|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||0.00 x 0|
|Day's Range||73.60 - 74.35|
|52 Week Range||57.21 - 79.07|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.62%|
Will Qualcomm Acquire NXP—Or Be Acquired by Broadcom? As its licensing disputes with Apple and another unidentified customer have pulled down Qualcomm’s (QCOM) revenue significantly, the chip supplier likely needs to resolve its licensing disputes in order to boost earnings and fend off a hostile takeover by Broadcom (AVGO). On January 31, 2018, Qualcomm amended its patent licensing with Samsung (SSNLF), showing investors that it can resolve disputes with a customer without the help of Broadcom.
Will Qualcomm Acquire NXP—Or Be Acquired by Broadcom? Qualcomm (QCOM) opposes a takeover bid by Broadcom (AVGO) because it feels the latter’s management may not give justice to its transformative 5G opportunity. Qualcomm also believes that Broadcom’s board lacks experience in handling the business risk during the pendency of regulatory review.
Major exchange-traded funds that track emerging-market equities soared on Tuesday, in a partial recovery from a massive multiday drop.
At CES (Consumer Electronics Show) 2018, Intel (INTC) gave the audience a glimpse of a virtual world where everything is immersive. At CES 2018, Intel’s chief executive officer, Brian Krzanich, showcased the company’s efforts in immersive media such as the use of its True VR technology in sports arenas.
The North American Trade Agreement, also known as NAFTA, may crumble if a deal between the three member countries is not reached in the coming months. Combined with the U.S. government shutdown, the NAFTA debacle put pressure on the U.S. dollar, which took first place in the list. Canada took second place in the list as the nation’s central bank raised interest rates. Platinum has been on a tear lately, taking third place, while consumer discretionary equities and South Korea close out the list. Check out our previous trends edition at Trending: Bonds Under Pressure as Investors Move to Equities.
The decision to buy bitcoin is based on one’s own investment goals, time horizon and risk tolerance. Technology investments are often appropriate for aggressive investors with a long-term time horizon. Digital assets represent a new kind of technology, but they are mainly unproven.
Will the Choppy Waters Continue for Cryptocurrency Market? The market capitalization of ripple has also deteriorated to about $48 billion as compared to the $100 billion during the beginning of 2018 when prices peaked. Investors likely got wary of the decline in the cryptocurrency market (ARKW), which has undoubtedly added to the overall perception of the volatility of cryptocurrencies in general. Plus, the US government shutdown further could have added to the uncertainty of the digital currencies.
This article was originally published on ETF Trends.com. The iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF (NYSEArca: EWY) gained about three-quarters of a percent last week, but stocks in Asia's fourth-largest ...
About $200 billion was wiped off the total market capitalization of the cryptocurrency market due to the recent fall in cryptocurrency prices. By the evening, the market cap was close to $450 billion. Etherum, the second-largest cryptocurrency, was trading at $907.30, a fall of 4% during the past week.
Stock markets around the world rallied in 2017. Asian equities, in particular, grabbed investors' attention in 2017, as they have been outperforming other markets.
While the Nasdaq has ripped a gain of more than 25% this year, many foreign markets have done even better than the leading U.S. index, making foreign ETFs a winning asset class in 2017.
Investors are assuming five potential financial market risks for 2018. Here are the countries that will lose the most money if any of those come to pass.
South Korea is under threat of war from a nuclear-equipped North Korean government, but you wouldn't know it from the chart of iShares MSCI South Korea Capped.
ETFdb.com analyzes the search patterns of our visitors each week. By sharing these trends with our readers, we hope to provide insights into what the financial world is concerned about and how to position your portfolio.
Shares of companies with ties to U.S. defense spending, including Lockheed Martin (LMT) and Boeing (BA), fell on Monday despite newly intensified rhetoric from North Korea regarding the possibility of war with the U.S.