ByIAEResearch: Good dividend picks are typically stable companies operating in the sectors with low growth rates. As a result, the capital gains component of the total return is usually lower than the dividend portion. However, the company we are going to talk about has shown amazing growth in its stock price over the last five years. Show More Summary
Excerpted from Hussman Funds Market Comment, Based on valuation metrics that have demonstrated a near-90% correlation with subsequent 10-year S&P 500 total returns, not only historically but also in recent decades, we estimate that U.S. Show More Summary
ABC was number one with adults 18-49, but CBS led with total viewers.
By John Hussman: Excerpt from the Hussman Funds' Weekly Market Comment (4/10/2014): Based on valuation metrics that have demonstrated a near-90% correlation with subsequent 10-year S&P 500 total returns, not only historically but also in recent decades, we estimate that U.S. Show More Summary
Uhhhh, this seems totally awkward. We all still remember when Isaiah Washington was cut from Grey's Anatomy after rudely and disgustingly using a homophobic slur…twice! But now, it seems something has been smoothed over all these years later because he is returning to the show for one episode in May! Creator Shonda Rhimes has decided it's important to [...]
By AAII: This Monday, be sure to say "happy birthday, bull" as the current bull market will turn five years old. Since bottoming on March 9, 2009, the S&P 500 has gained nearly 200% on a total return basis. This is quite the reward for...Show More Summary
By Bob Wells: February marked my third anniversary as a Self Directed Investor. The past three years have been quite a learning experience, and I'm sure 2014 will prove no different. Like most investors I have a primary measure with which to gauge my success. Show More Summary
From CoreLogic: CoreLogic reports 4 Million Residential Properties Returned to Positive Equity in 2013CoreLogic... today released new analysis showing 4 million homes returned to positive equity in 2013, bringing the total number of mortgaged residential properties with equity to 42.7 million. Show More Summary
By Intelligent Speculator: After failing (for now) to convince Apple (AAPL) to return its massive cash reserves to shareholders, Carl Icahn has turned his activist mind to eBay (EBAY), launching a full blown offense on its executives and board. Show More Summary
By Adam Galas: History has shown that some of the strongest long term investments are Dividend Growth Stocks. These companies, through long-term consistent and strong dividend growth, return superior total returns to investors, compared to stocks that don't pay dividends. Show More Summary
NBC was the number one network in adults 18-49, while CBS won with total viewers.
ByCranky: Dividend Growth is very popular on Seeking Alpha. It doesn't take a Sherlock to recognize that it is likely the most popular topic for readers, and likely one of the investment models or philosophies embraced by new investors arriving at Seeking Alpha. Show More Summary
By Marc Courtenay: "I'm not better than the next trader, just quicker at admitting my mistakes and moving on to the next opportunity." (George Soros, investor extraordinaire, professional trader, author and activist) The quote reflects the proactive self-discipline that is critically important to be a successful investor and trader. Show More Summary
New analysis shows energy efficiency programs created a 387% return on investment and $78.3 million in total economic output across eight Southeastern US states from 2010- Energy Efficiency Creates 387% Return On Investment For US Southeast was originally published on: CleanTechnica. To read more from CleanTechnica, join over 30,000 other subscribers: RSS | Facebook | Twitter.
By MLPData: The Alerian MLP Total Return Index posted a -0.46% return for the week and 0.41% YTD during a volatile earnings week coupled with negative Barron's headlines targeting Kinder Morgan and MLP non-GAAP Distributable Cash Flow...Show More Summary
Coca-Cola and PepsiCo offer juicy cash-return yields to shareholders, but it's the new partnership with Green Mountain Coffee Roasters that could help make Coca-Cola a better investment.
CBS was number one with adults 18-49 and with total viewers.
``The bank has confirmed its total losses since its bailout have now drawn level with the £46bn pumped into it in 2008 in return for an 81pc stake... The scale of the losses means that all the capital provided by the taxpayer has now been used up dealing with the toxic legacy assets on the bank's balance sheet.''
ByDuane Batcheler: Ares Capital (ARCC) is a component in my latest 'Lower Risk Total Return' BDC portfolio as well as my 'Risk Averse', 'General', and 'Value' portfolios and is currently considered a 'Buy'. This article will discussShow More Summary
Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych returned to work on Monday after four days of illness. Demonstrators across Ukraine demand that he step down. --Thea Breite (16 photos total) An anti-government protester stands in front of a roadblock in Kiev on February 3, 2104. Show More Summary