Despite Promises Unfulfilled, This Analyst Still Loves Kratos Defense & Security Stock

Despite Promises Unfulfilled, This Analyst Still Loves Kratos Defense & Security Stock
Every day, Wall Street analysts upgrade some stocks, downgrade others, and “initiate coverage” on a few more. But do these analysts even know what they’re talking about? Today, we’re taking one high-profile Wall Street pick and putting it under the microscope… If nothing else, New York-based securities broker-dealer Drexel Hamilton deserves points for loyalty. Five months ago, Drexel played a... Read More

How to Invest in Military Stocks

How to Invest in Military Stocks
2016-2017 has been a great time to invest in military stocks. Over the past year, the five biggest defense stocks have averaged returns of more than 37% — and have become a whole lot more expensive. Military Stock Trailing-12-Month Stock Performance Dividend Yield Total Return Boeing (NYSE: BA) 76.2% 2.4% 78.6% General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) 32.8% 1.7% 34.5% Northrop Grumman... Read More

Futures Buoyed by Gains in Europe, Waning Risk Aversion

Futures Buoyed by Gains in Europe, Waning Risk Aversion
U.S. stock futures were trading significantly higher in step with European equities amid reports that the European Central Bank will maintain monetary accommodation, and as risk aversion continues to dissipate across global bourses. Dow futures are off their early morning highs, but indicate a 50 point gain at the cash market open. Euro-zone bourses were driven higher early this morning... Read More

The Trade Desk's Explosive Growth Continues

The Trade Desk's Explosive Growth Continues
The Trade Desk, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTD) may not a household name among investors, but it has exhibited impressive results during its short stint as a public entity. For the uninitiated, the company uses artificial intelligence and big data to help advertising agencies precisely target audiences with the most relevant and highest performing ads, while selecting the best channels to reach... Read More

Microchip Technology Incorporated (MCHP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 17, 2017

Microchip Technology Incorporated (MCHP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 17, 2017
Microchip Technology Incorporated ( MCHP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 17, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.362 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 05, 2017. Shareholders who purchased MCHP prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 0.14% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock... Read More