Why you should consider investing in American Airlines
In this series, we’ll discuss why the ~25% share price decline since June was actually an opportunity for long-term investors to buy shares of American Airlines.
MGM Resorts (MGM) was founded in 1986. MGM is based in Nevada. It’s one of the leading global hospitality and entertainment companies.
Sector ETF Analysis
This series studies National Oilwell Varco’s financial performance over the last seven years to help you understand why the company has earned the privilege of becoming a Buffett stock.
During fatal disease outbreaks, rules and restrictions are imposed—especially on air transportation. This includes canceling flights to the affected areas.
Netflix (NFLX) announced its 3Q14 earnings on October 15. The results disappointed investors, as they came in short of expectations.
Homebuilders are especially cyclical and so will line up with manufacturing activity. Even some of the commercial real estate investment trusts will correlate with this activity.
The company has operating mines and projects in Canada, the U.S., the Dominican Republic, Australia, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Chile, Argentina, Zambia, Saudi Arabia, and Tanzania. Its products are sold in the world market.
The restaurant industry is a part of the Consumer Discretionary sector. This sector does well when the economy is expanding. It doesn’t do well when the economy is contracting.
The U.S. market dominates the global ETF space, with ~72% of global ETF assets. The dominant ETF issuers in U.S. include BlackRock (BLK), State Street Corp. (STT), and Vanguard.
Macro ETF Analysis
Europe has more than one problem. Growth in the Eurozone stalled in the second quarter, following four quarters of sluggish recovery from a crisis over high government debt.
This series will analyze major trends in the primary and secondary markets in U.S. investment-grade debt. Volatility, as measured by the VIX (VXX), or the index commonly known as the “fear factor,” spiked to 25.27 on October 15.
After last week’s sell-off, many investors are worried that another global recession could be on the horizon. Russ provides his take.
Gold prices have declined 12%—from the peak of $1,385 per ounce. The peak was reached in March. In 2014, gold is currently trading at its lowest levels. Investors usually view gold as an inflation hedge.
Income ETF Analysis
Earnings season is in full swing. We’ll hear from homebuilder PulteGroup (PHM) and also mall REIT giant Simon Property Group.
On October 1, 2014, Enterprise Products Partners (EPD) announced its acquisition of Oiltanking Partners L.P. (OILT), a midstream energy master limited partnership