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.
The latest standoff between the U.S. and Iran may be leaving oil-tanker owners in more of a bind than in previous years.
As the U.S. reimposes sanctions on the Islamic Republic, firms that help ferry Iranian oil risk losing access to the American financial system, similar to earlier in the decade when such measures were enforced. Additionally, this time around, they’ll have to contend....More>>>
Though the market has only risen slightly this year, with the S&P 500up about 1% year TO date, stocks are still up significantly over longer time horizons. Over the trailing one- and three-year periods, for instance, the S&P 500 is up 12% and 28%, respectively. With stocks trading much higher than they were a few years ago, some investors may be looking to put their money in more quality,....More>>>
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Italy’s political turmoil sends shockwaves through global markets, as concerns around a bigger European crisis swirl. And Trump ratchets up trade pressure on China, while preparing to welcome a top North Korean envoy to the U.S. Here are some of the things people in markets are talking about.
KR Choksey has come out with its fourth quarter (Jan-March 18) earnings estimates for the Oil & Gas sector. The brokerage house expects Indian Oil to report net profit at Rs. 7758.1 crore up 108.5% year-on-year (down 1.6% quarter-on-quarter).
Net Sales are expected to increase by 27.5 percent Y-o-Y (up 15.6 percent Q-o-Q) to Rs. 1,27,913.9 crore, according to KR Choksey.
The Permian basin space is becoming overcrowded, resulting in a situation where survival and growth are increasingly difficult, according to Bernstein.
The Permian basin is a large oil-producing basin situated in the western part of Texas and the southeastern part of New Mexico, and comprises of several component basins, including the Midland and Delaware basins.
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>>>
Investors in Franco-Nevada (NYSE:FNV) had high hopes for the streaming and royalty company coming into 2018. After a strong 2017 that featured solid stock performance, Franco-Nevada shareholders believed that the company was making the right moves, expanding its traditional exposure to gold, silver, and other metals while also making a stronger push toward adding more oil and gas financing projects....More>>>
Crescent Point Energy Corp (NYSE:CPG) (TSE:CPG) – Equities research analysts at Cormark raised their FY2019 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of Crescent Point Energy in a research note issued on Wednesday, June 20th. Cormark analyst A. Arif now expects that the oil and gas producer will post earnings of $0.44 per share for the year, up from their prior estimate of $0.43.
Every day, Wall Street analysts upgrade some stocks, downgrade others, and "initiate coverage" on a few more. But do these analysts even know what they're talking about? Today, we're taking one high-profile Wall Street pick and putting it under the microscope...
Since March 2009, the stock market has been virtually unstoppable. At one point in January 2018, all three major indexes -- the Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 500, and Nasdaq-- had essentially quadrupled from their Great Recession lows.
Wall Street analysts expect that Wright Medical Group NV (NASDAQ:WMGI) will report $197.17 million in sales for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Fifteen analysts have provided estimates for Wright Medical Group’s earnings, with the lowest sales estimate coming in at $
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