To get rich, you have to be making money while you’re asleep.– David Bailey
Investors in stocks should absolutely love this quote, because stocks can make you filthy rich, provided you can find ones that have stood the tests of time and can continue to do so, without your having to constantly check on them. It could be a company’s dominance and moat(s) in a growing industry,....More>>>
Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro, left, listens as CEO of state-controlled Russian oil company Rosneft Igor Sechin speaks during a ceremony for naming a street after late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez in Moscow, Russia, on Tuesday, July 2, 2013. (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev)
As if Venezuela doesn’t have enough problems, its National Assembly is now picking a fight with....More>>>
Today, our Under the Radar Moversnewsletter suggested small cap clinical-stage biopharmaceutical stock Mirna Therapeutics (NASDAQ: MIRN) as a buy for our short tem portfolio:
Mirna’s been on our watchlist for a while, but finally graduated today when the turnaround effort became undeniable. MIRN isn’t thinking twice about moving into new territory, pushing up and off the rising....More>>>
General Electric (NYSE:GE) is one of the most outstanding dividend plays out there. Not only has the company paid out a dividend for more than 100 uninterrupted years, it has also grown that dividend in most years. GE’s current yield of 3% is considerably higher than the Dow Jones Industrial Average (INDX:INDU) average yield of 2.76%.
Anything that would threaten that dividend is, therefore,....More>>>
On today’s episode of Free Lunch, Associate Stock Strategist Ryan McQueeney highlights the latest earnings report from Macy’s (M ) , which saw the department store giant surpass analyst estimates and move its guidance higher. Later, Ryan is joined by Zacks Strategist Brian Bolan to discuss the recent trend towards small cap stocks.
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In 2011, I financed a new car. And just recently I received the title in the mail and a notification that its been paid off which feels pretty good if I do say so myself.
But why did I get a loan for my car in the first place? The answer: cheap money.
The interest rate for my auto loan was 1.90% APR. So instead of paying off the loan early, I put money into my retirement account.
PetroChina (NYSE: PTR), the Chinese state oil company, presented to Peruvian hydrocarbons licensing authority Perupetro on May 20, 2017, a development plan of Block 58, which is located in the Amazon jungle in the southern Cusco region of Peru (see Fig. 1 below).
According to the plan, PetroChina is to invest $2 billion in the block over the next six years to drill 60 wells, which will start....More>>>
An ExxonMobil oil refinery near Houston was damaged by the remnants of Hurricane Harvey, and the company says chemicals could be released into the air.
Exxon (XOM) said a roof at the facility in Baytown “partially sank” because of heavy rain.
A report filed with Texas environmental regulators said Exxon expects air emissions linked to the damage will end by Friday at....More>>>
Investment company Covenant Asset Management, LLC buys SPDR Series Trust S&P Biotech, Cheniere Energy Inc, Texas Instruments Inc, Hi-Crush Partners LP, SPDR S&P Retail, Ulta Beauty Inc, Alerian MLP, Vanguard Mid-Cap, International Paper Co, WisdomTree U.S. SmallCap Earnings Fund, sells Celgene Corp, Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets, Dave & Buster’s Entertainment Inc, Chipotle Mexican....More>>>
On May 9, wireless technology giantQualcomm(NASDAQ:QCOM) announced a new stock repurchase program for $10 billion of the company’s shares. This program, the company said, replaces a previous buyback authorization that had $1.2 billion remaining (so the net increase in Qualcomm’s buyback firepower is $8.8 billion).
Although I’m not always a fan of stock buybacks, in this....More>>>