Rio Tinto plc ADR Common Stock (NYSE:RIO) traded down 5% during mid-day trading on Wednesday . The stock traded as low as $52.98 and last traded at $53.38. 6,098,501 shares were traded during trading, an increase of 99% from the average session volume of 3,070,225 shares. The stock had previousl
White Gold Corp. (CVE:WGO) Director David D’onofrio purchased 49,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, April 20th. The shares were acquired at an average price of C$0.80 per share, with a total value of C$39,200.00.
No one in modern financial history comes close to matching Warren Buffett’s record as an investor.
Hedge fund managers like John Paulson and Kenneth Griffin have had huge years along the way, and more conventional money managers such as Peter Lynch have turned in stellar performances as well, but none has performed at such a high level over such a long period of time as the Oracle of....More>>>
European stocks are climbing, but investors aren’t waiting for more gains.
While the Stoxx Europe 600 Index is poised to post its fifth consecutive weekly advance — the longest streak since October — investors have been yanking money out of funds that track the region’s equities. To some, this shows traders are eager to cash in on the rebound rather than bet stocks....More>>>
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Consultants at Milliman Inc. have come up with hard numbers that may back up an allegation patients and providers have been making for years: that many health insurers have skimpy mental health and addiction treatment....More>>>
RPM International (NYSE:RPM) isn’t a household name among investors, but the maker of Rust-Oleum and DAP makes a variety of coatings and sealants to serve consumer and industrial customers alike, including cleaning products, specialty restoration equipment, and building materials. Coming into Thursday’s fiscal third-quarter financial report, its shareholders had wanted to see significant....More>>>
Over the years, NetEase (NASDAQ:NTES) has made the most of the opportunities presented by China’s mobile and online gaming market, and has also diversified into fast-growing verticals like ecommerce to supercharge its prospects. Not surprisingly, NetEase investors have been a happy lot, as their investment in the Chinese internet specialist has experienced fivestraight years of double-digit....More>>>
Monday November 20: Five things the markets are talking about
The collapse of the German coalition talks over the weekend would suggest that Germany is no longer the role model of ‘political' stability. Europe's strongest economy has the possibility of three options ahead, a minority government, a continuation of the current grand coalition or new elections.
The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its weekly report on mortgage applications Wednesday morning, noting a decrease of 0.5% in the group’s seasonally adjusted composite index for the week ending June 29. Mortgage loan rate movements were mixed last week.
Mortgage loan rates did not change at all last week, with the 30-year fixed rate loan ending the week right where it began,....More>>>
Renault (OTC:RNSDF) is a leading European car manufacturer headquartered in Paris with a market value of $27B. It has a P/E of 6.5, a P/B of 0.77 and a P/S of 0.47 and a dividend yield of 3.9%. Which is cheap in absolute terms but not uncommon for car companies. The partial ownership of Nissan (OTCPK:NSANY) however distorts the picture and in reality Renault is even cheaper. This means Renault is....More>>>
In late July, I published Volaris: Entering Bumpier Airspace. Since then, shares of Mexican discount carrier Volaris Aviation (NYSE:VLRS) are down 22%, falling from $19 to $14.80. It's time to take profits on that short position, if still involved, and consider switching to the bullish side of th
Founded in 1999 by English teacher turned entrepreneur Jack Ma, Alibaba (BABA ) began as a China-based business-to-business marketplace and has since evolved into a multinational conglomerate. With humble beginnings and a constantly growing number of revenue streams, the firm has seen exponenti
Value investing and GDP growth look primed for a turnaround; out-of-favor value stocks stand to benefit.
Department store operator Kohl's is also showing signs of a turnaround; management's willingness to try new initiatives appears to be bearing fruit.
With almost 30 percent upside an