Investment company PRIMECAP Management buys Micro Focus International PLC, Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co, Mattel Inc, DowDuPont Inc, Alkermes PLC, Boeing Co, Whirlpool Corp, Siemens AG, Splunk Inc, Spectrum Pharmaceuticals Inc, sells NeuStar Inc, Honeywell International Inc, Union Pacific Corp, Rockwell Collins Inc, United Technologies Corp during the 3-months ended 2017-09-30, according to the....More>>>
Source: ThinkstockNovember 16, 2017: The S&P 500 closed up 0.8% at 2,585.67. The DJIA closed up 0.8% at 23,458.29. Separately, the Nasdaq was up 1.3% at 6,793.29.
Thursday was an incredible day for the U.S. broad markets, breaking a two day slide. Overall, this massive win was propelled even higher by the House passing its Tax bill. Crude oil couldnt make up its mind on the day and ultimately....More>>>
Today, our Under the Radar Moversnewsletter suggested shortingsmall cap California Central Coast based bank holding stockHeritage Oaks Bancorp (NASDAQ: HEOP):
The chart of Heritage Oaks Bancorp speaks for itself. After a 68% runup in just two months, HEOP shares are starting to feel the weight of that big gain. Today it started to pay the price, logging a bar — a loss — that suggests....More>>>
After four weeks without a single IPO, the US IPO market is back from its annual August pause. Four deals are on the IPO calendar to raise $690 million in the week ahead, including:
The first energy IPO in over a year, an MLP with a 7.5% annualized yield
A VC-backed tech company (2016’s tech IPO class is up over +100% on average)
A large Bermuda bank and wealth manager with....More>>>
By Chirag Mehta
Although gold prices ended on a flatter note, it was indeed highly volatile. Amid expectations of a hawkish Fed, gold prices were set in a free fall dipping to test the $1200 an ounce levels. However, the Fed appeared more accommodative and less aggressive in their posture leading to V-shaped recovery in prices.
What also helped gold was the inability of the Trump....More>>>
On Thursday, shareholders of Tesla (NSDQ:TSLA) and SolarCity (NSDQ:SCTY) handed Elon Musk an early Christmas gift when they approved the merger of the two companies. Accordingto astatement from Tesla Motors, “Excluding the votes of Elon and other affiliated shareholders, more than 85% of shares voted were cast in favor of the acquisition.” . The deal which has been in the headlines for....More>>>
This is the inaugural article within a series on German Dividend Champions. These are great dividend investments in German stocks which are currently undervalued and offer significant upside potential. Compared to US stocks like PG or JNJ even the German heavyweights have less impressive and long-reaching dividend track records. That’s why I regularly will only refer to historic data beginning....More>>>
With trading slowing down as another holiday weekend approaches, there just weren’t enough sellers today to muster a meaningful follow through on Wednesday’s weakness. The S&P 500‘s close of 2,249.26 was a mere 0.03% weaker than yesterday’s last trade.
Not every name escaped Thursday’s action unscathed though. Cempra Inc (NASDAQ:CEMP), Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN)....More>>>
Is it time to buy the best energy companies? Maybe yes, maybe not. I imagine the price of oil will back and fill for a few more months. You never know. But two things we do know:
(1) America will still need more oil and gas than it did last year, which was more than the year before, and that consumption was still higher than the preceding year, and
(2) The Permian Basin of west Texas....More>>>
Today, ourunder the Radar Moversnewsletter suggestedshorting small cap Northern Virginia based bank holding stock Access National Corporation (NASDAQ: ANCX):
Access National has been on our bearish watchlist for a while now; we became interested in early December in the shadow of on overbaked runup. We were waiting for ANCX shares to pull under the 20-day moving average line (blue), which....More>>>