The West Coast/California drought has finally ended, with Gov. Jerry Brown lifting the drought emergency in most parts of California, barring a few San Joaquin Valley counties. Does this mark the all clear for investors in the agriculture sector?
Let’s take a look at performance of agriculture-related stocks over cycles of drought.
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With medical marijuana laws now in effect in 29 states and Washington, D.C., weve all heard much discussion about the pros and cons of pot. But whether or not you embrace marijuanas new reputation, if you own pets, its time to pay attention.
A tempting treat?
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Large cap Netflix, Inc (NASDAQ: NFLX) reported Q2 2017 earnings after the Monday market close with Wall Street, as usual, rewarding (or punishing) the stock based on quarterly subscriber movement rather than its actual earnings. This time around, analysts’ estimated there would be 3.2 million new subscribers; but Netflix easily beat those estimates with the shareholder letter noting:
I like to call it the "perfect income investment." The majority of individual investors have never even heard of this investment, but it's popular with sophisticated investors… the kind that manage billions of dollars. This investment has the safety of a bond. It pays regular income. But it's better than a bond… because it has the upside of stocks. ....More>>>
Stocks couldnt shake off early losses and all three major indexes ended lower on Thursday.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 210.79 points, or 1.17%, to 17830.76. The S&P 500 Index fell 19.34 points, or 0.92%, to 2075.81. The Nasdaq slid 57.85 points, or 1.19%, to 4805.29.
Blue chips were dragged down by Apple(AAPL): Just days after its disappointing....More>>>
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More than two years after a government crackdown on corruption sent Macau gaming stocks tumbling, The Chinese government has unveiled yet another new regulation on the Macau gaming industry that has hit gaming stocks hard. The latest new law cut the daily ATM withdrawal limit in Macau from 10,000 patacas to 5,000 patacas, or roughly $626.
Unfortunately, transparency and predictability has....More>>>
Shares of Boeing Co (NYSE:BA) have soared since November. As an industrial company, Boeing sits squarely within the Trump rally. If you’re thinking of an iconic American brand that offers plenty of high-paying American manufacturing jobs, Boeing fits the bill. BA stock is up from $135 to $182 since the election.
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Until OPEC’s recent production cuts, investors holding energy stocks were guaranteed to feel a certain amount of pain in recent years. But that pain was mitigated a bit for investors in Vanguard Energy Fund (VGENX), asserts Alyssa Lappen, editor of The Complete Investor.
For the three years ending December 12, the fund’s average annual loss of around 1.9 percent a year was....More>>>