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

Student Loan "Profits" Show Government Should Get Out Of Student Loan Business

CBO projects the government will earn over $10 billion per year from its student loan programs. If student loans are so profitable, the private sector should be making them. CBO projects the government will earn over $10 billion per year from its st.....»»

Category: topSource: forbes3 min. ago

Massive "Meteor-Like" Explosion Lights Up North Russian Night Sky

A little over a year ago, in February 2013, a meteor traveling at 19 miles per second above Chelyabinsk in the Russian Urals exploded in the morning sky, recorded by countless dashcams, with the resulting shock wave shattering windows hundreds of miles aw.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge49 min. ago

If You Have a Heart, This Puppy Ad Will Completely Melt It

American spending on pets reached a record $55.7 billion last year, according to the American Pet Products Association. “If the pet industry were tracked by the U.S. government as a single entity, we’d be the seventh largest retail segment in the coun.....»»

Category: topSource: time1 hr. 16 min. ago

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Earnings Preview

Analysts are updating their projections ahead of Apple Inc. (AAPL)'s April 23 earnings reportApple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) typically has a seasonally slow quarter during the first three months of the year, but just how slow this year’s first quarter was .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalk1 hr. 16 min. ago

A 108-Year-Old S.F. Earthquake Survivor Offers A Pretty Accurate Description Of Changes In Silicon Valley

Hoodline interviewed one of only two living survivors of San Francisco's 1906 earthquake. His name is Bill Del Monte, and he now lives north of the city, in Marin.  The whole interview is awesome, as he talks about how the city and technology have ch.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider1 hr. 16 min. ago

KKR & Co.: Looks Can Be Deceiving

By Ashleigh Rogers:Alternative asset manager KKR & Co. (KKR) seems like it should be a great investment - the stock trades at a low P/E multiple, revenues have expanded rapidly in the last year, and shares have shown considerable momentum over the last ye.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalpha1 hr. 16 min. ago

Citigroup: Buy Before It Gets Expensive

By Gemstone Equity Research: Citigroup After JPMorgan Chase & Co (JPM) and Wells Fargo (WFC), Citigroup (C) is the third largest financial institution in the US by assets. Citigroup released its first quarter of 2014 results and reported better year-ove.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalpha1 hr. 16 min. ago

Thomson Reuters: Big Without "Scale," But The Times Are Changing

About this author: Visit Socratism Thomson Reuters Corp. (TRI) is a 160-year-old news and financial information firm. It is the industry leader, or a close second, in many of its product categories. It is controlled by the Canadian firm .....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalpha1 hr. 16 min. ago

French Journalists Freed in Syria

Four French journalists who had been held hostage in Syria for almost a year have been freed, President François Hollande's office said......»»

Category: topSource: wsj2 hr. 3 min. ago

How The Corinthia Hotel Lisbon Became Extraordinairly Energy Efficient

In an interview with Pedro Ferreira, engineer at Corinthia Hotel Lisbon, we discussed the hotel’s efforts to become more and more energy efficient—and why—resulting in the property being awarded the Western Europe Energy Project of the Year for 2013.....»»

Category: topSource: forbes2 hr. 16 min. ago

FLY Your Way To Dividends And Profits

By Henry Nyce:Fly Leasing Limited (FLY) is a global lessor of commercial jet aircraft. It has a fleet of 109 commercial aircraft leased under multi-year contracts to airlines throughout the world. FLY is managed and serviced by BBAM.LP, an aircraft leasin.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalpha4 hr. 2 min. ago

Viewpoint: Let economic sense flow as part of Colorado’s water plan

No one should be complaining about having to shovel their sidewalks several more times this winter. Spring snow brings more than long lines of enthusiastic skiers – it gives us much-needed water for the rest of the year to maintain Colorado’s economy......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals4 hr. 3 min. ago

Jobless rate falls to 5-year low - Longview News-Journal

KPRC HoustonJobless rate falls to 5-year lowLongview News-JournalLongview-area unemployment dipped below 5 percent in March for the first time since the U.S. went into recession in 2008, the Texas Workforce Commission said Friday. Unemployment in the thre.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenews4 hr. 30 min. ago