European stocks are expected to open higher Wednesday after a solid session in Asia that was largely defined by renewed strength in the U.S. dollar.
Britain’s FTSE 100 is likely to add to its third-consecutive record close Wednesday with a 0.22% gain, according to financial bookmakers IG, as the resource-heavy benchmark benefits from global crude prices hovering around 18-month highs.....More>>>
It would be an overstatement to say panicky investors are dumping stocks and other risky assets, but traditional havens are certainly getting a boost as potential flashpoints from Europe to the Middle East to East Asia suddenly return to the top of investors worry list.
Geopolitical concerns have clearly been on the rise over the last week or so with....More>>>
Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio)’s annual letter to shareholders of Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK.A)(NYSE:BRK.B) was released last weekend, and as usual, Wall Street has spent the last few days dissecting the letter for any guidance and tips from the Oracle of Omaha on investing and strategy.
Buffett’s letter to investors has become somewhat of a yearly investment bible for value....More>>>
How to play GE stock before earnings and president-elect Trump’s swearing in ceremony? Have a look.
General Electric (NYSE:GE) is scheduled to report its Q4 and FY 2016 earnings on Friday, 20th of Januarybefore themarket opens. The earnings release, however, is likely to be overshadowed by the swearing in ceremony of President Trump, which will be held just afew hours after. The ceremony....More>>>
Having closed out my position in KLA-Tencor (NASDAQ:KLAC) in late November and given the fact that it is trading near its 52-week highs I believe it is a great time to investigate what is going on with this stock. After having freed itself from an acquisition by Lam Research (NASDAQ:LRCX), the stock has steadily increased on its own merits. It has been a pretty good showing against the S&P 500....More>>>
Crude oil prices could crash more than 10% if the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries fails at implementing a plan to curb output when it meets later in November, Goldman Sachs warns.
In a note dated Oct. 31, the Wall Street analysts said a coordinated deal to limit oil production is looking increasingly unlikely, with weakening oil fundamentals warranting oil prices in the....More>>>
So NXP Semiconductors (NASDAQ:NXPI) is waiting for the final regulatory approvals to trigger an avalanche of shares being committed to Qualcomm 's (NASDAQ:QCOM) long-running tender offer. The pending buyout may have frozen NXP's stock prices just below Qualcomm's firm all-cash offer of $110
The semiconductor industry is made up of 15 sub-sectors (including 4 for semiconductor equipment) within the Technology sector, which is one of the 16 broad Zacks-categorized sectors.
Similar to the Technology sector, Zacks also breaks down each of the other sectors into groups such that there ar
Snap Inc's recent IPO gives us a golden opportunity to examine the tenets of value investing. To much fanfare, Snapchat (as I'll refer to the company in the rest of this article) went public last week. During its first week of trading it jumped to a high of $28.84 and today is trading around $25