The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note started the week on a tear, jumping to 2.99 percent and toying with the key 3 percent level that could trigger a reaction across global financial markets.
In the populist age of President Donald Trump – when CEOs are routinely hauled to Washington and browbeaten on live television over an America-first jobs agenda – it makes perfect sense for Kraft Heinz to shock Wall Street and take its ruthless deal-making abroad.
On Friday morning, Kraft Heinz said it has made an unsolicited takeover offer for Anglo/Dutch consumer....More>>>
Shares of Baker Hughes (NYSE:BHI) fell more than 7% at one point on October 31st after news broke from the company that it would be merging its operations with the Oil & Gas segment of General Electric (NYSE:GE), an announcement that left shares of the latter virtually unchanged. In what follows, I will look at this deal and give my thoughts on what it should mean for investors moving forward....More>>>
AT&T’s (NYSE:T) roll-out of the DirecTV Now service has been greeted by enthusiasm by some (me) and skepticism by others. The later camp notes that margins, at least on the introductory pricing, are likely to be slim and may cannibalize the company’s traditional DirecTV product offering.
In my mind, the DirecTV Now product was a forward-looking master stroke that begins....More>>>
Trivago NV – ADR (NASDAQ: TRVG) shares dipped 24.8 percent to $11.23 after the company lowered its guidance. At Home Group Inc (NYSE: HOME) dropped 11.4 percent to $22.70. At Home Group reported Q2 adjusted earnings of $0.18 per share on revenue of $232.1 million. Pulmatrix Inc (NASDAQ: PULM) declined 8.1 percent to $2.27 after gaining 33.51 percent on Tuesday. Vectura Group reported....More>>>
On the heels of attending the International Metal Writers conference in Vancouver, BC this week, Nexus Gold Corp (OTC: NXXGF, TSX: NXS.V) is receiving positive coverage of its stock by multiple investment and financial analysis sites. Despite being part of the larger down day on Wall Street today, Nexus Gold’s stock has fared well, particularly in the past 30 days.
B&G Foods Inc. (NYSE: BGS) madewaves late on Friday after the company announced its most recent acquisition. B&G has now acquired Victoria Fine Foods from Huron Capital Partners and other sellers for roughly $70 million in cash.
The company projects that after it fully integrates the Victoria brand, the brand will generate on an annualized basis net sales of approximately $41.0 million....More>>>
Whole Foods Market (NASDAQ:WFM) has had a bad time on the market over the past couple of months, losing over 16% of its value on the back of a weak financial performance in its last reported quarter. But, in my opinion, the recent drop in Whole Foods’ shares is an opportunity to buy more of the stock since there are tangible improvements being witnessed across Whole Foods’ operations....More>>>
The S&P 500 is up almost 14% since Trump’s election as President. That’s certainly on the high side of historical runs for the stock market over a short period of time, but not unprecedented. For example, it falls in the top 10% of 4 month returns for the market looking back over US history. However, Trump and his policies have less to do with this move than appearances might....More>>>
Airbus SE Chief Executive Officer Tom Enders sketched out the company’s plans for the next generation of European fighter aircraft and warned that Brexit means the U.K. could miss out on future production.
Airbus’s German operation is working with French warplane specialist
Picking stocks in a bull market is so easy the GEICO caveman could do it. After all, when the broader market indices, like the S&P 500, trade at average price-to-earnings (P/E) and price-to-sales ratios (P/S) of 24.4 and 2.2, respectively, just about every stock in the index is rising.
DFSCoin (CURRENCY:DFS) traded 6.4% higher against the US dollar during the one day period ending at 9:00 AM Eastern on April 21st. One DFSCoin coin can currently be purchased for about $0.0488 or 0.00000560 BTC on cryptocurrency exchanges including CoinExchange and Cryptopia. In the last seven