As major indices continue to trade near record highs it has become more difficult to hunt down valuable stocks at cheap prices. But if you can find those stocks, and if those stocks happen to boast a dividend yield of 3%, it gives investors an opportunity for solid returns at a time when many stocks are overpriced. Both Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (NYSE:WSM) and Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) offer investors....More>>>
When billionaire investor Warren Buffett buys, people take notice. When one of those investments ups its dividend by 14%, they take further notice. Those are two reasons whyPhillips 66 (NYSE:PSX) has been getting a lot of attention lately.
ThroughBerkshire Hathaway(NYSE:BRK-A)(NYSE:BRK-B), Buffett owns 45.7 million shares of Phillips 66, or 9.8% of the company, which he has called “a....More>>>
U.S. equity markets opened higher on Wednesday, driven by energy shares that got a boost from higher oil prices in the wake of plans to renew economic sanctions on Iran. President Donald Trump on Tuesday announced his plans to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal and reimpose harsh sanctions on one of the largest oil producers in the world. The Dow Jones Industrial Average
Shares of Rogers Corp. (NYSE:ROG) gained 19.9% in April 2017, according to data from S&P Global Market Intelligence.
The company reported first-quarter results on April 26, sending share prices nearly 12% higher the next day. Rogers saw 27% year-over-year sales growth and 79% higher earnings, leaving analyst estimates far behind in both cases.
Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) stock holders are probably still shaking their heads in disbelief. Exxon Mobil stock barely moved despite what looked like a very strong first-quarter earnings report earlier this month. Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) and BP plc (ADR) (NYSE:BP) completed the trifecta, with only ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) disappointing.
On Tuesday, our Under the Radar Moversnewsletter suggestedgoing long on small cap energy storage and power delivery stock Maxwell Technologies (NASDAQ: MXWL):
We had to zoom in pretty tight on the chart of MXWL to show you some of the most relevant details. But, know that in so doing we lost some perspective on another key bullish clue. That is, the converging wedge pattern (red lines) extends....More>>>
New York, NY, based Investment company Grandfield & Dodd, Llc buys Enbridge, Johnson Controls International PLC, M&T Bank, Albemarle, Walt Disney Co, Gilead Sciences, US Bancorp, Abbott Laboratories, Vanguard Large-Cap ETF – DNQ, Clorox Co, sells Spectra Energy, St Jude Medical, Nordstrom, Emerson Electric Co, Chubb during the 3-months ended 2017-03-31, according to the most recent....More>>>
Wynn Resorts (WYNN) soared nearly to the top of the S&P 500 today after Morgan Stanley argued that the casino stock had the potential to double.
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Wynn Resortsgained 4.8% to $104.30 today, while the S&P 500 finished little changed at2,373.47. At 2:45, Wynn was easily the top performing stock in the S&P 500, only to be surpassed by....More>>>
1. Jobs report: On Friday, the U.S. Labor Department will release its February jobs report.
It’s the second jobs report for President Trump, but the first one that evaluates the country’s employment situation under his leadership (last month’s jobs survey was conducted in the second week of January while President Obama was finishing out his term).
Trump is feeling....More>>>
Noble Energy (NBL) soared to the top of the S&P 500 today after purchasing Clayton Williams Energy (CWEI) for $2.7 billion.
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Noble Energygained 7.1% to $40.05, while the S&P 500 fell 0.3% to2,267.89.
Wunderlich’s Irene Haas explains why she’s a fan of the deal:
Noble Energy (NBL) has agreed to acquire Clayton....More>>>