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Finance Tech, Trading

Bank stocks are soaring, but now it’s time to go for quality

October 11, 2017

Via: Market Watch

It’s not too late to buy bank stocks, which have shot up in the past few weeks, but you had better stick with quality companies to lower your risk. Bank earnings season is about to begin, and most of the […]


Industries, Retail & Wholesale

Nordstrom Talks to Go Private Could Be in Trouble

October 2, 2017

Via: TheStreet

Shares of Nordstrom, Inc. (JWN – Get Report) tumbled over 5% in premarket trading Monday, Oct. 2, after insiders said talks to take the Seattle-based retailer private could be in danger of failing, according to the New York Post. The […]


Finance Tech, Trading

This Is Why Stocks Are on Track for Their Best September Since 2013

September 29, 2017

Via: TheStreet

Stocks are on track to buck the historical declines we typically see in September, with the major indices expected to post their best September since 2013. “I think the old adage is the market likes to frustrate the most people,” […]


Finance Tech, Liquidity

The ‘death rate’ of America’s biggest companies is surging

September 22, 2017

Via: Business Insider

Savor the time you have with the companies in the S&P 500, because in 10 years, half of them will be replaced. The length of time large-cap stocks have spent in the benchmark index has been declining, from 33 years […]


Finance Tech, Trading

‘Dangerous volatility’ is inciting flashbacks to the financial crisis

September 13, 2017

Via: Business Insider

Markets around the world have been grappling with historically low volatility for some time now. And Societe Generale thinks they’re finally due for a reckoning. In fact, the situation has gotten so untenous that it’s reminding the firm of the […]


Financial Services, Industries

Delta rolls out new no-fee AmEx amid hot airline credit card market

September 6, 2017

Via: USA TODAY

Delta Air Lines is rolling out a new frequent-flier credit card with no annual fee, part of an effort to court new customers in the increasingly lucrative market for airline-branded credit cards. The new “Blue Delta SkyMiles Credit Card” will […]


Finance Tech, Industries, Retail & Wholesale, Trading

Sprouts drops nearly 10% as Amazon cuts prices at Whole Foods

August 29, 2017

Via: CNBC

Shares of Sprouts Farmers Market and other grocery stocks fell again Monday as Amazon.com rolled out price cuts at Whole Foods stores. Sprouts fell nearly 10 percent, Supervalu lost more than 2 percent and Target fell 1 percent. Wal-Mart closed […]


Industries, Retail & Wholesale

Amazon is cutting prices at Whole Foods

August 25, 2017

Via: USA TODAY

Following the news that Amazon.com’s acquisition of Whole Foods Market received FTC approval, Amazon announced that it is striving to make Whole Foods more affordable for the average consumer. While stressing the same high standards and values will be maintained, […]


Financial Services, Industries

Wells Fargo raises its year-end S&P 500 target

August 23, 2017

Via: CNBC

Wells Fargo raised its year-end S&P 500 price target citing strong overseas growth and strong second-quarter earnings. The new forecast still calls for lower prices from here. “Earlier this year, we had concerns that investors might fret over potential for […]


Financial Services, Industries

These 17 US companies have the biggest piles of cash

August 22, 2017

Via: Business Insider

American companies are hoarding cash like crazy. In the second quarter of 2017, twenty-four of the largest American companies are holding on to a whopping $1.01 trillion in cash reserves, up 1.63% from the first quarter, according to analysis of […]