When Nelson Mandela was released from a 27-year prison term in 1990, with much of it spent doing hard labor and virtually no contact with family or the rest of the outside world, he could have easily emerged a bitter man bent on revenge. Yet his response to this imprisonment, and to the instituti
Incremental games, which are also known as idle games, idle tapper games, clicker games or clicking games, are an increasingly popular video game genrewhose gameplay consists of the player performing simple actions (such as clicking on the screen) repeatedly to gain currency. This currency can th
Officials in China’s gambling enclave of Macau have raised concerns about sexual misconduct allegations against casino mogul Steve Wynn.
The intervention adds to mounting pressure on Wynn and Wynn Macau (WYNMF), the business that generates most of the profit for his gambling empire. The Hong Kong-listed division of Wynn Resorts (WYNN) has lost more than $2 billion in stock market....More>>>
In our view, shares of Qualcomm (QCOM – $54.24) were unfairly battered by short-sighted folks, notes Jason Clark, value investor and contributing editor to The Prudent Speculator.
The stock plunged as much as 14% in one day in response to the news that Apple (AAPL) filed a lawsuit accusing the semiconductor manufacturing firm of monopolizing the market for mobile phone chips and withholding....More>>>
Mexico’s plan for retaliatory tariffs on U.S. products including some pork cuts is rattling the meat markets.
Shares of meat producers tumbled Thursday after Mexico’s announcement, and hog futures slumped. About 22 percent of U.S. pork is exported, and Mexico is the largest buyer by volume. The country has been a key importer of hams at a time of record U.S. production, and....More>>>
The stock market surged higher on Monday, with the biggest gains coming for the Dow Jones Industrial Average, which closed above the 25,000 level. Investors were generally upbeat about signs that suggested the potential for a more favorable resolution of trade disputes between the U.S. and China, and positive moves in other financial markets continued to contribute to the stock market’s success....More>>>
Taiwan is calling out global brands that have bowed to Chinese pressure to treat it as just another part of China.
Taiwan’s Foreign Ministry on Wednesday berated Air Canada (ACDVF) and Gap (GPS) on Twitter, accusing the airline of buckling under pressure and the clothing retailer of sending the wrong message to the world.
The public scoldings follow recent efforts by the....More>>>
HNA Group Co., the cash-strapped Chinese conglomerate, agreed to sell two land plots at Hong Kong’s former Kai Tak airport for HK$16 billion ($2 billion), as it seeks to cut its massive debt.
The sites, purchased just over a year ago, were sold to Hong Kong developer Henderson Land Development Co., according to a statement Tuesday. HNA had spent about HK$14.2 billion on the two sites,....More>>>
There are a number of great companies in the market today. The ModernGraham valuation model selected some of the most undervalued Canadian companies. Each company has been determined to be suitable for the Defensive Investor or the Enterprising Investor according to the ModernGraham approach.
Defensive Investors are defined as investors who are not able or willing to do substantial research....More>>>
I am optimistic about Kohl’s (KSS) because their stock price appears undervalued. They continue to beat their competitors in areas that are important such as revenue, ROIC, store productivity, and e-commerce.
Kohl’s reported a comparable sales increase of 6.3% and reported diluted earnings per share of $5.12 in their fourth-quarter....More>>>
Brooks Automation (NASDAQ: BRKS) and Amtech Systems (NASDAQ:ASYS) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownershi
Luxury shopping is back in vogue in China. Sales growth increased year over year for the first time since growth stalled after Chinese communist leader Xi Jinping began the anti-corruption campaign in 2013. Today, much of the sales growth is coming from within China, with consume