Do you want to change careers? Are you absolutely sure?
From my own career change to the stories I hear from my clients and workshop students, often we think we want to change careers when the problem is our work environment instead. If you find yourself stuck, unsure what to do next, or t
Brokerages expect that Infinity Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:INFI) will announce ($0.20) earnings per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Zero analysts have issued estimates for Infinity Pharmaceuticals’ earnings, with estimates ranging from ($0.21) to ($0.19). Infinity Pharmaceuticals reported earnings of ($0.34) per share in the same quarter last year,....More>>>
Tower Bridge Advisors lowered its stake in McDonald's Co. (NYSE:MCD) by 3.9% in the 1st quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 117,225 shares of the fast-food giant’s stock after selling 4,748 shares during the quarter. McDonald's accounts for approximately 2.0% of Tower Bridge Advisors’....More>>>
Melrose Industries Plc made a hostile 7.4-billion-pound ($10.2 billion) bid for GKN Plc, taking its offer directly to shareholders of the U.K. maker of aerospace and automotive components after it spurned an unsolicited approach.
The offer values GKN at 430.1 pence a share in cash and stock, Birmingham, England-based Melrose said in a statement Wednesday. GKN last week rejected an initial....More>>>
BYD (OTCPK:BYDDF) recently announced a mixed earnings picture for 2017. The diversification of this vertically integrated company, however, leads to bright prospects for 2018. Auto sales will remain the key determinant of performance in 2018. Other product areas will gain importance for the company in revenue percentage terms. The protectionist stance of the Trump Administration is less of a negative....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>>>
Penny stocks those stocks that trade for low prices, often with share prices of less than a dollar per share are dangerous. Period. Indeed, with a few exceptions, investors should steer clear of these uber-cheap stocks, which typically trade over-the-counter and not on a major exchange.
Call them penny stocks, microcaps or OTC stocks; by any name, theyre bad news. Promises of quick....More>>>
We just discovered a major new 2016 stock market crash warning sign in the markets this week. And this time, the stock market crash warning sign is coming from the Bank of Japan (BOJ).
The BOJ appears ready to take its negative-interest-rate policy (NIRP) a step further and venture even deeper into negative territory. The BOJ first shocked markets on Jan. 29 when it adopted negative....More>>>
No good deed goes unpunished, as the saying goes. On first impression, that’s what happened to Dr. Robert McClendon, a Texas physician. He lent $100,000 to a business to cover its payroll. And then he got hit with a $4.3 million IRS penalty for the company’s payroll taxes, a penalty that was just upheld in court. But, as often happens with taxes, the situation is more complex. The....More>>>
There have been some macroeconomic signs that America's housing boom is starting to show signs of fatigue, but those figures haven't really shown up in the earnings reports of most homebuilders. The one exception is Beazer Homes USA (NYSE:BZH). While most companies are still showing strong home
Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) has been on the defensive for nearly two years, after the social networking giant was unwittingly used as a subversive misinformation tool in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. In what promised to be an epic grilling, CEO Mark Zuckerberg testified to Congress recently, but
It may not feel like it compared to the string of strong years investors have enjoyed prior to 2018, but it's been a decent year so far. At this writing on July 16, theS&P 500(SNPINDEX:^GSPC) has delivered total returns (including dividends paid) of 5.8%. If the market delivers similar total
Groupon (GRPN ) made headlines Tuesday after (IBM ) announced a $167 million lawsuit for violation of four of its e-commerce IPs. The tech giant claims that while Amazon (AMZN ) , Facebook (FB ) , and Google (GOOGL ) each pay between $20 million and $50 million for use of these technologies,