If you’re planning on filing your federal income tax return in the next few days, you’re not alone: statistically, about a quarter of all returns are mailed in the last week of tax season. No matter how close to the wire you get, as long as your return is postmarke
People protest in front of Ocwen's offices. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
Billionaire Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross spent nearly two years on Ocwen Financial's board of directors after selling Homeward Residential to the once soaring St. Croix, Virgin Islands-based mortgage servic
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Viper Energy (NASDAQ:VNOM) is an MLP that owns mineral and royalty interests and is 75% owned by Diamondback Energy (NASDAQ:FANG). It is one of the cleanest and easiest to understand MLPs in the energy space. The business model is simple: the company collects royalty checks on its mineral/royalty acreage (averaging 9.1% of revenue of the oil and gas produced) and has few overhead....More>>>
Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ:CERN) is a provider of health information technology (hit), devices, hardware and especially after-sales services around its products. The company profits from the big fundamental trend of digitization in combination with an improving health care system. Normally, I prefer distressed stories like already published before, but CERN is offering from my point of view a really....More>>>
February 7, 2017: Markets opened higher Tuesday and dipped very near the red zone before bouncing back up. The energy sector is the day’s big loser while consumer staples and technology kept the major indexes in the green. WTI crude oil for March delivery settled at $52.17 a barrel, down about 1.6% on the day. April gold added 0.3% on the day to settle at $1,236.10. Equities were headed for....More>>>
Two new companies joined the IPO pipeline during the first week of 2017. Blackstone’s Invitation Homes (INVH), the the nation’s largest owner of single-family houses, filed for an IPO that we estimate will raise $1.5 billion or more. As a JOBS Act filer, the REIT could begin trading as early as the week of January 30. Following a string of recent filings from the energy sector, founder-owned....More>>>
Welcome to another installment of "3 Things in Biotech You Should Learn Today." In this episode, we're going to consider the news of a few "out there" technologies, namely CRISPR gene editing and tumor-treating fields. Then, we'll come back to something a little closer to conventional.
Comcast's (NASDAQ:CMCSA)Fate of the Furiousis already a record-breaker and is on its way to becoming one of the fastest movies to pass $1 billion in global ticket sales. The picture delivered the best-ever global opening, bringing in $532 million in its first weekend and unseating Disney's S
That's one of the hottest questions on the Internet today (Tuesday). Search results for this query spiked 87% on Google between 9:00 a.m. and 9:25 a.m. this morning – from 55,000 searches to 432,000 in the span of 25 minutes.
Primecap Management Company is an under-the-radar adviser that doesn’t talk to the media. But it did something no other tracked fund did: it bought Tesla for less than $30 a share in 2011 and hung on to it through the stock’s explosion this year. That’s an estimated gain of 469%