Barclays reaffirmed their overweight rating on shares of Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) in a research report sent to investors on Friday morning. Barclays currently has a $117.00 target price on the software giant’s stock, up from their previous target price of $108.00.
NEW YORK Welcome to where nearly everyone is below average.
It’s the world where investors try to pick which mutual funds will beat the market. It sounds great in theory, but the odds of doing it successfully over the long term can be slimmer than winning a lotto prize.
Twice each year, S&P Dow Jones Indices checks how fund managers are performing against indexes in various....More>>>
In order to buy a home, you need to have a balance of good credit, manageable debt, stable income, and sufficient savings. Maintaining a balance between these four categories is challenging enough on its own, never mind coming up with enough cash to close on your potential new home.
If youre worried about the credit part, you can see what you can potentially do to improve by viewing your....More>>>
There’s a reason BacTech Environmental Corp. (OTCMKTS:BCCEF, CNSX:BAC) shares have gained 100% since July’s low. Yet, in that it’s just getting started with the proliferation of a clever — and marketable — means of mining (or re-mining) gold, BacTech shares may well be one of 2017’s most surprising winners… particularly if gold prices continue to rise.
Devon Energy Corporation (NYSE:DVN) is an upstream oil and gas production company. Unlike many of its peers, Devon produces crude oil and natural gas in nearly equal proportions, and holds some of the best assets in the industry. Unfortunately, both natural gas and oil prices are on the decline lately, and this has seriously affected Devon’s business. In fact, Devon....More>>>
GoPro’s (NASDAQ:GPRO) success in the action camera market hasn’t happened in a vacuum, and has certainly been noticed by competitors. And the company’s natural product line extensions are entering markets that competitors have already invested in heavily.
The crowded market shows: In early 2017, GoPro has been losing out to the competition in three areas for a variety of....More>>>
The Indian government had demonetized its largest bills of 500 and 1,000 rupees on the 8th of November as a means to crackdown corruption, widen the tax net and pave the way for more digital transactions. The jury is still out on whether it will have a positive influence on the Indian economy in the long run. However, viewed from a narrow lens of understanding its impact on the banking sector, most....More>>>
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In a recent Seeking Alpha article comparing two upstream producers (see: EOG Resources Or ConocoPhillips?), there were several comments regarding Occidental Petroleum (NYSE:OXY). This article will take the winner of my first article, ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP), and compare its valuation with that of OXY.
Before we look at some valuation metrics, it should be noted that this comparison is not....More>>>
Evercore ISI’s James West and team explain whyHalliburton (HAL) remains their “North American Winner” among oil-field-services stocks:
A Structural Favorite. Halliburton remains one of our favorite stocks in the group and the management team’s relentless pursuit of efficiency and aggressive positioning for the upcycle will likely make....More>>>
Calumet Specialty Products Partners (NASDAQ: CLMT) is a name most readers would rather forget. Longtime investors are almost certainly sitting on massive capital losses- units have plummeted from $20-$50/unit down to $4/unit currently. I will take you on a tour through refining lubes/waxes 101, t
Ask any political junkie, and they'll tell you that the 2016 presidential campaign has been one of the strangest they've ever experienced. The rise of billionaire/reality TV star Donald Trump and Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, the wild and woolly TV debates, and how wrong the pundits have been a
Rival chipmakers Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) and AMD (NASDAQ:AMD) recently set aside their differences to launch Kaby Lake G, a laptop chipset that merges an eighth-generation quad-core Intel CPU with AMD's custom Radeon RX Vega M GPU. Intel claims the chipset can match NVIDIA's (NASDAQ:NVDA) GTX 1050 i