Sometimes I discuss stocks which sit out of my comfort zone, simply because they have a few characteristics which could be of interest to any kind of investor but don’t necessarily fit my portfolio. For example a blue chip stock which has features of positive capital gains combined with interesting dividend. In this case I am talking about Accenture (NYSE:ACN). A little bit more than a year....More>>>
We think AAPL stock is one of the most attractive technology stocks now. Here’s why Apple stock finds a place among our list of top stock picks.
Cupertino, California-based technologygiant, Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL), has been among our top stock picksfrom the technology sector for over 25 quarters now. AAPL stock closed the last trading session at a per share price of$135.02,....More>>>
After my father died at 94 in September, leaving my sister and me to empty his one-bedroom, independent living New Jersey apartment, we learned the hard truth that others in their 50s and 60s need to know: Nobody wants the prized possessions of your parents — not even you or your kids.
Admittedly, that’s an exaggeration. But it’s not far off, due to changing tastes and homes.....More>>>
Honda Motor President, CEO and representative director Takahiro Hachigo (C) answers questions following a joint press conference with Hitachi Automotive Systems President and CEO Hideki Seki, in Tokyo on February 7, 2017. Japanese automaker Honda announced February 7 a joint venture with Hitachi Automotive Systems, a subsidiary of the industrial conglomerate, to collaborate in the field of electric....More>>>
Its a snoozefest.
The S&P 500 is stuck in its narrowest range in nearly half a century and trading volume is plumbing multi-month lows. But by September, investors may be pining for the dog days of summer, with data suggesting that it is historically the worst month for stocks.
Since 1928, the S&P 500 has dropped in September 56% of the time, according to Bank of America Merrill....More>>>
Shares of crude-oil tanker operator DHT Holdings (NYSE:DHT) gained 13% in the first month of the new year, rising from $4.14 at the start of January to end at $4.69 at its close. Since February began, DHT’s stock has roughly maintained its gain.
DHT operates a fleet of 20 crude-oil tankers out of its headquarters in Bermuda.The prices it can charge....More>>>
The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS) is well positioned to benefit from the growing economic environment the United States is experiencing. It is recommended to purchase MOS 4.250% of 11/15/2023 Senior Unsecured fixed income security at $103.75 or better. As of April 16, 2017, the last traded yield was 3.584% with a yield spread to a matched Treasury of 153 basis points. Mosaic provides crop nutrition....More>>>
This year hasn’t been kind to General Electric (GE)–at least until today–but a note from Barclays contends that it might be time to start nibbling on the industrial giant.
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Shares of General Electric have dropped 3.8% so far this year, with everything from its accounting to weaker margins being blamed for its weakness. Barclays’....More>>>
The pundits may be calling the top in the stock market, but Jim Cramer told his Mad Money viewers Friday that he sees the market as individual companies, and the good ones continue to hit it out of the park.
Cramer’s game plan for next week’s trading starts on Monday, when Warren Buffett is scheduled to be on CNBC. Cramer said he wants to hear Buffett’s thoughts on his portfolio’s....More>>>
All three initial public offerings (IPOs) on last week’s calendar were, in fact, completed, but the results were mixed at best. That’s more than we can say for the full year, though, which had the distinction of being the worst for IPOs on a dollar basis since 2003 and the worst since 2009 on a volume basis.
Online travel company Travel BV (NASDAQ: TRVG), better known as trivago,....More>>>