The rise of cryptocurrencies has captured Wall Street’s attention and helped push share prices up for a wide range of investments, including the companies that support their production or trade. But many investors have been turned off by the intense volatility in the currencies themselves.
If you’re attracted to the growth potential that these cryptocurrencies promise, but would....More>>>
Marijuana stocks have easily outpaced the broader markets this year and for good reason. The legal pot market is projected to expand at a compound annual growth rate of 19.75% over the next 13 years, making it one of the fastest growing areas of the global economy by a wide margin.
The primary catalyst behind this explosive growth is the ongoing legalization of cannabis for both medical and....More>>>
Target (NYSE:TGT) has made it clear to investors that they should brace for lower profitability in the business as the retailer invests in the digital sales channel and cuts prices at its physical locations. The good news is that those initiatives yielded solid sales growth to kick of Target’s fiscal 2018. However, the company had to sacrifice a chunk of its earnings power to achieve that....More>>>
India’s increasing economic clout puts it leagues ahead of other developing economies. Bloomberg data suggests that foreign institutional investors pumped $2.06 billion into the Indian stock market in March alone, way ahead of the $259 million that second-ranked South Korea pulled in.
As it turns out, 40% of foreign funds went into two new initial public offerings that listed on 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 sales and growing net orders, Beazer’s fiscal third-quarter results showed some cracks....More>>>
Jon Corzine heading back for a day-long session with the lawyers. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
The lawyer for accounting giant PwC teased a markedly different account of MF Global’s collapse out of its former chief, Jon Corzine, in his second day of testimony in a $3 billion lawsuit that attempts to pin the blame on PwC.
Corzine previously had described how MF Global, a commodities....More>>>
The U.S. and China have announced the initial steps in their 100-day action plan of the Comprehensive Economic Dialogue, inviting Chinese companies to negotiate long-term contracts for liquefied natural gas shipments from U.S. suppliers. This is a really big deal. — “U.S. Liquefied Natural Gas To China Is A Game-Changer,” Jude Clemente, Forbes, May 2017
Over the last two....More>>>
Back in 1939, long before Steve Jobs, there were two guys in Palo Alto, Bill Hewlett and David Packard. Armed with less than $600, they started a small electronics testing company.
Over the next 70+ years, Hewlett-Packard grew into one of the world’s largest technology firms with over $100 billion in annual sales.
Last November, the current HP Inc. (NYSE:HPQ) was created as one....More>>>
Since 2016 began, marijuana stocks have been virtually unstoppable. Though pot stocks haven’t delivered the once-in-a-lifetime gains cryptocurrency investors partook in during the fourth quarter of last year, they’ve still been of the three-digit or four-digit percentage variety. Popular investments like Canopy Growth Corp. (NYSE:CGC), Aurora Cannabis (NASDAQOTH:ACBFF), and Aphria (NASDAQOTH:APHQF) are....More>>>
News stories about Hanmi Financial (NASDAQ:HAFC) have been trending somewhat positive on Saturday, according to Accern. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Hanmi Financial....More>>>