On August 6th Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) submitted its financial report for the second quarter of 2019. According to the report, the company's income has reached record levels, amounting to 20.25 billion USD; however, it has not matched the forecast level of 21.46 billion USD, which led to a steep decline of the stock price by 5%.
Falling of Pfizer stocks in April 2019 was used by investors as a good chance to buy them. This time the stocks have fallen again, so let us try to figure out the reasons for this as well as the perspectives of long-term investing in them.
The July meeting of the European Central Bank, the new Prime Minister of Great Britain is a supporter of the “hardcore” Brexit, the slowdown in US GDP, Twitter net profit breaking records, and the US Internet giants are under investigation among the main news of last week.
Any trader who has decided to quit intraday trading, faces the question: what criteria to use for choosing stocks for long-term investment and what is worth paying attention to first hand. In this case the trader should start from the simplest – look at those indices that appear on the net first of all and are available to each investor not eager to go into detail.
This week investor attention on the market will be attracted to the reports of such widely known companies as Alphabet (NASDAQ: GOOG), McDonald’s (NYSE: MCD) and Starbucks (NASDAQ: SBUX). Let us have a look at these companies and study the market expectations about them. Alphabet Inc. stock analysis For the last six months Alphabet stocks […]
Cryptocurrencies need regulating. - Mnuchin The US Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin thinks that millions of dollars are laundered via cryptocurrencies. In this light he considers it necessary to introduce regulations to the cryptocurrency market same as to normal financial services, which means rather tough regulations.However, in order to start regulating the market, it […]
What is IPOGoals of IPOAdvantages of IPODrawbacks of IPOTypes of IPOUnderwritingTypes of contracts between the issuer and the underwriterDirect listingRisks of direct listingRoad ShowHow to make money on IPOSummary What is IPO IPO stands for Initial Public Offering of the stocks of the issuing company on the stock market. In other words, through the IPO […]
In 2015 one could buy Nvidia (NASDAQ: NVDA) stocks for just 20 USD each; however, an unexpected growth of interest toward cryptocurrencies has changed the investors’ view of this company accordingly. The more the cryptocurrency market grew, the more people wanted to mine: individuals with 1 to 10 graphic cards as well as major investors, owning mining farms with thousands of graphic cards. All this led to increased demand for GPU, and the income of Nvidia has started growing, too. The management realized that the boost was temporary; nonetheless, they tried to get the most from the existing demand. As a result, there appeared a whole department engaged in development of GPU chips for mining.
In this column we talk about the news that has influenced financial markets last week. The first week of July turned out rather quiet for capital markets: the end of June was too busy for investors. However, market players found room for movement even in such calm settings. Sberbank: The Business Is Prospering Russian Sberbank […]
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