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
A number of recent articles stated that the governments new reverse mortgage changes (Mortgagee Letter 2017-12) will make the program less attractive to borrowers. However, this might have been an initial overreaction. While the program is being adjusted, the changes to the program could improve the market, lower costs for some borrowers, and secure the long-term health of the program.
Franklin Resources Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of GlaxoSmithKline plc (NYSE:GSK) by 3.4% in the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 177,169 shares of the pharmaceutical company’s stock after acquiring an additional 5,879 shares during the quarter. Franklin Resources Inc.’s....More>>>
Equities analysts expect Seagate Technology PLC (NASDAQ:STX) to post sales of $2.81 billion for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Four analysts have issued estimates for Seagate Technology’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $2.80 billion to $2.81 billion. Seagate Technology posted sales of $2.41 billion in the same quarter last year, which suggests a....More>>>
CME Group (NASDAQ:CME) – Investment analysts at Jefferies Group raised their Q1 2018 earnings per share estimates for shares of CME Group in a research note issued on Tuesday, April 10th. Jefferies Group analyst D. Fannon now anticipates that the financial services provider will post earnings of $1.84 per share for the quarter, up from their prior estimate of $1.80.
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A number of years ago, I wrote a book about women and money called Think Single! The title wasn’t a reference to marital status. Rather, it counseled all women to think independently about their finances.
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Recently, legendary hedge fund manager Whitney Tilson exhorted Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) CEO Reed Hastings to do an equity offering as soon as possible. This was an unusual open letter written by Tilson, who is friends with and an admirer of Hastings, as well as long Netflix stock.
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Its been a long time since the S&P 500 has had a perfect week. By perfect, we mean five consecutive days stretching from Monday through Friday with the index setting a new record high each day. The last one was recorded in 1998, according to Howard Silverblatt, senior index analyst for S&P Dow Jones Indices.
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Top executives at United Parcel Service Inc. (NYSE: UPS) took home outrageously high compensation last year, even though the parcel carrier missed many of its performance targets, like revenue growth and total shareholder returns.
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AON (NYSE: AON) and CorVel (NASDAQ:CRVL) are both finance companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, valuation, profitability, risk, analyst recommendations and dividends.
Wall Street analysts forecast that Old Second Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:OSBC) will announce sales of $32.15 million for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Two analysts have issued estimates for Old Second Bancorp’s earnings, with the highest sales estimate coming in at $34.60 million and the lo
BB&T Securities LLC raised its holdings in Aon PLC (NYSE:AON) by 6.2% during the 1st quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 23,068 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,352 shares during the period. BB&