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>>>
April 20, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 54 equities making new 52-week lows in Thursday’s session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by about 7 to 3 and on the Nasdaq advancers led decliners by nearly 3 to 1.
Rite Aid Corp. (NYSE: RAD) posted a new 52-week low of $3.75 on Thursday, down about 8% compared with Wednesday’s closing price....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>>>
The word “growth” is the central word in the phrase Dividend Growth Investing, yet DGI often gets a bad rap as a stodgy method of saving for retirement. I think this misperception arises from the fact that some proponents of the strategy (who may be more focused on income than returns) require a certain minimum yield threshold for their investments. This, in turn, screens many of the....More>>>
Citing the futures market’s version of the Incredible Hulk to illustrate his point, Ken McGaha of Ninjacators.com outlines how traders who stand in Hulk’s way are often forced to bear witness to their trades being ripped apart while those who get out of the monster’s way can stand to reap scary profits.
You might not realize it, but the futures markets are ruled by their....More>>>
One of the nation’s best-known toolmakers, Stanley Black & Decker, said Thursday that it will move more manufacturing back to the U.S. from overseas, including construction of a new $35 million factory after acquiring the Craftsmanbrand from ailing retailer Sears Holdings.
Expanding American manufacturing makes “business sense” amid “pervasive” uncertainty....More>>>
ROTY (Runners of the Year) is a strategy which involves two parts, the official 10 stock model account and our Contenders List of ideas. Basically, we are looking for stocks that could outperform (ideally double or more) within the near to medium term (next quarter to 12 months out). While the m
Aurinia (NASDAQ:AUPH) is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing therapies in disease areas of high unmet medical need. We are currently developing voclosporin, an investigational drug, for the treatment of lupus nephritis (LN), focal segmen
A $300 million contract awarded to Whitefish Energy, a small Montana utility company hired to restore power in parts of Puerto Rico, is now under several government reviews after being mired in controversy in recent days.
The Department of Homeland Security's inspector general has launched an i
Kathy Stack knows the importance of maintaining her retirement savings in her 70s: shes 72, battling Alzheimers disease and took care of her sick husband before he went to an assisted living facility before he died.
Her husband had a pension, but it wasnt going to get them very far, she