Monthly Archives: April 2017

Rite Aid, DryShips Stumble into Monday’s 52-Week Low Club

April 24, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 57 equities making new 52-week lows in Monday’s session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by more than 2 to 1 and on the Nasdaq advancers led decliners by 5 to 4.

Rite Aid Corp. (NYSE: RAD) dropped about 2.6% Monday to post a new 52-week low of $3.70 after closing at $3.80 on Friday. The stock’s....More>>>

Lou Harvey Hits Pfau Back Over Criticism of Dalbar Investor Study

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Lou Harvey is talking apples. Wade Pfau is talking oranges. And never the twain shall meet, it seems.

This disparity is the crux of a beef between the two respected industry experts, says Harvey, in an interview with ThinkAdvisor. He is president and CEO....More>>>

Heartfelt Success

Ventripoint Diagnostics Ltd. (OTCMKTS:VPTDF) currently trades as a Pink Sheet stock on the US OTC Market in addition to its listing on the Venture Exchange of the Toronto Stock Exchange (CVE:VPT.V). The American medical device developer and manufacturer was founded in Seattle in 2005 where it is still headquartered.

Ventripoint is the producer of the VMS and big brother VMS-PLUS,....More>>>

value investing

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BlackRock recently announced that it will be firing 7 managers and and their staff – several dozen people in total – from their actively managed equities business and replacing them with managers who use quantitative models/robots to select stocks. This decision provides yet more evidence of a glaring flaw in the investment industry, that it....More>>>

Barrick Gold: A Wild Ride, But Worth It

Lately, there is not a single day that goes by, which will not remind us that the post WW2 global order is coming to an end. A much older trend, namely the Western world order, which arguably started about five centuries ago is also disintegrating. New challengers to the hegemony we became used to are rising. China is now the third largest economy, only slightly bellow the EU and the US. The non-Western....More>>>