The allure of the largest U.S. technology companies is understandable given significant returns last year, but their sheer size is the reason for their eventual downfall and long-term stock underperformance, according to Rob Arnott, founder of Research Affiliates.
The Paradise Papers leak this past Sunday wasn’t shocking.
If anything, the varied revelations about what celebrities and corporations use offshore tax shelters only further justify the general public’s long-standing suspicion that the rich and powerful cheat on their taxes.
It’s also safe to assume that this latest detailed batch of leaks won’t....More>>>
Bellus Health (OTCPK:BLUSF) is a Canadian biotech trading on the TSX under the ticker, BLU, and the US OTC under the ticker BLUSF. BLUSF is developing a treatment for chronic cough, BLU-5937, that has the potential to be best-in-class with the only other drug in the class being developed by Merck, Gefapixant (or MK-7264). Merck has set the start date of the Phase 3, 720 patient study for March....More>>>
Liberty Tax Inc (NASDAQ:TAX) files its latest 10-K with SEC for the fiscal year ended on April 30, 2017. Liberty Tax Inc is engaged in providing retail federal and state income tax preparation services and related tax settlement products in the United States and Canada. Liberty Tax Inc has a market cap of $167.420 million; its shares were traded at around $13.20 with a P/E ratio of 15.90 and P/S....More>>>
CEO of Fs Investment Corp (NYSE:FSIC) Michael C. Forman bought 33,500 shares of FSIC on 02/07/2018 at an average price of $7.45 a share. The total cost of this purchase was $249,575.
FS Investment Corporation is an investment company. Its business objective is to achieve long-term capital appreciation and income by investing in a diverse range of sectors such as capital goods, apparels and....More>>>
Peyto (OTCPK:PEYUF) is a Canadian E&P company whose production profile is dominated by dry gas (92%). With the low price of natural gas, it has been a tough couple of years for Peyto’s shareholders. That said, the company has maintained its dividend payout through the commodity price downturn. Recently natural gas prices have recovered from their lows, but Peyto’s stock has not kept....More>>>
Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE:RDS-B) has a fat yield of around 6.7%. But its long-term debt load has increased by more than 50% in the past year and by nearly 120% since the end of 2014. The oil and natural gas giant is now selling assets to get its stressed balance sheet under control. Although I’m fairly confident it will be able to save its dividend, investors should always question their....More>>>
The recent U.S. stock rally, which began off the bottom in late June and saw the market break to new all-time highs in early July, has been anemic by almost any measure. While not that much seems to be happening on the surface, underneath it the internals have been undergoing change. The groups leading the rally are not the same groups leading the market prior to the rally. It is not uncommon for....More>>>
When buying a home, the most important numbers for mortgage lenders are the buyer’s credit score and the buyer’s debt-to-income ratio. The first is a summary of how the buyer has been managing debt and the second indicates whether the lender can reasonably expect the borrower to be