Ross Stores (ROST) is an interesting story in retail space. At the time when most of the US retailers are under pressure from increasing online competition, Ross is posting strong sales and earnings growth. The companys stock price has gained 172% over the last five years easily outperforming S&P Retail ETF (XRT) and S&P 500 (SPY). Despite strong fundamentals and impressive out-performance,....More>>>
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Investing isn't a one-size-fits-all process. Everyone does it for different reasons. And your personal goals have a lot to do with how you decide to manage your investments. You could be looking to earn enough money in the stock market to send your child to college in 10 years. Or you might want to position yourself to make huge gains from a major macro event that you believe is....More>>>
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Back in April, I recommendedCaesars Entertainment Corp.(Nasdaq: CZR) as a buy – but warned you that this was a play that might take some time to mature.
If you haven’t gotten in already, you’ll want to do it soon.
After months of bitter wrangling, the much-beleaguered Caesars has finally reached a $5 billion deal with the private-equity....More>>>
We made a big bet on biotech exactly one year ago.
At the time, it was one of the most unloved sectors on the market. No, the biotech bull never showed its face in 2016.
But in early 2017, we witnessed the beginnings of a powerful rally and hopped onboard for a long-term trade. A fast start out of the gate in 2017 was just what the ailing sector needed to spark a massive bull run,....More>>>
They may be the farthest from retirement, but a higher percentage of Millennials are contributing to their 401(k) retirement savings plans than Gen Xers or Baby Boomers, a new report by Bank of America Merrill Lynch says.
About 82% of Millennials are contributing to their 401(k) plans, compared to 77% of Gen X and 75% of Baby Boomers, says BofA’s Plan Wellness Scorecard.
Women are not necessarily well-prepared to manage the money coming towards them in the future.
Only 18% of retirement-age women passed a financial literacy quiz on making a nest egg last through retirement, compared with twice as many men who passed. The quiz was distributed by the American College of Financial Services, and found women had most difficulty in understanding annuity products,....More>>>
Just as a rising tide lifts all boats, an ebb tide, while it doesn’t sink them, makes the going a bit tougher. For natural gas producers, a relatively mild winter so far has left storage caverns at elevated levels and weighed on the commodity price of the fuel.
From a high of around $3.80 per million BTUs at the beginning of the year, natural gas for April delivery closed Friday at....More>>>
In the last three years, investors have added over $800 billion to Vanguard funds—vs. $97 billion to the other 4000 US mutual fund companies combined—a staggering number both in terms of magnitude and sheer conquest. Vanguard now runs assets of $4.2 trillion, up from $2 trillion just three years ago.
A great deal of the inflows have been driven by....More>>>
The collapse of GOP efforts to repeal Obamacare will cut across many sectors. Whether it’s good news or bad news depends on which stocks you own. Some parts of the health care industry would have been hurt by the passage of the American Health Care Act (AHCA), the Republican alternative. But no group of stocks has rallied in relief like hospital operators. Here are two hospital stocks to....More>>>