There are few things the stock market likes less than a dividend cut. Midstream energy company Kinder Morgan (NYSE:KMI) found this out back in 2015 when it slashed its payout by 75%; the share price still hasn't recovered.
Likewise, fellow midstream company Buckeye Partners (NYSE:BPL)
Equities research analysts expect GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S (NYSE:AVAL) to report $0.18 earnings per share (EPS) for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Zero analysts have made estimates for GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S’s earnings. GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S posted earnings of $0.14 per share in t
In Quito, Ecuador, a while back, while providing a risk assessment workshop for officials from Latin American oil companies, I was able to spend several days in private conversations with Venezuela’s minister of oil.
Now heading up the national oil company PDVSA, he was considered one of the most knowledgeable and able of the region’s execs....More>>>
United Capital Financial Advisers LLC grew its position in Sherwin-Williams Co (NYSE:SHW) by 22.9% during the 1st quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 2,669 shares of the specialty chemicals company’s stock after purchasing an additional 498 shares during the quarter. United Capital Financial Advisers LLC’s....More>>>
A company with high profitability manages to meet all its operating and non-operating expenses and still provide high returns to its investors. In this respect, profitability analysis is used to measure the pricing strategies of a company and helps in select the top performing companies.
One of the best ways to measure a company’s profitability is ratio analysis.
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Jimmy Buffett sure knows how to make the most of a catchy tune and a party vibe. Somehow the 70-year-old singer-songwriter has turned wasting away again in Margaritaville into an aspirational goal. True, nibblin on sponge cake, watchin the sun bake does sound pretty nice (especially on a cold gray day....More>>>
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Preet Bharara is known for his fierce pursuit of insider trading and corruption cases. Now, he’s out.
On Friday, Bharara was one of 46 U.S. attorneys asked to resign by President Trump. That was a standard move for a new president. But Trump, during his transition, had asked Bharara to stay on. After Bharara refused to resign, he was fired by Trump on Saturday.
Bank stocks have rallied since Donald Trump’s election victory–even Wells Fargo (WFC), which had been hit hard by its cross selling scandal. It’s not hard to see why: Higher rates and better economic growth should be good news for ones that have been in the penalty box. And yes, Wells Fargo is still in the penalty box, say Instinet’s Bill Carcache and Yuman Lui, but that....More>>>
One of my core trades for quite some time has been long oil by buying both exploration and production as well as services and equipment companies. In this article, I want to discuss one of the most impressive American E&P companies which has a lot of potential left despite being up more than
The pharmaceutical industry is constantly under pressure for the high prices they charge for drugs, and many times they become the whipping boys for politicians seeking to gain favor with constituents bytaking on the big bad drug companies.
Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CLR) has taken great advantage of the shrinking WTI-Bakken differential. Roughly 60% of the upstream company's current production base comes from its operations in the Dakotas and Montana, which primarily is represented by its Bakken/Three-Forks oil production i