Newspapers sell a lot of papers by publishing extreme headlines. Kinder Morgan (KMI) will walk away from the project and it is a big victory for the environmental (and other) opposition. Or the other extreme about Kinder Morgan and allies running over endangered whales or eliminating endangered
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.
Earlier this week, JPMorgan detailed plans to return a whopping $27 billion in cash to shareholders over the next twelve months, after the Federal Reserve signed off on the plan as a part of it annual stress test for banks (see Fed Clears Capital Plans Of All U.S. Banks Subject To Stress Tests For The First Time In Seven Years). The capital return plan is easily the largest by any bank this year....More>>>
The first major high-tech Silicon Valley firm was founded in Palo Alto in 1939 by William Hewlett and David Packard, notes Harry Domash, editor of Dividend Detective.
Their company split into two separate firms in November 2015. HP Inc. (HPQ) retained the slow growth computer and printer businesses, while Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE), took over the sexy networking, security....More>>>
During his campaign for Rhode Island General Treasurer, investment newbie Seth Magaziner (31 year old son of Bill Clinton policy advisor Ira Magaziner) promised greater transparency regarding the state pension’s high-risk, costly opaque alternative investments gamble than his predecessor, Governor Gina Raimondo.
Promises, promises. When was the last time a politician followed through....More>>>
Ascena (NASDAQ:ASNA) is a retailer of apparel clothing for women and teen girls with numerous brands. Its operating segments are Premium, Value, Plus and Kids fashion, and some of its brand names are Maurices, Lane Bryant, Ann Taylor and LOFT. Together it owns around 8 brand names.
Ascena is a mid-cap company, part of S&P 400, with current market capitalisation of $988 million and share....More>>>
Investing in biotech and pharmaceuticals is always a bit of a wild card. The industry is often at the mercy of government regulators, and a clinical trial can always present unexpected challenges. When biotech and pharma stocks hit it big, however, its big news that often yields big returns. A lesser promoted biotech sector is the medical devices arena, which is hardly as sexy and....More>>>
Shares of clinical stage biopharma Marinus Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:MRNS) rose over 18% today after Baird initiated coverage with an outperform rating on the stock. It was more bullish than that, actually.
Analyst Brian Skorney set a $15 per share price target -- shares are t
Northstar Wealth Partners LLC trimmed its position in Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) by 3.8% in the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 32,656 shares of the cell phone carrier’s stock after selling 1,285 shares during the quarter. Verizon Communic
Teladoc (NYSE:TDOC) hit a new 52-week high and low during mid-day trading on Thursday . The company traded as low as $50.70 and last traded at $50.60, with a volume of 673212 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $49.85.
Revenues increased 30% YoY to INR14.7b (est INR14.3b) led by tonnage growth of 24.5% YoY to 67.7kMT (est. of 67.2kMT) and realizations growth of 4.7% YoY (flat QoQ) to INR213.5k/ton (in-line). EBITDA margin contracted 150bp QoQ (flat YoY)
Equities research analysts expect that Euronet Worldwide (NASDAQ:EEFT) will post earnings per share (EPS) of $1.32 for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Five analysts have issued estimates for Euronet Worldwide’s earnings. Euronet Worldwide reported earnings of $1.09 per shar