General Motors (GM) just jumped after a short upbeat earnings call, and deservedly so, as it has lagged the market considerably since 2011. I’m going to take this opportunity to give CEO Barra some credit. A lot of exciting stuff is happening at General Motors, like 1) its operations are throwing off cash; 2) they are cutting loose underperforming parts; 3) there’s future optionality....More>>>
Carmel, CA, based Investment company Neumeier Poma Investment Counsel LLC buys Federal Signal Corp, NextEra Energy Partners LP, Tetra Tech Inc, Helen Of Troy, Viad Corp, REV Group Inc, sells Thor Industries Inc, Coherent Inc, Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capita, Oclaro Inc, MKS Instruments Inc during the 3-months ended 2018-03-31, according to the most recent filings of the investment....More>>>
Analysis focus: GALT
Galectic (NASDAQ:GALT) was our focus ticker in one of the articles in the NASH series we did in February. There, we discussed what makes Galectin stand out among the NASH companies. First, it is not a one-trick pony and has a diverse pipeline outside NASH. Second, unlike Genfit and Intercept, it targets a more difficult area of NASH, namely cirrhosis and fibrosis, and....More>>>
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. (NYSE:BBW) announced their attendance at the ICR Conference less than a week before the event started. A few days later they also put out a Press Release – Build-A-Bear Workshop US with Preliminary Sales and Pre-Tax Earnings Expectations for FY2017.
Preliminary Results 2017 Q4 revenues of $105M (vs. $110.3M in Q416) Q4 net retail sales of $103M (vs. $107.7M....More>>>
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Warren Buffett’s track record at Berkshire Hathaway is stellar.
But the CEO of rising robo-advisor Betterment says Buffett’s advice to most investors — that they should buy S&P index funds....More>>>
In what would be a blow to American aerospace giant Boeing, Delta Air Lines is set to order around 100 jetliners from European rival Airbus, according to two people familiar with the deal.
Atlanta-based Delta will announce a deal later Wednesday for the Airbus A321neo, the sources said. The agreement with Airbus maker will be accompanied by a planned purchase of Pratt & Whitney engines,....More>>>
Related USO Technical Alert: Crude Oil Futures Higher The Market In 5 Minutes: Netflix & Chill OPEC Oil Production Just Plummeted (Seeking Alpha)
On Tuesday, Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM) announced an acquisition expected to yield about 3.4 billion barrels of oil in the Permian Basin.....More>>>
Nearest large city: MinneapolisSt. Paul
What $300,000 will buy: 4-bedroom, 2-bath 1920s bungalow with detached garage close to downtown
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Home to St. Olaf College and Carleton College, Northfield seamlessly blends town and gown. Retirees George and Linda Davis, 70, can vouch for that.....More>>>
Congress usually reserves words like “tyranny,” “destructive,” and “dangerous” for condemning intolerant regimes in the Middle East and elsewhere.
But now those same terms are being used to call for the elimination of the federal consumer protection agency that has cracked down on big banks and shady payday lenders.
Republican Rep. Jeb Hensarling....More>>>
Stocks fell for a second consecutive day but still remain within one good day of an all-time high.
The S&P 500 dropped 0.3% to 2,368.38 today, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average dipped 29.58 points, or 0.1%, to 20,924.76. The Nasdaq Composite fell 0.3% to 5,833.93. The S&P 500 is still just 1.4% off its all-time high.
Earlier today I looked at....More>>>