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Capt. Hawkeye Pierce of “M*A*S*H” has some indispensable advice for financial advisors. Well, Alan Alda, who played the smart-alecky surgeon on the classic TV series, has indispensable advice for advisors. Oddly enough, it’s....More>>>
CFRAs Ken Leon takes a look at investment banks that he thinks should benefit from increasing M&A activity.
Leon writes that a favorable economy, in which companies and private equity firms have plenty of cash on hand, as well as a benign political climate will boost M&A activity in this year. Cross-border transactions, which made up more than....More>>>
Did you miss Apple stocks 1,034% run-up since it introduced the iPhone 10 shortyears ago? That kind of performance turned $10,000 invested before its launch into $113,355 today!
I missed it, and its killing me.If youre anything like me,you want another chanceat fortune-making gains like that.
The good news is that Apple appears ready to shock the world,again, but withan entirely different....More>>>
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Managing your money is hard enough. But what if your income fluctuates so much that for more than five months of the year, its 25% above or below your monthly average? That kind of roller-coaster financial insecurity is exactly what the authors of the new book The Financial Diaries discovered while tracking the lives of 470 low-....More>>>
A smart operator will when he realizes things have not worked out, fold up his tent and move on before he is knocked out of the game for good. One disastrous restaurant venture can drag down an entire string of successful ones, as I have seen many times.
– Anthony Bourdain
DineEquity (NYSE: DIN) franchises casual dining restaurants under the brands of Applebee’s....More>>>
Our new silver price forecast for 2017 shows prices moving higher, despite headwinds in the short term. In fact, we see silver prices climbing by double digits in the next six months…
Some of these headwinds include a rallying dollar and an inflated stock market, according to Money Morning Resource Specialist Peter Krauth.
“The investing herd has been flocking to these....More>>>
Opiates are incredibly potent pain relievers forpatients with severe traumatic pain or dealing with end-of-life care, but they are also being increasingly abused. Robert Brooke, the CEO of small cap Vitality Biopharma, Inc. (OTCQB: VBIO), which is dedicated to the development of cannabinoid prodrug pharmaceuticals and to unlocking the power of cannabinoids for the treatment of serious neurological....More>>>
Warren Buffett-ledBerkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK.A) has been on a tear following the US Presidential election. The BRK.A stock is up 12.2% since November 8, outperforming the S&P 500 (INDX:SPAL), which is up 6% in the same period. While Buffett was a clear and staunch supporter of Hillary, it could come across as a surprise that investors have been buying BRK.A stock in droves. Can Berkshire Hathaway....More>>>
With oil prices stabilizing and OPEC apparently agreeing to production cuts (for now), it suggests that some of the beaten-down energy stocks on the market may be stocks to buy at this point in time.
Source: SMelindo via Flickr (Modified)
Readers of my column know that I consider some form of fossil fuel energy holding to be vital for any long-term diversified portfolio. One....More>>>
The following stocks were moving the Services sector today.
Only one stock in the Services sector showed gains:
Jive Software Inc (JIVE): JIVE stock is up 2.5% today.
Some of the biggest losers among Services stocks include:
Textainer Group Holdings (TGH): TGH stock is down 2.42% today. Majesco Entertainmnt (COOL): COOL stock is down 2.4% today. Qumu Corporation....More>>>