Now that summer is upon us and the first-quarter earnings season is clearly in the rearview, many of the top firms on Wall Street are making some changes to the lists of their high-conviction stock picks for clients for 2018. Although markets have been relatively quiet for the past month, it makes sense to examine the lists and make some changes as the rest of the year could have additional volatility....More>>>
Can I take a tax deduction for my long-term-care insurance premiums?
Take Our Quiz: Is It Tax Deductible?
Maybe. If you have a tax-qualified long-term-care insurance policy, you may be able to deduct a portion of your premiums as a medical expense. (Most traditional long-term-care policies qualify, but ask your insurer.) You can deduct eligible out-of-pocket medical expenses only if....More>>>
&l;p&g;&l;img class=&q;size-full wp-image-1343&q; src=&q;http://blogs-images.forbes.com/mikescott/files/2018/01/CSP.jpg?width=960&q; alt=&q;&q; data-height=&q;445&q; data-width=&q;1000&q;&g; The Masdar-backed Gemasolar concentrated solar power plant in Spain. A similar plant will be open in the UAE in the next few years.
Even in the Middle East, home to some of the world&a;rsquo;s largest....More>>>
In his Harvard University commencement speech last month, Facebook Inc. (Nasdaq: FB) CEO Mark Zuckerberg made a chilling prediction…
Technology and automation will make many jobs obsolete.
We are likely to see “tens of millions of jobs replaced by automation,” said Zuckerberg.
And he’s right.
According to a January 2017 report from The McKinsey....More>>>
Kimberly-Clark Corp. (NYSE:KMB) has provided investors with reliable income increases for decades.
In fact, the company is one of the 51 Dividend Aristocrats, which can all be seen here.
Kimberly-Clark pays one of the safest dividends in the market, yields close to 3%, offers mid-single-digit payout growth and sells recession-resistant products.
All of these investment qualities....More>>>
Source: ThinkstockApril 26, 2018: The S&P 500 closed up 1.1% at 2,667.17. The DJIA closed up 1.0% at 24,323.44. Separately, the Nasdaq was up 1.6% at 7,118.68.
Thursday was a positive day for the broad U.S. markets with each average up about 1%. This is a much needed reprieve for the markets as four out of the last five trading days were largely negative. Crude oil more or less traded....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>>>
Here’s what you need to know about Jim Hackett, 62, who succeeds Mark Fields as CEO of Ford Motor after leading the company’s Smart Mobility division focused on new innovations in transportation.
He knows what it’s like to lead a company that’s more than 100 years old.
Hackett served as CEO of Grand Rapids, Mich.-based furniture company Steelcase for nearly....More>>>
On the heels of attending the International Metal Writers conference in Vancouver, BC this week, Nexus Gold Corp (OTC: NXXGF, TSX: NXS.V) is receiving positive coverage of its stock by multiple investment and financial analysis sites. Despite being part of the larger down day on Wall Street today, Nexus Gold’s stock has fared well, particularly in the past 30 days.
I. Introduction – The Capital Raise Details
We begin with a quick review of the capital raise.
Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) agreement with its underwriters called for issuance of 1,335,978 shares, with an over-allotment option of up to 200,281 shares, all to be sold at $262.
That option was exercised, so the total share issuance was 1,536,259, resulting in total proceeds....More>>>