Natural gas for transportation supplierClean Energy Fuels Corp(NASDAQ:CLNE) reported earnings on May 10, and while the company was profitable on both a GAAP and adjusted basis, growth — measured in gallons of natural gas delivered — slowed to almost a trickle, even when adjusted for last year’s sale of the biomethane business. At the same time, the cyclical nature of its station....More>>>
Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL boosted its position in Ventas (NYSE:VTR) by 10.4% during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 204,186 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after acquiring an additional 19,200 shares during the quarter. Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL owned....More>>>
Investment company T. Rowe Price Japan Fund buys Japan Tobacco Inc, Yume No Machi Souzou Iinkai Co, CyberAgent Inc, Fast Retailing Co, Mitsubishi Motors Corp, istyle Inc, Murata Manufacturing Co, YUMESHIN HOLDINGS Co, sells Skylark Co, Eiken Chemical Co, UT Group Co, Mitsubishi Estate Logistics REIT Investment Corp during the 3-months ended 2018-03-31, according to the most recent filings of the....More>>>
Sequoia Capital has raised more than $6 billion toward what is already the biggest U.S. venture capital fund, with plans for more, said a person familiar with the matter.
The Silicon Valley venture firm is targeting $8 billion for the new global growth fund, said the person, who asked not to be identified because the fundraising effort hasn’t completed. Financial commitments....More>>>
Interest rates at FDIC-insured banks remain at an all-time low. I’ve tracked rates for more than a decade on sites such as Magnify Money and Consumerism Commentary. Back in the day rates of 5.00% or more were common. It may take us years to get back to those levels.
Automated teller machines (ATM) are seen inside a Citigroup Inc. bank branch in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., on Saturday,....More>>>
Ladenburg Thalmann’s Adolfo Rueda explains why he’s feeling bullish about shares of Lululemon Athletica (LULU):
We highlight the daily chart for LULU and rate the stock Outperform. We would add/buy at current levels as well as on slight weakness. We are using a technical target of $72.00 while using a stop of $58.75.
LULU reclaimed its slowly deteriorating moving average....More>>>
Billionaires Warren Buffett and George Soros earned their vast fortunes by consistently finding gems lying in plain sight. And after decades of running their own investment businesses, these superinvestors remain as active as ever.
Individual savers interested in learning from or investing alongside these financial legends need to look no further than the 13-F filings that all large investment....More>>>
Paying generous dividends is a classic way for companies to attract stable investors. But just because a company can afford to pay big dividends doesn’t mean that it ever will. Let’s take a look at three companies that have low payout ratios but still pay paltry dividends that are lower than the S&P 500’s yield of 2%.
Disney (NYSE:DIS) is one of of my....More>>>
“Mors tua, vita mea” (literally “your death is my life) probably was the motto that gladiators, in the ancient Rome, recited before entering in the Coliseum and fighting for their life. Over and above its literal translation, this Latin expression means that what is a damage for one person is often an advantage for another. There can only be one winner in a competition; that is....More>>>
If, like me, you were born in the early 1970s, you probably saw Star Wars when it came out in 1977. And if you’re like me, you remember Red Leader flying along the trench at the Death Star declaiming “almost there” over and over again like a mantra before missing his shot and getting blown to bits. Does anyone else feel that way as the S&P 500 tries to hit a new record high?