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
Citigroup’s Alastair Syme and team argue that the earnings from big oil companies like Chevron (CVX), Total (TOT) and Royal Dutch Shell (RDS.A) will be bad…real bad. But that won’t stop the stocks from outperforming. They explain why:
Negative headlines, positive performance: We expect the majority of Big Oil companies to post negative 1Q16 earnings,....More>>>
Sometimes I discuss stocks which sit out of my comfort zone, simply because they have a few characteristics which could be of interest to any kind of investor but don’t necessarily fit my portfolio. For example a blue chip stock which has features of positive capital gains combined with interesting dividend. In this case I am talking about Accenture (NYSE:ACN). A little bit more than a year....More>>>
The wise investor can profit if he can think independently of the crowd and reach the rich answer when the majority of financial opinion is leaning the other way. – The Father of Growth Investing (Philip Fisher)
In 2017, Kite Pharma (NASDAQ:KITE), a bioscience acquired by Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD) captured the attention of the immuno oncology community with the FDA approval....More>>>
With the announcement last Tuesday of its acquisition of 865 Rite Aid stores, Fred’s (FRED) has hit the national spotlight. If the purchase meets regulatory and other concerns, Fred’s would become the country’s third largest drugstore retailer.
But the Memphis, Tenn.-based company is not a great investment unless you’re willing to take a chance....More>>>
In an announcement Tuesday morning from Shanghai, Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) said it had signed a memorandum of understanding with Chinese automaker Anhui Zotye Automobile to discuss the establishment of a 50-50 joint venture to develop, produce, market and service a new line of all-electric passenger vehicles (EVs) for the Chinese market.
Focusing on the market for electric vehicles in China....More>>>
April is Financial Literacy Monththe perfect opportunity to teach kids about money as we inch towards summer. They’ll want to go to waterparks and baseball games with friends and enjoy other activities, and they should learn now how they can afford to do all those things. In teen lingo, I understand that kids are all about “swag,” and I agreekids really do need SWAG. However, the....More>>>
St. Helier, Y9, based Investment company Contrarius Investment Management Ltd buys Gilead Sciences Inc, Teck Resources, Tegna Inc, Liberty Formula One Group, Boston Beer Co Inc, International Business Machines Corp, Barrick Gold Corp, Kinross Gold Corp, Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc, Arch Coal Inc, sells Apple Inc, Twitter Inc, Bitauto Holdings, Encana Corp, Western Digital Corp during the 3-months....More>>>
Chinese search giantBaidu(NASDAQ:BIDU) went public in 2005. After stumbling out of the IPO gate, it experienced the type of run-up that can create dynastic wealth for patient investors. Between early 2006 and mid-2011, shares of the company advanced 3,000%. In other words, in just five years, you
Getting back to basics is a good look for Baidu's (NASDAQ:BIDU) financial statements. China's leading search engine came through with its best top-line growth since 2015 for this year's first quarter. Revenue topped the high end of its earlier guidance -- as it did last time out -- with earnings
Recently, Mary Meeker of venture capital firm Kleiner, Perkins, Caulfield & Byers released her 2018 internet trends report.While there were several stars of this year's report, the biggest may have been China, which is now home to nine of the top 20 internet companies in the world, up from
Shares of Baidu(NASDAQ:BIDU)were hitting all-time highs last week, but after they tumbled 15% over the past three trading days, it's easy to wonder if they will be revisiting Wednesday's high-water mark anytime soon. China's leading search engine has seen its stock come under pressure after its