London, X0, based Investment company USS Investment Management Ltd buys Manulife Financial Corp, Edison International, Baidu Inc, Union Pacific Corp, Citigroup Inc, Pioneer Natural Resources Co, America Movil SAB de CV, Allstate Corp, Vale SA, Ctrip.com International, sells JPMorgan Chase, Halliburton Co, NetEase Inc, Duke Energy Corp, PPL Corp during the 3-months ended 2017-09-30, according to....More>>>
Steve Sjuggerud has been keeping close tabs on oil prices… In recent months, Steve has highlighted several bearish signs for crude oil, including extreme sentiment among oil speculators and persistently bullish behavior in energy stocks. This week, he shared another. As he wrote in his latest True Wealth Systems Review of Market Extremes… Oil prices....More>>>
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>>>
The euro flexed its muscles against the dollar and other major currencies again on Monday, pushing closer to $1.20 as it touched a 2 1/2-year high, after European Central Bank President Mario Draghi held back last week from talking down the shared currency.
Trading was thin, however, as a public holiday in global foreign exchange capital London quieted dealings and kept most European trading....More>>>
Chesapeake Energy Corp. (NYSE:CHK) is one of the few highly leveraged energy companies that did not file for bankruptcy during the 2015-2016 energy price crisis, but it still faces significant headwinds and need to deleverage by selling assets. Some investors have asserted that the company should sell its Powder River Basin assets in Wyoming to pay down debt without making a thorough case for a....More>>>
Retirement investors want sure things. There isnt enough time to make up for stocks that just fall into the ground, never to return. So considering how awful energy has been for the past couple of years, its probably surprising to see energy stocks and retirement mentioned in the same vicinity.
Sustained low oil and natural gas prices have negatively impacted energy stocks. OK, thats putting....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>>>
My goal in this segment is to unlock both short-term and long-term growth in stocks that have just reported earnings. These stocks are specifically subject to enormous volatility as earnings reports are seen (and rightfully so) as a significant display of a company’s progression in the market. What I offer you is an analysis of the economic well-being of the company,....More>>>
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Deutsche Bank AG Chief Executive Officer John Cryan needs to convince investors he’s finally on the right track after tearing up his own turnaround plan just 17 months into the revamp.
Reaction so far to his....More>>>
U.S. stocks rallied on Tuesday, with major indexes simultaneously closing at records for a second session in a row on the back of gains in defensive sectors and energy, even as concerns remained about the markets valuation.
Stocks finished near their highs of the session with the days gains broad as all 11 of the S&P 500s sectors finished higher.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average....More>>>
With U.S. oil stockpile inventories at near maximum capacity, one particular subsector of the energy business that looks set to benefit is oil storage. Stockpile inventories have increased over the last several years, driven by record production from shale fields to keep up with demand from a growing economy. Oversupply is a bigger issue in the United States than other countries, with U.S. stockpiles....More>>>
For the past few years, companies like Uber have transformed the way people travel by land.
Now, a Fort Lauderdale, Fla.-headquartered startup JetSmarter Inc. aims to transform the way people travel by air by making it easy to book private jets last minute through a mobile app.
JetSmarter, backed by rapper Jay-Z and the royal family of Saudi Arabia, has raised $105 million....More>>>
My Top Pick for 2017 for growth investors is an engineering company that was founded in 1889 and is headquartered in The Hague, Netherlands, notes J. Royden Ward, editor of Cabot Benjamin Graham Value Investor.
Chicago Bridge & Iron (CBI) provides specialty engineering, procurement and construction services to customers in the energy infrastructure markets throughout the world.....More>>>
The Dividend Dogs Rule
The “dog” moniker was earned in three steps: (1) any stock paying a reliable, repeating dividend (2) whose price fell to a point where its yield (dividend/price) (3) grew higher than its peers (such as this Industrials collection), is so tagged. Thus, the highest yielding stocks in any collection became known as “dogs.”
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There are more than 4,300 U.S. companies you can buy stock in, but very few stand out as the best ways to grow your wealth.
GE stock, though, is one of the exceptions…
You see, to be a good long-term investment, a company must be positioned as a dominant leader in a necessary industry, one that has years of growth ahead. And that’s exactly what Money Morning Executive....More>>>