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5 Best No-Load Mutual Funds

3 hours 3 min ago
It comes as no surprise that no-load funds have managed to provide better returns compared to load funds so far this year.

The Albatross Of Debt: The Stock Market's $67 Trillion Nightmare

3 hours 48 min ago
The US Treasury this very week will be selling $258 billion of government debt.

Many Advanced Economies Are Operating Close To Full Capacity

4 hours 33 min ago
It is standard economic thinking that when demand exceeds supply, prices must rise.

Rising Dollar After Fed Minutes; F&O Expiry And Top Stocks In Action Today

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 23:28
Stocks in focus on Indian markets today will include Glenmark Pharma, Federal Bank, Reliance Infrastructure.

The US Is The Most Expensive Source Of Capital And It's Likely To Only Get Worse

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 22:44
The deficits facing the United States have put the nation in the unenviable position of an expensive place to go looking for capital.

Natural Gas Shakes Off A Slightly Larger Storage Withdrawal

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 22:00
Natural gas prices traded within a very tight range again today, bouncing initially after today's EIA print but declining from there into the settle.

First Solar (FSLR) Reports Narrower-Than-Expected Loss, Raises View

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 21:14
First Solar now expects 2018 revenues in the range of $2.45 billion to $2.65 billion, up from its previously-announced range.

Economic Report of the President, Table 8-2: Projected Productivity Illustrated

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 20:30
Jason Furman points us to his favorite Table 8-2 in the Economic Report of the President, 2018, released yesterday, with particular reference to the productivity assumption.

Solid Q4 Earnings Drive Insurance ETFs Outlook

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 19:48
Insurance ETFs have witnessed terrible trading over the past month due to global market rout, robust Q4 results reinvigorated confidence in the space, compelling investors to cash in on beaten down prices.

Materion Corporation: Investment Thesis

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 19:14
MTRN is estimated to earn $2/share in 2018. This gives a PE of about 25. That is high, but this is a company in growth segments of the economy. But the case for MTRN is really in its assets.

Hannon Armstrong Declines to Raise Dividend, Sets 3 Year Guidance

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 18:41
The company has simply sacrificed current income in order to better prepare for a rising interest rate environment.

Why Rate Hikes Matter This Time

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 18:05
Stocks give up much of the gains today as the fear of rising interest rates are still front and center.

Higher Rates Are Now A Headwind For US Stocks

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 17:36
The SPX is consolidating near the 50-day average, and so far it looks like the kind of market action that builds a new base. I wish I had more to offer.

Macquarie Infrastructure Plunges After Cutting Dividend

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 16:59
Shares of Macquarie Infrastructure Corporation have plunged after the company announced a 31% reduction in its dividend payout.

Hewlett Packard Beats On Bottom Line

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 16:52
Hewlett Packard reported first quarter financial results.

'Bull Trap' in Dow Jones Industrial Average

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 16:47
The Dow Jones Industrial Average finished with a 'bull trap' as it ducked below breakout support despite finishing above yesterday's close. Volume dropped as relative performance against tech indices took a marked step lower.

Herbalife Reports Fourth Quarter Reported Net Sales Growth of 4.6% and Reiterates Growth Projections for 2018

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 16:36
Herbalife Ltd. reports results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2017.

Stocks and Precious Metals Charts - The Sign of Jonah - Comex Option Expiration

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 16:25
Today was an option expiration for precious metals on the Comex. Both gold and silver were able to hold their ground.

Oil Situation - Thursday, February 22

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 16:16
US Production holding 10.27 mil BBL/Day. Inv dropped 1.6mil BBL with crude exports just over 2mil BBL/Day and Refined Pet Prods 4.7mil BBL/Day.

Natural Alternatives International - Chart Of The Day

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 16:08
Since the Trend Spotter signaled a buy on 1/18 the stock gained 13.68%.