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.
Shares of Sprint (S) and T-Mobile (TMUS) tumbled in midday trading Monday after reports that their widely rumored merger talks may be ending. It would mark yet another high-profile failure to combine the two carriers.
SoftBank (SFTBF), a Japanese conglomerate with a majority stake in Sprint, is said to be calling off the negotiations due to concerns about the ownership....More>>>
The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported Thursday morning that U.S. natural gas stocks decreased by 124 billion cubic feet for the week ending February 16.
Analysts were expecting a storage withdrawal between 112 billion and 128 billion cubic feet. The five-year average for the week is a withdrawal of 145 billion cubic feet, and last year’s storage withdrawal for the....More>>>
Hill-Rom Holdings Inc (NYSE:HRC) is one of the 785 companies in the GICS Health Care sector, and a constituent of the 164 company Health Care Equipment & Supplies GICS industry group within this sector. HRC’s market value is $5.1 billion which falls in the top quarter of its industry group. Currently, the stock’s Portfolio Grader ranking places it 35 among the 164 companies in this....More>>>
Shares of the U.S.’ largest oil company Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) have been hard hit so far this year — losing 15% over the past 8 months. This month, a second-quarter earnings miss and worries about the effects of hurricane Harvey have driven the shares to trade near 52-week lows. However, don’t be fooled by the negative sentiment that’s brought XOM stock....More>>>
October 12, 2017: Markets opened lower Thursday, bounced higher at midday, and then sank again. Unimpressive earnings from two of the country’s largest banks didn’t help and a move higher on the producer price index was attributed to higher energy prices due to hurricanes in the Gulf. Utilities and real estate were the big sector winners today, while telecom and financials lagged. WTI....More>>>
It is not uncommon for markets to sell-off after big gains. It seemed as though every market participant was just begging for a pullback in late 2017 and early 2018. But now that a sell-off has been seen it’s the same thing that always happens — investors freeze up, because it could be the end of the great bull market.
The current bull market turned 9 years old in March. The difference....More>>>
A major jubilee is coming to America soon… Lots of people will be excited about this once-in-50-years event. The crowds will cheer. And politicians will promise new and better prosperity. But what will happen is really a national nightmare. If you've never heard of the concept, of a national jubilee, I (Porter) would urge you to please read today's essay....More>>>
Ingevity (NYSE:NGVT) had its price target increased by Loop Capital to $89.00 in a research note published on Wednesday. The brokerage currently has a $90.05 rating on the stock. The analysts noted that the move was a valuation call.
A number of other analysts have also weighed in on the
BP, (BP) gets a lot of interest from investors, and has a lot of articles written about it. Many of these articles feature the generous dividend the company pays, upon which many retirees rely for income. Other articles feature the depressed stock price relative to its cohort group,
For aggressive investors looking for a shorting opportunity, Nabors Industries Ltd. (NBR) is a great pick for capital appreciation. A fundamental analysis reveals that the company is unfortunately struggling which is indicated by YoY top and bottom-line losses, a hemorrhaging balance sheet, and E