Do you want to change careers? Are you absolutely sure?
From my own career change to the stories I hear from my clients and workshop students, often we think we want to change careers when the problem is our work environment instead. If you find yourself stuck, unsure what to do next, or t
In the United States Nestl茅 (NASDAQOTH:NSRGY) has little traction in the coffee market. It’s the brand that sells Nescafe instant coffee, and the Nespresso, the single-serve coffeemaker you might pass over for a Keurig on your wedding registry.
Globally, however, Nestl茅 has a much stronger brand. That makes it an ideal partner to help Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX) build its brand in grocery....More>>>
The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported Wednesday afternoon that U.S. natural gas stocks decreased by 2 billion cubic feet for the week ending November 18. Analysts were expecting a storage addition of about 4 billion cubic feet. The five-year average for the week is an injection of around 3.8 billion cubic feet, and last year’s storage addition for the week totaled 4 billion....More>>>
Following the 2014 crash in oil prices, a number of leading market commentators concluded that the era of geopolitics mattering for the oil market was over.
In their view, short-cycle U.S. production was waiting in the wings to fill any supply gap and would swiftly cap any price upside. It was in this context that OPEC’s obituaries once again abounded, with the sovereign producer group....More>>>
S&P Global Market Intelligence’s Jeffrey Loo explains why he’s maintaining his Buy rating on Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (VRX) following reports it had rejected a takeover bid earlier this year:
According to unconfirmed reports, including the Wall Street Journal,Valeant rejected an unsolicited joint takeover bid from Takeda Pharmaceutical, the largest....More>>>
Shares of athletic apparel-maker Under Armour Inc (NYSE:UAA) surged higher in Monday trade after Deutsche Bank upgraded Under Armour stock on what the investment bank called a “rapidly growing” international business.
But I think the strong move higher in Under Armour stock is just a head fake.
The upgrade wasn’t a bullish call. Deutsche Bank went from “Sell”....More>>>
Snapchat just spent $100 million to acquire a tech startup to help its advertising campaigns. But the acquisition by Snap Inc. (NYSE: SNAP) is more desperate than savvy, which is why Facebook Inc. (Nasdaq: FB) remains our top pick for social media stocks…
On Nov. 3, 2017, Snap acquired Metamarkets, a startup that measures the effectiveness of advertising campaigns, for just under....More>>>
As compared to Gastar’s (GST) recent conference call, this presentation at the Johnson Rice Energy Conference was about as upbeat as it gets. Which explains the current $1.50 pop of its preferred GST-A price and the $1.86 rise of GST-B. The screenshot of the Key Investment Criteria set the table nicely, highlighted by recent strong drilling results, to be covered later in the article, 48%....More>>>
The last time I wrote about Alibaba (BABA) was in June 2015 in the article titled:
Alibaba: Turnaround in Play, Current Stock Strength Will Continue
At the time the article was written, the stock was trading at about $90, since then the price increased about 88%. Alibaba is achieving strong year-over-year revenue and earnings increases. I see plenty of further growth ahead for the....More>>>
PNC Financial Services Group Inc. lifted its position in shares of Marriott International Inc (NASDAQ:MAR) by 207.7% during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 1,000,670 shares of the company’s stock after bu
There have been some macroeconomic signs that America's housing boom is starting to show signs of fatigue, but those figures haven't really shown up in the earnings reports of most homebuilders. The one exception is Beazer Homes USA (NYSE:BZH). While most companies are still showing strong home
Sturm Ruger & Company Inc (NYSE:RGR) announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 1st, RTT News reports. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 17th will be paid a dividend of 0.34 per share on Friday, August 31st. This represents a $1.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividen