It hardly seems possible, but life just got a lot more complicated in Washington, D.C. The U.S. Department of Justice still insists marijuana has zero medical benefits, yet the Food and Drug Administration just approved the first drug derived from a marijuana plant.
CryoPort (NASDAQ: CYRX) and C. H. Robinson (NASDAQ:CHRW) are both transportation companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, institutional ownership, valuation, earnings, dividends, risk and analyst recommendat
For years, Toys “R” Us was an American success story.
Now the discount toy retailer is in its final chapter. The company filed for bankruptcy in September. On Wednesday, Toys “R” Us told employees that it would close or sell all its stores in the United States.
It’s an ignominious end for the company that was once the toy industry’s powerhouse.....More>>>
This saying is the standard greeting in Islam religion when celebrating Ramadan, which is a global holiday that celebrates a month-long fasting journey for Muslims in honor of Allah, God in Islam tradition. The holiday will begin this Thursday and run through June 15, which will be a day without fasting, marked by prayers and charitable donations....More>>>
Whittier Trust Co. of Nevada Inc. raised its position in Jack Henry & Associates (NASDAQ:JKHY) by 42.5% in the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 3,154 shares of the technology company’s stock after buying an additional 940 shares during the period. Whittier Trust Co. of Nevada Inc.’s holdings in Jack Henry & Associates were worth $381,000 as of its most....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>>>
Penny stocks those stocks that trade for low prices, often with share prices of less than a dollar per share are dangerous. Period. Indeed, with a few exceptions, investors should steer clear of these uber-cheap stocks, which typically trade over-the-counter and not on a major exchange.
Call them penny stocks, microcaps or OTC stocks; by any name, theyre bad news. Promises of quick....More>>>
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Gold doesn't trade in a vacuum. Markets are connected. What happens in one often affects others. So if you want to understand what's happening with gold, you need to know what's going on in the markets that affect gold. And while lots of traders focus only on the short term, it's important to have a big-picture view, too. The big picture shows you the long-term....More>>>
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>>>
Does anyone at JPMorgan Chase want to be the eventual successor to CEO Jamie Dimon? The bank is about to lose yet another high-profile executive who was widely thought to be a potential heir apparent to Dimon.
JPMorgan Chase chief operating officer Matt Zames, a 13-year veteran of the firm, is leaving. Dimon confirmed the news in a memo to the bank’s employees that was sent to CNNMoney.....More>>>
Few stocks have been chosen as the cornerstone in retirement portfolios as often asCoke(NYSE:KO) andProcter & Gamble(NYSE:PG). These dividend-paying stalwarts are looked on to provide safety and stability for nest eggs -- and for good reason: between mid-2000 and the end of 2014, they retur
Wall Street brokerages expect CSX Co. (NASDAQ:CSX) to announce earnings per share (EPS) of $0.84 for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Seven analysts have issued estimates for CSX’s earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at $0.81 and the highest estimate coming in at $0.87. CS