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
For years, Facebook has been trying to copy Snapchat. On Wednesday, the CEO of Snapchat’s parent company finally responded.
During Snap’s (SNAP) first earnings call as a public company, CEO Evan Spiegel was asked by an analyst if Facebook’s fierce competition scares him. Spiegel laughed and then launched into a biting response.
In a recent study we used the National Retirement Risk Index (NRRI), which mea卢sures the percentage of working-age households who are at risk of being financially unprepared for retirement, to see whether people know if they are at risk.
The NRRI calculates for each of todays working households in the Federal Reserves Survey of Consumer Finances (SCF) a replacement rate projected retirement....More>>>
A couple of articles back ("IPOs This Week: 4/30/18") in this 'series' of mine, I mentioned how the first quarter of 2018 has been the strongest quarter, in terms of proceeds, for IPOs in the last 3 years. But how are IPOs performing on a larger time scale?
24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of a few major companies scheduled to report their quarterly results this coming week. The broad markets have pulled back handily from their all-time highs over the past two weeks. However, strong earnings showing from these stocks could help the mark