Nordea (OTCPK:NRBAY) is, for those unfamiliar, the biggest pan-Nordic banking group, having market shares of 15-30% in each of the four Nordic countries: Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden. According to Global Financial Magazine, Nordea was ranked as the 29th safest bank globally in 2017. The ranking was based on the long-term foreign currency ratings issued by Fitch Ratings, Standard & Poor’s....More>>>
The stock market is up about 30% over the last three years, which has fueled solid financial returns for most investors. A few investments have done far better than that, though, thanks to sharply improving operating results that consistently trounced expectations.
Below, we’ll look at three of these standout performers –Vail Resorts(NYSE:MTN), Domino’s Pizza(NYSE:DPZ),....More>>>
When fear and volatility rear their ugly heads, investors will traditionally turn to more conservative investments — such as gold. Presumably, this is what happened during the bitterly fought presidential campaign. In 2016, the price of gold, which ended the year up about 8%, had climbed as much as 28% at one point.
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Roku (NASDAQ:ROKU) recently posted strong first quarter numbers that easily beat analyst estimates. However, the stock initially jumped after the news on May 10, and finished the day with a 2% decline. Roku has tumbled 30% for the year, but remains roughly 150% above its IPO price of $14.
Investors might be wondering if it’s safe to finally buy this divisive stock. Let’s take....More>>>
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Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has been one of the more impressive stocks of the past 25 years. In fact, AMZN now has returned nearly 100,000% from its IPO price of $18 ($1.50 adjusted for the company’s subsequent stock splits).
A large part of the returns have come from two factors. First, Amazon has vastly expanded its reach. What originally was just an online bookseller now has its....More>>>
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(Bloomberg) — Sears Holdings Corp. gained some breathing room in its comeback effort thanks to deals with some of the biggest names in finance.
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U.S. equities futures were slightly lower Thursday morning as the market was a bit directionless, apparently waiting for more news after yesterday’s mixed finish.
Volatility appears muted today compared to where it has been in recent weeks, with VIX sitting near 15.6 early Thursday. That’s slightly up from this week’s lows, but still implies a quieter type of trade after....More>>>
Investors looking for growth stocks tend to fall into a small part of the market, forgetting that almost any industry and almost any time can grow. There are three growth stocks for informed investors who are willing to look for opportunities in obvious areas: Adverum Biotechnologies Inc (Nasdaq:ADVM) comes from an industry known for growth, and industry concerns AO Smith (NYSE stock code: AOS)....More>>>
It’s a strange time to be in the markets. Although the Dow Jones Industrial Average has been on a four-session winning streak, it’s just 2% above parity for the year. I foresee nearer-term troubles for a majority of companies. However, the one name that could ride the storm unscathed is Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Quite simply, AMZN stock is a beast.
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