Old West Investment Management LLC trimmed its position in Theravance Biopharma Inc (NASDAQ:TBPH) by 4.0% during the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 109,320 shares of the biopharmaceutical company
Retirees should generally invest in companies with wide moats and solid dividends. In a previous article, I noted that AT&T and Unilever were easy-to-understand companies that were ideal for most retirement portfolios. Today, I’ll add two more companies to that list — alcoholic beverage giants Diageo (NYSE:DEO) and Anheuser-Busch InBev (NYSE:BUD).
The question of how companies should spend their tax-cut windfall has been a hot topic, not least because many executives and shareholders already think they know the answer dividends and buybacks.
But improving a companys return on equity can also be achieved by focusing on a single metric: ESG, or environmental, social and corporate governance criteria, according to Savita Subramanian....More>>>
Actionable Conclusions (1-10): Analysts Predict Top Ten “Safer” Dividend Consumer Cyclical Dogs To Net 7.48% to 55.24% Gains By October 2018
Three of the ten top “safer” Consumer Cyclical dogs (tinted gray in the chart above) were verified as also being among the top ten yielders for the coming year based dog metrics. Thus the dog strategy for this group, as....More>>>
Ford (NYSE:F) is known for its attractive valuation, it currently trades at around 7 times its 2017 projected earnings and has an attractive dividend yield of 5.36 percent. It also has a very low price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) compared to most other companies on the S&P 500. The stock trades at around $11 during the time I am writing this. However, after digging a little deeper, I have found....More>>>
Columbia Banking System Inc (NASDAQ:COLB) files its latest 10-K with SEC for the fiscal year ended on December 31, 2017. Columbia Banking System Inc is active in the financial services domain. It is the holding company for Columbia State Bank, which specializes in providing products for the real estate sector. It also provides services to professionals and individuals. Columbia Banking System Inc....More>>>
Dividend investors are always on the search for underappreciated, overlooked stocks that are yielding far more than they should be. In the Internet Age, these stocks have become harder and harder to find. But today, I want to introduce you to one that I consider to be an exceptional deal: Chesapeake Lodging Trust (NYSE:CHSP), a REIT that is currently yielding a very healthy and sustainable 6.2%....More>>>
I have written about Intel Corporation (INTC) a couple of times now, the last time being on July 3rd. Previously I have found that Intel is a company I want to own. Back at the beginning of July, Intel had not yet reported its Q2 earnings as that release was scheduled towards the end of the month. I like that Intel had by that point a full year of rising....More>>>
Investors who’ve waited patiently for shares of Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) to get cheap have gotten their chance. Despite stronger-than-expected growth in the company’s commercial cloud business during its fiscal third quarter, Microsoft shares are down more than 4% in after-hour session Thursday.
Microsoft’s cloud-first strategy, implemented by under CEO Satya Nadella,....More>>>
October 11, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 40 equities making new 52-week lows in Wednesday’s session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by around 3 to 2 and on the Nasdaq advancers and decliners were evenly split.
General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) dropped about 2% Wednesday to post a new 52-week low of $22.90 after closing at $23.36 on Tuesday. The 52-week....More>>>
Fairfax (OTCPK:FRFHF) is Canadas answer to Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK.A), (NYSE:BRK.B). The company is in insurance and various investments just like Berkshire. Prem Watsa, Fairfaxs CEO, is one of the most respected value investors in business and has a phenomenal track record. Investors have cooled on the stock because the book value hasn’t grown in several years. Watsa is sitting on a....More>>>
At Money Morning, we’ve always viewed the mainstream financial world and Wall Street with skeptical eyes. While we’re not contrarians for the sake of being against the grain, we realize that analysts and so-called “experts” frequently get things wrong…
For example, remember when Jim Cramer, famed host of CNBC’s “Mad Money,” urged viewers....More>>>
Ensco (NYSE:ESV) has made an excellent decision to merge with Atwood Oceanics (NYSE:ATW). The merger results in creating an entity with a superb geographic diversification and a wide base of customers, best in its class and possessing a healthy mix of quality assets. As the oil market recovers an
Next Avenue recently asked readers to tell us the estate planning questions they’d like us to answer. We’re now back with the experts’ views on the top question on your mind, plus — as a bonus — their insights on the two runners-up. The questions were:
Shares ofTrivago N.V.(NASDAQ:TRVG) were heading south today as the hotel-booking specialist issued another disappointing earnings report and lowered its outlook for the year. Following a spike early last year, revenue growth continued to decelerate and turned negative in the first q
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Gendell Jeffrey L acquired a new position in shares of First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) in the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor acquired 77,500 shares of the solar cell manufacturer’s stock, valued at approximately $5,501,000. First Solar accounts for app