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
Three minutes of frantic trading in Treasuries futures just offered a stark reminder of the danger of betting against the world’s safest asset.
What was shaping up as a second straight day of losses in Treasuries on Thursday, with 10-year yields threatening to hit the key psychological level of 3 percent, turned around in a hurry as turmoil in emerging markets spooked global investors.
Monster stocks can come in all shapes and sizes, but the key thing I look for is a killer product in a market that has a lot of growth potential. From there, it’s a matter of balancing the risk any stock faces with the potential reward from an investment.
Today, I think Axon Enterprise (NASDAQ:AAXN), Take-Two Interactive (NASDAQ:TTWO), Square (NYSE:SQ), and SunPower (NASDAQ:SPWR) are....More>>>
You may not see women’s nipples on Instagram, but you could find Fentanyl.
A quick search can turn up plenty of accounts filled with pictures of various pills. They typically list contact details — email addresses, phone numbers, and usernames for chat apps and encrypted messenger services like Kik and Wickr — to connect off of Instagram. Put two and two together, and....More>>>
If you’re cutting back on stocks because interest rates are rising, you’re making a mistake.
But don’t just take my word for it (after all, I am a dyed-in-the-wool dividend-stock fan). Ask Ned Davis Research, which released its latest research on the relationship between stocks and rates about a year ago.
The finding? When the Fed moved slowly on rate hikes, stocks....More>>>
Warren Buffett, the ‘Sage of Omaha’, is widely regarded as the most successful investor of modern times, primarily because of his consistent record in outperforming the major market indices. Just take the performance of the ‘Class A’ stock, which as of this Friday (March 3) closed at the dizzying height of US$263,160 a pop.
Frontier Communications (FTR) is trending higher after years of declines. Over the past few quarters, a number of its consumer initiatives and cost synergies led to bottom-line improvements. This should further aid its balance sheet, as debt payments become more manageable. Its share price spiked higher following earnings, signaling a major trend reversal. I am buying stock in the name.
A few days ago, an article about Nike (NYSE:NKE) argued that “Nike’s shares aren’t priced to buy.” The reasoning was that “Nike is, at best, fairly valued. And it certainly isn’t trading hands at fire-sale prices.” The question is: should you expect (and wait for) fire-sales prices? Most value investors know the maxim that it is better to buy a great business....More>>>
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
Since the beginning of the year, MetLife (MET) has been hit hard by a string of negative charges and a material reserve build-up. For starters, on the 2018 Outlook Call, management announced a review of practices and procedures used to estimate the company's reserves related to certain annuitants
BMW (ETR:BMW) received a €116.00 ($134.88) price objective from research analysts at Barclays in a report released on Monday. The brokerage presently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Barclays’ price target would suggest a potential upside of 35.45% from the stock’s c