Widows and orphans have had a tough few months. Long-term U.S. Treasury bonds – often cited as the safest investment on the planet and suitable for the most cautious investors – lost more than seven years' worth of income in just the past four months. Lending money to the U.S. government for 30 years in exchange for a 2% yield turned out not to be such a good idea.....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>>>
In his annual shareholder letter, JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon pointed to data showing a radically shrinking U.S. stock market, echoing an increasingly common refrain on Wall Street and in corporate America. Dimon is working alongside business luminaries such as Warren Buffett, BlackRock’s Larry Fink and GM CEO Mary Barra to promote long-term stock market investment and regulations that will....More>>>
Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of AeroVironment (NASDAQ:AVAV) from a hold rating to a strong-buy rating in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday. Zacks Investment Research currently has $62.00 target price on the aerospace company’s stock.
According to Zacks, “AeroVironment, Inc. designs, develops, produces, operates a portfolio of products and services....More>>>
Before explaining and updating my version of the Celgene (NASDAQ:CELG) story, first, I’ll briefly explain and link to the 2 1/2-year story of my bullish-bearish-bullish evolution of views on this stock. This will help lay the groundwork to why I am again accentuating the positives, understanding there are negatives; the article goes into both sides of the CELG argument.
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Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE: VRX) shares finished a down Monday....More>>>
We have been waiting for an attractive entry point to buy Fabrinet (NYSE:FN) for a couple of months now as the stock has continued its impressive climb upwards. And, after the stock’s recent sell-off over the past few weeks, we believe that now is a great time to buy.
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Fabrinet is a high-tech contract manufacturer for some of the....More>>>
The two most well-covered initial public offerings of 2017 have been major flops. Snap Inc (NYSE:SNAP) went public in early March at $17. After an early pop, SNAP stock soon dipped below that level, dropping below $12 before a recent recovery.
Blue Apron Holdings Inc (NYSE:APRN) has performed even worse. APRN stock dipped below its....More>>>
Weight Watchers — the Oprah Winfrey-backed company — just hired Mindy Grossman, the CEO of the Home Shopping Network.
The news sent Weight Watchers (WTW) stock up more than 7% during after-hours trading Wednesday.
Grossman, 38, will take over as CEO and board member of Weight Watchers in July. She’s been CEO of HSN (HSNI) since 2008 and has previously held upper....More>>>
Blue-chip companies rightfully make up the bulk of most people’s investment portfolios. These large-cap firms possess considerable industry leverage, as well as a vast sum of financial resources. Their status and importance to the underlying economy means that they are the least likely to crumble, regardless of external pressures. Ultimately, blue chips provide the confidence and stability....More>>>