The stock market lost ground on Thursday, but declines in the major benchmarks were relatively modest as low levels of volatility continued to prevail. The Dow had been down as much as 145 points earlier in the day as investors weighed the possibility that the controversial firing of FBI Director James Comey could set back the Trump administration’s domestic agenda for tax cuts, health reform,....More>>>
Here’s what Jim Cramer had to say about some of the stocks during the Mad Money Lightning Round:
Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) : “I think Walgreens is way too beat up, so I’d say you can buy some.”
Arena Pharmaceuticals (ARNA) : “I like specialty pharma. This is a good one, too.”
Dominion Energy (D) : “You have to buy it. It’s....More>>>
LM Ericsson Telephone (ERIC)
Welcome. In this article I will give the dollar and cents reasons for how come ERIC looks like a relative bargain in today’s marketplace.
In the trailing ten years ERIC has earned their market cap in free cash flow. This is a signal the company may be undervalued. If ERIC can repeat the performance and earn over $19B in the coming....More>>>
Enbridge (NYSE:ENB) annouced in 2016 that it would buy Spectra Energy (NYSE:SE) for nearly $28 billion dollars. The deal has yet to close, but is projected to close some time this quarter, likely towards the end of it in March. A few months ago, I wrote about my opinion on the acquisition, particularly as it related to how good of a deal Spectra shareholders received. This acquisition creates the....More>>>
Data for the following companies are shown: Hess (NYSE:HES), Whiting (NYSE:WLL), Continental Resources (NYSE:CLR), XTO Energy (NYSE:XOM) , Oasis Petroleum (NYSE:OAS), Burlington Resources (NYSE:COP), Qep (NYSE:QEP), Statoil(NYSE:STO), EOG (NYSE:EOG), Marathon oil (NYSE:MRO), SM Energy (NYSE:SM), HRC (NYSE:HK), Newfield Production, Slawson Exploration, WPX Energy (NYSE:WPX), Lime Rock Ressources,....More>>>
After an absolutely blistering December and January, a ray of hope finally shines for the long suffering shareholders of Chesapeake Energy (CHK).
Source: Chesapeake Energy Fourth Quarter, 2017, Earnings Press Release
As shown above, Chesapeake Energy reported more cash flow in the fourth quarter than it reported all of the previous fiscal year (or the current fiscal year-to-date....More>>>
&l;p&g;Most of us have had to try to confront some awkward issues with aging parents. It might be getting them to talk about the need for help at home. It could be about giving up those car keys. Hardest of all, perhaps, is the subject of end of life and advance healthcare planning. Estate planners have documents for that, but no one in healthcare is going to understand them unless families or loved....More>>>
Social media outlets are currently awash with claims that 2016 was arguably a “dumpster fire year” for many folks – but it certainly was not bad financially for famed investor Warren Buffett.
Shares of Buffett’s firm Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK.A; BRK.B) skyrocketed 20% in 2016, helping to boost the “Oracle of Omaha’s” personal fortune....More>>>
There are a number of great companies in the market today. The ModernGraham valuation model selected five undervalued companies with the highest betas for value investors.
A company’s beta indicates the correlation at which its price moves in relation to the market. A beta greater than one indicates a company is more volatile than the market.
Each company has been determined....More>>>
While U.S. equities continue their sideways skid just below the Dow 20,000 threshold — a level that has provided intractable for the last five weeks — buyers aren’t sitting still. Since the New Year, vigorous new interest has been seen in biotech stocks as hopes build for president-elect Donald Trump’s plans to repeal and replace Obamacare, potentially improving both cost....More>>>