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updated Wed. June 28, 2017

If Armour Residential (nyse:ARR) is doing a capital raise, it might be possible that valuations are getting a bit frothy in the mortgage REIT sector.
An eleventh hour effort? Western Digital (NYSE:WDC) and KKR have resubmitted a bid for Toshiba's (OTCPK:TOSYY) flash memory chip unit to prevent the latter from completing a deal with its preferred bidder.
FactSet Research Systems (nyse:FDS) reports Q3 earnings and beats EPS estimates with in-line revenue. Annual Subscription Value was $1.28B, up 5.7% on the year when adjusted for acquisition costs and foreign currency.
... high growth characteristics, N&O/value positioning and valuation floor from industry consolidation. We remain more cautious on Wal-Mart Stores Inc (nyse: WMT) and Costco Wholesale corporation (Nasdaq: COST), owing primarily to relative valuation, ...
Short interest in Pfizer Inc. (nyse: PFE) decreased to 44.38 million shares from the previous 45.71 million. Its shares were last seen at $34.04, within a 52-week trading range of $29.83 to $37.39.
The Wall Street Journal came out with a highly negative piece regarding pricing pressure on AT&T (nyse: T) and the telecom sector in general due to the unlimited wireless wars heating up.
Short interest at Petroleo Brasileiro S.A. (nyse: PBR), or Petrobras, increased to 63.23 million shares from the previous 52.89 million.
The buying spree continues here on our website. What makes this one more fun, and we haven't done this in a long time, is that the two of us purchased the same stock within minutes of each other.
The most shorted nyse stock held on to its place at the top of the list with double-digit percentage rise in the number of its shares sold short.
Since missing its first-quarter earnings, shares have slid by 13% and are now 18% off their 52-week high. Carlisle is now undervalued for the first time in years.
Buffett is no stranger to Retail REITs, his company previously owned shares in GGP Inc. (GGP) and he personally has a 8.02% stake in Seritage Growth Properties (NYSE:SRG). I explained that on December 10, 2015, Buffett disclosed the 2 million share ...
Give the Utilities SPDR (ETF) (nyse: XLU) some credit. The largest exchange-traded fund tracking the utilities sector rose more than 0.66 percent Monday after Goldman Sachs downgraded the sector to Cautious from Neutral, citing valuation concerns.
The Hershey Company (nyse:HSY) continues to be a name I would love to own if it were ever cheap enough to yield 3.5%, but I don't see it getting there.
Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) has finally achieved a major milestone in its transition to the cloud. Its cloud business revenue has finally overtaken its new software license revenue, which justifies its move to the cloud.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch downgraded shares of Corenergy Infrastructure Trust Inc (nyse: CORR), citing the uncertain growth outlook, year-to-date performance relative to the midstream MLP sector and a still somewhat elevated business risk profile.
BMO capital markets upgraded shares of Visteon Corp (nyse: VC) following its visit to the company's headquarters last week.
What we do know is that AT&T (nyse:T) stock has dropped almost 15% from highs. While some are kicking in screaming, I think that this is positive news.
BP has a strong production growth profile and carries smaller debt than Royal Dutch Shell. Shell's overall financial health, however, is much better due to three factors.
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.
Shares of Arconic Inc (nyse: ARNC) plunged 6 percent after the company said it was pulling its facade material - used as cladding for the London high-rise fire that killed at least 79 people earlier this month - off the global market.
The Boeing Company (nyse:BA) was incorporated in July of 1916, by William Boeing. The first airplane factory was due to Mr. Boeing purchasing a ship yard in 1910 on the Duwamish River.
Wal-Mart (nyse:WMT), which was one of the first Big Box department stores to really jump into grocery, has a commanding lead.
Oracle (ORCL) gains Bank of America as a new customer, according to CNBC. BofA will use Oracle's Fusion Financial cloud applications for enterprise resourc.
You may recall that I initiated coverage of Philip Morris International (nyse:PM) at $85.50 in fall of 2015. Since then shares are up a whopping 41%, but the name has had its ups and downs, allowing for strong add on opportunities as well as trading ...
An algae strain modification by Exxon and Synthetic Genomics doubled the oil output from the photosynthetic organism. Exxon has had new algae research published in "Nature Biotechnology.
And while some of them, like Sears (Nasdaq:SHLD) and J.C. Penney (nyse:JCP), might have to fight for survival due to mounting losses and huge debt loads, others seem to be in a more favorable position.
Krasik said Coach has significantly outperformed the SPDR S&P Retail (ETF) (NYSE: XRT) this year, which is down 9.6 percent, and expects the trend to continue through the year.
More specifically, Berkshire Hathaway is now a 9.8% owner in Scottsdale-based STORE capital. Berkshire Hathaway has invested $377 million in STORE.
With Nike Inc (nyse: NKE) set to release its fourth-quarter earnings Thursday, analysts are looking ahead to see if the sportswear giant can reverse the negative sentiment currently surrounding the company.
Opinion: The indexes closed mostly higher Friday with positive internals on the nyse and Nasdaq as volumes swelled due to options expiration.
While the industry is believed to be on the rise, Pfizer Inc reported a decline in sales for 1Q17. The best-selling drug of Pfizer, close to the patent expiration date is "Lyrica" whose U.S.
Rite Aid (nyse:RAD) investors are likely waiting with bated breath for the week ahead when the FTC is expected to pass judgment on the merger between Rite Aid and Walgreens (Nasdaq:WBA).
If there is one lesson that United Airlines (nyse:UAL) reinforced to the investment community in the past couple of months is that those who "buy the fear" stand to benefit over those who sell into weakness.
Verizon Communications Inc. (nyse: VZ) last week saw its share price dip by $1.24 (about 2.6%) to retain its position as the worst-performing stock among the 30 equities included in the Dow Jones Industrial Average.
DSW's (NYSE:DSW) stock has gotten absolutely pummeled over the last year along with the rest of the retail universe. Its shares are trading at historically low multiples on cash flow, earnings, and book value, and its dividend yield is at a record high ...
KBR's (nyse:KBR) struggles are well-documented, and the company's long-term chart looks like a slow-motion train wreck no matter how you try to adjust it.
Buckingham Airline, Cruise Line, Gaming, Lodging & Leisure Conference: Presenters on June 27 include Eldorado Resorts (Nasdaq:ERI), Gaming and Leisure Properties (NASDAQ:GLPI), Hilton Grand Vacations (nyse:HGV), Marriott Vacations Worldwide ...
While the B-21 bomber program is highly secretive and details of Northrop Grumman Corp.'s (nyse: NOC) current progress on the program is in the dark, it already seems to be earnings plaudits on Capitol Hill.
That something is news concerning major media conglomerate Time Warner (nyse: TWX) and its intent to develop content for Snap.
Nordic American Tankers Limited yesterday renewed and filed a Shelf Registration Statement with the Security and Exchange Commission.
Argus analyst Joseph Bonner upgraded Oracle corporation (nyse: ORCL) to Buy with a $61 price target following strong fourth-quarter 2017 earning results Wednesday.
Following Sherwin-Williams Co (nyse: SHW)'s acquisition of The Valspar Corp, Citi resumed coverage of the former at a Buy, with a $410 price target.
Competitors in the multi-factor ETF fray include not only traditional ETF providers, but some big Wall Street names, such as Goldman Sachs Group Inc (nyse: GS) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (nyse: JPM). "In recent years, the Asset Management industry ...
I have a bit of a history with General Electric (nyse:GE) in my portfolio. I first initiated my position in March of 2014 at $25.00/share, added to it several times over the next couple of years via monthly selective dividend re-investment, and ...
That figure is excluding the revenue that was added through CACI's February 2016 acquisition of L-3 National Security Solutions Inc. - a government services spinoff of New York-based defense electronics firm L3 Technologies Inc. (nyse: LLL).
ACN ended down by almost 4% after reporting earnings. It's an elite business, with excellent capital allocation. Valuations aren't great, but they're becoming reasonable.
This is what happened over the last few trading days to Target corporation (nyse:TGT). We'll make the investment case that now may be the time to begin consideration of picking up this beaten-down name to capture a cheaper entry price and higher yield ...
Chevron (nyse:CVX) has lost 12% during the last 6 months, including a 4% decline this week due to the massive sell-off of the energy sector.
twitter (nyse:TWTR) remains a very perplexing investment, as user growth is offset by revenue concerns. The market wanted to dump shares at a market valuation of $12.5 billion last week, while paying double this value for the recent IPO of Snap ...
Ever since the NY Post reported in mid-May that Colgate-Palmolive Company (nyse: CL) had admitted confessed to being open to the prospect of selling itself, one legendary investor has repeatedly been mentioned in conjectural conversations - Warren ...





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