First Republic Investment Management Inc. lifted its stake in BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) by 2.7% in the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 63,290 shares of the asset manager’s stock after purchasing an additiona
Top female athletes often face a choice between motherhood and athletics, but women competitors and their sponsors are changing that narrative.
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The S&P 500 Index continued climbing higher last week to notch up a new all-time high. Investors remain encouraged by a strong start to earnings season and signs the economy remains on solid ground. News of higher payouts from several dividend stocks didn’t hurt, either.
In total, seven notable dividend stocks increased their payouts over the last week, including two energy companies,....More>>>
Crescent Point Energy Corp. triumphed over activist investor Cation Capital Inc., with all of the oil producer’s board nominees winning approval from shareholders after a rancorous proxy battle.
Cation nominees Dallas Howe and Herbert Pinder each garnered more than 100 million votes but still fell about 30 million votes shy of the nearest company nominees, Calgary-based Crescent Point....More>>>
It’s been an eventful week in the financial markets. Wells Fargo’s (NYSE:WFC) scandals are in the headlines (again), the two largest investment banks reported excellent earnings, and there’s another data breach consumers should know about.
In this episode of Industry Focus: Financials, host Michael Douglass and Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel bring you up to speed on all....More>>>
FirstEnergy Corp (NYSE:FE) is one of 69 companies within the Electric Utilities GICS industry group, which is in turn part of the 116 company GICS Utilities sector. FE has a market value of $13.1 billion which is in the top half of its industry group. The ranking for FE by Portfolio Grader places it 33 among the 69 companies in this industry group, putting it in the second quartile; in the top half....More>>>
Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) filed for its initial public offering 16 years ago. It has gone on to become one of the stock market's most dramatic success stories, soaring from a valuation of less than $500 million in 2002 to over $140 billion today.
PVRs Q4FY18 revenue, EBITDA and PAT stood higher than our estimate, largely driven by increase in advertising income and ATP. Key positives: i) 31% YoY growth in LTL advertising income, the highest in past nine quarters; ii) 9% YoY LTL ATP growth;
Abeona Therapeutics (NASDAQ:ABEO) issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.18) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.19) by $0.01, Bloomberg Earnings reports. Abeona Therapeutics had a negative re
Most small-cap biotech quarterly earnings releases are irrelevant and provide very little insight beyond a vague program update and a quick snap shot of cash burn. In fact, most small biotech firms don't even hold quarterly conference calls, because they have no new data or information to releas