I love a hated investment... I want to buy when everyone else has given up... when no one else can stomach the idea of buying. That's where we are in the commodity markets today. Prices have been falling for years. And investors aren't interested. Today, a certain commo
You may not know him, but the latest Nobel Prize winner knows a lot about your relationship with money. Professor Richard Thaler, author of the best-selling book Nudge, wasawarded the prizein October for his contributions to the field of behavioral economicsessentially, the study of how and why
Devon Energy Corporation (NYSE:DVN) is an upstream oil and gas exploration and production company which produces oil and natural gas in equal proportions. Unfortunately for the business, natural gas prices are on the decline lately and this has seriously affected Devon’s business. However, the company is still profitable under the current oil and gas environment,....More>>>
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Somewhere in our DNA as parents, we believe it is an act of love, generosity, or for some, contrition, to leave our children an inheritance after we die. And the more money we leave, we think, the better! But despite the wisdom and warnings of historical philosophy,....More>>>
Shares of Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) were down 13.1% as of 1:30 p.m. EST Friday, after the local business review specialist released strong fourth-quarter 2016 results, but followed with disappointing guidance.
Quarterly revenue climbed 26.7% year over year, to $194.8 million, while adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization....More>>>
Issued by state and local governments, municipal bonds yield an average of just 2.5%. But you wont owe a penny in federal tax on most types of muni-bond income, and you can get a break on state taxes, too, if you invest in munis issued in the state where you reside. For instance, if you live in a state with a stiff income tax, such as California, and are in the top combined federal and state....More>>>
If Altice USA’s (NYSE:ATUS) initial public offering were a TV program, it would have been a huge ratings success. Bankers directed a flawless show for selling shares in the American division of the Dutch-based cable company. Worth some $23 billion, it now trades at a higher multiple than much larger rivals despite plenty of static.
U.S. equities pushed higher on Monday amid quiet, drama-free trading as traders largely ignored word overnight that German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s government could be forced to dissolve as coalition negotiations broke down.
The big news came after the close, with CNBC reporting a
Novartis International AG (NVS) has one of the biggest and most promising pipelines in the industry. The company has a proven experience in getting value from its R&D activity. Novartiss stock won back its last year drop, but it is still far from the peak point level (around $106 as of 0
On the surface, Valeant Pharmaceuticals (VRX) has an intrinsic value of over $50 a share but very recently, the market is considering more bearish scenarios. Instead of pointing to the debt reduction ahead of schedule, revenue improvements at both Salix and B+L, shareholders should consider the u
GameStop (GME) is one of those companies it's difficult to be neutral on; either you think it is going to go down because of the market's preference for downloading anything digital, or believe it has a future because of its push toward reducing exposure to physical