Although the S&P 500 closed slightly lower Thursday, the index is still near its all time high as investors continue to enjoy an 8-year bull market.
However, many equity analysts remain cautious as stocks appear to be trading at inflated multiples. Goldman Sachs even went on record saying that they believe the U.S. bull market is in its last few innings.
Mackay Shields LLC acquired a new stake in General Mills (NYSE:GIS) during the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor acquired 143,018 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $6,444,000.
A number of other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in GIS. Avestar Capital LLC....More>>>
If you’re able to buy shares of a smallgrowth stock — say, a company with a market capitalization of less than $20 billion — before the rest of the market catches on to the story, it can be a life-changing investment.
Consider, for instance, the 1997 investment that Motley Fool co-founder David Gardner made in — at the time — atiny company calledAmazon. With....More>>>
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is the latest billionaire to pour cold water on digital currencies, saying if there was an easy way to bet against bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies he would.
Speaking on CNBC on Monday, the philanthropist joined fellow billionaires Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger in voicing skepticism of digital assets. As an asset class, youre not producing anything and....More>>>
Wells Fargo’s David Maris and team call Valeant Pharmaceutical International’s (VRX) earnings and guidance “worse than feared” and contend that the struggling specialty pharmaceutical company’s “debt problem [is] coming into focus.” They explain:
Our preliminary look at 1Q results leads us to believe that Valeant is performing....More>>>
Stop making it so complicated! A friend said to me yesterday, "I was thinking about selling stocks now – ahead of the election – and then buying them back afterward." Hey, that's fine, whatever makes him happy. But that's not an investing strategy… that's a speculation. It's not based on an understanding of the markets. Today, I....More>>>
The silver spot price is down 1.6% in afternoon trading today (Friday) as September interest rate hike talks have gathered momentum. Despite today’s slip, we still see the silver spot price hitting $22 by the end of 2016.
Before we get into what will drive silver prices higher by the end of the year, here is what’s weighing on the silver spot price today…
Centrica (LON:CNA) had its target price boosted by Deutsche Bank from GBX 125 ($1.66) to GBX 135 ($1.80) in a research report report published on Friday morning. Deutsche Bank currently has a sell rating on the integrated energy company’s stock.
Provident Financial Services (NYSE: PFS) and BCB Bancorp (NASDAQ:BCBP) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, risk, profitability, institutional ownership, valuatio
SmartMesh (CURRENCY:SMT) traded 8.5% lower against the US dollar during the 1 day period ending at 13:00 PM ET on June 10th. In the last week, SmartMesh has traded down 18.2% against the US dollar. One SmartMesh token can currently be purchased for about $0.0442 or 0.00000641 BTC on cryptocurren
February 15, 2018: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 51 equities making new 52-week lows in Thursday’s session. On the NYSE advancers led decliners by 2 to 1 and on the Nasdaq, advancers led decliners by more than 2 to 1.
Teacher Retirement System of Texas trimmed its stake in SCANA Co. (NYSE:SCG) by 19.8% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 29,987 shares of the utilities provider’s stock after selling 7,419 shar