In the stock market, I have a couple rules I like to follow. One of them is to almost always stay away from stocks trading under $5. After all, there is a reason they are under $5, and its not because things are going well. But every once in a while, one finds a hidden gem among these cheap stocks. I think Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) is one of those hidden gems.
Spring and summer mark significant milestones for many younger people. There are graduations and weddings, events that mark important accomplishments and lifelong commitments. These occasions often call for a significant gift. While it’s easy to write a check, it’s impersonal and unimaginative. The worst part is that the only distinction between your gift and the....More>>>
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After years of gradually securing its official gold reserves (unwinding leases), the central bank of Austria claims to have completed the audits of its 224 tonnes of gold stored at the BOE. However, it refuses to publish the audit reports and the gold bar list. What could possibly be so sensitive to hide from public eyes?
After the Germans had....More>>>
Intrexon (XON) has made a small yet strategic acquisition in buying GenVec (GNVC); with the purchase, XON gets AdenoVerse, a platform of adenovirus vectors for delivering drugs and vaccines that dovetails nicely with its existing suite of gene therapy technologies, suggests John McCamant, editor of The Medical Technology Stock Letter.
The ability to increase the payloads of viral vectors....More>>>
Charlie Munger (Trades, Portfolio) is an investor and the business partner of the world’s most famous investor, Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio), but he is also among the rarified group that cleaned up during the financial crisis. The fountain of wit, wisdom and ice-cold discipline got into the market at its most despairing and quietly made a small fortune, primarily on banks, which he....More>>>
VanEck’s Emerging Markets Equity strategy seeks to identify persistent long-term structural growth opportunities. Structural growth can be stock-specific or thematic, and can be driven by a sustainable advantage, which is often company management. Through this bottom-up process, we have identified the Turkish automaker Tofas Turk Otomobil Fabrikasi as a promising opportunity, and representative....More>>>
So far in 2017, there have already been an inordinate number of corporate scandals — and we’re only at the end of the first quarter.
Social media has proven a new, powerful force in airing out bad company policies. But classic scandals like tax fraud and price collusion have already reared their ugly heads this year.
Here’s a look at five crazy corporate....More>>>
It was d茅j vu all over again for the market as stocks followed yesterday’s playbook and gave back all their gains to finish little changed on the day. And with the Fed’s decision on interest rates on tap tomorrow, why wouldn’t they?
The S&P 500 finished little changed at 2,139.76 today, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average ticked up 9.79 points,....More>>>
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It’s far better to buy a wonderful company at a fair price than a fair company at a wonderful price.”
– Warren Buffett
What is a wonderful company, and what is ‘quality’ from an investing standpoint? The....More>>>
We look for high quality dividend stocks with strong competitive advantages and shareholder friendly managements trading at fair or better prices, explains Ben Reynolds, editor of Sure Dividend.
Cardinal Health (CAH) — a healthcare services and products company operating in the pharmaceutical and medical sectors — underperformed the market by more than 20% in 2016.