You may be hearing that rising interest rates will hurt the value of real estate investment trusts. While the news bites make it sound simple, the real story has a lot more detail, explains Tim Plaehn, editor of The Dividend Hunter.
Berkshire Hills Bancorp (NYSE: BHLB) and Southern Missouri Bancorp (NASDAQ:SMBC) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations, dividends, risk, valuatio
A little over a year ago, Iberdrola (Madrid: IBE) combined its US generation assets with UIL Holdings to form Avangrid (AGR), notes utility sector expert Roger Conrad, editor of Conrad’s Utility Investor.
But Avangrid adopted conservative financial policies that may have turned off some equity investors. Despite guidance for 8 to 10 percent compound annual growth in net income....More>>>
Have you ever messed something up and wish you could hit the redo or erase button? Or wished you could travel back in time to change something? We have all had these situations in our life and it can even happen with retirement.
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The trade war that is, with U.S. tariffs kicking in as promised just after the clock struck midnight, and China apparently making good on its own promise to match. Even if this was all well-telegraphed, the reality may still be a bit tough to digest for Wall Street.
Palo Alto Networks (NYSE:PANW) is a top stock to watch. The company responsible for creating and terming the Next-Generation Firewall (NGFW) market back in 2005 is now busy impressing the market with its platform-based approach and hybrid SaaS model. Although shares tanked in November/December (f
By now, most real estate market observers have noted that it's not a good time to be a realtor. Existing home sales have been on the wane for several consecutive months, driven by a confluence of factors. Tight supply is the main one: homeowners are choosing to hold onto their properties for long