The last time we saw today's setup, one group of stocks more than doubled in four years and left U.S. stocks in the dust... It has nothing to do with China. And it might surprise you... European stocks are now dirt-cheap compared with their U.S. counterparts. Based on histo
Yesterday, our Under the Radar Movers newsletter suggested small cap functional ingredient stock Neptune Technologies & Bioressources (NASDAQ: NEPT) as a long/bullish trade:
As for Neptune Technologies and Biosciences, again, this is just another short-term volatility play. We won’t be in it very long. We do want in though, as when volume starts to pour in, it’s been great....More>>>
It’s been an interesting few years for T-shirt manufacturer Delta Apparel (NYSEMKT:DLA). A huge spike in cotton prices in 2011 helped turn a near-$2 EPS in FY11 into a loss in FY12. (DLA fiscal years then ended in June; the company moved to September in 2013.) Delta managed to recover in FY13, getting EPS back over $1 – and then the company’s Soffe brand started falling apart,....More>>>
Fears about a Donald Trump presidency may be misplaced, according to Goldman Sachs Group CEO Lloyd Blankfein in an interview published in the German newspaper Handelsblatt.
Blankfein, head of the worlds most prominent investment bank, said Trump would be a level-headed leader despite his controversial anti-immigration rhetoric and his protectionist stance on trade policies. Trump has proposed....More>>>
Heres how many Americans plan to spend their retirement: working.
About a third of 45- to 65-year-olds say theyll work part-time in their golden years and 4% aim to have a full-time job, changing the very meaning of retirement, according to an Ipsos/USA TODAYsurvey of 1,152 adults in mid-March.
That, of course, is once they get there. A third of those surveyed plan to delay retirement....More>>>
We listened to Cempra (NASDAQ: CEMP) management’s investor conference call after receiving the Complete Response Letter (CRL) from the FDA regarding regulatory application for Solithromycin’s approval for the treatment of adult community-acquired bacterial pneumonia (CABP). The management plans to meet with the FDA to discuss FDA’s request for a comparative safety trial to study....More>>>
Perhaps you received a modest tax refund or an unexpected gift. Or maybe you just happened to be walking down the street and saw a $100 bill flapping against the pavement, waiting to be claimed. (Hey, stranger things have happened.) Your first inclination might be to spend your newfound mini-fortune, rather than doing something responsible with that money — especially since $100 is hardly....More>>>
Russ Kaplan is a money manager and newsletter advisor who focuses on buying value-oriented stocks with a multi-year investment horizon; here’s his top idea for conservative investors over the coming year.
One of the most under appreciated stocks on Wall Street is Apple (APPL). The stock is among the bluest of blue chips.
Apple has a financial rating of A++. On every measure....More>>>
Gordmans (NASDAQ:GMAN) is a decent discount retailer trading at fire sale prices. GMAN’s equity is pricing in imminent bankruptcy, while GMAN’s debt due in 2020 still trades above par at 102. The stock is down 97% since early 2012, trading at an EV/Sales multiple of 0.14x, well below Sears (NASDAQ:SHLD) at 0.25x.
Top 5 Bank Stocks To Watch For 2017: Pinnacle....More>>>
Citigroup’s Kate McShane and team ask if the bull markets in Nike (NKE) andUnder Armour (UA) are over. Their answer: No. They explain why:
Since their respective analyst days last fall (Under Armour – Sept; Nike – Oct),Under Armour and Nike stocks are down ~17% and 5%, respectively. The pullback in both names appears to be driven primarily by....More>>>
Sales Trends A Bit Soft, But Nothing To Worry About
I have been a bit disappointed by Nordstroms (NYSE:JWN) recent results. Not because it was a bad quarter per se, but because it broke the sequence of constant overperformance compared to other peers in the
Shares of the U.S.’ largest oil company Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) have been hard hit so far this year — losing 15% over the past 8 months. This month, a second-quarter earnings miss and worries about the effects of hurricane Harvey have driven the shares to tra
Ive long assumed that improving Americans retirement security would become a legislative priority in Washington D.C. For one thing, the population is aging, including the massive baby boom generation. For another, the glaring flaws in Americas pat