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|Day's Range||142.79 - 143.16|
|52 Week Range||115.81 - 143.16|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.15%|
Small company stocks have lagged large so far this year. The iShares Russelll 2000 ETF (IWB) has returned more than 13% year-to-date compared to the iShares Russell 2000's (IWM) 7%, according to Bloomberg. The earnings growth difference of 10.4% between small and large companies -- the largest gap since the Great Financial Crisis -- "keeps us cautious," wrote Jefferies analyst Steven DeSanctis in a report published Monday.
Dividend strategies have drawn increasing interest from investors around the world as central banks have pursued both quantitative and qualitative easy monetary policies, keeping interest rates at what have been exceptionally low levels since 2008. But this preference isn’t entirely new; it has long been known many investors have a preference for cash dividends. From the perspective of classical financial theory, this behavior is an anomaly.
National Oilwell Varco (NOV) management identified strong US onshore activity and weak offshore energy exploration and production activity as the drivers behind its changing revenue mix in 2Q17. In the…...
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Baker Hughes’s (BHGE) CFO (cash from operating activities) remained negative in 2Q17, continuing its negative cash flow trend in 1Q17.
International equity ETFs listed in the U.S. have already attracted $104 billion in fresh net assets so far this year. That makes it the most popular asset class with U.S. investors looking to foreign equities for outsized gains relative to the U.S. stock market. And for the most part, and deliver outperformance is what they’ve done.
National Oilwell Varco’s (NOV) management expressed concern over upstream energy companies’ lower capex spending, which is negative for the oilfield services companies.
In this article, we’ll look Wall Street analysts’ recommendations for Weatherford International (WFT) as of June 7, 2017.
A major problem for the first formal asset pricing model developed by financial economists, the CAPM, is that while it predicts a positive relation between risk and return, empirical studies have found the actual relation to be flat, or even negative.
On May 9, 2017, Boston Scientific (BSX) announced the FDA approval of its Resonate family of products, including its ICD and CRT-D systems.
National Oilwell Varco’s (NOV) net debt increased 4% in 1Q17 over 1Q16. Its net debt amounted to ~$1.7 billion in 1Q17.
National Oilwell Varco’s (NOV) management identified the requirement for rig upgrades for the small and large upstream players.
This article is part of a regular series of thought leadership pieces from some of the more influential ETF strategists in the money management industry. Today's article is by Ben Lavine, chief investment officer of 3D Asset Management based in East Hartford, Connecticut
In March, State Street Global Advisors’ SPDR SSGA Gender Diversity Index ETF (SHE) took home five awards from the annual ETF.com Awards, more than any fund before.
National Oilwell Varco’s (NOV) total debt decreased ~18% in 4Q16 over 4Q15. Its cash and marketable securities decreased 31% during the same period.
On March 1, ~71% of the analysts tracking Weatherford International rated it as a “buy,” ~20% rated it as a “hold,” and the rest rated it as a “sell.”
For fiscal 1Q17, AMAT expects its non-GAAP (generally accepted accounting principles) gross margin to rise 43.8% from 43.7% in fiscal 4Q16.