Press coverage about Vistagen Therapeutics (NASDAQ:VTGN) has trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of com
January’s record-breaking activity is spilling over into February. Ten companies are targeting a combined $1.8 billion. Headlined by three energy companies, deals include an Argentine ag-tech, a Turkish Burger King franchisee, a Chinese wearables manufacturer, an asset manager, a Botox biotech, a medical device company and the year’s first US tech company.
In a class of about 160 medical school graduates, Christian Gausvik, 27, was the only one interested in pursuing a career in geriatrics.
His interest in the field was first sparked when he worked at a nursing home during high school, where he bonded with residents he cared for and attended to their medical and social needs. It was interesting as a younger kid at the time to see how big of....More>>>
Widows and orphans have had a tough few months. Long-term U.S. Treasury bonds – often cited as the safest investment on the planet and suitable for the most cautious investors – lost more than seven years' worth of income in just the past four months. Lending money to the U.S. government for 30 years in exchange for a 2% yield turned out not to be such a good idea.....More>>>
Billionaires Warren Buffett and George Soros earned their vast fortunes by consistently finding gems lying in plain sight. And after decades of running their own investment businesses, these superinvestors remain as active as ever.
Individual savers interested in learning from or investing alongside these financial legends need to look no further than the 13-F filings that all large investment....More>>>
Investment company Lederer & Associates Investment Counsel buys Delta Air Lines, Hanesbrands, iShares MSCI EAFE, Schwab International Equity, Weyerhaeuser Co, Prologis, Schwab US Aggregate Bond, sells Polaris Industries, Automatic Data Processing, iShares Core S&P Small-Cap during the 3-months ended 2017-03-31, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Lederer &....More>>>
Is it better to front-load your tax bill by tapping into a Roth IRAand enjoy tax-free distributions in retirementor to delay your tax bill until retirement by using a traditional IRA?
Thats a common conundrum for retirement savers, and usually the calculation requires estimating ones income-tax rate decades into the future. (The idea being that if your tax rates are higher now and are likely....More>>>
It has become dependent on new money from those companies buying back their own stock.
The amount of money coming into the market from this source is huge.
This year $700 billion will be spent by public companies on share buy-backs, according to a research report published earlier this month by Goldman Sachs. Last year the total for buybacks was....More>>>
The midstream partnership sector is deeply out of favor today, despite the fact that these companies provide vital services moving and processing oil and natural gas. For conservative investors, Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (NYSE:EPD) and Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE:MMP) are tw
Over the next 25 years, global energy demand is expected to rise another 30%, according to a forecast by the International Energy Agency. That growing demand, along with increasing climate change fears, will drive investment in renewable energy.Because of that, companies operating in the space