The U.S. consumer still struggles under the weight of sluggish employment growth and stagnant wages. Here are three dollar stores flourishing in the current environment.
Less gambling, more real business.
Before running to your broker following the announcement of a new CEO, here are a couple things to watch at Chesapeake.
Japan's been undertaking an aggressive monetary, but is the country risking disaster?
After slaying many of its remaining legal liabilities, many investors are wondering whether this may mark the beginning of a rally in Bank of America's stock.
Manufacturing conglomerate General Electric and oil and gas supermajor ExxonMobil square off in a battle of dividend fundamentals.
Billionaire Seth Klarman has over 20% of his public equity portfolio invested in this oil and gas company, let's see which one it is.
Chuck Akre, the famous value investors, has managed to generate a sweet annualized return of 11.2% in the past ten years, nearly four times higher than the S&P 500’s annualized return of only 3%. Chuck Akre loves to purchase quality businesses, which have the potential to compound capital at very high rates. In the first quarter 2013, he increased his positions in Colfax Corporation by nearly 33% to more than 1.6 million shares. As of March 2013, Colfax accounted for 4.3% of his total portfolio. Is Colfax a good investment opportunity? Let’s find out.
With the overall markets in a downward slide, the bank and its peers are also headed south.
As of late, this activist has had a couple of big wins. He's now setting his sights on another stock.
This asset-light company as a huge advantage over its suppliers.
Hedge fund manager Daniel Loeb wants Sony to spin off its entertainment division, giving the electronics wing more free reign. With the company lagging, breaking up may not be so hard to do.
Simple formulas can equal monster returns.
The media focus has turned to Apple's taxes, not its products, and that's the worry for Apple faithful.
This billionaire hedge fund manager has taken a couple of key positions in his latest activist campaign.
The big buys of the known hedge fund Appaloosa Management in the latest quarter consist of two life insurance companies, a cable giant, and an oil drilling company. Take a quick peek and get some investment insights.
International markets reassert their influence on the U.S. economy.