Brookfield Asset Management Inc. boosted its stake in CF Industries (NYSE:CF) by 137.2% during the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 46,247 shares of the basic materials company’
Fitbit (NYSE:FIT)shares shot 13.5% higher last week, soaring after Citron Research's Andrew Left put out a surprisingly bullish report on the the stock. The indictment later in the week of several Fitbit employees accused of possessing a rival's trade secrets wasn't enough to crash the party. Fi
Wells Fargo & Co. is banned from any further asset growth until it can resolve its recent history of consumer abuses and compliance problems, the Federal Reserve said in an order Friday.
The San Francisco-based lender’s regulator also said four members of the board of directors are to be replaced by the end of the year, according to a statement. Until it fixes the shortcomings....More>>>
Traders sold shares of UnitedHealth Group (NYSE:UNH) on strength during trading on Wednesday. $83.82 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $145.51 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $61.69 million out of the stock. Of all companies tracked, UnitedHealth Group had the 16th highest net out-flow for the day. UnitedHealth Group traded up $2.22 for the....More>>>
Our Top Pick for conservative investors for the coming year is a company that went through a management overhaul in 2015, leaving investors uncertain about the company’s future, observes Crista Huff, editor of Cabot Undervalued Stocks Advisor.
Mattel (MAT) markets toys globally under the brand names Mattel, Fisher-Price, RoseArt, Barbie, AmericanGirl and many more, including strategic....More>>>
The stock market gave up ground on Tuesday, but investors saw major benchmarks recover from their worst levels of the day to finish down less than half a percent. Early in the day, poor earnings results from blue chip components of the Dow Jones Industrials weighed on market sentiment, and ongoing uncertainty about whether the Trump administration will be able to deliver on promised government reforms....More>>>
Doug Hughes focuses on lesser-known, small cap regional banks; the editor of Bank Newsletter looks for banks that operate in attractive regional markets, often ones that would be attractive acquisition targets.
AvidBank Holdings (AVBH) has the fastest growth of any bank out there and yet is still one of the safest with almost no bad loans, and a great, great market area in Palo Alto,....More>>>
Many investors believe the popular narrative that Amazonis crushing brick-and-mortar retailers. The e-commerce titan certainly humbled plenty of them, but some retailers continue to expand by opening new stores.
The top three dollar store chains in America, for example, opened more than 1,800 stores last year. Dollar General (NYSE:DG) led the pack, followed by Dollar Tree (NASDAQ:DLTR) and....More>>>
Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS) announced Thursday morning that it had sold its Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, casino for a total enterprise value of $1.3 billion to Wind Creek Hospitality, an affiliate of the Poarch Band of Creek Indians of Alabama.
The Sands Bethlehem cost around $800 million to build and opened in 2009 on the site of the historic Bethlehem Steel Works. The complex now comprises....More>>>
SolarEdge Technologies (SEDG) designs, develops, and sells direct current optimized inverter systems for solar photovoltaic (PV) installations worldwide. The company’s systems include power optimizers, inverters, and cloud-based monitoring software and are used in a range of solar market segments, including residential, commercial, and small utility-scale solar installations.
Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK-A) (NYSE:BRK-B), the conglomerate led by billionaire investor Warren Buffett, is officially receiving a nice windfall of cash. The acquisition of agricultural giant Monsanto (NYSE:MON) by Germany's Bayer (NASDAQOTH:BAYRY) in an all-cash deal is putting more than $2.4
Warren Buffett's primary mission as leader of Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK-A) (NYSE:BRK-B) is to find good investments to put his investing capital to work. That's been a struggle for the Oracle of Omaha lately, because it's hard to find deals that both meet the requirements that Buffett has fo
At Berkshire Hathaway's (NYSE: BRK-A)(NYSE: BRK-B) 2002 annual meeting, Warren Buffett was asked whether great investors are born or made. Buffett replied that he wasn't sure how much of being a great investor was innate and how much could be learned, but he did discuss some qualities all great inv