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
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Xerox Xerox abandoned its planned $6.1 billion deal with Japan’s Fujifilm, in which Xerox would be combined with the Fuji Xerox joint venture. The move is part of a settlement with major investors Carl Icahn and Darwin Deason, who felt that Xerox was significantly undervalued in that deal. Fujifilm said it was considering its....More>>>
The Q4 2016 earnings report for small cap Dean Foods Co (NYSE: DF) is scheduledfor before the market opens onThursday (February 16th) with the strongest volume performance seen in yearsbeing reported the last time around.
A technical chart for Dean Foods Co shows shares back above a key support level and staying above it:
A long term performance chart for Dean Foods Co shows a decent....More>>>
If anyone thinks that the electric, self-driving car revolution is just a fad, today’s acquisition of Mobileye (MBLY) by Intel (INTC) should put that thought to rest. Electric cars are a big deal and are going to be a bigger one. And Tesla (TSLA) isn’t the only way to play it.
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In fact, Bernstein’s Mark Newman and team dug into the....More>>>
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I assess markets using my 3G investing framework, which evaluates the three most critical forces, or gravities, that impact asset prices: fundamental, quantitative, and behavioral, explains Landon Whaley, editor of The Whaley Report.
As we begin 2017, all three gravities are decidedly bearish for gold; this indicates that gold is one of the best short opportunities of the next year.....More>>>
"Steve, when are you getting back into gold?" I sold all my gold and gold stocks in July last year – and afterwards, I heard that question constantly. My "not yet" on physical gold finally turned into a "NOW" this past January. And I'm still waiting for the right opportunity in gold stocks. But today, I'll share a little twist to the....More>>>
A recent survey from Accenture showed that 26% U.S. consumers have had their personal medical information stolen from technology systems, and half of those who experienced a breach were victims of medical identity theft. On average, those victims had to pay around $2,500 in out-of-pocket costs per incident.
The breaches were most likely to occur in hospitals (36%), followed by urgent-care....More>>>
CEO of Enterprise Products Partners Lp (NYSE:EPD) Aj Teague bought 11,300 shares of EPD on 12/27/2017 at an average price of $26.47 a share. The total cost of this purchase was $299,111.
Enterprise Products Partners LP is a limited partnership which is engaged in transports and processes natural gas, natural gas liquids, crude oil, refined products and petrochemicals. Enterprise Products....More>>>
Ebix (NASDAQ: EBIX) and Mattersight (NASDAQ:MATR) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, profitability, risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends and valuation.
Hywind wind farm concept. Five turbines will be placed off the east coast of Scotland, near Peterhead. They will each be anchored with three suction anchors and linked together to send electricity to shore to power 22,000 households. Source: Statoil.
Seeking Alpha contributor Michael Fitzsimmons has summarized Statoil’s (NYSE:STO) Q2 results, which he suggests show that the company....More>>>