The title of this article may generate strong responses from some, who will reply: “never!” And indeed, if a value trap is defined as a stock that is not a value, then clearly a value trap is never a value. (There aren’t many rich dialetheists on Wall Street.) But let’s take a more nuanced view of a value trap and follow Investopedia.com in defining a value trap, which I....More>>>
Related KOL Coal Companies Lobby For Clean Energy Subsidies Silver Shines Among 2016's Best ETFs
The VanEck Vectors Coal ETF (NYSE: KOL) was one of last year's best-performing non-leveraged exchange-traded funds for a simple reason: Of the two nominees for the U.S. presidency,....More>>>
Warren Buffett has a long and successful history in the insurance industry, and it has been a cornerstone of Berkshire Hathaway’s (NYSE:BRK-A) (NYSE:BRK-B) growth strategy since the 1967 acquisition of National Indemnity. In fact, Buffett specifically referred to the insurance industry as Berkshire’s “most important sector” in his latest letter to shareholders. Here’s....More>>>
Related Inside Some Environmental, Social And Governance ETFs Bet On Gender Equality With This New ETF
Approximately 90 new exchange-traded funds have come to market this year, but as is usually the case with rookie ETFs, most are not yet attracting....More>>>
Small cap fitnessdevice stockFitbit Inc (NYSE: FIT) reportedQ2 2017 earnings after the market closed Wednesday ascompetition in the fitness device and wearables market meansthe Company still has elevated short interest of 27.86% according to Highshortinterest.com. Revenue was $353.3 million versus $586.5 million (the third straight quarterly decline) asUS revenue contracted 55% to $199 million,....More>>>
Get to Florida and buy a house. Now. I'm not kidding. If you wait any longer, you might miss this opportunity. And believe me, you don't want to miss it. I've personally been buying real estate for years… But the opportunity isn't over. Not even close. I know what you're thinking… "Steve, real estate prices have skyrocketed since....More>>>
Continued from my first article, Shortify Shopify – Part 1
I discuss another reconstruction of value for Shopify (NYSE:SHOP).
The top five e-commerce platforms command 53% of share of the top 1 million websites. This fragmentation in the marketplace leaves room for the top to consolidate market share, however, this also illustrates the inexistent....More>>>
A few days ago, microprocessor giant Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) formally unveiled its seventh-generation Core processor family for desktop computers, known as Kaby Lake. With the launch came new chips from Intel as well as new motherboards using the company’s new Z200-series motherboard chipsets (the top of the line ones targeted at high-end personal computers are known as Z270).
The Under Armour stock ticker is changing, and shares of Under Armour Inc. (NYSE: UA) jumped following the news.
The company announced on Monday that it will change its Class A and Class C stock tickers. At the start of trading on Dec. 7, Under Armour Class A shares will change from “UA” to “UAA.” Also on that day, the company’s Class C common stock will....More>>>
I think now is an excellent opportunity to take a long position in Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX). The stock is trading well-off of its 2017 highs and provides a stable, growing yield to investors. This plays into large total return potential for the second half of the year. Fundamentals haven’t been so positive as of late, with significant challenges amounting from lower gas prices and high refined....More>>>