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
MMC Norilsk Nickel PJSC (NILSY) is our first stock pick based on the Trump administration; it is a metal company run mostly by Russians in Londongrad, notes international investing expert Vivian Lewis, editor of Global Investing.
NILSY was cobbled together by a bunch of oligarchs who share the spoils through their shareholdings: 30.3% by Vladimir Potanin Roman, CEO via Interros; 27.l8%....More>>>
We are not especially frugal, but were generally not trying to wring every penny out of life. That combination of not watching every penny we spend and not maximizing how many pennies we bring in probably doesnt, on its face, sound like a recipe for financial success.
Fortunately theres more than one way to do most things.
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Check out the companies making headlines before the bell:
General Motors GM earned $1.43 per share during the second quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.24 a share. Revenue also topped forecasts, amid record revenue in China and for GM’s finance unit.
United Parcel Service UPS beat estimates by a penny a share, with quarterly earnings of $1.55 per share. Revenue also....More>>>
Pyxis Tankers Inc. (Nasdaq: PXS) is among the top penny stocks to watch for December after climbing 123% last week, and then another 120% by noon on Monday, Dec. 4.
Pyxis is a Greece-based liquid fuel transporter operating a fleet of six double-hull tankers in the United States. There was no recent news from the company or analyst revisions that sparked the stocks surge. But some analysts....More>>>
Twenty-nine states, theDistrict of Columbia,Guam, and Puerto Riconow allow medical cannabis, with eight states plus D.C. permitting legal use of recreational weed and Canada on track to do so next year. More publicly traded marijuana stocks are now available, which presents opportunities for investors.
However, there are challenges alongside those opportunities. Here’s what you need....More>>>
Vancouver-based mineral exploration and development company Kootenay Zinc Corp. (OTCQB:KTNNF)(CSE:ZNK.CN)(CSE:ZNK)(FRANKFURT:KYH) is currently in the process of developing a massive new greenfield mining megaproject that if successful would trigger a significant adjustment in the configuration of North American zinc production. Dubbed Sully in homage to the nearby Sullivan Deposititself an....More>>>
BALTIMORE ( Stockpickr) — This Thanksgiving, have your turkey and mashed potatoes with a side of stock gains. It may sound surprising, but statistically speaking, Thanksgiving week has a distinct bullish bias for the stock market.
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(That’s in spite of a closed market on Thursday, and a shortened session on Friday.)
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.