Investors and traders in stocks and other financial markets are focused on a postponed House vote to repeal Obamacare, convinced its eventual outcome will set at least the near-term direction for a variety of assets.
Stocks dipped into negative territory late Thursday to finish in negative territory after House Republican leaders delayed the vote, which had been planned for later in the day,....More>>>
AMD Arrives At Tipping Point
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) has arrived at a tipping point. Out of a confluence of fundamental and technical factors, the stock will experience a marked decline. Structurally, this decline has already begun. Investors with trade equity should consider making an exit. Traders may contemplate taking a short when an entry with reduced....More>>>
That dollar in your wallet has a bigger impact on your finances than you might think.
When it comes to financial topics, currencies like the greenback are about as complicated as it gets. Interest-rate talk can also cause confusion.
But since President Trump made headlines this week, warning that the dollar “is getting too strong” and that he’s a fan of a “low-interest....More>>>
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As Republicans on Capitol Hill begin the heavy lifting of reforming the country’s corporate and individual tax codes, lawmakers are forming proposals that would dramatically impact the tax-preferential....More>>>
Social Security may be one of your largest assets. What and when you collect will make a huge difference to your lifetime benefits.
Today’s column examines the differences between filing & suspending and restricted applications, divorced spousal benefits, divorced widow’s benefits, the sequencing of spousal and retirement benefits and the calculation of spousal benefits. Larry....More>>>
Smith & Wesson Holding Corp. (NASDAQ: SWHC) reported fiscal second-quarter financial results after markets closed on Thursday. The company said that it had $0.68 in earnings per share (EPS) and $233.5 million in revenue, versus consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters called for $0.56 in EPS and $227.61 million in revenue. The same period from last year had $0.25 in EPS and $143.24 million in....More>>>
VeriFone Systems, Inc. (NYSE:PAY) is a global leader in payments and commerce solutions. The company designs, manufacturers, markets, and supplies a broad range of payment devices and services that enable secure electronic payment transactions and value-added services at the point-of-sale (POS). PAY has two operating segments, systems and services. Systems provides POS electronic payment devices....More>>>
U.S. equities continue to quietly drift just below record highs — stretching the run without even a 1% loss in more than 100 days.
While the confidence seems invincible, investors are beginning to show some concern as technical measures grow increasingly overbought, breadth continues to narrow and the “hard” economic data keeps rolling over.....More>>>
Billionaire Dan Och’s hedge fund firm has promoted 33-year-old James Levin and handed him a $250 million pay package, according to a Wednesday filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.
Och-Ziff Capital Management said on Wednesday that Levin will serve as co-chief investment officer of the publicly-traded hedge fund firm. The pay package is designed “to incentivize....More>>>
Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE:CMG) is trading at a discount to intrinsic value and will positively reward patient investors who are emotionally detached from any negative press surrounding CMG.
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CMG is a fast-casual restaurant that sells Mexican food, mostly in the US with a small footprint of restaurants in Europe.....More>>>