NII Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:NIHD) shares rose 5.1% during mid-day trading on Tuesday . The stock traded as high as $3.37 and last traded at $3.29. Approximately 734,100 shares changed hands during trading, a decline of 56% from the average daily volume of 1,659,666 shares. The stock had previously
Conventional wisdom suggests that investors should find safe stocks to buy. Penny stocks and potential “triple-baggers” might be more exciting and a big win might provide a better story, but experts will tell you the smart play is to benefit from compounding returns in safe, stable stocks.
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Investors can add all sorts of investments to an IRA, but many financial advisors will suggest sticking with conservative dividend stocks. The reason is simple — blue chip income generators generally bounce back from big market crashes, and the compounding effect of reinvested dividends can deliver massive returns over several decades.
At first glance, tobacco giant Altria (NYSE:MO)....More>>>
The fear over 10-year U.S. Treasury yields breaking through 3 percent has been a long time coming, according to Societe Generale SA.
“Interest rates are already doing damage, people just haven’t noticed,” Andrew Lapthorne, the firm’s global head of quantitative strategy, said in an interview Tuesday. “Leverage in the U.S. is grotesque for this stage of the....More>>>
Stocks are continuing their upward march on Monday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average on track for its seventh-consecutive rise. Headlines are light, with worries over U.S.-China tensions easing slightly as President Trump surprised many on Sunday night with a pledge to help Chinese telecom giant ZTE “get back into business, fast” after a U.S. ban crippled it.
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MediciNova (MNOV) announced recently that it had failed a phase 2 trial treating patients with Methamphetamine Dependence. Despite this failure, the company continues to study MN-166 (also known as ibudilast) in other major disease areas like progressive multiple sclerosis and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. This biotech even boasts a pipeline full other clinical targets, hence the reason I still....More>>>
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BYD (OTCPK:BYDDF) recently announced a mixed earnings picture for 2017. The diversification of this vertically integrated company, however, leads to bright prospects for 2018. Auto sales will remain the key determinant of performance in 2018. Other product areas will gain importance for the company in revenue percentage terms. The protectionist stance of the Trump Administration is less of a negative....More>>>
Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB lifted its stake in Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) by 9.2% in the first quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 222,815 shares of the semiconductor manufacturer’s stock after purchasing an additional 18,814 shares during the period. Xact Kapita
Brookfield Asset Management Inc. increased its position in Union Pacific Co. (NYSE:UNP) by 57.4% in the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 27,970 shares of the railroad operator’s stock after purchasing an additional 10,200 shares during the period. Brookfield Asset M
Stocks opened lower on Monday on concerns about the trade spat with China, but recovered somewhat during the session. TheDow Jones Industrial Average (DJINDICES:^DJI)and theS&P 500 (SNPINDEX:^GSPC)both closed in negative territory, but near highs for the day.