The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note started the week on a tear, jumping to 2.99 percent and toying with the key 3 percent level that could trigger a reaction across global financial markets.
In October 2016, I started a podcast called Future Tech Podcast in which I interview founders and CEOs in the stem cell, 3-D printing, blockchain/cryptocurrency, artificial intelligence, brain-computer interface, nanotech and other up-and-coming industries.
As I interviewed experts from all over the tech world, I became more and more intrigued by bitcoin, blockchain....More>>>
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GrubHub, Inc. (NYSE:GRUB) is an over-hyped growth stock whose growth prospects are misunderstood by the market. Despite big growth as a first-mover to the large online food and delivery service market, GRUB’s business model is defenseless despite its perceived “network effect.” GRUB’s projected growth runway will be eaten up by competing products from goliaths:....More>>>
Cultivating Marijuana or Cannabis as the next multibillion dollar industryhas garnered considerable attention, but small cap Algae Dynamics Corp (OTCQB: ADYNF) is commercializing contaminant-free algae. On the surface, that may not sound so exciting as algae isusuallyconsideredan unwanted side effect ofstagnant water or a toxin (e.g. an algae bloom)that damages some forms of sea life.
Betting on a stronger dollar has been one of the most punishing consensus trades of 2017.
But instead of backing away from it, the Wall Street investment banks that recommended this trade to their clients are advising them to hold the position, arguing that an aggressive Fed and President Donald Trumps looming tax-reform shakeup will soon trigger a turnaround.
April 18, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 85 equities making new 52-week lows in Tuesday’s session. On the NYSE, decliners led advancers by about 8 to 7 and on the Nasdaq advancers led decliners by about 7 to 6.
Arena Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA) posted a new 52-week low of $1.20 on Tuesday, down about 19% compared with Monday’s closing....More>>>
At 4 p.m. ET this afternoon, U.S. President Barack Obama will reveal the eight individuals he’s tasked with serving on his Puerto Rico oversight board. These folks will be charged with restructuring the commonwealth’s massive $70 billion debt burden.
To be clear: This board is not tasked withdoling out another bailout placed at the feet of American taxpayers. It’s more....More>>>
Morgan Stanley’s David Risinger and team give their thoughts on one of the most pressing questions for investors in shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (VRX)–when will it be safe to invest? The answer is unclear:
When will it be safe to go back into the water? Over the last few months, it seems every time investors thought that there....More>>>
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Conventional wisdom suggests rising rates are bad for real estate investment trusts. In fact, that’s not always true. REITs have historically done well when the cost of money is increasing, asserts Keith Fitz-Gerald, editor of Total Wealth.
Between 1994 and 2013, for example, there were nine time periods when interest rates rose by more than 1% (or 100 basis points in trader speak)....More>>>
Although the Big 3 market indexes all closed lower, market breadth was mixed, with a slightly positive reading on the NYSE and a negative reading on the Nasdaq exchange. On the Big Board, the number of advancing stocks outnumbered decliners 1,503 to 1,387, according to FactSet, while volume in
On March 13th, 2018, CTS Labs announced that they have found no less than 13, yes, count them, 13 vulnerabilities in AMD's (AMD) Ryzen and EPYC architectures. To back up this claim they have had their findings reviewed by not less than ONE, yes, just one, company, Trail of Bits. To further bolst
You can make the argument that the Dow Jones Industrial Average isn’t necessarily the best representation of the entire U.S. economy anymore. That title goes to the S&P 500 Index. But you can’t deny that the 30 Dow Jones stocks are kingpins in their respective indus
Traders work on the floor at the closing bell of the Dow Industrial Average at the New York Stock Exchange on August 16, 2017 in New York. Wall Street stocks rose early Wednesday ahead of the release of Federal Reserve meeting minutes expected to shed light on the prosp