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>>>
I recently published a screen showing how one can make money using data from Wall Street analysts and was intrigued to see Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) on the list of passing stocks. That caught me by surprise, not because there’s anything wrong with BRK.B but because it’s not the sort of stock I typically associate with any aspect of the sell side. Motivated by curiosity, I decided....More>>>
October 6, 2016
7:30 PM EDT
A Gathering Storm of Political Risk.
The fourth quarter is shaping up as a veritable cauldron of political risk over much of the world.
Over the weekend, China Daily, China’s official Communist Party house organ, reportedly said that the United States and South Korea would “pay the price” for deploying an advanced ballistic missile....More>>>
FireEye Inc. (NASDAQ: FEYE) recently was given the nod by the giant investment bank Goldman Sachs as perhaps the best cybersecurity stock out there. FireEye might have found itself in just the right place at the right time as cybersecurity is one of the biggest growing concerns in the world today. Although FireEye has underperformed the broad markets since mid-2015 when the stock was near $50 per....More>>>
President Trump’s executive order rolling back energy regulations is unlikely to spawn a surge of jobs or a quick reduction offuel prices, as the basic rules of economics maintain a powerful hold on the industry.
Will coal jobs suddenly come roaring back? Dont bet on it. Will the price of electricity go into reverse? Not likely. Will increased federal land rights for oil and natural....More>>>
Yesterday, our Under the Radar Moversnewsletter suggested small cap emissions solutions stock Advanced Emissions Solutions, Inc (NASDAQ: ADES) as a potential long/bullish trade:
ADES earned a sport on out watchlist a few days ago when it broke out of a converging wedge pattern and pushed above a horizontal ceiling at $8.20. As we expected would be the case, Advanced Emissions Solutions cooled....More>>>
Mexico’s “contingency plan” to protect its economy from the “hurricane” effect of Donald Trump’s electoral victory isn’t working.
On Thursday, Mexico’s central bank tried to prop up its battered currency, the peso, by selling dollars to international investors. It’s the latest move by Mexico to stop the peso’s bleeding from Trump’s....More>>>
Welcome to the latest edition of the Energy Recap. This week, after receiving feedback from readers that they’d like to see some weekly data on oil, we’ve included two new charts from the EIA – “U.S. Crude Oil Domestic Production” and “U.S. Crude Oil Refinery Inputs.” Please let us know in the comments section below if these charts are helpful, or if there....More>>>
As oil nears $50, some investors fret that a new round of production could begin, undermining the nascent recovery. Not so, say Guggenheim’s Subash Chandra and Marshall Coltrain, who expect good things from WPX Energy (WPX), Devon Energy (DVN) and Continental Resources (CLR). They explain why:
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As oil approaches $50, we believe oil supply....More>>>
Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) reported fiscal first-quarter financial results after markets closed on Thursday. The company posted $0.76 in earnings per share (EPS) and $22.3 billion in revenue. There were consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters that called for $0.68 in EPS on $21.71 billion in revenue. The same period from last year had $0.67 in EPS on $21.66 billion in revenue.
The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported Wednesday afternoon that U.S. natural gas stocks decreased by 2 billion cubic feet for the week ending November 18. Analysts were expecting a storage addition of about 4 billion cubic feet. The five-year average for the week is an injection of around 3.8 billion cubic feet, and last year’s storage addition for the week totaled 4 billion....More>>>
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Tesla is set to reap massive revenues from the industry which powers every other one: energy. Solar energy will power TSLA stock going forward.
Since its IPO in 2010, Tesla (NSDQ:TSLA) has had short periods of volatility and also uncertainty about its viability as a game-changing company. Elon Musks ambitious projects had raised some eyebrows on the Wall Street. However, recent developments....More>>>
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Certain public service workers can have their remaining student loan balance forgiven after working full-time for an eligible organization for 10 years. But....More>>>
Vanguard Natural Resources, LLC (NYSE:VNR) has painted itself into a corner. For investors to survive, the paint better be fast-drying. The paint in this case is energy prices, which need to rise (dry) quickly. There was a report by Reuters on Sept. 20 that Vanguard hired Evercore Partners for advisement on debt restructuring. Many investor saw this as a serious yellow flag and reacted negatively.....More>>>