And the beat goes onis a refrain that kept rolling through my head after attending the symposium Tuesday hosted by the Womens Institute for a Secure Retirement (WISER) in Washington, D.C. The topic: retirement solutions for women.
If you hear the words “Irrevocable Trust,” you probably think of an estate planning tool designed to protect assets from inheritance tax. Or maybe to protect assets for Medicaid planning purposes. But Trusts can be used in a surprising variety of ways, especially during your lifetime.
Take NBA player Michael Carter-Williams. Instead of....More>>>
Brothers David and Michael Miller were brought up to fight for what they believe in. Some of their earliest memories are of attending civil rights rallies with their mother in the 1970s. Decades later, they draw a direct connection between the values of their upbringing and the astounding growth of the company they founded together, Brightway Insurance.
” Even as I approach the gambling hall, as soon as I hear, two rooms away, the jingle of money poured out on the table, I almost go into convulsions.” /Fyodor Dostoevsky
The newly legislated entry into the global gaming market by Japan has raised prospects of a $30 billion market forming within the first five years of operation. As the implications of this game changing development....More>>>
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For over 35 years, I have worked tirelessly to connect the generations through earning, saving, spending, and, most importantly, sharing. Speaking of sharing, I recently received....More>>>
On Friday, our Elite Opportunity Pronewsletter suggested small cap outsourced semiconductor packaging and test services stock Amkor Technology (NASDAQ: AMKR) as a short term trade:
As you can read, although AMKR is one of those boring stories many investors tend to shy away from, the reality is it sits right smack in the middle of the semi space, a space with tremendous forward growth potential
The Q3 2016 earnings report for large cap dollar store stock Dollar Tree, Inc (NASDAQ: DLTR), abarometer for the spending behavior of low-income consumers, is scheduled for before the market opens onTuesday (November). Last time around in the earnings call (a transcript is available on Seeking Alpha here), the COO observed:
Certainly, at Family Dollar, food stamp penetration runs higher than....More>>>
Tech titans Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) and Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) are cheap on a price-to-earnings basis and they generate buckets of free cash flow (FCF). Their FCF generation combined is about as much asthe GDP of Uganda’s38 million people. Even if all they did was grow earnings and FCF in line with inflation, they would be raging buys.....More>>>
Bank stocks have had quite a run since Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential election victory–such a run, in fact that Baird’s David George and team worry that most of the benefits of “potential improvement in macro growth, regulatory relief, and corporate tax reform” seem priced into their stocks. They recommend investors “selectively reduce bank exposure” but....More>>>
Recently Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) CEO Brian Moynihan indicated that the company would be happy to buy back shares “all day long” at today’s pricing (which he describes as roughly in line with tangible book value). Given the current $5 billion share repurchase authorization (requiring an average of nearly $20 million in shares purchased per trading day) buying back shares could....More>>>
The Restasis patent battle between Mylan (MYL) and Allergan is heating up. Mylan heavily criticized Allergan for partnering with St. Regis Mohawks to protect the patents, calling the arrangement "desperate":
This week I have selected 8 breakout stocks from the following sectors: 2 healthcare, 2 industrial goods, 1 basic materials, 1 services and 2 technology. Charts for each stock are at the end of the article.
An accepted accounting practice is allowing around $13 trillion to 14 trillion of debt to be hidden from global corporate balance sheets, exceeding the roughly $10.7 trillion of declared debt, according to analysts from the Bank for International Settlements.
We've never met, and I never expected to find myself in the position of writing you an open letter. But this weekend, days after your observations on Bitcoin, strangers all over the world, plus old friends like my high school best friend's younger brother, were still tweetin
Florida based P&C insurance company trading at a 30% discount to book value of $13
Heritage Holdings (HRTG) is selling off on the Hurricane Irma headlines. The shares are now trading at $9, a 30% discount to book value of $13. The market has dumped the entire group, including peers: HC