Oct 31, 2015 - Rebound month didn’t have as much strength for me (5.1% gains versus 8% gains for the S&P 500), but long-term investment thesis intact.Trailing twelve-month dividend yield a robust 5.7% (up from 4.1%
Oct 29, 2015 - IBM's nuanced cloud services strategy is consistent with the firm's lower risk tolerance, and existing shareholders would not have tolerated a highly volatile cloud strategy.IBM's consistent revenue d
Oct 28, 2015 - Although the Fed is largely expected to keep interest rates unchanged today, will there be anything for investors to digest in terms of the timing of an upcoming hike? Chairwoman Janet Yellen isn't s
Oct 24, 2015 - How do you know when to sell (or hold) a stock?Review why you made the original purchase. Does it still ring true?McDonald's, Wal-Mart, Chevron are holds (for now).IBM was a sell.
Oct 24, 2015 - During the average 6-month period over the last 10 years, the Dow-tracking ETF DIA gained 3.98%.DIA shareholders suffered a 38% decline during one of those 6-month periods.A hedged portfolio of Dow co
Oct 23, 2015 - There are many investing strategies investors can utilize to reduce the risk when investing in equities.Choosing the highest quality stocks sits at the top of the list.The primary determinant of high
Oct 21, 2015 - Some think China could not get worse and Europe is getting better.IBM could go down further.Carrizo's CEO feels oil has no downside risk left.
Oct 20, 2015 - Earnings reports will likely be a big driver for stocks today, after IBM's (NYSE:IBM) disappointing results reinforced concerns that the corporate profit outlook is getting murkier. We're getting dee
Oct 19, 2015 - Thursday is a big day for earnings.Nordic American Tanker is the best stock in its group.Marriott Vacations sell-off was an over-reaction.
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