Analysts forecast that Hertz Global Holdings, Inc (NYSE:HTZ) will post sales of $1.97 billion for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Two analysts have issued estimates for Hertz Global’s earnings. The highest sales estimate is $1.98 billion and the lowest is $1.97 billion. Hertz Global po
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>>>
Boenning & Scattergood’sFloris van Dijkum andAndrew Crespo worry that Seritage Growth Properties (SRG), the Sears (SHLD) real-estate spinoff, will not only have to raise more cash but seriously overvalued to boot:
We reiterate our Underperform rating on SRG following third quarter results that came in marginally above our estimates. The likelihood that....More>>>
Source: ThinkstockMay 23, 2017: The S&P 500 closed higher on the day, up 0.2% at 2,398.45. Separately the DJIA closed up 0.2% as well at 20,938.59. The Nasdaq closed relatively flat at 6,138.71.
Although the broad markets had a positive day even if it was only slightly. Crude oil continued to push higher again on Tuesday back above $50 and now above $51. The main drag on the markets that....More>>>
Pedro Parente, lauded for turning around Brazil’s state-oil giant Petrobras SA, agreed to become chairman of struggling food conglomerate BRF SA, a breakthrough that may end several weeks of fighting among shareholders over who will sit on its board.
The Dow Jones today jumped 200 points in pre-market trading, as bullish investors reacted to stellar earnings reports from Netflix Inc. (Nasdaq: NFLX) and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE: GS). Markets are likely to continue to rise on what is expected to be the strongest earnings sea