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>>>
Every wealth builder should know one thing… When the outcome of an investment depends heavily on some expected future event, it is inherently risky. When that anticipated event comes with a time frame, the risk is exponentially greater. The good news: You can shorten those odds by being rational. The bad news: Your brain is wired to respond to investment opportunities....More>>>
Is Facebook Inc stock a good buy near its all-time high price?
Shares of Menlo Park, California-basedFacebook Inc.(NASDAQ:FB)are on a roll in 2017, gaining more than 21% YTD after a lackluster 2016. FB stock is trading near its all-time high of $139.68. FB stock has been driven by multiple factors. At large, the strong bullish rally has been on account of strong revenue growth....More>>>
Weight Watchers — the Oprah Winfrey-backed company — just hired Mindy Grossman, the CEO of the Home Shopping Network.
The news sent Weight Watchers (WTW) stock up more than 7% during after-hours trading Wednesday.
Grossman, 38, will take over as CEO and board member of Weight Watchers in July. She’s been CEO of HSN (HSNI) since 2008 and has previously held upper....More>>>
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The Senate Banking Committee will consider the nomination of Sullivan and Cromwell partner Jay Clayton to head the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 23.
The committee also....More>>>
Shares of Ceragon Networks (NASDAQ:CRNT) fell 11.1% in March 2017, according to data from S&P Global Market Intelligence.
At the end of February, Ceragon shares had posted 234% of gains in the previous 52 weeks. The maker of microwave-based networking equipment had no significant news to share in March, and investors should count themselves lucky....More>>>
As if there wasn’t already enough pressure.
Reviews for Samsung’s latest, greatest, and hopefully non-exploding Galaxy S8 are starting to hit the web, and there’s universal praise among the tech press. After years of shamelessly copying Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) designs (and getting sued for it), Samsung has truly come up with an innovative and unique design that looks....More>>>
The Q1 2017 earnings report for small cap natural andorganic foods stock United Natural Foods, Inc (NASDAQ: UNFI) is scheduled for after the market closes onWednesday (December 7th). Shares tend to move in tandeem with Whole Foods Market, Inc (NASDAQ: WFM) who accounts for more than 30% of sales and were falling in September on concerns about WFM’s weakness with Wolfe Research’s Scott....More>>>
Jeremy Sicklick, Cofounder and CEO of HouseCanary
Almost a decade ago, Jeremy Sicklick, co-founder and CEO of San Francisco-based HouseCanary, was working on a number of real estate projects with several builders and private equity clients to get a grip on the crumbling market. Then a partner and managing director at Boston Consulting Group, he was responsible for valuing real estate....More>>>
Fidel Castro, Cuba's longtime president, died late Friday night at age 90. It would have been so much better if he had lived just a few more days. You see… on Friday, the Herzfeld Caribbean Basin Fund (CUBA) – an exchange-traded fund of companies that do business in Cuba and other Caribbean countries – closed at a 14% discount to its net asset value (NAV). The holdings....More>>>