Sometimes the market gets fairly excited about a perceived significant event causing a lot of would-be investors to jump into an investment without properly weighing all the potential risks and outcomes. Cobas Asset Management invested in Teekay Corporation (TK) to the tune of about 4 million sha
Regulators are not required by the Constitution, but Congress, perverse as it is, is the body closest to the people, getting put up for election regularly. Of course Congress should oversee financial regulation and monetary policy froman unelected Federal Reserve. That’s their job.
I’m not saying that the Congressmen themselves understand these things well enough to do anything....More>>>
In what was one of the wildest weeks of 2016, investors were out in full force buying stocks, and that was something that had insiders waiting to sell shares licking their chops. With the third-quarter earnings parade over, many of the windows prohibiting insider trades are opening back up, and the positive markets and extreme liquidity made the timing perfect for those selling.
Back in February I wrote about how at $7.34 per share I thought it was a good time to take a hard look at Consol Energy (NYSE:CNX). As per usual this idea was found by studying the portfolio of a world class investor.
In the case of Consol that investor was David Einhorn.
What I thought was especially attractive about Consol was that Einhorn had bought the stock at prices as high as....More>>>
We are coming into the fall and the third quarter, aftera surprisingly solid push fromthe markets over the summer. Analysts may say it isnt fundamentally sound but that does not detract from the gains. The high valuations, low volatility, no sell in May and go away and even weak economic data and earnings seem immaterial at this point.
The bull market is now over seven years old. Still, the....More>>>
If you are looking for a three-bagger, you can’t go wrong with GDXJ. And if you are looking for a five-bagger, SILJ will do the trick. However, if you want a good risk/reward stock with 10-bagger potential, those are becoming harder to find. From the recent selloff in gold/silver miners, I have three for you.
The US dollar is bid against all the major and most emerging market currencies. An important driver is the backing up of US rates. The two-year yield, which is particularly sensitive to Fed policy is at its highest level since early June (~86 bp). The US 10-year yield is five basis points higher today at 1.77%, which is the highest in four months.
Deutsche Bank’s Myles Walton and team explain why they’re bullish on Boeing (BA) despite its recent woes:
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It’s much easier to be a bull on defense than it is to be positive on anything in commercial aero. That being said, we see Boeing worth the effort given the still strongest prospects for sustainable cash growth and cash return....More>>>
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After stumbling badly on negative publicity about foodborne illness at some of its restaurants, the fast casual dining industry’s once unstoppable frontrunner finally caught a break: On February 1, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) declared Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) free of the nasty E. coli bug responsible for the illness outbreak.
Getty Images You’ve probably been seeing headlines about yet another financial crash on the horizon. It’s true, the International Monetary Fund has released grim projections for the immediate future of world finance. Why? Well, it’s complicated. Basically, the forces which were put in place to fix the last recession may just have caused another bubble in another sector. The....More>>>
It's important for investors to know how to invest in penny stocks safely. That's because they're often volatile and can sometimes be fraudulent, despite offering triple-digit returns in a matter of weeks. We'll show you our top two strategies for finding good penny stocks to bu
I (Porter) know a headline like that will leave me with only about five people still reading. So let me try again... The next 18 months will likely see: a terrible bear market... a substantial economic recession... and a great opportunity for you to buy high-quality businesses at reasonable p
Ive been right about Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) thus far.
There seem to be only two schools on Tesla. You either love the carmaker, or you hate it with a passion. I fall into the latter category, not because I'm anti clean energy, or opposed to new entries to the auto industry, but because of the