|Bid||107.97 x 800|
|Ask||110.57 x 800|
|Day's Range||109.64 - 110.12|
|52 Week Range||92.04 - 110.12|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.18%|
In fiscal 1Q18, Medtronic (MDT) reported ~26.9% of operating margin on a constant currency basis. This represented year-over-year growth of ~50 basis points.
Schlumberger (SLB), Weatherford International (WFT), and Halliburton (HAL) saw higher revenues from North America in 2Q17 compared to a year earlier.
The U.S. stock market has risen broadly over the past eight months, but much of the trading action over that period has been concentrated in just two sectors: financials and technology.
The total size of the US ETF (VOO) (IWD) industry rose 32% in 2016 to $2.8 trillion due to continued improvement in markets during the period.
After 146 years, the Greatest Show on Earth, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus took its final bow. The lions, tigers and bears, along with an army of circus performers and technicians, end a tradition that first had its roots in 1871 under showman P. T. Barnum. Washington and its legion of ferocious political animals are here to entertain you with a series of shows on Capitol Hill that’s likely to run for years.
Since the previous Fed meeting in March, where the Fed announced a 0.25% rate hike, equity markets (IWV) around the globe remained dovish.
In the past year, Schlumberger’s (SLB) North America revenues declined 14%. In 1Q17, SLB’s revenues from North America totaled 28% of its total revenues.
In the last decade, value investing has not worked very well, consistently underperforming growth. That performance is a reminder of just how cyclical factors can be, and how important time horizon is when you are trying to capture a risk premium. Consider the performance of one of the largest value ETFs, the Vanguard Value Index Fund (VTV), relative to its growth counterpart, the Vanguard Growth Index Fund (VUG), in the past 10 years:
Halliburton’s (HAL) Completion and Production segment's revenue improved a phenomenal 3.9x in operating income in 1Q17 over 1Q16.
When the value factor and the related exchange-traded funds rebounded last year, investors were reminded that value stocks had been on a surprisingly long streak of lagging growth equivalents. Actually, ...
Wall Street analysts expect Fairmount Santrol (FMSA) to see the highest EBITDA growth in 1Q17 compared to 4Q16 in our group of select OFS companies.
In this article, we'll discuss Halliburton’s 2016 value drivers. From 4Q15 to 4Q16, Halliburton’s Drilling and Evaluation (or D&E) segment's revenue fell 22%.
In 2016, National Oilwell Varco (NOV) reduced its dividend sharply in order to respond to upstream companies’ lower capex spending.
Right out of the gate stocks marched higher this month picking up where January left off. The broadcast and print media both point to the animal spirits unleashed following the election, and to be fair, some of the rhetoric is true. However, when you dig deep that’s not the entire story.
The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Guggenheim S&P 500 Pure Value, iShares S&P 500 Value Index, Vanguard S&P 500 Value Index, SPDR S&P 500 Value and Powershares Fundamental Pure Large Value