Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG) is one of the world’s largest producers of consumer packaged goods. Despite the company’s share price movement followed an upward trend since the beginning of this year (see Picture 1), P&G’s performance leaves much to be desired. On the one hand, the company’s revenues are negatively affected by macroeconomic conditions, and mainly currency....More>>>
Despite the SEC’s best efforts, Wall Street scams are happening all the time.
2017’s fraud lineup alone totals some $1.94 billion.
And that’s just from five of the most notorious cases this past year.
These financial scams were carried out by brokers and politicians alike, and preyed on everyone from retired government employees to professional athletes.
Famed investor and “Gloom, Boom & Doom Report” author Marc Faber is calling for a recession.
“I would put up interest rates,” Faber said during a conference hosted by CMC Market in Sydney, Australia, on Wednesday night. The U.S. Federal Reserve holds its next two-day meeting Nov. 1-2 — just six days ahead of the 2016 presidential election that has investors....More>>>
Heres another reason why the Federal Reserve can leave rates unchanged Wednesday: Financial conditions are significantly tighter thanks to new money-market regulations that go into effect next month.
Liborthe London interbank offered rate, a measure of the cost for banks to borrow from each other in dollars that also serves as a benchmark reference rate for trillions of dollars in private-sector....More>>>
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A week after the Labor Department filed to begin a 15-day comment period regarding the 18-month delay of its fiduciary rule’s most onerous provisions, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., is urging Labor Secretary Alexander....More>>>
The passive vs. active question has raged lately, amid new data showing that index funds (passive investing) deliver better and cheaper. The ever-wise Rick Kahler, who heads Kahler Financial Group in Rapid City, S.D, informs us what the best choice is:
When it comes to investing, it’s a losing proposition to try and be anything better than average. I was recently reminded of this....More>>>
Russia has a history of creating both huge profits and huge losses for private investors and the market today offers more opportunities than ever to invest in the country. Two recent catalysts, the election of Donald Trump and rebounding oil prices, have pushed Russian stocks higher and could cause many investors to give the country a new look.
The election of Donald....More>>>
California, Mountain View based tech giant Alphabet Inc (NSDQ:GOOGL)seems to be having a rough time lately. Googles parent company reported impressive numbers for Q3, with double digitearnings growth still intact. But Trump’s impending arrival at the White house has negatively impactedGoogle stock. GOOGL stock is still down by more than 3% since the election results were out. To add to Google’s....More>>>
Stocks were indicated higher yet again on Friday, even knowing that many market participants are going to sneak out at lunch for St. Patrick’s Day revelry. The Dow is still back to challenging 21,000 again, and the bull market is now more than eightyears old. Investors have bought up stocks on every single pullback. Those same investors also are looking for new trading and investing ideas.
On November 10, super-independent ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) hosted its annual analyst day and gave investors some guidance on what the firm plans on doing. After a solid Q3 report, the company was coming in with a strong hand to play. Last quarter, ConocoPhillips generated enough cash flow to cover both its capital expenditures and its dividend. Cash flow neutrality means its outspend headache is....More>>>