The rupee ended mildly higher yesterday amid ranged movement. The currency may sustain gains as a sharp decline in crude prices may provide some cushion to increased risks of spiralling deficit The USD was sharply higher as US a
Source: ThinkstockApril 18, 2018: The S&P 500 closed relatively flat at 2,708.62. The DJIA closed down 0.2% at 24,748.14. Separately, the Nasdaq was up 0.2% at 7,295.24.
Wednesday was a mixed day for the broad U.S. markets. Its possible that all three major indices would have notched a gain on the day if only IBM were thrown out. Big Blue posted its worst day in years and was a huge detriment....More>>>
Atlas Energy Group (OTCMKTS: ATLS) and Transglobe Energy (NASDAQ:TGA) are both small-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, valuation, risk, dividends and earnings.
For the most part, well-run multi-industrials exposed to recovering markets are not trading at very attractive prices today, and that makes Swedens Alfa-Laval (OTCPK:ALFVY) worth a look. Its certainly too soon to sound an all clear on the companys large marine business, but order growth has been steadily improving and margin leverage is starting to emerge again. With leadership in multiple recovering....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.
Similarly, many gold stocks enjoyed quite the ride last year —....More>>>
Every night in 1995, I would deposit money overnight in a different currency… Sounds strange, I realize. But back then, as the vice president of a global mutual fund, one of my jobs was to execute our fund's trades. Once our U.S. trading day was done, we wanted our money to work for us overnight as well. We might put our money into French francs, German marks, or somewhere....More>>>
With crude oil prices back around $50 a barrel following an announcement that OPEC plans to cut production by as much as 750,000 barrels a day, now is perhaps a good time to try to figure out which countries stand to gain the most from the price increase.
Daily production aside for the moment, we may safely say that the countries with the largest reserves are those that are in the best position....More>>>
European stocks logged modest gains Wednesday, helped by advances for energy shares as oil prices were in recovery mode, while the results of the Dutch election and the Federal Reserves policy meeting were on deck.
Opiates are incredibly potent pain relievers forpatients with severe traumatic pain or dealing with end-of-life care, but they are also being increasingly abused. Robert Brooke, the CEO of small cap Vitality Biopharma, Inc. (OTCQB: VBIO), which is dedicated to the development of cannabinoid prodrug pharmaceuticals and to unlocking the power of cannabinoids for the treatment of serious neurological....More>>>
Samsung is crushing it at the moment, but keeping up that momentum could be tough.
The South Korean tech company shrugged off a series of setbacks in the past year and a half — including fire-prone phones and jailed executives — to post record earnings and become the world’s biggest chipmaker.
Samsung (SSNLF) is the world’s largest maker of smartphones,....More>>>
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Though alcohol is enjoyed responsibly by millions of Americans every day, it is also misused and abused by many and over consumption can have serious consequences. According the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 18.0% of American adults regularly consume unhealthy amounts of alcohol. In s
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
The Dow Jones today moved 80 points lower in pre-market hours as trade tensions continued to dominate investor sentiment. Despite a solid day of earnings on Wednesday that renewed market optimism, the Dow shed 42 points by Wednesday's market close. Investors continue to worry about
Shares of Snapchat parent Snap (NYSE:SNAP) have tanked today, down by 8% as of 12 p.m. EDT, after a Street analyst reduced estimates on the company. Cowen's John Blackledge reiteratedhis sell rating while lowering his price target on Snap shares from $10 to $9.