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
U.S. stocks were little changed in early trading on Thursday, with major indexes trading near all-time highs as investors focus on strong corporate earnings and a healthy economic backdrop rather than the continuing trade disputes between China and the U.S.
How are benchmarks performing?
The Dow Jones Industrial Average
Retirement investors want sure things. There isn’t enough time to make up for stocks that just fall into the ground, never to return. So considering how awful energy has been for the past couple of years, it’s probably surprising to see “energy stocks” and “retirement” mentioned in the same vicinity.
Sustained low oil and natural gas prices have negatively impacted energy stocks. OK, that’s putting it mildly. Low prices have outright strangled some companies right out of business, and has made life miserable for the vast majority of the sector.
Cyndee Weston can barely remember the last time she didn’t have to switch health plans during an Affordable Care Act sign-up season. By her count, she has been on five plans in five years.
Every fall, after she has spent months figuring out her insurance plan’s deductibles, doctor networks, list of covered drugs and other fine print, she receives notice that the policy will be canceled as of Dec. 31.
Because her job doesn’t come with insurance, “it’s agonizing going through all the plans and trying to compare,” said Weston, 55, who has diabetes....More>>>
The recent earning announcement on May 31, 2017 created sudden fear in the public’s mind and brought the stock price of Michael Kors (NYSE:KORS) down by around 9% in one day. As of this writing, the price remains at $33. In this article, I will discuss one negative and five positives, and explain why you should consider buying the stock at this low price.
One negative, but a big one, that dragged down the stock price was the earning disappointment mainly driven by the macroeconomic situations in retail sector.
The entire retail sector has faced strong....More>>>
The reason why the growth stocks do so much better is that they seem to show gains in value in the hundreds of percent each decade. In contrast, it is an unusual bargain that is as much as 50 percent undervalued. The cumulative effect of this simple arithmetic should be obvious. – Philip Fisher (the Father of Growth Investing)
On Jan 05, 2018, the share price of Crispr Therapeutics (NASDAQ:CRSP), a bioscience focusing on gene-editing and CAR-T to treat serious conditions such as cancers and genetic diseases, continued its rally. The stock added another $2.90 (over 12% profits)....More>>>
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
BitSerial (CURRENCY:BTE) traded 16.5% lower against the U.S. dollar during the twenty-four hour period ending at 18:00 PM Eastern on September 7th. One BitSerial token can currently be bought for $0.0030 or 0.00000046 BTC on popular cryptocurrency exchanges. BitSerial has a total market cap of
Small cap RFID solutions stock IMPINJ Inc (NASDAQ: PI) is theninth most shorted stock on theNASDAQ with short interest of 42.09% according to Highshortinterest.com. IMPINJ Inc wirelessly connects billions of everyday items such as apparel, medical supplies, automobile parts, luggage and food to c
A major fight is brewing between Dunkin Brands and Starbucks, but only one is emerging victorious. Over the past two years, Dunkin shares have rocketed around 50 percent higher, while Starbucks has fallen more than 10 percent.