It’s got beautiful roads that hug the Pacific coastline, but don’t be fooled. It turns out California is actually the worst state for drivers, according to a new study.
On the other hand, Iowa, a mid-western state not generally known for stunning roadway vistas, is the best state for car owners. That’s according to a Bankrate.com study that looked at six criteria, including....More>>>
LeBron James sells a lot of basketball sneakers for Nike (NKE) and is also a businessman that talks frequently about investing with billionaire Warren Buffett, so it’s logical that he is keeping track of the sportswear maker’s stock price.
And the NBA star seemed well aware of Nike’s stock crash on Wednesday. According to Cleveland.com, LeBron James’ said on....More>>>
The stock market kept performing well on Monday, and the Dow Jones Industrials posted its 12th straight all-time record high. Market sentiment was sunny following the release of Warren Buffett’s annual shareholder letter over the weekend, and the Oracle of Omaha made positive comments about the sustainability of the current bull market, which was able to overcome early declines in the major....More>>>
Oil prices hit a 10-year low in January 2016, but since then they rose 47%. That means the top oil stocks of 2016 saw huge returns.
To give investors an overview of how well oil stocks did in 2016, Money Morning made a list of thetop oil stocks of 2016. To make our list of the top oil stocks, we looked at companies with biggest stock price growth and market cap of at least $1 billion.
For a number of years,Casey’s General Stores (NASDAQ:CASY) investors were rewarded by the small-town convenience chain’s decision to become a major vendor of pizza and other prepared foods. But with that success has come increased competition. Combined with somewhat stagnant economies in the areas that Casey’s operates — namely, towns of less than 5,000 people in middle....More>>>
Who knew all it would take for investors to embrace Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NYSE: WFM) again was a commitment by the famously overpriced health-food grocer to finally cut prices?
Yet it’s not like long-term investors in Whole Foods have been exactly suffering. As a recent Barron’s article points out, the stock has multiplied six times since 2001, while virtually inaugurating....More>>>
College is often considered the surest path to a lucrative career. After all, according to the U.S. Census Bureau, a worker with a bachelor’s degree typically earns 67.7% more than someone with just a high school diploma. But not all college degrees are created equal.
To determine which majors typically come with the best hiring prospects and pay, we analyzed data for 215 popular college....More>>>
I was reminded of this over the Thanksgiving break as I impatiently waited for that derby-winning fish to bite. As I sat there bobbing in the boat trying to stay warm in the sub-30 degree temperatures in the panhandle of northern Idaho, I realized that fishing is
Shares of Array BioPharma (ARRY) have risen by over 25% since my initial write-up in late August in which we noted that data presented at ESMO would be an important catalyst. Shares are trading slightly green since my update piece published shortly after the presentation and appear to be basing
ROTY (Runners of the Year) is a strategy which involves two parts, the official 10 stock model account and our Contenders List of ideas. Basically, we are looking for stocks that could outperform (ideally double or more) within the near to medium term (next quarter to 12 months out). While the m
After reporting another expectations-beating quarter of revenue and earnings growth along with raised guidance (causing its share price to surge over 20% in just two months since my initial buy call on the company), Applied Materials (AMAT) still offers investors considerable value.