Teacher Retirement System of Texas lowered its position in shares of Cheniere Energy, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:LNG) by 7.8% in the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 123,015 shares of the energy company’s stock after selling 10,346 shares during the quarter. Teacher Retirement System of Texas owned....More>>>
Immigration advocates won’t give up the so-called “startup visa” without a fight against the US government.
The National Venture Capital Association, a trade association, filed a motion this week requesting a Washington DC district court look into whether the government is disregarding applications for an Obama administration visa program for foreign entrepreneurs.
Value investors get a bad rap. Sometimes, value investing is referred to as “cigar butt” investing, in that picking up cheap, undervalued stocks is equivalent to picking up mostly smoked cigars off of the sidewalk. A good friend and colleague of mine used to call me a “dumpster diver”. Guilty.
Why value? Personally, I hate overpaying. The old Wall Street maxim “buy....More>>>
How to play the turnaround in the Brazilian economy
Investing in emerging markets always has a heightened amount of risk associated with it. However, large and mid-cap stocks can help mitigate the heightened amount of risk. This is why I believe that the iShares MSCI Brazil Index (EWZ) is the safest way to play the turnaround in the Brazilian economy. The MSCI Brazil 25/50 Index is designed....More>>>
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Bitcoin Cash&a;nbsp;climbed today, nearing $1,000 as traders&a;nbsp;purchased the digital currency&a;nbsp;in....More>>>
The global equities swoon rolled over to Asia on Friday, where markets reacted negatively to the Trump administrations trade broadside against China.
Although the import tariffs had been telegraphed for weeks, Thursdays package, covering about $60 billion in goods, sent investors running for havens. Bonds and gold prices rose and the Japanese yen hit its highest point against the U.S. dollar....More>>>
The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported Thursday morning that U.S. natural gas stocks increased by 106 billion cubic feet for the week ending May 11.
Analysts were expecting a storage injection of between 97 billion and 109 billion cubic feet. The five-year average for the week is an injection of 87 billion cubic feet, and last year’s storage increase for the week....More>>>
Have you ever wished you were a scientist? Have you ever imagined yourself making a contribution to the scientific, technological and medical innovations that are taking place as the world settles into the 21st century amid all of its potential? Well you may think its too late to go back for your doctorate, but there is something you can do to help change the world in a big wayat any ageand maybe....More>>>
After three challenging years, the oil market is showing real signs of improvement. Oil prices, which many in the industry expected would be at or below $50 a barrel this year, are now above $70. Crude might not be done running higher due in part to the fact that oil producers in the U.S. are taking a much different approach to how they allocate their oil-fueled cash flows.
That trend was....More>>>
In a classic case of “buy the rumor and sell the news,” oil prices gave back some of their recent gains on Tuesday, falling about 2.4% after President Trump officially announced his decision to pull the U.S. out of the Iran nuclear agreement while imposing “powerful” sanctions on the country. However, crude prices had risen steadily in advance of that announcement, recently....More>>>