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>>>
Unsatisfied with the status quo, the intrepid business leaders on Forbes’ second annual Global Game Changers list are transforming their industries and changing the lives of billions of people around the globe.
These trailblazers are re-imagining countless facets of our lives, from the way we think about our health (23andMe’s Anne Wojcicki) to the way we tackle....More>>>
Pick a small-cap biotech company, any small-cap biotech company, and you could be picking the winning lottery ticket if its cutting-edge research pans out. And if it doesn’t? Well, then you could end up like StemCells (STEM), which reported lackluster trial data and announced that it would be winding down. Maxim’s Jason Kolbert and Jason McCarthy explain:
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Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT) shares have zoomed 66% (77% including dividends) since we first recommended the software heavyweight back in July 2013.
We’ve re-recommended it a number of times since then – especially on sell-offs – and continue to like the long-term upside… which is why I’m adding it to our “Shopping List”....More>>>
I wrote bullishly about Deere (DE) back in December, and since then the stock has done…not much, gaining 4.8% to the S&P 500′s 4.1% rise. So I’ve tried to stay on top of the stock, both the bullish calls and the bearish ones–and today, I have another bear to add to the list. That would be JPMorgan’s Ann Duignan, who reiterated her Underweight rating on....More>>>
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Over the past two days, we’ve looked back at a couple of the six market themes I expected to dominate in 2016. Back in January, I said “central banks are in control, be long stocks.” That was theme number one. And I thought “China’s currency manipulation would come home to roost.” That was theme number six. Both have clearly materialized. As for China, its currency....More>>>