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The Wall Street Journal published a superb example of hopium recently in a sunny-side-up story entitled “U. S. Manufacturing Rides Rising Tide, Buoyed by Global Growth, Optimism.”
Indeed, this lazy cheerleading excuse for journalism captured the sum and substance of why the punters keep buying the dips despite troubles gathering all around.
That is, as the tax bill falters,....More>>>
U.S. stocks bounced around the unchanged line on Wednesday in light holiday trading. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 0.1%, the S&P 500 gained 0.1%, the Nasdaq Composite gained a fraction and the Russell 2000 lost a fraction. Treasury bonds strengthened, the dollar fell, gold gained 0.3% and crude oil dropped 0.6%.
Defensive utilities and real estate investment trusts led the way....More>>>
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As the amount of renewable energy in global electricity networks continues to surge,....More>>>
New York, NY, based Investment company J. Goldman & Co LP buys Dell-VMWare Tracking Stock, Altaba Inc, Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc, Big Lots Inc, FedEx Corp, Sentinel Energy Services Inc, Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp, PG&E Corp, NXP Semiconductors NV, General Motors Co, sells Time Warner Inc, B&G Foods Inc, Michael Kors Holdings, CyberArk Software, Dollar Tree Inc....More>>>
Despite U.S. Attorney General Jeff Session’s tough stance on cannabis, the California marijuana market is only going to grow, and it could reach $20 billion a year in legal sales.
On Jan. 4, Sessions ended an Obama-era Department of Justice cannabis policy that prevented federal prosecutors from making marijuana cases in states where cannabis is legal.
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In some ways, 2016 was the best of times and the worst of times for M&A in the oil patch. On the downside, the sector saw two notable deals fall apart (Energy Transfer-Williams Companies and Halliburton-Baker Hughes), and it lacked a headline-grabbing megamerger such asRoyal Dutch Shell’s 2015 decision to pay $53 billion for BG Group.
After an absolutely blistering December and January, a ray of hope finally shines for the long suffering shareholders of Chesapeake Energy (CHK).
Source: Chesapeake Energy Fourth Quarter, 2017, Earnings Press Release
As shown above, Chesapeake Energy reported more cash flow in the fourth quarter than it reported all of the previous fiscal year (or the current fiscal year-to-date....More>>>
Rick Rieder, global chief investment officer of BlackRock’s over trillion dollars in assets fixed income business, is as heavy a hitter as it gets in the bond market. But for an investing guru synonymous with debt markets, Rieder is extremely bullish on U.S. stocks over the next one-to-two years.
Presenting at the inaugural Forbes and Shook Research Top Financial Advisor Summit....More>>>
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Over the years, we have witnessed many investment trends come in and out of fashion. But investments in private equity funds have been the financial equivalent of first-growth French Bordeaux reds, which means they are consistently strong and reliable. According to The Cambridge Associates LLC US Private Equity Index® (publicly available here), private equity investments....More>>>