If past history was all there was to the game, the richest people would be librarians.
Investing, particularly investing well, is not the easiest game in the world. It requires a multitude of virtues like patience, keeping faith in your investment and the important ability to admit it when a mistake has been made. Even the doyen of investing....More>>>
When will the world see its first trillionaire? A British charity estimates that it could happen within 25 years and that it will be none other than Microsoft founder Bill Gates.
Oxfam, the U.K. world hunger organization, meant to shame the world’s richest with its list of multi-billionaires. Which is odd, considering that Gates is a founder, with Warren Buffett, of The Giving Pledge....More>>>
Few things get investors’ attention quicker than a good, old-fashioned financial mania.
Whether it’s Dutch tulip bulbs in century or Internet stocks in 1999, a chart like the one for lithium below gets speculators’ hearts pumping.
After spending years in the dumps, the price of lithium began to skyrocket over the past year or so. In China, lithium carbonate spot....More>>>
Nike, Inc. (NYSE: NKE) reported its most recent quarter financial results after the markets closed on Tuesday. The company posted $0.68 in earnings per share (EPS) and $8.4 billion in revenue versus consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters that called for $0.53 in EPS and $8.47 billion in revenue. The fiscal third-quarter from last year had $0.55 in EPS and $8.03 billion in revenue.
The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS) is well positioned to benefit from the growing economic environment the United States is experiencing. It is recommended to purchase MOS 4.250% of 11/15/2023 Senior Unsecured fixed income security at $103.75 or better. As of April 16, 2017, the last traded yield was 3.584% with a yield spread to a matched Treasury of 153 basis points. Mosaic provides crop nutrition....More>>>
■■We believe the consensus view of a Trump presidency translating into a blanket “stay clear of” investing in emerging markets is overly simplistic.
■■Our analysis of President Trump’s proposed policy of trade protectionism suggests that the impact on emerging markets is more nuanced – the vulnerability of these markets is....More>>>
Alaskan telecommunications company General Communication (NASDAQ:GNCMA) reported its fourth-quarter results after the market closed on March 1. Revenue, adjusted EBITDA, and net income all declined due to changes in backhaul and roaming agreements, but the company expects adjusted EBITDA to return to growth in 2017. Here’s what investors need to know about General Communication’s fourth-quarter....More>>>
Buying the right dog for you and your family is always an extremely important decision. There’s a lot to consider the pup’s temperament, how big he’ll grow to be versus your living arrangements, and the cost of upkeep and medical care. Granted you should always consider adopting from your local shelter, because it’ll save both the dog and some cash for you,....More>>>
I wrote bullishly about Deere (DE) back in December, and since then the stock has done…not much, gaining 4.8% to the S&P 500′s 4.1% rise. So I’ve tried to stay on top of the stock, both the bullish calls and the bearish ones–and today, I have another bear to add to the list. That would be JPMorgan’s Ann Duignan, who reiterated her Underweight rating on....More>>>