Wynn Resorts (NASDAQ:WYNN) continues to trend higher, even after steady growth over the last year. The gaming company still warrants a buy as underlying fundamentals remain strong. As the Macau region further strengthens, Wynns presence there should lead to revenue growth. A stronger U.S. consumer is also aiding the companys domestic operations. Moreover, its valuation multiples signal the company....More>>>
Press coverage about Baxter International (NYSE:BAX) has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Baxter International earned a coverage....More>>>
Shares of Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HTZ), an automotive vehicle rental service specialist, are down 14% as of 11:30 a.m. EDT after the company announced disappointing first-quarter results.
Revenue increased 8% to $2.1 billion, which was better than analysts’ estimates calling for $1.97 billion. Adjusted for one-time items, Hertz posted....More>>>
“Mors tua, vita mea” (literally “your death is my life) probably was the motto that gladiators, in the ancient Rome, recited before entering in the Coliseum and fighting for their life. Over and above its literal translation, this Latin expression means that what is a damage for one person is often an advantage for another. There can only be one winner in a competition; that is....More>>>
Some of the stocks that may grab investor focus today are:
Wall Street expects Discovery, Inc. (NASDAQ: DISCA) to report quarterly earnings at $0.44 per share on revenue of $1.99 billion before the opening bell. Discovery shares rose 0.47 percent to $23.50 in pre-market trading.
Analysts expect Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) to post quarterly earnings at $1.22 per share....More>>>
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CFRA, the institutional equity research firm, has just released its asset-weighted ratings on mutual fund families, and some of the results may surprise advisors.
Primecap Management Co., for example, merits a five-star....More>>>
With oil prices stabilizing and OPEC apparently agreeing to production cuts (for now), it suggests that some of the beaten-down energy stocks on the market may be stocks to buy at this point in time.
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Readers of my column know that I consider some form of fossil fuel energy holding to be vital for any long-term diversified portfolio. One....More>>>
Applied Materials’ (NASDAQ:AMAT) stock is a good investment right now for both value and growth investors, especially with the recent price dip. In the past two weeks, the market has fallen quite a bit with the Nasdaq leading the fall. There was a minor correction in the markets which resulted in the Nasdaq being pummeled. However, I believe that while there is a shining gem in the Nasdaq....More>>>
Retirement investing is not what it used to be. In the old days, one could just invest in the safe stocks to buy, in blue chips, in a nice ladder of bonds, and do just fine.
Alas, the market has significantly changed. Much of this is due to the historically low interest rates weve had.
The problem with the Federal Reserves attempt to goose the economy is that it killed bond yields,....More>>>
There’s been an artificial intelligence revolution (AI) going on all around us for the last several years. It may not seem obvious at first, but it you look closely, the signs are everywhere. Natural language understanding powers virtual assistants on cellphones. Natural language processing is providing foreign language translations on websites. Mapping apps are giving directions, detecting....More>>>