The past year-plus has been easy going for investors looking to generate profits from equity returns, with the S&P 500 up by almost double from the March 2020 lows. Income, however, is another story altogether. Already-low interest rates started retreating this sprin
Warren Buffett’s the most famous buy-and-hold investor on the planet, so if his company, Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK-B) (NYSE:BRK-A), is selling a stock in its portfolio, you might want to consider selling it, too.
Fortunately, Berkshire Hathaway reveals which stocks the Oracle of Omaha is selling in its quarterly 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The company’s latest filing shows he sold shares in Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK), IBM (NYSE:IBM), and Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX). Is it time for these stocks to exit your portfolio, too?
A few weeks ago we discussed how you can make 12% annually, forever, from stocks. Now let’s apply those lessons to 2017, and highlight five that should do even better (17%+ returns) this year (and likely beyond).
Remember, projecting our returns from any given stock is simple. We simply add together the three ways it can pay us:
Its current dividend.
A future dividend hike.
It also helps if the stock is inexpensive, as buybacks deliver more bang for management’s buck. So let’s stick with stocks that....More>>>
Ted Turner is battling Lewy body dementia, the CNN founder revealed in an interview that will air over the weekend. Turner told veteran newsman Ted Koppel that he has “a mild case of what people have as Alzheimer’s.”
“It’s similar to that. But not nearly as bad. Alzheimer’s is fatal,” Turner said in an interview for “CBS Sunday Morning.” “Thank goodness I don’t have that. But, I also have got, let’s — the one that’s — I can’t remember the name of it.”
ReWalk Robotics (NASDAQ: RWLK) and Invacare (NYSE:IVC) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, valuation, profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings and dividends.
Risk & Volatility
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ReWalk Robotics has a beta of 0.56, indicating that its share price is 44% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Invacare has a beta of 2.52, indicating that its share price is 152% more volatile than....More>>>
Investment company Wechter Feldman Wealth Management, Inc. buys SPDR Select Sector Fund – Utilities, Vanguard Total Stock Market, SPDR Series Trust S&P Biotech, Berkshire Hathaway Inc, Vanguard Total Bond Market, sells iShares Core S&P Mid-Cap, iShares Russell Mid-cap Value, Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF – DNQ, iShares Russell 1000 Value, Vanguard Mid-Cap ETF – DNQ during the 3-months ended 2017-06-30, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Wechter Feldman Wealth Management, Inc.. As of 2017-06-30, Wechter Feldman Wealth Management, Inc.....More>>>
HYCON (CURRENCY:HYC) traded 13.2% lower against the U.S. dollar during the 1-day period ending at 22:00 PM E.T. on September 7th. Over the last week, HYCON has traded 13.1% higher against the U.S. dollar. HYCON has a market cap of $599,583.79 and $198,790.00 worth of HYCON was traded on
Copart, Inc. (NASDAQ:CPRT) – Investment analysts at Jefferies Financial Group raised their Q1 2022 EPS estimates for Copart in a report issued on Thursday, September 9th. Jefferies Financial Group analyst B. Jordan now anticipates that the business services provider will post e
Sundial Growers Inc. (NASDAQ: SNDL) was the latest cannabis stock to go viral after Reddit traders caught wind of a potential catalyst earlier this year. Sundial stock jumped from $0.50 to near $4 in early February, about a 692% gain.
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. (IDXX Quick QuoteIDXX ) has been gaining on solid top-line growth in the second quarter driven by strong sales at the CAG, LPD and Water businesses. Sturdy gains in CAG Diagnostics’ recurring revenues, supported by sustained strong global trends in pet he
Many investors often break their portfolio into separate baskets, such as core holdings versus non-core holdings. Core holdings, including dividend stocks, are often considered to be the best available companies to own as their competitive advantages have set them apart from their peers. These