Dollar General (DG) marked its 27th consecutive year of same-store sales growth in fiscal 2016. It followed this milestone up with a beat on both the top and bottom lines during its first quarter of 2017, with comps once again growing – but by only about 0.7%. As I was sifting through the retail carnage, Dollar General was one of the companies that stood out as above average, so I decided....More>>>
The market was revving its engine Monday morning, but a caution flag was still flying, keeping stocks from being off to the races.
Momentum from Facebook.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) stronger-than-expected earnings, reported after the market closed yesterday, helped equities futures, which were pointing to a higher open for all three of the main U.S. indices. Investors seemed to cheer as....More>>>
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>>>
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?
Please, please, PLEASE Elon Musk: Just pipe down on Twitter. When you feel the urge to tweet, simply swipe out of the Twitter app and go back to directing traffic on your fledgling production line at Tesla (TSLA) . Because all your doing with tweets unbecomin
For an individual investor, going through financials for each and every company and then deciding which stocks to buy is not an easy task. Therefore, some expert advice is always helpful. By following broker recommendations, one can easily find investment-worthy stocks.
Boeing (BA) and Airbus (OTCPK:EADSF) are locked in a global battle for airplane supremacy, and thus far it appears that Boeing is in a much stronger position for the latter half of 2018. The fallout from the Iranian nuclear deal isn't going to destroy either company's business but will definitel
For the past several years, American Airlines (NASDAQ:AAL) CEO Doug Parker has been one of the most prominent proponents of the idea that the airline industry has been permanently transformed and will produce big profits going forward. In the past year, he has doubled down on this argument, sayi