All humans may be linked to one another by only six degrees of separation, but until recently, eight layers of management separated McDonald’s Corporation(NYSE:MCD)field consultants from CEO Steve Easterbrook. As The Wall Street Journal reported last week, McDonald’s will soon initiate a fresh round of corporate layoffs that will further flatten its operating structure, removing two....More>>>
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NII (NASDAQ: NIHD) and U.S. Cellular (NYSE:USM) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings, profitability and dividends.
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When fear and volatility rear their ugly heads, investors will traditionally turn to more conservative investments — such as gold. Presumably, this is what happened during the bitterly fought presidential campaign. In 2016, the price of gold, which ended the year up about 8%, had climbed as much as 28% at one point.
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U.S. equities finished near the unchanged line on Tuesday after recovering from deeper intraday losses.
Geopolitical tensions were in focus, with attention on North Korea and Syria. President Trump tweeted that Pyongyang was “looking for trouble” and that the United States would “solve the problem” if China didn’t help. Concerning Syria, the G7 countries failed....More>>>
America’s third biggest railroad company Norfolk Southern (NSC) reported earnings in the last week of April. The company presented another record quarter and was able to benefit from a trend that’s currently putting tremendous pressure on conventional transportation companies on the road. Overall I’m impressed and will continue to use Norfolk as my go-to railroad stock.
Source: ThinkstockMarch 29, 2017: The S&P 500 closed higher on the day, up 0.11 % and 2.56 points to 2,361.14. Separately the DJIA closed down 0.20% on the day at 20,659.39, down approximately 42.11 points. The question remains if the DJIA gain on Tuesday was just a head fake as the index is lower versus the Nasdaq and the S&P500.
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NEW YORK Martin Shkreli is on trial for financial fraud charges that could land him in prison for years, but that hasn’t stopped the so-called “Pharmacy Bro” from providing investment advice for thousands of fans.
During recent Sunday evenings, Shkreli has used Facebook and YouTube to live-stream “This Week in Investing and Finance,” atutorial that featureshis....More>>>
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