Raging Bull: Buffett’s Berkshire Almost Quadrupled Its Stake In Apple Inc. (AAPL)

Warren Buffett is ultra-bullish on Apple Inc. (AAPL), as he nearly quadrupled his holdings in the stock. By the end of the year, Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.A,BRK.B)held about 57 million shares, an increase from 15 million shares in the third quarter, according to a regulatory filing on Tuesday. The firm’s total stake in the […]

REITs and Rates: The Real Story

You may be hearing that rising interest rates will hurt the value of real estate investment trusts. While the news bites make it sound simple, the real story has a lot more detail, explains Tim Plaehn, editor of The Dividend Hunter. Here are some of the actual factors that could affect REIT share prices in […]

Best Canadian Stocks To Watch Right Now

New Gold (NYSEMKT:NGD) is a mid-tier gold producer, poised to become one of the gold majors. The Canadian company operates four gold mines located in safe jurisdictions (Canada, USA, Australia, Mexico) and it develops two new major gold mines. The Rainy River mine is under construction and it should be completed in summer of 2017. […]

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Industrial companies like Dover (DOV), Emerson Electric (EMR), Eaton (ETN), 3M (MMM) and Rockwell Automation (ROK) are calling for earnings growth to get better during the second half of the year. Bernstein’s Steven Winoker and team aren’t feeling as confident: 3M headquarters Bloomberg News Guidance still calling for 2H pickup. Most companies left their growth […]

4 Dow Jones Titans That Are Shooting Higher

U.S. equities are continuing to grind higher on Friday thanks to the resumption of the “Trumpflation” trade spurred by comments from President Trump this week that his tax cut plans would be released within the next few weeks. Source: Shutterstock The dynamic got an additional lift by his comments about the U.S. dollar’s valuation, which […]