At first, the gifts seemed innocent enough: a free dinner and a private helicopter tour over the Grand Canyon. By the end of it, though, the Polish official was standing in a Warsaw parking lot, accepting $100,000 in bags of cash, given to him in exchange for multi-million-dollar government contracts.
You might be thinking that this government employee was being paid off by the mafia or some....More>>>
At first glance, meal-kit delivery service Blue Apron (NYSE: APRN) seems to possess all the ingredients of a Wall Street darling: an extraordinary revenue growth story (133% year-over-year growth in 2016), a new take on a staple of daily life that blends a tangible product with technology, and a product that addresses multiple macro trends. The companys prospectus highlighted all of these trends:....More>>>
Donald Trump says his businesses won’t do any new deals while he’s in office, his latest vague pledge that leaves more questions than answers about how his sprawling real estate empire will operate under his presidency.
Trump made the announcement on Monday night, hours after postponing a press conference at which he had promised to talk about his plans to try to avoid potential....More>>>
Varian Medical Systems Inc. (NYSE: VAR) sure sawa pop on Thursday, just a day ahead of earnings from General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE). These two companies might not be tied together on normal days. This time it’s because of merger rumors. Varian shares were up as much as 10% on Thursday after a report that GE might be acquiring the medical devices and equipment company.
Today, our Elite Opportunity Pronewsletter suggested mid cap global life sciencescloud-based software solutions stock Veeva Systems Inc (NYSE: VEEV) as a bullish long trade for investors who have patience:
Technically, we’ve provided two key charts below, a monthly and a daily chart. As you can see on the monthly chart, shares of VEEV broke to a new all-time high just last month. Although....More>>>
Is it time to speculate or to be cautious? I hope you've asked yourself that question. The answer gets to the heart of an important idea. It may shift the way you approach the markets… And it will allow you to recognize many more opportunities to profit in the coming year. Today, I'll show you how to do both – proceed with caution and speculate – safely.....More>>>
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It has taken Royal Gold (NASDAQ:RGLD) some time to close its first deal in 2016, but a certain hiatus was probably needed after last year’s four-deal flurry that culminated in the $610 million purchase of a gold and silver stream on Barrick Gold’s (NYSE:ABX) interest in the Pueblo Viejo mine in the Dominican Republic.
On September 19, it was finally time to announce another transaction,....More>>>
Asian shares started stronger Tuesday after their worst day in two months, but by the sessions end found themselves with modest gains at best as worries about U.S. interest-rate policy persist.
Fears of a rate increase, which have built in recent days, eased overnight following dovish comments from Federal Reserve Gov. Lael Brainard ahead of next weeks Federal Open Market Committee meeting.....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