Following past boom/bust cycles, the oil business appears to have bottomed in February 2016 at $27 a barrel. The bruising multi-year bust in crude oil prices was the biggest reason for the world stock market sell-off from late 2015 to early 2016 of roughly 15% overall. The cruel irony of ultra-low prices is its disruptive effect on regular exploration activity. A short-term oil market depression....More>>>
The Best Strategy for Paying Off Credit Card Debt
Many Americans struggle to pay down their credit card debts, a challenge exacerbated by the holidays when credit card spending balloons. The Federal Reserve estimates that nearly half of U.S. households are unable to pay their credit card bills in full each month. These households owe an average of more than $15,000 spread across an average....More>>>
Achiievers Equities’ commodity report on Gold
Gold trading range for the day is 28542-29040.
Gold edged lower pressured by a firmer dollar on the back of upbeat U.S. unemployment data and as some investors sold to redeem profits.
Investors digested minutes from Feds policy meeting released which showed that the central bank would start to unwind its $4.5 trillion balance....More>>>
No matter how microprocessor giant Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) tries to spin it, Moore’s Law is dead.
For those unfamiliar with Moore’s Law, it essentially says that every two years or so the company would develop new chip manufacturing technologies that allowed its product development teams to cram in far more transistors (and therefore features) into new products while keeping overall....More>>>
Procter & Gamble (PG) gave up its early gains and was trading lower Tuesday, despite reporting better-than-expected third-quarter earnings.
P&G said it earned 86 cents a share on revenue of $15.76 billion, while analysts were expected 82 cents a share on $15.82 billion. Its guidance for the fourth quarter and full year were in-line with expectations but still....More>>>
Cigarette seller Altria (MO) is supposed to be a nice, safe consumer staple stock. So why is it down more than 3% today when the stock market is rallying? And why are other tobacco companies like Reynolds American (RAI) and Phillip Morris International (PM) also getting hammered? Wells Fargo’s Bonnie Herzog has an idea:
Weve fielded numerous questions today given the....More>>>
With the markets trading near historic levels at the start of 2017, investors are looking for the best investments when the market is high.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average was just 13 points shy of 20,000 last week and climbed more than 13% overall in 2016. These gains have been largely fueled by the “Trump effect,” a positive economic outlook, and the December rate hike....More>>>
With great movie trailers comes great corporate synergy.
“Spider-Man: Homecoming,” the first Spider-Man film to be co-produced by Marvel Studios and Sony Pictures, premiered its trailer on ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live Thursday night.
The roughly two minute long trailer showcased everyone’s favorite web-slinger, played by Tom Holland, as he balanced fighting bad guys....More>>>