The word “growth” is the central word in the phrase Dividend Growth Investing, yet DGI often gets a bad rap as a stodgy method of saving for retirement. I think this misperception arises from the fact that some proponents of the strategy (who may be more focused on income than returns) require a certain minimum yield threshold for their investments. This, in turn, screens many of the....More>>>
Visa (NYSE:V) is a leading global technology company that connects consumers, merchants, banks, and governments with the use of its global electronic payment network. Visa’s primary revenue stream comes from personal consumption expenditures. In the past five years, Visa was able to grow revenues at a double-digit rate, although global personal consumption expenditures....More>>>
Executives at Deutsche Bank AG are contemplating dramatic options for the German lender, including selling all or part of a key business, a sign of growing pressure to speed up a flagging overhaul.
This weekend, senior executives are meeting to debate some of these options, according to people familiar with the plans. One has already been floated: a merger with Germany’s second-largest....More>>>
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Stocks rallied sharply last week; the S&P 500 as represented by the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEARCA:SPY) rallied 1.74% last Friday to finish off the week higher by about 3.50%. The PowerShares QQQ Trust (ETF) (NASDAQ:QQQ) rallied more than 4% and closed the week at fresh all time highs while the small capitalization index the iShares Russell 2000 ETF (NYSEARCA:IWM)....More>>>
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This is the last installment of my seven-part series on estate planning mistakes. I list the others at the end of this article.
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Last October, Hamilton Beach Brands (NYSE:HBB) spun off from NACCO Industries (NYSE:NC).....More>>>
The waiting list for Tesla’s new Model 3 is growing fast.
Tesla (TSLA) said Wednesday it is now averaging more than 1,800 net reservations each day for its cheaper electric car, following an event last week to hand over keys to the first 30 Model 3 vehicles.
Tesla did not provide an updated figure for its total waiting list. At the event last week, Tesla CEO Elon Musk said....More>>>
This is a guest contribution from The Financial Canadian
It is rare to find an investment that is both relatively safe and offers tremendous upside potential.
What if I told you that there was a smaller Canadian version of Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK.B) that has both of these characteristics?
The company I’m talking about is Fairfax Financial Holdings....More>>>
Baird’s David George and Garrett Holland came away from Wells Fargo’s (WFC) investor day with the impression that the “stagecoach is well positioned” for the future, but perhaps not outperformance against the likes of JPMorgan Chase (JPM), Citigroup (C), and Bank of America (BAC). They explain why:
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Risk/reward for shares fairly balanced.....More>>>