There are few things the stock market likes less than a dividend cut. Midstream energy company Kinder Morgan (NYSE:KMI) found this out back in 2015 when it slashed its payout by 75%; the share price still hasn't recovered.
Likewise, fellow midstream company Buckeye Partners (NYSE:BPL)
Equities research analysts expect GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S (NYSE:AVAL) to report $0.18 earnings per share (EPS) for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Zero analysts have made estimates for GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S’s earnings. GRUPO AVAL ACCI/S posted earnings of $0.14 per share in t
Warren Buffett has said that the best time to sell is never. While even the Oracle of Omaha doesn’t quite follow that rule, holding on to stocks for years — decades even — has served him well in becoming one of the great investors.
It will help you, too, and your children for that matter. So we asked three Motley Fool contributors for stocks that meet that description. They....More>>>
Some traditional tobacco stocks like Vector Group Ltd (NYSE: VGR) and small cap electronic cigarette or e-Cig stocks Electronic Cigarettes International Group (OTCMKTS: ECIG) and mCig Inc (OTCMKTS: MCIG) have vaporizer products (which are devices used to vaporize the active ingredients of plant material, commonly cannabis, tobacco, or other herbs or blends for the purpose of inhalation), small....More>>>
Stocks logged solid gains last week, with positive earnings results helping lift both theS&P 500 (SNPINDEX:^GSPC)and theDow Jones Industrial Average(DJINDICES:^DJI) by about 2%. The indexes are back in positive territory for the year, but remain below the all-time highs they reached in late January.
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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>>>
December 19, 2016: Markets opened higher again Monday as investors intent on driving indexes to new highs and the DJIA above 20,000. A look at the S&P sectors shows telecoms and real-estate stocks the leading gainers, while energy and healthcare lag. WTI crude oil for January delivery settled at $52.12 a barrel, up about 0.4% on the day. February gold added 0.5% on the day to settle at $1,142.70.....More>>>
A strict adherence to the Newtonian wisdom that “what goes up must come down” might save you from some stock-related heartache, but it would also cause you to miss out on some of the best investment opportunities in the market. Taking a quick look at the massive gains posted by companies like Amazon and Netflix over the last decade should help to illustrate that point.
Primecap Management Company is an under-the-radar adviser that doesn’t talk to the media. But it did something no other tracked fund did: it bought Tesla for less than $30 a share in 2011 and hung on to it through the stock’s explosion this year. That’s an estimated gain of 469%.
Primecap advises the Odyssey Funds, which consist of a stock fund, growth fund and aggressive....More>>>
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Retractable Technologies, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:RVP) CEO Thomas J. Shaw purchased 13,900 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, February 13th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $0.73 per share, with a total value of $10,147.00. Following the acquisition, the
AMN Healthcare Services (NYSE:AMN), the market leader in healthcare staffing and workforce solutions, is having a historically bad day today. Specifically, the company's shares fell by as much as 21.5% in early-morning trading on heavy volume.
Jensen Investment Management Inc. trimmed its position in shares of Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co (NYSE:RS) by 5.6% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 21,912 shares of the industrial products
Essex Investment Management Co. LLC grew its position in Vericel Corp (NASDAQ:VCEL) by 2.0% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 157,372 shares of the biotechnology company’s stock after buying an additional 3,0