With Social Security funding issues around the corner, uncertain market conditions, long-term low interest rates and skyrocketing medical costs, American retirees are facing a laundry list of retirement challenges. The only certainty is that retirement is going to be dramatically different than the retirement previous generations encountered. In order to retire with financial security and dignity,....More>>>
The tech world is dominated by some of the most powerful brands in the world. Companies like Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL), Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN), Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL), Facebook (NASDAQ:FB), Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX), Intel (NASDAQ:INTC), Samsung (OTC:SSNLF) and others are featured in the mainstream and business media as much, if not more, than the industrial giants of old. In fact, they’ve....More>>>
One popular approach to investing based on Benjamin Graham’s methods is to use the so-called “Graham Number.” There are some important differences between the Graham Number and the Graham Formula, but using the Graham Number is definitely useful even if the investor only uses it as a screening tactic.
I have selected the best companies trading below their Graham Number.....More>>>
New York, NY, based Investment company BlueMountain Capital Management, LLC buys Team Health Holdings, Humana, CBS, International Seaways, Sealed Air, MedEquities Realty Trust, Double Eagle Acquisition, Nexstar Media Group, Eldorado Gold, Kohl’s, sells Lam Research, Allergan PLC, Symantec, Shire PLC, B/E Aerospace during the 3-months ended 2016-12-31, according to the most recent filings of....More>>>
Incyte Corp (INCY) is higher Thursday, helped in part by a bullish note from Morgan Stanley.
Analyst Andrew Berens and his team reiterated an Overweight rating on the stock and raised their price target by $20, to $150. Berens writes that he sees the companys cancer drug epacadostat is a best-in-class treatment, and could be expanded to more tumor uses over time.
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Calumet Specialty Products Partners (NASDAQ: CLMT) is a name most readers would rather forget. Longtime investors are almost certainly sitting on massive capital losses- units have plummeted from $20-$50/unit down to $4/unit currently. I will take you on a tour through refining lubes/waxes 101, then talk about Calumet’s assets before diving into a post-mortem on the larger blunders committed....More>>>
Nike, Inc. (NYSE: NKE) reported its most recent quarter financial results after the markets closed on Tuesday. The company posted $0.68 in earnings per share (EPS) and $8.4 billion in revenue versus consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters that called for $0.53 in EPS and $8.47 billion in revenue. The fiscal third-quarter from last year had $0.55 in EPS and $8.03 billion in revenue.
Wednesday’s sudden jump in oil prices caught most traders off guard. While all traders were aware that OPEC was holding a meeting in Algiers, few actually believed that this dysfunctional cartel of oil producers, whose members have a long history of violating their promised production limits, would actually reach a consensus. Because two key OPEC members, Saudi Arabia and Iran, have been at....More>>>
While there’s nothing wrong with enjoying some beginner’s luck as a trader, it’s important not to have it turn into a rookie mistake, so Yael Warman of Leverate highlights the most common errors that novice traders tend to make and suggests several ways on how to avoid them.
New traders typically go into the market full of confidence and optimism. If their first few....More>>>
Twitter Inc is falling apart right now. Is it time to sell TWTR stock?
Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) continues to die a slow death with slowing user numbers, and executives that have been leaving the company in recent weeks. In the immediate aftermath of their CTO and vice president of product leaving, shares fell by 4%. This is incredibly worrying for people who hold shares in Twitter or had them....More>>>