Do you want to change careers? Are you absolutely sure?
From my own career change to the stories I hear from my clients and workshop students, often we think we want to change careers when the problem is our work environment instead. If you find yourself stuck, unsure what to do next, or t
In some ways, this is a boring time in insurance investing. A lot of companies seem cheap on a book and/or earnings basis, but they have a lot of capital to deploy as a group, so there aren’t a lot of opportunities to underwrite or invest wisely, at least in the US.
Look for a moment at two victims of theFinancial Stability Oversight Council(FSOC) AIG and Metlife. I’ve argued....More>>>
Press coverage about Cars.com (NYSE:CARS) has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Cars.com earned a news sentiment score of 0.07 on Accern’s....More>>>
Qualcomm (QCOM) repeated some interesting statements regarding potential patent license agreements following a solid quarterly report that excluded license revenues from two key customers. The incredibly cheap stock highlighted as a dividend machine continues to be hidden based on a relatively easy path to higher profits that Wall Street is ignoring.
While other Seeking Alpha commentators are more bearish on the announcement, I find Facebook’s (NASDAQ:FB) buyback authorization to be a very bullish signal from the Board of Directors that Facebook’s shares are too cheap to ignore. I think shares are without question a buy at current levels in light of their recent swoon.
From a pure magnitude point of view, I certainly agree....More>>>
It was big newswhen outstanding student loan debt surpassed credit card debt and then later exceeded $1 trillion for the first time. That shocking statistickeeps climbing, with no sign of slowing down: Americans now have more than $1.4 trillion in unpaid education debt, according to the Federal Reserve.
Meanwhile, college-bound kids and their families try to avoid going into debt by heeding....More>>>
Have you ever “unplugged” from your cell phone? If you have, you’ve likely experienced the phenomenon of phantom vibrations — the perception that your phone is ringing or vibrating when in fact it’s not. (In the 1990s, people reported incidences of “phantom pager syndrome.”)
We’ve become so accustomed to being “connected” that for....More>>>
BNY Mellon (NYSE:BK) has become a long of mine in the past couple of quarters after I was very critical of the company’s operating model for a long time. But when the facts change, so does my opinion and thus far, begin long BK has worked out. The stock has rallied since the election just like absolutely everything else (it seems) but it certainly hasn’t kept pace with its rivals....More>>>
Natural gas for transportation supplierClean Energy Fuels Corp(NASDAQ:CLNE) reported earnings on May 10, and while the company was profitable on both a GAAP and adjusted basis, growth — measured in gallons of natural gas delivered — slowed to almost a trickle, even when adjusted for last year’s sale of the biomethane business. At the same time, the cyclical nature of its station....More>>>
Virtual reality is often touted as the “next big thing” among tech companies. Goldman Sachs believes that the market could blossom into an $80 billion one by2025, and Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) CEO Mark Zuckerberg has repeatedly called VRa next-gen “computing platform.”
However, the aging bull market and hype regarding VR-related stocks have made it tough to find fundamentally....More>>>
In January, 2000, we initiated The Lucky 13 portfolio to assist subscribers in establishing a foundation for their investment portfolios, observes dividend expert Kelley Wright, editor of Investment Quality Trends.
For the fifteenth time in its seventeen-year history, The Lu
Wilkins Investment Counsel Inc. cut its stake in shares of Emerson Electric (NYSE:EMR) by 1.8% in the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 111,625 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after selli
Media stories about Conatus Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:CNAT) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scal
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Nanjing Legend Biotech received a $350 million upfront payment from Janssen Biotech, which will form a global partnership with Legend for its highly effective CAR-T candidate. In June, Legend, which was not previously well known, surprised the annual ASCO meeting with stunningly positive results
I have been digging through countless companies and their financial reports lately, and I believe that there are still value to be found here and there in the market even though it is getting increasingly more difficult to find worthy investments.