After eight-straight losing sessions, the Dow Jones Industrial Average ($DJI) might draw support Friday from stronger overseas markets overnight. Without much data or earnings news on the calendar, the focus sits squarely on OPEC amid talk that a crude oil production increase might be in the card
Retirement is a milestone most of us will someday reach, because few people work until the end of their lives. But only around one-third of Americans are very confident they'll have enough money to live comfortably -- and some may actually be too confident, because we tend to overestimate how lo
Monday November 20: Five things the markets are talking about
The collapse of the German coalition talks over the weekend would suggest that Germany is no longer the role model of ‘political' stability. Europe's strongest economy has the possibility of three options ahead, a minority government, a continuation of the current grand coalition or new elections.
When it debuted back in 1989, Fidelity Low-Priced Stock (FLPSX) invested mostly in small-company stocks trading at $15 per share or less. Had you invested then, you’d scarcely recognize today’s portfolio, which has 40% of assets in midsize companies and another 34% in large firms. You’d have also enjoyed an average annualized return of 13.8%four percentage points better than....More>>>
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Almost everywhere you will read, the dark side is constantly waxing negative on Nvidia based on valuation, and its hard to argue with their negative thesis, with the company currently trading at roughly 45x estimated Wall Street earnings of $3.50 per share for the year ending January 2019.
The analyst at Needham and Company had an interesting report....More>>>
ValueAct, a successful activist fund, has built a $1.2 billion stake in Citigroup (C). According to the WSJ it suggested Citigroup could boost its buyback plan from $40 to $50 billion. With a market cap of $185 billion that's a large percentage of stock to take out. Buyback programs of this relat
US Bancorp DE lessened its stake in shares of Gorman-Rupp (NYSE:GRC) by 3.6% during the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 136,614 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after selling 5,085
The age of hybrid-electric commercial aircraft is right around the corner. A start-up backed by Boeing (NYSE:BA) just hit an important milestone in its quest to be among the first to cash in on the technology.
On May 21, Zunum Aero signed a deal to sell up to 100 of its electric-powered p
CGI Group (NYSE: GIB) and Information Services Group (NASDAQ:III) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, dividends, analyst recommendations, risk, valuation and in
What would a dividend investor's dream stock look like? The obvious characteristic would be a high dividend yield. Of course, the dividend also would need to be one that's both sustainable and growing.
It also would be great if the underlying business was rock-solid with a strong competi