Virtus Investment Partners, Inc. (VRTS Quick QuoteVRTS ) has increased its regular quarterly cash dividend. The company announced a dividend of $1.50 per share, representing an 83% hike from the prior payout. The dividend will be paid out on Nov 12 to shareholders on record as of Oct 29, 20
To paraphrase Blue Öyster Cult, “Don’t fear the taper.”
Tapering, the term used to describe the winding down of the Federal Reserve’s bond purchases, was the big topic of conversation this past week—even though we all knew that quantitative easing is living on borrowed tim
Politicians in Massachusetts, New York and Rhode Island have put aside moral and/or addiction concerns over gambling. Instead, they recently asked why all the gambling dollars from their citizens go to the casinos (and governments) in Connecticut and New Jersey. They responded by approving for new gaming facilities in all three states. Below, data on these actions is presented with commentary.
The Current Situation
Table 1 provides gambling revenues and how they have changed since 2007 for northeast US states,....More>>>
Small Cap junior mining exploration stockTaranis Resources (OTCQB: TNREF; CVE: TRO.V) offers a unique opportunity to potentially profit from a several minerals as the company aggressively seeks mining properties.The Company currentlyholds a 100% interest in the Thor Ag-Au-Pb-Zn-Cu (silver-gold-lead-zinc-copper) mineral deposit located near Trout Lake in SoutheastBritish Columbia:
The Company acquired the property in 2006 from the T. Eaton Estateand the depositis locatedwithin the historic Silver Cup Mining District that includes a number of other mines, including the Silver Cup Mine and....More>>>
DOL Fiduciary Rule Hurts Now, Annuity Community Says
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(Bloomberg) — The Trump White House and congressional Republicans were at odds Thursday over whether to try for another vote on changing the Affordable Care Act next week, indicating that neither side had a clear strategy for moving on one of the president’s central campaign promises.
A White House aide said President Donald Trump’s administration expects the House to vote soon after lawmakers return from recess on Tuesday,....More>>>
Patriot One is a Canadian-based technology company that has developed an advanced concealed weapons detection system that delivers real-time warnings to keep potential attackers at bay and to keep the general public safe and secure. “Using radar and machine-learning algorithms that interpret the signal that comes back, every metallic object they’re carrying will resonate with a very distinct frequency and the system has been trained to register the signature of different types of weapons,” said Martin Cronin, CEO of Patriot One Technologies.
Digital Turbine (NASDAQ:APPS), which makes money from mobile ad spending, has had a rough summer. APPS stock fell from a peak close of $94.74 on Mar. 1 to a low close of $47.90 on Aug. 19. That’s a drop of almost 50% over six months.
Schubert & Co boosted its holdings in Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE:MRK – Get Rating) by 3.8% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 5,127 shares of the company's stock after buying an addit
Outside of inflation at 40-year highs, the economy is slowing. More people are losing their jobs. And for those who work, paychecks aren’t keeping up with higher prices. More and more people are putting everyday purchases on credit cards. Ma
Aerie Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AERI Quick QuoteAERI ) announced data from the phase IIb study (“COMET-1”), which evaluated its investigational therapy, AR-15512, in patients with dry eye disease. While the study achieved statistical significance over multiple pre-specified sy
WAX (CURRENCY:WAXP) traded up 65% against the dollar during the 1-day period ending at 22:00 PM E.T. on August 22nd. Over the last week, WAX has traded up 58.8% against the dollar. One WAX coin can currently be bought for about $0.30 or 0.00000609 BTC on exchanges. WAX has a total market c