I believe that 2017 will turn out to be a break-out year for Exxon Mobil (NYSE:XOM) as a combination of higher oil pricing and an increase in low-cost production will help the company deliver strong revenue growth. More importantly, as Exxon ramps up its production from its low-cost assets, it will witness a rise in its bottom line performance over the long run. As a result, investors can expect....More>>>
Mobile means that, for the first time, pretty much everyone on earth will have a camera, taking vastly more images than were ever taken on film (how many pictures?). This feels like a profound change on a par with, say, the transistor radio making music ubiquitous.
Then, the image sensor in a phone is more than just a camera that takes pictures – it’s also part of new ways of....More>>>
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Wells Fargo shared a second round of details about its Intuitive Investment robo-advisor on Monday.
The program, which can be linked with bank accounts, will have a minimum investment of $10,000 and a yearly cost....More>>>
The collapse of GOP efforts to repeal Obamacare will cut across many sectors. Whether it’s good news or bad news depends on which stocks you own. Some parts of the health care industry would have been hurt by the passage of the American Health Care Act (AHCA), the Republican alternative. But no group of stocks has rallied in relief like hospital operators. Here are two hospital stocks....More>>>
What has been the top performing asset class so far in 2016?
Is it gold (NYSEARCA:GLD), oil (NYSEARCA:USO), or collectable French postage stamps?
If you said “coal,” you win the kewpie doll. In fact, the 19th century energy source is the best performing commodity of the year by a large margin.
Indeed, Van Eck Coal (NYSEARCA:KOL) has picked up an eye popping 130%....More>>>
By Matthew Herper and Nathan Vardi
Last year, David Hung sold the drug company he co-founded and led, Medivation, to Pfizer for $14.3 billion, delivering a 20,932% return to his earliest investors and increasing the $440 million investors put into the company 32-fold. He himself netted $354 million, before taxes.
Unsurprisingly, Hung received 20 offers ranging from CEO positions at....More>>>
Des Peres, MO, based Investment company Paradigm Financial Advisors, LLC buys Alphabet, Monsanto Co, Oracle, PowerShares DB Agriculture Fund, Netflix, Cheniere Energy, Cerner, CVS Health, Vanguard Mega Cap Growth, Walt Disney Co, sells Gilead Sciences, Quanta Services, Phillips 66, Spire, SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average during the 3-months ended 2017-03-31, according to the most recent filings....More>>>
I have been following the plight of the fertilizer stocks over recent months and back on September 6 I wrote an article, Fertz Til It Hurts, outlining the proposed merger between Potash (NYSE:POT) and Agrium (NYSE:AGU) and the effect on the fertilizer sector. Last week, the merger finalized, and the two companies will swap stocks and become one giant global supplier with a market capitalization....More>>>
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The unfortunate outcome of the health scare at Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE:CMG) is bad corporate decisions. From an extreme focus on food safety to allowing activist investors to dictate board members, the chain keeps taking steps away from the path that generated the huge success of the past.
The stock now trades around $390 after trading mostly above the crucial $400 level since the start....More>>>