Investors are buying more government bonds right now than at any time in the last year… Should you join them? "Bonds drew in money for the 26th straight week," Reuters reported last week, "as investors hungry to earn a return rushed into U.S. Treasury funds, which enjoyed their biggest inflows in 62 weeks." Before you follow the crowd and rush into....More>>>
Just 10 days after Nevada legalized recreational marijuana, the state has hit a major roadblock.
Nevada’s governor has declared a “state of weed emergency” for recreational marijuana regulations after the state’s tax authority declared that many stores are running out of legal weed.
The emergency declaration comes after the state’s newly legalized....More>>>
The NFL has partnered with Amazon (AMZN, Tech30) to stream Thursday Night Football games during the upcoming season.
The deal will be for one year, will include 10 games and cost Amazon $50 million.
Before the deal was announced, Twitter (TWTR, Tech30), Facebook (FB, Tech30) and YouTube were also in the running for the livestreaming rights.
During the 2016-2017....More>>>
Russia’s President Vladimir Putin (R) and ExxonMobil Chairman and CEO Rex Tillerson (L) attend at the ceremony of the signing of an agreement between state-controlled Russian oil company Rosneft and ExxonMobil in the Black Sea port of Tuapse back in June 2012. A joint venture with Rosneft has been on hold because of sanctions against Russia. (Photo by MIKHAIL KLIMENTYEV/AFP/Getty....More>>>
The markets surge over the past few months has lifted all sorts of stocks. But plenty of stocks remain misunderstood by the market, looking undervalued or, in some cases, grossly overpriced.
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That was one of the takeaways from the Sohn Investment Conference, an annual event held in New York City to raise money for pediatric....More>>>
Warren Buffett. Image source: The Motley Fool.
Since the beginning of 2016, Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK-A) (NYSE:BRK-B) has seen the value of the seven bank stocks in its investment portfolio increase by $5.6 billion, or 10.8%.
That’s a lot of money, butwhen you compare it to how blue-chip bank stocks performed more generally, something interesting sticks out. While Berkshire’s....More>>>
Our Top Pick for speculative investors in 2017 is a repeat of our Top Pick from last year –- a gold mining stock that rose more than 63% in 2016, notes Stephen Leeb, editor of The Complete Investor.
Pretium Resources (PVG) remains on target with its development of what will be a world-class gold mine in British Columbia. The Brucejack property is slated to begin commercial production....More>>>
We think it’s +53 Bcf for this week’s storage report.
We are keeping our estimate unchanged for the week. If storage injections come in around our figure, year-over-year surplus will decrease by another 43 Bcf. Looking at our current projections, the year-over-year surplus will go away completely by Oct. 14 and go into deficit in the following weeks.
There are several additional....More>>>
Someone emailed me this question:
“One thing that’s been bothering me lately is if I’m spending enough time researching my stocks. Would you mind sharing with me how many hours you spend researching something before you buy it?”
This is a tough question to answer. The truthful answer is that I know very quickly – a lot more quickly than you’d think....More>>>
Our Top Pick for more speculative investors is a biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops, and commercializes oral antivirals in areas of unmet medical needs in the United States, explains Bill Mathews, editor of The Cheap Investor.
The lead product candidate from Chimerix (CMRX) is brincidofovir (CMX001), a nucleotide analog.
The drug is in Phase III clinical trials....More>>>