The casino sector offers a lot of color beyond the characters one expects to find as their customers according to the movies. Local nuances in Macau, Las Vegas, online gambling, and new areas lead to industry-wide changes and company-level opportunities for investors.
Recent headlines have focused on headwinds in Macau – with revenue down for its third consecutive year but perhaps bottoming....More>>>
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Now is the time to focus on value stocks, says canny stock picker John Buckingham, AFAM Capital’s chief investment officer, chief portfolio manager and editor of its “The Prudent Speculator” investment newsletter,....More>>>
Diane M. Ramirez, CEO and Chairman of Halstead Property
Tech enabled real estate brokerages like Redfin and Compass may be very hot these days, however, back in 1984, Diane M. Ramirez and Clark Halstead had already pitched and raised VC funding to The Halstead Property Company from investors like Bessemer Venture Partners. Together, they co-founded the firm with....More>>>
Mountain View, CA, based Investment company Grassi Investment Management buys CenturyLink Inc, CyrusOne Inc, Energy Transfer Partners LP, Goldman Sachs Group Inc, Charles Schwab Corp, United States Steel Corp, Micron Technology Inc, Gilead Sciences Inc, Crown Castle International Corp, Salesforce.com Inc, sells General Electric Co, AT&T Inc, Bank of America Corporation, Lockheed Martin Corp,....More>>>
Banks are seeing significant returns, with some outperforming the market indices in 2016. With the market currently in consolidation and President-Elect Trump close to beginning his term, investors are on the sidelines waiting for clearer indicators of what is to come in 2017 as well as during Trump’s remaining time in his term. The question remains whether the banking sector has been curtailing....More>>>
Since my last update, Career Education Corporation (Nasdaq: CECO) has been one of the top investments in the stock market. It was up over 300% in 2016, and the recent pullback provides an excellent entry point from here.
A Recent History
The entire for-profit sector has been, until very recently, under unprecedented attacks by the former Administration that attempted to significantly....More>>>
Sky People (NASDAQ:SPU) are now confirmed Nasdaq compliant with up to date filings. While investors wait for details of their fourth quarter, and annual 10k, this seems to be an opportune time to digest business in the last Q3 filing.
It’s been tough for Sky People this past year. A lot has happened, and in terms of external events, not everything has gone their way. On the plus....More>>>
With the US dollar (NYSEARCA:UUP) tipped to strengthen considerably under President-elect Donald Trump’s administration, we feel stocks with largely domestic operations will outperform those with significant international operations over the next 12 months due to currency headwinds. With 4,712 stores based across 45 U.S. states, O’Reilly Automotive (NASDAQ:ORLY) is a stock we believe....More>>>
The stock market lost ground on Monday, sending major market benchmarks lower by more than half a percentage point. The Dow lost its grip on the 20,000 mark in the wake of concerns about economic growth and new U.S. immigration policy, and some believe that the broader geopolitical climate could have a negative impact on global commerce that in turn could start affecting multinational corporations’....More>>>