Wesco Aircraft (WAIR) is the No. 2 distributor and provider of supply chain management services to the global aerospace industry. You can read the long description here. The short one is that Wesco buys and sells small manufacturing parts (like those in the picture below) and chemicals. Also it
American Woodmark (NASDAQ:AMWD) has received a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the six ratings firms that are covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, one has issued a hold recommendation and two have a
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Go back a year, and offshore drillers like Noble (NE), Rowan (RDC), Transocean (RIG) and Atwood Oceanics (ATW) had been all but written off–until they weren’t anymore. Since then, investors have been rewarded for picking winners in the group from the losers, as Atwood Oceanics has more than doubled, Transocean has gained 34%, and Rowan has risen 42%, while Noble and Diamond Offshore....More>>>
Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM) shares are surging higher on Monday on reports that grocery chain Albertsons is exploring a takeover bid. WFM stock is up roughly 3%, capping a 20%-plus rise out of its March low.
Albertsons is owned by private-equity firm Cerberus Capital Management, who reportedly held preliminary talks with bankers on an offer, according to Financial Times.
Although physical gold has been hailed as a great long-term investment and hedge against inflation, the best gold miner to invest in can offer even better returns than the precious metal itself. Gold mining stocks are outperforming the spot price of gold so far in 2017 by a wide margin.
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U.S. equities finished mostly higher on Wednesday, with large caps stronger and small caps weaker, following the Federal Reserve’s latest policy announcement.
In the end, the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 0.5%, the S&P 500 gained a fraction, the Nasdaq Composite gained 0.2% and the Russell 2000 lost 0.6%. Treasury bonds were stronger, the dollar weakened notably, gold lost....More>>>
The "game of catch-up" just kicked into overdrive… On July 11, the benchmark S&P 500 Index broke out to an all-time high. That day, I showed my DailyWealth Trader subscribers that after the S&P 500 hits its first all-time highs in at least a year, it nearly always (92% of the time) continues higher. And its average gains over the following 12 months are far....More>>>
Crude prices crumbled on Wednesday, closing more than 5% down to around $50 per barrel, after oil inventories jumped to a new record. Overall, crude stockpiles rose by 8.2 million barrels, according to the latest data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration, which was well above the analyst consensus for a 1.97 million-barrel increase. It was the ninth straight weekly....More>>>
On Friday, four out of ten of the worst performing small cap stocks had double digit losses due to announcing public stock offerings:
Medical device stock Transenterix Inc (NYSEMKT: TRXC) sank 40.37% after announcing a $24.9 million offeringand the pricing of its public offering of units, each consisting of one share of the Companys common stock, one Series A warrant to purchase one share....More>>>
The last three years have been a great time to be in the homebuilding business. The economy continues to grow, wage growth has started to pick up, and pent-up demand from millennials putting off their first home purchase until later than previous generations has created one of the tightest housi
News headlines about Lululemon Athletica (NASDAQ:LULU) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of co
Shares of gold miner Eldorado Gold Corp (USA) (NYSE:EGO) jumped as much as 17.9% in trading Tuesday after some positive comments from Greece's energy minister, ultimately finishing the session with a gain of 16.8%.
A long conflict with Greece's government over enviro