Willis Lease Finance Co. (NASDAQ:WLFC) CEO Charles F. Iv Willis sold 4,718 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, June 26th. The shares were sold at an average price of $31.19, for a total transaction of $147,154.42. Following the sale, the chief executive officer now owns
Oil futures set off on a positive start Monday as the first decline in U.S. oil-drilling activity since January gave the market a fresh tailwind after seven-consecutive sessions of price gains.
The drop in Baker Hughes weekly count, coming after a record 23-straight weeks of rising numbers of active rigs, helped stoke sentiment that shale producers may have hit a bottleneck amid prolonged....More>>>
Ultragenyx (NASDAQ:RARE), which we recommended as a buy in October 2017 when it was trading at 52-week lows, has been up 50% since our recommendation. We recommended it on the basis of an upcoming approval of its Sly syndrome treatment MEPSEVII in November – which happened; and another approval of borosumab (Crysvita) in April – which also happened. We also....More>>>
The energy sector has been on a tear in the second quarter. The Energy Select Sector SPDR (NYSE: XLE), the largest energy exchange-traded fund by assets, is higher by 17 percent so far in the quarter while the S&P 500 is about 5.3 percent.
Oil's move to multi-year highs and the resurgence of the energy patch, the seventh-largest sector allocation in the S&P 500, has some analysts....More>>>
Our Top Pick for more speculative investors is a biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops, and commercializes oral antivirals in areas of unmet medical needs in the United States, explains Bill Mathews, editor of The Cheap Investor.
The lead product candidate from Chimerix (CMRX) is brincidofovir (CMX001), a nucleotide analog.
The drug is in Phase III clinical trials....More>>>
“Real estate is an imperishable asset ever increasing in value. It is the most solid security that human ingenuity has devised.” — Russell Sage
Walt Disney (1901-66), the singular visionary genius who — more than anyone — transformed the business of entertainment in the 20th century, had legions of admirers over the decades. Among them is Steve Wynn, founder,....More>>>
Last week, Comcasts stock declined by 5% in a single day after Matthew Strauss, executive vice president for Comcasts Xfinity services, said that the company expects to report a loss of 100,000-150,000 subscribers in Q3. Mr. Strauss cited competition and Hurricane Harvey for the losses and said that Q317 is looking like the most competitive quarter in recent history. While this loss of subscribers....More>>>
ATRION (NASDAQ: ATRI) and Obalon Therapeutics (NASDAQ:OBLN) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability, valuation, earnings, risk and divi
Earlier this month, CEO Ed Bastian hinted that Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) might start flying to India again, after the U.S. and United Arab Emirates agreed on measures to address alleged unfair competition by Middle Eastern airline giants Emirates and Etihad. Not surprisingly, Delta announced on
The Dow Jones News Today: The Dow Jones projected a 175-point decline as markets continue to face trade war pressures. The latest development is that U.S. President Donald Trump wants to block China from investing in American technology firms.
Market conditions continue with medium volatility. The positive momentum gauge continues with another full week in yellow (medium) unchanged from a value of 44 at the end of the prior week. The all time low for the positive momentum selection gauge is 8
News headlines about Carnival (NYSE:CCL) have been trending somewhat positive on Monday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative