Many investors rely on their investment portfolios to generate the income they need to make ends meet. For them, dividend stocks are a natural choice, because they offer regular payments of dividend income, as well as the chance to enjoy share-price gains when the company’s underlying business is successful. Especially for those who are retired and living on fixed incomes, the ability to benefit....More>>>
Resolute Forest Products (NYSE:RFP) is primarily involved in Newsprints, Specialty Papers, Wood Products and Market Pulp. As the downturn in global commodities intensified, RFP was not spared as all four of the company’s business segments got hit. Management has concentrated on lowering the cost of every segment but these actions were not enough to compensate for the deterioration of prices....More>>>
November is typically open enrollment time for millions who gethealth insurance, disability insurance and other benefits from an employer. If youre one of them, among your important choices is whether you want a flexible spending account and how much money to deposit.
FSAs are available through some employers as a part of benefits packages. You can spend FSA money only on qualified medical....More>>>
Companies with growing earnings per share (EPS) are often good investments as they can return a good profit to investors. Here is a selection of the most undervalued companies, according to the DCF calculator, that have a five-year growing EPS.
EPS of Ever-Glory International Group Inc. (EVK) grew by 17% over the last 10 years.
According to the DCF calculator, the stock is undervalued....More>>>
Japan’s gaming market is finally opening up to gaming companies, opening the kind of growth opportunity the industry hasn’t seen in nearly a decade. But until rules and concessions are ironed out, there are more questions than answers for how gaming in Japan will impact companies or stocks in the industry. But companies are already jockeying for position given what could be a $40 billion....More>>>
Offshore drillers likeAtwood Oceanics (ATW), Diamond Offshore Drilling (DO), Ensco (ESV), Noble (NE), Rowan Companies (RDC), Ocean Rig UDW (ORIG), and Transocean (RIG) have been on fire this week–and Evercore ISI’s James West and team credit a “2 sigma short interest unwind.” They explain:
As our new Energy trader Kevin Kenny noted this morning, Dont fight City Hall....More>>>
The following stocks were moving the Services sector today.
Only one stock in the Services sector showed gains:
Jive Software Inc (JIVE): JIVE stock is up 2.5% today.
Some of the biggest losers among Services stocks include:
Textainer Group Holdings (TGH): TGH stock is down 2.42% today. Majesco Entertainmnt (COOL): COOL stock is down 2.4% today. Qumu Corporation....More>>>