It’s time to see if SeaWorld Entertainment (NYSE:SEAS) can earn a treat by performing a fancy trick above water. The struggling theme park operator has a media event slated for Thursday morning at its flagship SeaWorld Orlando park. Speculation centers around the unveiling of a new sea-rescue-themed attraction, but some brand bashers hope that SeaWorld will be taking additional steps to wean....More>>>
March 20, 2017: Markets opened slightly lower Monday and traded close to the break-even line all day. Leading indicators and consumer sentiment readings were both strong. Only the materials sector traded high late in the afternoon while energy and utilities were the laggards. The blue chips were performing best. WTI crude oil for April delivery settled at $48.22 a barrel, down 1.2% on the day. April....More>>>
New Year’s resolutions can take a lot of effort to put into action.
We’ve got a much easier approach.
Just stop doing these five financial things and you’ll have more savings, smarter spending habits and a secure identity in the next year.
1. Stop saving your leftovers
Saving shouldn’t be an afterthought. Instead, adopt a “pay yourself....More>>>
Having closed out my position in KLA-Tencor (NASDAQ:KLAC) in late November and given the fact that it is trading near its 52-week highs I believe it is a great time to investigate what is going on with this stock. After having freed itself from an acquisition by Lam Research (NASDAQ:LRCX), the stock has steadily increased on its own merits. It has been a pretty good showing against the S&P 500....More>>>
Did you miss Apple stocks 1,034% run-up since it introduced the iPhone 10 shortyears ago? That kind of performance turned $10,000 invested before its launch into $113,355 today!
I missed it, and its killing me.If youre anything like me,you want another chanceat fortune-making gains like that.
The good news is that Apple appears ready to shock the world,again, but withan entirely different....More>>>
Jim Cramer fills his blog on RealMoney every day with his up-to-the-minute reactions to what’s happening in the market and his legendary ahead-of-the-crowd ideas. This week he blogged on:
How bank stocks must be doing if even Wells Fargo is gaining How Donald Trump and fossil fuels mix
Click here for information on RealMoney, where you can see all the blogs, including Jim....More>>>
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A just-barred financial advisor has agreed to plead guilty to charges that he blocked a Securities and Exchange Commission investigation by concealing secret and improper referral payments made to a lawyer in order to win the business of a....More>>>
A simple view of investment-grade and high-yield corporate bonds is these are instruments sold to investors who, in most cases, are not looking to take on significant. Hence why creditworthiness is an integral part of evaluating corporate bonds.
After all, investors in these bonds not only want income, but their principle back as well. So, it pays to know a company's ability to generate....More>>>
For months, strategists warned that high valuations in the U.S. could leave stocks vulnerable to a correction. But valuations seemed to have had little hand in guiding investors during this year’s steep declines across global markets.
Equity markets that were relatively more “expensive”those with higher valuationsdidn’t suffer any more than their “cheaper”....More>>>
The September U.S. Dollar Index is trading at 96.33, down 0.05
The U.S. dollar index is trading nearly unchanged Friday afternoon after a back and forth trading day.
The Federal Reserve just reported that consumer credit rose by $18.56 billion in May versus a $13.40 billion rise in April. Non-revolving credit rose $16.204 billion and revolving credit rose by $2.35 billion.