Income investors often ask “who are the dividend kings?” They’re indisputably the best and the safest dividend stocks you can buy because dividend kings are companies that have increased their dividends every year for the last 50 consecutive years or more, which means growth, stability, and reliability — the three keys to successful dividend investing. They’re the....More>>>
Some traditional tobacco stocks like Vector Group Ltd (NYSE: VGR) and small cap electronic cigarette or e-Cig stocks Electronic Cigarettes International Group (OTCMKTS: ECIG) and mCig Inc (OTCMKTS: MCIG) have vaporizer products (which are devices used to vaporize the active ingredients of plant material, commonly cannabis, tobacco, or other herbs or blends for the purpose of inhalation), small....More>>>
Of all the basic tenets of modern financial theory, the Efficient Market Hypothesis (EMH) is one of the most controversial and disputed theories. For the uninitiated, the EMH posits that stock prices reflect all relevant price information, which means stocks always trade at fair value.
But if EMH were always true, investors would be wasting their time searching for undervalued stocks or stocks....More>>>
Leverage, better to say financial leverage, indicates the degree to which a company utilizes debt to boost its operations and thereby earn escalated profit margins. However, the higher the degree of financial leverage, higher is the interest payment for the capital borrowed.
Nevertheless, this should not dissuade companies from adopting debt financing as a strategy, because after all debt....More>>>
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Media stories about Veeco (NASDAQ:VECO) have been trending positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable.....More>>>
Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) is an intriguing commercial-stage biotech company that’s just reported positive late-stage trial results for its pain-busting drug NKTR-181. However, shares have jumped on the news, and the company’s market cap has swollen to more than $3 billion. Is there more running room left for its investors?
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AT&T (NYSE:T) could offer customers a streaming television package for the low, low price of $0 per month in the near future.
During AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson’s testimony in the Department of Justice’s case against his company, blocking its potential acquisition of Time Warner (NYSE:TWX), he noted the company is planning a $15 per month sports-free streaming bundle called....More>>>
&l;p&g;&l;img class=&q;dam-image ap size-large wp-image-af57ebf6ff034ea0ac8267e9c85e4e8c&q; src=&q;https://specials-images.forbesimg.com/dam/imageserve/af57ebf6ff034ea0ac8267e9c85e4e8c/960×0.jpg?fit=scale&q; data-height=&q;667&q; data-width=&q;960&q;&g; File – In this April 4, 2013 file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg walks at the company&s;s headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif. Facebook....More>>>
Some of the stocks that may grab investor focus today are:
Wall Street expects Discovery, Inc. (NASDAQ: DISCA) to report quarterly earnings at $0.44 per share on revenue of $1.99 billion before the opening bell. Discovery shares rose 0.47 percent to $23.50 in pre-market trading.
Analysts expect Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) to post quarterly earnings at $1.22 per share....More>>>