Plummeting oil prices have drastically altered the landscape for the energy industry, leaving some industry stalwarts struggling to catch up. But hidden strengths could help this jeered energy giant back to profitable heights, making a fortune for shareholders in the process. I’m talking about Suncor Energy Inc. (NYSE:SU).
You might be wondering why I would recommend investing in energy stocks when the market is so volatile. Indeed, if you look .
We have said many times that the bloated U.S. stock market was bound for a correction. Now as the stock market crash unfolds, many companies have seen their share prices dropping to 52-week lows. But sometimes this is just a sign of Mr. Market overreacting, and smart investors will find profitable opportunities scattered on the floor. With that mission in mind, let’s take a look at three technology stocks that .
After months of trading in a tight range, the S&P 500 is finally making a move. Tragically, but not surprisingly, it’s to the downside. Currently at around the 2,000 mark, the S&P 500 is down almost three percent since the beginning of January. For the week ended August 21, the S&P 500 is down more than four percent.
For those who have been listening to the talking heads on TV, .
My list of the best technology stocks for 2016 is based on two industry trends: the growth of capital expenditures on developing new products and the growing use of mobile advertisement in industry and consumer applications.
With that in mind, below I identify the top technology stocks to watch in 2016 that you may want to include in your investment portfolio.
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There are a lot of penny stocks out there. But not all of them are poised to reward investors. Most of them are considered as penny stocks for valid reasons. However, the following are three penny stocks with great long-term potential. Penny Stocks to WatchCowen Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:COWN)Cowen Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:COWN) is a financial institution based in New York. Through its subsidiaries, the company provides investment .
With oil at six-year lows and some of the biggest names in the energy sector in the red this year, now is a great time to get excited about underperforming oil and gas stocks.
The price of West Texas Intermediate crude oil is trading at a six-year low of around $42.00 per barrel. And with an oversupply of oil and an underperforming global economy, chances are really good that oil .
The oil price collapse has certainly inflicted pain on oil and gas companies, but that doesn’t mean there are no good energy stocks to watch in 2015. Sifting through the worst and best energy stocks to invest in can be difficult, so I’ve assembled a list of promising companies which could be set to perform well in the second half of the year.
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With the stock market being as bloated as it is today, it’s getting harder and harder to find good companies to invest your money in. Moreover, if you are not careful, you might lose quite a bit when the U.S. stock market enters a correction phase. However, there are still stocks worth watching, especially in the technology sector. And they look dirt cheap in today’s market. Here are three technology .
The goal for retirement stocks is not only to achieve capital preservation but also capital appreciation and extra income generation. Dividends stocks could compensate the rising cost of living, and help you to enjoy your well-deserved retirement. I believe an ideal retirement portfolio would be a diversified mixture of solid companies along with ones that pay decent dividends. With that being said, are you thinking about investing for retirement or .
Since the Great Recession, it’s been a great time to borrow but a terrible time for those saving for retirement. With interest rates near zero, the Federal Reserve has effectively taken the “income” out of “income investing.” Even when interest rates do start to rise, it will be a long, slow trajectory. The financial crisis has changed the way we plan and invest for retirement. Those near or entering retirement .
Immediate term outlook:
The bear market rally in stocks that started in March 2009, extended because of unprecedented central bank money printing, is coming to an end. Gold bullion is up $1,000 an ounce since we first recommended it in 2002 and we are still bullish on the physical metal.
Short-to-medium term outlook:
World economies are entering their slowest growth period since 2009. The Chinese economy grew last year at its slowest pace in 24 years. Japan is in recession. The eurozone is in depression. With almost half the S&P 500 companies deriving revenue outside the U.S., slower world economic growth will negatively impact revenue and earnings growth of American companies. Domestically, America’s gross domestic product grew by only a meager 2.3% in the second quarter, which will negatively impact an already overpriced equity market.
Estimates Aug. 31, 2015
Trailing 12-month EPS for Dow Jones companies (Most Recent Quarter)