It’s another up-and-down day as investors try to weigh what seems to be a strong U.S. economy and weakening global economy. This of course, makes it tough to bid up stocks to new highs, but at the same time, it’s hard to sell U.S. equities when it’s the best house in the neighb
Having $100 billion in leftover cash is never a bad thing… unless you happen to be the richest investor in the history of the world.
At last weekend’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK.A, BRK.B) shareholder meeting – or Warren Buffett cult gathering, as I consider it – the Oracle of Omaha revealed that, even after buying 75 million....More>>>
Ny, NY, based Investment company Guardian Life Insurance Co Of America buys iShares Russell 2000 Value, iShares Russell Mid-cap Value, SPDR S&P 500, iShares MSCI Emerging Index Fund, Amazon.com Inc, Broadcom Inc, Facebook Inc, AT&T Inc, Alphabet Inc, Alphabet Inc, sells Invesco DB Agriculture Fund, Invesco DB Oil Fund, Invesco DB Energy Fund, Fitbit Inc, Antero Resources Corp during the....More>>>
Berkshire Hathaway(NYSE:BRK-A) (NYSE:BRK-B) held its annual meeting last weekend. In this episode of MarketFoolery, host Chris Hill talks with special guest Matt Koppenheffer of Fool Germany about some Volkswagen, some Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA), and a whole lot of Berkshire. Berkshire just got really interested in Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL), but how is this different from the company’s ill-fated investment....More>>>
U.S. stock futures are mixed this morning. Overnight, North Korea signaled it would pull out of a summit with the U.S. if President Donald Trump insisted on denuclearization. The uncertainty has shaken Wall Street and looks to put an end to eight straight sessions of gains.
Meanwhile, economic data will also be in focus today. April U.S. housing starts and the April reading on industrial....More>>>
Things are looking good if you are a fan of the Victoria’s Secret brand. While the world’s most renowned women’s lingerie brand usually sells its good at a hefty price tag, consumers now get the opportunity to buy these articles at a large discount as new promotions and limited time offerings are being featured in the stores and on the website on a daily basis. While this is great....More>>>
Many investors believe the price of oil will go higher. According to Reuters:
Oil futures prices have soared past three-year highs, OPECs deal has cut millions of barrels of inventory worldwide and investors are betting in record numbers that prices could rocket past $80 and even hit $90 a barrel this year.
But physical markets for oil shipments tell a different story. Spot crude prices....More>>>
Sandy Spring Bank grew its holdings in Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) by 66.2% during the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 969 shares of the electric vehicle producer’s stock after purchasing an additional 386 shares during the period. Sandy Spring Bank’s holdings in Tesla were worth $258,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.
Elon Musk has added competitive moats to the growing list of things he thinks are lame, but Warren Buffett begs to differ. As the two billionaires challenge each other, we ask the fundamental question: Are moats still important to a high-quality business?
In this episode of Industry Focus: Consumer Goods, Vincent Shen is joined by senior Motley Fool contributor Asit Sharma as they explain....More>>>
Investment company Carl Icahn buys Hertz Global Holdings during the 3-months ended 2016-12-31, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Icahn Capital Management LP. As of 2016-12-31, Icahn Capital Management LP owns 19 stocks with a total value of $22.4 billion. These are the details of the buys and sells.
Earnings season is always hectic, fun, and full of information from all angles of any given industry. This time around, the automotive industry had quite an interesting first quarter: There were some wild comments from Tesla(NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk, as well as a bold decision from Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F), and an intriguing partnership deal fromAptiv (NYSE:APTV). Here’s what investors....More>>>
At the end of July, when the Bureau of Economic Analysis released its blockbuster 4.1% economic growth rate estimate for the second quarter, few noticed another announcement from the statistical agency: A total revamp of its gross domestic product calculations, going back decades.
WASHINGTON – A huge study suggests the Apple Watch can detect a worrisome irregular heartbeat at least sometimes – but experts say more work is needed to tell if using wearable technology to screen for heart problems really helps.
More than 419,000 Apple Watch users signed up for the unus
Analysts predict that Ally Financial Inc (NYSE:ALLY) will post $0.77 earnings per share (EPS) for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Six analysts have made estimates for Ally Financial’s earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at $0.71 and the highest estimate coming in at $0.83.
Stocks kicked off 2019 with a bang as U.S.-China trade tensions simmered while the Federal Reserve signaled patience in raising rates. However, stocks will need improving economic data to make a run at the record levels set last year.