A Look at Bank of America Ahead of Earnings (BAC)

Things are starting to look up for some of the nation's largest banks, as evidenced by the sector's recent trend in earnings. And this would bode well for Bank of America Corporation (BAC), whose second-quarter results will be released Monday before the opening bell....

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How Visa Counts On Your Free-Spending Ways

On the surface, issuing credit cards seems like the worst business model imaginable. Lend money to people up front, so they can buy what they want to with it, then give them 30 days to pay it back without interest? How can anyone turn a profit doing that? The State of...

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Apple Stock: Capital Structure Analysis (AAPL)

The consumer electronics industry has hardly been static, and Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is a prime example. Since the fall of 2014, Apple has captivated technology users with upgraded models of previous devices such as iPhones and MacBooks while also introducing new...

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How Apple's Decline Is Hurting Berkshire Hathaway

Legendary value investor Warren Buffett bet big on Apple Inc. (AAPL) this year, loading up on the stock even after it nearly tripled over five years. Initially, Buffett's purchase for Berkshire Hathaway Inc.’s (BRK.A) stock portfolio seemed prescient as the iPhone...

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Ray Dalio: Sell Expensive Stocks, Party Like Crazy

Ray Dalio, the billionaire investor and founder of Bridgewater Associates, the world's largest hedge fund, recommends that investors should come to terms with selling pricier stocks that have had a great run, and reallocate to cheaper equities. And of course, they...

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Will Alphabet Stock Break Below $1,000?

Shares of Google parent company Alphabet Inc. (GOOGL) spent half of 2017 testing psychological resistance at $1,000, finally breaking out above that magic number in October. The stock sold off to new support three times between February and May 2018, finally taking...

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