Financial Engines (FNGN) was co-founded in 1996 by William F. Sharpe, a winner of the 1990 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences for his work on the theory of financial economics. Sharpe studied how prices of financial assets are determined, and the link between risk and return. Financial Engines went public in 2010 with great fanfare, but despite investor enthusiasm the stock has not fared well for....More>>>
Mid capSouthern chicken restaurant stock Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc (NASDAQ: CBRL) reportedearnings for fiscal Q1 2018 (ended October 27, 2017) before the market opened with results topping Wall Street expectations. Total revenue rose 0.1%to $710.4 million as comparable store restaurant sales increased 0.2%, including a 2.0% increase in average check partially offset by a 1.8% decrease....More>>>
Vista Outdoor is suffering a double-digit stock price plunge after the gun and ammo maker reported a slide in sales and profit since the presidential election.
The stock price dropped more than 20% on Thursday after Vista Outdoor (VSTO) reported a 5% drop in quarterly sales.
“Given the magnitude of today’s sell-off of shares of Vista Outdoor, it appears the investment....More>>>
Gold rose modestly Monday, holding near a six-week high, as global markets absorbed weekend terrorist attacks in London that quieted a risk-on attitude that had driven stocks to fresh records last week.
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In the past, financial planning for unmarried couples has largely focused on LGBT couples. The decision in Obergefell v. Hodges allowed same-sex couples to marry and have their marriages recognized by the states,....More>>>
The high-end jewelry market has always been more resilient than watches, as it is a less discretionary spending item. Moreover its cost base being mostly in Europe and outside Switzerland (compared to major watchmakers) gives an advantage to this product category, as the euro is down -6% versus the US dollar in the last 6 months. We expect the high-end jewelry sector to stabilize in the next 3 months,....More>>>
Saudi Arabia has tapped international debt markets for just the second time in its history.
The kingdom’s sale of Islamic bonds worth $9 billion comes less than six months after the world’s biggest oil exporting country tapped global debt markets for the first time by selling $17.5 billion in conventional bonds.
Half of the new Islamic bonds will be repaid in five....More>>>
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There has been a lot of noise about how DRAM and NAND pricing is about to collapse and companies that are focused on those chips are about to see their share prices collapse as well.
Most recent was the bear case from Goldman Sachs which laid out the argument that companies in the space like Micron, Western Digital and company were not worthy of an investment....More>>>
If you’re interested in getting into the S&P 500, it seems like a good time to do so. Earnings are rising, GDP growth is strong, the unemployment rate is falling, and wages are heading upward.
There’s just one problem: as I wrote a few months ago, the S&P 500 is a lousy bet.
There are a couple reasons why, the biggest being the income problem. If you buy....More>>>