Shares of Ross Stores (ROST) spiked last week following a solid earnings report, which marked its 6th consecutive quarterly revenue and earnings beat. Shares declined a little over 1% on Friday, and I think shares look like a bargain. Like its peer TJX Companies (TJX), I believe the company is o
On Dec. 14, 2016, the federal funds rate was hiked by 25 basis points to 0.75%. More hikes are expected in 2017, but early this month, Fed FOMC members decided to maintain the interest rate at 75% for the time being without ruling out further increments. The next meeting of the Fed is slated for Wednesday, March 15, and analysts believe that the current rate of 0.75% will hold.
Investment company Wintergreen Fund buys Lotte Confectionery Co, LiLAC Group, sells Altria Group, The Swatch Group AG, JC Decaux SA during the 3-months ended 2016-12-31, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Wintergreen Fund. As of 2016-12-31, Wintergreen Fund owns 25 stocks with a total value of $407 million. These are the details of the buys and sells.
For the second week of October, we have four companies expected to go public on our upcoming IPOs calendar. These four companies could raise a combined $768 million, according to Renaissance Capital, a manager of IPO-focused ETFs.
Three of the upcoming IPOs this week are in the energy sector, and one is in the communication sector.
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The Q4 2016 earnings report formid cap proppant and fracking stock U.S. Silica Holdings Inc (NYSE: SLCA)is scheduled for after the market closes onWednesday (February 22nd). Proppant and fracking stockswere crushed by low oil prices; but with oil prices stabilizing, drilling activity coming back to the oil patches.
A technical chart for mid cap U.S. Silica Holdings shows a nice uptrend over....More>>>
Stocks finished in the red today, as the market apparently decided it need to take a breather.
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The S&P 500 fell 0.4% to 2,165.17 today, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 77.80 points, or 0.4%, to 18,517.23. The Nasdaq Composite declined 0.3% to 5,073.90. The Dow’s drop ended its nine-day streak of new highs.
Althoughmortgage ratesare on the rise after having been at multi-decade lows for the last few years, homeowners looking to refinance may still have an opportunity to cut their mortgage payments each month by refinancing.Motley Fool analysts Gaby Lapera and Nathan Hamilton discuss current interest rates and the surrounding historical context. Check out the Motley Fool’s mortgage site to help....More>>>
Shares of NVIDIA Corporation have fallen over the last few trading sessions. Is this an opportunity to buy NVDA stock on the cheap or is it time to sell? Flickr
The uptrend in the shares of the Santa Clara, California, based NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) seems to have come to an abrupt halt. After rising 11% through the year to a peak of $119 February 9, NVDA stock has lost just....More>>>
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It's been ten years since the start of the Great Recession.
That's an arbitrary anniversary, sure. But downturns need beginnings, and the National Bureau of Economic Research decided this one happened in December 2007, when employment peaked and started to head south -- for two long years.
Every business has two very important sets of numbers - income and expenses. That is really the simplest way to look at any business. As long as income exceeds expenses the company is profitable. Tesla (TSLA) just does not seem to care or understand this important metric.
From the 12th until the 16th of November, the 2017 Dubai Airshow was hosted, which next to the Paris Airshow and the Farnborough Airshow is one of the main stages for airlines and lessors to announce orders and order intentions. For jet makers, the airshows are also a platform to launch new airc
Seeing value in Urban Outfitters (URBN) was not difficult considering the multiples the stock was trading at vis vis the many attractive characteristics of the company - good free cash flows, no net debt, a good level of diversification among brands and a rich and relatively safe divi