocks that investors should reconsider as the trade war is put on hold.
Stocks to Buy
Norbord (OSB ) , a manufacturer of wood-based....More>>>
By Ben Reynolds
Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS) is the third-largest Canadian bank ranked by market cap.
Bank of Nova Scotia’s market cap is $64 billion The Toronto-Dominion Bank’s market cap is $83 billion Royal Bank of Canada’s market cap is $94 billion
Bank of Nova Scotia’s financial metrics should immediately stand out for value-focused dividend....More>>>
The thing is, boys can’t fly. No matter how much they believe.
Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda may not say that on Wednesday, when he speaks at an annual BOJ conference in Tokyo. But he’s been forced to acknowledge it, at least implicitly, since famously invoking Peter Pan in a speech at the same event three years ago.
“I trust that many of you are familiar....More>>>
Shares of BAE Systems (LON:BA) have been assigned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the eleven analysts that are covering the firm, Marketbeat.com reports. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, three have given a hold recommendation, five have assigned a buy recommendation and one has given a strong buy recommendation to the company. The average....More>>>
&l;p&g;&l;img class=&q;dam-image getty size-large wp-image-543643852&q; src=&q;https://specials-images.forbesimg.com/dam/imageserve/543643852/960×0.jpg?fit=scale&q; data-height=&q;664&q; data-width=&q;960&q;&g; The first of Britain&s;s new supersonic stealth strike fighters arrives in the UK for the first time at RAF Fairford on June 29, 2016 in Gloucestershire, England. The F-35B Lightning....More>>>
Shares of Manchester United PLC (NYSE:MANU) have earned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the seven ratings firms that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat reports. Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 12 month target price among brokerages that have covered the stock in the last year is $23.67.....More>>>
Evonik Industries (FRA:EVK) has been assigned a €34.00 ($40.00) price target by equities research analysts at Nord/LB in a note issued to investors on Thursday. The firm presently has a “neutral” rating on the stock. Nord/LB’s price target suggests a potential upside of 8.31% from the stock’s current price.
A number of other equities analysts have also weighed....More>>>
After reporting first-quarter results, shares in Nevro Corp. (NYSE:NVRO), a medical device maker that is focused on pain management, fell 15% as of 10:58 a.m. EDT on Tuesday.
Here’s a look at the headline numbers from the company’s first quarter:
Revenue grew 28% to $87.6 million. The growth was driven by a 33% increase in North....More>>>
ValuEngine upgraded shares of Cooper Standard (NYSE:CPS) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday.
Other equities analysts have also issued research reports about the company. Zacks Investment Research raised Cooper Standard from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $144.00 target price on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, April 25th.....More>>>
The punishing past month for stocks worldwide has sparked a dash to cash.
It also may have helped create bargains in the cash-handling industry, where bulls see an encouraging—and underappreciated—push into higher-end services.
The industry’s bread-and-butter for decades has been armored vans that move bags of money from stores to banks, as well as other traditional cash-management....More>>>
The Internet of Things — that oft-used and generic term that describes the internet-connection-enabling technology being placed in virtually everything — has been hyped for years. And why not? According to tech researcher IDC, spending on the IoT is supposed to grow to $1.2 trillion by 2022, a 14% growth rate each year from now until then.
That should be great news for IoT hardware....More>>>
If investors thought the temporary shock waves created by Italy’s political turmoil earlier this week was bad, they should imagine what it would have felt like if global central banks weren’t still providing support via easy monetary policy.
Those are the concerns by some investors who say the strength of the flight-to-quality rally in Treasurys and the selloff in Italian government paper....More>>>