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>>>
I’ve been positive on streaming and royalty company Royal Gold (NASDAQ:RGLD) in the past. For example, I really liked the company’s $70 million acquisition of a royalty on Barrick Gold’s (NYSE:ABX) Cortez mine, and I felt Royal Gold’s Q3 2016 financial earnings were very impressive. But there are a few reasons....More>>>
Want big returns? Take on big risks. So goes the inescapable calculus of investing. With so many investors focused on safety and income these days, we decided to take a contrarian approach by looking for risky companies that have the potential to deliver big payoffs.
Weve identified eight risky stocks that we believe are worth the risk. Several of these companies, we feel, have the potential....More>>>
S3 Partners’ Ihor Dusaniwsky contends that the incredible rally in DryShips (DRYS) is not a short squeeze, but it’s not being driven by fundamentals either. He explains why:
Dryships recent price move is spectacular, but it is not a short squeeze; instead, day traders are bidding up the price of DRYS quite aggressively in hopes of short-term profits. The first time Dryships trading....More>>>
Big banks have gotten a boost today from JPMorgan Chase’s (JPM) dividend increase, and the hawkish Fed minutes, because higher rates are still expected to help banks out despite what happened last time. In a note previewing Wells Fargo’s (WFC) investor day on May 24, Jefferies analyst Ken Usdin and team write that “higher rates help, but other items weigh on longer-term net-interest-margin....More>>>
Stocks continue to print new highs. And many continue to doubt the rally–as they have for much of the post-crisis recovery.
They continue to say stocks are priced for perfection, implying that stocks are expensive, and/or that investors are assuming a perfect presidency from Trump. But remember, we’ve talked about the massive fundamental and technical performance gap that has....More>>>
I just received a Form 1095-C from my employer about my health insurance. I already filed my taxes for 2015. Do I need to make any changes because of this form, and should I have sent it in with my tax return?
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You dont need to make any changes to your return, and you dont send the IRS a copy of the form (the IRS already received a copy from your employer).....More>>>
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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