It finally happened. After years of nary a selloff, let alone a significant correction, the floodgates burst open.
On Monday, February 5, the Dow Jones Industrial Average suffered a mid-session 1,600 point death plunge. Buyers quickly entered the fray, with the DJIA closing down just 1,175 points, but the day was still the highest single-day point drop in history. Percentage-wise, the decline....More>>>
After the September disclosure of the largest consumer information data breach in US history and the significant price decline in its stock, Equifax (EFX) offered investors a high risk-high reward proposition. Equifax was an excellent wide moat business available cheaply because of significant legal and regulatory risks.
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PayPal, the electronic payments firm, is entering the robo-advisory business. It has announced a new arrangement with Acorns, a robo-advisory firm focused on small investors, that essentially creates a two-way street for customers with accounts at....More>>>
AMD remains our favorite semiconductor stock despite market volatility sending shares lower for the past week. Notwithstanding the discrepancy in valuation, we like the underlying fundamentals of AMD and expect the share price to trade higher upon confirmation of solid Q2’17 and Q3’17 earnings results.
Furthermore, the stock price likely exhibits momentum from here, assuming asset....More>>>
Small cap fitnessdevice stock and wearables stockFitbit Inc (NYSE: FIT) started off as a high flyer after its 2015 IPO, but those highflying days have largely ended as you can see from its long term performance chart:
Fitbit Inc also reported Q4earnings yesterday that were below expectations with the earnings report noting:
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The International Association of Machinists & Aerospace Workers (IAM) filed a petition Monday morning with the U.S. National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) to hold an election at Boeing Co.s (NYSE: BA) North Charleston, South Carolina, 787 plant. The union said that Boeing workers have contacted IAM organizers “regarding numerous workplace concerns that remain unaddressed, including subjective....More>>>
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U.K. regulators set out plans for ensuring senior staff of financial-services firms can be held to account for misconduct on their watch, extending rules already in place for banks to almost all firms.
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Sometime in my mid-twenties, I decided I wanted to stay in the Maryland area and buy a home.
I could afford a mortgage around $1,500 per month based on my expensesmostly student loan paymentsand salary.If I found the perfect home, I could stretch to afford around$1,750 per month.
As I searched for my future home, I played a financial game with myself. Id soon be saddled with a $1,500....More>>>
Stocks in the U.S. appear headed for a higher open despite losses overseas.
S&P 500 futures have gained 0.3%, while Dow Jones Industrial Average futures have risen 0.2%. Nasdaq Composite futures have advanced 0.1%.
Alexion Pharmaceuticals (ALXN) had dropped 4.6% to $131 after the biotech company beat earnings forecasts but offered below-consensus....More>>>
The full Q3 2016 earnings report for small cap 3D printing stockStratasys, Ltd (NASDAQ: SSYS)is scheduled for before the market opens onTuesday (November 15th).HP Inc (NYSE: HPQ) has entered the3D printer market with its Jet Fusion 3D, its hard to see 3D printing stocks regaining their former highs any time soon, but it does appear that shares have stabilized as the short interest has largely been....More>>>