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Investors Are Getting Giddy Over Fever-Tree Drinks

Yet another profit upgrade sent Fever-Tree Drinks Plc shares soaring in early London trading, propping up an already giddy valuation for the U.K. maker of premium tonic water and lemonade. Shore Capital analysts say that while they can see the growth opportunity, a price-to-earnings ratio of ~62 “prevents us being more positive.”

Such a lofty earnings multiple reflects....More>>>

The Soul-destroying Disease That Costs $226 billion a Year

Here are some startling statistics for you to think about: Every 66 seconds, someone in the United States is diagnosed with Alzheimers disease.

Today, more than 5 million Americans suffer from Alzheimers disease, and millions more will be diagnosed in the years to come. Alzheimers kills more than breast and prostate cancers combined. It is the sixth-biggest killer in this country.

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This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org.

To the question Does working past the traditional retirement age keep you mentally sharp? the answer was a qualified yes among several scholars attending the recent 2017 Age Boom Academy at Columbia University in early June. (Ill get to the caveats later.)

Intriguing evidence that work helps boost cognitive health among older....More>>>

Top 10 Dividend Stocks For 2018

CEO of Sysco Corp (NYSE:SYY) William J Delaney Iii sold 400,000 shares of SYY on 09/19/2017 at an average price of $53.91 a share. The total sale was $21.6 million.

Sysco Corp is in the business of food distribution. Its primary business involves the distribution of food and related products to the foodservice or food-away-from-home industry. Sysco Corp has a market cap of $28.71 billion;....More>>>

Carillions collapse delivers a boost for shares of rivals

The collapse of British construction and outsourcing giant Carillion PLC was swinging focus on shares of rival companies as ripple effects from the failure started to emerge on Monday.

One company, Balfour Beatty PLC said it will take a hit of 35 million to 45 million pounds ($48 million to $62 million) from Carillions liquidation. The notification drove Balfours shares
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Best China Stocks To Buy For 2018

One area of the metals market has seen gains of 458%, 308%, and 305% so far this year.   Like most investors, though, you've probably been too focused on gold and silver to notice.   But I have good news for you: It's not too late to get in on the action…   Thanks to moves to cut competition and increase demand, the steel industry is in the early stages of a massive....More>>>

Palo Alto Networks Inc (PANW) CEO Mark D Mclaughlin Sold $5.2 million of Shares

CEO of Palo Alto Networks Inc (NYSE:PANW) Mark D Mclaughlin sold 35,000 shares of PANW on 01/03/2018 at an average price of $149.5 a share. The total sale was $5.2 million.

Palo Alto Networks Inc develops and sells network and endpoint cybersecurity solutions to enterprise customers. Palo Alto Networks Inc has a market cap of $14.06 billion; its shares were traded at around $152.97 with and....More>>>

CapitaLand Broadening Its Focus To Include More Higher-ROE Services

Singapore’s largest property developer, CapitaLand (OTCPK:CLLDY) (CATL.SI) had a pretty good 2017. Helped by improving conditions in Singapore and China, not to mention significant project openings, CapitaLand’s local shares climbed 20% and the ADRs did even better.

Although these aren’t the easiest shares to own, and it’s not a simple company to model, I continue....More>>>

Top 10 High Tech Stocks To Buy Right Now

Our Top Pick for more speculative investors is a biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops, and commercializes oral antivirals in areas of unmet medical needs in the United States, explains Bill Mathews, editor of The Cheap Investor.

The lead product candidate from Chimerix (CMRX) is brincidofovir (CMX001), a nucleotide analog.

The drug is in Phase III clinical trials....More>>>

Hot Canadian Stocks For 2018

If you were looking for the market to find a direction today, well, keep on waiting.

Bloomberg

The S&P 500 finished little changed at 2,050.63, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.1% to 17,660.71. The Nasdaq Composite dipped 0.2% to 4,717.09.

Guild Investment Management’s Monty Guild and team expect a spring pull back to be followed by a summer bounce:

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