Do you want to change careers? Are you absolutely sure?
From my own career change to the stories I hear from my clients and workshop students, often we think we want to change careers when the problem is our work environment instead. If you find yourself stuck, unsure what to do next, or t
The tech sector may be known for many things, but generous dividend policies are not all that commonplace. This industry is better known for its high-growth, high-risk investment options.
But there are still a few dividend stalwarts tucked away in this corner of Wall Street. We asked a few of your fellow investors here at The Motley Fool to share their best ideas along those lines, and our....More>>>
Conventional wisdom suggests that investors should find safe stocks to buy. Penny stocks and potential “triple-baggers” might be more exciting and a big win might provide a better story, but experts will tell you the smart play is to benefit from compounding returns in safe, stable stocks.
That general strategy is similar to that followed by Warren Buffett with Berkshire Hathaway....More>>>
Investors can add all sorts of investments to an IRA, but many financial advisors will suggest sticking with conservative dividend stocks. The reason is simple — blue chip income generators generally bounce back from big market crashes, and the compounding effect of reinvested dividends can deliver massive returns over several decades.
At first glance, tobacco giant Altria (NYSE:MO)....More>>>
The fear over 10-year U.S. Treasury yields breaking through 3 percent has been a long time coming, according to Societe Generale SA.
“Interest rates are already doing damage, people just haven’t noticed,” Andrew Lapthorne, the firm’s global head of quantitative strategy, said in an interview Tuesday. “Leverage in the U.S. is grotesque for this stage of the....More>>>
Stocks are continuing their upward march on Monday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average on track for its seventh-consecutive rise. Headlines are light, with worries over U.S.-China tensions easing slightly as President Trump surprised many on Sunday night with a pledge to help Chinese telecom giant ZTE “get back into business, fast” after a U.S. ban crippled it.
You don’t come to manage an estimated $24 billion in other investors’ money without establishing one of the best track records in the entire hedge-fund industry. That’s exactly what famed hedge fund Viking Global Investors has done, outperforming traditional stock indices by several hundred percent since the turn of the millennium.
Though retail investors most likely can’t....More>>>
MediciNova (MNOV) announced recently that it had failed a phase 2 trial treating patients with Methamphetamine Dependence. Despite this failure, the company continues to study MN-166 (also known as ibudilast) in other major disease areas like progressive multiple sclerosis and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. This biotech even boasts a pipeline full other clinical targets, hence the reason I still....More>>>
PNC Financial Services Group Inc. lifted its position in shares of Marriott International Inc (NASDAQ:MAR) by 207.7% during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 1,000,670 shares of the company’s stock after bu
There have been some macroeconomic signs that America's housing boom is starting to show signs of fatigue, but those figures haven't really shown up in the earnings reports of most homebuilders. The one exception is Beazer Homes USA (NYSE:BZH). While most companies are still showing strong home
Sturm Ruger & Company Inc (NYSE:RGR) announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 1st, RTT News reports. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 17th will be paid a dividend of 0.34 per share on Friday, August 31st. This represents a $1.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividen