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While many companies are cutting their dividends, others are holding strong and some are poised to see increases. Here's how to spot the good opportunities.
With so many weak-looking charts it is uplifting to look at KMB.
The problem for index fund owners is they own all three buckets and there are a lot more companies in the third bucket than in the first two.
Brains per share. Hearts Per Share. I've been around long enough to be that positive. I like these companies and more importantly, I like their stocks.
I'm thinking that I probably take a pass on this name today.
Trading volumes dropping on major indexes, U.K. teams begin human trials on a Covid-19 vaccine, and the U.S. Senate wants another stimulus package addition.
In any other business, if you saw demand fall, you would make less, but what did oil producers do as Covid-19 stopped people from driving, flying and leaving home?
More than 450 quarterly reports are on tap, including 105 S&P 500 constituents.
After a strong day for fixed-income markets, let's learn from 2008 how to play this volatility.
Consumer staples' recession-resistant qualities are highly appealing to income and dividend growth investors.
These companies all could be strong -- even if the 2019 nCoV fear spreads.
The market impact of the virus for U.S. investors has been seen in more pronounced fashion in Treasury markets.
Almost 200 companies are slated to report quarterly results, including 43 S&P 500 constituents.
To turn Jim "El Capitan" Cramer's watchword of his investment faith around, there is always a bear market somewhere. Today and yesterday I took very nice gains in shorts in , , and .
I shorted about a week ago. Though KMB had a small EPS beat it was not enough considering the advance of the share price recently. The shares are -$7.40/share (or -5.4%) and I have just covered my trading short rental in this name at $131.70 for a g...
There is a chance that Presidents Trump and Xi sign something when they meet up at the APEC summit this November in Santiago, Chile.
KMB is set to report quarterly results on Tuesday.
As mentioned earlier, breadth was only 2-1 positive with UnitedHealth , JPMorgan and Johnson & Johnson responsible for a large portion of the market's gains. Bond yields rose, aiding the rate-sensitive banks (who generally met expectations). FANG ha...
Consumer non durables' weakness is conspicuous. (Ck out ) and are my new short names over the last few trading sessions.
I was quite active in my trading and investing over the last two days (while I was on the West Coast and not writing in my Diary). Here is a summary of my actions: * I have added to my private equity shorts - (a new position) joins . * I have reesta...
The impact of Elizabeth Warren is pretty much everywhere Thursday.
Kimberly-Clark's performance is nothing to sneeze at, and neither is Coca-Cola's, as higher sales, higher prices and big demand from emerging markets appear to give us a return to the good old days of great senior growth stocks.
Also, defense industry names can breathe easier with word of debt ceiling and federal spending deal.
The dividend yields on these stocks range from 2.4% to 3.0%, and in the last two quarters all three once again boosted their quarterly dividend.
Let's check the charts and indicators.