The year 2016 was a wild ride for equity and bond investors alike. Stocks surged, making the March 2009 v-bottom low into a bull market that is now almost 8 years old. A Donald Trump victory as President has made the investing community to look for lower taxes, lower regulation, pro-business initiatives, and what could be a bumpy ride unwinding many of the Obama administration policies. The market....More>>>
President Trump’s initial budget framework would slash programs for seniors and younger people with disabilities, especially those aiming to remain at home rather than move to a nursing home or other residential care. Combined with the House GOP’s proposed health plan, it may severely limit access to federally-funded medical care, personal assistance, and other supports and services.
On Thursday, our Under the Radar Movers newsletter suggested going long on small cap asset management services stock Institutional Financial Markets (NYSEMKT: IFMI):
We think we’re catching Institutional Financial Markets right at the onset of a wave of bullishness; our clues are….”
….IFMI is a trade we’re taking on as a short-term position, but would....More>>>
Comfort Systems USA, Inc (“FIX”, or the “company”) provides mechanical contracting services, primarily HVAC, plumbing, as well as off-site construction, electrical, monitoring and fire protection. The company has performed well over the last several years, with good revenue growth and margin expansion. FIX and its peers have spoken about increased demand for their products....More>>>
People who understand how balance transfers work can use them to pay down debt while paying less (or nothing at all!) in interest.
People who go in blindly, however, risk coming out in worse financial shape than they came in, building up high-interest credit card balances greater than what they started with.
Here are two things everyone should know before applying for a balance transfer....More>>>