The telco mogul who's bidding for T-Mobile also invested a startup that could dent the carrier business.
Gaston Gelos, Hiroko Oura, 23 August 2014 The landscape of portfolio investment in emerging markets has evolved considerably over the past 15 years. Financial markets have deepened and become more internationally integrated. The mix of global investors has also changed, with more money intermediated by mutual funds. Show More Summary
Real Estate investing is a numbers game. For anyone that has ever thought about purchasing just one property, all it takes is a few quick calculations and you’ll begin to see the dollar signs $$$. It’s pretty simple math too. I don’t...Show More Summary
The Science of Beating the Market by Zacks Investment Research Why do some people succeed spectacularly in the market while others fail? The market is the same for one person as it is the next. Yet there are plenty of investors underperforming the market even while it's making new all-time highs like now. Show More Summary
By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) - HSBC Holdings Plc was sued for $250 million on Friday for allegedly ignoring red flags that a colorful British entrepreneur, the late David Elias, was committing fraud through an investment vehicle he controlled. Show More Summary
The pricing from big-name firms is particularly striking given the recent emergence of low-cost start-ups like Betterment and Wealthfront.
By Blue Ridge Equity Research: In the pursuit of returns, investors generally classify and/or invest in stocks based on one of three criteria: Growth: Stocks of companies with growing revenues in which the underlying equity's price will...Show More Summary
Want to make a bet on overseas companies that may be snatched up next in merger inversion race? Motif Investing has a product that does just that.
The company announced plans to invest heavily in making the network a more pleasant place to visit.
By Charles Lewis Sizemore, CFA: Bourbon whiskey lovers rejoice: Production of your poison of choice has risen to levels last seen in the 1970s. For whiskey to legally meet the definition of "straight bourbon," it must be aged a minimum...Show More Summary
By MTF Investing: Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (NASDAQ:SBLK) recently released its 2nd-quarter earnings, and along with it, announced it had purchased the fleet from Excel Maritime, which filed for bankruptcy in 2013. The company has been...Show More Summary
Stephen Feinberg’s Cerberus Capital Management has released its 13F for the second quarter, revealing five investments. Although Feinberg is widely known for private equity investments and distressed assets and securities, which is the bulk of his activity, he holds an equity portfolio of public companies focused primarily on financial sector. In the second quarter Feinberg […]
By MTF Investing: "Liars can Figure, and Figures can Lie" The end of June saw the launch of Kim Kardashian: Hollywood for Glu Mobile, Inc. (NASDAQ:GLUU), an app that will likely catapult Glu to a much higher level. For investors, the...Show More Summary
The owner of a vacant, four-story brick building on West 21st Street in Chelsea has put the property on the market, where it will likely fetch north of $30 million, a multiple of what the owner paid... To view the full story, click the title link.
Daniel S. Och’s OZ Management is among the investment management firms required to disclose their long equity positions once per quarter. Recently, the fund made public its holdings as of June 30, 2014. Its portfolio, worth more than $33.5 billion, includes equities from almost every sector of the economy. Following the purchase of 159 new […]
Facelifts are in the works for 20 commercial buildings in the greater Downtown area that will be funded with the help of $3 million in façade improvement grants, Invest Atlanta announced this week. They include Noni's Bar and Deli, Pizzeria Vesuvius, and some of the neighborhoods' coolest buildings.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
Canadian officials have given the green light to expand coal export facilities, securing increased investment and opportunities for (pacific or western) Canadian ports. Meanwhile, inRead the Rest...
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By Mike Nadel: Before buying any company, I spend plenty of time looking at the famed "CCC" list. All Dividend Growth Investing practitioners should do likewise, with this caveat: Most CCC newcomers have experienced only the heady times...Show More Summary
By Dan Strack: Seadrill's (NYSE:SDRL) investment story begins and ends with its dividend. There is no stock on the New York Stock Exchange as large as Seadrill that holds a trailing and forward dividend yield above 10%. With 73% of the...Show More Summary