Industrial stocks, materials stocks and stocks of companies that work on major infrastructure projects have also been on a tear since the U.S. election, observes Chloe Lutts Jensen, editor of Cabot Dividend Investor.
Donald Trump has cleared the way for two major oil pipelines, promised to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border and reiterated his pledge to reduce environmental regulation....More>>>
A FedEx Express logo appears on the side of a Boeing 777-FS2 aircraft at the FedEx Express hub at Memphis International Airport in Memphis, Tennessee, U.S., on Friday, Dec. 11, 2009. Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg
FedEx Corp is scheduled to report earnings after Tuesday’s close. FedEx’s stock hit a record high of $201.57/share in 2016 and is currently trading near $195/share.....More>>>
Boston, MA, based Investment company ArcLight Capital Partners, LLC buys American Midstream Partners LP, sells JP Energy Partners LP during the 3-months ended 2017-03-31, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, ArcLight Capital Partners, LLC. As of 2017-03-31, ArcLight Capital Partners, LLC owns 3 stocks with a total value of $1.1 billion. These are the details of the buys....More>>>
A rising tide lifts all boats, and that appears to be true even for Wisconsin-based Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE:ASB) despite significant headwinds. The $29 billion asset bank’s strategy has been all over the place the last couple years, and rather than specialize on one type of service, the “diversification” bug has earnings reeling. On the valuation front, I don’t think shareholders....More>>>
Although the S&P 500 closed slightly lower Thursday, the index is still near its all time high as investors continue to enjoy an 8-year bull market.
However, many equity analysts remain cautious as stocks appear to be trading at inflated multiples. Goldman Sachs even went on record saying that they believe the U.S. bull market is in its last few innings.
401(k) Savers May Have to Fund Trumps Corporate Tax Cut
Texas Judge Denies Emergency Request to Block DOL Fiduciary Rule
Did Warren Overreach in Blasting Annuity Sales Perks?
R. Alexander Acosta, President Donald Trump’s nominee to be secretary of Labor, said Wednesday that if confirmed, he would follow the president’s Feb. 3 executive order directing Labor to review....More>>>
Related AAPL Apple Reportedly Planning Self-Sufficient Cloud Infrastructure: What Is It? Now Is The Time To Buy Tech Stocks Despite Poor Start To 2016 Apple, iPhone Suppliers, Facebook Lead Week's Insider Trades (Investor’s Business Daily) ....More>>>
The first initial public offering (IPO) of 2017 is on this week’s calendar. It may come as no big surprise that it is an offering from a firm in the energy business. A larger and more anticipated tech IPO is due the following week with tech unicorn AppDynamics set to price on January 25.
There was an IPO of sorts last week when Gores Holdings II raised $375 million with an offer of....More>>>
Related USO Technical Alert – September Crude Oil Futures Find Sellers At $42 Area WSJ Asked 13 Investment Banks For Their Oil Outlook: Here's What Was Said Cycle And Trend Review; Putting It All Together (Seeking Alpha)
According to the Wall Street Journal, the Organization of the....More>>>
Core Laboratories (NYSE:CLB) literally has its ear to the ground when it comes to deciphering what’s going on in the oil market. The company studies oil reservoirs, which tell it what’s happening with production, giving it a deep level of understanding on the supply side of the market. Core Labs takes what the reservoirs are saying, compares....More>>>
Investor confusion about Apple (NYSE: AAPL) choosing Finisar (NYSE: FNSR) to provide VCSEL sensors in Apple iPhones has caused FNSR to fall recently and this is providing an excellent entry point into the stock.
Based on DCF analysis, we anticipate a Finisar share price of $29 in the seco
Image:The semi-submersible Spitsbergen from Transocean
Transocean (RIG) is definitely one of the best offshore drillers with a record backlog of over $14 billion - as of 2/21/17 not including options that could add over $8 billion - after the acquisition of Son
It's been ten years since the start of the Great Recession.
That's an arbitrary anniversary, sure. But downturns need beginnings, and the National Bureau of Economic Research decided this one happened in December 2007, when employment peaked and started to head south -- for two long years.
Shares of Ross Stores (ROST) spiked last week following a solid earnings report, which marked its 6th consecutive quarterly revenue and earnings beat. Shares declined a little over 1% on Friday, and I think shares look like a bargain. Like its peer TJX Companies (TJX), I believe the company is o