Starting this week, some consumers may have a higher credit score.
Because of improved standards for utilizing new and existing public records, the three major credit reporting companies are now excluding all tax liens from credit reports. That means some scores will head higher, for some by
Welcome to the latest issue of the PRO Weekly Digest. Every Saturday for Seeking Alpha PRO subscribers and Sunday for all other Seeking Alpha users, we publish highlights from our PRO coverage as well as feature interviews and other notable goings-on with SA PRO. Comment below or email us at pro-editors at seekingalpha.com to let us know what you think. Find past editions here.
Trivago NV – ADR (NASDAQ: TRVG) shares dipped 24.8 percent to $11.23 after the company lowered its guidance. At Home Group Inc (NYSE: HOME) dropped 11.4 percent to $22.70. At Home Group reported Q2 adjusted earnings of $0.18 per share on revenue of $232.1 million. Pulmatrix Inc (NASDAQ: PULM) declined 8.1 percent to $2.27 after gaining 33.51 percent on Tuesday. Vectura Group reported....More>>>
Fed rate hikes have generally been good for banks–but not today’s quarter point rise. What’s different?
The market clearly likes the rate hike today. The S&P 500 has gained 1% to2,388.03 at 3:01 p.m. today. The Financial Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLF) has is little changed at $24.78, while the SPDR S&P Bank ETF (KBE) has dropped 0.7% to $44.59.
Billionaires Warren Buffett and George Soros earned their vast fortunes by consistently finding gems lying in plain sight. And after decades of running their own investment businesses, these superinvestors remain as active as ever.
Individual savers interested in learning from or investing alongside these financial legends need to look no further than the 13-F filings that all large investment....More>>>
Wall Street on Monday didn’t just cash in on one winner, or a daily double, or even a trifecta. It notched astock market-style superfecta, with all four major U.S. stock indexes — representing blue chip names, technology stocks, small caps and large-company stocks — all closing at record highs on the same day for the first time in 17years.
Do you want to become an inspired leader in 2017—one who makes a big difference in your team, your organization, and society?
A good place to start is to review the qualities and practices of exceptional leaders, which have remained the same since the beginning of civilization, as summarized in a book M.A. Soupios and I co-authored, The Ten Golden Rules....More>>>
2016 was something of a transition year for Wynn Resorts Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN). Its largest market, Macau, went from a steep two-year decline in gaming revenue to posting five straight months of year over year growth to end the year. Depending on how you look at it, that could be a good or bad thing. Wynn also opened its most expensive resort ever, the $4.4 billion Wynn Palace in the Cotai region....More>>>
“A truly great business must have an enduring “moat” that protects excellent returns on invested capital.”
– Warren Buffett, 2007 Shareholder Letter
A reader recently sent me the following clips from the 2007 Shareholder Letter that pertains to a topic that we’ve discussed quite a bit here: the concept of return on capital, why it’s important....More>>>
EDITOR’S NOTE: Sam Collins will return on Feb. 21.
Based on nothing more than a quick glance at Monday’s action for the S&P 500 and the echoes of last week’s headlines (that stocks tore into record-high territory), it would be easy to decide to be a buyer. When one takes a step back though — and sees just how far we’ve come since November without a clear....More>>>
Marcus Co. (NYSE:MCS) – Stock analysts at Barrington Research reduced their Q4 2018 earnings per share estimates for shares of Marcus in a research note issued on Tuesday, April 17th. Barrington Research analyst J. Goss now forecasts that the company will post earnings of $0.28
Analysts forecast that Hertz Global Holdings, Inc (NYSE:HTZ) will post sales of $1.97 billion for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Two analysts have issued estimates for Hertz Global’s earnings. The highest sales estimate is $1.98 billion and the lowest is $1.97 billion. Hertz Global po
Wall Street analysts expect Cornerstone OnDemand (NASDAQ:CSOD) to post earnings per share of $0.06 for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Five analysts have provided estimates for Cornerstone OnDemand’s earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at $0.03 a