The backlash against China’s epic global shopping spree just intensified: a U.S. government panel is trying to stop Chinese state firms from snapping up American companies.
Warning of a threat to national security, the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission wants the United States to block Chinese state-owned companies from carrying out takeovers in the country.
Poor Caterpillar (CAT). Everything had been looking up for the company, and then suddenly it wasn’t. Does that make it a perfect time for an upgrade?
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Caterpillar had rebounded with the global economy and as part of the Trump trade, helping to push its shares up 25% over the past 12 months. Its shares, however, have dropped 5.3% during the past....More>>>
Costco (NASDAQ:COST) has not raised membership fees in the United States and Canada since November 2011, and CFO RIchard Galanti hinted during its Q1 earnings call in December 2016 that an increase was coming this year.Those hints will become reality on June 1.
The warehouse club said in its Q2 2017 earnings release that it will increase annual membership fees by $5 in the United States and....More>>>
My Top Pick for growth-oriented investors in 2017 is the fourth-largest gold mining company in the world, explains resource specialist Adrian Day, editor of Global Analyst.
Goldcorp (GG) has underperformed over the past year. This is partly because other major companies, such as Barrick (ABX) and Newmont Mining (NEM), had had their own problems in prior years, and so came off a lower....More>>>
From the Philippines to Georgia, this year’s list of best budget travel destinations features exotic ideas from some of the world’s experts in travel. While some of these countries made the cut thanks to fluctuating currencies (Australia, we’re looking at you), others like Kyrgyzstan are more off-the-beaten path.
With this list, stretch your dollar further in 2017. Time....More>>>
Synchrony Financial (SYF) tumbled 13% yesterday after the credit-card issuer said it was seeing more bad loans, an announcement that also rocked Discover Financial Services (DFS), Capital One Financial (COF) and American Express (AXP). Jefferies analyst John Hecht and team call the plunge in Synchrony Financial “an attractive entry point”:
March 21, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 113 equities making new 52-week lows in Tuesday’s session. On the NYSE, decliners led advancers by nearly 4 to 1 and on the Nasdaq decliners led advancers by nearly 5 to 1.
Rite Aid Corp. (NYSE: RAD) posted a new 52-week low of $4.48 on Tuesday, down about 4.9% compared with Monday’s closing price....More>>>
Just over 27% of Adobe’s valuation can be attributed to its marketing cloud initiative. According to Adobe’s SEC filings, it generated over $1.63 billion revenues from its marketing cloud initiatives in 2016. (Fiscal year ends with November.) The primary reason for this growth is the comprehensive marketing offering includes a complete set of analytics, social media optimization, consumer....More>>>
Smallcap home furnishings retailer Restoration Hardware orRH (NYSE: RH) reportedQ3 2017 earnings after the market closed Tuesday that beat expectations and sent shares to near all time highs in after hours trading.Net revenues increased 8% to $592.473 millionon top of a 3% increase last year des
There's an interesting game of chess being played out in India right now. Not the board game, but one of corporate strategy. I am certain there will at least be a few case studies and books by the time one of them says "Checkmate!".
Amazon India (AMZN) recently increased investments in it
Shares of Array BioPharma (ARRY) have risen by over 25% since my initial write-up in late August in which we noted that data presented at ESMO would be an important catalyst. Shares are trading slightly green since my update piece published shortly after the presentation and appear to be basing