"Short Sellers Retreat Amid Rally," ran the headline in the Wall Street Journal. Curious readers stopped and stared. It was the premise of the headline that arrested them. Who knew that there was even one bear left to give ground at the 100-month mark of the post-2008 levitation? El toro is the topic at hand. It's a most unusual bull market (we count as one the updrafts....More>>>
Saddle Brook, NJ, based Investment company Bulldog Investors, LLC buys Japan Smaller Capitalization Fund, Great Elm Capital, Putnam Highome Securities Fund, Central Securities, Clough Global Equity Fund, Delaware Enhanced Global Dividend of Beneficial In, Credit Suisse Asset Mgmtome Fund, New Ireland Fund (The), Delaware Investments Dividend &ome Fund, Liberty All-Star Equity Fund, sells First....More>>>
Transamerica Parent Makes US Deal
DOL Wont Delay June 9 Fiduciary Rule Compliance Date: Acosta
Distributions Out of a Cash Value Life Insurance Policy
A change added to the big health bill that the House passed May 4 could shut about one-sixth of U.S. sick people out of the individual major medical market, and push some of those sick people into employer-sponsored health....More>>>
Stocks fell on Thursday, but ended with only slight declines after dropping more steeply early in the session. By the closing bell, the Dow Jones Industrial Average(DJINDICES:^DJI) and the S&P 500 (SNPINDEX:^GSPC) indexes had each shed less than 0.25%.
Today’s stock market
Having previously disrupted the energy sector with a breakup of El Paso Corporation Preferred Stock (NYSE: EP-C) operations, Jana Partners LLC is taking a swing at natural gas.
The activist hedge fund’s latest 13F revealed a stake in Resolute Energy Corp (NYSE: REN), and on Monday, it announced a new position in EQT Corporation (NYSE: EQT).
In collaboration with Atlas Energy....More>>>
The full Q3 2016 earnings report for small cap 3D printing stockStratasys, Ltd (NASDAQ: SSYS)is scheduled for before the market opens onTuesday (November 15th).HP Inc (NYSE: HPQ) has entered the3D printer market with its Jet Fusion 3D, its hard to see 3D printing stocks regaining their former highs any time soon, but it does appear that shares have stabilized as the short interest has largely been....More>>>
Alex Lintner, President of Experian’s Consumer Information Services
Experian is a leading global information services company, employing approximately 17,000 people and providing data and analytical tools to clients in more than 80 countries. It is the largest of the major credit bureaus in the U.S., managing the data of 890 million people and 103 million businesses worldwide. From....More>>>
The solar industry had another busy week with a number of announcements and earnings reports from some of the largest companies in the business. It was so eventful, in fact, that I can’t cover everything in this week’s roundup, but I can hit the items investors most need be aware of.
As the solar industry evolves into a more mature market and players define where they think they’ll....More>>>
On Tuesday, our Under the Radar Moversnewsletter suggestedgoing long on small cap energy storage and power delivery stock Maxwell Technologies (NASDAQ: MXWL):
We had to zoom in pretty tight on the chart of MXWL to show you some of the most relevant details. But, know that in so doing we lost some perspective on another key bullish clue. That is, the converging wedge pattern (red lines) extends....More>>>
D. A. Davidson says its time to embrace volatility. Analyst Sonny Randhawa initiated coverage on the four large, global oilfield services companies — Baker Hughes (BHI), Schlumberger (SLB), Halliburton (HAL) and Weatherford International (WFT) at a buy.
The oil service sectors performance is still highly correlated with crude prices, which have fluctuated from $62/barrel to $26/barrel....More>>>