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
White Mountains Insurance (NYSE:WTM) has a lot in common with Warren Buffett-led Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK-A) (NYSE:BRK-B). The company’s insurance-based businesses have fueled the company’s investment portfolio, to name the key similarity. However, there are some big differences investors should be aware of before adding White Mountains to their portfolios.
Solar stocks took a beating Monday after China cut its national incentives to install solar projects. Shares of solar panel manufacturers Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) fell as much as 14.5%, JinkoSolar Holding Co. (NYSE:JKS) dropped as much as 17%, and Daqo New Energy Corp (NYSE:DQ) fell as much as 31.3% while inverter manufacturer Enphase Energy Inc (NASDAQ:ENPH) fell....More>>>
When fear and volatility rear their ugly heads, investors will traditionally turn to more conservative investments — such as gold. Presumably, this is what happened during the bitterly fought presidential campaign. In 2016, the price of gold, which ended the year up about 8%, had climbed as much as 28% at one point.
Similarly, many gold stocks enjoyed quite the ride last year —....More>>>
Now that the cloud of uncertainty has been removed from the global oil markets, prices can start to move higher. This is good news for McDermott International (NYSE:MDR). The stock was already performing well due to the strong order backlog, wide geographical presence and healthy relations with customers. McDermott’s ability to provide services from design to execution has allowed it to perform....More>>>
ConforMIS (NASDAQ:CFMS) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report issued on Wednesday.
According to Zacks, “ConforMIS, Inc. is a medical technology company which develops, manufacture and sells joint replacement implants. The Company’s iFit technology platform consists of iFit Design, iFit Printing....More>>>
Vancouver, A1, based Investment company Leith Wheeler Investment Counsel Ltd. buys Maxar Technologies, Cinemark Holdings Inc, Intel Corp, STORE Capital Corp, 3M Co, Apple Inc, Starbucks Corp, sells iShares Core S&P 500, Orbital ATK Inc, DigitalGlobe Inc, Axalta Coating Systems during the 3-months ended 2017-12-31, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Leith Wheeler....More>>>
Northrop Grumman Corp (NYSE:NOC) files its latest 10-K with SEC for the fiscal year ended on December 31, 2017. Northrop Grumman Corp offers portfolio of capabilities and technologies to deliver products, systems and solutions for applications to government and commercial customers. It provides products, systems and solutions in autonomous systems. Northrop Grumman Corp has a market cap of $58.9....More>>>
Uranium has been back in the news lately, not only due to its relationship with geopolitical maneuvering concerning nuclear weapons, but also as a necessary commodity in the global quest for clean, renewable energy.
The United States is the world’s largest producer of nuclear power, accounting for more than 30% of worldwide nuclear generation of electricity. While....More>>>
Brokerages expect Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ:BBBY) to post earnings per share (EPS) of $0.48 for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Eight analysts have issued estimates for Bed Bath & Beyond’s earnings. The lowest EPS estimate is $0.43 and the highe
News coverage about Verso (NYSE:VRS) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with sco
Comet Industries Ltd (CVE:CMU) insider Primex Investments Ltd. bought 19,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, July 20th. The stock was purchased at an average price of C$3.45 per share, with a total value of C$65,550.00.
Primex Investments Ltd. also recently made the fol