Warren Buffett is famous for the strong track record he’s put up for Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK-A) (NYSE:BRK-B). When you look at Buffett’s holdings, you’ll find that banking giant Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC) is one of his largest positions, with more than $25 billion invested in the company. That amounts to almost 10% of Wells Fargo’s outstanding shares, demonstrating Buffett’s....More>>>
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The administration of President Donald Trump has proposed a budget for fiscal year 2018 that could lead to increases in spending on major Affordable Care Act programs and on U.S. Department of Labor benefits compliance efforts.
Stocks discussed on the in-depth session of Jim Cramer’s Mad Money TV Program, Wednesday, May 16.
Can just two stocks ignite a rally? They can. Case in point – Macy’s (NYSE:M) and Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) on Wednesday. The market had been engulfed with macro news and tensions of rising oil prices, rising interest rates, US-China relations, North Korea. “In this....More>>>
Our Buyback Premium Portfolio is beating the S&P 500 by more than 97% since its inception in August of 2000; this portfolio is up 153.50% since inception vs. a gain of 55.69% in the S&P 500 over the same time frame, explains David Fried, editor of The Buyback Letter.
Sunnyvale, Calif.-based Rambus Inc. (RMBS) designs, develops, and licenses cutting-edge chip interface technologies....More>>>
Shares of Snap Inc. (SNAP ) plummeted more than 20% in early morning trading to touch a new all-time low of $10.96 after the company’s latest quarterly earnings report disappointed investors on Tuesday afternoon.
Snap reported an adjusted loss of 17 cents per share, matching the Zacks Consensus Estimate and improving from a loss of 20 cents in the year-ago period. However, the company’s....More>>>
Small cap mining stock Silver Spruce Resources (OTCBB: SSEBF; TSE: SSE.V) has just announcedit has secured a loan for the remaining cash component of the Purchase Agreement with Cedar Forest LLC for the Kay Mine parcel of 70.84 acres of patented claims near Black Canyon City, Arizona. The Kay Mine property is an advanced exploration project where theKay Copper Company and others produced Au-Ag-Cu-Pb-Zn....More>>>
General Electric (NYSE:GE) is one of the most outstanding dividend plays out there. Not only has the company paid out a dividend for more than 100 uninterrupted years, it has also grown that dividend in most years. GE’s current yield of 3% is considerably higher than the Dow Jones Industrial Average (INDX:INDU) average yield of 2.76%.
Anything that would threaten that dividend is, therefore,....More>>>
Mohnish Pabrai published another iteration of his Cannibal Portfolio. The Cannibals are a number of stocks selected by an algorithm that are eating themselves, aka buying back their own stock. It is a bit of a misnomer, I believe introduced by Charlie Munger, seeing as eating yourself would be “autocannibalism” or “autosarcophagy.” But who cares as long as it makes money!
Anybody who has ever been to a financial adviser knows the drill. The adviser begins by asking you to fill out a questionnaire, aimed at getting at a key measure: your appetite for risk. By knowing how much risk youre able to tolerate, the adviser knows how much youre willing to lose to get where you want to go.
The adviser can then construct a portfolio that reflects your risk tolerance.Hot....More>>>
Federal investigators have halted an alleged student loan debt relief scam that bilked more than $11 million from consumers nationwide.
Strategic Student Solutions and several related companies falsely promised to reduce or eliminate student loan debt and also offered the borrowers non-existent credit repair services, in exchange for upfront fees and monthly payments, the Federal Trade Commission....More>>>