Here's Why Higher Interest Rates Matter to JPMorgan Chase

Here's Why Higher Interest Rates Matter to JPMorgan Chase
Interest rates are one of the most important catalysts for bank stocks right now, with higher rates promising improved profitability throughout the industry. Given that the Federal Reserve will meet next week to decide whether to raise rates, in turn, it’s worth reviewing JPMorgan Chase ‘s (NYSE: JPM) latest interest rate sensitivity analysis. Every quarter, large banks update investors on... Read More

China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (SNP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 18, 2017

China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (SNP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 18, 2017
China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation ( SNP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 18, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $1.34 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 06, 2017. Shareholders who purchased SNP prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $78.22, the dividend yield is... Read More

Why MediaTek Is Smart to Get Out of Qualcomm, Inc.'s Way

Why MediaTek Is Smart to Get Out of Qualcomm, Inc.'s Way
Per a pre-publication note in DigiTimes ( subscription required ), mobile-chip maker MediaTek, largely seen as the No. 2 merchant mobile chip vendor next to market leader Qualcomm (NASDAQ: QCOM) , “is unlikely to roll out mobile chips built using more advanced 10nm and 7nm process technologies in 2018.” This, DigiTimes says, is due to MediaTek’s apparently shifting its resources... Read More