This is part of a series of stories that comprise TheStreet’s Blue Chip Studio, which will illuminate issues related to corporate board performance, activism, dealmakers and personalities revealed by analysis of data generated by BoardEx, a business unit of TheStreet.
BlackRock (BLK), the world’s largest asset manager, said it will be putting pressure on companies to address boardroom....More>>>
Statistics Canada will be releasing manufacturing sales numbers Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at 8:30 AM ET. More specifically the numbers will show the change in total value of sales made by manufacturers since the previous month. Since manufacturers are affected by market conditions early, their change in sales values are a significant indicator of economic health.
This event provides a....More>>>
Boeing Co.’s (NYSE: BA) share price added about 0.8% last week and easily held onto its position as the best performing stock among the 30 stocks that make up the Dow Jones Industrial Average. Shares gained $3.62 last week to boost the year-to-date gain to nearly 71%.
Of the three other stocks closest to Boeing’s yearly gain, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) added more than 2% to close....More>>>
There’s been a lot of talk over the past few months about where Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) may or may not expand its manufacturing footprint. President Trump would naturally like it if Apple brought some manufacturing jobs back home, despite the massive cost increases that would come along with such a move. But Apple has long faced challenges with expanding sales in India in part due to a government....More>>>
Source: ThinkstockApril 25, 2017: The S&P 500 closed higher on the day, up 0.6% and 14.44 points to 2,388.50. Separately the DJIA closed up 1.1% on the day at 20,995.84, up approximately 231.95 points.
Overall Tuesday was an incredible day for the markets with all of the U.S. broad markets closing higher and the Nasdaq hitting a new all-time high. In terms of the sectors, everything....More>>>
I cannot say that much has changed in the stock market over the last week, and our bullish bias will be maintained for 2017 as long as the S&P 500 remains over 2,205.
As I noted last week:
All year long, I have been telling anyone who has been willing to listen that the market is set up to rally this year, with an ideal ultimate target between 2,537 and 2,611 for 2017. And, even....More>>>
Expectations for at least a near-term stock-market correction once Donald Trump takes the presidential oath of office on Jan. 20 are running high. But one well-known Wall Street analyst argues that investors should shut out the speculation.
In a Friday note, Brian Belski, chief investment strategist at BMO Capital Markets, observed that, based on client conversations, a number of investors....More>>>
Wall Street traders may be scared about what life will be like for Starbucks (SBUX) without Howard Schultz as CEO, but they should chill out a bit.
Schultz, 63, will step down effective April 3, 2017, the global coffee powerhouse said Thursday, just days ahead of its annual meeting with investors.
The visionary leader of Starbucks, who was CEO from 1987 to 2000 and then again....More>>>