Dollar General (DG) marked its 27th consecutive year of same-store sales growth in fiscal 2016. It followed this milestone up with a beat on both the top and bottom lines during its first quarter of 2017, with comps once again growing – but by only about 0.7%. As I was sifting through the retail carnage, Dollar General was one of the companies that stood out as above average, so I decided....More>>>
Russ Kaplan is a money manager and newsletter advisor who focuses on buying value-oriented stocks with a multi-year investment horizon; here’s his top idea for conservative investors over the coming year.
One of the most under appreciated stocks on Wall Street is Apple (APPL). The stock is among the bluest of blue chips.
Apple has a financial rating of A++. On every measure....More>>>
August lean hogs are trading at 77.92, up 0.57 cents/lb. October lean hogs are trading at 65.02, up 0.72 cents /lb. December lean hogs are trading at 59.00, up 0.60 cents/lb.
Lean hog futures are trading higher just after the open Wednesday.
Market chatter about weather and cash prices is making the rounds.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) monthly cold storage....More>>>
A contraceptive app is under fire after more than three dozen users experienced unplanned pregnancies.
The Natural Cycles app, a certified contraceptive in Europe, uses an algorithm to predict when a woman is most fertile. But a Swedish hospital is raising attention about unintended pregnancies related to the app.
S枚dersjukhuset hospital in Stockholm said at least 37 women sought....More>>>