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>>>
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>>>
Sky People (NASDAQ:SPU) are now confirmed Nasdaq compliant with up to date filings. While investors wait for details of their fourth quarter, and annual 10k, this seems to be an opportune time to digest business in the last Q3 filing.
It’s been tough for Sky People this past year. A lot has happened, and in terms of external events, not everything has gone their way. On the plus....More>>>
Housing starts plunged in November as apartment construction more than reversed a big jump the previous month and single-family starts fell moderately.
Construction of houses and apartments declined 18.7% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.09 million, the Commerce Department said Friday. That fell well short of economists estimates of a 1.23 million rate. Octobers total, which marked....More>>>
Theratechnologies (OTCPK:THERF) is a small specialty pharmaceutical company (market cap: $153.74 million) focused on unmet medical needs among people infected with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). It has one approved product, EGRIFTA, a synthetic form of growth-hormone-releasing hormone available in Canada and in the U.S. to reduce excess abdominal fat due to HIV-related lipodystrophy. Despite....More>>>
Singapore's largest property developer, CapitaLand (OTCPK:CLLDY) (CATL.SI) had a pretty good 2017. Helped by improving conditions in Singapore and China, not to mention significant project openings, CapitaLand's local shares climbed 20% and the ADRs did even better.
A power outage hit the CES consumer electronics show in Las Vegas, dimming the lights in one of the main convention halls hosting demonstrations from the likes of LG Electronics Inc. and Samsung Electronics Co.
“There is an isolated power outage at the Las Vegas Convention Center. W
In Lahore and Karachi, American flags were burned in front of TV cameras after President Trump’s decision on Jan. 4 to withhold $2 billion of security aid from Pakistan to punish it for allegedly harboring terrorists. The country’s government issued angry statements claiming no ins