Investment company Kirr Marbach & Co Llc buys Xperi, Vistra Energy, Atkore International Group, Varex Imaging, Modine Manufacturing Co, Daseke, SandRidge Energy, SandRidge Energy, Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings, Pendrell, sells NCR, BWX Technologies, Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, ICU Medical, Hemisphere Media Group during the 3-months ended 2017-03-31, according to the most recent....More>>>
Weyerhaeuser (WY) wouldn’t normally top your list of big movers, let alone the biggest mover in the S&P 500. But thanks to a note from Goldman Sachs today, Weyerhaeuser was the hottest stock in the S&P 500.
Shares of Weyerhaeuser, which has a market capitalization of $22.7 billion, gained 5.7% to $32.08its largest move since February 2012while the S&P....More>>>
While Kinder Morgan (NYSE:KMI) is one of the largest energy-infrastructure companies in North America, most of its assets are in the United States. However, an outsized portion of the company’s near-term growth is in Canada due to one major project. Given the size of the project, the company is currently looking at a range of financing options, which could lead it to get creative with its....More>>>
Much like the Canadian banking sector, Canadian telecoms operate in an oligopoly dominated by a few key players. These companies are Telus (NYSE:TU), Rogers (NYSE:RCI), and Bell (NYSE:BCE).
Telus is my personal favorite among these stocks, and as such I’ve decided to share my investment thesis.
Note: All prices and other information is in Canadian dollars unless otherwise specified.
If you’re looking for the year’s best-performing stock market this year, look no further than Brazil, where the Bovespa stock index is up 19 percent, making the S&P 500’s 3.8 percent rise positively yawn-inspiring by comparison.
When a country’s stock market has just posted its best monthly increase in 17 years amid its worst recession in 25 years, it’s....More>>>
Barclays analyst Thomas Driscoll and team see more dividend cuts and equity raises coming for oil & gas stocks like Apache (APA), Devon Energy (DVN),Encana (ECA), Anadarko Petroleum (APC), and Marathon Oil (MRO). They explain why:
Leverage concerns will lead E&P companies to take strong steps to strengthen balance sheets. As oil price weakness has lingered, management....More>>>
VanEck’s Emerging Markets Equity strategy seeks to identify persistent long-term structural growth opportunities. Structural growth can be stock-specific or thematic, and can be driven by a sustainable advantage, which is often company management. Through this bottom-up process, we have identified the Turkish automaker Tofas Turk Otomobil Fabrikasi as a promising opportunity, and representative....More>>>
Canada is ready to play hard ball with President Trump.
Canadian leaders are pushing back after the Trump administration slapped 20% tariffs Monday night on Canadian lumber, along with individual tariffs on five specific firms that ranged from 3% to 24%.
“When it comes to defending Canada’s economic interests, we’re going to play hard,” Canada’s Foreign....More>>>
Athleisure apparel company Lululemon (LULU) , reeling from a 23% drop in its stock price last week, has added a veteran of publicly-traded retailers to its board.
Lululemon revealed Friday, April 7, that former Gap (GPS) CEO Glenn Murphy has joined the company as co-chairman of its board of directors.
Murphy was Gap’s chairman and CEO from 2007 to 2014, before which he was CEO....More>>>
Sending messages on phones used to be a simple task. But in recent years, messaging apps have evolved into mini-computing platforms with integrated games, AI assistants, mobile payment systems, online-to-offline services like ride hailing and deliveries, live videos, and vanishing pictures.
This is happening because tech companies are trying to grow their own ecosystems on top of popular....More>>>