Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec raised its position in ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) by 285.9% in the 1st quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 652,900 shares of the energy producer’s stock after purchasing an additional 483,700 shares during the quarter. Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec owned 0.06% of ConocoPhillips....More>>>
If you’re heavily invested in general stocks, then gold prices have been a reprieve this week.
In fact, gold is one of the best ways to hedge against the stock market’s volatility.
Here’s the proof: Over the past month, while the S&P 500 is down 6.2%, gold prices are actually up 0.2%.
But while stocks are likely to exhibit....More>>>
A 28-year-old Ohio man was indicted for digitally spying on people for more than 13 years.
Phillip Durachinsky has been charged with allegedly creating and installing computer malware called Fruitfly that let him spy on and record victims.
He allegedly accessed thousands of computers, including those owned by individuals, companies, schools, a police department and a subsidiary....More>>>
S&P Global Market Intelligence’s Jeffrey Loo explains why he’s maintaining his Buy rating on Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (VRX) following reports it had rejected a takeover bid earlier this year:
According to unconfirmed reports, including the Wall Street Journal,Valeant rejected an unsolicited joint takeover bid from Takeda Pharmaceutical, the largest....More>>>
Energy investors are making a big mistake… They're "bottom fishing" in the major oil and gas stocks… trying to catch the bottom. This, of course, is a bad idea. Energy stocks have been crashing this year. But expectations are still high. History tells us this kind of bottom fishing won't end well. The smart move is to wait for a better entry point....More>>>
Growth versus value investing is one of the major debates in the investment world. Growth stocks seem to have outperformed their value counterparts over the past few years. But the winning streak of growth investing took a hit this year with value stocks regaining lost glory.
It is currently speculated that value investing will likely continue its winning run in the upcoming years.....More>>>
Westpac Banking Corp raised its stake in Edwards Lifesciences (NYSE:EW) by 22.6% in the 1st quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 67,689 shares of the medical research company’s stock after purchasing an additional 12,500 shares during the period. Westpac Banking Corp’s holdings in Edwards Lifesciences were worth $9,444,000 as of its most recent SEC....More>>>
Dr. Kent Moors
As you read this, Marina and I are flying to London, for the annual Windsor Energy Consultations later this week.
That’s my third major international energy meeting in the last month. You’ve already seen all the details on the previous sessions in Paris and the Iranian gas summit in Frankfurt.
But Windsor is on a completely different level…
My goal in this segment is to unlock both short-term and long-term growth in stocks that have just reported earnings. These stocks are specifically subject to enormous volatility, as earnings reports are seen (and rightfully so) as a significant display of a company’s progression in the market. What I offer you is an analysis of the economic well-being of the company,....More>>>
The top penny stocks for January all climbed at least 60% last month, with the top penny stock posting gains of 170%.
We’re bringing these penny stocks to your attention now, because they could continue their strong performance this month.
Every week, we publish a new top penny stocks list that tracks the best-performing penny stocks on the Nasdaq and NYSEMKT. As a reminder,....More>>>