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Can Prudential's International Premiums Contribute 30% To Its Top Line By 2021?

52 min 19 sec ago
In the last three years, International Insurance Premiums have contributed around 27% of its top line – a figure that we believe will reach 30% in the next three years. Trefis has analyzed trends in Prudential’s International Insurance Premiums over recent years in an interactive dashboard.

5 Dividend Growth Stocks With Upside To Analyst Targets

1 hour 32 min ago
To become a "Dividend Aristocrat," a dividend paying company must accomplish an incredible feat: consistently increase shareholder dividends every year for at least 20 consecutive years.

How The Parts Add Up: The iShares S&P 500 Value ETF Headed For $130

2 hours 32 min ago
For the iShares S&P 500 Value ETF, we found that the implied analyst target price for the ETF based upon its underlying holdings is $129.60 per unit.

Transitioning Business Model Creates Buying Opportunity

3 hours 5 min ago
Volatility in the short-term will make this company significantly more profitable in the long-term.

Calm Before Storm? Awaiting Powell Speech Friday After Brief Yield Curve Inversion

3 hours 23 min ago
As long as we have a healthy environment in jobs like the one we have right now, it’s going to be very difficult to shake people’s confidence. At the end of the day, if people are employed, they’re likely to go out and spend some money.

The Implied Analyst 12-Month Target For The Health Care Select Sector SPDR Fund ETF

3 hours 32 min ago
For the Health Care Select Sector SPDR Fund ETF, we found that the implied analyst target price for the ETF based upon its underlying holdings is $103.57 per unit.

When A 16-Year-Old Earns $3 Million, You Know It's Not A 'Silly Fad'

3 hours 41 min ago
Video gaming has a massive audience of engaged fans. According to Newzoo, this year e-sports will generate $1.1 billion in revenue and the ranks of its fans will swell to over 450 million. It turns out most of these folks love watching others play video games on the internet.

A Rial Mess: Iran Tries To Reboot Its Struggling Currency Once Again

4 hours 48 min ago
Tehran is planning to cut four zeros from its currency and change its name from the rial to the toman, in the latest attempt to revive an economy being hammered by sanctions

The High Cost Of Investing In Private Equity For HNW

6 hours 55 min ago
Private Equity Fund-of-Funds, typically targeted to HNW, are laden with layers of fees.

Can Victoria’s Secret Get Its Sexy Back? The Jury Is Still Out

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 18:50
Victoria’s Secret’s fall from grace shows little sign of easing. Comparable sales at Victoria’s Secret in the fiscal second quarter that ended Aug. 3 fell a worse-than-expected 6%, led by a 9% decline at its stores.

Trump: Eliminate Student Loan Debt For Disabled Veterans

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 16:51
President Trump signed an executive order to make it easier for disabled veterans to receive student loan forgiveness.

Splunk Expands Cloud Capabilities With $1 Billion Acquisition Of SignalFx

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 14:48
SignalFx raised $179 million at a recent valuation of $500 million and brought in an estimated $25 million in revenue last year.

Weakening Dodd-Frank's Volcker Rule Puts Depositors And Tax Payers At Risk

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 14:48
The Trump bank deregulatory train is speeding at a breakneck pace. We have not even gone through a credit cycle to test how well the Volcker Rule would work in an economic downturn, and it has already been gutted, endangering depositors and taxpayers.

The Evidence Is Clear: Polls Are Not To Be Trusted

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 13:28
As the polling season commences, wild allegations will be made about poll results. But the evidence is in, polls are not to be trusted. Here's why investors must do their own work when it comes to these matters.

3 Monthly Dividends Every Investor Should Know About

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 13:08
If you ever want to retire (or stay retired!), you’ve got a big problem.

Fed Minutes Suggest Policy Divisions Unlikely To End Soon

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 12:55
What we learned from the July Fed minutes and the potential conflict between the view of the markets and that of policy makers.

Why Did Restaurant Brands' Share Price Climb More Than 1.5x In 3 Years?

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 12:45
Restaurant Brands International’s (NYSE: QSR) stock price has increased more than 1.5x from $47.70/share in August 2016 to $74.60/share in August 2019. The increase was primarily driven by a continuous increase in Total Revenue and Net Income margin. Revenue growth and margin increases are expect...

These 16 Argentina Corporations Are On The Cusp Of Default

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 12:22
Argentina ready to stick it to the bond lords yet again!

Why Did Medtronic's Stock Grow 20% Over The Last 2 Years?

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 12:15
Medtronic’s (NYSE:MDT) share price has grown around 20% over the last two years. This can be attributed to steady growth in its revenues, margin expansion, price to earnings multiple growth, and lower share count. In this note we discuss these factors that contributed to Medtronic’s stock price ...

5 Most Important Countries To Watch For Oil Markets

Wed, 08/21/2019 - 11:56
These 5 countries make the oil market move.