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
It would be fair to say biotech has had an interesting time of it over the course of the past 15 months. Except, of course, that biotech always has an interesting time of it. The go big or go home sector of the market attracts speculators, scientists, and unsavory characters, but also attracts people hoping for critical improvements to their healthcare options.
When John Milligan speaks, people listen — especially if they’re Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD) shareholders.
The big biotech’s CEO and its CFO Robin Washington sat down to field questions at the RBC Capital Markets 2017 Healthcare Conference in New York City on Wednesday. Milligan spoke directly to some of the most pressing concerns for Gilead shareholders. Here are three....More>>>
I have recently started to regularly write for Seeking Alpha, and being a deep value investor, I end up commenting a lot on either energy stocks or retailers. And Guess? (NYSE:GES) is one of my best picks out of the retailers that I have recently commented on.
Like a lot of retailers, it is struggling in this downturn and it is highly cyclical. Nevertheless, at the....More>>>
Friday was a mixed day for the stock market; the Dow Jones Industrials fell slightly even as the S&P 500 (SNPINDEX:^GSPC) and Nasdaq Composite finished higher. The S&P 500’s gains of about a fifth of a percent were propelled in part by favorable economic data showing that retail sales climbed by 0.6% in December, driven by strong performance in the automotive sector. Solid bank earnings....More>>>
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