The stock market’s relentless march upward has pushed the prices of many companies higher. As investors bid up good and bad businesses alike, it can be hard to discern which companies are the best for long-term investors.
That’s especially true in the world of dividend stocks, where income-starved investors face greater temptation by the day to reach for high dividend stocks that....More>>>
When I study charts, I often add a tool called Fibonacci retracements to the chart. This tool shows how much of a previous price move has been retraced.
This is a daily chart of the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (NYSE: SPY). In this case, prices fell almost 12%. The subsequent gain of about 8% retraced more than 60% of the loss. Retracements are important to technical analysts and are widely followed....More>>>
As Christmas day draws closer, signs of the holiday spirit are beginning to show. However, even as people plan their holidays, the financial markets remain alive and running, albeit at a slower rate. Understanding seasonality in the market can help you to identify the perfect timing to buy or sell a given financial instrument and make returns way above the market average. This is why, even during....More>>>
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“Most investors make decisions using their rear view mirror, plugging into changes after they’ve clearly happened. The secret to huge success in the stock market is spotting the curves in the road ahead, and turning the wheel before you get to them.”
Late last year, Japan legalized casinos in the country, opening up a gaming industry that could generate as much as $30 billion a year in revenues and become the second-largest casino market in the world. As several players scout for licenses, Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS) is ready to invest heavily in the region, committing to an initial investment of $10 billion. While this is a significant number,....More>>>
January 10, 2017: Markets opened mixed again Tuesday as the blue chips got off to a slow start. The DJIA peake in the middle of the day and slid back into the red with about an hour left this afternoon. The Nasdaq even posted another all-time high at 5,564.25 early this afternoon. Healthcare and financials were leading sectors while real-estate and energy lagged. WTI crude oil for February delivery....More>>>
Jackson, MI, based Investment company Dillon & Associates Inc buys JPMorgan Chase, Danaher, Analog Devices, Honeywell International, Merck, Wells Fargo, AT&T, Paycom Software, The Kraft Heinz Co, sells Linear Technology, The Hain Celestial Group, Versum Materials, Bioverativ during the 3-months ended 2017-03-31, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Dillon &....More>>>
CEO of Monro Muffler Brake Inc (NASDAQ:MNRO) Heel John W Van sold 129,089 shares of MNRO on 07/26/2017 at an average price of $46.76 a share. The total sale was $6 million.
Monro Muffler Brake Inc provides automotive undercar repair and tire services in the United States. The Company provides a broad range of services on passenger cars, light trucks and vans for brakes; mufflers and exhaust....More>>>
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Small-cap stocks have been a reliable way for investors to outperform the S&P 500 for a long time.
In the last 17 years the iShares Core S&P Small Cap (NYSEARCA:IJR) has gained 335%. That’s more than a 300% premium to the 74% return of the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:SPY) over the same period.
This huge discrepancy is shown below.
However, over the....More>>>