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>>>
Back in the fall, my team ran a screen for the best-performing stocks from 1996 to 2016. Our goal was simple: Identify what factors can lead a stock to stupendous financial success, at a level that goes beyond virtually every other investment opportunity in the entire world. These opportunities are every investor's ultimate goal. But most people have no idea how they work…....More>>>
April 28, 2017: Markets opened mixed on Friday following a weak report on first-quarter GDP growth (up 0.7%). Even the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite couldn’t hold on to an early gain and trailed southward all day. Tech and energy were Friday’s best sectors while telecom and financials led the losers. WTI crude oil for June delivery settled at $49.33 a barrel, up 0.7% on the day but posted....More>>>
Some biotech stocks have made shareholders a lot of money over the last decade. Few, though, have performed as well as Opko Health (NASDAQ:OPK), Incyte (NASDAQ:INCY), and China Biologic Products (NASDAQ:CBPO). These three biotech stocks turned an initial investment of $10,000 into more than $100,000 in just 10 years. Here’s how they did it.
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Its not too early to start thinking about your 2016 tax return. Year-round record keeping is particularly important in the following areas:
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College. If you plan to claim the American Opportunity tax credit or other educational tax breaks, keep good records of payments for tuition and other eligible expenses. Following reports....More>>>
March 9, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 139 equities making new 52-week lows in Thursday’s session. On the NYSE, decliners led advancers by more than 2 to 1 and on the Nasdaq decliners led advancers by about 4 to 3.
Frontier Communications Corp. (NASDAQ: FTR) on Thursday matched a 52-week low of $2.49 posted on Wednesday. The stock’s 52-week high is....More>>>
Just as a rising tide lifts all boats, an ebb tide, while it doesn’t sink them, makes the going a bit tougher. For natural gas producers, a relatively mild winter so far has left storage caverns at elevated levels and weighed on the commodity price of the fuel.
From a high of around $3.80 per million BTUs at the beginning of the year, natural gas for April delivery closed Friday....More>>>
Allergan (NYSE:AGN) is one of the many biotech stocks that has been beaten down in the last one and a half year. In this article I will indicate 4 reasons why I think the company and the stock can perform well in the future.
Reason #1: Diversified sources of revenue and rich pipeline
One of the characteristics that I like in Allergan is its rich portfolio of drugs. As we can see....More>>>
My Top Pick for 2017 for growth investors is an engineering company that was founded in 1889 and is headquartered in The Hague, Netherlands, notes J. Royden Ward, editor of Cabot Benjamin Graham Value Investor.
Chicago Bridge & Iron (CBI) provides specialty engineering, procurement and construction services to customers in the energy infrastructure markets throughout the world.....More>>>
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One sound long-term investing strategy is to buy stocks that offer up high dividend yields.This strategy has become particularly enticing in today’s low interest rateenvironment, since it offers investors a chance to generate a lot of income from their portfolio. However, justbecausea stock offers up a high yield doesn’t make it an automatic buy, especially....More>>>
The approval of the Iranian Petroleum Contract is the culmination of a summer of economic diplomacy between Moscow and Tehran.
A long summer
On September 17th, Iran’s parliament endorsed a new Petroleum Contract put forward by the energy ministry and the cabinet. The coming weeks will reveal which oil majors are willing to risk investment in ventures with the National Iranian....More>>>
Veresen Inc. (OTC:FCGYF) is a Canadian based midstream energy infrastructure company, traded primarily on the Toronto Stock Exchange with a market capitalization of approximately CAD $4 billion.
Much of the investment press surrounding Veresen is focused on the Jordan Cove LNG development. While this is a major piece of the company’s growth potential, skepticism and regulatory delays....More>>>
China just moved a step closer to acquiring one of America’s oldest stock exchanges, despite security concerns raised by some in Congress.
This week a U.S. panel that examines foreign deals for potential national security concerns cleared the purchase of the 134-year-old Chicago Stock Exchange by a China-led group of investors.
The Chicago Stock Exchange said the Committee....More>>>
According to a Gartner report published earlier this year, global cloud application services, which consists of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) offerings, are expected to grow 20% this year to $37.7 billion. The market is estimated to have grown 16% in 2015 to $31.4 billion. This growth is attributed to the shift in the models of software vendors who are transitioning from on-premises licensed software....More>>>
In my previous article on GoPro, before the earnings, I had said that GoPro is a very risky stock and one must wait until the earnings before buying the stock. Well, the earnings weren’t good, the outlook was bad and the news that followed was worse. GoPro stock is down almost 15% since it reporteddisappointing Q3 earningsand the company has no one but itself to blame for this disaster. The....More>>>