Gold doesn't trade in a vacuum. Markets are connected. What happens in one often affects others. So if you want to understand what's happening with gold, you need to know what's going on in the markets that affect gold. And while lots of traders focus only on the short term, it's important to have a big-picture view, too. The big picture shows you the long-term....More>>>
RenaissanceRe Holdings (RNR) is a global provider of reinsurance, as well as various types of insurance and related services. The company was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Bermuda, notes Jack Adamo, editor of Insiders Plus.
The company operates through three segments: Catastrophe Reinsurance, Specialty Reinsurance, and Lloyd’s segments (Lloyd’s of London).
Oil prices haven’t gotten off to the fast start many expected, falling around 6% on average during the first quarter of the year. That slump came despite OPEC’s best efforts since producing nations have achieved fairly good compliance on their planned output cuts. That said, despite the lackluster oil market, we still see some interestingopportunities in the oil market. Three stocks....More>>>
Shares of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) added $7.14 last week (4.8%), posting a new 52-week high on Friday. The company remains the best-performing stock by a wide margin among the 30 equities thatcomprise the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA). The company’s stock is up 34.78% year to date, well above second-place McDonald’s 19.42% improvement.
Apple reported fiscal second-quarter....More>>>
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David Bartosiak spoke on Bloomberg Markets about an options strategy in Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc. (NASDAQ: ULTA).
The federal government and Wall Street are at it again, scratching each other’s backs at your expense…
They did it in 1999, when the government repealed Glass-Steagall – and opened the door leading to the Financial Crisis.
They did it in September 2008, when the Treasury Department loaned Wall Street banks $700 billion of U.S. taxpayer money to bail them out....More>>>
Stocks rose today as Fed Chief Janet Yellen’s dovish comments today pretty much took an April rate hike off the table.
The S&P 500 gained 0.9% to 2,055.01 today, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 97.72 points, or 0.6%, to 17,633.11. The Nasdaq Composite climbed 1.7% to 4,846.62.
Despite the Nasdaq’s big gain, it was the Dow and....More>>>
As I’ve previously detailed in the article, Straight Path Communications And The Speculative Road To ‘5G’ Commercialization, Straight Path Communications (NYSEMKT:STRP) holds a significant portfolio of mmWave spectrum licenses that could realize significant value amid the upcoming commercialization of the next generation of wireless technology, known as ‘5G.’