International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2017 results after markets closed Thursday. For the quarter, the technology giant company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $5.18 on revenues of $22.54 billion. In the same period a year ago, the company reported EPS of $5.01 on revenues of $21.77 billion. First-quarter results compare to the....More>>>
Comerica Bank lowered its holdings in shares of Newmont Mining Co. (NYSE:NEM) by 9.6% in the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 148,670 shares of the basic materials company’s stock after selling 15,699 shares during the period. Comerica Bank’s holdings in Newmont Mining were worth $6,236,000....More>>>
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The survey found that the benefits of professional money management accrued....More>>>
Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado reduced its stake in Newmont Mining Co. (NYSE:NEM) by 4.9% during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 92,218 shares of the basic materials company’s stock after selling 4,795 shares during the period. Public Employees Retirement....More>>>
If an investor wants to buy a major gold miner, Newmont Mining Corp (NYSE:NEM) probably isn’t a bad pick. Indeed, NEM stock has posted exceptional returns of late, as Newmont Mining stock has more than doubled since early 2016.
A solid first-quarter report on Thursday morning should help the bull case. Newmont Mining earnings came in above analyst consensus, and full-year guidance looks....More>>>
1. Tax bill crunch time: Republican efforts to make drastic changes to the U.S. tax code are center stage in Washington.
It’s a full court press: President Trump is expected to meet with congressional leaders, and the House will start debate on its bill.
If successful, the tax overhaul would be the Republicans’ first substantial legislative victory under Trump.
President Trump recently announced his plans for tariffs on both steel and aluminum imports into the United States, setting off a wave of threats from other countries and sending the S&P 500 nearly 1.5% on the day.
Since the announcement, fear has been building that retaliatory tariffs could start a trade war of tit-for-tat increases in everything from agricultural products to designer....More>>>
With Social Security funding issues around the corner, uncertain market conditions, long-term low interest rates and skyrocketing medical costs, American retirees are facing a laundry list of retirement challenges. The only certainty is that retirement is going to be dramatically different than the retirement previous generations encountered. In order to retire with financial security and dignity,....More>>>
U.S. equities finished mostly higher on Wednesday, with large caps stronger and small caps weaker, following the Federal Reserve’s latest policy announcement.
In the end, the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 0.5%, the S&P 500 gained a fraction, the Nasdaq Composite gained 0.2% and the Russell 2000 lost 0.6%. Treasury bonds were stronger, the dollar weakened notably, gold lost....More>>>
HCA(HCA) soared to the top of the S&P 500 today after the failure of the Republican health-care bill boosted shares of hospital stocks. HCA was also upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Mizuho.
HCAgained 5.2% $90.49, while the S&P 500 fell 0.1% to 2,341.59.
Credit Suisse analyst Scott Fidel and team explains why the failure of the Republican health-care bill....More>>>