BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA decreased its stake in Sturm Ruger & Company Inc (NYSE:RGR) by 13.5% in the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 14,668 shares of the company’s stock after selling 2,298 shares during the period. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA owned 0.08% of Sturm Ruger & Company....More>>>
Source: ThinkstockJanuary 10, 2018: The S&P 500 closed down 0.1% at 2,748.18. The DJIA closed down less than 0.1% at 25,370.55. Separately, the Nasdaq was down 0.1% at 7,153.57.
Wednesday was a down day for the U.S. markets. The markets initially opened down, but over the course of the day they slowly moved back towards even. Earnings season is just around the corner, and starting Friday....More>>>
Federal prosecutors are pursuing a potential settlement of their record-settingforeign corruption lawsuit that seeks$1 billion in assets, including future proceeds from the 2013 Hollywood hit movieThe Wolf of Wall Street.
Characterized by federal officials as the largest attempted seizure under anti-kleptocracy laws in U.S.history, the case targets officials who allegedly misappropriated....More>>>
Since Eric Reis first coined the term “Lean Startup” in 2008, businesses have followed a consistent trajectory: Get flat or go home. The over-structured bureaucracy so common in 20th-century corporations is anathema to startups today, and a company might seem downright puritanical if its CEO doesn’t stroll into work wearing a hoodie.
On the whole, I think this is a good....More>>>
Will Republicans and Democrats agree on a budget, and avoid a government shutdown after midnight Friday?
Id say the odds are 50/50. Actually, I put the odds of a shutdown at about 55%. There’s certainly enough substance here to be wary.
The government could shut down because of disagreements over defense spending, funding for Trumps wall with Mexico, deportation of illegal immigrants....More>>>
Sometimes I discuss stocks which sit out of my comfort zone, simply because they have a few characteristics which could be of interest to any kind of investor but don’t necessarily fit my portfolio. For example a blue chip stock which has features of positive capital gains combined with interesting dividend. In this case I am talking about Accenture (NYSE:ACN). A little bit more than a year....More>>>
Our Top Pick for speculative investors in 2017 is a repeat of our Top Pick from last year –- a gold mining stock that rose more than 63% in 2016, notes Stephen Leeb, editor of The Complete Investor.
Pretium Resources (PVG) remains on target with its development of what will be a world-class gold mine in British Columbia. The Brucejack property is slated to begin commercial production....More>>>
Modern-day women who are the primary breadwinners face an increased level of financial responsibility. While many strive to take ownership of their familys financial situation and take measures to accumulate a nest egg that will support them and their spouses in the future, most are just not sure where to begin.
Regardless of their background, age or experiences, most of these highly motivated....More>>>
At long last, chip giant Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) opened up about its upcoming 10-nanometer chip manufacturing technology, at its first-ever Technology and Manufacturing Day. The company has — frustratingly — kept key details of this technology under wraps for years now, but Intel is now putting them out there for all to see.
Without further ado, let’s look at what Intel had....More>>>
Stocks slipped today as investors prepare for the Federal Reserve to hike interest rates at its meeting tomorrow.
The S&P fell 0.3% to 2,365.45 today, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 44.11 points, or 0.2%, 20,837.37. The Nasdaq Composite dropped 0.3% to 5,856.82.
With a rate hike all but certain, Leumi Investment Services’ Humberto....More>>>