Investors hoping that tax cuts and aggressive government spending plans will add another leg to the bull market likely are going to be disappointed, Morgan Stanley argues in an analysis that contends the end of big returns is near.
The so-called “FANG stocks” have been an incredibly-well performing group. For those who don’t know, FANG consists of Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB), Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) and Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG, NASDAQ:GOOGL) — formerly Google.
Why has this group been so successful? Despite a few of them....More>>>
Our Top Pick for more speculative investors is a biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops, and commercializes oral antivirals in areas of unmet medical needs in the United States, explains Bill Mathews, editor of The Cheap Investor.
The lead product candidate from Chimerix (CMRX) is brincidofovir (CMX001), a nucleotide analog.
The drug is in Phase III clinical trials....More>>>
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There’s been an artificial intelligence revolution (AI) going on all around us for the last several years. It may not seem obvious at first, but it you look closely, the signs are everywhere. Natural language understanding powers virtual assistants on cellphones. Natural language processing is providing foreign language translations on websites. Mapping apps are giving directions, detecting....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>>>
One popular approach to investing based on Benjamin Graham’s methods is to use the so-called “Graham Number.” There are some important differences between the Graham Number and the Graham Formula, but using the Graham Number is definitely useful even if the investor only uses it as a screening tactic.
I have selected the best companies trading below their Graham Number.....More>>>
With a surprising last-minute surge, the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 finished at record highs on Friday, extending the 11th straight session-ending record for the Dow. The Dow ended up 0.96% for the week with the S&P 500 not far behind with its own 0.69% gain. However, some companies made news this past week, so without further ado, here are some of the markets’ biggest....More>>>
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Every day Florida's population swells by more than 1,000 people, many of them retirees relocating for the second halves of their lives. There's little mystery why: Even in the coldest months of the year, the average daily high is at least 70 degrees, and the temperature rarely dips below 50 in th
A few weeks ago, Allergan (NYSE:AGN) announced a tender offer to refinance a portion of its outstanding debt. Today, Allergan announced the results of that tender offer and also announced the pricing of the offering to refinance the debt, which gave us some of the necessary figures to calculate t
Drive Shack (NYSE:DS) shares have been under pressure since the company's December announcement of its business transformation (see press release, conference call, and investor presentation). Key points:
The markets managed to hold onto weekly gains on Friday despite a weaker-than-anticipated gross domestic product (GDP) figure. The U.S. economy slowed a bit during the fourth quarter with a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.9%, the Commerce Department
My Top Pick for income investors is a firm that is situated nicely to take advantage of the market's hard pivot toward industrial stocks — a trend that should continue in 2017, explains Chuck Carlson, a specialist in dividend reinvestment plans and editor of DRIP Investor.