Most of us are aware that the stock market continues to climb higher and higher. New high after new high continues to bless the Dow Jones, S&P 500 Index and Nasdaq Composite. The VIX — also known as the “fear gauge” — is hovering near record lows. That’s got some high-quality dividend stocks looking a tad expensive.
Change is scary, but it is good. For First Solar (NASDAQ:FSLR), the company knows it must change and adapt its business to the increasing competition coming from China. If it does not develop new products, low panel prices and excess supply will leave First Solar unable to compete. The fourth-quarter results give investors reasons for optimism: R&D spend, operating expenditures, project successes,....More>>>
An ExxonMobil oil refinery near Houston was damaged by the remnants of Hurricane Harvey, and the company says chemicals could be released into the air.
Exxon (XOM) said a roof at the facility in Baytown “partially sank” because of heavy rain.
A report filed with Texas environmental regulators said Exxon expects air emissions linked to the damage will end by Friday....More>>>
Anthony Scaramucci lost more than a job at the White House: He lost the chance to delay paying millions of dollars in taxes.
Scaramucci’s lawyer said Tuesday that he will pay capital gains tax when he completes the sale of his investment company, SkyBridge Capital.
Government employees can seek permission to defer that tax when they sell investments to avoid conflicts of....More>>>
Once a child refugee of the Cuban Revolution, Raul Alarc贸n, Jr. had big dreams growing up. He wanted to become a doctor. He studied pre-med at Fordham University. But medical school — and a career in the medical profession — weren’t in the cards.
Instead, Alarc贸n took a much different turn. He helped his father build America’s largest Spanish language radio....More>>>