Wall Street analysts are as bullish as ever on America's top companies -- despite (or maybe because of) the recent market turmoil. Of the more than 11,000 analyst ratings on S&P 500 stocks, 52% are "buy" ratings, according to FactSet. …
For the first time since 2010, the number of automobiles sold in America dropped in 2017. Americans were more willing to hold on to older vehicles than in previous years, leading to a 1.8% dip in sales compared to 2016. The trend of shifting …
Air-conditioner manufacturers are doing roaring business across India these days. And so are air-coolers producers. Even though it is more of seasonal demand, which soars during the scorching Indian summers, the opportunity is so big that …
About halfway through the ninth year of one of the greatest bull markets in American history, momentum stocks might be the just the ticket for investors as we edge closer to the end of the party. Some experts argue that value stocks are …
Last year was a great one for big-stock investors. Not necessarily, however, if you only owned a basket of big ­Minnesota firms. "Minnesota companies have a history of participating, but lagging hot markets," said Mark Henneman, chief …
Normally, when certain stock market sectors are flying high, it’s not a good idea to buy in. Tried and true investing wisdom generally holds that hot stocks probably won’t be hot for long. That’s because of the statistical principle of reversion to ...
Nike Inc (NYSE: NKE) stock has been on a tear the past three months as investors now believe they see the light at the end of the tunnel in the slumping North American athletic apparel market. Wedbush has upgraded NKE stock and says …
Raging bulls on Wall Street often argue that today's record-high stock market isn't as outrageously expensive as it was in early 2000. While that's generally true, at least one important measure of stock values is approaching those dot-com …