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>>>
By Lars Moffatt
As investors search for stocks that have great growth potential, the health care sector is definitely a very appealing place to start one’s search. In Canada, the health care sector is beginning to grow tremendously as the country enters into an era where a larger portion of their population is in the elder senior demographic. For investors, this means that the health....More>>>
Six times more people have died coming down Mount Everest than while climbing Mount Everest. The same can happen as you come down the mountain after retirement. How you distribute wealth, or “disinvest,” is even more important than how you invest. The savings decisions you are making today have far more implications than you might be seeing. Simply following “the herd” without....More>>>
Make way for some waves. CVS Health (CVS) and Express Scripts (ESRX) have released their formulary exclusion list for 2017, which details which prescription drugs will not be covered by health plans.
Why do we care? Commercial payors have been showing signs of pushing back against high drugs costs, which is a huge concern for drug companies and their investors. The coverage list determines....More>>>
Related GPRO Teens Rank Corporations By Coolness; Do Rankings Correlate To Success? Watch These 5 Huge Put Purchases In Friday Trade The Vetr community has upgraded $GPRO to 4.5-Stars. (Vetr)
The Vetr crowd upgraded their rating for GoPro Inc (NASDAQ: GPRO) on Wednesday, from its previous rating....More>>>
Opcity, a real estate technology startup improving residential real estate’s consumer experience by matching top agents with qualified home buyers and sellers in real-time, announced its series A financing of $27 million today. The round was led by Silicon Valley-based Icon Ventures, with participation from 8VC, AI-focused Georgian Partners and Texas-based LiveOak Venture Partners.....More>>>
When will the world see its first trillionaire? A British charity estimates that it could happen within 25 years and that it will be none other than Microsoft founder Bill Gates.
Oxfam, the U.K. world hunger organization, meant to shame the world’s richest with its list of multi-billionaires. Which is odd, considering that Gates is a founder, with Warren Buffett, of The Giving Pledge....More>>>
By way of arriving at matters concerning Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA), indulge me a bit while I discuss the weather.
I’m writing this from the foothills of the Gallatin Range, where the temperature has been on the icy side of zero Fahrenheit for a good part of the past several weeks.
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(Bozone Amber Ale and the Bridger Mountains)
The frigid weather put me....More>>>
In the sector, two heavyweights that hog the limelight are Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) and Deere & Company (NYSE:DE) with market capitalizations of $54.21 billion and $33.5 billion, respectively. Caterpillar is the world’s largest manufacturer of construction and mining equipment and also dabbles in agricultural equipment. It falls under the Zacks categorized Manufacturing-Construction....More>>>