If only Sears Holdings (NASDAQ:SHLD) would hurry up and go out of business faster, maybe J.C. Penney (NYSE:JCP) would have a better chance itself at surviving. J.C. Penney CEO Marvin Ellison, who just resigned to take over the top executive position at home improvement center Lowe’s, told analysts during the first-quarter earnings conference call in mid-May that, “when we see a Sears....More>>>
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Jimmy Buffett sure knows how to make the most of a catchy tune and a party vibe. Somehow the 70-year-old singer-songwriter has turned wasting away again in Margaritaville into an aspirational goal. True, nibblin on sponge cake, watchin the sun bake does sound pretty nice (especially on a cold gray day....More>>>
Its no surprise that economic juggernauts China and Japan keep swapping places at the top of the list of biggest U.S. creditors. What might strike observers as odd, however, is that tiny Ireland has been lurking at No. 3 for more than a year.
The country holds more than $310 billion in U.S. government paper, according to the Treasury International Capital, or TIC, report released on Monday.....More>>>
Fundstrat’s Thomas Lee argues that investors need to add value and low quality stocks like Ford Motor (F), Marathon Oil (MRO), Mosaic (MOS), and First Solar (FSLR) to their portfolios to take advantage of rising oil prices, a cheaper dollar and a rebound in high yield. He explains why:
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The dilemma: hope for a catch-up in momentum and quality....More>>>
An extended bout of low prices and tepid wage growth are showing signs of ending and that has government-bond investors bracing for a new inflation regime.
Rising inflation is anathema to bonds because it can erode the securitys fixed value, which is a notable headwind for longer-dated government paper.
Contributing to the anticipation of higher inflation are climbing commodity prices,....More>>>
TerraVest Capital Inc. (OTC:TRRVF) is a Canadian holding company that operates in the fuel containment industry, the oil and gas equipment manufacturing industry, and the oilfield services industry. After Clarke Inc. (OTCPK:CLKFF) acquired a controlling position, TerraVest got rid of the old management, divested underperforming assets, and converted into a corporation from an income trust in 2012.....More>>>
Valeant Pharmaceuticals(NYSE:VRX) stock jumps after the company sold Dendreon for hefty gains.
Shares of Valeant (NYSE:VRX) jumped more than 14% in pre-market trading yesterday, after the Canadian drug maker announced its long-awaited asset sale plans. The stock later gave away some of its gains after Moody’s released a report stating that the asset sales will not impact....More>>>
Ascena (NASDAQ:ASNA) is a retailer of apparel clothing for women and teen girls with numerous brands. Its operating segments are Premium, Value, Plus and Kids fashion, and some of its brand names are Maurices, Lane Bryant, Ann Taylor and LOFT. Together it owns around 8 brand names.
Ascena is a mid-cap company, part of S&P 400, with current market capitalisation of $988 million and share....More>>>
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The Q4 2016 earnings report for troubled small cap diabetes stock MannKind Corporation (NASDAQ: MNKD) is scheduled for after the market closes Thursday (March 16th). So far,MannKind Corporations novel rapid-acting inhaled insulin therapy Afrezza has been a disappointment for investors; and if that doesnt start to change, theMNKD could soon run out of money. For that reason, the Company has elevated....More>>>