Fresh off a weekend visit to the "capitalist Woodstock," the annual shareholders meeting for Warren Buffetts Berkshire Hathaway
By Mark Stone
Data breaches dominated this year’s headlines, and not only in the world of technology. While there were many damaging incidents, perhaps none were as prominent and newsworthy as the hack against the Democratic National Committee, which continues to wreak political havoc.
In the business world, companies of all sizes incurred major information security disasters,....More>>>
Short interest in many of the leading solar stocks shrank in the most recent period. Two solar companies in particular led that trend in late January. Analysts on average recommend buying shares of both of them.
While short sellers shied away from many of the leading solar stocks between the January 15 and January 29 settlement dates, two companies in particular led that trend. The number....More>>>
Back in the 1980s, stock picking gurus such as Peter Lynch at Fidelity offered small investors a strikingly simple mantra: "Invest in what you know."
The idea was intuitive and highly attractive for a number of reasons. Essentially, if you noticed a small coffee chain with a line out the door, you bought that stock. If you worked in the aerospace industry, all the more reason to....More>>>
At first glance, it looked like Finish Line (FINL) posted pretty decent financial results.
The athletic footwear and apparel retailer matched estimates with fiscal second quarter EPS of 53 cents, with revenue above Street forecasts. Same-store sales rose 5.1%, also besting estimates.
So why is Finish Lines stock price tanking today with shares falling 5.5% to $22.67?
Stocks finished mixed–but little changed–this week after the Federal Reserve raised interest rates for the first time in a year.
The S&P 500 dipped 0.1% this week after declining 0.2% to 2,258.07 today, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 0.4% this week–its sixth consecutive weekly gain–after dipping 8.83 points to19,843.41....More>>>
By Christine Aebsicher
This story originally appeared on LearnVest as “Your January 2017 Financial To-Dos.”
It’s official: 2017 has arrived.
Now that the holiday sugar rush has worn off, it’s time to figure out how to turn your financial ambitions into actionable steps and keep up the motivation to make this your....More>>>
For small cap marijuana and cannabinoid stocks or players, NASDAQ listedGW Pharmaceuticals PLC (NASDAQ: GWPH)and Zynerba Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ: ZYNE) along with OTC listed Cannabis Science Inc (OTCMKTS: CBIS) and Medical Marijuana Inc (OTCMKTS: MJNA) are probably the first stocks that come to mind. However, small cap Lexaria Bioscience Corp (OTCQB: LXRP) is focused on a unique niche that combines....More>>>
The stock market is near record-high territory, and it’s getting difficult to find beaten-up stocks to buy at a discount. However, one notable exception is real estate investment trusts (REITs) which have taken a beating as interest rates started to rise. Here are three REITs, all of which have dropped more than 10% over the past six months, that may be worth a look.
The right kind....More>>>
With the US dollar (NYSEARCA:UUP) tipped to strengthen considerably under President-elect Donald Trump’s administration, we feel stocks with largely domestic operations will outperform those with significant international operations over the next 12 months due to currency headwinds. With 4,712 stores based across 45 U.S. states, O’Reilly Automotive (NASDAQ:ORLY) is a stock we believe....More>>>