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Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (VRX) is considering the sale of an Egyptian drug maker it bought last year, Bloomberg’sManuel Baigorri and Dinesh Nair are reporting:

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. is considering the sale of Egyptian drugmaker Amoun Pharmaceutical Co. as the beleaguered Canadian company seeks to accelerate its debt-reduction plans, according to people....More>>>

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If you’re like most American workers, you’ve probably left behind a 401(k) retirement account at a former employer. Or two. Or three. That could cost you.

A 35-year-old radiologist came to Denis Higgins, a CPA at Edelstein Wealth Management in Boston for a financial check-up, with four 401(k)s—three from old jobs worth $100,000 in total, and one at his new job at a physicians’....More>>>

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How Trump’s Tax Act Could Affect Annuity Issuers

IRS Postpones 1095 Delivery Deadline

Voya to Exit Most of Its Annuity Business

A team at the Society of Actuaries has posted a major report on how new life insurance policies really are made.

Members of the Improving the New Business Process Survey Subcommittee, part of the SOA’s Committee on Insurance Mortality....More>>>

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Among the many records set by the markets this year, one, in particular, stood out for me — the CBOE Volatility Index, also called the VIX. On July 28, while the decision-making arm of the U.S. Federal Reserve was meeting, this indicator of market volatility hit 9.04, a record low.

It’s not just a large-cap phenomenon. A variety of markets are calmer than normal. The VIX’s....More>>>

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Amaya’s stock has been on a wild roller coaster ride this year, with catalysts ranging from the CEO (David Baazov) being accused of insider trading, to takeover rumors, to failed mergers and now a formal bid by the aforementioned CEO. There have certainly been a lot of hopes and headaches, but I believe there is a strong underlining long case to be made on Amaya. I wrote a blog post about....More>>>

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Cannabis prices are going to pot.

As increasingly more marijuana growers entered the market and more states allowed residents to legally grow marijuana, cannabis prices dropped throughout 2016. Wholesale marijuana prices late in the year were roughly half the levels of 12 months earlier. Will this trend continue — and possibly hurt leading marijuana stocks including Aphria (NASDAQOTH:APHQF),Aurora....More>>>

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The big day is now less than four weeks away. On June 7, Canada’s Senate will vote on bill C-45, which is better known as the Cannabis Act. This bill aims to make recreational marijuana legal for purchase by adults 18 years of age and over. If approved by the Senate, the Cannabis Act likely will move swiftly through Canada’s federal government, allowing it to become the first developed....More>>>

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It is apparent that the market valuation of Canadian Solar (CSIQ) does not include impending solar plant sales. The most obvious reason for it is limited public visibility to the scope of transactions
and their financial implications. The company has made a few nondescriptive announcements to date, and the buyers and not the company disclosed financial details, leaving a vast majority of the....More>>>

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This could turn out to be a record-breaking year for the marijuana industry, and it has nothing to do with overall sales. Instead, I’m talking about the very strong likelihood that Canada will pass, and sign into law, bill C-45, which is more commonly known as the Cannabis Act.

The Cannabis Act seeks to legalize recreational marijuana throughout Canada, making it legal for adults over....More>>>

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A strong start to Q1 earnings season and optimism that the U.S. and China will avoid a full-blown trade war has helped stocks rebound from early-April volatility over the past week and a half, renewing investor confidence around the world.

Fresh bullishness over the past few trading periods has inspired positive trading in several key global markets. But interestingly enough, a number of....More>>>

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American Express (AXP) reported earnings last night–it hasn’t moved the stock much one way or the other. One analyst, however, believes the earnings demonstrate that the “bull case is flawed.”

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Barron’s Avi Salzman was bearish on American Express last November, but it’s nice to see some support for it from outside out walls. American....More>>>

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China’s $42 trillion financial sector is set to open up to the world like never before.

To deliver on longstanding pledges and help stave off the threat of tariffs from U.S. President Donald Trump, Chinese officials have set a June 30 deadline to ease ownership and business restrictions for banks, securities firms, asset managers and life insurers.

Securities firms like Goldman....More>>>

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While there are times the so-called January Effect can account for why certain stocks will run higher during the first month of the year — big investment firms are buying up stock after having sold them off in December for tax-loss harvesting purposes — some stocks jump in January because the outlook for the business looks suddenly brighter.

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The average price of a gallon of regular gasoline in the United States is $2.85 and rising. The price was $2.34 a year ago. In the country’s largest state by population, the price is much higher and continues to move toward $4.

The average price of regular in California is $3.65 a gallon. In some urban areas, the price is much higher. Currently, gas goes for $3.76 in San Francisco.....More>>>