Monthly Archives: December 2017

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New York, NY, based Investment company Sanders Capital, LLC buys Alphabet Inc, PepsiCo Inc, Cabot Oil & Gas Corp, SPDR S&P 500, sells Citigroup Inc, Bank of America Corporation, JPMorgan Chase, Goldman Sachs Group Inc, MetLife Inc during the 3-months ended 2017-03-31, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Sanders Capital, LLC. As of 2017-03-31, Sanders Capital,....More>>>

Top 5 Heal Care Stocks To Watch For 2018

Source: VAALCO Energy.

Investment thesis:

Vaalco Energy (NYSE:EGY) is a small O&G producer, which owns and develops the Etame prospect offshore Gabon (please see map below). The company revenues depend essentially on these two simple elements:

Production of O&G from the offshore Gabon prospect. Calculated using a percentage called working interest. The prices....More>>>

Ion Geophysical Corp (IO) President & CEO R Brian Hanson Bought $474,381 of Shares

President & CEO of Ion Geophysical Corp (NYSE:IO) R Brian Hanson bought 36,351 shares of IO on 12/14/2017 at an average price of $13.05 a share. The total cost of this purchase was $474,381.

ION Geophysical Corp provides a variety of seismic products and services, including seismic acquisition equipment, navigation and data-management software products, seismic data processing services....More>>>

Tapping Trillions in Blockchain Profits

When you hear the name Hernando de Soto, the first person you might think about is the 16th-century Spanish conquistador who explored the southeastern U.S.

But right now what you should be thinking about is blockchains potential to remake the world economy.

Thats because the de Soto Im talking about is a Peruvian economist who has received multiple awards for his work in economics....More>>>

Wednesday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

Source: ThinkstockDecember 20, 2017: The S&P 500 closed relatively flat at 2,679.28. The DJIA closed flat at 24,726.65. Separately, the Nasdaq was flat at 6,960.96.

Wednesday again started out as a good day for the markets, but the exchanges couldnt make up their minds and ended up relatively flat for the day. While Tuesday was a small step back, Wednesday was more of a sidestep than....More>>>

Hot Bank Stocks To Invest In Right Now

While the S&P 500 (NYSEARCA:SPY) and banks grind higher post-election, few stocks have seen performance as impressive as Best Buy (NYSE:BBY). The stock has exploded higher after reporting its Q3 earnings, gaining 20% over the past 20 trading days. Unfortunately, I missed the bulk of Best Buy’s rally this year but saw an opportunity the morning of the Q3 earnings report.

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SEC Busts $1.2 Billion Ponzi Scheme Targeting Seniors

Tax Bill Drops Bomb on Alimony Payments

4 Huge Opportunities to Beat the Tax Bill

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: An Advisors Guide

The Securities and Exchange Commission on Thursday announced charges and an asset freeze against a group of unregistered funds and their owner who allegedly bilked thousands of retail investors, many of them seniors,....More>>>

CVS’s Megadeal to Change U.S. Health Care Faces Stiff Challenges

5 Big Questions About Annuities for 2018

Voya to Exit Most of Its Annuity Business

Voya to Exit Most of Its Annuity Business

Walking the aisles of a CVS drugstore, there are piled paper towels, stacked cereal boxes, and neat lines of nail polish. In the back, there’s the pharmacy.

For years, that approach has remained essentially unchanged despite a creeping reality:....More>>>

Hot Value Stocks For 2018

Investors have really liked Merck(NYSE:MRK) stock over the last 12 months, with shares jumping around 30%. Pfizer (NYSE:PFE) has performed pretty well also, but not nearly at the level of Merck. The big drugmaker’s stock is up close to 15%.

But past performance doesn’t necessarily mean much for the future. Which of these stocks is the better buy now? Here’s how Pfizer and....More>>>

Hot Bank Stocks To Watch For 2018

If bull markets are born on pessimism, grow on skepticism, mature on optimism and die on euphoria, as famed investor John Templeton once said, then recent research from Bank of America Merrill Lynch offers cause for concern.

Optimism reached its highest level on Wall Street since 2011 in June, according to strategists at BofA Merrill Lynch, including equity and quantitative strategists Savita....More>>>