Issued by state and local governments, municipal bonds yield an average of just 2.5%. But you wont owe a penny in federal tax on most types of muni-bond income, and you can get a break on state taxes, too, if you invest in munis issued in the state where you reside. For instance, if you live in a state with a stiff income tax, such as California, and are in the top combined federal and state....More>>>
Almost all the coverage you will find about Sunshine Capital Inc is press releases by Sunshine Capital Inc. Sunshine trades over the counter and is currently priced at $6.00 per share making it, in the view of my stick in the mud investor adviser, a “penny stock” too volatile for his firm to get involved with. A recent press release from Sunshine obliges me to clarify a piece I....More>>>
Many people don’t realize it, but when you get that final paycheck, it is one of the most important financial events of your life. The idea of no longer working for money and having access to a paycheck can do weird things to some people. In many cases, it can turn them into a penny pinching, wheeling-dealing, cheapskate who will go out of their way to save a buck or get a better....More>>>
Twilio Inc. (NYSE: TWLO) was one of the best initial public offerings we have seen in some time. Shares had risen as high as almost $71.00 after the IPO was at $15.00 per share in June. After huge gains, it is not unusual to see shareholders and insiders wanting to take some cash home. Now some investors are going to have to consider ifthis 7 million share underwritten secondary offering at $40.00....More>>>
For a favorite growth stock for the coming year, I remain a fan of this media giant whose operations include film entertainment and theme parks along with cable and broadband businesses, notes dividend expert Chuck Carlson, editor of DRIP Investor.
Cash flow remains strong at Comcast (CMCSA) and the firm continues to add subscribers. Comcast grew earnings per share 15% to $0.92 in the....More>>>
Michael Kors Holdings (KORS) tumbled to the bottom of the S&P 500 today after beating earnings forecasts but offering disappointing guidance.
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Michael Kors dropped 11% to $36.82, while the S&P 500 finished little changed at 2,293.08.
Cowen’s Oliver Chen and team write that they cut estimates before Michael Kors reported but....More>>>
Jim Cramer fills his blog on RealMoney every day with his up-to-the-minute reactions to what’s happening in the market and his legendary ahead-of-the-crowd ideas. This week he blogged on:
How bank stocks must be doing if even Wells Fargo is gaining How Donald Trump and fossil fuels mix
Click here for information on RealMoney, where you can see all the blogs, including Jim....More>>>
There are numerous trading techniques to consider for each and every options trade, so Fred Oltarsh at Options Strategy Network details five of the ones he considers extremely vital for trying to put the percentages in the trader’s favor.
The key to trading options contracts successfully (individual stocks and futures as well) is to put the percentages in your favor. This involves....More>>>
After months of political uncertainty, the American economy is somewhat back on track now. The second estimate for GDP shows that the U.S. economy grew 3.2% in the third quarter, faring better than the first estimate of 2.9% and the second quarter’s 1.4%.
Moreover, inflation is edging toward the desired 2% while the job market is looking up. These factors set the stage for an interest....More>>>
CBIS stock, or Cannabis Sciences Inc. (OTCMKTS: CBIS), is up another 13% today (Thursday) after it soared 30% Wednesday.
Based in Colorado Springs, Colo., Cannabis Sciences develops a wide range of cannabinoid-based pharmaceutical products. CBIS stock is running ahead of the multistate marijuana legalization vote on Nov. 8.
And this is just the most recent surge for Cannabis Sciences....More>>>