President Trump took credit Tuesday for “the safest year on record” for U.S. air travel, touting zero deaths in 2017. But there actually haven’t been any deaths on a U.S. passenger airline in nearly nine years.
Still, the president took credit for the safety record in a tweet.
“Since taking office I have been very strict on Commercial Aviation. Good news....More>>>
&l;!–donotpaginate–&g;&l;p&g;Between the corporate tax cut and the tight labor market, more companies are moving to increase pay and benefits, including their contributions to retirement plans.&a;nbsp; In a January survey, one out of four employers told Willis Towers Watson that they have increased their 401(k) match this year or plan to do so next year.
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In early August, I wrote an article recommending Mylan (MYL) instead of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries (TEVA) for those who would like to play the possible recovery in the generic drugs field. The price gap between the two was $12.32 (Mylan-Teva at $32.92-$20.60). Before yesterday’s strong rebound, the price gap widened to $16.59 (Mylan-Teva at $32.10-$15.51 – prices as of the market....More>>>
On Friday, our Under the Radar Moversnewsletter suggestedshorting small cap China based carbon stock Tantech Holdings Ltd (NASDAQ: TANH):
“The downtrend here is crystal clear; more of the same weakness is there on the earlier part of the chart you can’t see. What’s so compelling about the selloff is yesterday’s bar. The bulls tried to bounce back, but couldn’t…....More>>>
Investors who have waited for a good entry point in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) now have their chance, given that shares of the Texas-based integrated oil giant has fallen almost 10% year to date, trailing the 7% decline in the Energy Select Sector SPDR ETF (NYSEARCA:XLE).
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XOM stock, now the worst-performing equity in the Dow Jones....More>>>
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The American College of Financial Services has launched a scholarship program to help boost the number of African-Americans in the financial services industry.
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Employing contrarian investing tactics is exceptionally difficult. Evolutionarily speaking, we are inclined to follow the majority and not stray from the pack. However, in investing, it can be extraordinarily lucrative to deviate from the consensus. The consensus view of Bed Bath & Beyond (NASDAQ:BBBY) is that the company faces several headwinds that will stagnate growth and cause the stock....More>>>
RBC’s Deane Dray and team look ahead to General Electric’s (GE) meeting next week, where it will highlight its digital platform:
General Electric Chief Executive Jeff Immelt Reuters
Outperform-rated GE is hosting an investor meeting spotlighting its GE Digital platform in San Ramon, CA on June 23. Expect Chief Digital Officer Bill Ruh to provide more specifics around....More>>>
Ad load slowdown could hurt Facebook ARPU growth and drag overall growth. But, should You Short FB stock?
Facebook Inc.’s (NSDQ:FB)stock price has been on adownward trend over the last 30 days. The sharp downward correction can be directly attributed to Facebooks third quarter earnings where the management warned investors of slow growth.
Facebook Chief Financial Officer David....More>>>
Fitbit Inc. (NYSE:FIT) has been in a clear downward trajectory since it hit its all-time high of about $50 per share shortly after its IPO in 2015. In the latter half of 2016, the stock took a huge hit, and as we begin 2017, is trading just off of all-time lows. I believe this latest selloff was unwarranted and was substantially a function of tax loss harvesting. Moreover, FIT has been gaining market....More>>>