The iShares Dow Jones US Technology ETF (NYSEARCA:IYW) is up a healthy 21% since the end of last year, handily topping the 8.9% gain the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEARCA:SPY) has mustered for the same timeframe. The disparity widens when you stretch the timeframe considered. Since this date on the calendar last year, the technology ETF is up a whopping 39%, trouncing the Spyder’s 17.8%....More>>>
Right now, there’s a major shift underway in the biotech field that’s creating a brand-new $59.2 billion industry. And investors who get in now could be positioning themselves for triple- or even quadruple-digit gains…
That’s why we’re bringing readers one of the best biotech stocks to buy in December 2017, according to Money Morning Director of Technology....More>>>
Small cap mining stock Silver Spruce Resources (OTCBB: SSEBF; TSE: SSE.V) has just announcedit has secured a loan for the remaining cash component of the Purchase Agreement with Cedar Forest LLC for the Kay Mine parcel of 70.84 acres of patented claims near Black Canyon City, Arizona. The Kay Mine property is an advanced exploration project where theKay Copper Company and others produced Au-Ag-Cu-Pb-Zn....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>>>
Uber has a new logo and lots of people hate it.
Instead of the stylized white and black “U,” the new design features an image that the company calls the “atom and bit.”
While a few offered praise for the update, the news has some folks on Twitter (TWTR, Tech30) confused or downright angry.
“This new logo/branding looks disgusting @Uber, your....More>>>
Russia isn’t just trying to sell its new airliner abroad. It might build it there, too.
State-owned military-industrial giant Rostec, which is responsible for exporting Russian technology, said Sunday that it has started talks to jointly produce a commercial plane overseas — potentially in the United Arab Emirates.
The short statement, which coincided with the start....More>>>
The press likes to say that Warren Buffett is a hold-forever investor, but in his 2016 letter, Buffett specifically addresses this misinterpretation.
Sometimes the comments of shareholders or media imply that we will own certain stocks “forever.” It is true that we own some stocks that I have no intention of selling for as far as the eye can see (and we’re talking 20/20....More>>>
Stock market breadth data indicated that buyers were acting aggressively Friday, much more so than sellers were during the markets tumble earlier in the week.
The New York Stock Exchanges Arms Index, which is a volume-weighted breadth measure, fell to 0.544, suggesting bulls exhibited near panic-like behavior.
Developed by Richard Arms about 50 years ago, the Arms Index, also known....More>>>
By Ben Reynolds
Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS) is the third-largest Canadian bank ranked by market cap.
Bank of Nova Scotia’s market cap is $64 billion The Toronto-Dominion Bank’s market cap is $83 billion Royal Bank of Canada’s market cap is $94 billion
Bank of Nova Scotia’s financial metrics should immediately stand out for value-focused dividend....More>>>
At the end of last week, our Elite Opportunity Pronewsletter suggested that it might be time to go long on commodities:
What’s the takeaway here today? When you take a big step back and assess everything that has happened over the last several years, how on earth can we expect commodity prices to remain around recent historical lows forever? Although playing the commodity game has been....More>>>