Financial Markets: How Do Primary Issuances Work?

Financial Markets: How Do Primary Issuances Work? Primary issuance is the first public sale of its stock by a private company. Private firms are able to raise equity capital in the financial markets. The firms are thus able to expand their business. The firms are also able to issue debt and in this case, it […]
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  • 2 Months ago
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NASDAQ 100: Tech Stocks Surging Higher

Stock analysts that have been promoting bullish ideas about the likely trajectory for the rest of this year have focused mostly on companies related to infrastructure and finance.  But the reality is that a rising tide has lifted all boats and the widespread optimism that has gripped the market is even helping technology stocks rally […]
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  • 10 Months ago
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WFC: Wells Fargo Struggling in Bullish Banking Sector

WFC: Wells Fargo Struggling in Bullish Banking Sector Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE: WFC) is a bank holding company that provides diversified financial services. The company was founded by Henry Wells and William G. Fargo in 1852 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California USA. The company has three operating segments: wholesale banking, community banking, and wealth and investment […]
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  • 10 Months ago
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Banking Stocks: Capital One Rallies to New Highs

Banking Stocks: CapitalOne Rallies to New Highs Capital One Financial Corp. (NYSE: COF) is a diversified financial services holding company that was incorporated in 1994 and is headquartered in McLean, Virginia USA.  COF offers a range of services and financial products to consumers, small businesses, and commercial. It operates through its subsidiaries, Capital One and Capital One Bank […]
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  • 10 Months ago
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World Economy: Trump’s First 100 Days Strongly Stock Positive

World Economy:  Trump’s First 100 Days Strongly Stock Positive Stock markets have been a steady well from which to draw as both the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average continues to make new record highs.  A large portion of this optimism has been based on the fact that President Donald Trump has outlined […]
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  • 10 Months ago
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Stock Markets: Will S&P 500 Rally to New Record Highs?

Investors that are heavily focused on the stock space will often take their cues from what is happening in the S&P 500.  This index is the most heavily traded stock market benchmark in the world, so it is critically important in terms of the ways it influences sentiment in areas like stock markets and in commodities. […]
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  • 10 Months ago
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US Economy: Fed on Course to Raise Interest Rates

Dividend factors have many factors to watch whenever we are looking to gain exposure in new stock trades.  One of the most important stock market factors is the current policy stance at the Federal Reserve, as this will most clearly define the economic outlook for the US economy.  Higher interest rates are positive for some […]
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  • 10 Months ago
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Stock Sectors: Safe Haven Stocks

Over the last 10 years, we have seen some truly incredible trends in stock markets.  This has been the case in nearly every stock sector, as the great stock market crash of 2008 brought down valuations in most American companies. These bearish stock trends have since corrected themselves, but the lessons learned after these events […]
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  • 10 Months ago
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Stock Investments: What is a Penny Stock?

The penny stock derives its name from the fact that any stock in this category is traded for less than a penny. Some of these perceptions have changed, however, as the NASDAQ now classifies any stock that sells for less than 5 dollars as a penny stock.  For others, a penny stock is a stock […]
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  • 10 Months ago
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Stock Trading: What is a Dividend Investment?

Ever hear of someone talking about how to invest in dividends? Do they usually follow up with financial jargon shortly after? Dividends are a portion of the real earnings of a company given to its shareholders. It can be in the form of cash or stock. Cash dividends are payments made in cash to the […]
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