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Growth May Not Be What it Seems Around 8:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time, emerging market stocks capped off an epic rally by hitting a 13-month high. That being said, two analysts aren’t buying the hype. Bhanu Baweja and Manik Narain,.
Drops in Insurance Claims Signal Strong Job Market New York, NY — The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits in new applications dropped last week, a trend in line with strengthening job market conditions. Initial claims for unemployment benefits, a.
Mortgage REITs Have Real Upside, Analysts Say For income investors interested in real estate, there are more than 200 real estate investment trusts (REITs) to choose from, with a small portion of them being mortgage REITs. And according to Japanese.
Gasoline Engine Maker’s Quarterly Profit Falls New York, NY — Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE:BGG) said its board has approved a four percent increase in its quarterly dividend, as the world’s largest producer of gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment.
11 Consecutive Years of Dividend Hikes It’s dividend season for American insurance companies, with several of them having raised their payout. This time, it’s American Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:AFG). On Wednesday, August 17, American Financial Group announced that its board.
Luxury Apartments Are Lying Empty For the average American, finding a reasonably priced apartment can seem nearly impossible at times. However, a recent report shows that some apartments, particularly at the luxury end of the spectrum, are absolutely starved for.
Company Raises Quarterly Dividend Rate to $0.27 Per Share Regional banks can be solid picks for income investors, and one of them just proved this point by raising its dividend again. On Wednesday, August 17, Chemical Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:CHFC) announced.
UBS Strategist Names Top 20 Stocks Buying Back Shares As the stock market flirts with new all-time highs, analysts are wondering if the equities are about to hit a ceiling. Julian Emanuel, strategist for financial services company UBS, is one.
Wage Gains for Job Switchers New York, NY — For the last two decades, economists have been worrying about the lack of wage growth for ordinary Americans. However, recent data shows that people who have changed jobs benefit from outsized.
Bottom in Sight for Pipeline Stocks With the severe downturn in the energy sector, it’s not just drillers that are affected; midstream companies took a beating as well. But according to SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, there is still hope for midstream.