Do you want to change careers? Are you absolutely sure?
From my own career change to the stories I hear from my clients and workshop students, often we think we want to change careers when the problem is our work environment instead. If you find yourself stuck, unsure what to do next, or t
March has brought madness to airline stocks, including United Continental Holdings (UAL), Delta Air Lines (DAL), and American Airlines (AAL). But the recent pullbacks aren’t a buying opportunity, say Imperial Michael Derchin and Adam Hackel.
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I recommended United Continental on Nov. 19, the week that Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B)....More>>>
Led by the largest biotech IPO since June 2015, six companies raised $827 million this past week. Biotech Denali Therapeutics raised $250 million, making it the largest biotech IPO of the year by both deal size and market cap. The week also included pricings from a cancer biotech, a medical diagnostics company, a California bank, a payday lender and a SPAC. No companies priced above the midpoint.
Bank stocks have rallied since Donald Trump’s election victory–even Wells Fargo (WFC), which had been hit hard by its cross selling scandal. It’s not hard to see why: Higher rates and better economic growth should be good news for ones that have been in the penalty box. And yes, Wells Fargo is still in the penalty box, say Instinet’s Bill Carcache and Yuman Lui, but that....More>>>
On Monday morning, a long-time rivalry came to a fashionable close after Coach announced that it will acquire cool-girl brand Kate Spade. According to a press release on Kate Spade’s website, Coach’s cash offer of $18.50 per share, or $2.4 billion, represents a 27.5% percent premium to the unaffected closing price of Kate Spade’s shares....More>>>
Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) operates as a roaster, marketer, and retailer of specialty coffee worldwide. The company initiated its dividend in 2010 and has been growing distributions rapidly since then.
While the company has only managed to increase dividends for four years in a row, I believe that it has the potential to reach dividend achiever status, and has the growth story to become....More>>>
Mid capSouthern chicken restaurant stock Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc (NASDAQ: CBRL) reportedearnings for fiscal Q1 2018 (ended October 27, 2017) before the market opened with results topping Wall Street expectations. Total revenue rose 0.1%to $710.4 million as comparable store restaurant sales increased 0.2%, including a 2.0% increase in average check partially offset by a 1.8% decrease....More>>>
Market research company IDC announced on Jan. 11 that the category of products that it refers to as “traditional [personal computers]” dropped 1.5% year over year during the fourth quarter of 2016 and by 5.7% over the course of the entirety of 2016.
Apple’s new MacBook Pro computers could help the company regain lost share in 2017. Image source: Apple.
PNC Financial Services Group Inc. lifted its position in shares of Marriott International Inc (NASDAQ:MAR) by 207.7% during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 1,000,670 shares of the company’s stock after bu
There have been some macroeconomic signs that America's housing boom is starting to show signs of fatigue, but those figures haven't really shown up in the earnings reports of most homebuilders. The one exception is Beazer Homes USA (NYSE:BZH). While most companies are still showing strong home
Sturm Ruger & Company Inc (NYSE:RGR) announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 1st, RTT News reports. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 17th will be paid a dividend of 0.34 per share on Friday, August 31st. This represents a $1.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividen