PowerShares FTSE RAFI US 1000 ETF
Target’s Stock Price Fell 6.4% after Fiscal 2Q16 Earnings
Target’s (TGT) stock price fell 6.4% to $70.63 on August 17, 2016, after the company released its fiscal 2Q16 earnings.
Productivity Savings Improved Procter & Gamble’s Operating Margin in Fiscal 3Q16
P&G reported a gross profit margin increase of 250 basis points to 49.8% in fiscal 3Q16, as compared to fiscal 3Q15.
Why P&G Transferred Its Duracell Business to Berkshire Hathaway
On February 29, 2016, Procter & Gamble (PG) announced the completion of the transfer of its Duracell business to Berkshire Hathaway (BRK-B).
Will Philip Morris Beat Wall Street Revenue Estimates in 4Q15?
For 4Q15, the Wall Street consensus revenue estimate for Phillip Morris is $6.5 billion, an 8.8% decrease from the revenue in the corresponding quarter last year.
Analyzing PRF’s Fund Flow
The index of the PowerShares FTSE RAFI US 1000 Portfolio (PRF) consists of more than 1,000 stocks.
A Must-Read Overview of PRF
The PowerShares FTSE RAFI US 1000 Portfolio (PRF) tracks the investment results of the FTSE RAFI US 1000 Index.
Procter & Gamble’s Margins Saw an Improvement in 1Q16
During its 1Q16 earnings call, Procter & Gamble reported a slight improvement in its margins.
General Motors’ 3Q15 Earnings Release Sparks a Buying Spree
General Motors released its 3Q15 earnings on October 21, 2015. The company reported EPS of $0.84.
PRF’s Factors for Stock Selection—a Departure from LRGF
PRF’s index has an investment model that selects stocks for investment based on four fundamental factors: book value, cash flow, sales, and dividends.