Federal Reserve Actually Propping Up Interest Rates: What This Means For mREITs
[at Seeking Alpha] – No sector has reacted more severely to the recent concern about interest rates than the Mortgage REITs. Higher long-term rates are a two-edged sword for leveraged Mortgage REITs like Annaly ( NLY ) and …
Fracking: Road to Energy Independence or Road to Ruin?
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Widows And Orphans Midday Report (6/21/13)
SymbolCompany NamePricePrice Chg.Price % Chg.Volume (000)Volume % Chg.DHYCredit Suisse Hi Yld Bd$3.020.062%36872%LOLorillard Inc$43.480.641%1,97061%TMOThermo Fisher Scientific$82.500.841%1,38815%GRMNGarmin Ltd$34.510.271%70265%PBIPitney-Bowes Inc$13.860.081%1,269-29%NATNordic Amer Tanker Ltd$7.930.040%36312%VVisa Inc Cl A$179.240.780%2,00464%VZVerizon Communications$49.130.170%8,88784%LMTLockheed Martin Corp$105.170.130%86813%MMMThree M Company$108.910.130%2,699133%BKCCBlackrock Kelso Cap Corp$9…
Insiders Bullish on Certain Holdings of BIZD
[at Forbes] – A look at the weighted underlying holdings of the BDC Income ETF (BIZD) shows an impressive 19.9% of holdings on a weighted basis have experienced insider buying within the past six months. Click here to find out 10 ETFs With Stocks That Insiders Are Buying » Fifth Street Finance Corporation (NASD: [...]
[Business Wire] – U.S. Bancorp Asset Management, Inc. today announced the financial positions for the following closed-end funds for the month ended May 31, 2013.
KCS Announces Second Quarter 2013 Earnings Release and Conference Call Time
[Business Wire] – Kansas City Southern will release its financial results for second quarter 2013 on Friday July 19, 2013, before the opening of trading on the New York Stock Exchan
Will Convertibles Save the PC?
[at Motley Fool] – Don’t get your hopes up.
[video] The Next 24: Homebuilders Hope for a Rally
[at MarketWatch] – Homebuilder stocks and ETFs might be able to rally if there are some upbeat earnings report from that sector in the coming week. More from our central bankers next week. Tech stocks might show some strength. …
Why Apple E-Book War Won’t Wean Students Off Ramen
[at CNBC] – Education market agents-including state government entities, start-ups, nonprofits and professors-have ideas for the future of education publishing that might not sit well with Steve Jobs or Pearson.
You Can’t Lose on This Bet
[at Motley Fool] – Nokia’s phone division has suffered due to falling sales but its value exceeds the current market capitalization.
Admit it: You’re Losing To the Market, and It’s Your Own Fault
[at Motley Fool] – Most Mutual Funds (as many as 70%) underperform the market, and many studies show that most individual investors also don’t fare any better. If that’s the case, what’s the point in investing? I’ll tell …