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[ April 24, 2014 | Author: Admin | Views: 59820 | Weather: | Mood: normal]

On Tuesday, the last day of April, the Department of Defense “made it rain” for multiple defense contractors. In all, the DoD awarded 19 contracts Tuesday, promising to pay out more than $2.8 billion in aggregate. Winners among publicly traded companies included: British defense contractorBAE Systems’ (NASDAQOTH: BAESY  ) Norfolk Ship Repair unit was awarded a $49.4 million firm-fixed-price contract to perform work on the guided missile destroyer USS Porter while in drydock. This contract is expected to be complete by April 2014, but if optional extensions of the contract are exercised, this could extend the duration and increase this contract’s value to $61.3 million. Target Construction of Henderson, Nev., was awarded a firm-fixed-price contract valued at up to $41.6 million to perform construction services in support of the Hurricane Protection System for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Canadian IT contractor Softchoice Corp.won a $17.5 million delivery order against a … Continue reading

[ April 24, 2014 | Author: Admin | Views: 8363 | Weather: | Mood: normal]

In a perfect world, a stock’s price is merely a reflection of a predictable combination of a company’s history and forward-looking prospects. We don’t live – or trade – in a perfect world though. In the real world, a chart not only tells a story, but illustrates traders’ changing opinion of a stock. The good news is, traders move, thing, buy, and sell in fairly predictable patterns, and when you see certain hints fall in place, you can make a very good trade. Enter Authentidate Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:ADAT) and Greenhunter Resources Inc. (NYSEMKT:GRH). Both GRH as well as ADAT have taken on a bullish shape as of today, and both are apt to be at much higher levels in the foreseeable future. For Greenhunter Resources, that clue is the fact that shares have finally broken past a long-nagging resistance line… two of them, actually. It’s also left behind a trail … Continue reading

[ April 24, 2014 | Author: Admin | Views: 31068 | Weather: | Mood: normal]

With shares of AT&T (NYSE:T) trading around $33, is T an OUTPERFORM, WAIT AND SEE, or STAY AWAY? Lets analyze the stock with the relevant sections of our CHEAT SHEET investing framework: T = Trends for a Stock’s Movement AT&T is a provider of telecommunications services in the United States and worldwide. Services offered include wireless communications, local exchange services, and long-distance services. AT&T operates in four segments: Wireless, Wireline, Advertising Solutions, and Other. The communications products offered through AT&Ts segments reach audiences using just about every widely adopted medium: Internet, voice, television, and mobile. As consumers continue to adopt this technology, providers like AT&T stand to see rising profits. Investors in Vodafone (NASDAQ:VOD) waiting for a bumper pay-off from a 拢70bn bid from AT&T were dealt a blow on Monday after the American group ruled itself out from making a bid for its UK rival.The announcement will prevent the … Continue reading

[ April 24, 2014 | Author: Admin | Views: 13629 | Weather: | Mood: normal]

Sempra Energy (NYSE: SRE  ) and Consolidated Edison (NYSE: ED  ) announced today that they will split ownership 50/50 on two of Sempra’s 150 MW solar farms. The Copper Mountain Solar 2 plant is located near Las Vegas and currently generates 92 MW, with full capacity expected by 2015. Sempra’s Mesquite Solar 1 facility near Phoenix was completed in late 2012, although it holds potential capacity for up to 700 MW total. Sempra will continue to operate and maintain the two plants, while Pacific Gas & Electric (NYSE: PCG  ) has entered into long-term purchasing contracts for both sites. “This strategic partnership bolsters Sempra U.S. Gas & Power’s ongoing plan to improve its financial returns, deconsolidate debt, and redeploy the proceeds from the transaction into new renewable growth projects,” Kevin Sagara, Sempra’s VP of renewables and corporate development, said in a statement. 5 Best Solar Stocks To Own Right Now: Canadian Solar Inc.(CSIQ) … Continue reading

[ April 24, 2014 | Author: Admin | Views: 91683 | Weather: | Mood: normal]

The rise and fall in the price of the precious metal has been more dramatic than the climax of a typical Bollywood masala flick. The government and the finance authorities of the country are also in no mood to take things lightly, as the alarming level of the Current Account Deficit needs to be tackled immediately. This has led to it taking some serious steps out of the blue, which are meant to prevent further deterioration of the situation, by controlling the import bill of the country. The supreme monetary authority of India has issued new guidelines and rules for the disbursal of loans and advances against gold assets of any kind, in attempt to curb the buying of gold. The people of India have been known for their passion of gold, and bringing the usage down to manageable levels will not be that simple a task. The apex organization … Continue reading