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Christine Lagarde of the IMF sees a 3-speed economy (Part 1)
Christine Lagarde, the managing director for the International Monetary Fund, sees a three-speed global economy In her speech at Brookings Institution in early June, Lagarde mentioned that the global economy has shifted this year towards a three-speed economy, versus the two-speed economy coined by PriceWaterhouseCoopers half a year ago. You can broadly categorize the three […]
Must-know: Mexican indicators confirm a positive turnaround
Turnaround signals Earlier this month, several macro indicators started giving faint signals of turnaround for Mexico (EWW). While quarterly GDP was down, PMI started pointing towards a reversal in the negative course. Given that PMI is forward-looking, positive macroeconomic data this month have been key in confirming the positive trend. Industrial production increasing Industrial production was […]
Key factors that continue to affect emerging markets
Emerging market struggle Aside from the rates hike as well as the effect in inflows and current accounts of emerging markets, there were other factors rooting against emerging markets. China’s slowdown and change of policy Then came the Q2 figure for China’s GDP, which had investors on edge about a hard landing. While the world […]
Can Russia, India, and China unite to shift geopolitical gravity?
The deal will help the Russian gas giant Gazprom (OGZPY) diversify its revenue sources.
Analyzing ETR’s Potential Dividend Growth Drivers
What led to the EPS decline? ETR’s cost of revenue fell 21% in 2016 before rising 15% in 9M17. In addition, gross profit expanded 3% in 2016 before falling 2% in 9M17. Operating expenses rose 8% and 14% in 2016 and 9M17, respectively, due to higher asset impairment and decommissioning charges in both the periods. […]
Analyzing Symantec, a Low Dividend Grower
Symantec’s costs and expenses fell 6.0% and 31.0% in 2015 and 2016, respectively.
A Look at Corning, Another Top Dividend Grower
Corning’s net sales and earnings in 2015 and 2016 Corning’s (GLW) net sales fell 6% in 2015 before rising 3% in 2016. Its North American net sales rose in 2015 before falling slightly in 2016, and its Asia-Pacific, European, and other net sales fell in 2015 and rose in 2016. In 2015, its Optical Communications segment’s net sales […]
Here’s Why L Brands’ Dividend Yield Is Rising
Reasons behind L Brands’ growing yield Specialty fashion retailer L Brands (LB) saw its sales slow between 2013 and 2016. The company recorded revenue growth of 3.5% in 2016, compared with 6% in 2015. The growth was driven by the Victoria’s Secret and Bath & Body Works segments. Whereas its operating income grew 12% in 2015, it […]
Will Genuine Parts Sustain Its Dividend Yield?
Genuine Parts (GPC) recorded a marginal growth in its 2016 net sales, driven by its Automotive and Office Products segments.
Ashford Hospitality Trust’s Dividend Woes
Ashford Hospitality Trust (AHT) didn’t declare a dividend between September 15, 2008, and February 24, 2011.
How Technology Helped UPS to Boost Its Customer Service
UPS installed telematics in approximately 83,000 vehicles by the end of 2015. This technology helps to measure a truck’s performance and condition.