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[ October 20, 2014 | Author: admin | Views: 73925 | Weather: | Mood: normal]

LOS ANGELES (MarketWatch) — Japanese stocks inched downward Wednesday, with action quiet as most other Asian markets were closed for the Christmas holiday. The Nikkei Stock Average (JP:NIK) eased 0.1% to 15,874.40, with the Topix 0.2% lower, failing to get a bump from gains in Wall Street’s abbreviated session Tuesday. Shares of Softbank Corp. (JP:9984) (SFTBF) slipped 0.3%, showing little reaction to an article in the Nikkei Asian Review saying that previously reported plans by the firm to buy T-Mobile US Inc. (TMUS) through its newly acquired Sprint (S) unit would value the transaction at more than 2 trillion yen ($19 billion) and would take place as early as next spring. Seven & I Holdings Co. (JP:3382) (SVNDF) , operators of the 7-Eleven convenience-store chain, rose 0.5% as a separate Nikkei report said it planned to pay about 楼5 billion yen to purchase nearly half of Bals, which runs home-and-kitchen-furnishings … Continue reading

[ October 20, 2014 | Author: admin | Views: 77849 | Weather: | Mood: normal]

Popular Posts: 9 Oil and Gas Stocks to Buy NowBiggest Movers in Energy Stocks Now – CHK KOG CLD PXDHottest Technology Stocks Now – GTAT N WDAY AMAT Recent Posts: Biggest Movers in Healthcare Stocks Now – LCI STJ CYH SIRO Biggest Movers in Financial Stocks Now – ENV KCG MFC CIM Biggest Movers in Technology Stocks Now – CGNX ADVS SYNA HIMX View All Posts 10 Oil and Gas Stocks to Buy Now This week, 10 oil and gas stocks are improving their overall rating on Portfolio Grader. Each of these rates an “A” (“strong buy”) or “B” overall (“buy”). 10 Best Gas Stocks To Own Right Now: InterOil Corp (IOC) InterOil Corporation (InterOil), incorporated on August 24, 2007, is an integrated energy company operating in Papua New Guinea and the surrounding Southwest Pacific region. InterOil operates in four segments: upstream, midstream, downstream and corporate. The upstream segment explores, … Continue reading

[ October 20, 2014 | Author: admin | Views: 26373 | Weather: | Mood: normal]

I recently caught up with trader and legendary market commentator Art Cashin on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. In this video, Cashin shares his thoughts about the Dow Jones (DJINDICES: ^DJI  ) hitting a new all-time high. Have a look: Arthur Cashin: Well, there are divergences that trouble an old fogey like me who’s been doing it 50 years. I look around the globe and see other markets in Europe and other regions giving up. It’s interesting to see that only the Dow and S&P making all-time record highs here, and now the Japanese market is on a run because they are frantically adding money. They’re basically going to double their money supply in a year. So that gives you pause to say, Wait a minute. It’s not quite universal. It doesn’t quite fit in. You can study as much as you want. You can do this as … Continue reading

[ October 20, 2014 | Author: admin | Views: 18482 | Weather: | Mood: normal]

Iron Mountain’s (IRM) story is now well known. Beset by a secular decline in its paper storage business, Iron Mountain has bet that a conversion into a real-estate investment trust can cure what ails it, by attracting investors interested in its potential yield. The IRS hasn’t seemed too willing to let Iron Mountain become a REIT, but the fact that it could is most likely all that stands in the way of the stock and a lower share price. And so Iron Mountain remains range bound, as investors wait to see what the IRS will do. Getty Images But maybe even the REIT conversion won’t be the savior Iron Mountain–and its investors–hope it will be. Jefferies’ Dan Dolev and team explain: The outcome of the IRS’ ruling is difficult to predict, but our analysis shows a potentially more muted upside and a bigger downside than many believe. A favorable ruling … Continue reading

[ October 19, 2014 | Author: admin | Views: 31093 | Weather: | Mood: normal]

The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJINDICES: ^DJI  ) was up eight points, to 16,344, at 1:30 p.m. EDT while the market waits for the Federal Reserve’s statement on the taper of its economy-stimulating quantitative easing effort.TheS&P 500 (SNPINDEX: ^GSPC  ) was up one point to 1,873. UnitedHealth Group (NYSE: UNH  ) was pulling the Dow Jones up with a 2.8% rise to $80.18. Health care is the only sector in the S&P 500 up for the day, rising 0.3%. Source: Finviz.com. A Kaiser Family Foundation report released yesterday found that health insurers had largely maintained their market share despite all the new insurance enrollments due to Obamacare. We are now less than two weeks away from the March 31 deadline to sign up for health insurance. There were only 943,000 new enrollees last month, which brought the total to 4.2 million, well below the government’s target of 7 million. Since we’re a nation … Continue reading