7 Bank Stocks to Own for the Long Haul

Warren Buffett loves bank stocks. At the end of the second quarter, Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK.A, NYSE:BRK.B) owned six different bank stocks with more than $71 billion invested in those financial institutions. That’s 36% of the holding company’s entire equity portfolio. InvestorPlace – Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips Why does he like bank stocks? A big reason is the dividends they throw off each year, which is ironic given Buffett doesn’t pay dividends Read More …

Bank of America (BAC) Stock Sinks As Market Gains: What You Should Know

Bank of America (BAC) closed the most recent trading day at $29.94, moving -0.63% from the previous trading session. The stock lagged the S&P 500’s daily gain of 0.28%. At the same time, the Dow added 0.21%, and the tech-heavy Nasdaq gained 0.65%. Coming into today, shares of the nation’s second-largest bank had lost 3.24% in the past month. In that same time, the Finance sector lost 0.56%, while the Read More …

Cabot (COG) Q2 Earnings Miss Estimates, Sales Top

An Earnings Miss: U.S. energy firm Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation COG reported earnings per share (excluding special items) of 13 cents, missing the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 19 cents. Estimate Revision Trend & Surprise History: Investors should note that the Zacks Consensus Estimate for the quarter has been revised upward by a penny in the last seven days. Coming to earnings surprise history, Cabot is on a bit of a slippery surface. Before Read More …

Will Rise in Air Travel Aid Copa Holdings (CPA) Q1 Earnings?

Copa Holdings, S.A. CPA is slated to release first-quarter 2018 results on May 9, after the closing bell. In the fourth quarter of 2017, the company delivered a positive earnings surprise of 1.3%. Moreover, the company has an impressive earnings history, having surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate in each of the past four quarters with an average beat of 5.5%. Things are looking up for the company in the last Read More …

Debt News

Surprisingly, the researchers found that when the teens were completing chores not only did they not have stress, but had feelings of happiness.? At first this may seem counter-intuitive, but I know at our house sometimes it’s tough to get the kids to start cleaning but once they get started they realize they actually enjoy work and find it self-fulfilling. The research also showed that kids who did more chores Read More …

Do You Think You’re In Debt And Unable To Generate Your Payments?

By: ramk Debt – many people carry some debt. We use our cards and we have full intent of developing the payments. However, sometimes things don’t go as outlined by plan. Something happens in our lives which render it impossible for us to hold our commitment to shell out. If you are in financial trouble and you can’t make your payments, don’t panic, and never ignore it! Ignoring your creditors Read More …