Source: ThinkstockDecember 5, 2017: The S&P 500 closed down 0.4% at 2,629.57. The DJIA closed down 0.5% at 24,179.26. Separately, the Nasdaq was down 0.2% at 6,762.21.
Tuesday was a down day for the broad U.S. markets. All three indices started out positive on the day but ended up closing negative. The Dow is still holding above 24,000. Crude oil again pushed lower in Tuesdays session.....More>>>
Medical devices can change lives, and NuVasive (NASDAQ:NUVA) prides itself on making spinal surgery as painless and simple as possible. The company specializes in devices to provide procedurally integrated surgical solutions that are minimally disruptive, and NuVasive products have gained popularity over time.
Coming into Tuesday’s first-quarter financial report, NuVasive investors....More>>>
Whirlpool CEO Jeff Fettig blamed the confidence-sapping U.S. election and the plunge in the value of the British pound for the companys disappointing third quarter earnings, and predicted that the appliance-makers woes would be short-lived.
Whirlpool shares fell as much as 13% on Tuesday after the company posted earnings per share of $3.66, versus expectations for $3.86,....More>>>
From a New York Times article early this year Donald Trump said he would be in favor of a 45% tariff on Chinese exports to the United States. This is one of the reasons that Apple’s shares dropped over $12 from the day after he won the Presidential election to two days ago but have since rebounded by $4 to $110. There have been a number of articles written about why tariffs would have bad....More>>>
A strategic mistake made six years ago by celebrity CEO Ron Johnson continues to haunt popular retailer JC Penney, as evidenced by the ongoing sluggish sales growth and store closings that have made the company smaller—a fraction of what it once was.
Meanwhile, investors have been bailing out from the company’s stock,....More>>>
Geopolitical tensions are ramping up in 2017 at a scary pace. Gold — a safe-haven asset — hit a five-month high on Monday, and Time notes that we’ve “enter[ed] a period of deep geopolitical recession.”
On Saturday, the United States anxiously watched as North Korea celebrated the 105th birthday of founding leader Kim Il Sung. As is custom in North Korea,....More>>>
I published an article a few days ago outlining my thoughts on American Outdoor Brands’ (NASDAQ:AOBC) business, management and growth strategy, as well as my analysis for the intrinsic growth and value of the business. In summary, AOBC has been growing intrinsic value and book annually at ~24% and 22%, respectively.
AOBC announced Q3 results yesterday (you can listen to the earnings....More>>>
"When was the last time a sector or an industry went down six years in a row?" I asked my good friend Meb Faber at lunch in New York last November. Meb is the guy to ask… He is one of the smartest, most respected minds on Wall Street. And he has crunched the numbers going back decades. "Six down years? It NEVER happens," he said. "But coal stocks ended....More>>>
North America's legal marijuana market is expected to soar 145%, from $10 billion in 2017 to $24.5 billion by 2021. With such tremendous profit potential, we're bring you the best marijuana stock to buy this year to help you profit from this booming industry.
For those investors near or in retirement, income remains the primary concern. After all, you need to turn decades of saving into a steady stream of paychecks to get you through your golden years. The problem is, years of zero interest policies have left many traditional income asset classes &m
U.S. stock futures are wavering around even this morning. Wall Street is digesting more political uncertainty out of Washington ahead of a slew of economic reports. Reports emerged yesterday that President Donald Trump has decided to replace national security advisor Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster after