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FirstEnergy's (FE) unit, Penelec, is replacing underground electric cables in Millcreek Township to enhance service reliability and reduce outages.
BEIJING/SYDNEY (Reuters) -China's "Big Three" state airlines pledged on Friday to buy a total of almost 300 Airbus jets, the biggest order by Chinese carriers since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic and a breakthrough for Europe as Boeing remains partially frozen out of China.
Semiconductor stocks are under pressure due to Micron's earnings results. However, there's a silver lining for the SOXL ETF, SMH ETF and more.
Investors looking for high-quality companies with safe and reliable dividends may want to consider the Dividend Aristocrat index. This select group of companies within the S&P 500 Index has raised dividends for a minimum of 25 consecutive years.
Gina Sanchez, Chantico Global CEO, joins ‘The Exchange' to discuss her 3 investment picks including Deere, Lithium ETF, Microsoft and bail Discover.
Shares of AMC stock and HYMC stock are in the spotlight after Eric Sprott disclosed selling more than 4 million shares of Hycroft Mining. The post Is Billionaire Eric Sprott Giving Up on AMC Stock?
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U.S. equities posted their worst first half performance since 1970, as inflation concerns, Fed rate hikes, and slowing economic growth weighed on markets, according to S&P Dow Jones Indices. Dividend, value, and low volatility strategies outperformed, signaling the market's continuing emphasis on defense.
GOF has a yield of 13.58%. This is attractive if the distribution can be supported. I continue my series digging into CEFs beyond the yield with a look at GOF which invests in various forms of debt.
BofA analyst Muneeba Kayani downgraded ZIM Integrated Shipping Services Ltd (NYSE: ZIM) to Underperform from Buy and lowered the price target to $40 (a downside of 8%) from $79. The analyst revealed concerns over weaker U.S. demand.
With a Bank of America analyst downgrading ZIM Integrated Shipping Services, it might spell trouble for other shipping stocks. The post Why Are Shipping Stocks ZIM, GOGL, SBLK, Down Today?
As we consider the state of income investing, investors can turn to innovative exchange traded fund solutions that balance income generation and downside risk mitigation. In the recent webcast, Redefining Income Generation Through a Risk Mitigation Lens, Mark Hackett, chief of investment research at Nationwide; and Troy Cates, managing director and portfolio manager at Harvest [.
While the first half of the year has been something of a bloodbath for investors, some – though not all – actively managed exchange traded funds have been beating the market and justifying their higher fees. The Leatherback Long/Short Alternative Yield ETF (LBAY), for example, is up about 11% this year.
Shares of home builders were broadly higher Friday, as the continued drop in longer-term Treasury yields helped soothe some fears about home affordability. The iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF ITB, +4.17% ran up 4.3% with all 47 equity components trading higher, while the S&P 500 SPX, +0.70% edged up 0.7%.
Oil futures climbed on Friday, with U.S. prices up about 0.8% for the week. "Low investment in oil discovery and the shutdown of refineries during the pandemic-induced recession of 2020 have led to a supply crunch," said Lukman Otunuga, manager, market analysis, at FXTM.
Youssef Squali, Truist managing director, joins 'The Exchange' to discuss social media stocks and a potential opportunity for Meta to dethrone TikTok.
Stocks often retrace headline moves. If the stock does not retrace a headline move, then another bargain will likely happen in the future.
Adtalem (ATGE) benefits from solid demand for healthcare programs and offerings.
(Kitco News) - (Kitco News) - Gold prices could fall below $1,800 an ounce as sentiment in the marketplace continues to have a slightly bearish tilt; however, market analysts are not expecting any major route in gold as the precious metal continues to stand its ground, faced with rising interest rates worldwide.
Elon Musk says he put his $40 billion acquisition of Twitter on hold over bots on the platform, and he demanded to see the social-media company's data on fake or spam accounts. In recent weeks, Twitter complied, sending over a massive data dump.
Soft demand for PCs and handsets—in particular in China—are muting memory chip sales.
The Russia-Ukraine war has been going on for 126 days. And sadly, according to Lindy's Law, the longer it has dragged on, the larger its chance of dragging on longer. Our energy thesis did not (and still does not) hinge on the war. But the war has now become a part of the thesis given Russia's role in the global economy.
Shares of New York City REIT Inc. NYC, -1.74% slid 1.7% in afternoon trading Friday, after the real estate investment trust that owns a portfolio of commercial real estate in New York, said it was "temporarily suspending" its dividend to help fund upfront costs of leasing commitments and tenant improvements. The REIT last paid a quarterly dividend of 10 cents a share in April.
The "Halftime Report" traders debate the biggest analyst call of the day.
There's a lot of hype about how disruptive technology such as blockchain could be a transformative force in various business sectors. There is a report from cryptocurrency Ripple reinforcing this sentiment.
After spending billions doubling the size of its fulfillment network during the pandemic, Amazon finds itself in a perilous position. In the first quarter of 2022, the e-commerce giant reported a $3.8 billion net loss after raking in an $8.1 billion profit in Q1 2021.
With the downward selling pressure subsiding in the debt market, for now at least, the worst could be over for bonds. As such, investors may want to re-visit the debt market again for opportunities, depending on their portfolio needs.
Kinder Morgan and its partners are moving forward with the Permian Highway Pipeline expansion. Permian Highway Pipeline, LLC (PHP) has reached a final investment decision (FID) to proceed with its expansion project after securing binding firm transportation agreements for all available capacity, according to a statement from Kinder Morgan.