Overstock.com stock price has run from $15.95 on August 2nd this year to a 12-year high of $65.70. If closed Monday this week at $46.10. The incredulous run-up in OSTK was ignited when OSTK decided to grab onto the coattails of the cryptocurrency mania. The company announced on August 8th that it would begin to allow shoppers to pay with Bitcoin and other cryptos. Then in October, OSTK announced....More>>>
Although the shares of Micron Technology (MU) are up about 95% over the past year, they still represent good value in my opinion. The company has some challenges to be sure, but the shares remain unreasonably inexpensive at these levels. Ill go through the reasoning behind my bullish take on this name by focusing on the financial history, and by analyzing the markets irrational assumptions about....More>>>
Investment company Wealthsource Partners, Llc buys iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF, iShares Edge MSCI USA Momentum Factor, iShares J.P. Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF, iShares Latin America 40, SPDR Select Sector Fund – Financial, ProShares Short Dow30, iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF, iShares MSCI EAFE Growth, iShares MSCI EAFE Value, Teucrium Corn Fund ETV, sells SPDR MSCI ACWI....More>>>
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Is your employer&a;nbsp;pushing you to save even more? Most likely yes &a;mdash; even if you&a;rsquo;re not aware of it.
For years now, many employers....More>>>
With the holiday season around the corner,consumers are busy searching for the products to buy while investors are busy searching for the companies whose products consumers are buying. Just a couple of week back GoPro (NSDQ:GPRO) was one such company on which investors were willing to bet as its products were likely to fly off the shelves of retail outlets. But then the things changed. While GoPro’s....More>>>
October 12, 2017: Markets opened lower Thursday, bounced higher at midday, and then sank again. Unimpressive earnings from two of the country’s largest banks didn’t help and a move higher on the producer price index was attributed to higher energy prices due to hurricanes in the Gulf. Utilities and real estate were the big sector winners today, while telecom and financials lagged. WTI....More>>>
Of all the basic tenets of modern financial theory, the Efficient Market Hypothesis (EMH) is one of the most controversial and disputed theories. For the uninitiated, the EMH posits that stock prices reflect all relevant price information, which means stocks always trade at fair value.
But if EMH were always true, investors would be wasting their time searching for undervalued stocks or stocks....More>>>
Some people start benefits at 62 in order to invest the cash. Dumb.
Get the money now and invest it. You can make enough on your portfolio to come out ahead of someone who waits.
Thats what a lot of people tell themselves in starting Social Security at 62 rather than at 70. I think theyre making a big mistake. Theyre doing the math wrong.
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Donald Trump campaigned on a platform to “reform the entire regulatory code” and “end radical regulations,” arguing they cost jobs, but that doesn’t mean he will eliminate the Department of Labor’s fiduciary....More>>>
No one likes paying any kind of taxes, so you might think that in any ranking of the most hated tax Americans have to pay, every tax you have to pay would all tie for first. That said, we’re in the middle of income tax season, and there’s been plenty of political and tax policy discussion about the negative impacts of the estate tax, which many call the death tax. Yet neither the income....More>>>