Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) was the recipient of a significant increase in short interest in June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totalling 9,308,851 shares, an increase of 56.7% from the May 31st total of 5,941,656 shares. Approximately 2.6% of the shares of the stock are short sold. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 4,398,291 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently....More>>>
Warren Buffett has proven himself time and again to be one of the greatest investors of all time. And even at 87 years of age, he continues to prove his chops. Considering that his simple approach — buying great companies at fair prices, then holding for the long term — has proven incredibly effective, it shouldn’t be surprising that many Foolish investors take note when the Oracle....More>>>
Legend has it that Canada Bill Jones was the greatest card sharp ever to work the Wild West casinos.
He could beat any man at any game. And while he was generous to those in need, he was ruthless when it came to making money from “suckers” at the poker table.
“It’s immoral to let a sucker keep his money,” Jones was reported to have said…
On Monday, our Elite Opportunity Pronewsletter suggested going long on small cap healthcare products and services stock Natus Medical (NASDAQ: BABY):
Furthermore, Natus Medical Management has managed to beat earnings and revenue estimates for four out of the last five quarters, providing investors with confidence in their ability to manage the Street’s expectations. Assuming the Company....More>>>
Massachusetts gambling regulators want to know why Steve Wynn and Wynn Resorts failed to disclose a $7.5 million settlement when they were applying for a state license in 2013.
The settlement will be a primary part of the investigation as it moves forward, investigators said at a meeting Wednesday.
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission announced Sunday that it’s reviewing....More>>>
Wynn Resorts (WYNN) sunk to the bottom of the S&P 500 today after China said it would limit ATM withdrawals in Macau.
Shares of Wynn Resorts dropped 11% to$90.72 today, while the S&P 500 gained 0.2% to 2,246.19.
My colleague Dimitra DeFotis, who runs Barron’s Emerging Markets Daily, explains what happened:
The move is another in a series to....More>>>
Did you see it happen? Have you noticed the most important trend in finance this year? Most folks haven't. They have no idea what's going on… They completely missed this enormous shift. They have no idea that for the first time in years, the U.S. dollar is crashing. This is an enormous change from the past few years. And history tells us that the losses....More>>>
The "game of catch-up" just kicked into overdrive… On July 11, the benchmark S&P 500 Index broke out to an all-time high. That day, I showed my DailyWealth Trader subscribers that after the S&P 500 hits its first all-time highs in at least a year, it nearly always (92% of the time) continues higher. And its average gains over the following 12 months are far....More>>>
Warren Buffett-led Berkshire Hathaway stock could provide similar diversification as S&P 500 ETF with even better results.
Many investors prefer a diversified low-risk portfolio over theriskier strategy of stock-picking. The SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEMKT:SPY) is very popular for this purpose since it follows the S&P 500 index of 500 large cap companies listed on the NYSE....More>>>
William Patalon III
Two of our stocks are having big days today – thanks to better-than-expected earnings reports.
Both are industrial plays.
And both can be bought here.
One of the stocks is a direct play on the semiconductor-equipment business – a sector whose bullish outlook we detailed in a recent two-day report (Part I and Part II). The other is....More>>>