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
Organovo Holdings (NASDAQ:ONVO) is a small biotech company that aims to create functional human tissue using its proprietary three-dimensional bioprinting technology. The company’s long-term goal is to build living human tissue that functions like real tissue and can even be used for transplant.
Needless to say that if the company succeeds, it will be a game-changer for the development....More>>>
The Q4 2016 earnings report for small cap hardwood flooring stockLumber Liquidators Holdings Inc (NYSE: LL) is scheduled for before the market opens onTuesday (February 21th). Lumber Liquidators Holdingshad been ahighflying stock until the middle of 2013 when shares were hit be allegations that the companys flooring products contained illegal levels of formaldehyde. Shares then took another hit....More>>>
My nest egg is invested in a relatively simple portfolio of stock and bond index funds. What’s a reasonable rate of return for me to expect in the future? –Paul
You ask an important question. Clearly, the returns you earn will affect such issues as how much you need to save each year to build a nest egg large enough to support you in retirement and how much you can reasonably....More>>>
Oil prices hit a 10-year low in January 2016, but since then they rose 47%. That means the top oil stocks of 2016 saw huge returns.
To give investors an overview of how well oil stocks did in 2016, Money Morning made a list of thetop oil stocks of 2016. To make our list of the top oil stocks, we looked at companies with biggest stock price growth and market cap of at least $1 billion.
When I wrote my Square Inc. (NYSE:SQ) article regarding their small business loan division found here, I was still writing like I would write reports for the Portfolio Managers at the funds I worked. In hindsight, I appreciate everyone who took the time to read that article cover to cover; it had nearly 5k words and was probably not a very easy read. I guess at the very least I hope those who read....More>>>
Note: This initiation note contains information regarding an enterprise currently listed “over the counter”, which brings with it inherent risks of illiquidity, highly-inefficient pricing, volatility, potentially lower reporting requirements, as well as reduced shareholder rights. This note will also cover an enterprise with operations in a foreign country – Argentina – which....More>>>
Okay, time for some secular economic and financial heresy, which is always somewhat fun. Secondary market liquidity isn’t very important to the functioning of the general economy of the capitalist world, including the US. (That said, my exceptions to this statement are listed here.)
Finance has an important role in the economy, aiding business in financing the assets of the corporation,....More>>>
I had expected IAMGOLD (NYSE:IAG) to post an impressive turnaround in the second half of the year on the back of an improvement in gold prices and the company’s efforts of lowering its cost base. This is exactly what happened when the company released its third-quarter results a couple of weeks ago.
Pulling the right strings
In fact, IAMGOLD blew past Wall Street estimates for....More>>>
There have been some macroeconomic signs that America's housing boom is starting to show signs of fatigue, but those figures haven't really shown up in the earnings reports of most homebuilders. The one exception is Beazer Homes USA (NYSE:BZH). While most companies are still showing strong home
Media conglomerate Vivendi SA ADR (NASDAQOTH:VIVHY) announced its second-quarter/first-half results on July 30, and reported strong adjusted net income growth, while also seeing its balance sheet grow steadily on the back of solid cash flows and the proceeds of selling its stake in Ubisoft earli
News coverage about Verso (NYSE:VRS) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with sco
News coverage about Strategic Hotels and Resorts (NYSE:BEE) has been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, according to Accern. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companie