Chronic pain patients and the groups that represent them say the escalating government response to opioid addiction ignores their need for the painkillers and doctors who will prescribe them, leaving some out of work, bedriddenand evensuicidal.
Press coverage about Roper Technologies (NYSE:ROP) has been trending somewhat positive on Monday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a
Biotech hasn’t been a great place to invest your money in 2018.The iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology Index, after all, is down by over 4% at present, and summer has historically been a down time for this high-risk space. So, there’s little reason to believe a widespread rally is coming anytime soon.
Even against this dour backdrop, however, several former top biotech stocks have turned....More>>>
ReWalk Robotics (NASDAQ: RWLK) and Invacare (NYSE:IVC) are both small-cap medical companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, risk, valuation, profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings and dividends.
Conventional wisdom suggests that investors should find safe stocks to buy. Penny stocks and potential “triple-baggers” might be more exciting and a big win might provide a better story, but experts will tell you the smart play is to benefit from compounding returns in safe, stable stocks.
That general strategy is similar to that followed by Warren Buffett with Berkshire Hathaway....More>>>
January 24, 2018: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 29 equities making new 52-week lows in Wednesday’s session. On the NYSE decliners led advancers by around 8 to 7 and on the Nasdaq, decliners led advancers by more than 9 to 5.
Colony NorthStar Inc. (NYSE: CLNS) traded down about 2.5% Wednesday and posted a new 52-week low of $9.86 after closing Tuesday at $10.11.....More>>>
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China's government intervened in the stock market last week…
That might sound like an extreme thing to do. But with all the talk of trade wars with the U.S., Chinese stocks were falling – until China's "National Team" of state-backed investors stepped in and started buying blue-chip Chinese companies to prop up the market.
A defined-benefit pension offering guaranteed lifetime income sounds like the gold standard of retirement security. But a law passed in 2014, the Multiemployer Pension Reform Act (MPRA), allows trustees of certain underfunded multiemployer plans to cut retirees pensions. These plans cover millions of workers in construction, trucking and other industries. Karen Friedman, executive vice president....More>>>
In his seminal paper on portfolio management, Harry Markowitz had identified risk and return as the two most important variables in investment decision making. Any rational investor is supposed to minimize his risks, while maximising his return. However, risk and return go hand in hand. Hence, most of the times, it is extremely difficult to find investments that give superior risk-adjusted returns.....More>>>
Unlike the financial sector that dominated Crescent’s 2016 returns, there wasn’t any one sector that was an unusual driver of performance year to date. However, Arconic (NYSE:ARNC) was one company that did stand out, increasing 42.41% in the quarter, which added 0.73% to the Fund’s first-quarter return.
Arconic’s recent stock price performance was neither a function....More>>>
The Dow Jones Industrial Average ended its eight-day losing streak today as consumer confidence surged, a Fed speaker suggested just two more rate hikes this year, and President Donald J. Trump did away with Obama-era climate regulations.
The S&P 500 gained 0.7% to 2,358.57 today, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose150.52 points, or 0.7%, to 20,701.50.....More>>>
SmartMesh (CURRENCY:SMT) traded 8.5% lower against the US dollar during the 1 day period ending at 13:00 PM ET on June 10th. In the last week, SmartMesh has traded down 18.2% against the US dollar. One SmartMesh token can currently be purchased for about $0.0442 or 0.00000641 BTC on cryptocurren
February 15, 2018: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 51 equities making new 52-week lows in Thursday’s session. On the NYSE advancers led decliners by 2 to 1 and on the Nasdaq, advancers led decliners by more than 2 to 1.
On May 9, wireless technology giantQualcomm(NASDAQ:QCOM) announced a new stock repurchase program for $10 billion of the company's shares. This program, the company said, replaces a previous buyback authorization that had $1.2 billion remaining (so the net increase in Qualcomm's buyback firepower