Trump won. Some people are happy. Some people are acting like someone shot their dog. What happens now? Well, my answer flies in the face of virtually every modern economist and pundit on CNBC… Virtually everyone believes that government spending and/or tax cuts will have a powerfully positive effect on our economy. The people cheering believe that Trump's wall....More>>>
Private equity shops thought they saw a sure-fire way to make a buck: build dozens of new power plants fueled by cheap Appalachian natural gas to replace old coal-fired units.
It hasn’t quite turned out that way, at least not yet. Many of the new plants built in the last few years aren’t kicking off as much cash as the buyout firms had expected, according to bankers. There’s....More>>>
Trump Tax Proposal to Include Estate Tax Repeal
House Dems Blast Financial Choice Act, Call for Another Hearing
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While author Michael Lewis was researching his book “Moneyball,” he was in the Oakland A’s locker room and noticed how unfit the naked players were when coming from the shower. When he mentioned to the....More>>>
In late January, Michael West, Ph.D., and pioneering stem cell researcher, gave a groundbreaking presentation to the World Stem Cell Summit (WSCS).
In his presentation he showed how we could be steps away from solving the problem of aging.
Wests research indicates that by reactivating dormant embryonic genes in our bodies damaged cells could restore themselves to perfect health.
Following the market opening Friday, the Dow traded down 0.17 percent to 24,281.00 while the NASDAQ climbed 0.28 percent to 7,138.68. The S&P also rose, gaining 0.08 percent to 2,669.07.
Leading and Lagging Sectors
Friday morning, the telecommunication services shares gained 1.59 percent. Meanwhile, top gainers in the sector included Sprint Corporation (NYSE: S), up 8 percent,....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>>>
JPMorgan Chase (NYSE:JPM) is the largest bank in the United States by assets and I have been bullish on the name. This is especially true given my many past analyses in the financial sector that suggest rising interest rates will be a huge benefit to the name. What do I look for in a name like this? Well, it’s about the performance. I am not looking for massive growth. The company is far too....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 the....More>>>
Income investors will need to buckle up and regularly check their pulse in 2017. We’ll see market gyrations as investors react to new Trump policies and Federal Reserve rate hikes while navigating various overvalued stock and bond markets, cautions Richard Stavros, editor of Investing Daily’s Personal Finance.
I have repositioned it to protect investors against what looks....More>>>
The Q4 2016 earnings report for troubled small cap diabetes stock MannKind Corporation (NASDAQ: MNKD) is scheduled for after the market closes Thursday (March 16th). So far,MannKind Corporations novel rapid-acting inhaled insulin therapy Afrezza has been a disappointment for investors; and if that doesnt start to change, theMNKD could soon run out of money. For that reason, the Company has elevated....More>>>