Stock-Picking Secrets of the Whales - Investment Ideas

Stock-Picking Secrets of the Whales - Investment Ideas The terrific bull run of the past year hit my Q1 target of S&P 1850 and has stalled below 1900. I still think we are headed to my next target of S&P 2000 by year end, but the path will not .....»»

Category: topSource: zacksMar 26th, 2014

Stock-Picking Secrets of the Whales - Weekend Wisdom

The terrific bull run of the past year hit my Q1 target of S&P 1850 and has stalled below 1900. I still think we are headed to my next target of S&P 2000 by year end, but the path will not be a straight line and, more importantly, not all boats will rise .....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMar 26th, 2014

Hey, San Francisco, Here"s What Your City Looked Like Back When It Was Called "Yerba Buena"

Yesterday, historian Michael Beschloss tweeted this photo of San Francisco in about 1850. The occasion for the tweet was the 167-year anniversary of the city's name change from "Yerba Buena." This was more than a half-century before the earthquake and fir.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 31st, 2014

What Investors Do, And Policymakers Need To Do When The Price Of Gold Falls

The big run-up in the price of gold that has been a constant in this millennium finally broke a bit in 2013. From the peak of some $1850 per ounce (achieved in 2011), gold closed this past year around $1250, a decline of about a third. As we rounded into .....»»

Category: topSource: forbesJan 7th, 2014

5 Things To Ponder: The "2014 New Year"s" Edition

Submitted by Lance Roberts of STA Wealth Management, While the markets finished 2013 less than two points from my target of 1850; the start of 2014 was less than exuberant as the markets turned in the steepest loss for the first trading day of a new year .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 3rd, 2014

JPMorgan Presents "The Era Of Central Bank-Driven Equity Rallies"

Back in April, when the S&P500 was at 1580 we forecast that the price target on the S&P500 for the global central bank syndicate was 1900. The S&P closed the year at 1850, just barely missing said target, which was merely a function of the correlation bet.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 1st, 2014

Good Harvest Market plans larger store in Waukesha

Good Harvest Market hopes to build a larger location for its natural foods store in Waukesha, according to plans submitted to the city. The 9-year-old market has outgrown its space at 1850 Meadow Lane and plans to build a 19,300-square-foot store just of.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 30th, 2013

Trees Save 850 Human Lives In The U.S. Every Year [STUDY]

Trees in urban areas are far more important than rural trees because of their proximity to peopleTrees produce oxygen, which is vital for most living beings. But their importance has multiplied in the age of rising air pollution. According to a study by .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalk4 min. ago

Eagles Coach Chip Kelly Explains Why The Draft Is The Worst Thing About The NFL

Chip Kelly, one of the most progressive coaches in the NFL, did an interview with MMQB's Peter King where he talked about how detrimental that NFL Draft can be. Kelly says the draft creates unrealistic and arbitrarily high expectations for first-year play.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider4 min. ago


Consumer confidence spiked in July. The Conference Board's index of consumer confidence jumped to 90.9 from 85.2 in June. This smashed expectations for an increase to just 85.4. “Consumer confidence increased for the third consecutive month and is n.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider4 min. ago

Kyle Korver"s Insane Offseason Fitness Challenge Involved Running On The Ocean Floor With A 85-Pound Rock

Atlanta Hawks guard Kyle Korver is the biggest surprise on the U.S.'s 19-man preliminary roster for the Basketball World Cup. Grantland's Zach Lowe wrote an article on the 33-year-old three-point specialist on Tuesday, and it contains a wild anecdote abou.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider4 min. ago

Sirius XM revenue beats as subscriber additions rise

Sirius XM Holdings Inc reported a stronger-than-expected 10 percent rise in quarterly revenue as it added more paying subscribers, and the satellite radio service raised its full-year revenue forecast......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews4 min. ago

GUEST COMMENTARY: Cincinnati chamber"s trips abroad have long history

Editor's note: Hurley will contribute these columns periodically throughout the year in recognition of the chamber's 175th anniversary. Nothing is more fundamental to the work of the Cincinnati USA Chamber of Commerce than spearheading the recruitment of.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals4 min. ago

Valero Energy Earnings Preview: Expected To Miss Consensus Estimates

Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) will release earnings results for the second quarter of its fiscal year 2014 (2QFY14, ended June 30, 2014) before the market opens tomorrow. Valero Energy Corporation (VLO) will release earnings results for the second qua.....»»

Category: topSource: bidnessetc17 min. ago

Sometimes You Feel Like A Nut, Sometimes You Just Drive One

After graduation, Mason Kerwick landed a nutty job — quite literally. For the next year, he and his two team members will don the monocle of Mr. Peanut and drive the Planters Peanut Nutmobile. After graduation, Mason Kerwick landed a nutty job —.....»»

Category: topSource: npr17 min. ago

Durbin bill would close inversion tax loophole

With two Illinois companies making headlines this year for considering a move to more tax-friendly countries in Europe, Sen. Richard Durbin said Monday he will introduce legislation this week that would close tax loopholes for corporations that take jobs .....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribune18 min. ago

As Profits Roll In, Aetna To Expand On Obamacare Exchange In 2015

Aetna said this morning it will expand its private health insurance products on government exchanges under the Affordable Care Act next year to the additional market of Georgia based on the company’s first-year successes. The Hartford-based health insur.....»»

Category: topSource: forbes18 min. ago

U.S. homeownership at 18-year low in second quarter

WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) - Homeownership in the United States fell again in the second quarter to the lowest level since the third quarter of 1995, suggesting many Americans are becoming renters. The seasonally adjusted homeownership rate fell to a season.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch18 min. ago

S&P/Case Shiller: May Home Prices Rise At Slowest Rate Since Feb. 2013

In yet another sign that the housing recovery is slowing down, the long streak of double-digit, year-over-year jumps in home prices finally ended in May, data from S&P/Case-Shiller released Tuesday shows. The 10-City Composite Index rose 9.4% year-over-ye.....»»

Category: realestateSource: forbes32 min. ago

IDEXX Laboratories Tops Q2 Earnings & Revenue Estimates - Analyst Blog

IDEXX laboratories (IDXX) reported revenues of $390.1 million in the second quarter, increasing 10.6% year over year IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. (IDXX) reported earnings per share (EPS) of $1.10 in the second-quarter of 2014, up 11.1% from the y.....»»

Category: topSource: zacks32 min. ago