Stock splits are typically seen as bullish events, even though they don't change the value of your investment. They simply increase the number of shares outstanding and reduce the price per share
Stocks splits are basically getting two $10 bills in exchange for a $20. But academic studies offer proof that 2-for-1 stock splits have had a historical tendency to boost returns for three years on average, creating the so-called “stock split advantage.” The USCF Stock Split ETF (TOFR), which debuted on the [...]
EBay’s payments unit PayPal said Thursday that it plans to trade on the Nasdaq Stock Market when the two companies split later this year.
Volkswagen hits its hot-hatch enthusiast festival in Austria with this enhanced GTI Clubsport concept, splitting the difference between the stock GTI and Golf R to preview an anniversary special. Continue reading Volkswagen reveals Golf...Show More Summary
ShutterstockStarbucks did a two-for-one stock split in April. Some Starbucks (SBUX) investors likely spat out their morning coffee on April 9. The same stock that closed at $95.23 the night before went on to open at $47.65 the next morning. What...Show More Summary
European woes spread across the market on Friday, helping perpetuate the slide in stocks and exchange traded funds. Today, Street One Financial’s Paul Weisbruch notes that he observed some “disaster” hedging in the prominent equity-based SPDR Euro STOXX 50 ETF (FEZ) in Friday’s heavy trading volume: The May 35 puts traded in good size (>40,000 [...]
Netflix (NFLX) this afternoon reported Q1 revenue that met analysts’ expectations and profit per share that easily surpassed consensus, and beat subscriber addition expectations and profit per share that came in below consensus, and said it is considering splitting its stock. Revneue in the three months ending in March rose to $1.57 billion, yielding EPS of [...]
The stock price is up 12.7% in post marketing trading following the Q1 report. While the financial results were mixed, it showed that Netflix had 62.3 million global streaming subscribers at the end of the quarter — about 500,000 more than expected. Show More Summary
Jana Partners argued that the chip maker has suffered from poor stock performance because investors haven’t recognized its long-term potential.
It might look like Starbucks shares are down 50% on Thursday. Except they're not. On Thursday, Starbucks will begin trading on a split-adjusted basis after its 2-for-1 stock split was paid on Wednesday after the market close. This means that for every 1 share of Starbucks you owned, you now have two at half the price. Show More Summary
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SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Notre Dame football announced Monday the television arrangement for its annual spring game, a welcome reminder that football season is increasingly upon us. But before the Irish split for the 86th annual Blue-GoldShow More Summary
Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) announcement that it is to launch a pilot coffee delivery program in Seattle and New York City continues to receive praise reviews from the Street. Speaking to CNBC, Telsey Group Director, Peter Saleh, said the new program could translate to incremental sales, in the long run while relieving the pressure of long […]
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After Apple’s seven-for-one stock split this past June, the tech company will be joining the Dow Jones Industrial Average, and AT&T has been kicked out, the index announced Friday. The change will take effect on March 18. Continue reading ? The post Dow Jones shuffle: Apple in, AT&T out appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
The average will finally include the world’s biggest company in place of AT&T, Apple’s original iPhone partner. The Dow Jones is outdated, with a stock split by Visa – a move with no real-world consequences – forcing the change. Like landlines and checkbooks, though, it lives on.
Apple is joining the Dow. And this news for Apple was a long time coming. On March 19, the world's largest company will join the world's most famous stock index, replacing AT&T. Back in June 2014, Apple effected a 7:1 stock split, meaning that every one share of Apple became worth 7 shares, which took the stock price from around $700 to around $100. Show More Summary
The tech giant will replace the telecoms giant after the close of trading March 18. The change, effective March 19, was prompted by stock splits announced by Apple and Visa.