An earnings report marred by declining same-store sales earlier this week was just the latest in a string of lackluster performances for Walgreens Boots Alliance (NASDAQ:WBA). The stock has fallen around 30% over the past three years as investors begin to worry that the enormous retail footprint it’s acquired will see more tumbleweeds than customers.
CEO of New Relic Inc (NYSE:NEWR) Lewis Cirne sold 89,000 shares of NEWR on 07/03/2018 at an average price of $101.65 a share. The total sale was $9 million.
Heading into Skechers USA Inc’s (NYSE:SKX) first-quarter earnings report last month, I was confident that one of my largest positions would report solid numbers. Over the trailing 12 months, the shoemaker’s stock had soared, advancing more than 62%, more than quadrupling the S&P 500 index’s return. When the company reported its quarterly earnings, I was satisfied — for....More>>>
We’re told we’re supposed to consistently set aside money for the future to avoid running outof it in retirement, but only half of U.S. workers are heeding that advice. New data tells us that 49% of Americans actively are saving for retirement — which means that half the workforce is at risk of retiring broke. Worse yet, only 16% of workers are very confident that they’ll....More>>>
If past history was all there was to the game, the richest people would be librarians.
Investing, particularly investing well, is not the easiest game in the world. It requires a multitude of virtues like patience, keeping faith in your investment and the important ability to admit it when a mistake has been made. Even the doyen of investing....More>>>
Markets are digesting news that Bitcoin futures hit an all-time high on Wednesday, according to data provided by U.S. exchanges CME and CBOE.
Roughly $670 million in contracts were exchanged on the markets. CME said that roughly 11,000 contracts (worth 56,100 BTC) were traded on April 25. Futures trading is up 44% in April compared to trading in March.
Black Friday conjures up dreams of scoring flat-screen TVs, video games, jewelry and winter clothing for super-low prices.
But after the gobble gobble, think about some vroom vroom.
The day after Thanksgiving is the best day to buy a used car, according to iSeeCars.com, which found 33.1% more deals that day than on the average day. No. 2 on the list was Veterans Day (32.5%), followed....More>>>
Michael Aminov-Tobin almost forgot a car insurance company was tracking his driving. He wasn’t paying extra attention to how fast he drove or how hard he hit his brakes. So he was astonished when the company offered to insure his 2016 Hyundai Veloster Turbo for $100 a month less than he’d been