If you're like most investors, you probably worry too much about short-term share-price movements. To make several times your money in the stock market, you must learn to find great businesses… buy them at cheap prices… and above all, hold on to them long enough. Multibaggers take time. If you can't be patient, you can't get rich in stocks. Period. No ifs, ands,....More>>>
Shares of Barnes & Noble (NYSE:BKS) climbed higher throughout the second quarter, thanks to some data that suggested that books were making a recovery. Shares then retreated after the company fired its new CEO less than one year into the job. A favorable article from Barron’s suggesting that fears about obsolescence due to Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) were overdone led to renewed optimism, before....More>>>
The world economy rebounded from the 2008 crisis by relying on emergency Central Bank programs of ZIRP, NIRP and QE. The stated goal of the emergency measures was to inflate asset prices with the hope the effects would spill over and drive Main Street growth. Well, the Fed certainly succeeded in inflating asset prices, the question now becomes can they remove the emergency measures without destroying....More>>>
A trader works on the floor at the closing bell of the Dow Industrial Average at the New York Stock Exchange on August 23, 2017 in New York. / AFP PHOTO / Bryan R. Smith (Photo credit should read BRYAN R. SMITH/AFP/Getty Images)
Benjamin Graham once wrote, diversification is an established tenet of conservative investment. By accepting it so universally, investors are really demonstrating....More>>>
The GoPro (NASDAQ:GPRO) brand is synonymous with action cameras as the Nick Woodman-led company essentially createdthis market by launching the first commercially available action camera back in 2002. GoPro has come a long way since then as its technology has grown by leaps and bounds.
For years, a smart marketing strategy that relied on user-generated contentto boost customer engagement....More>>>
Pegasystems (NASDAQ:PEGA) is an online CRM (customer relationship manager) that must be doing something right because is up against a much bigger and formidable competitor like Salesforce (NYSE:CRM), as well as other much bigger companies like SAP AG (NYSE:SAP) and Oracle (NYSE:ORCL).
It can be instructive to look at the relative performance. First, the stock price development over the last....More>>>
Wall Street landlords are back in action.
Institutional investors bought more single-family rental homes in 2017 than in previous year, the first increase since 2013, according to data compiled by Amherst Holdings LLC.
Wall Street firms such as Blackstone Group LP and Tom Barrack’s Colony Capital Inc. rushed into the single-family rental business when U.S. housing markets were....More>>>
Investment company Catawba Capital Management buys Automatic Data Processing Inc, Parker Hannifin Corp, Verint Systems Inc, Best Buy Co Inc, Varian Medical Systems Inc, AMETEK Inc, NextEra Energy Inc, The Home Depot Inc, ITT Corp, AmeriGas Partners LP, sells AbbVie Inc, Maxim Integrated Products Inc, National Oilwell Varco Inc, Comcast Corp, Shire PLC during the 3-months ended 2017-12-31, according....More>>>
You should never take a job for the money, borrow from friends or date someone based solely on their bank account.
Similarly, you should never reach for just any high-dividend stock.
In recent years of low rates and paltry returns, yield-hungry investors have been drawn to dividend stocks which, at one time, traded at discounts to the rest of the market. However,....More>>>
History suggests that Turkey’s central bank is setting the stage for a rate increase.
The last time the monetary authority issued a statement that it would take “necessary” action — similar to its warning on Wednesday — was in January 2017. Two weeks later, it raised rates at a scheduled meeting. While volatility on the lira has surged to levels that preceded....More>>>