Jefferies Group upgraded shares of LyondellBasell (NYSE:LYB) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report published on Wednesday, Marketbeat Ratings reports. The firm currently has $121.95 price target on the specialty chemicals company’s stock, up from their previous price target of $7
Oil driller ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) is benefiting from rising oil prices and rewarding investors with dividend hikes. However, the company's drilling-focused business hasn't been able to sustain a high dividend in the past, cutting the payment in 2016 amid low oil prices. This suggests that d
Amazon Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) released its most recent quarterly financial results after markets closed Thursday. The e-commerce giant absolutely whiffed on the bottom line, but as we all know historically thats a number that has never really concerned Jeff Bezos.
The company said that it had $0.40 in earnings per share (EPS) and $38.0 billion in revenue, compared with consensus estimates from....More>>>
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If you are having money problems, its quite possible they are causing you physical pain. According to research studies, people who feel their financial outlook is shaky may actually experience more physical pain than those who are financially secure.
Research in the journalPsychological Sciencefound the link between physical....More>>>
As internship season wraps up, there’s one thing left on your mind: Will this turn into a full-time job? Growing with a company as a young professional can be advantageous, and financially, lining something up for next month (or next year, if you’re still in school), is a smart....More>>>
October 12, 2017: Markets opened lower Thursday, bounced higher at midday, and then sank again. Unimpressive earnings from two of the country’s largest banks didn’t help and a move higher on the producer price index was attributed to higher energy prices due to hurricanes in the Gulf. Utilities and real estate were the big sector winners today, while telecom and financials lagged. WTI....More>>>
On March 22, I published an article that examined whether Navios Maritime Partners L.P. (NYSE:NMM) would reinstate distributions on its common units. One possible risk factor that I mentioned was the possibility of self-dealing by Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. (NYSE:NM), the parent company of NMM and of Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation (NYSE:NNA). I specifically cited the sale by NM to NMM....More>>>
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Source: ThinkstockMarch 23, 2017: The S&P 500 closed lower on the day, down 0.11% and 2.49 points to 2,345.96. Separately the DJIA closed relatively flat down 0.02% on the day at 20,656.51, down approximately 4.79 points. After the broad markets traded higher initially on the day, everything backed off late in the day after it was announced that the Obamacare repeal vote would be postponed.
Source: ThinkstockMay 23, 2017: The S&P 500 closed higher on the day, up 0.2% at 2,398.45. Separately the DJIA closed up 0.2% as well at 20,938.59. The Nasdaq closed relatively flat at 6,138.71.
Although the broad markets had a positive day even if it was only slightly. Crude oil continued to push higher again on Tuesday back above $50 and now above $51. The main drag on the markets that....More>>>
If youre looking for an undervalued company in the auto segment thats almost guaranteed to grow slow and steady over the long term, then the Lear Corporation (LEA) should definitely be on your vetting list. The lowly PE ratio of 10 is merely the bitter aftertaste of investors in a company that went belly up during the great recession because of its debt pile. I believe the company has shaken off....More>>>
Paypex (CURRENCY:PAYX) traded 1% lower against the dollar during the one day period ending at 16:00 PM Eastern on May 20th. In the last week, Paypex has traded 45.6% higher against the dollar. Paypex has a total market capitalization of $142.70 million and $8,938.00 worth of Paypex was traded
Yext (NYSE:YEXT) CFO Steven Cakebread sold 20,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, May 17th. The stock was sold at an average price of $15.10, for a total transaction of $302,000.00. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is availabl
For many retired Americans, Social Security isn't just a check they receive each month. It's a financial lifeline that keeps them above the federal poverty line and allows them to make ends meet. An analysis from the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities in 2016 found that the mere existence of
Bruker (NASDAQ:BRKR) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report released on Friday. The brokerage presently has a $34.00 price target on the medical research company’s stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s target