This is is a guest post from Philip Pilkington, a writer and research assistant at Kingston University. Gavyn Davies recently had an interesting take on stock prices in the US. Davies made the point that the profit share in the US had risen …
SEOUL: Samsung Electronics Co. announced on Wednesday its first stock split and said it expects demand for semiconductors to remain strong in 2018, as it posted record annual profit driven by a so-called memory chip “super …
Centene Corp. announced a two-for-one stock split Tuesday as the managed care provider posted fourth-quarter results that beat analysts’ expectations. The Clayton-based company reported on Tuesday its profit more than doubled in the …
Bit Mantra, has released Stock Genie 2.2.2, a major updates for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad users. The application, which is the number one stock app in all of iTunes, breaks down the details of daily stocks and picks the best one, …
Stock prices fell modestly yesterday on profit taking and a weakness in the technology sector. Volume declined. The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 5.52 points, to 1,223.49. In the previous three sessions, the widely followed average …
Associate Professor Fong Wai Mun of the NUS Business School's finance department believes most investors do not focus enough on profitability - even though it might seem like a very obvious approach to investing. He said that while …
Analysts on average had expected a profit of 6 cents per share, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. Helping to improve Twitter’s margin was a 16 percent cut in expenses from a year earlier. One factor was stock-based …
This is a continuation of my quest to go through all 100 stocks from the 2013 Forbes Best Small Companies list. Upon first glance, if a stock is interesting but overpriced, I provide a quick rundown. Otherwise, if I come across something I like …
The National Stock Exchange (NSE) made more money than nine of 10 companies listed on it. Similarly, the BSE’s profits are higher than eight of 10 of its listed firms, according to the numbers available so far for FY14. A total of 632 NSE …
Assuming the shares are in a taxable account, your tax bill will be based on the profit you made on each share you sell. Say, for example, that you purchased 10 shares at $10 each for $100. If the stock price rises to $12.50, and you then …