&l;p&g;&l;img class=&q;dam-image bloomberg size-large wp-image-41580290&q; src=&q;https://specials-images.forbesimg.com/dam/imageserve/41580290/960×0.jpg?fit=scale&q; data-height=&q;638&q; data-width=&q;960&q;&g; Wind turbines at the Hornsdale wind farm in South Australia, which is connected to a Tesla lithium-ion battery storage system that took less than 100 days to install. Photographer:....More>>>
Charleston, WV, based Investment company Ntv Asset Management Llc buys iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF, iShares 1-3 Year Treasury Bond ETF, iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology Index Fund, ishares Gold Trust, iShares MSCI ACWI ex US Index Fund, iShares MSCI Emerging Index Fund, iShares International Select Dividend, Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Trm, DowDuPont Inc, BHP Billiton PLC, sells Dominion....More>>>
Sears Holdings Corp. (Nasdaq: SHLD), a company that has been around for more than 130 years, was at one time the largest mail-order retailer to rural America. In 1931 it accounted for more than 53.4% of total mail-order sales. It survived through not only one but two world wars and the Great Depression.
In its early years, Sears transformed the middle class by giving it access to products....More>>>
Either low-income Americans became rich this Black Friday, or Wal-Mart’s (NYSE:WMT) marketers do not know what they are doing.
For years, $133,653 Cartier watches and expensive jewelry were sold in upper scale stores, where high income Americans prefer to shop on Black Friday.
This year, Cartier watches are being sold on the Walmart.com site.
But who will buy them?....More>>>
U.S. equities melted higher on Thursday, pushing large-caps to new record highs, thanks to strength in crude oil (providing much needed relief to the energy sector after Wednesday’s decline) driven by a larger-than-expected inventory drawdown. In fact, it was the largest draw since 2016 even as production hits a 21-month high, suggesting strong-end demand.
Will it be enough to offset....More>>>
May 23, 2017: Markets opened higher again Tuesday but have not moved much higher as the session went on. The blue chips performed best with particular strength in financials. Tech stocks and consumer discretionaries are on track for a down finish. WTI crude oil for July delivery settled at $51.47 a barrel, up 0.7%. June gold dipped 0.5% for the day to settle at $1,255.60. Equities were headed for....More>>>
Last Monday, President Trump added another notch to his “America First” belt with the announcement of a new 30% tariff on imported solar panels.
Companies that produce solar cells and panels will get to sell 2.5 gigawatts worth of those energy products to U.S. consumers, but they’ll have to pay a special tax on any sales above that amount. For the first year of this new....More>>>
Chevron (NYSE:CVX) is a company I have had my eye on for quite some time.
I have already elaborated on the mistake I made as a naive young investor, having panicked and sold my shares in Chevron at a price of $70, having been overly convinced by the media doom sayers that the oil industry will never be the same again.
However, from a long-term financial standpoint, Chevron still remains....More>>>
Won’t $0.99 per gallon of gasoline be great? That is what some “experts” predict for the summer of 2016. Maybe it will happen; maybe it won’t. What is for sure is that the price of oil has collapsed over the past year, and many U.S. oil companies have gone out of business.
See Also: Kiplinger’s Economic Outlook for Energy
So why did the price of oil....More>>>
The Federal Government’s Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) – the retirement savings account for federal employees and military members – gets high marks from some for its subsidized costs and interest.
Members of the US military carry a huge US flag as they march during a Veterans Day Parade in New York on November 11, 2014. Veterans Day honors all who have served in the US Armed....More>>>