Rising tensions with North Korea and the recent threat to Florida from Hurricane Irma contributed to the slight decline in the S&P 500 Index last week. While news was otherwise slow, a handful of leading dividend stocks rewarded shareholders with news of higher divide
What if a judgment is entered against a debtor, but the debtor initiates an appeal of that judgment: Is the judgment still enforceable despite the appeal? In most circumstances, it is -- the judgment is in fact fully enforceable although the debtor has taken an appeal.
What the Federal Reserve says and what the Federal Reserve does are not always the same thing. The central bank has thus far failed to raise interest rates as quickly as it had indicated last year, and now the market is starting to really doubt its credibility.
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While Fed officials continue to stand by the view that we’ll....More>>>
If you think your tax work is done once you file your return, think again. Now you need to file your tax records.
Keeping your tax returns and the documents you used to complete them obviously is critical if youre ever audited. The statute of limitations on IRS audits is a key factor in deciding what to keep and for how long. Good record-keeping also could help if you need to file an amended....More>>>
I like to allocate anywhere between 5-15% of my portfolio to lottery stocks. Usually they are cyclical or have a lot of leverage. And most of the time there is some sort of catalyst that will unlock value on the horizon. I would not advice large positions in any of these stocks. It is also best not to spend large amounts of time analyzing them as they will be small positions and are depending on....More>>>
Most people are aware that gold doesn’t tarnish, corrode or rust. That applies to pure gold because it does not easily combine with oxygen. The pure metal is also too soft to be used in jewelry, so it is mixed with other metals. Unfortunately, writing articles that recommend gold mining companies, even as a speculative play, can tarnish the author’s reputation and be corrosive....More>>>
Welcome. In this article I will give the dollar and cents reasons for how come ERIC looks like a relative bargain in today’s marketplace.
In the trailing ten years ERIC has earned their market cap in free cash flow. This is a signal the company may be undervalued. If ERIC can repeat the performance and earn over $19B in the coming....More>>>
President Trump’s tax returns are unlikely to turn up any Russian connections or impeachable offenses. Sorry, but federal tax returns are not the appropriate documents for that purpose. Members of Congress have offered resolutions demanding Trump’s tax returns and other members have called on him to release them voluntarily.
It was entertaining to watch Rachel Maddow fill an hour....More>>>
JP Livingston is a retiree living in New York City. She lives frugally, and she and her husband and dog share a 325-square-foot apartment. There’s just one key factor that separates her from the rest of the retired population of NYC: She retired at 28.
JP (a pen name she goes under on her blog, TheMoneyHabit.org) graduated Harvard in 2009 and went on to work....More>>>
Ever since the FTC indicated that store divestitures would be required in order to approve the Walgreens-Rite Aid merger, there has much speculation about who would acquire the divested stores. At a time where two dominant players (CVS Health (NYSE:CVS) and Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA)), along with the plethora of large grocery store chains now have the lion’s share of the market,....More>>>
September 6, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 74 equities making new 52-week lows in Wednesday’s session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by nearly 3 to 2 and on the Nasdaq advancers led decliners by about 4 to 3.
Yesterday, small cap clinical-stage biopharmaceutical stock Cellectis SA (NASDAQ: CLLS) reported that they had received notice fromFDA that a clinical hold was placed on both UCART123 ongoing Phase 1 studies -in acute myeloid leukemia (AML) and in blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasm (BPD
The less than optimal customer reaction to the launch of Chipotle's (CMG) new Queso cheese was a reminder to investors that growth at the company is not going to easily be fixed by cheese spread/dip. After the E-coli outbreaks at restuarant in 2015, Chipotle's shares remain down 60% from their pe
Shares of the U.S.’ largest oil company Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) have been hard hit so far this year — losing 15% over the past 8 months. This month, a second-quarter earnings miss and worries about the effects of hurricane Harvey have driven the shares to tra