It's little more than a "glorified Excel spreadsheet."
At least that's how New York University Stern School of Business economist Nouriel Roubini described blockchain technology earlier this month during a panel discussion at the Milken Institute Global Con
Over the past several years, a stark dividing line has essentially cleaved the Internet sector into two halves - the Wall Street favorites like Netflix (NFLX) whose valuation keeps surging and sends shares doubling almost every year, and has-been companies like Yelp (YELP) which still see some m
Over the past year, the performance of T. Rowe Price Blue Chip Growth (TRBCX has underscored why it pays to sit tight when a fund with a superior long-term record hits a speed bump. In 2016, as investors turned away from shares of the fast-growing, large-capitalization stocks that Blue Chip targets in favor of more-undervalued fare, the fund lagged the stock market dramatically. Stocks that had....More>>>
In January, 2000, we initiated The Lucky 13 portfolio to assist subscribers in establishing a foundation for their investment portfolios, observes dividend expert Kelley Wright, editor of Investment Quality Trends.
For the fifteenth time in its seventeen-year history, The Lucky 13 portfolio realized a positive total return with a gain of 16.30%.
In one of the biggest fundraising rounds for a European fintech this year, Revolut Ltd., a U.K. startup that provides digital banking, received $250 million.
The Series C funding, led by Hong Kong-based DST Global and joined by longtime backers such as Index Ventures and Ribbit Capital, values the three-year-old company at $1.7 billion, Revolut said in a statement Thursday.
Brokerages expect that United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS) will announce $1.90 earnings per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Eight analysts have issued estimates for United Parcel Service’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $1.83 to $1.95. United Parcel Service reported earnings of $1.58 per share in the same quarter last year, which would suggest a positive....More>>>
Saddle Brook, NJ, based Investment company Bulldog Investors, LLC buys Japan Smaller Capitalization Fund, Great Elm Capital, Putnam Highome Securities Fund, Central Securities, Clough Global Equity Fund, Delaware Enhanced Global Dividend of Beneficial In, Credit Suisse Asset Mgmtome Fund, New Ireland Fund (The), Delaware Investments Dividend &ome Fund, Liberty All-Star Equity Fund, sells First....More>>>
Deutsche Post AG ADR (OTCPK:DPSGY) has a strong management which has been able to capitalize on the growth in the global e-commerce industry and the German economy. The company witnessed top-line growth as well as margin expansion and was able to generate a good amount of free cash. It was also able to maintain an excellent dividend payout, thus fulfilling all the relevant criteria required to be....More>>>
I recently did articles on the 3 biggest banks in Canada, The Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS), Toronto-Dominion Bank (NYSE:TD), and Royal Bank of Canada (NYSE:RY), all of which offer different prospects to long-term investors. Those articles can be found here, here and here.
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The Bank of Montreal (NYSE:BMO) is the fourth largest bank in Canada, by market capitalization,....More>>>
If I were to suggest an investment in storage facilities, warehouses, and senior housing communities, you might justifiably respond that it’s difficult to think of three more boring businesses — especially considering the popularity of fast-growing tech stocks like Netflix and Facebook.
However, it’s the predictability of these businesses that can make them such excellent....More>>>
Six notable dividend stocks increased their payouts over the last week, including a global package delivery business, a railroad operator, and a manufacturer of glass for smartphones.
Stock markets around the world tumbled last week. Fears of rising inflation and higher interest rates seemed to be the biggest culprits behind the drop. While stock prices were generally falling, a number of....More>>>
News articles about United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS) have trended somewhat positive on Saturday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. United Parcel Service....More>>>
Dividend investors are always on the search for underappreciated, overlooked stocks that are yielding far more than they should be. In the Internet Age, these stocks have become harder and harder to find. But today, I want to introduce you to one that I consider to be an exceptional deal: Chesapeake Lodging Trust (NYSE:CHSP), a REIT that is currently yielding a very healthy and sustainable 6.2%....More>>>
Investors sold shares of United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS) on strength during trading hours on Monday. $48.53 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $89.85 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $41.32 million out of the stock. Of all equities tracked, United Parcel Service had the 10th highest net out-flow for the day. United Parcel Service traded up....More>>>
Transportadora de Gas del Sur (NYSE: TGS) and Antero Midstream Partners (NYSE:AM) are both mid-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, risk, valuation, institutional ownership, earnings, analyst r
An experimental cancer pill from Loxo Oncology (NASDAQ:LOXO) is getting heaps of attention going into one of biotech's most important scientific conferences this year. The American Society of Clinical Oncology recently released details from of heaps of drug trials that will be presented at the
Swiss National Bank cut its position in shares of Imperial Oil (NYSEAMERICAN:IMO) (TSE:IMO) by 6.7% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 1,066,300 shares of the energy company’s stock after
Campbell Soup (NYSE:CPB) issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Friday morning. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.85-2.90 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $3.12. The company issued revenue guidance of +10-12% to ~$8.68-8.84 billion, compa
White Mountains Insurance Group (NYSE: WTM) and AXIS Capital (NYSE:AXS) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability, earnings, divid