Sometimes I discuss stocks which sit out of my comfort zone, simply because they have a few characteristics which could be of interest to any kind of investor but don’t necessarily fit my portfolio. For example a blue chip stock which has features of positive capital gains combined with interesting dividend. In this case I am talking about Accenture (NYSE:ACN). A little bit more than a year....More>>>
I came across NetEase (NASDAQ:NTES) in early 2013, when it was starting to become a major player in the Chinese mobile game industry. At first, I was a bit skeptical about their future growth and valuation. Video game companies are sometimes “one-hit wonders”, and decline after their top sellers lose popularity. But NetEase is an exception. After watching it for a few months, I decided....More>>>
(Editors Note: There is much greater liquidity on the Xetra exchange under the ticker RIB).
RIB Software AG (OTCPK:RSTAY) provides software that is used in the construction industry to link the computer aided design (CAD) software that is used to design buildings to the enterprise resource planning (ERP) software that is used to purchase building materials, account for these purchases, etc.....More>>>
Today, we continue our discussion of the core points of our retirement planning philosophy. If you missed part one, you can go back and read it here.
4. Avoid plans that require high returns
Higher assumed future market returns imply higher sustainable spending rates, which basically means if you expect to make more money in the future, you will spend more money....More>>>
Shareholders in Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD) don’t seem to be able to catch a break from bad news and the stock’s underperformance, but we believe recent events have finally put enough pressure on management to make an acquisition and to redeploy the cash on its balance sheet on a strategic acquisition. Though there are many possible targets, we believe the answer to Gilead’s....More>>>
A team of currency strategists at HSBC says French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macrons first-place finish in Sundays first-round election will have a lasting impact on the euro as investors look past Europes unruly politics toward signs of a nascent economic turnaround.
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Perhaps another nail in the coffin of Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE: WFC) CEO John Stumpf. Bernie Sanders, former presidential candidate and United States Senator from Vermont wants to know if the federal agencies involved in the bank’s scandal have made referrals of material to the Justice Department.
Comments from the Sen Sanders website about a letter to Richard Cordray the director....More>>>
Stocks couldnt shake off early losses and all three major indexes ended lower on Thursday.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 210.79 points, or 1.17%, to 17830.76. The S&P 500 Index fell 19.34 points, or 0.92%, to 2075.81. The Nasdaq slid 57.85 points, or 1.19%, to 4805.29.
Blue chips were dragged down by Apple(AAPL): Just days after its disappointing....More>>>
Shares ofBunge Ltd.(NYSE:BG)rose 10% on Wednesday after the agribusiness and food company released strong fourth-quarter 2016 results.
Quarterly revenue grew 8.6% year over year, to $12.1 billion, and translated to 14.1% growth in adjusted earnings per share, to $1.70. Analysts, on average, were only expecting Bunge to report revenue of $11.4 billion....More>>>