Two years ago, I wrote about why I disliked regional bank stocks using Regions Financial (NYSE: RF) as a glaring example. Two years later, the stock is 18% lower since despite slow but noticeable improvements in the U.S. economy and repair in the financial sector. Most banks have had enough time to adapt to the regulatory environment. So why the poor performance?
NEW YORK Martin Shkreli is on trial for financial fraud charges that could land him in prison for years, but that hasn’t stopped the so-called “Pharmacy Bro” from providing investment advice for thousands of fans.
During recent Sunday evenings, Shkreli has used Facebook and YouTube to live-stream “This Week in Investing and Finance,” atutorial that featureshis....More>>>
History repeats itself. The age-old mantra. Snapchat’s parent company Snap (Private:CHAT) recently filed for an initial public offering. It’s on track to be the largest domestic social media IPO since Facebook (NASDAQ:FB).
Snapchat’s largest user demographic is Generation Y (Millennials) and Generation Z (iGeneration) and it has roughly 150 million users.
Last March, I recommended American Airlines (AAL), opining that it was just too cheap to ignore. Through last night, it had returned 23% to the S&P 500′s 15%. But American Airlines is getting hammered today after releasing earnings this morning.
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What’s going on? Its earnings weren’t great–itreported an adjusted profit....More>>>
It was a wild week filled with big moves both up and down yet the major index managed to finish the week higher ahead of next week’s Fed meeting.
The S&P 500 rose 0.5% this week after declining 0.4% to2,139.16 today, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 0.2% this week after falling 88.68 points, or 0.5%, to 18,123.80 today. The Nasdaq....More>>>
The stock of the Deckers Outdoor Corporation (NASDAQ:DECK) is best positioned to return over 22% to its shareholders in the short-term investment horizon, although long-term prospects are much brighter based on the improving company’s business prospects. Despite its excellent performance in the last one year (over 30% run-up), DECK is still undervalued and offers a....More>>>
The Q2 2016 earnings report for small cap dredging services stock Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (NASDAQ: GLDD) is scheduled for before the market opens on Wednesday (February 22nd).Last October, ourUnder the Radar Moversnewsletter suggestedshorting the stock:
Great Lakes Dredge and Dock is more of a momentum play. It tried to overcome its early-August plunge, but if you....More>>>
So your phone has broken, or maybe it was stolen, and you want a replacement phablet – that’s a large phone with a screen bigger than 5.5″ – and you want it now. Bad news: your first choice won’t happen. Not your second either.
Maybe the cause is the self-igniting Samsung Note 7 – which had been....More>>>
Singapore's largest property developer, CapitaLand (OTCPK:CLLDY) (CATL.SI) had a pretty good 2017. Helped by improving conditions in Singapore and China, not to mention significant project openings, CapitaLand's local shares climbed 20% and the ADRs did even better.
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Upon turning 60 recently, I came to the realization that other than family, work and community service, I was living for my next pilgrimage. Ive been taking pilgrimages since high school. Im not talking about a religious journey