Friday was a mixed day for the stock market; the Dow Jones Industrials fell slightly even as the S&P 500 (SNPINDEX:^GSPC) and Nasdaq Composite finished higher. The S&P 500’s gains of about a fifth of a percent were propelled in part by favorable economic data showing that retail sales climbed by 0.6% in December, driven by strong performance in the automotive sector. Solid bank earnings....More>>>
Value investing is easily one of the most popular ways to find great stocks in any market environment. After all, who wouldn’t want to find stocks that are either flying under the radar and are compelling buys, or offer up tantalizing discounts when compared to fair value?
One way to find these companies is by looking at several key metrics and financial ratios, many of which are....More>>>
I wrote my last article on Fogo de Chao (NASDAQ:FOGO) back in July 2016. I explained that it was one of my favorite picks in the restaurant industry due to its unique concept, great economics and superior long term growth prospects. Today, 6 months later, the share price is pretty much flat and the opportunity still exists. While the business may be going through some temporary and short term issues....More>>>
Oil futures on Tuesday finished at their lowest level in a week, after the International Energy Agency cut its crude-demand forecast, warning that supply will continue to outpace demand well into 2017.
On the New York Mercantile Exchange, October West Texas Intermediate crude ....More>>>
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We went looking for the greatest companies outside the U.S. and came up with eight proven picks. Here’s one of them: Anheuser-Busch InBev (BUD). To make the list, the businesses had to have U.S.-traded shares and be industry leaders. They also had to possess substantial financial resources to weather rough economic times. Finally, we sought companies that had significant catalysts to drive....More>>>
Investment company Cable Hill Partners, LLC buys iShares Core U.S. Aggregate Bond, Enbridge, Devon Energy, Hawaiian Holdings, National Grid PLC, Novartis AG, Occidental Petroleum, Ares Capital, Vanguard Intermediate-Term Bond, CSX, sells Vanguard Short-Term Bond, SPDR DJ Wilshire Global Real Estate, Guggenheim MSCI Global Timber, Vanguard Total World Stock Index, Vanguard Small-Cap Value ETF –....More>>>
Honda Motor President, CEO and representative director Takahiro Hachigo (C) answers questions following a joint press conference with Hitachi Automotive Systems President and CEO Hideki Seki, in Tokyo on February 7, 2017. Japanese automaker Honda announced February 7 a joint venture with Hitachi Automotive Systems, a subsidiary of the industrial conglomerate, to collaborate in the field of electric....More>>>
On Thursday, our Under the Radar Moversnewslettersuggested smallcap electrical power conversion product stock Ideal Power Inc (NASDAQ: IPWR)as a long trade:
We’re taking a bit of a flyer with Ideal Power, but the upside is worth the risk. While it’s in the red today, if you look closely you’ll see all it took was a brush of all the recently-hurdled moving average lines to....More>>>
In a week that offered up almost everything, and was completed by another outstanding nonfarm payroll report, the insider activity that had been heavily leaning toward the sellers started to balance out. While the insiders selling shares still came in higher than the buyers, for one of the first times in 2017 it seemed to balance out some. One thing is for sure, if the market continues higher, the....More>>>