Stocks pulled back from record highs Tuesday, with all three major U.S. indexes down over 1% through early afternoon trading. The drop followed the release of disappointing July retail figures, with sales down 1.1% from June. Headlines point to Delta variant concerns, but restaurants and b
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Seadrill (NYSE:SDRL), while sporting one of the youngest fleets in the industry, is hugely over-levered with $8.9B in net debt. By the middle of 2017, net debt/EBITDA will hit 7x, above its maximum level of 6.5x. SDRL previously amended this so there is likely no room left. The firm has $3.17B of debt due in the next 12 months and only $1.25B of cash on hand. If sponsors don’t contribute $1-2B in capital, the equity will need to be restructured.
Seadrill also has over $4B in capex due through 2019 and this includes 14 newbuilds that are being delivered. None are contracted yet,....More>>>
This stock’s low price isn’t going to last forever — it’s time to get in while the getting’s good.
One of the main goals of my premium newsletter High-Yield Investing is stability. I like industries that don’t go through unpredictable hot and cold cycles. Student Transportation (NYSE: STB) is a textbook example.
Millions of kids must travel to and from school each day, rain or shine. With a national fleet of school buses and a stack of contracts with various school districts, the company generates consistent, recurring income to share with its....More>>>
India wants to become a solar powerhouse, generating enough energy for more than 16 million homes by 2022.
The government has approved dozens of new solar plants, rooftop projects and lighting systems, and is offering financial incentives to companies that build them. And Prime Minister Narendra Modi will host the first gathering of the International Solar Alliance in New Delhi on Sunday, with French President Emmanuel Macron in attendance.
But the international summit comes as India’s plan to slap a 70% tariff on imported solar panels divides the country’s industry.....More>>>
Stifel’s Robert McCarthy and team like what they’ve heard so far from General Electric (GE) at its 2016 Investor Day today. They explain why:
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At its 2016 Investor Day, General Electric released its 2017 guidance. The company initiated 2017 operating EPS range of $1.60-$1.70 (vs. our current $1.65 estimate and $1.67 consensus) on 3-5% organic revenue growth. Margins are expected to expand ~100 bps. In 2017, Alstom EPS is expected to be ~$0.09-$0.10 (from $0.08-$0.10 previously). Operating cash flow is expected to be $16-20 billion.....More>>>
Fuel-cell stock Plug Power (NASDAQ:PLUG) opened Tuesday on a positive note, gaining 2.8% within the first 20 minutes of trading. Despite slipping into negative territory soon after, the hydrogen fuel stock bounced back and was up 2.3% as of 3:30 p.m. EDT.
Shares of MicroStrategy (NASDAQ:MSTR), a technology company that's betting big on popular cryptocurrency Bitcoin (CRYPTO:BTC), tumbled this week. MicroStrategy stock was sitting at $640 per share as of Thursday's close -- roughly 10% lower than where it started the week. And the reason is quite