Patriot One is a Canadian-based technology company that has developed an advanced concealed weapons detection system that delivers real-time warnings to keep potential attackers at bay and to keep the general public safe and secure. “Using radar and machine-learning algorithms that interpret the signal that comes back, every metallic object they’re carrying will resonate with a very....More>>>
Investors have plenty to be concerned about these days. Global stocks around the world have surged in 2017, sending frothy valuations even higher. The Federal Reserve is raising interest rates, and several central banks around the world have signaled expectations for tightening monetary policy going forward.
Source: Steve Buissinne via Stock Snap
With yields remaining near record....More>>>
Stocks went nowhere this week despite a payroll disappointment and a hawkish Fed.
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The S&P 500 fell 0.3% this week after declining 0.1% to2,355.54 today, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average dipped 7.12 this week after slipping 6.85 points to 20,656.10. The Nasdaq Composite dropped 0.6% this week after finishing little changed at 5,877.81....More>>>
Papa Murphy’s Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:FRSH), the well-known operator of the take-and-bake pizza chain, posted fourth-quarter and full-year 2016 results, including a 5% increase in total revenues. During the quarter, this pizza player opened 28 new stores, of which 27 were in the U.S.
Papa Murphy’s currently operates more than 1,575 franchised and corporate-owned pizza stores in....More>>>
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Those seeking a do-it-yourself approach to duration matching with bond funds may underestimate the difficulty of the task.
Duration-matching is not straightforward when shares of the bond fund must be sold to meet ongoing retirement expenses. If rates have risen, shares of the bond fund may need to be sold at a loss, with more shares sold to meet a given spending objective.
Here’s an important question for investors who are bullish on electric vehicles: What’s the one material Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) desperately needs more of if it’s going to adhesive its mission of mainstreaming electric vehicles? If you said lithium — the salt used to make its big, powerful batteries — you were right….. about a year and a half ago. The supply/demand....More>>>
William Patalon III
If you’ve been listening to the U.S. presidential campaign rhetoric, you know the main themes: immigration, terrorism, America’s aging infrastructure, the FBI investigation of Hillary Clinton’s email practices, the economy.
And some other topics, as well.
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