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Upon turning 60 recently, I came to the realization that other than family, work and community service, I was living for my next pilgrimage. Ive been taking pilgrimages since high school. Im not talking about a religious journey
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>>>
CAPE CORAL, Fla. A company that makes artificial limbs offered to help a Florida woman who lost both of her legs as she tried to help a crash victim on Interstate 75.
Joshua Ryder, a certified orthotist and owner of Island Coast Orthopedics here, said he read about the plight of Danielle Hagmann, 30, of North Fort Myers, Fla., and wanted to help. Hagmann, who has no medical insurance, remains....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>>>
The world was all abuzz in 2013 when Hugo Barra suddenly gave up his cozy position as a high executive at Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL) to join a then-little-known Chinese smartphone maker called Xiaomi (Private:XI). Gossip swirled that his departure might be linked to a high-powered love triangle, even though the more obvious explanation was that Barra was leaving to join one of the hottest....More>>>
General Motors Co.’s (NYSE: GM) Chevy Bolt may be the best reviewed electric car in America. It has just won the Motor Trend 2017 “Car of the Year.” However, sales of the car are likely to be weak. Electric car buyers are few and far between.
Motor Trend editors wrote:
For only the second time in the awards’ seven decades, the sound of electrical energy being....More>>>
On Wednesday, our Under the Radar Moversnewsletter suggested shorting small cap energy engineering and professional services stock ENGlobal Corp (NASDAQ: ENG):
ENGlobal is admittedly a pretty big gamble, though one with a nice payoff. The “bet,” so to speak, is that today’s doji bar is indeed a pivot out of an uptrend and back into a downtrend. The fact that it’s so....More>>>
U.S. equities mostly finished lower on Friday in quiet trading. Headline flow was light, with more attention seemingly focused on possible cabinet picks from president-elect Donald Trump than anything else. Some soft results from retailers did, however, raise a few eyebrows.
In the end, the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 0.2%, the S&P 500 dropped 0.2%, the Nasdaq Composite gave....More>>>
CyberArk Software (NASDAQ:CYBR) reported fourth-quarter financial results on Feb. 9. The Israeli cybersecurity specialist continues to win new business for its “privileged account” security solutions, which help to protect against cyberattacks that use insider privileges to penetrate network perimeters and assault the most sensitive areas of an enterprise’s IT infrastructure.
Apple Inc. (NSDQ:AAPL)hasn’t been having its own way recently. A few months ago, the company wasordered to return $13 billion in back taxes in Europe plus now it has todeal with a new US president in Donald Trumpwho clearly has reservationson how Apple runs its business affairs. Recently though, the Irish government announced that it would be appealing the European Commission’s decision....More>>>
For those that are new to this short-term selection method I would highly recommend that you review the end of year performance summary and the links to methodology articles about how these high volatility, typical low cap, breakout selections work. Basically, I am
Gold edged lower on Monday, retreating further from last week's 3 - 1/2 - month high as the U.S. dollar regained some ground against the buoyant euro and traders bet on further U.S. interest rate hikes after Friday's payrolls data. The dollar, which
Boeing Co.’s (NYSE: BA) share price added less than half a point last week but it was not for lack of good news. With just a week to go in 2017, the aerospace giant is a sure thing to close out the year as the best performing stock among the 30 stocks that make up the Dow Jones Industrial