HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI) stock price has come under pressure, reaching 52-week lows in the past week, which has sparked my interest to evaluate the company. HanesBrands reported revenue and earnings in-line with analyst consensus estimates for the third quarter; however, the company provided slig
Shares of Chevron (CVX) are climbing today after the oil major beat earnings forecasts, doing what ExxonMobil (XOM) couldn’t. Citigroup’s Alastair Syme explains:
Chevron3Q16 adjusted net income of $1.0 B, adjusted for asset revaluations but excluding fx effects, was ahead of consensus and Citi forecasts (c. $0.7 B), driven largely by the Downstream business.....More>>>
U.S. equities notched fresh record highs on Thursday thanks to comments from President Donald Trump that specific tax reform plans — something “phenomenal” in his words — would be announced in the next two or three weeks. This single handedly revitalized the pro-Trump dynamic on Wall Street that had faded in recent days amid political bickering, a poorly received immigration....More>>>
Retirement planning is best done at the household level.
But thats not how couples save for retirement. Instead, households sock money away for their golden years in tax-advantaged accounts 401(k)s, IRAs and the like held in the name of one individual, according to new research published by the RAND Corporation.
Whats more, the researchers discovered though it might not be a surprise....More>>>
In my post yesterday, I mentioned that investors with advisors – even run-of-the-mill ones – often do better than DIY investors, mainly because they’re following the program set by their advisor, and the advisor is following the program in which he or she was trained, which is to, well, stick with the program – in markets both good and bad.
I was reminded of this over the Thanksgiving break as I impatiently waited for that derby-winning fish to bite. As I sat there bobbing in the boat trying to stay warm in the sub-30 degree temperatures in the panhandle of northern Idaho, I realized that fishing is
The words get a lot of attention... But they're almost never true. They provoke greed and fear... And people's emotions get the better of them. Too often, they let themselves believe "this time is different." Over the past couple of days, we've talked abou
Facebook (NYSE: FB) recently began implementing its long-talked about content moderation protocols, yet at the moment, the implementation appears to be cautious, and even perhaps slightly inconsistent and confused at times too.
Facebook's cautious approach will likely serve to protect its