Provident Financial Services (NYSE: PFS) and BCB Bancorp (NASDAQ:BCBP) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, risk, profitability, institutional ownership, valuatio
Teacher Retirement System of Texas trimmed its stake in SCANA Co. (NYSE:SCG) by 19.8% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 29,987 shares of the utilities provider’s stock after selling 7,419 shar
Source: ThinkstockUntil about 2008 or so, discussion about the future price of crude oil was directed by the concept of peak oil. That is, when does the world reach peak production, after which the price of crude will skyrocket. In less than a decade, the discussion is now focused on the concept of “peak demand,” the point at which global demand for crude begins to decline.
Colony Bankcorp Inc (NASDAQ:CBAN) files its latest 10-K with SEC for the fiscal year ended on December 31, 2017. Colony Bankcorp Inc is a bank holding company. The Company, through its subsidiary, provides traditional banking products and services to commercial and consumer customers in its markets. Colony Bankcorp Inc has a market cap of $130.390 million; its shares were traded at around $15.45....More>>>
After casino mogul Steve Wynn stepped down in February from his position of chief executive at Wynn Resorts Ltd. (WYNN) – in the wake of sexual harassment allegations – questions have emerged about the future of the $18 billion luxury hotel empire that bears his name.
Now the plot thickens as Wynn’s ex-wife, Elaine, a 9.25% shareholder who co-founded Wynn Resorts with....More>>>
On the latest Lucky Seven update, we initiated a buy on Viking Therapeutics (NASDAQ:VKTX) citing: (1) recent institutional buying, (2) price support, and (3) conviction in its pipeline and long-term prospects.
A Technical Look
Fortunately, we were just in time for the longest white candle since early February, appropriate for a delicious birthday cake:
With roughly a $900 billion market cap, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is too large to resist the market’s gravitational pull. It’s like General Motors Corp. (NYSE:GM) was in the 1950s — the interests of the company, market and country nearly indistinguishable.
The shares’ movements increasingly match those of the NASDAQ Composite (INDEXNASDAQ:IXIC), and, in 2018, the two....More>>>
Investing in biotech and pharmaceuticals is always a bit of a wild card. The industry is often at the mercy of government regulators, and a clinical trial can always present unexpected challenges. When biotech and pharma stocks hit it big, however, its big news that often yields big returns. A lesser promoted biotech sector is the medical devices arena, which is hardly as sexy and....More>>>
The recent earning announcement on May 31, 2017 created sudden fear in the public’s mind and brought the stock price of Michael Kors (NYSE:KORS) down by around 9% in one day. As of this writing, the price remains at $33. In this article, I will discuss one negative and five positives, and explain why you should consider buying the stock at this low price.
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
Brokerages expect Supernus Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:SUPN) to report sales of $98.77 million for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Three analysts have provided estimates for Supernus Pharmaceuticals’ earnings, with the highest sales estimate coming in at $101.67 mil
Apple Inc. is working on touchless gesture control and curved screens for future iPhones, projects that may help the company differentiate its most-important product in an increasingly crowded market, according to people with knowledge of the matter.