Starting this week, some consumers may have a higher credit score.
Because of improved standards for utilizing new and existing public records, the three major credit reporting companies are now excluding all tax liens from credit reports. That means some scores will head higher, for some by
The so-called “FANG stocks” have been an incredibly-well performing group. For those who don’t know, FANG consists of Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB), Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) and Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG, NASDAQ:GOOGL) — formerly Google.
Why has this group been so successful? Despite a few of them....More>>>
On Monday, our Elite Opportunity Pronewsletter once again suggested small cap communications and networking stock Sierra Wireless, Inc (NASDAQ: SWIR) as a long idea in part due to its Internet of Things (IoT) and wireless machine-to-machine (M2M) devices solutions:
The bottom line is when it comes to M2M, as it relates to IoT, along with robotics, which Google has now become a clear leader....More>>>
Shares of Innoviva (NASDAQ:INVA), a biotechnology royalty company that develops respiratory therapeutics and is perhaps best known as GlaxoSmithKline’s (NYSE:GSK) development partner for its multiple next-generation COPD and asthma products, fell as much as 11% on Thursday. The reason behind Innoviva’s bad day can be traced to a proxy battle with activist hedge....More>>>
Warren Buffett-led Berkshire Hathaway stock could provide similar diversification as S&P 500 ETF with even better results.
Many investors prefer a diversified low-risk portfolio over theriskier strategy of stock-picking. The SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEMKT:SPY) is very popular for this purpose since it follows the S&P 500 index of 500 large cap companies listed on the NYSE....More>>>
Below is my list of the top gold & silver mining stock takeover targets. None of them are producers, but they all have very lucrative properties. Plus, they are all undervalued. Most of them have very advanced projects.
Investing in biotech and pharmaceuticals is always a bit of a wild card. The industry is often at the mercy of government regulators, and a clinical trial can always present unexpected challenges. When biotech and pharma stocks hit it big, however, its big news that often yields big returns. A lesser promoted biotech sector is the medical devices arena, which is hardly as sexy and....More>>>
Clearly with St. Patrick’s Day falling on Friday, the volume of trading dropped as Wall Street enjoyed the festivities. However, once again the market continued the inexorable climb higher this past week. For the first time this year, the insider buying volume looked to be much closer to the selling in share count, though insider sellers still seemed to dominate in the dollar amount. Either....More>>>
BlackBerry (NASDAQ:BBRY) is at it again. Another quarter, another smartphone device. BBRY unveiled a new device called KEYone. The device is designed and manufactured by TCL, as per the previous agreement with the company months ago.
The KEYone is actually a good looking device. The all aluminum solid body has a very premium feel. The 4.5-inch LCD has a 3:2 aspect ratio, and resolution of....More>>>
Simon Property Group (NYSE:SPG) and General Growth Properties (NYSE:GGP), the country’s two biggest mall owners, are getting understandably tired of stores in their properties closing and of the subsequent vacancies. So they couldn’t have been thrilled when Aeropostale (NYSE:ARO), a large teen-apparel retailer based primarily in malls, filed for bankruptcy in May.
WuXi AppTec announced a $910 million IPO on the Shanghai exchange for the company's core small-molecule CRO business. China regulators approved WuXi's prospectus in a short seven weeks, indicating that they are very eager to list the company, China's largest CRO, on a domest
Over the past week, U.S. retail gasoline prices have bounced back across much of the land, with a national average of $2.55 per gallon, an increase of three cents. GasBuddy conducts this weekly survey to keep a pulse on the nations gas prices.