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  • Should China Shenhua Energy Company Limited (HKG:1088) Be Part Of Your Dividend Portfolio?
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    Simply Wall St.

    Should China Shenhua Energy Company Limited (HKG:1088) Be Part Of Your Dividend Portfolio?

    Dividends play a key role in compounding returns over time and can form a large part of our portfolio return. Historically, China Shenhua Energy Company Limited (HKG:1088) has paid dividends to shareholders, and these days it yields 5.6%. Let's dig deeper into whether China Shenhua Energy should have a place in your portfolio.

  • Price of Gold Fundamental Daily Forecast – Supported by Lower Treasury Yields, Weaker U.S. Dollar
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    FX Empire

    Price of Gold Fundamental Daily Forecast – Supported by Lower Treasury Yields, Weaker U.S. Dollar

    Gold futures are trading higher on Tuesday as investors continue to gauge the movement in the U.S. Dollar which is being influenced today by forecasts of a weaker global economy. With the market hovering near a three-week low, investors are trying to decide which safe-haven asset to choose from, the U.S. Dollar or gold. Also helping to underpin gold are falling U.S. Treasury yields and lower demand for higher-yielding assets.

  • Is HCI Group, Inc.'s (NYSE:HCI) ROE Of 20% Impressive?
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    Simply Wall St.

    Is HCI Group, Inc.'s (NYSE:HCI) ROE Of 20% Impressive?

    Does HCI Group Have A Good ROE? Arguably the easiest way to assess company's ROE is to compare it with the average in its industry. Importantly, this is far from a perfect measure, because companies differ significantly within the same industry classification.

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    Markit

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about BB&T Corp.

    Over the last one-month, outflows of investor capital in ETFs holding BBT totaled $1.32 billion. Additionally, the rate of outflows appears to be accelerating. PMI by IHS Markit | Neutral According to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Financials sector is rising.

  • Can NVIDIA Recover in 2019?
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    Motley Fool

    Can NVIDIA Recover in 2019?

    NVIDIA's forward P/E is also 20, meaning the market doesn't believe the company will grow its earnings at all in the coming year. Has the hate gone too far, and is the current swoon a buying opportunity? A bad crypto hangover NVIDIA's stock is suffering from many of the same headwinds plaguing all semiconductor companies, including a severe slowdown in the Chinese economy and cloud spending due to the U.S.-China trade war.

  • IBM Beats Q4 Earnings Expectations But Concerns Still Linger
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    Yahoo Finance Video

    IBM Beats Q4 Earnings Expectations But Concerns Still Linger

    IBM shares jump on Q4 Earnings & cloud outlook. Yahoo Finance's Jackie DeAngelis & Seana Smith discuss.

  • Analysts Estimate Invesco (IVZ) to Report a Decline in Earnings: What to Look Out for
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    Zacks

    Analysts Estimate Invesco (IVZ) to Report a Decline in Earnings: What to Look Out for

    The market expects Invesco (IVZ) to deliver a year-over-year decline in earnings on lower revenues when it reports results for the quarter ended December 2018. This widely-known consensus outlook is important in assessing the company's earnings picture, but a powerful factor that might influence its near-term stock price is how the actual results compare to these estimates. The earnings report, which is expected to be released on January 30, 2019, might help the stock move higher if these key numbers are better than expectations.

  • John Kerry: President Trump Should Resign
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    Fortune

    John Kerry: President Trump Should Resign

    Former Secretary of State John Kerry has a simple message for President Donald Trump: “Resign. Sitting on a panel at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland Tuesday, Kerry first struggled for words when asked what he would say to the president if he were sitting opposite him. I can't play that—I just…” he began.

  • How Much is The Habit Restaurants, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:HABT) CEO Getting Paid?
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    Simply Wall St.

    How Much is The Habit Restaurants, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:HABT) CEO Getting Paid?

    In 2014 Russ Bendel was appointed CEO of The Habit Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ:HABT). This analysis aims first to contrast CEO compensation with other companies that have similar market capitalization. Third, we'll reflect on the total return to shareholders over three years, as a second measure of business performance.

  • Why Connecticut Water Service, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:CTWS) Return On Capital Employed Might Be A Concern
    Business
    Simply Wall St.

    Why Connecticut Water Service, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:CTWS) Return On Capital Employed Might Be A Concern

    Today we'll look at Connecticut Water Service, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTWS) and reflect on its potential as an investment. In particular, we'll consider its Return On Capital Employed (ROCE), as that can give us insight into how profitably the company is able to employ capital in its business. First up, we'll look at what ROCE is and how we calculate it.

  • Jabil launches new offering, opens Minnesota innovation center
    Business
    American City Business Journals

    Jabil launches new offering, opens Minnesota innovation center

    Jabil is adding a new manufacturing solution to its ever-growing list of innovations as it continues its reach into the 3D printing market. The St. Petersburg-based global product company on Tuesday launched Jabil Engineered Materials, a solution for developing, validating and bringing engineered materials for additive manufacturing to the market. The launch of the materials, which will be developed at the company's newly opened Materials Innovation Center in Minnesota, was prompted by customer demand and Jabil's growing 3D printing division.

  • Why Vipshop Stock Jumped Today
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    Motley Fool

    Why Vipshop Stock Jumped Today

    The stock's rise was probably primarily driven by an analyst upgrade for the stock, as the analyst named Vipshop one of his top stock picks. So what KeyBanc analyst Hans Chung gave Vipshop stock an "overweight" rating, up one sector-weight rating. In addition, the analyst gave the stock a $10 12-month price target, representing 41% upside from where the stock finished the trading day on Wednesday.

  • 5 Pot Stocks Wall Street Believes Will Double
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    Motley Fool

    5 Pot Stocks Wall Street Believes Will Double

    Whether you realize it or not, the cannabis industry had an incredible year in 2018. You might not think this was the case given the underperformance of many brand-name pot stocks, but the industry itself gained validation in a big way after Canada ended nine decades of recreational marijuana prohibition in October. After running a screen on more than three dozen pot stocks, Wall Street expects all but two to head higher, as is indicated by a higher consensus price target than the current share price for these stocks.

  • Chipmaker Xilinx Crushes Wall Street's Sales, Earnings Views
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    Investor's Business Daily

    Chipmaker Xilinx Crushes Wall Street's Sales, Earnings Views

    Chipmaker Xilinx late Wednesday trounced Wall Street's sales and earnings targets for its fiscal third quarter. Analysts expected Xilinx to earn 85 cents a share on sales of $770.5 million. On a year-over-year basis, earnings per share rose 42% while sales climbed 34%.

  • 5 Best Stocks to Buy and Hold for the Long Term
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    InvestorPlace

    5 Best Stocks to Buy and Hold for the Long Term

    One of the core philosophies of Berkshire Hathaway's (NYSE:BRK.A, NYSE:BRK.B) Warren Buffett is the importance of taking a buy-and-hold approach to investing. About long-term stocks, he once famously said: “I never attempt to make money on the stock market. Buffett is worth a staggering $81 billion.

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    MarketWatch

    Lam Research earnings beat expectations after CEO departure

    Lam Research Corp. (lrcx) shares gained in late trading Wednesday after the chip-equipment company reported better-than-expected quarterly earnings amid a change at the top. It was the first earnings report since Lam Chief Executive Martin Anstice resigned amid allegations of misconduct. New CEO Tim Archer noted fears of a softening chip market but projected confidence in Wednesday's announcement.

  • WSJ: GE's aviation services business may be a hard sell
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    Yahoo Finance Video

    WSJ: GE's aviation services business may be a hard sell

    General Electric shares closed lower following a Wall Street Journal report saying it may be more difficult than expected to sell its aviation services business. Former Vice Chair of General Electric Beth Comstock and Yahoo Finance's Zack Guzman discuss.

  • 3 Stocks That Are Absurdly Cheap Right Now
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    Motley Fool

    3 Stocks That Are Absurdly Cheap Right Now

    Amarin's shares took flight last year following a positive readout for the company's prescription fish oil pill, Vascepa, in a large cardiovascular outcomes trial called Reduce-It. Reduce-It's favorable top-line results attracted investors in droves for two underlying reasons. First and foremost, Vascepa now appears like it could be a straightforward and cost-effective way to significantly decrease mortality rates among patients with stubbornly high triglyceride levels.

  • Why Bank OZK (OZK) is a Top Dividend Stock for Your Portfolio
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    Zacks

    Why Bank OZK (OZK) is a Top Dividend Stock for Your Portfolio

    A dividend is that coveted distribution of a company's earnings paid out to shareholders, and investors often view it by its dividend yield, a metric that measures the dividend as a percent of the current stock price. Bank OZK (OZK) is headquartered in Little Rock, and is in the Finance sector. The bank is paying out a dividend of $0.22 per share at the moment, with a dividend yield of 2.78% compared to the Banks - Northeast industry's yield of 1.71% and the S&P 500's yield of 1.99%.

  • Here's Why Investors Should Steer Clear of Thor (THO) Now
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    Zacks

    Here's Why Investors Should Steer Clear of Thor (THO) Now

    Of late, Thor Industries, Inc. THO has been witnessing softness in demand across its segments, along with increased raw material, labor, freight and warranty costs. The company, which designs, manufactures, and sells recreational vehicles (“RVs”) and related products through its subsidiaries, missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate in three of the trailing four quarters, with average negative surprise of 7.1%. Let's delve deeper and try to identify the factors affecting this Zacks Rank #5 (Strong Sell) company's growth potential.

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    InvestorPlace

    Briggs & Stratton Earnings: BGG Stock Slides on Q2 Earnings Miss

    Briggs & Stratton earnings (NYSE:BGG) were released late in the day on Wednesday and the company's results were underwhelming as they were well below what analysts were calling for in their Wall Street consensus estimate, which led to BGG stock falling hard after the bell. On an adjusted basis when considering non-recurring costs, the company's earnings were higher at 20 cents per share. However, Briggs & Stratton earnings were not in line with what Wall Street was calling for as the average estimate of three analysts who were surveyed was for earnings of 26 cents per share, according to a Zacks Investment Research poll. The Wauwatosa, Wi.-based company brought in revenue of $505.5 million for its second quarter, which did top the Wall Street consensus estimate.

  • Sirius XM (SIRI) Earnings Expected to Grow: Should You Buy?
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    Zacks

    Sirius XM (SIRI) Earnings Expected to Grow: Should You Buy?

    Wall Street expects a year-over-year increase in earnings on higher revenues when Sirius XM (SIRI) reports results for the quarter ended December 2018. While this widely-known consensus outlook is important in gauging the company's earnings picture, a powerful factor that could impact its near-term stock price is how the actual results compare to these estimates. The stock might move higher if these key numbers top expectations in the upcoming earnings report, which is expected to be released on January 30.

  • Ingersoll-Rand (IR) Earnings Expected to Grow: What to Know Ahead of Next Week's Release
    Business
    Zacks

    Ingersoll-Rand (IR) Earnings Expected to Grow: What to Know Ahead of Next Week's Release

    Ingersoll-Rand (IR) is expected to deliver a year-over-year increase in earnings on higher revenues when it reports results for the quarter ended December 2018. This widely-known consensus outlook gives a good sense of the company's earnings picture, but how the actual results compare to these estimates is a powerful factor that could impact its near-term stock price. The stock might move higher if these key numbers top expectations in the upcoming earnings report, which is expected to be released on January 30.

  • Trump's Disapproval Rating Has Hit an All-Time Low, According to New Poll
    Politics
    Fortune

    Trump's Disapproval Rating Has Hit an All-Time Low, According to New Poll

    President Donald Trump's disapproval rating has hit an all-time high in a new Politco/Morning Consult Poll. The poll, which was released on Wednesday, found that 57% of American voters now disapprove of the job Trump is doing. Just as troubling for Trump, 49% of voters now blame him for the partial government shutdown, compared to just 35% of Congressional Democrats, according to Politico.

  • New Strong Sell Stocks for January 22nd
    Business
    Zacks

    New Strong Sell Stocks for January 22nd

    The Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings has been revised 4.5% downward over the last 60 days. Magnolia Oil & Gas Corporation MGY is engaged in oil and gas exploration and production. The Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings has been revised 5.9% downward over the last 60 days.