Casino stocks with exposure to Macao took a nosedive on Tuesday after a few announcements from the government. One was that COVID-19 cases are on the rise in the Chinese province of Fujian and that could result in fewer visitors to Macao. More concerning is potential government r
Baytex Energy (NYSE: BTE) has recently received a number of price target changes and ratings updates:
6/19/2018 – Baytex Energy was upgraded by analysts at Macquarie from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating. 6/19/2018 – Baytex Energy was upgraded by analysts at Royal Bank of Canada from a “sector perform” rating to an “outperform” rating. 6/19/2018 – Baytex Energy was upgraded by analysts at Desjardins from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating. 6/19/2018 – Baytex Energy was upgraded....More>>>
CEO & President of Paychex Inc (NASDAQ:PAYX) Martin Mucci sold 74,742 shares of PAYX on 07/06/2018 at an average price of $69.66 a share. The total sale was $5.2 million.
Paychex Inc operates in payroll outsourcing industry. The company provides integrated payroll, human resource, insurance, and benefits outsourcing solutions for small and medium-sized businesses in the United States. Paychex Inc has a market cap of $25.02 billion; its shares were traded at around $69.69 with a P/E ratio of 27.00 and P/S ratio of 7.46. The dividend yield of Paychex Inc stocks is 2.94%. Paychex Inc....More>>>
Mid cap steel and metal recycling stockSteel Dynamics (NASDAQ: STLD) reported Q2 2017 earnings after the market closed Wednesday. Steel Dynamics reported Q2 2017 net income of $154 million on net sales of $2.4 billion versus net incomeof $142 million on net sales of $2.0 billion.Sequential Q1 2017 net income was $201 million on net sales of $2.4 billion. The earnings release noted:
During the second quarter 2017, the company further modernized one of its galvanizing lines located at its Butler Flat Roll Division, while also expanding the line’s annual value-added production capability....More>>>
Dont take any stated yields for granted these days! The financial news has been flooded with dividend cuts lately, with Teva Pharmaceutical (TEVA) and Mattel (MAT) taking the hatchet to their payouts, and telecom Windstream (WIN) dropping its dividend too.
Its dangerous to buy headline yields or even supposedly safe blue chips with more modest dividends without looking at the profits funding these payouts. Companies with high payout ratios (how much in earnings, funds from operations and other measures a company pays out in the form of dividends) are a twofold risk:
Sears Holdings Corp. (Nasdaq: SHLD), a company that has been around for more than 130 years, was at one time the largest mail-order retailer to rural America. In 1931 it accounted for more than 53.4% of total mail-order sales. It survived through not only one but two world wars and the Great Depression.
In its early years, Sears transformed the middle class by giving it access to products people couldn’t previously afford, like dresses, shoes, sewing machines, and even ready-to-build homes.
But now, Sears tells a different story, one much less successful.
While vaccinations continue to support the recovery, the number of infections from the delta variant has shaken people up quite a bit. As a result, investors could be feeling incrementally more cautious about reopening plays.
Added to that are concerns about the end of government sup
Uber (NYSE:UBER) and DoorDash (NYSE:DASH) are fierce rivals in the online food delivery market. Uber Eats, which was launched in 2014 to complement Uber's core ride-hailing business, now operates in more than 6,000 cities across 45 countries. It also acquired Postmates last December to boost it
It's always interesting to see what billionaire investors are doing with their money. Sure, you can't match their gains simply by copying every single one of their stock picks, but it can still be helpful (and fru
Terreno Realty (TRNO Quick QuoteTRNO ) recently announced the execution of a lease with a global logistics and supply-chain provider for a property in Gardena, CA. The lease for the 114,000 square feet of space will begin upon expiration of the current lease on Jan 31, 2022. Precisely,
Sanderson Farms, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAFM) has been given an average rating of "Hold" by the nine brokerages that are currently covering the stock, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Seven research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and one has issued a strong buy recommendation on