Small cap Nexus Gold Corp (OTCMKTS: NXXGF; CVE: NXS) has received a new work permit for its Bouboulou Gold concession located in Burkina Faso, West Africa. The new permit has an initial term of three years and can be renewed twice for a total term of nine years. The Bouboulou exploration permit covers an area located on the Boromo-Goren greenstone belt of 38.8 -sq km approximately 75 kilometres....More>>>
The big speculation is whether there will be a bidding war for Whole Foods (WFM) now that Amazon (AMZN) has made a play for one of the nations leading organic foods grocers. That is, do whatever it takes to prevent Amazon from landing Whole Foods.
The case can be made that other retailers, such as SuperValu (SVU) or Albertsons, need to come in and prevent Amazon from buying up Whole Foods.
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There has been a lot of noise about how DRAM and NAND pricing is about to collapse and companies that are focused on those chips are about to see their share prices collapse as well.
Most recent was the bear case from Goldman Sachs which laid out the argument that companies in the space like Micron, Western Digital and company were not worthy of an investment....More>>>
The solar industry had another busy week with a number of announcements and earnings reports from some of the largest companies in the business. It was so eventful, in fact, that I can’t cover everything in this week’s roundup, but I can hit the items investors most need be aware of.
As the solar industry evolves into a more mature market and players define where they think they’ll....More>>>
Stifel’s Michael Scialla and Daniel Guffey warn investors not to chase the biggest gainers among the exploration & production stocks, including Denbury Resources (DNR) and Whiting Petroleum (WLL), and instead stick with more stable fare such as Anadarko Petroleum (APC), Rice Energy (RICE), and Continental Resources (CLR). They explain:
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1. Inauguration Day: On Friday, Donald Trump will be sworn in as the 45th president of the United States.
Since his election, Trump has shown an uncanny ability to move markets. Bullish investors, girded by his pro-business rhetoric, have pushed the Dow closer and closer to 20,000 points. But the Republican has also introduced a degree of uncertainty. Trump has made a habit of targeting....More>>>
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Welcome. In this article I will give the dollar and cents reasons for how come ERIC looks like a relative bargain in today’s marketplace.
In the trailing ten years ERIC has earned their market cap in free cash flow. This is a signal the company may be undervalued. If ERIC can repeat the performance and earn over $19B in the coming....More>>>
By Prakash Loungani and Zidong An
Forecasts of real GDP growth attract a lot of media attention. But what matters more to the person on the street is how growth translates into jobs. Unfortunately, the mediocre growth outlook of recent years may lead to a disturbing outlook for jobs, particularly among fuel-exporting countries and in the Latin America and Caribbean region.
Ask any political junkie, and they’ll tell you that the 2016 presidential campaign has been one of the strangest they’ve ever experienced. The rise of billionaire/reality TV star Donald Trump and Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, the wild and woolly TV debates, and how wrong the pundits have been at predicting anything has been unprecedented.
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Pharmaceutical giant Eli Lilly said Wednesday that medical testing showed thatits trial drug for treatment of mild dementia from Alzheimers disease didnot slow memory loss in patients.
Patients treated with the drug called solanezumab “did not experience a statistically significant slowing in cognitive decline compared to patients treated with a placebo” in results of a phase....More>>>