Volatility in the technology sector is hitting a rare high. Compared with the overall market, the tech sector is as volatile as it has been since 2002. Extreme volatility is scary... High volatility means big price swings... And big price swings can make you feel like you're
Cliffs Natural Resources (CLF) shares have been under pressure since March. The downside was very significant -- a stock that traded around $12 at its highs traded below $6 a few days ago. However, it appears as if the downside momentum has finally ended and Cliffs is able to return to the previo
Parents looking to plan for their childrens college costs may need to go back to school themselves to choose among the potential options for saving money. From 529 plans to Roth IRAs to Coverdells and life insurance, there are numerous ways to save for school costsand each savings vehicle has its own ins and outs.
Did you know, for example, that the much-heralded 529 plans come in two different....More>>>
Many investors think of China as rich. But outside of a handful of east coast exporting cities and Beijing, it is still poor and getting old. How will the government take care of all these people? (Photo by Kevin Frayer/Getty Images)
China’s getting old. In fact, they are getting older faster than anywhere else in the world. And the Chinese government has a very weak safety net....More>>>
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When Shutterfly Inc. (NASDAQ: SFLY) released its fourth-quarter earnings report after the markets closed on Wednesday, the company said it had $2.63 in earnings per share (EPS) and $561.2 million in revenue. The consensus estimates had called for $2.84 in EPS and revenue of $586.4 million. In the same period of last year, it posted EPS of $3.57 and $548.1 million in revenue.
On Tuesday, voters in California, Maine, Massachusetts and Nevada passed measures to legalize recreational marijuana good news for more well known marijuana stocks like GW Pharmaceuticals PLC (NASDAQ: GWPH)and Zynerba Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ: ZYNE), Cannabis Science Inc (OTCMKTS: CBIS) and Medical Marijuana Inc (OTCMKTS: MJNA), but especially for small cap Lexaria Bioscience Corp (OTCQB: LXRP).....More>>>
Judging by some of the best-known retail stocks, youd think Americas shopping malls were ghost towns. Shares of Macys (M, $31.31) trade for 57% less than the price they commanded last July. Nordstrom (JWN, $36.68) has plunged by 55% since March 2015. And Kohls (KSS, $34.49) has sunk 56% since April 2015. Over the past year through June 14, SPDR S&P Retail ETF (XRT, $41.10), an exchange-traded....More>>>
In a recent interview, Rusal (OTC:RUALF) Deputy CEO Oleg Mukhamedshin reaffirmed his company's commitment to the Paris climate-change accord. The company also indicated that it will continue investing in the research and development of lightweight alumi
I (Porter) know a headline like that will leave me with only about five people still reading. So let me try again... The next 18 months will likely see: a terrible bear market... a substantial economic recession... and a great opportunity for you to buy high-quality businesses at reasonable p
Last Friday, storage stocks were under pressure. Perhaps meltdown is too strong a word. But continued pressure was certainly visible. And to some extent, the shares of publicly traded storage vendors have been under pressure for the la