Crude oil prices see no respite, hitting new 5-year lows
Analysts had expected a decrease of 2.25 million barrels in crude inventories last week. We’ll discuss actual changes in inventories in this series.
Tesoro’s assets increased ~65% from 2007 to 2013, driven by a massive $1.2-billion build in its cash reserves. Current assets doubled, and long-term assets took a ~46% bump.
Sector ETF Analysis
Investors following the power sector should keep a close eye on key industry and macroeconomic indicators that drive stocks in the sector.
An introduction to Embraer is incomplete without comparing its returns to the index. Embraer (ERJ) slightly outperformed the index ETF (SPY) year-to-date.
Along with its announcement of 3Q14 earnings, EMC also announced the acquisition of Cisco’s stake in VCE.
November’s leading economic indicators show that the economy is still expanding moderately. The labor market should start improving.
Panera Bread (PNRA) is a limited-service restaurant. It operates fast-casual restaurants. PNRA has more than 1,800 restaurants. Most of PNRA’s restaurants are in the US.
Vale SA (VALE) is a Brazilian multinational diversified metals and mining company. It is the world’s largest producer of iron ore and iron ore pellets and the world’s second-largest producer of nickel.
Macro ETF Analysis
Stock ETFs (Exchange Traded Funds) and bond ETFs actually have quite a few things in common. Both vehicles typically track an index, both trade on an equity exchange, and both…
The demand for long-term Treasuries has gone up, while personal consumption expenditures—a measure of inflation—have stayed below policymakers’ 2% target.
A market rebound of more than 12% from the depths seen in October has left investor sentiment buoyant.
Investors usually view gold as an inflation hedge. As a result, gold prices are influenced by several related factors.
Income ETF Analysis
Most of this week’s economic data will be released on Tuesday, with personal consumption and personal income as the most important data points.