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
When Costco Wholesale (COST) announced its fiscal first-quarter earnings in December, its shares rose 1.3%, despite initial disappointment. And next month, Costco will release its December sales, which should show whether that reaction was justified. Baird’s Peter Benedict and team offer a preview:
Modeling December “core” comps (ex-gas/FX) of 2%-3% (reported....More>>>
Qualcomm (QCOM) repeated some interesting statements regarding potential patent license agreements following a solid quarterly report that excluded license revenues from two key customers. The incredibly cheap stock highlighted as a dividend machine continues to be hidden based on a relatively easy path to higher profits that Wall Street is ignoring.
It was big newswhen outstanding student loan debt surpassed credit card debt and then later exceeded $1 trillion for the first time. That shocking statistickeeps climbing, with no sign of slowing down: Americans now have more than $1.4 trillion in unpaid education debt, according to the Federal Reserve.
Meanwhile, college-bound kids and their families try to avoid going into debt by heeding....More>>>
BNY Mellon (NYSE:BK) has become a long of mine in the past couple of quarters after I was very critical of the company’s operating model for a long time. But when the facts change, so does my opinion and thus far, begin long BK has worked out. The stock has rallied since the election just like absolutely everything else (it seems) but it certainly hasn’t kept pace with its rivals....More>>>
In a recent Bank of America Merrill Lynch (NYSE: BAC) research report highlighted on Business Insider, analysts suggest that, despite the perceived current expensiveness of the stock market, opportunities to buy stocks at decent prices are as ripe as they have been since 2009 when markets began recovering from the financial crisis. They refer to a concept known as “dispersion.”
Renault (OTC:RNSDF) is a leading European car manufacturer headquartered in Paris with a market value of $27B. It has a P/E of 6.5, a P/B of 0.77 and a P/S of 0.47 and a dividend yield of 3.9%. Which is cheap in absolute terms but not uncommon for car companies. The partial ownership of Nissan (OTCPK:NSANY) however distorts the picture and in reality Renault is even cheaper. This means Renault is....More>>>
Oppenheimer analyst Chris Kotowski and team argue that banks like Bank of America (BAC), Citigroup (C) and Goldman Sachs (GS) will suffer a number of direct and indirect hits from Brexit–and lower their prices targets accordingly. They explain:
…while 2Q16 estimates should be little impacted by Brexit, it seems likely to us that the uncertainty caused....More>>>
Amazon is slashing the price of its Prime Membership for lower-income Americans.
The online retail giant announced Wednesday morning that Medicaid recipients are eligible for Prime for $5.99 a month, a 54% discount from the normal rate of $12.99 a month. The lowered monthly rate is $27 cheaper than the $99 annual Prime membership fee.
To qualify for the discounted rate, customers....More>>>
The days of dominance for the largest rooftop solar companies appear to be coming to an end. With the TPO (third-party ownership) model starting to lose momentum, companies like SolarCity (NASDAQ:SCTY), Vivint Solar (NYSE:VSLR) and Sunrun (NASDAQ:RUN) will likely have an increasingly hard time moving forward. While these companies are starting to adapt to this new solar environment, they have little....More>>>
PTC Inc (NASDAQ:PTC) insider James E. Heppelmann sold 25,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, August 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $92.88, for a total transaction of $2,322,000.00. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 594,
Safe Exchange Coin (CURRENCY:SAFEX) traded down 3.6% against the US dollar during the twenty-four hour period ending at 18:00 PM E.T. on July 20th. One Safe Exchange Coin token can currently be purchased for approximately $0.0292 or 0.00000397 BTC on major cryptocurrency exchanges including Cryp
Shares of Frenkel Topping Group Plc (LON:FEN) hit a new 52-week low during mid-day trading on Wednesday after FinnCap lowered their price target on the stock from GBX 65 to GBX 45. FinnCap currently has a corporate rating on the stock. Frenkel Topping Group traded as low as GBX 35 ($0.47) and las
TerraNova (CURRENCY:TER) traded up 16.4% against the US dollar during the 1-day period ending at 18:00 PM E.T. on July 22nd. One TerraNova coin can now be bought for about $1.64 or 0.00022122 BTC on popular exchanges including Livecoin, CoinExchange and Cryptopia. Over the last seven days, Ter