Best Buy Inc. (BBY) is keeping its friends close and its enemies closer.
Shares of the electronics chain spiked nearly 4% Wednesday, April 18, after CEO Hubert Joly announced that the company has entered into a partnership with Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) to sell televisions that are programme
Oil futures set off on a positive start Monday as the first decline in U.S. oil-drilling activity since January gave the market a fresh tailwind after seven-consecutive sessions of price gains.
The drop in Baker Hughes weekly count, coming after a record 23-straight weeks of rising numbers of active rigs, helped stoke sentiment that shale producers may have hit a bottleneck amid prolonged....More>>>
If small-company stocks offer the chance to get into businesses on the ground floor, and big blue chips offer world-beating stability, what do shares of midsize companies bring to the table? Historically, superior returns. Since 1980, the Russell Midcap index, which tracks U.S. stocks with $934 million to $34 billion in market capitalization (stock price times shares outstanding), returned 12.9%....More>>>
Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney committed multiple serious federal budget and political sins the past two weeks that would have gotten any other cabinet member from a previous presidency fired. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Ask yourself these three questions:
1. How can the director of the Office of Management and Budget make an unprecedented $2 trillion....More>>>
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With the Federal Reserve deciding to keep interest rates where they are, investors looking for income are still up the creek without a paddle. With that in mind, dividend stocks continue to be a great draw for investors. The only problem is that with the markets being up so much, many dividend stocks aren’t exactly spitting out a ton of yield these days. The SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust....More>>>
One of the advantages of being a dividend investor is that I invest in businesses that meet a certain qualitative and quantitative criteria. This allows me to focus on quality compounding machines with established track records. This discipline also allows me to avoid overpaying for those companies.
Even the best company in the world is not worth overpaying for. Another trait....More>>>
Lands’ End (NASDAQ:LE) CMO Gill Brown Hong bought 1,525 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, April 13th. The shares were bought at an average price of $22.20 per share, with a total value of $33,855.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief marke