United Technologies Co. (NYSE:UTX) has been given a consensus recommendation of “Buy” by the twenty research firms that are covering the stock, Marketbeat.com reports. Seven analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and thirteen have assigned a buy rating to the company. Th
The U.S. dollar edged higher Tuesday, recovering from earlier weakness, but lost ground versus its partners in the North American Free Trade Agreement, following a report that President Donald Trump was looking for a renegotiated deal in principle in the next two weeks.
Check out: Mexican peso, Canadian dollar cut losses on report that Trump urges Nafta deal in 2 weeks
Despite Facebook’s (FB) choppy recent performance, I like the company and the stock. Facebook has faced challenges recently, in the form of Russian election interference and the subsequent changes Facebook has made leading to a decline in U.S. and Canadian users.
Facebook is focused on the long term and is not just trying to maximize short-term profits or....More>>>
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It looks like activist investor Bill Ackman is putting the proceeds from his Canadian Pacific (NYSE:CP) sale to work in a completely different space. Ackman’s Pershing Square Capital now has a 9.9% stake in Chipotle (NYSE:CMG). Ackman is now its second largest shareholder.
The writing was on the wall as well, where Ackman has gone out of his way to mention his love of CMG. Recall that....More>>>
2016 was a surprising year… It was the eighth year of this bull market. But that didn't slow things down. U.S. stocks jumped 12%. Oil prices soared by 45%. And gold had a wild ride, eventually ending the year up 9%. With all that happening, you might have missed the major boom that happened in our neighbor to the north… Canada. Canadian stocks had a fantastic....More>>>
Pengrowth Energy (PGH) recently completed a pretty important asset sale, selling its Olds/Garrington area assets for C$300M. This is a continuation of its effort to lower debt and strengthen the balance sheet.
A dive into the balance sheet
After this recent asset sale, Pengrowths net debt after cash is likely to now be well under C$550M. How did I arrive at this number?
We’ve noted before that for all the attention Macau gets, the real action for casinos these days is in Las Vegas. In a report issued today, Gabelli’s Adam Trivison touts the importance of Nevada for Boyd Gaming (BYD) and MGM Resorts International (MGM), which have large Nevada footprints, and for Wynn Resorts (WYNN) and Las Vegas Sands (LVS), which don’t:
General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) shares dropped 1.8% last week, closing Friday with a gain of less than 0.2% and a 32-cent (0.18%) decline for the week. GE has no real challenger as the worst performing equity on the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) index. For the year to date, the shares have suffered a loss of more than 44%.
This is the industrial giant’s 23rd consecutive week as....More>>>
PetIQ Inc (NASDAQ:PETQ) CEO Mccord Christensen sold 13,652 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, June 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $23.00, for a total transaction of $313,996.00. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange C
TD Ameritrade (NASDAQ: AMTD) and Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS) are both large-cap finance companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, valuation, risk, analyst recommendations
Mesa Laboratories, Inc. (NASDAQ:MLAB) Director H Stuart Campbell sold 989 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, June 11th. The stock was sold at an average price of $191.17, for a total transaction of $189,067.13. Following the transaction, the director now directly ow
Financial Advisory Service Inc. trimmed its position in shares of Facebook, Inc. Common Stock (NASDAQ:FB) by 16.5% during the 1st quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 2,563 shares of the social networking company
There are 165 publicly traded real estate investment trusts listed on the NYSE and NASDAQ exchanges that have market capitalizations of $250 million or more as of this writing. However, it can often be a smart idea to look at the biggest and strongest companies in any particular sector, as thes