April 11, 2018: Markets opened lower Wednesday and the blue chippers spent the entire day trading in the red. The tech-heavy Nasdaq popped in to the green for much of the day but was losing ground in the last hour and the S&P 500 was also trading down. Trump’s comments related to missiles raining down on Syria made for a subdued start to the day while the CPI report was not strong enough....More>>>
Wheaton Precious Metals Corp. (NYSE:WPM) is one of the largest silver and gold streaming companies in the world. However, over the last five years, Wheaton’s stock is down nearly 10% while peers Royal Gold, Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLD) and Franco-Nevada Corporation (NYSE:FNV) are up over 60% each. What’s going on at Wheaton, and is it worth buying what clearly looks like the industry laggard?
Another IPO, another quiet period ending and another stock with sky-high price targets and gung-ho “Buy Buy Buy” recommendations.
The quiet period has ended on Roku (ROKU) and they came in waves.
Roku Inc. has seen its quiet period come to an end and many of the firms have cautious ratings after a strong post-IPO trading. Roku was started as Perform at Oppenheimer. Citigroup....More>>>
Is investing in the stock market the same as gambling? Are we betting the odds when we purchase a piece of a company, playing a version of capitalist casino, rolling the proverbial dice?
It really all depends on your mindset about investing and your approach to making decisions. In his famous book The Intelligent Investor, the late Benjamin Graham wrote, “An investment operation is....More>>>
“Real estate is an imperishable asset ever increasing in value. It is the most solid security that human ingenuity has devised.” — Russell Sage
Walt Disney (1901-66), the singular visionary genius who — more than anyone — transformed the business of entertainment in the 20th century, had legions of admirers over the decades. Among them is Steve Wynn, founder,....More>>>
Over the course of the last few trading days, we have seen the return of volatility and some serious carnage in the markets. To kick off this week, the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 1,175 points, the largest single-day point loss in the history of the index. Monday and Thursday were easily two of the worst trading days that anyone has seen in a long time, but on the other hand Tuesday and....More>>>
The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) is not only a Dividend Aristocrat, it’s a Dividend King as well.
The Dividend Aristocrats are a select group of 51 companies in the S&P 500 Index, with 25+ consecutive years of dividend increases. The Dividend Kings have increased their dividends for 50+ consecutive years.
KO stock has a dividend yield of 3.3%, which is well above the....More>>>
Credit Suisse analyst Gregory Lewis and team highlight seven factors that will help sway how investors react to earnings from offshore drillers like Transocean (RIG), Noble (NE),Diamond Offshore Drilling (DO), Seadrill (SDRL), and Ensco (ESV):
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Earnings Season: Things To Watch
1) Extending Duration.Transocean remains focused on increasing financial....More>>>
Wall Street investors have shrugged off recent worries to propel stocks to fresh all-time highs, but this weeks meeting of Federal Reserve policy makers might provide investors the clearest sign yet about the health of the U.S. economy and how the central bank is construing stubbornly low inflation.
The Fed gathering set for Tuesday and Wednesday comes against the backdrop of a host of recent....More>>>
The Plains All American Pipeline earnings report comes out today (Feb. 7) after the closing bell, but investors should ignore the noise and focus on the stock’s long-term upside.
We think Plains All American Pipeline L.P. (NYSE: PAA) is one of the best oil stocks to buy this year. In fact, we see a scenario where PAA stock could jump 20% in 2017.
Plains All American Pipeline....More>>>