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Preferred stocks are, in all likelihood, the income investor’s dream come true after the financial crisis. There are many factors that have helped preferred stocks during this period and in this report I want to take a look at where we stand currently. There are 478 issues in my database that trade on primary exchanges, excluding the mandatory convertible preferred stocks, which I cannot include....More>>>
From the time of yearto the neighborhood, alot of factors come into play when youre selling a home. But heresone variable you might not haveconsidered color.
During open houses andonline searches, the colors of your home are constantly working for or against you. Thats according to Zillow, a real estate and rental marketplace, which examinedover32,000 photos from sold homes around the country....More>>>
Wexford, PA, based Investment company Gibson Capital, LLC buys iShares Russell 1000 Value, iShares Core S&P Small-Cap, Apple, sells Vanguard Global ex-U.S. Real Estate ETF during the 3-months ended 2017-03-31, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Gibson Capital, LLC. As of 2017-03-31, Gibson Capital, LLC owns 34 stocks with a total value of $292 million. These are....More>>>
Its no secret that Americans arent very good at saving for retirement. One thing that has shown some promise in the U.S. among workers who have access to defined-contribution retirement plans where they work, such as 401(k) or 403(b) plans, is to raise the default savings rate for participants.
Retirement-plan practitioners have long thought that higher default savings rates would scare....More>>>
Under President Trump’s description of a trade deficit, America is losing money to Mexico, China, Germany and Japan.
America had a trade deficit with all those countries in 2016. But that’s not the same as losing money.
A trade deficit means the U.S. bought more goods and services from each of those countries than they bought from America.
These normally mundane....More>>>
For the 70th-anniversary issue of Kiplingers Personal Finance, we distilled our best advice to show you how to build, protect and enhance your wealth throughout your life. Start with these tips to save more for retirement:
BUY THE FULL SPECIAL REPORT: 70 Time-Tested Tactics to Build Your Wealth
Save early and often. The sooner you start to save, the easier it will be to amass....More>>>
Micron Stock Has Gained 50% In Last 6 Months
Micron (NSDQ:MU) stock gained more than 7% yesterday after Citi initiated its coverage on Micron with a price target of $30, almost 50% upside from yesterday’s close. Micron stock is on atear, gaining around 40% in last one year, handsomely beating the broader market and the semiconductor index. The stock closed yesterday’s trade....More>>>
Stocks defied the skeptics by soaring today–despite an earlyselloff–following Donald Trump’s victory in the 2016 presidential election.
The S&P 500 rose 1.1% to2,163.26 today, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 256.95 points, or 1.4%,18,589.69. The Nasdaq Composite rose 1.1% to5,251.07.
Stonebridge Capital Advisors’s....More>>>
When Merck (MRK) claimed Gilead Sciences (GILD) had infringed on its patents in creating blockbuster hepatitis-C drugs Sovaldi and Harvoni, it asked for royalties of 10% of all sales. While the jury earlier this week found Merck’s patents to be valid, it determined that Gilead would have to pay just $200 million. Leerink’s Geoffrey Porges explains:
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Most companies that have gone public this year are biotech firms and the first quarter marked the slowest start to IPOs since the last recession. In the current quarter, the fact that companies outside of biotech are eyeing or marching through the IPO door may be a sign of a slow thaw?
It doesn’t matter what Trump thinks or says. It matters what he does, and more importantly, what federal regulators do. Such is the patient suffering of AT&T (NYSE:T). Just what am I talking about here? WE learned today that allegedly Trump has expressed reservations and opposition to the AT&T and Time Warner (NYSE:TWX) deal. Supposedly Trump contended that the merger would concentrate....More>>>
Now that 2016 has come to an end, it is important to look forward and backwards for the new year. Many investment strategists have been issuing their top 2017 picks and favorites, and that was the same issue from Merrill Lynch to start the year. The firm issued 8 top picks with Buy ratings for the first quarter and most have an implied upside of 15% or more. Just keep in mind that some analyst price....More>>>
Is it time to speculate or to be cautious? I hope you've asked yourself that question. The answer gets to the heart of an important idea. It may shift the way you approach the markets… And it will allow you to recognize many more opportunities to profit in the coming year. Today, I'll show you how to do both – proceed with caution and speculate – safely.....More>>>
Gilead Sciences (GILD) posted better-than-expected fourth-quarter financial results as sales of its hepatitis C drugs exceeded forecasts. Still, the biotech giant gave back after-hour gains as full-year sales forecasts failed to impress.
Gilead also boosted its dividend and almost doubled its share repurchase plan.
At a recent $83, the shares were up 0.4% after earlier climbing more....More>>>