As I said in a recent piece on PRA Health Sciences (NASDAQ:PRAH), there’s a lot to like about the contract research organization (or CRO) sector as trial complexity increases, R&D budgets continue to grow, and drug companies look to shift toward their specialties and more variable-expense models. Within this competitive space, INC Research (NASDAQ:INCR) has looked to stand out with an....More>>>
General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) was not the worst performing Dow stock last week, but the shares dropped more than 3%, enough to virtually cement GE’s place as the index’s worst performer of the year to date. Shares are down about 25.2% so far in 2018.
The second-worst Dow Jones industrial average stock so far this year is Procter & Gamble Co. (NYSE: PG), which is down 14.6%.....More>>>
Pasadena, CA, based Investment company Poplar Forest Capital LLC buys Signet Jewelers, Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Abbott Laboratories, St Jude Medical, Weatherford International PLC, Keysight Technologies, sells Intersil, Allstate, Lincoln National, Bank of Americaoration, Microsoft during the 3-months ended 2016-12-31, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Poplar Forest Capital....More>>>
Valeant Pharmaceuticals (NYSE:VRX) is by no means a healthy company. Investing in them is by no means for the faint of heart. Since hitting highs of $259.98 on August 4th, 2015, VRX has been a deathtrap for investors, losing 95% of its market value. There are many reasons for that decline, but I am not going to go directly into all of them. This article is about the future for VRX, and there will....More>>>
February28, 2017: Markets opened lower again Tuesday but neither the Nasdaq Composite nor the S&P 500 index could climb out of the slough of despond. The blue chips did rise into positive territory briefly, but couldn’t hold onto the gains. Among the 11 S&P sectors, only utilities and consumer staples traded above the breakeven line while the losers were consumer discretionary sotcks....More>>>
President Trump took credit Tuesday for “the safest year on record” for U.S. air travel, touting zero deaths in 2017. But there actually haven’t been any deaths on a U.S. passenger airline in nearly nine years.
Still, the president took credit for the safety record in a tweet.
“Since taking office I have been very strict on Commercial Aviation. Good news....More>>>
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John Doak, the Oklahoma insurance commissioner, today gave members of a Senate panel advice that would please many health insurance agents and brokers: He called for the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions to investigate the....More>>>
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Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity. -Seneca
Authors Note: A more detailed research recommendation report on this sector will appear in our SA Marketplace site The House Edge after oral arguments are heard.
Two weeks from now, the US Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in the landmark case: Christie vs. Professional & Amateur Sports Protection Act (1992)....More>>>
In the last three years, investors have added over $800 billion to Vanguard funds—vs. $97 billion to the other 4000 US mutual fund companies combined—a staggering number both in terms of magnitude and sheer conquest. Vanguard now runs assets of $4.2 trillion, up from $2 trillion just three years ago.
A great deal of the inflows have been driven by....More>>>