Fiscal 2017 was one of the best years for the EU economy in the last decade, with synchronized economic growth through all European countries:
The synchronized economic performance led annual GDP growth to 2.7%, the highest indicator since 2011. With positive performance over other economic metricss:
Unemployment dropped to the lowest rate since 2008 Starting from 2016, EU....More>>>
Earnings season has quieted to a whimper these days, but that will only draw more attention to Alibaba (NYSE:BABA) later this week. China’s leading online marketplace operator reports financial results on Thursday morning, and Wall Street is holding out for another strong showing.
Alibaba has been a machine, cranking out healthy yet consistent growth. Year-over-year revenue gains....More>>>
Equities research analysts expect US Concrete Inc (NASDAQ:USCR) to announce sales of $426.41 million for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Three analysts have made estimates for US Concrete’s earnings, with the lowest sales estimate coming in at $422.01 million and the highest estimate coming in at $433.21 million. US Concrete reported sales of $354.63 million during....More>>>
Genesis Energy LP (NYSE:GEL) files its latest 10-K with SEC for the fiscal year ended on December 31, 2018. Genesis Energy LP provides onshore pipeline transportation of crude oil and carbon dioxide, offshore pipeline transportation of crude oil in the Gulf of Mexico, refinery services, marine transportation, and supply and logistics service. Genesis Energy LP has a market cap of $2.6 billion; its....More>>>
SEOUL–South Korean exports–a bellwether for global trade–rose for a fourth straight month in February on brisk demand overseas. Shipment growth was faster than expected.
Exports rose 20.2% from a year earlier to $43.19 billion in February after the prior month’s 11.2% gain, according to preliminary data from the trade ministry and the customs office. The latest reading....More>>>
Wall Street analysts forecast that Proto Labs Inc (NYSE:PRLB) will report $112.52 million in sales for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Three analysts have made estimates for Proto Labs’ earnings, with the highest sales estimate coming in at $112.55 million and the lowest estimate coming in at $112.50 million. Proto Labs posted sales of $88.11 million during the same quarter....More>>>
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The American alcohol market has shown impressive growth rates, especially over other countries where drinking beer and spirits is engraved in its culture, Berenberg’s....More>>>
Analysts expect Spark Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:ONCE) to post earnings per share of ($0.94) for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Seven analysts have provided estimates for Spark Therapeutics’ earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at ($0.15) and the lowest estimate coming in at ($2.44). Spark Therapeutics posted earnings of ($1.90) per share during the same quarter....More>>>
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In some cases, something you don’t really want becomes a value if the price gets low enough. That explains some fast-food value menus, and it contributes to the appeal of dollar stores.
But there are other items — think Miami Marlins tickets or a bottle of Mountain Dew — that you don’t want no matter the price. Something you don’t want doesn’t become a....More>>>
Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) reported fiscal second quarter 2018 results after markets closed Thursday. For the quarter, the coffee roasting and restaurant company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.53 on revenues of $6.03 billion. In the same period a year ago, the company reported EPS of $0.45 on revenues of $5.29 billion. Fourth-quarter results compare to consensus estimates....More>>>
Retail Sales Remain Robust Despite Slow February
A week ago, the census bureau reported that February retail sales were flat (+0.1%) compared to January, ostensibly as households slowed down their purchases as they awaited tax refunds that were slow to go out.
Despite this, there’s reason for optimism – retail sales were up 3.7% in the first two months of....More>>>
If you follow Kinder Morgan (KMI), I’d be shocked if you missed the big news back in July. The press release title says it all:
Kinder Morgan Announces Expected 60% Dividend Increase for 2018 and Projects 25% Annual Dividend Growth from 2018 Through 2020
Furthermore, we’ve seen articles like this:
Kinder Morgan: Buy While It’s Still Cheap Kinder Morgan: Recent....More>>>
In this week’s episode of Industry Focus: Healthcare, host Kristine Harjes interviews Matt Wallach, the co-founder and president of cloud computing company Veeva Systems (NYSE:VEEV). Veeva serves healthcare companies across the board, from fledgling biotechs to massive stalwarts like Johnson & Johnson, and many investors see big potential for sustainable, long-term growth in the future.
It is often said that value investing requires patience.
Unlike most investment-related generalizations, this statement is actually 100% correct. While value investing is often viewed as more of a long-term venture than “growth” investing, the fact is that any investing requires patience and discipline. Not every position works out immediately. Moreover, because nobody can time....More>>>