Many investors rely on their investment portfolios to generate the income they need to make ends meet. For them, dividend stocks are a natural choice, because they offer regular payments of dividend income, as well as the chance to enjoy share-price gains when the company’s underlying business is successful. Especially for those who are retired and living on fixed incomes, the ability to benefit....More>>>
Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Banc of California (NYSE:BANC) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday.
According to Zacks, “Banc of California, Inc. provides comprehensive banking services to California’s diverse private businesses, entrepreneurs and homeowners. It is the parent company of Banc of California, National....More>>>
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This stock’s low price isn’t going to last forever — it’s time to get in while the getting’s good.
One of the main goals of my premium newsletter High-Yield Investing is stability. I like industries that don’t go through unpredictable hot and cold cycles. Student Transportation (NYSE: STB) is a textbook example.
Millions of kids must travel to and....More>>>
Check out the companies making headlines before the bell:
Apple Berkshire Hathaway’s Warren Buffett told CNBC that Berkshire bought 75 million Apple shares during the first quarter, bringing its total holdings to 240.3 million shares.
Alibaba Alibaba reported quarterly profit of RMB 5.73 versus the consensus estimate of 5.45. Revenue also beat forecasts, as core commerce sales....More>>>
SA contributor, Paulo Santos, wrote a pretty good article yesterday: The Retail Panic. Within Paulo’s article, he very logically provided a nice high level facts based series of arguments explaining how the market dramatically overreacted to Macy’s (NYSE:M) June 6th investor day analyst meeting. Lo and behold, I am not surprise as the sell side almost always misses the critical inflection....More>>>
In an announcement Tuesday morning from Shanghai, Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) said it had signed a memorandum of understanding with Chinese automaker Anhui Zotye Automobile to discuss the establishment of a 50-50 joint venture to develop, produce, market and service a new line of all-electric passenger vehicles (EVs) for the Chinese market.
Focusing on the market for electric vehicles in China....More>>>
Oil prices edged up on Wednesday as investors bet that major oil producers will stick to their deal to cut output next year and help rebalance the market.
While trading remained muted ahead of the holidays, crude prices have been bolstered in recent weeks by expectations that the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and some external producers will stick to a deal to reduce the....More>>>
Retirement investors want sure things. There isnt enough time to make up for stocks that just fall into the ground, never to return. So considering how awful energy has been for the past couple of years, its probably surprising to see energy stocks and retirement mentioned in the same vicinity.
Sustained low oil and natural gas prices have negatively impacted energy stocks. OK, thats putting....More>>>
Columbia, MO, based Investment company Shelter Mutual Insurance Co buys BB&T, Gilead Sciences, sells 3M Co, Union Pacific, Emerson Electric Co, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries during the 3-months ended 2017-03-31, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Shelter Mutual Insurance Co. As of 2017-03-31, Shelter Mutual Insurance Co owns 42 stocks with a total value of $326....More>>>