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We just keep our heads down and handle the headwinds and tailwinds as best we can, and take the result after a period of years – Charlie Munger
Welcome to this edition of Integrated BioSci Rounds Report for May 16, 2018. As usual, well elucidate notable trading analytics for the day, recent insider transactions, and interesting market developments. Without....More>>>
I cant give you a formulaic approach, because I dont use one. And I just mix all the factors and if the gap between value and price is not attractive, I go on to something else. And sometimes its just quantitative. For instance, when Costco was selling for 12 or 13 times earnings, I thought that was a ridiculously low value just because the competitive strength of the business was so great and it....More>>>
Tax reform has led to massive cash savings for corporate entities of all sizes. Those massive cash savings have fueled a red-hot M&A market, and an even hotter rumored M&A market. It seems every analyst keeps throwing their biggest and best M&A idea out there. Then, another acquisition happens, and more M&A rumors pop up.
Most recently, Media Tech Capital Partners’ Porter....More>>>
When it comes to consumer technology companies, it is extremely tough to pull off a turnaround. Often these operators eventually fade away, as seen with Kodak and Palm. The fact is that it can be difficult to reinvigorate a brand that has become, well, an anachronism.
There are exceptions, of course. Perhaps the most prominent example is Apple....More>>>
We simply attempt to be fearful when others are greedy and to be greedy only when others are fearful. – The Oracle of Omaha (Warren Buffett)
On Feb. 16, 2018, the shares of Adamis Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ADMP), a specialty bioscience to service the allergy and respiratory disease market, rallied 9.40% (as the stock traded $0.28 up at $3.20). The aforesaid....More>>>
House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis. arrives for a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, March 2, 2017. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
For weeks (or, let’s be honest, years), Republicans in Congress have vowed to repeal the Affordable Care Act. Now, they’re finally showing their hand on what that repeal and replacement might look like.
On the heels of attending the International Metal Writers conference in Vancouver, BC this week, Nexus Gold Corp (OTC: NXXGF, TSX: NXS.V) is receiving positive coverage of its stock by multiple investment and financial analysis sites. Despite being part of the larger down day on Wall Street today, Nexus Gold’s stock has fared well, particularly in the past 30 days.
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Five years ago I met with participants in the New York Teamsters Road Carriers Local 707 Pension Fund who wanted an answer to the question of how their pension, which was fully funded in 2000, could be on the brink of insolvency. What caused their pension to plummet in value in the past decade-plus? Was the demise entirely unforeseeable, due to unknowable market forces or was foul-play involved?
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