Saddle Brook, NJ, based Investment company Bulldog Investors, LLC buys Japan Smaller Capitalization Fund, Great Elm Capital, Putnam Highome Securities Fund, Central Securities, Clough Global Equity Fund, Delaware Enhanced Global Dividend of Beneficial In, Credit Suisse Asset Mgmtome Fund, New Ireland Fund (The), Delaware Investments Dividend &ome Fund, Liberty All-Star Equity Fund, sells First....More>>>
If you were paying attention yesterday, the newsletter made mention of the quiet resurgence of gold as a rally commodity since the beginning of the year, and also touched on mining exploration that was picking up in the West African country of Burkina Faso. And then, as if on cue, Small Cap Network featured stock, Nexus Gold Corp. (OTCBB: NXXGF) (NXS.V), released news today that....More>>>
Who knows what is going on with health care legislation? I am still interested in how any potential changes could affect older workers.
The need for medical care rises sharply after age 50. Obamacare the Affordable Care Act of 2010 increased the coverage of these older adults by expanding Medicaid, restructuring the insurance market, and offering subsides. The repeal and replace legislation....More>>>
For year end 2016, the Seeking Alpha Marketplace held a three part roundtable that was attended by its authors. The questions asked to each of the participating authors were about a look back at 2016, a look forward to 2017 and a top pick for 2017 by each author. The three parts are below:
路 Marketplace Roundtable: Looking back at 2016, December 26, 2016
路 Marketplace Roundtable:....More>>>
Allergan (NYSE:AGN) is one of the many biotech stocks that has been beaten down in the last one and a half year. In this article I will indicate 4 reasons why I think the company and the stock can perform well in the future.
Reason #1: Diversified sources of revenue and rich pipeline
One of the characteristics that I like in Allergan is its rich portfolio of drugs. As we can see....More>>>
In September 2016, privately held tech ‘unicorn’ Apttus (Private:APTUS) raised $88 million in late stage venture capital investment and its CEO has indicated a desire to IPO in 2017.
A ‘unicorn’ is a tech startup that has been valued at or more than $1 billion by private investors.
Founded in 2006 by CEO Kirk Krappe, Apttus has developed a suite of enterprise....More>>>
After the company reported positive results from a mid-stage study evaluating its novel approach to tackling blood cancer, shares in Kite Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:KITE) surged 34.6% higher in February, according to S&P Global Market Intelligence.
Kite Pharma’s lead product candidate is axicabtagene ciloleucel, a chimeric antigen receptor T-cell....More>>>
By Ben Reynolds
Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS) is the third-largest Canadian bank ranked by market cap.
Bank of Nova Scotia’s market cap is $64 billion The Toronto-Dominion Bank’s market cap is $83 billion Royal Bank of Canada’s market cap is $94 billion
Bank of Nova Scotia’s financial metrics should immediately stand out for value-focused dividend....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>>>
My clear choice for a Top Pick for income investing is a closed-end fund that invests in a variety of both public and private companies doing work in the life sciences sector, asserts Nate Pile, editor of Nate’s Notes.
Tekla Life Sciences Investors (HQL) represents an outstanding way for investors who want to be involved in biotech, but don’t like the high levels of stress....More>>>