It’s the beginning of the year, the time when analysts publish forecasts for the year ahead.
Of course, many of these forward-looking forecasts are based on data from the past. For example, one way to project a future price target for the S&P 500 uses the long-term average price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio and estimated earnings per share (EPS) for the next 12 months.
SMART Global Holdings(NASDAQ:SGH)stock rose 43.5% in March, according to data provided byS&P Global Market Intelligence.
The stock gains correlated with SMART’s announcement that its executive chairman, Ajay Shah, would become the company’s new CEO, replacing Iain MacKenzie after a transitional period. This was followed by a strong second-quarter earnings....More>>>
Roosevelt Investment Group Inc. grew its position in Pfizer (NYSE:PFE) by 14.2% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 549,252 shares of the biopharmaceutical company’s stock after purchasing an additional 68,162 shares during the quarter. Pfizer makes up approximately 1.8% of Roosevelt....More>>>
Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL lifted its position in shares of National Health Investors, Inc. (NYSE:NHI) by 10.1% in the 1st quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 116,300 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after acquiring an additional 10,700 shares during the period. Virginia....More>>>
Uranium has been back in the news lately, not only due to its relationship with geopolitical maneuvering concerning nuclear weapons, but also as a necessary commodity in the global quest for clean, renewable energy.
The United States is the world’s largest producer of nuclear power, accounting for more than 30% of worldwide nuclear generation of electricity. While....More>>>
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These 10 states impose the highest taxes on retirees, according to Kiplingers 2017 analysis of state taxes. One treats Social Security benefits just like Uncle Samtaxing up to 85% of your benefits. Six others tax Social Security benefits if your earnings exceed specific income thresholds. Exempti
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