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In 2012, Ti Randall of New York City, who has Alzheimer’s disease, had run out of savings. His Social Security and a veteran’s pension helped cover his basic living expenses. But it took Medicaid to provide Randall with other services he needed in order to remain at home.
The worst-performing stock among the Dow 30 on Friday was Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL). The shares dropped 4.1% on the day and more than 5% for the week. Only IBM and P&G had a worse week
The stock price is up more than 16% over the past 12 months, but for the year to date shares are off just over 2%. Is the stock on its way up or on its way down? Is Apple stock a value or a value trap?
Now is the time to focus on value stocks, says canny stock picker John Buckingham, AFAM Capital’s chief investment officer, chief portfolio manager and editor of its “The Prudent Speculator” investment newsletter,....More>>>
The stock market’s relentless march upward has pushed the prices of many companies higher. As investors bid up good and bad businesses alike, it can be hard to discern which companies are the best for long-term investors.
That’s especially true in the world of dividend stocks, where income-starved investors face greater temptation by the day to reach for high dividend stocks that....More>>>
Despite U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ best efforts, there is no stopping the legal marijuana movement in the United States, and that’s why we’re bringing Money Morning Members three of the best marijuana investing strategies for 2018.
According to Chris Walsh, editorial vice president atMarijuana Business Daily, Sessions’ announcement last month was “like....More>>>
My investment thesis on American Airlines Group (NASDAQ:AAL) for a while now has suggested the market was overlooking the new profit focus on the airline. The theory was further backed by the recent large-scale investments by Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK.B) and backed by Warren Buffett.
The stock though has struggled to gain much traction since the peak back in 2015. Is the market so....More>>>
At this time last year, U.S. airlines were developing ambitious growth plans for Cuba, after it became legal to offer scheduled service to the Caribbean island nation for the first time in more than half a century. As the top airlines in South Florida, American Airlines (NASDAQ:AAL) and JetBlue Airways (NASDAQ:JBLU) had the most ambitious plans for flying to Cuba.
The full Q3 2016 earnings report for small cap 3D printing stockStratasys, Ltd (NASDAQ: SSYS)is scheduled for before the market opens onTuesday (November 15th).HP Inc (NYSE: HPQ) has entered the3D printer market with its Jet Fusion 3D, its hard to see 3D printing stocks regaining their former highs any time soon, but it does appear that shares have stabilized as the short interest has largely been....More>>>
With the current bull market entering its eighth year and the S&P 500 trading wellabove its historic average, it’s becoming increasingly difficult to find and buy cheap stocks today — challenging, but not impossible.
In fact, some of businesses’ biggest names trade at significant discounts to the market, including companies like Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway....More>>>
Related A Tempting Tilt In Emerging Markets FlexShares Enters Currency Hedged ETF Fray
A plethora of diversified emerging markets exchange-traded funds are soaring this year, including some smart beta strategies. That includes the FlexShares Morningstar Emerging Markets Factor Tilt....More>>>
Shares of Vipshop (NYSE:VIPS) tumbled nearly 20% on May 15 after the Chinese e-tailer reported itsfirst-quarter numbers. Its revenue rose 25% annually to 19.9 billion yuan ($3.2 billion), beating estimates by $120 million, but its non-GAAP net income dropped 9% to 728 million yuan ($116 million
O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC trimmed its position in Sierra Bancorp (NASDAQ:BSRR) by 41.3% in the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 11,173 shares of the financial services provider
LSV Asset Management cut its stake in shares of Sandy Spring Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ:SASR) by 3.4% in the 1st quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 92,100 shares of the bank’s stock after selling 3,200 shares during the quarter. LSV Asset Management’s holdings in Sandy Spri
Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Vera Bradley (NASDAQ:VRA) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research report sent to investors on Thursday. Zacks Investment Research currently has $12.00 target price on the textile maker’s stock.
Wall Street brokerages expect Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings (NYSE:AJRD) to post sales of $465.05 million for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks reports. Two analysts have issued estimates for Aerojet Rocketdyne’s earnings, with the lowest sales estimate coming in at $456.80 million and the hi