Media stories about Canon (NYSE:CAJ) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Canon earned a coverage....More>>>
Research Coverage- Viking Therapeutics (VKTX)
This is meant as a scientific/business development post as to the merits of VKTX. It is well known VKTX is undervalued (by upwards of 40x), but these details will not be discussed here. For a more detailed valuation analysis, see the end of Zacks SCR’s post.
Viking Therapeutics is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical....More>>>
In a CNBC interview this week, Warren Buffett was asked if he would still consider investing in gun companies after the school shooting in Florida and calls for corporate America to stop supporting the NRA and gun manufacturers.
This was his response:
“I think what the kids are doing there is very admirable, but I don’t think that Berkshire should say, ‘We’re....More>>>
You can spend hours on Google Earth “touring” exciting places all over the world – but that’s just a tiny slice of what satellite imaging can do.
The full range of information gathering and sharing this technology is capable of is honestly astonishing…
It can tell us exactly how much corn will be produced by farms in Iowa this season. Or how busy....More>>>
Investment company Carl Icahn buys Welbilt Inc, sells Federal-Mogul Holdings Corp, Nuance Communications Inc, Allergan PLC during the 3-months ended 2017-03-31, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Icahn Capital Management LP. As of 2017-03-31, Icahn Capital Management LP owns 16 stocks with a total value of $19.9 billion. These are the details of the buys and sells.
Investment company FPA Capital Fund buys Allegiant Travel Co, SM Energy Co, Foot Locker Inc, Rowan PLC, sells Western Digital Corp, Aaron’s Inc, Dana Inc, Avnet Inc, ARRIS International PLC during the 3-months ended 2017-06-30, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, FPA Capital. As of 2017-06-30, FPA Capital owns 22 stocks with a total value of $360 million. These....More>>>
Congress usually reserves words like “tyranny,” “destructive,” and “dangerous” for condemning intolerant regimes in the Middle East and elsewhere.
But now those same terms are being used to call for the elimination of the federal consumer protection agency that has cracked down on big banks and shady payday lenders.
Republican Rep. Jeb Hensarling....More>>>
Fidelity is home to some of the greatest stock fund managers of all time. At the top of the list is Peter Lynch, who during his tenure at Fidelity Magellan from 1977 to 1990 delivered a 29.1% annualized return. He beat out all other stock funds and bested Standard & Poors 500-stock index by an average of 13.5 percentage points per year. Since then, other stars have shone brightly, including....More>>>
Related A Tempting Tilt In Emerging Markets FlexShares Enters Currency Hedged ETF Fray
A plethora of diversified emerging markets exchange-traded funds are soaring this year, including some smart beta strategies. That includes the FlexShares Morningstar Emerging Markets Factor Tilt....More>>>
If you’re engaging in a little financial spring cleaning this year, consider scanning your records and storing them electronically. Specific rules may vary depending on the asset, transaction or expense but generally, you want to make sure that your electronic records are as accurate (and legible) as your paper records and easily accessible.