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
I’ll admit I am getting apprehensive about the stock market. I’ve long been a super-bull, but the last several weeks have started to change my long-term bias. I do not like what I am witnessing on a day-to-day basis in the stock market.
Stocks are definitely showing signs of topping out. Surging volatility — fueled by trade war fears and surprise interest rate spike jitters....More>>>
November is typically open enrollment time for millions who gethealth insurance, disability insurance and other benefits from an employer. If youre one of them, among your important choices is whether you want a flexible spending account and how much money to deposit.
FSAs are available through some employers as a part of benefits packages. You can spend FSA money only on qualified medical....More>>>
India’s finance minister isn’t worried about jobs being lost in the country’s manufacturing sector despite warnings that industrial robots will dramatically reduce the need for factory workers in coming decades.
“I still have faith in human ingenuity, that even when jobs are lost in certain sectors … more jobs will be created because of that increased economic....More>>>
Philip Morris International (NYSE:PM) stock has taken investors on a roller-coaster ride over the past few years. After the company seemingly overcame some fundamental challenges, its share price rose by 50% between mid-2015 and the summer of 2017. But in the year since, the tobacco giant has giv
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Wyndham Hotels & Resorts (NYSE:WH) declared a dividend on Monday, May 21st, Fidelity reports. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 15th will be given a dividend of 0.25 per share on Friday, June 29th. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 14th.
Xunlei Ltd (NASDAQ:XNET)’s share price rose 10.4% on Tuesday . The company traded as high as $15.92 and last traded at $14.15. Approximately 186,931 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, a decline of 70% from the average daily volume of 614,254 shares. The stock had previously closed