New York, NY, based Investment company Scopia Capital Management Llc buys Plains GP Holdings LP, Investors Bancorp Inc, Weatherford International PLC, Advanced Accelerator Applications SA, Equifax Inc, Spirit Realty Capital Inc, PTC Therapeutics Inc, Entercom Communications Corp, sells NeuroDerm, Conduent Inc, Antero Resources Corp, United Therapeutics Corp, Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc during the....More>>>
The going rate for a lunch date with Warren Buffett: $2,679,001.
At least, that’s how much the top bidder — who wished to remain anonymous — in this year’s “Power Lunch with Warren Buffett” charity auction was willing to pay. The bidding closed Friday evening.
This is the 18th year Buffett has offered himself up for the bidding war, and he does....More>>>
Investors can add all sorts of investments to an IRA, but many financial advisors will suggest sticking with conservative dividend stocks. The reason is simple — blue chip income generators generally bounce back from big market crashes, and the compounding effect of reinvested dividends can deliver massive returns over several decades.
At first glance, tobacco giant Altria (NYSE:MO)....More>>>
Just as a rising tide lifts all boats, an ebb tide, while it doesn’t sink them, makes the going a bit tougher. For natural gas producers, a relatively mild winter so far has left storage caverns at elevated levels and weighed on the commodity price of the fuel.
From a high of around $3.80 per million BTUs at the beginning of the year, natural gas for April delivery closed Friday at....More>>>
Our Top Pick for speculative investors in 2017 is a repeat of our Top Pick from last year –- a gold mining stock that rose more than 63% in 2016, notes Stephen Leeb, editor of The Complete Investor.
Pretium Resources (PVG) remains on target with its development of what will be a world-class gold mine in British Columbia. The Brucejack property is slated to begin commercial production....More>>>
A good way to find new stock ideas is to scroll through the Zacks Industry Rank page. From this page you can see the breakdown of 252 different industries and then drill down to the stocks in each industry.
This can help you locate industries that are trading more along the lines of value stocks (those with low forward PE and low book values) and those that have higher earnings growth....More>>>
Willamette Valley Vineyards (NASDAQ: WVVI) is a nano-cap winery located in Turner, Oregon. The company produces various mid end, premium, and ultra-premium wines including the Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Pinot Gris, Ros茅 and Riesling varieties. We usually cover tech stocks but we are big fans of wine and even bigger fans of undervalued stocks; WVVI certainly fits the bill for both. WVVI has enjoyed....More>>>
I read your recent article on long-term-care insurance. Are there any tax strategies I can use to help cover the premiums for this insurance?
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Yes, there are several tax-advantaged ways to help take the sting out of the costs of long-term-care coverage.
1. Tax-free withdrawals from an HSA. If you have a health savings....More>>>
BuzzFeed’s editor in chief says his organization is “proud” of its decision to publish unverified memos alleging that Russian operatives have compromising personal and financial information about President-elect Donald Trump.
“We thought that it was important, when you have a blanket claim like he was compromised by Russian intelligence, to share the details,”....More>>>
JMP analyst Devin Ryan argues that Goldman Sachs (GS) “is at the forefront of a tech revolution on Wall Street.” He explains:
We recently met with senior management at Goldman Sachs, including Marty Chavez, who runs the Technology business, and Paul Russo, who co-heads Equities Sales & Trading. We walked away with a greater appreciation for the firm’s....More>>>