Small capproppant and fracking stock CARBO Ceramics Inc (NYSE: CRR)has just reported Q1 earnings with shares falling more than 20% after the market opened. Q1 revenuesincreased 5% year over year to $34.670 million with the increaseprimarily attributable to an increase in technology product sales, an increase in frac sand sales and an increase in environmental product sales.Increases were partially....More>>>
As a group, Americans have shockingly little saved for retirement.
Northwestern Mutual’s 2018 Planning & Progress Study, which surveyed 2,003 adults, found that 21% of Americans have nothing saved at all for their golden years, and a third of Americans have less than $5,000. To put that into perspective, it means that 31% of U.S. adults could last only a few months on their savings....More>>>
As we know, the broad stock market indices have been resilient all year. And that strength, in large part, can be credited to a small group of stocks.
Among that group, the blue chip Internet stocks have led the way: Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Google and Netflix. Halfway through the year, those five stocks were up more than 40% on average. And those five stocks carry a lot of weight in the....More>>>
Many stocks have been beaten down to very low prices due to tax selling, creating bargain basement opportunities, suggests Fred Fuld, editor of stockerblog.
In fact, looking at stocks that are selling below cash is one the way to go to make profits. Here is what it means when a stock sells below cash per share.
First, assuming the company has no debt,....More>>>
Either low-income Americans became rich this Black Friday, or Wal-Mart’s (NYSE:WMT) marketers do not know what they are doing.
For years, $133,653 Cartier watches and expensive jewelry were sold in upper scale stores, where high income Americans prefer to shop on Black Friday.
This year, Cartier watches are being sold on the Walmart.com site.
But who will buy them?....More>>>
Stamps.com (NASDAQ:STMP) has been given an average recommendation of “Buy” by the eight analysts that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a buy recommendation and two have given a strong buy recommendation to the company. The average 1 year target price among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock....More>>>
This year, tax returns are due April 18, not April 15. But those few extra days won’t matter to many. Instead of rushing to file your taxes, you can go on extension, but should you? If you do succumb to the allure of an extra six months, do you increase your odds of audit, decrease them, or are they the same? Few deadlines are more dreaded than the annual rush to April....More>>>
Across America, utility executives are getting grilled this earnings season about the consequences of tax reforms, slackening growth and possible mergers. In California, though, Wall Street just wants to know one thing: Are power companies going to take the heat for deadly wildfires?
California’s two largest utilities, PG&E Corp. and Edison International, have both seen billions....More>>>
Trump just past the final stage to become the U.S. President, and the Electoral College confirmed that Donald J. Trump will be the 45th President of the U.S. Like it or not, Trump is taking office and could affect the markets. After Trump won the election, markets have been trending higher and making all-time highs. As seen on the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Chart below:
The SPDR S&P 500 ETF....More>>>
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