Will Intel Raise Its Dividend in 2018?

Will Intel Raise Its Dividend in 2018?
Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) has stood out from its technology peers for decades because of its willingness to pay dividends to its shareholders. The semiconductor giant started with a small dividend in 1992, and began making dramatic boosts to its payouts in the mid-2000s. Since then, Intel’s dividend yield has grown to respectable levels. As the tech giant finds its way... Read More

Toro Company (TTC) Q4 2017 Earnings Conference Call Transcript

Toro Company (TTC) Q4 2017 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
Image source: The Motley Fool. Toro Company (NYSE: TTC)Q4 2017 Earnings Conference CallDec 7, 2017, 4:30 p.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Good day ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the Toro Company’s full-year and fourth quarter earnings conference call. My name is Sandra, and I will be your coordinator for today. At... Read More

Why General Motors Thinks the First Self-Driving Company Will Win Big

Why General Motors Thinks the First Self-Driving Company Will Win Big
Will there be a significant “first-mover” advantage in self-driving cars? Will the first company (or group of companies) to bring the technology to market enjoy significant long-term advantages over rivals that lag? For a long time, I didn’t think so, for reasons I’ll explain in a moment. But General Motors (NYSE: GM) president Dan Ammann recently made an argument that... Read More