This week, Medtronic (MDT) stays a Sell based on the latest comparative pricing of its shares and stock market rankings. Medtronic Plc’s (NYSE:MDT) Sell recommendation is the conclusion of a proprietary process of evaluation and produced outcomes that were below average conclusions in 4 areas: a ranking in the company’s sector that is in the bottom quarter, ranking in the company’s....More>>>
With the market primed for success in 2018, I wanted to find stocks that go above and beyond the normal growth prospects. Here I looked for seven top growth stocks with huge upside potential and serious Street support. The best way to find these stocks is with TipRanks’ Top Analyst Stocks tool.
Why? Well, the tool reveals all stocks with a ‘Strong Buy’ rating from Wall....More>>>
Big Pharma has a new contender to worry about…
Tech giant Apple Inc. (Nasdaq: AAPL) has hired a small team of biomedical science engineers to develop revolutionary blood sugar sensors, according to an April 13 report by CNBC.
In fact, the team has been quietly developing the devices since before the death of former Apple CEO Steve Jobs.
If successful, the advance....More>>>
Gold doesn't trade in a vacuum. Markets are connected. What happens in one often affects others. So if you want to understand what's happening with gold, you need to know what's going on in the markets that affect gold. And while lots of traders focus only on the short term, it's important to have a big-picture view, too. The big picture shows you the long-term....More>>>
If you are shopping for a mortgage, you have probably seen all sorts of offers and advertisements aimed at first-time home buyers and wondered if these are really as good as they sound. In some cases, “first-time” programs are little more than attention getting marketing messages from lenders, while in others they are actual assistance programs for people who may....More>>>
Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. (CLF), formerly Cliffs Natural Resources Inc, has had some trouble in its recent past but has a very promising future. By 2020, Cliffs will be rid of all its non-performing assets and will have three solid EBITDA generating streams, its Core U.S. Iron Ore business, its hot briquetted iron (HBI) plant in Toledo, Ohio, and its DR-grade pellets produced at its Northshore plant.....More>>>
Don’t look now, but the S&P 500 is having its third-best year in the past decade, which is amazing when you consider we’ll be entering the tenth year of the bull market in March. It’s a big indication the 2008 financial crisis is clearly in the rearview mirror, making it very difficult to find cheap stocks to buy.
With the S&P 500 up 16% year-to-date, it’s....More>>>
The tech world is dominated by some of the most powerful brands in the world. Companies like Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL), Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN), Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL), Facebook (NASDAQ:FB), Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX), Intel (NASDAQ:INTC), Samsung (OTC:SSNLF) and others are featured in the mainstream and business media as much, if not more, than the industrial giants of old. In fact, they’ve....More>>>
So much for Boots, the psychic goat.
And all the other polls. Brexit tried to teach us about foregone conclusions, but the market is the student at the back of the class, throwing spitwads and doodling. And so here we are, with a losing day ahead for Wall Street, and panic buying of gold and the Japanese yen.
Near term, of course, we know what to expect market-wise, both from polls....More>>>
President Trump’s tax returns are unlikely to turn up any Russian connections or impeachable offenses. Sorry, but federal tax returns are not the appropriate documents for that purpose. Members of Congress have offered resolutions demanding Trump’s tax returns and other members have called on him to release them voluntarily.
It was entertaining to watch Rachel Maddow fill an hour....More>>>