Taxes needn’t be tough. When you boil it down, if you’re preparing your taxes, you compile everything you can deduct and try to save as much as you can.
But thieves know that they can get into your financial life by pressing the fear and hacking buttons. Although everybody wants some money back from the IRS, almost no one wants to hear from the agency.
Big U.S. banks like Morgan Stanley (MS), Goldman Sachs (GS), Citigroup (C) and Bank of America (BAC) have completed their Comprehensive Capital Analysis and Review, or CCAR, submissions and now investors will wait to see how much capital the Fed allows them to return to shareholders. Credit Suisse analyst Susan Roth Katzke and team offer their thoughts:
On Wednesday,our Under the Radar Moversnewsletter suggested shorting small cap aestheticdevice stock Syneron Medical Ltd (NASDAQ: ELOS):
Syneron Medical is a pretty pre-emptive trade. We’re betting that yesterday’s high-volume surge was a blowoff top, AND we’re betting today’s huge outside-day reversal is indeed a signal that all the recent buyers are now turning into....More>>>
Smart Beta exchange traded funds (ETFs) have been around since 2003, but they’ve exploded in popularity in the past year. Several major investment product providers, including Franklin Templeton, Legg Mason, John Hancock and Goldman Sachs, have all moved recently to introduce new Smart Beta ETFs.
Let’s try to understand why — and how you can use them to make big bucks....More>>>
The backlash against China’s epic global shopping spree just intensified: a U.S. government panel is trying to stop Chinese state firms from snapping up American companies.
Warning of a threat to national security, the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission wants the United States to block Chinese state-owned companies from carrying out takeovers in the country.
On Feb. 17, 2017, the U.S. total market cap / gross domestic product ratio reached 130%, a critical milestone as valuations remain significantly overvalued. Most of Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio)’s portfolio holdings as of Dec. 31, 2016, have price-sales valuations greater than the 80th percentile of the industry. Such companies include The Coca-Cola Co. (NYSE:KO), International Business....More>>>
A Snap Inc. banner covers the facade of the New York Stock Exchange, March 2, 2017, in New York, as the Snapchat IPO debuts.Snapchat surged in its debut trade Thursday, jumping more than 40 percent from the level set in the initial public offering Wednesday night. (Photo credit BRYAN R. SMITH/AFP/Getty Images)
After Snapchat’s successful initial public offering last week, I asked Robert....More>>>
Since my last update, Career Education Corporation (Nasdaq: CECO) has been one of the top investments in the stock market. It was up over 300% in 2016, and the recent pullback provides an excellent entry point from here.
A Recent History
The entire for-profit sector has been, until very recently, under unprecedented attacks by the former Administration that attempted to significantly....More>>>
Yet another profit upgrade sent Fever-Tree Drinks Plc shares soaring in early London trading, propping up an already giddy valuation for the U.K. maker of premium tonic water and lemonade. Shore Capital analysts say that while they can see the growth opportunity, a price-to-earnings ratio o
Singapore's largest property developer, CapitaLand (OTCPK:CLLDY) (CATL.SI) had a pretty good 2017. Helped by improving conditions in Singapore and China, not to mention significant project openings, CapitaLand's local shares climbed 20% and the ADRs did even better.
A power outage hit the CES consumer electronics show in Las Vegas, dimming the lights in one of the main convention halls hosting demonstrations from the likes of LG Electronics Inc. and Samsung Electronics Co.
“There is an isolated power outage at the Las Vegas Convention Center. W