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
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Im upending this columns usual question-and-answer format and posing a question of my own to the experts this week. In a couple of days, I turn 30. Besides pondering the existential stuff (Am I where I thought Id be? Did I wear enough crop tops when I was 22?), I want to know this: What should I focus on financially in the coming decade?
Dow futures traded four points off Tuesday’s closing as the first week of earnings season drew to a close. One of today’s biggest market movers is likely to be General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) – the U.S. conglomerate appears to have turned a corner after a year plagued by legal and financial challenges, which forced the firm to divest about $20 billion in assets.
When a new, game-changing product receives FDA approval, the company receiving the approval typically has an exit plan – whether that is distribution with a larger company to fund development, an outright sale of the company, or a plan for direct commercialization. Occasionally, a company does zero of these actions, and it remains in operations for a few years. Such is the case with Rockwell....More>>>
For every investor hoping to find the next Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A) success story, there remains a real question if one would even be able to identify the company in its infancy if they saw it being formed. Biglari Holdings, Inc. (BH) remains a controversial investment opportunity that has taken on many familiar attributes of the greater “BH.” Yet, there remains a cloudy haze over....More>>>
Philip Morris International (NYSE:PM) stock has taken investors on a roller-coaster ride over the past few years. After the company seemingly overcame some fundamental challenges, its share price rose by 50% between mid-2015 and the summer of 2017. But in the year since, the tobacco giant has giv
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Wyndham Hotels & Resorts (NYSE:WH) declared a dividend on Monday, May 21st, Fidelity reports. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 15th will be given a dividend of 0.25 per share on Friday, June 29th. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 14th.
Xunlei Ltd (NASDAQ:XNET)’s share price rose 10.4% on Tuesday . The company traded as high as $15.92 and last traded at $14.15. Approximately 186,931 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, a decline of 70% from the average daily volume of 614,254 shares. The stock had previously closed