United Technologies Co. (NYSE:UTX) has been given a consensus recommendation of “Buy” by the twenty research firms that are covering the stock, Marketbeat.com reports. Seven analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and thirteen have assigned a buy rating to the company. Th
The fourth quarter of 2016 was the first quarter since the second quarter of 2014 that Macau’s gaming market grew at all. And the signs of life have given new hope to gaming investors with exposure to the world’s biggest gaming market.
But Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS) may not have had as strong a quarter as competitors like Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd (NASDAQ:MPEL) and Wynn....More>>>
Dollar General (DG) marked its 27th consecutive year of same-store sales growth in fiscal 2016. It followed this milestone up with a beat on both the top and bottom lines during its first quarter of 2017, with comps once again growing – but by only about 0.7%. As I was sifting through the retail carnage, Dollar General was one of the companies that stood out as above average, so I decided....More>>>
Investment company Independence Advisors, LLC buys CoStar Group Inc, Dollar General Corp, Raytheon Co, Broadridge Financial Solutions Inc, Procter & Gamble Co, American States Water Co, Proto Labs Inc, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Facebook Inc, Snap-on Inc, sells Vanguard Value ETF – DNQ, Vanguard Growth ETF – DNQ, iShares Russell 1000 Growth, iShares MSCI EAFE, Vanguard Intermediate-Term....More>>>
Tucson, AZ, based Investment company Sterling Investment Management, Inc. buys Berkshire Hathaway, McDonald’s, sells Berkshire Hathaway, Ryanair Holdings PLC during the 3-months ended 2016-12-31, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Sterling Investment Management, Inc.. As of 2016-12-31, Sterling Investment Management, Inc. owns 43 stocks with a total value of $70....More>>>
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San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee announced at a press conference yesterday that, starting next fall, community college will be tuition-free for all San Francisco residents through the City College of San Francisco.
As first reported by The San Francisco Chronicle, San Francisco would become the first city in the nation to make community college free to all city residents. Any....More>>>
Shares of Applied Optoelectronics (NASDAQ:AAOI) closed 14.5% higher on Wednesday, having recorded a peak gain of 17.2% earlier in the trading session. An analyst firm issued an optimistic report on the stock based on good-looking checks among AAOI's data center customers.
Investor confusion about Apple (NYSE: AAPL) choosing Finisar (NYSE: FNSR) to provide VCSEL sensors in Apple iPhones has caused FNSR to fall recently and this is providing an excellent entry point into the stock.
Based on DCF analysis, we anticipate a Finisar share price of $29 in the seco
Tech heavy NASDAQ is beginning to look like the last days of the dotcom bubble back in the early 2000s. Popular stocks are failing to make new highs, selling is in the news, and the buying in the dips mentality