Westlake Village, CA, based Investment company West Oak Capital, LLC buys Amazon.com Inc, Cisco Systems Inc, iRobot Corp, Equity Residential, Comerica Inc, Cannae Holdings Inc, Vornado Realty Trust, Avery Dennison Corp, Owens-Corning Inc, Dollar Tree Inc, sells Vanguard Short-Term Corporate Bond ETF, General Electric Co, AbbVie Inc, Schwab U.S. Large-Cap, Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight during....More>>>
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Shareholders in Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD) don’t seem to be able to catch a break from bad news and the stock’s underperformance, but we believe recent events have finally put enough pressure on management to make an acquisition and to redeploy the cash on its balance sheet on a strategic acquisition. Though there are many possible targets, we believe the answer to Gilead’s....More>>>
403(b) plans aren’t as well-known as other tax-favored retirement accounts, such as 401(k) plans or IRAs. But for teachers and many public-sector employees, employers often offer 403(b) plans as a way to save for retirement. With the same contribution limits as 401(k)s, 403(b) accounts can go a long way toward meeting your retirement needs. But to take maximum advantage of 403(b)s, you have....More>>>
Clinical stage biopharmaceutical company Biohaven Pharmaceuticals (Pending:BHVN) has filed to raise $125 million in an IPO by selling 8.33 million common shares at a midpoint price of $15.00 per share.
Biohaven has a large pipeline of treatments under development for neurological conditions.
The company is in or nearing Phase 3 trials for its lead candidates,....More>>>
Rebekah Barsch is executive officer and vice president of Planning and Sales at Northwestern Mutual.
To save for a comfortable retirement, many people shoot for a number. If you’re one of them, and you’re diligently saving toward that goal, great! But it takes more than a commitment to your 401(k) to build a financially solid retirement. Along with how much you save, you need....More>>>
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Amazon’s(NSDQ:AMZN)growth inside and outside the United States has been relentless in the last ten years, and their double-digit growth has continued even after the company crossed over into the 100-billion-dollar annual sales territory. As the top line gets bigger and bigger, sustaining....More>>>
Why oil’s plunge is freaking out the stock market The latest plunge in oil prices is putting a smile on the faces of millions of Americans. But should it?
Sure, the stunning crash in oil prices below $27 a barrel seems great for consumers because it’s driven gas at the pump to nearly $1 a gallon in some places. And the thinking is that it should help boost the U.S. economy,....More>>>
As earnings season winds down, investors will be keeping a sharp eye on whether financial stocks and other risk-on plays can maintain their recent momentum, and on retail stocks, which begin reporting in earnest in the coming week.
Stocks finished Friday higher with closing records from the Dow Jones Industrial Average ....More>>>
Stocks are rallying again today as investors continue to put last week’s Brexit vote in the rear-view mirror.
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The S&P 500 has risen 0.9% to 2,053.85 at 9:40 a.m. today, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average has advanced136.49 points, or 0.8%, to 17,546.21. The Nasdaq Composite has gained 1% to 4,737.34.
Still, the contrarian....More>>>