The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note started the week on a tear, jumping to 2.99 percent and toying with the key 3 percent level that could trigger a reaction across global financial markets.
Source: ThinkstockUntil about 2008 or so, discussion about the future price of crude oil was directed by the concept of peak oil. That is, when does the world reach peak production, after which the price of crude will skyrocket. In less than a decade, the discussion is now focused on the concept of “peak demand,” the point at which global demand for crude begins to decline.
November 28, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 76 equities making new 52-week lows in Tuesday’s session. On the NYSE advancers led decliners by about 2 to 1 and on the Nasdaq, advancers led decliners by the same ratio.
Weatherford International plc (NYSE: WFT) dropped nearly 5% Tuesday to post a new 52-week low of $3.08 after closing at $3.24 on Monday. The....More>>>
Are you renting now and want to buy your own home but aren’t sure how you’ll ever save enough money for the down payment? Recently, Australian property manager Tim Gurner dissed twenty- and thirty-somethings everywhere by saying they’ll never buy a home because they are too preoccupied with spending money on avocado toast. Although I’m well past the early....More>>>
Chesapeake Energy’s (NYSE:CHK) shares have fallen off of 52-week highs lately on the back of profit taking. However, recovering crude oil prices and Chesapeake Energy’s more aggressive capital program for 2017 suggest that the oil and natural gas company is much more optimistic about its future than it was just a short while ago. Further, after selling more than $2 billion in assets....More>>>
President Trump’s executive order rolling back energy regulations is unlikely to spawn a surge of jobs or a quick reduction offuel prices, as the basic rules of economics maintain a powerful hold on the industry.
Will coal jobs suddenly come roaring back? Dont bet on it. Will the price of electricity go into reverse? Not likely. Will increased federal land rights for oil and natural....More>>>
ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP) is an American multinational energy company headquartered in Houston, Texas. The company is the largest upstream oil company in the world with a market cap of more than $50 billion making the company a large oil company in its own rights. ConocoPhillips has operations in a large number of different countries and is continuing to expand to other high....More>>>
The days of Wine and Roses is actually both the name of a film and a song. The film was bittersweet to say the least and it is hard to call the ending happy. The title refers to the love story of two alcoholics in the early 1960s. But the lyrics allow one to forget what the movie was all about. The director of the film was the well-known director....More>>>
On Friday, January 20, Donald J. Trump will be sworn in as the 45th President of the United States. Here’s what you need to know about the history, tradition, and rules surrounding Inauguration Day, including who picks up the tab.
Despite all of the pomp and circumstance of modern inaugurations, there’s only one thing that actually has to happen on Inauguration Day. The Constitution....More>>>
Picking stocks in a bull market is so easy the GEICO caveman could do it. After all, when the broader market indices, like the S&P 500, trade at average price-to-earnings (P/E) and price-to-sales ratios (P/S) of 24.4 and 2.2, respectively, just about every stock in the index is rising.
DFSCoin (CURRENCY:DFS) traded 6.4% higher against the US dollar during the one day period ending at 9:00 AM Eastern on April 21st. One DFSCoin coin can currently be purchased for about $0.0488 or 0.00000560 BTC on cryptocurrency exchanges including CoinExchange and Cryptopia. In the last seven
The allure of the largest U.S. technology companies is understandable given significant returns last year, but their sheer size is the reason for their eventual downfall and long-term stock underperformance, according to Rob Arnott, founder of Research Affiliates.