Investment company Home Federal Bank Of Tennessee buys Enbridge, Procter & Gamble Co, Exxon Mobil, Berkshire Hathaway, Eaton PLC, Yum Brands, Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, sells Spectra Energy during the 3-months ended 2017-03-31, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Home Federal Bank Of Tennessee. As of 2017-03-31, Home Federal Bank Of Tennessee owns 62 stocks with....More>>>
A number of years ago, Warren Buffett referred to derivatives as “financial weapons of mass destruction.” Since then, Wall Street has tried to pooh-pooh this description, but the facts speak for themselves.
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The deal comes as Express Scripts, a pharmacy benefit manager (PBM), is....More>>>
Many stocks have been beaten down to very low prices due to tax selling, creating bargain basement opportunities, suggests Fred Fuld, editor of stockerblog.
In fact, looking at stocks that are selling below cash is one the way to go to make profits. Here is what it means when a stock sells below cash per share.
First, assuming the company has no debt,....More>>>
Much of what the Bank of Japan announced today had been largely leaked. While there was a sizable response in the asset markets, the dollar’s knee-jerk gains against the yen were quickly unwound.
The BOJ lifted its self-imposed restrictions on its asset purchases and shifted the focus of policy from the monetary base to the yield curve. It is not clear that this shift increases....More>>>
Treasury yields fell Wednesday after the minutes from the Federal Reserve policy-making panels meeting earlier this month showed policy makers largely agreed on the notion of moving to begin shrinking the central banks balance sheet later this year.
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Thesis: The threat to enforce federal marijuana laws might backfire by pushing Congress to legalize marijuana on the federal level. While in the short term, marijuana related stocks might suffer, if legislation is passed and signed into law, it would not only ease fears, but also make it more likely that more states will follow along with the pot legalization trend. This will have a long term positive....More>>>
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As the competition in the payments industry heats up with new technologies and competing platforms, companies in this sector must use laser-like focus to develop products that customers want and will use. In the payments industry, this usually means one of two things:
1) Ensuring all transactions are secure and safe; and
2) Removing friction from the payments process so that making....More>>>
The word “growth” is the central word in the phrase Dividend Growth Investing, yet DGI often gets a bad rap as a stodgy method of saving for retirement. I think this misperception arises from the fact that some proponents of the strategy (who may be more focused on income than returns) require a certain minimum yield threshold for their investments. This, in turn, screens many of the....More>>>