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>>>
Fundamentals aren’tenough for AMZN stock, one needs to look beyond them.
Remember the $1000 Amazon.com (NSDQ:AMZN)price target many were cackling and crowing about? Well, that enthusiasm has quelled down a bit and for good reason. Fundamentally, AMZN stock does not make sense. However, understanding market structure can help you overcome this hurdle. Let’s take a closer look....More>>>
I cannot say that much has changed in the stock market over the last week, and our bullish bias will be maintained for 2017 as long as the S&P 500 remains over 2,205.
As I noted last week:
All year long, I have been telling anyone who has been willing to listen that the market is set up to rally this year, with an ideal ultimate target between 2,537 and 2,611 for 2017. And, even....More>>>
Millennials may have learned something from watching their parents struggle with debt. Or maybe not. What do you think is more probable: Being bitten by a snake, being attacked by a shark or going into credit card debt? Okay, this is a trick question, but who knew that people could fear something they have control over?
A recent survey by online lender Affirm found that,....More>>>
Italian voters are expected to reject constitutional reforms in a referendum on Sunday, as worries grew that a no vote could spark a political crisis and a selloff in Italys stock market.
But instead of running for the hills, investors should stay grounded and snatch up any beaten-down Italian shares, says J.P. Morgans chief European equity strategist Mislav Matejka.
February 21, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 34 equities making new 52-week lows in Tuesday’s session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by more than 2 to 1 and on the Nasdaq advancers led decliners by about 4 to 3.
Sabre Corp. (NASDAQ: SABR) dropped about 1.8% Tuesday to post a new 52-week low of $20.89 after closing Friday at $21.30. The 52-week....More>>>
The holiday shopping season isnt just a favorite time for retailers, but also for scammers who are hoping to take advantage of all that extra spending youre doing.
Thats why I want to urge you to use caution this year. Its easy to be focused on trying to find everything on your list and miss some of the risky behaviors you might be engaging in.
Here are some things you can do to protect....More>>>
Illumina (ILMN) soared to the top of the S&P 500 today after announcing plans to “accelerate [the] path to independence” for its GRAIL joint venture.
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Illuminagained 5.2% to $141.49 today, while the S&P 500 rose 0.4% to 2,276.98.
Wells Fargo’s Tim Evans calls Illumina’s plans “incrementally positive.”....More>>>