Although very active since my last update on the company in September of 2017, the shares of First Bancshares (FBMS) have been a relatively average performer over that span of time, with a return close to that of regional banks in general and in the middle of a comp group including ServisFirst (
Vicor Co. (NASDAQ:VICR) VP Kemble D. Morrison sold 5,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, May 24th. The stock was sold at an average price of $40.84, for a total transaction of $204,200.00. Following the transaction, the vice president now directly owns 5,000 sh
The global growth outlook faces rising threats from trade tensions and mounting debt despite a strengthening and “increasingly broad-based” expansion at the moment, according to a statement from world finance ministers and central bankers.
“Risks are broadly balanced in the near term, but remain skewed to the downside beyond the next several quarters,” according....More>>>
Investment company Eaton Vance Worldwide Health Sciences Fund buys AbbVie Inc, Royal Philips NV, Anthem Inc, Agilent Technologies Inc, Merck Inc, Amplifon SpA, sells Allergan PLC, Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc, Hologic Inc, Bioverativ Inc, Incyte Corp during the 3-months ended 2017-11-30, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Eaton Vance Worldwide Health Sciences Fund. As....More>>>
Source: ThinkstockJanuary 9, 2018: The S&P 500 closed up 0.1% at 2,751.46. The DJIA closed up 0.4% at 25,387.17. Separately, the Nasdaq was up 0.1% at 7,163.58.
Tuesday was another positive day for the markets, with all three of the major exchanges hitting all-time highs yet again. With earnings season just around the corner, we will finally get to see if the fundamentals are backing....More>>>
Chevron (NYSE:CVX) is a company I have had my eye on for quite some time.
I have already elaborated on the mistake I made as a naive young investor, having panicked and sold my shares in Chevron at a price of $70, having been overly convinced by the media doom sayers that the oil industry will never be the same again.
However, from a long-term financial standpoint, Chevron still remains....More>>>
CEO & President of Intercept Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:ICPT) Mark Pruzanski bought 7,812 shares of ICPT on 04/09/2018 at an average price of $64 a share. The total cost of this purchase was $499,968.
Intercept Pharmaceuticals Inc is a biopharmaceutical company. It is focused on the development and commercialization of novel therapeutics to treat non-viral, progressive liver diseases....More>>>
Tesla owners love their cars more than Wall Street thinks.
On Monday, the market valued Tesla at $47 billion making it for the first time worth more than Ford ($45 billion). With Ford being so much bigger than Tesla by almost every other metric, Ford sold 6.7 million cars in 2016 compared to Tesla’s 76,000, could the market be wrong? In order for the market to be right, Tesla....More>>>
Saving for retirement isnt easy, especially given the cost of basic living expenses and debt payments.
But its even harder when you consider that most people dont have positive financial role models and consider finance topics too taboo to discuss openly, according to a recent Bank of America Merrill Lynch study. And if all that wasnt bad enough, the study, Finances in Retirement: New Challenges,....More>>>
Top executives at United Parcel Service Inc. (NYSE: UPS) took home outrageously high compensation last year, even though the parcel carrier missed many of its performance targets, like revenue growth and total shareholder returns.
In fact, UPS said in its March filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) its three-year performance missed targets for revenue growth,....More>>>
BlackRock (BLK) is a leading asset manager with good growth prospects and is adapting its business to structural changes within the industry, but this seems to be already reflected in its valuation. Even though BlackRock is a good company, a lower share price is desirable to enter into a long po
After a whirlwind week of new schedule reveals, surprise cancellations and buzzwords, the 2018 upfronts are done. It was an interesting week, and perhaps one of the more unpredictable ones in recent years. Now though, it's up to the advertisers to ultimately d