In the old days, when something was called “Mickey Mouse,” it meant that it was trivial, petty, or worthless. By the time we’re done with this discussion, you’re going to change your mind about that label. In fact, you’re going to hold your firm out to prospective buyers as a Mickey Mouse organization. And, yes, Walt – bless his soul – would endorse the....More>>>
Stocks gained today as corporate earnings shined and inflation data showed no need for the Federal Reserve to rush a rate hike.
The S&P 500 rose 0.6% to 2,139.60 today, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced75.54 points, or 0.4%, to 18,161.94. The Nasdaq Composite gained 0.9% to 5,243.84.
Citigroup’s Andrew Hollenhorst contends the inflation....More>>>
MannKind (NASDAQ:MNKD) has pretty much all of its eggs in the Afrezza basket these days and monitoring the steps of the re-launch of Afrezza is a critical thing that current investors and prospective investors need to do. The company is now on the final stretch of its first quarter in control of Afrezza, and thus far has met the modest expectations that I laid out prior to the re-launch.
FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) reported fiscal third quarter 2017 results after markets closed Tuesday afternoon. The package delivery service reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $2.07 on revenues of $15 billion. In the same period a year ago, FedEx reported adjusted EPS of $2.51 on revenue of $12.65 billion. Third-quarter results compare to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimates for....More>>>
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Dear Evan Hansen of铿cially opened at the Music Box Theater on Dec. 4, moving to Broadway after a hugely successful run at the Second Stage Theater in New York earlier this year. With an impressive creative team, a bold, original new story and a wave of good buzz behind it, Dear Evan Hansen may become the next Broadway sensation and the season’s breakout hit.
Leading the cast....More>>>
Credit Suisse analyst and teamGregory Lewis and team contend that Noble (NE) is “positioning for [an] eventual recovery” in offshore drilling, with emphasis on the word “eventual” but worry about They explain:
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We had the opportunity to host meetings with Nobleearlier this week. Management focused on its strong medium-term....More>>>
Taxpayers are already voicing their displeasure about delayed tax refunds in 2017 – and tax season just opened. However, not all of the information that is being shared about the delay is correct. The delays are not discretionary, the decision to hold refunds is not controlled by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), and not all taxpayers will be affected. Here’s what....More>>>
Bank of Marin (NASDAQ:BMRC) has shot up about 40% in value in the past 2 months. Low expenses are one of the reasons for the recent growth, and free checkingaccounts are a big part of this.
Free checking accounts routinely waive maintenance fees if your balance is over a certain amount, making them effectively free for customers. But that can come at the expense of receiving interest payments.....More>>>
The federal government and Wall Street are at it again, scratching each other’s backs at your expense…
They did it in 1999, when the government repealed Glass-Steagall – and opened the door leading to the Financial Crisis.
They did it in September 2008, when the Treasury Department loaned Wall Street banks $700 billion of U.S. taxpayer money to bail them out....More>>>