The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its weekly report on mortgage applications Wednesday morning, noting a decrease of 0.5% in the group’s seasonally adjusted composite index for the week ending June 29. Mortgage loan rate movements were mixed last week.
Everyone wants to have a financially secure retirement, but to get there, you’ll have to save and plan. Just getting started with a retirement savings strategy can be the hardest part of getting on the road to retiring richer.
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PNC Financial Services Group Inc. cut its stake in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) by 44.8% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 60,300 shares of the network equipment provider’s stock after selling 49,019 shares during the quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc.’s holdings in Juniper Networks....More>>>
Federated Investors Inc. PA cut its position in Sanderson Farms, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAFM) by 71.5% in the first quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The firm owned 20,286 shares of the company’s stock after selling 51,010 shares during the quarter. Federated Investors Inc. PA’s holdings in Sanderson Farms were worth $2,415,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.
Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (NYSE:RBA) (TSE:RBA) announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 10th, Zacks reports. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, May 30th will be paid a dividend of 0.17 per share by the business services provider on Wednesday, June 20th. This represents a $0.68 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.05%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, May 29th.
Scotiabank set a C$27.50 price objective on AutoCanada (TSE:ACQ) in a report issued on Friday morning. The firm currently has a sector perform rating on the stock.
Several other research firms have also commented on ACQ. Canaccord Genuity upgraded AutoCanada from a hold rating to a buy rating and raised their price target for the stock from C$25.00 to C$27.00 in a research report on Friday,....More>>>
You know how boring the healthiest food can sometimes be. It’s a similar case with dividends stocks, where some of the most simple and most boring businesses have turned out to be dividend champions over the years. When it comes to dividend investing, slow and steady wins the race.
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Idera Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: IDRA) is focused on cancer and rare diseases, and it could be a what traders refer to as a three-bagger or four-bagger, if two analysts who made key calls in recent days end up being correct here. As it has a market cap of just about $370 million, investors need to consider that they likely are taking far greater risk in Idera than with established biotech and....More>>>
SOFIA, Bulgaria The European Union has called on U.S. President Donald Trump's administration to stop threating it with tariffs on steel and aluminum, saying Thursday it is prepared to discuss trade but not at gun-point.
In March, Trump slapped tariffs of 25% on steel imports and 10% on impo
Every day, Wall Street analysts upgrade some stocks, downgrade others, and "initiate coverage" on a few more. But do these analysts even know what they're talking about? Today, we're taking one high-profile Wall Street pick and putting it under the microscope...
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If you're not familiar with how Social Security works, you might assume that there's a single age at which eligible recipients have to file for benefits. Not so. You actually get an eight-year window to claim benefits that begins at age 62 and carries through until age 70. (Technically, you're no
The biopharma and drug supply chain sectors outperformed the market last week, even as Trump administration officials pressed the president's blueprint to lower drug prices, with tough rhetoric for drugmakers and public shaming of pharmaceutical firms for supposedly blocking competition.