Element Capital Management LLC acquired a new stake in LTX-Credence Co. common stock (NASDAQ:XCRA) during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor acquired 12,132 shares of the semiconductor company̵
May 12, 2017: Markets opened mixed Friday following lackluster earnings results from two more retailers, Penney’s and Nordstrom. Investors are also concerned that the turmoil in the Trump administration will delay the President’s promised tax cut package. Utilities and tech stocks traded higher while industrials provided the biggest drag. WTI crude oil for June delivery settled at $47.84....More>>>
2016 was a surprising year… It was the eighth year of this bull market. But that didn't slow things down. U.S. stocks jumped 12%. Oil prices soared by 45%. And gold had a wild ride, eventually ending the year up 9%. With all that happening, you might have missed the major boom that happened in our neighbor to the north… Canada. Canadian stocks had a fantastic....More>>>
Class I total traffic continued to accelerate during April of 2017. Overall performance was up 6.5 percent versus last year. Compared to last month's seven percent performance, this reflected a 50-basis point (bps) decline.
It should be noted that all carload and intermodal unit
Travelers Cos. Inc. (NYSE:TRV) stock is in rally mode following its just-reported earnings. What is interesting is that this rally comes despite our expectation of a massive hit from catastrophe losses stemming from the brutal California wildfires that raged on essentially the entire quarter. Nat
Hi-Crush Partners LP (HCLP) had a better than expected earnings report that bore the brunt of receding rail issues that didn't stop the company's massive free cash flow. Oil prices have two upcoming potential catalysts that might drive West Texas Crude oil prices over $70 a barrel while the compa
To buy and hold stocks for a lifetime isn't easy. You should not only be able to ignore the day-to-day meanderings of the stock market but be headstrong to cut through the noise and hold on to your conviction, year after year.
Investing for really long periods of time, however, becomes ea