President Donald Trump is going to Davos for the World Economic Forum -- and he's taking many members of his cabinet with him. Davos is famous for being a gathering of heads of state as well as CEOs and other high-powered corporate executives. Considering Trump's "drai
First Majestic Silver Corporation (NYSE: AG) is a Canadian silver miner operating in Mexico with its 15 subsidiaries. The following map provides a birds eye view of its key projects along with their operational status. Some of these projects are operational while others are in the exploration an
Japan’s economic growth slows; Australia posts trade surplus
Strong overseas demand for manufactured goods and a cheaper yen are expected to give a boost to recovery in Japan, the largest of the economies under our coverage in the Developed Asia region. While tepid consumer spending restrained economic growth in Japan during the fourth quarter, the cordial meeting between Prime Minister....More>>>
Oppenheimer’s Ari Wald compare the current market to 1983, and recommend owning top-performing economically sensitive stocks like 3M (MMM), Microsoft (MSFT), and Honeywell International (HON) before the S&P 500 breaks out:
We see similarities in current market conditions to how the S&P traded in 1983. In 1983, following the initial surge off the low, the....More>>>
The business model of software companies has gone through a monumental shift. In the old days, you had to buy an expensive CD to install software on your computer, or — if you were an enterprise customer — hire someone to come in and do it for you.
Updates were available via the Internet, but not always. If the software improved markedly, you’d usually have to pay for a....More>>>
January is the time of year when gurus offer their forecasts for the year ahead. Its also when they encourage you to examine your investing strategies, and time after time, the Dogs of the Dow makes headlines. Well get into the details in a moment, but in short, the appeal is simplic
First Japan, and now China, is getting markets notably the bond world stirred up.
Bonds are the topic du jour, especially after the Bank of Japan got everyone a bit worked up yesterday by trimming its government bond purchases. Then this morning, Bloomberg reported China is considering
As a presidential candidate, Donald Trump promised to leave the issue of marijuana legalization to the states. Then he chose Jeff Sessions as his attorney general, and it was only a matter of time before that changed. Sessions has long pined for a crackdown on pot. “Good people don’