Social Security is designed to help retirees replace a portion their work income, and the lower your average salary has been during your career, the greater the percentage of your salary Social Security will replace.
$40,000 a year is above the median per-person income in the U.S. and is a good salary in many parts of the country, but it’s less than what the typical household brings....More>>>
BP (NYSE:BP) has been in the news quite a bit, especially with regard to its investment plans. News of the company’s plans in Australia surfaced earlier this week as BP announced it would withdraw from its position in the Great Australian Bight. Over the past few weeks, we have seen some news about BP’s other investments surface as well, particularly in India and Argentina. Could these....More>>>
Phillips 66 (PSX) Construction On Bakken/Three Forks Nearly Complete
Dakota Access LLC (DAPS) and Energy Transfer Crude Oil Company, LLC (ETCOP) J.V.s are set to complete construction on substantial pipeline assets connecting the Bakken/Three Fork production center to the Midwest market. The pipeline comes online in the 2nd Quarter 2017 and revenues will hit the books in the 3rd and....More>>>
The September payroll report continues a string of repetitious unevenness that is the hallmark of these types of economic periods. The economy seems to appear strong then weak and then strong again so that just when “everyone” is ready to put the weakness behind, it disappoints all over again. It is a seemingly confusing condition made more so by especially statistics like the Establishment....More>>>
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On Thursday, our Under the Radar Moversnewsletter suggestedbuying small cap performance improvement stock GSE Systems (NYSEMKT: GVP):
GSE Systems is another somewhat-preemptive position; we think the recent support at the 100-day moving average line (gray) and subsequent string of higher lows is telling. There’s a ceiling at $3.27 that needs to be cleared, but we fear waiting on that....More>>>
March 6, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 111 equities making new 52-week lows in Monday’s session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by about 8 to 7 and on the Nasdaq decliners led advancers by about 15 to 14.
Frontier Communications Corp. (NASDAQ: FTR) dropped about 5.6% on Monday to record a new 52-week low of $2.71 against a high of $5.85. The stock....More>>>
As I have continued to follow the saga surrounding DryShips (NASDAQ:DRYS), one thing became clear this week. As the outstanding share count continues to surge, so have trading volumes during the week, as seen below. That means sales to Kalani increase each period, which could get this selling pro
SA Author Research and Investment's latest article on DryShips (NASDAQ:DRYS) deserves a comment. This excellent author estimates that DryShips stock will trade down to $1 and over 100 million new shares will be issued to take up the remaining $137 million of equity available from the Kalani deal.
I continue to detail how investors who can short shares of shipping company DryShips (NASDAQ:DRYS) should continue to do so. The stock, which has a 52-week high of more than $32,000 per share, closed Friday at just $4.00 a share. Unfortunately, the decline is likely to accelerate, given news just