Currencies, commodities, different stock sectors, and bonds… For the last few days, they've been all over the place. Investors and traders are digesting the news. They're trying to figure out what "President Trump" means for the world. They're trying to figure out where their money is safest… and where they'll make the biggest profits. Today,....More>>>
Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) is an intriguing commercial-stage biotech company that’s just reported positive late-stage trial results for its pain-busting drug NKTR-181. However, shares have jumped on the news, and the company’s market cap has swollen to more than $3 billion. Is there more running room left for its investors?
What it’s doing already
Many years ago, Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan once joked “we all report to Anne.” That Anne is Anne Finucane — and she is now the company’s vice chairman.
“I’m sure he regrets saying that. It was certainly in jest,” Finucane tells CNN’s Poppy Harlow in a new podcast episode of Boss Files.
Oddly enough, a bank is the last place....More>>>
Instructure (NASDAQ: INST), the Utah-based SaaS company that’s best known for its Canvas platform that offers software solutions for universities and other educational institutions, continues to be one of the most undervalued (in my opinion) stocks in the software sector. By and large, Instructure offers investors nearly everything on the checklist of bullish factors for SaaS investments:....More>>>
Midway through trading Friday, the Dow traded up 1.15 percent to 24,206.39 while the NASDAQ climbed 1.47 percent to 7,192.19. The S&P also rose, gaining 1.05 percent to 2,657.27.
Leading and Lagging Sectors
On Friday, the information technology shares rose 1.59 percent. Meanwhile, top gainers in the sector included Pandora Media, Inc. (NYSE: P), up 23 percent, and Super Micro....More>>>
Uber has a new logo and lots of people hate it.
Instead of the stylized white and black “U,” the new design features an image that the company calls the “atom and bit.”
While a few offered praise for the update, the news has some folks on Twitter (TWTR, Tech30) confused or downright angry.
“This new logo/branding looks disgusting @Uber, your....More>>>
Dividends and buybacks appear to be very similar on the surface, but upon closer look they are actually quite different. As an investor, you need to know the difference between the two.
Investors almost universally like dividend distributions. Although some popular stocks over the last decade havent paid dividends, many other stocks do pay dividends as the yield from dividend-paying....More>>>
&l;!–donotpaginate–&g;&l;p&g;Warren Buffett has once again spoken with more sage advice for the masses. His&l;a href=&q;http://www.berkshirehathaway.com/letters/2017ltr.pdf&q; target=&q;_blank&q;&g; annual letter to shareholders&l;/a&g;, which is as unadorned as a Nebraska cornfield, as usual, is a bounty for all investors.
In this year&s;s &l;a href=&q;https://finance.yahoo.com/quote/brk-a/&q;....More>>>
&l;p&g;&l;img class=&q;wp-image-312 size-large&q; src=&q;http://blogs-images.forbes.com/kristinstoller/files/2018/01/Allan-Flader-1200×1800.jpg?width=960&q; alt=&q;&q; data-height=&q;1800&q; data-width=&q;1200&q;&g; Allan Jay Flader
Allan Jay Flader has always been a math nerd. In fourth grade, he tutored high school students in high school-level math. This data obsession has led him....More>>>
By Ben Reynolds
Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS) is the third-largest Canadian bank ranked by market cap.
Bank of Nova Scotia’s market cap is $64 billion The Toronto-Dominion Bank’s market cap is $83 billion Royal Bank of Canada’s market cap is $94 billion
Bank of Nova Scotia’s financial metrics should immediately stand out for value-focused dividend....More>>>