Stories tagged: investment
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 9, 2019, 4:20 p.m.
Stocks stumbled Friday as worries flared yet again that President Donald Trump’s trade war with China may be worsening.
UPDATED: Tue., May 7, 2019, 3:32 p.m.
The Hart Capital Inland Northwest Index increased by 1.8% during the first quarter of 2019, fueled by gains from PotlatchDeltic Corp. and the banking sector.
Sun., March 3, 2019
The Motley Fool Take Many investors are steering clear of brick-and-mortar retailers, worried about the rise of e-commerce. But while plenty of retailers are struggling, and big names such as …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 8:01 p.m.
The law seeks to incentivize more private investment in small businesses outside of economic centers like New York and Los Angeles. It passed through both chambers of Congress with little …
Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 9:15 a.m.
Coca-Cola is buying a minority ownership stake in sports drink maker BodyArmor, for an undisclosed amount, marking the latest move by the world’s biggest beverage maker to diversify its offerings.
Tue., Aug. 7, 2018, 12:26 p.m.
Already threatened by escalating U.S. taxes on its goods, China is about to find it much harder to invest in U.S. companies or to buy American technology in such cutting-edge …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 10, 2018, 4:45 p.m.
The price war among mutual fund companies is hitting a new frontier, to the further benefit of investors. Fidelity says it will soon offer a pair of mutual funds that …
Thu., July 19, 2018, 1:25 p.m.
Buying rare wines is like investing in a startup: You need 10 years of runway to see significant returns. But unlike a startup, an investment in wine is virtually guaranteed.
Mon., May 7, 2018, 5:55 p.m.
Billionaire Warren Buffett recommends that investors stick with simple stock index funds – not bonds and especially not bitcoins.
Sun., April 22, 2018, 9:29 a.m.
Seven Clark County communities were dubbed “Opportunity Zones” by the governor’s office Friday, positioning them for more investment – although it is unclear when.
Mon., April 9, 2018, 4:14 p.m.
The U.S. Treasury Department has certified low-income census tracts as federal “Opportunity Zones” in the cites of Post Falls and Moscow, Idaho, and Benewah, Bonner, Boundary and Shoshone counties.
UPDATED: Mon., March 26, 2018, 1:59 p.m.
Some of Wall Street’s heaviest hitters are stepping into the national debate on guns as investment firms ask firearms makers what they are doing about gun violence.
Mon., Jan. 29, 2018, 3:28 p.m.
Exxon’s CEO says the oil company will invest more than $50 billion over the next five years to expand its business in the U.S.
Sun., Dec. 31, 2017
With its relatively low risk profile and a track record of dividend growth, Nike (NYSE: NKE) is a smart growth stock to consider.
Sun., Oct. 29, 2017, 5:30 a.m.
A private equity fund co-chaired by a former BlackRock Inc. executive is planning to raise $250 million to invest in marijuana businesses in places such as Los Angeles, Las Vegas …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 19, 2017, 6:19 p.m.
Google’s parent company is throwing its financial support behind ride-hailing service Lyft, deepening its rift with market leader Uber.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 9:29 a.m.
A Bellevue investment adviser was sentenced to nine years in prison and ordered to pay $3.6 million in restitution.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 8:23 p.m.
China’s government is moving to curb domestic companies’ investments abroad in property, sports, entertainment and other fields, following a series of high-profile, multibillion-dollar acquisitions by Chinese firms.
Sun., July 23, 2017
If you’d like to invest in the auto industry but are worried about disruptions from electric vehicles threatening your investments, consider Copart.
UPDATED: Wed., July 19, 2017, 8:19 p.m.
Now it seems, the match is roaring back. Many companies are boosting their matches in employee 401(k) plans, according to a report by Vanguard Group, the investment firm with $4.4 …
Sun., July 9, 2017
VF Corp. – owner of North Face jackets, Timberland boots, Smartwool socks, Vans shoes and more – is worth considering for your portfolio.
Sun., June 18, 2017, 2 a.m.
Many investors are anticipating the spread of electric cars and self-driving vehicles and assuming that the traditional automakers are toast. General Motors’ (NYSE: GM) CEO Mary Barra sees it differently.
UPDATED: Thu., June 15, 2017, 7:33 p.m.
If it feels precarious to have so many investments doing so well, particularly when the economy itself is still growing only modestly, markets are giving few indications of worry.
Sun., Dec. 25, 2016
It’s been a tough road recently for shareholders of drugstore giant CVS Health (NYSE: CVS). The company has shown moderate results in its front-of-the-store business (think shampoo, diapers, soap, chips …
Sun., Dec. 18, 2016
Some of the best stocks fly under the radar of most investors. V.F. Corp. (NYSE: VFC), with an eminently forgettable name, is one such company.
Sun., Dec. 11, 2016
Over the trailing 12 months, Verizon has generated more than $28 billion in cash from operations, allowing it to reinvest in its business while leaving plenty left over for its …
Sun., Dec. 4, 2016
Skyworks Solutions is a play on the future of the Internet of Things (IoT).
Sun., Nov. 20, 2016
Looking for a stock trading at a discount with a high dividend yield and future catalysts that could boost earnings? General Motors (NYSE: GM) fits the bill.
Sun., Nov. 13, 2016
If you’re looking for a high-yield, low-volatility stock, consider big pharma stalwart GlaxoSmithKline.
Sun., Oct. 30, 2016
The Motley Fool Take Shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb (NYSE: BMY) were recently down about 30 percent from their all-time high in July. That leaves the stock more attractively priced and …