By CFA Institute Contributors: By Gregg S. Fisher, CFA Over the past 20 years, from January 1992 to December 2012, China's GDP per capita grew about 17 times and India's GDP per capita grew about 4 or 5 times. These are astronomicalShow More Summary
By Zvi Bar: The Dogs of the Dow theory presumes that investing in the 10 Dow Industrial components that enter a calendar year with the highest yields is a prudent investing strategy. In particular, the strategy presumes these Dogs are...Show More Summary
The only certainties in life are death and taxes...and to a lesser extent, marriages. That suggests that businesses serving such needs will experience stable demand for their products and services, making them perfect investment candidates for conservative investors.
Touchstone has canceled its book deal with John LeFevre, the man behind the @GSElevator Twitter account. The book "Straight to Hell: True Tales of Deviance and Excess in the World of Investment Banking," had been planned for an October 2014 release.
Stellus Capital Investment Corp (SCM) Q4 2013 Earnings Conference Call March 7, 2014 11:00 AM ET Executives Robert T. Ladd – Chairman, President, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer W. Todd Huskinson – Chief Financial Officer, Chief Compliance Officer, Treasurer and Secretary Analysts Kyle M. Show More Summary
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - UBS AG will restart investment banking operations in Brazil as early as next week, sources said, almost five years after Switzerland's biggest bank sold its highly profitable securities unit there following the global financial cr...
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BERLIN (Reuters) - German Infrastructure Minister Alexander Dobrindt said on Friday Berlin will invest the proceeds of planned sales of frequency bands to mobile telephone services in broadband infrastructure expansion.
By Benjamin Clark: Benjamin Graham taught that Intelligent Investors must do a thorough fundamental analysis of investment opportunities to determine their intrinsic value and inherent risk. This is best done by utilizing a systematic approach to analysis that will provide investors with a sense of how a specific company compares to another company. Show More Summary
Paris Saint-Germain have dominated Ligue 1 since the takeover by the Qatar Investment Authority in 2011 and appear set to win the French title for a second successive season. Meanwhile, with the backing of Russian billionaire DmitryShow More Summary
By Simple Insights: "All intelligent investing is value investing - acquiring more than you are paying for. You must value the business in order to value the stock." Charlie Munger The investors slamming "market buy" Clearfield (CLFD) orders aren't following Munger's advice. Show More Summary
If you read StreetAuthority Daily on a regular basis, you know that we've been talking a lot about what we call "Legacy Assets" lately. We've shown you what they are, what they
Jonathan Auerbach co-founded long/short equity fund Hound Partners with Scott McLellan in 2004, seeded by Tiger Management. Jonathan Auerbach had been a senior analyst at Ziff Brothers Investments before joining Tiger Management in 2004, when he was put in charge of a new umbrella fund, which became Hound Partners. Auerbach lured Scott McLellan to Tiger […]
Nvidia's top investment executive, Jeff Herbst, also tells us what he looks for investments.
An uncomplicated investment strategy that works: Stick with funds that are outperforming their peers. These 11 fit the bill.
Gregory A. Weaver has closed his fund’s investment in American Electric Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:AETI). In a recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Invicta Capital Management revealed the sale of the 645,410 shares it had previously owned. Show More Summary
Jerome L. Simon founded Lonestar Capital Management in the summer of 1995. The San Francisco-based activist hedge fund specializes in special situations, distressed investing, energy, and the exploitation of leveraged capital structures and mispriced securities. Show More Summary
The New York Yankees have invested a ton of cash in Japanese pitcher Masahiro Tanaka. But through two spring training appearances, the blockbuster signing appears on schedule in helping to bring the Bronx Bombers back to life in 2014. Although...Show More Summary
Earlier this week Bill Gross who runs Pimco’s bond fund made a conditional case for investing in high-yielding bonds, even though on first cut the yield benefit appears insufficient to justify the extra risk. Put bluntly, he suggests that investing in...
By Scott's Investments: The High Yield Dividend Champion stock portfolio has been updated for February. The portfolio is tracked publicly as a continuous hypothetical portfolio with a starting balance of $100,000 on Scott’s Investments. Show More Summary