Inflation rose 5% in May 2021. But the real picture will emerge only with the data for June, which won't have to contend with the plunging prices in the early months of the pandemic.
Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) and Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ: AMD) reported great earnings results recently, but upcoming catalysts indicate there's more growth ahead. Apple started to see a lift in sales a year ago after the pandemic sent everyone scrambling for new computers and tablets in order to remain productive at home. Apple reported a record for the quarter ended in June of $81 billion in revenue, up 36% year over year.
General Electric's 1-for-8 reverse stock split is effective. Its shares open for trading Monday north of $100.
You might think that any stock handpicked by Warren Buffett and his top investment managers would be held in high regard by most investors. Several stocks in Berkshire Hathaway's (NYSE: BRK.A) (NYSE: BRK.B) portfolio are either beaten down, have bargain valuations, or both. Here are three underrated Buffett stocks that are smart buys right now.
It's my belief that if you put $50,000 to work right now in any of the following five stocks, they'd help you become a millionaire by 2040, or perhaps sooner. Don't be turned off by companies with market caps north of $100 billion. Often, businesses that have large market caps offer sustainably strong growth and/or profitability.
The market rally is near highs with buying opportunities available. Nio and other China EV makers report July sales soon.
Yes, the Required Minimum Distribution (RMD) he was going to take must be made. If that is true, you became the owner of the funds in the IRA as soon as he died as a matter of law. The RMD for 2021 is based on his age and his Dec. 31, 2020, account balance.
Medicare – health insurance that kicks in at 65 — is not free. You can unwittingly send your Medicare Part B premium – the part that covers certain doctors, outpatient care and preventive care — sky-high by poorly planning your income beginning at age 63. Medicare part B premiums are determined by the income you had two years ago, so your 2019 income determines your 2021 premiums, and your income this year will determine premiums in 2023.
Investors eyeing steady and reliable income could consider adding top-quality dividend stocks to their portfolios. Thanks to their strong earnings bases and resilient cash flow streams, dividend-paying companies are relatively immune to the economic cycles, and boost investors’ returns through higher dividend payments, even in down years. Thus, using the TipRanks Dividend Calendar, this article focuses on five stocks with a Strong Buy analyst rating consensus and an ex-dividend date in August 20
The industrial giant remains a turnaround story, but it took a step in the right direction last quarter.
The market has been on edge over the new delta variant. Here are five stocks to help blunt a worst-case scenario.
Hundreds of Chinese companies are listed on U.S. markets. China is the world's most-populous nation and the second-largest economy with a booming urban middle class and amazing entrepreneurial activity. Often dozens of Chinese stocks are among the top performers at any given time, across an array of sectors.
Warren Buffett has steered Berkshire Hathaway to incredible success since taking over as CEO in 1965. The legendary investor's belief that it pays to be greedy when others are fearful has helped power the company's success, and putting that tenet to work could help elevate your own portfolio. It's almost impossible to predict when crashes will hit with a high level of consistency, but investors can dramatically improve their long-term performance by being ready to take action when volatility hits.
In this article, we discuss the 12 best bear market stocks to buy now. If you want to skip our detailed analysis of these stocks, go directly to the 5 Best Bear Market Stocks to Buy Now. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the United States on July 28 asked Americans who […]
On CNBC's "Options Action," Mike Khouw spoke about Alibaba Group Holding Ltd - ADR (NYSE: BABA) and the risks investors are facing with the stock. Khouw named China's security and regulatory scrutiny, potential anti-trust penalties and further restrictions as risks that could lead to an earnings decline in Alibaba. The company is going to report earnings on Tuesday and the options market is implying a move of 5.1% in either direction by the end of the week. That is slightly more than its average
The uber-wealthy investor buys breakfast at McDonald’s.
Second-quarter 2021 earnings reports are rolling in -- the first full quarter in which early pandemic results from 2020 are being lapped -- and the numbers look exceptionally good. Top growth stocks didn't just get a one-time bump from COVID-19 and the rapid migration to digital transformation it set off. Many of these companies are still putting up impressive results even as they go up against tough comparable figures from last spring that were boosted from increased consumer and business activity while at home.
Nvidia chips power a future of self-driving cars and cloud gaming, while the global semiconductor market is in a supply crunch. Is Nvidia stock a good buy now?
Cardano founder Charles Hoskinson has updated the community on the upcoming updates on the Cardano (ADA) blockchain
A new revelation of a record-breaking $887 million fine in Europe follows concerns over Amazon's earnings outlook.
Robinhood Markets (NASDAQ: HOOD) completed its initial public offering on July 29, and it got off to a rocky start. It's still far too early to count the commission-free trading company out, but there may be better options available for growth-focused investors. Keith Noonan: Robinhood is posting incredible user growth, adding 5.5 million new funded accounts last quarter and bringing its total funded accounts to 18 million at the end of the period.