Commonwealth Equity Services LLC grew its position in shares of East West Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EWBC) by 17.2% during the 1st quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 8,089 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,189 shares during the period. Commonwealth Equity Services LLC’s....More>>>
&l;p&g;&l;img class=&q;dam-image getty size-large wp-image-493057015&q; src=&q;https://specials-images.forbesimg.com/dam/imageserve/493057015/960×0.jpg?fit=scale&q; data-height=&q;638&q; data-width=&q;960&q;&g; The holiday buying season is getting underway at the Maine Mall as stores are beginning to promote their Christmas discounts. The new Bon Ton store in the Maine Mall was the first to....More>>>
Filing taxes can be a harrowing process, but it doesn’t need to be. Here are a few tips that will help you file your return efficiently — without risking a major mistake as you go along.
1. Keep good records year-round
One way to ensure that the tax filing process goes smoothly is to keep impeccable records throughout the year. Much of the information you’ll enter....More>>>
Shares of Rogers Corp. (NYSE:ROG) gained 19.9% in April 2017, according to data from S&P Global Market Intelligence.
The company reported first-quarter results on April 26, sending share prices nearly 12% higher the next day. Rogers saw 27% year-over-year sales growth and 79% higher earnings, leaving analyst estimates far behind in both cases.
EUR/USD is trading at 1.1114, up 0.0009.
The pair is trading choppy and some of the early session gains have eroded.
Market talk about European headline news is constant.
Market chatter about U.S. economic data and some positioning talk ahead of the weekend is making the rounds.
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Seasonal fireworks celebrate in the warm weather months over St. Basel’s Cathedral in Red Square. Russia’s Finance Minister Anton Siluanov says there is some upside coming to his country’s economy in 2017 following two long years of recession. (Shutterstock)
Next year is shaping up to be a much better one for the Russian Federation. Following back-to-back years of economic....More>>>
The volatility index, or VIX once again closed under 12 percent last Friday. It has hovered in the range of 10-13 percent for the entirety of 2017 after it collapsed from a high in the low twenties following the Presidential election.
That seems like eons ago, right? And with this low volatility comes frustration for those sitting on the sidelines waiting to get involved with the stock....More>>>
The casino sector offers a lot of color beyond the characters one expects to find as their customers according to the movies. Local nuances in Macau, Las Vegas, online gambling, and new areas lead to industry-wide changes and company-level opportunities for investors.
Recent headlines have focused on headwinds in Macau – with revenue down for its third consecutive year but perhaps bottoming....More>>>
Ever since the reinstatement of the debt ceiling on March 15, 2017, five misconceptions have been circulating about how the debt limit will affect people and policies.
You see, the debt ceiling could potentially trigger a catastrophe for U.S. markets. This catastrophe will be an economic meltdown that could far exceed the Great Recession. And it’s crucial investors separate fact....More>>>
The legal marijuana industry has expanded to 28 states and the District of Columbia, and there is one clear winner: U.S. workers.
In Oregon alone, the positive economic impact is especially apparent.
According to the “Cannabis Employment Estimates” from Whitney Economics, the average wage of cannabis workers (who directly touch the plant) is $12.13 an hour as of Feb.....More>>>