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
The U.S. Dollar has appreciated more than 7% against a basket of currencies since the end of March. While that might not seem like a lot, it’s huge for a developed currency and can cause a lot of problems in a lot of different ways.
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When your firm is known for its dividend safety and is primarily held by retirees and other income-seekers, the worst thing you can do is cut your dividend. Pipelines were supposed to be safe tollways that produced plenty of cash flows. So, when the oil bust hit Kinder Morgan Inc (NYSE:KMI) hard and the firm was forced to cut its dividend back in 2015, investors pretty much abandoned Kinder Morgan....More>>>
U.S. stock futures are circling unchanged this morning. The quiet open comes after stocks extended their rally Tuesday. Small-caps led the charge, notching their seventh up day in a row.
But it was gold that stole the limelight. Weakness in the dollar fueled a breakout that sent the yellow metal to a new 10-month high. Gold prices have now risen 15.5% since bottoming last August at $1,167.10.
Siemens (FRA:SIE) received a €138.00 ($160.47) price target from analysts at UBS Group in a report issued on Tuesday, www.boersen-zeitung.de reports. The firm currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. UBS Group’s price target would suggest a potential upside of 23.77% from the stock’s current price.
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There are currently 13,373 publicly-traded securities on U.S. exchanges. Of those, there are 2,100 stocks currently paying a dividend.
Now, any knucklehead with a computer can generate a list of the market’s highest-yielding stocks in five minutes, but that’s no way to find a good investment. Investing is not as simple as buying anything with a double-digit yield.
The greenback is on track to be the worst performing major currency this quarter, and it cant be blamed solely on the unwinding of the so-called Trump trade. Oil-price volatility also plays a key role, according to analysts.
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You may not realize it, but the marijuana industry has come a long way in the United States in a relatively short period of time. In 1995, not a single state had approved the use of cannabis in any capacity and Gallup’s survey showed that only 25% of respondents favored the idea of legalizing weed nationally.
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Source: ThinkstockJuly 11, 2017: The S&P 500 closed down 0.08% at 2,425.54. The DJIA remained flat at 21,409.96. Separately, the Nasdaq closed up 0.3% at 6,193.30.
Tuesday was a relatively volatile day for the markets seeing the major indices swing between positive and negative a couple times. Crude oil proved to be positive once again and sent most oil & gas stocks higher as well....More>>>
Micron Technology (MU ) stock has outperformed the semiconductor market’s impressive 2019 comeback. Despite this climb, shares of Micron rest far below their 52-week high. So, is now the time to buy Micron stock with the company scheduled to report its second-quarter fiscal 2019 financial
Indian market managed to close on positive note after it seen some selling pressure at the start of week on the back of rupee depreciation, higher crude prices and worries over trade war between the United States and China.
For the week, Sensex ended lower by 255 points (0.66 percen
Apple (AAPL ) shares jumped over 1.1% Thursday on the back of a continued wave of positive news, including a Bank of America (BAC ) upgrade, bullish Cowen coverage, services strength, and much more. This begs the question: is now the time to buy Apple stock?