The title of this article may generate strong responses from some, who will reply: “never!” And indeed, if a value trap is defined as a stock that is not a value, then clearly a value trap is never a value. (There aren’t many rich dialetheists on Wall Street.) But let’s take a more nuanced view of a value trap and follow Investopedia.com in defining a value trap, which I....More>>>
The Indian benchmark indicescontinue to tradeon a positive note this Friday afternoon with the Niftyup 97 points at 10,687 and the Sensex is tradinghigher by 298 points at 35,336.
Nifty PSU bank is up over 2 percent and is the outperforming sector led by IDBI Bank which zoomed 8 percent while Andhra Bank, Oriental bank of Commerce, State Bank of India, Punjab National Bank, Syndicate....More>>>
Carmel, CA, based Investment company Neumeier Poma Investment Counsel LLC buys Federal Signal Corp, NextEra Energy Partners LP, Tetra Tech Inc, Helen Of Troy, Viad Corp, REV Group Inc, sells Thor Industries Inc, Coherent Inc, Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capita, Oclaro Inc, MKS Instruments Inc during the 3-months ended 2018-03-31, according to the most recent filings of the investment....More>>>
Uranium has been back in the news lately, not only due to its relationship with geopolitical maneuvering concerning nuclear weapons, but also as a necessary commodity in the global quest for clean, renewable energy.
The United States is the world’s largest producer of nuclear power, accounting for more than 30% of worldwide nuclear generation of electricity. While....More>>>
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Billionaire investor Warren Buffett sees the value of Apple differently than most Wall Street analysts, CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Friday.
“Analysts after analysts said if you look at the mosaic of [iPhone] orders, it’s got to be a bad quarter,” said Cramer, whose charitable trust owns shares of Apple. “[Buffett] obviously does not think about the quarter. He thinks....More>>>
After markets closed on Monday, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) announced that it will raise its dividend by 30% and renew its share repurchase program with a $14 billion authorization. The company also said it will cut production of its current model 777 from sevenper month to five beginning in August 2017.
While the dividend hike and share buyback are good news for investors, the production cut to....More>>>
As the new year rolls out, I decided that it would be a fun experiment to run and collect top investment picks for 2017. I reached out to the community of bloggers that I regularly interact with and asked them to participate in this collection. I performed the same exercise and the post garnered a lot of attention from the dividend investing community and readers in general. I recently posted the....More>>>
A Wynn casino and hotel project set to open in Boston in 2019 has drawn the scrutiny of regulators following a Wall Street Journal story that detailed sexual misconduct allegations against founder and CEO Steve Wynn.
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission said it is reviewing a license it issued for a resort casino to Wynn Resorts.
“The Commission is now aware of and is taking....More>>>
A stalemate is the best way to describe the action for stocks lately. If early indications are correct, equities could be headed for their second-straight day of losses.
No one wants to be caught out in case the market lurches higher, but at the same time there is a clear desire to avoid chasing the market at all-time highs, IGs Chris Beauchamp told clients in a note.
And no ones....More>>>