The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note started the week on a tear, jumping to 2.99 percent and toying with the key 3 percent level that could trigger a reaction across global financial markets.
DOJ Tells Texas Judge to Postpone Ruling on Fiduciary Rule
A day after a federal district judge in Texas ruled in favor of the Labor Department’s fiduciary rule, former Vanguard founder and CEO John Bogle wrote in a New York Times op-ed that the rule “doesn’t go nearly far enough”....More>>>
Whole Foods Market (NASDAQ:WFM) has had a bad time on the market over the past couple of months, losing over 16% of its value on the back of a weak financial performance in its last reported quarter. But, in my opinion, the recent drop in Whole Foods’ shares is an opportunity to buy more of the stock since there are tangible improvements being witnessed across Whole Foods’ operations....More>>>
President Trump has called reporters dishonest, said the media is “the enemy of the American people,” and mused about making it easier to sue journalists. And, according to a new report, he has gone even further than that in private, telling then-FBI Director James Comey that Comey should consider locking reporters up.
Trump said this to Comey during a meeting in the Oval Office....More>>>
Statistics Canada will be releasing manufacturing sales numbers Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at 8:30 AM ET. More specifically the numbers will show the change in total value of sales made by manufacturers since the previous month. Since manufacturers are affected by market conditions early, their change in sales values are a significant indicator of economic health.
Today, our Under the Radar Moversnewsletter suggestedsmall cap advanced materials stockIntermolecular Inc (NASDAQ: IMI) as a buy for our short-term trading portfolio:
Intermolecular has had a rather rough 2016, but things started to change last month, and things took a decided turn for the best today in the form of a push up and off the 50-day moving average line (purple) and above the 100-day....More>>>
In this segment fromMarket Foolery, host Chris Hill is joined by Motley Fool analystDavid Kretzmann as they break down how coffee-and-pastry focused JAB Holding Company will fit a fast casual brand into its privately held portfolio. With the acquisition, the JAB is expected to give thePanera Bread(NASDAQ:PNRA)team even more autonomy than usual.
Patrons enjoying an evening outdoors at Bryant Park Grill & Caf茅 (Source: Company Website)
Ark Restaurants Corp. (NASDAQ:ARKR) owns and operates 21 restaurant/bars and 19 fast food concepts/catering operations with different trade names except for Gallagher’s and Rustic Inn, of which there are pairs of each. Notably, ARKR owns Bryant Park Grill &....More>>>
The tech world is dominated by some of the most powerful brands in the world. Companies like Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL), Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN), Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL), Facebook (NASDAQ:FB), Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX), Intel (NASDAQ:INTC), Samsung (OTC:SSNLF) and others are featured in the mainstream and business media as much, if not more, than the industrial giants of old. In fact, they’ve....More>>>
Ambarella (NASDAQ:AMBA) is an innovative, up-and-coming technology company whose stock is a rollercoaster that runs on emotions, knee-jerk reactions, and then, sometimes, fundamentals. The trick for any investor other than long-term (think years) is to find out which one will rule price movement next. Before we get to that, some context on my opinion/experience with the stock.
SAN FRANCISCO Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak told USA TODAY he's leaving Facebook out of growing concern for the carelessness with which Facebook and other Internet companies treat the private information of users.
"Users provide every detail of their life to Facebook and ... Facebook makes
Fannie Mae (OTCQB:FNMA) and Freddie Mac (OTCQB:FMCC) are two companies in conservatorship that have recently been allowed to keep $3B each as part of a capital buffer. It's amazing that $3B is good enough during normal business to protect these two companies from quarterly draws considering they
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