On Friday, small cap The Stars Group (NASDAQ: TSG), a leading provider of technology-based products and services in the global gaming and interactive entertainment industries,rose 10.60%after updating itspreviously announced guidance ranges for the full year 2017 and announcing the prepayment of an additional $75 million of second lien debt. Through its Stars Interactive division, The Stars Group....More>>>
It’s not an understatement to say that Spotify (SPOT) is the most anticipated IPO of the year. The Swedish music streaming company, over the past several years, has risen to nearly one hundred million paying subscribers and has become one of the world’s largest unicorns. In December of last year, Chinese internet conglomerate Tencent (OTCPK:TCEHY) bought shares of Spotify at a reported....More>>>
On the lookout for safe dividends? (Who isn’t, right?)
These days, you generally have three options: large-cap stocks with long dividend histories, municipal bonds and US Treasuries.
Treasuries are considered the safest of that group, and large-cap stocks the riskiest, but they’re still much safer than plenty of other investments, such as small caps and junk bonds.
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China considers the South China Sea its own sea. All of it, including the artificial islands Beijing has been building in disputed waters and the riches that are hidden below the vast sea area. And it is prepared to use its old and new naval powers to make sure that no other country is reaching for these riches without its permission.
Real estate investment trusts (REITs) suffer from one key myth: When rates rises, REITs lose.
Part of that logic — and short-term self-fulfilling prophecy — is that cash is the lifeblood of REITs and when rates rise the cost of borrowing for REITs is higher, so their margins are squeezed.Best High Tech Stocks To Buy Right Now: Investment Technology....More>>>
U.K. stocks on Wednesday wavered, with the International Monetary Fund set to offer its assessment of the British economy, but blue chips remained close to a six-week high.
London-listed shares were lower alongside other global markets, which were unable to gain much traction after U.S. lawmakers made a major push forward into overhauling the countrys tax code.
How markets are moving:....More>>>
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Advisors’ bonuses are not maintaining the same pace as industry profit growth, according to the New York State Comptroller’s office.
The latest results of the yearly survey find that....More>>>
When I initiated coverage on Xerox (NYSE:XRX), I concluded that the stock wasn’t dead, and in January, I opined the name was also not “dead money.” That is important to reiterate. But this once stellar blue chip has certainly fallen from grace, big time. I then told you that the company was “not dead yet.” But friends, are we approaching the death of Xerox? I mean,....More>>>
(NEWSER) If a company plans to help customers showcase their “local pride,” said company should probably have some basic local knowledge. That might not have been the case with Target, whose series of flawed, Boston-themed T-shirts came under attack this week. ATwitter userwas among the first to draw attention to numerous misspellings (Jamaica Plain is Jamaca Plain, for instance) on....More>>>
Deutsche Bank’s Jorge Beristain and team explain why they upgraded US Steel (X) to Hold from Sell but left AK Steel (AKS) with a Sell rating:
M&M commodity prices rallied ~13% in 2Q16 and M&M coverage gained 24% on: 1) a view that a near-term commodity floor was formed following China’s stimulus in 1Q16; 2) which sparked a shift in investor willingness....More>>>