|Bid||290.16 x 1800|
|Ask||290.17 x 1000|
|Day's Range||289.07 - 290.23|
|52 Week Range||233.76 - 293.94|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.00|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.09%|
Can Berkshire Hathaway Play Catch-Up with the S&P 500 This Year?Berkshire HathawayBerkshire Hathaway (BRK-B) has an enviable long-term track record compared to the S&P 500 (SPY). Berkshire outperformed the S&P 500 by a wide margin of
Steel Earnings Start on a Somber Note with Steel Dynamics' Miss(Continued from Prior Part)US steel stocks US steel stocks are having a somber year so far. While the year started off well for steel stocks, they’ve seen selling pressures this month.
Key Macro Updates: Growth, Central Banks, and Earnings(Continued from Prior Part)Resilient earningsLast year, several observers raised concerns that corporate earnings growth could disappoint in 2019. However, so far, the first-quarter earnings
Will Muggia of Westfield Capital Management discusses Lululemon, Palo Alto Networks and other mid-cap stocks.
Dalio’s Bridgewater Warns about Peak Margins—Should You Care?(Continued from Prior Part)Margins on the verge of reversion In its research, Bridgewater Associates has argued that the current margins in the US corporate (DIA) (QQQ) sector aren’t
Key Macro Updates: Growth, Central Banks, and Earnings(Continued from Prior Part)Fed Last month, the Federal Reserve surprised markets by forecasting no rate hikes for this year. In December, the Fed projected two rate hikes for 2019. Ready to put
Key Events in the Energy Sector Last Week(Continued from Prior Part)Energy subsector ETFsIn the week ending April 18, major energy subsector ETFs had the following performances:The VanEck Vectors Oil Services ETF (OIH) rose 0.3%.The VanEck Vectors
Dalio’s Bridgewater Warns about Peak Margins—Should You Care?(Continued from Prior Part)A turning point for corporate margins? In its research, Bridgewater Associates has presented several arguments to support its view that current US corporate
Bill Ackman Thanks Warren Buffett for His Fund’s Comeback in 2019(Continued from Prior Part)Bill Ackman thanks Warren Buffett Bill Ackman has made a huge comeback in 2019. His fund, Pershing Square, is up 40% year-to-date. He credits this comeback
Key Macro Updates: Growth, Central Banks, and EarningsAnalystsTowards the end of 2018, most analysts looked bearish on the global economy as well as financial markets. The pessimism wasn’t totally unfounded. The tax-cut-fueled stimulus was fast
Raymond James' Take: Can the Bull Run Continue?(Continued from Prior Part)Raymond James versus Morgan StanleyJeffrey Saut, Raymond James’ chief investment strategist, told CNBC that the stock markets (SPY) could rally to fresh highs. His opinion
The U.S. Treasury 10-Year yield rose to 2.614% on April 17 as the Federal Reserve allowed $4 billion in Treasuries to roll off its balance sheet.
Key Events in the Energy Sector Last WeekUS crude oil last weekOn April 12–18, US crude oil June futures rose 0.1% and closed at $64 per barrel. Profit-booking and concerns surrounding possible production cut extensions into the second half of
Dalio’s Bridgewater Warns about Peak Margins—Should You Care?Bridgewater Associates In a published report, the world’s largest hedge fund, Bridgewater Associates, warned about peak US (SPY) (DIA) profit margins. As reported by CNBC,
Raymond James' Take: Can the Bull Run Continue?Stock markets’ remarkable recoveryThe stock markets have had a remarkable recovery since the fourth-quarter sell-off. Year-to-date, the S&P 500 (SPY) and the Dow Jones Industrial Average Index
Newmont and Goldcorp Merge, Form World’s Largest Gold Company(Continued from Prior Part)World’s largest gold-mining company The completion of the Newmont Mining (NEM) and Goldcorp (GG) merger on April 18 created the world’s largest gold
What is an S&P Fund? In 1976, registered investment advisor behemoth Vanguard introduced individual investors to the nations's first mutual fund designed to mimic the S&P 500 Index. Some twenty years later, the first exchange-traded fund (ETF) was launched, which similarly tracked the S&P 500 Index.
Choosing the right indicators can be a daunting task for novice traders. It’s a much easier process when they focus their effects into five categories.
We look at the differences in investing in an S&P 500 and the Russell 2000 exchange-traded fund, and when to choose the one over the other.
Netflix Beats Analysts’ Q1 Estimates, Weak Guidance Disappoints(Continued from Prior Part)Competition grows for Netflix Netflix (NFLX) has been struggling to grow its US paid subscriber base for several quarters. In the first quarter, Netflix