Top 10 ETF gainers and losers for Jan 27, 2016

The data was compiled using CapitalCube’s ETF Screener Top 10 ETF gainers with assets of more than $25 million as of Jan 27, 2016. (Leveraged) Symbol Company 1 Week Volatility (%) 1 Day Price Return (%) Monthly Fund Flows ($ Millions) Net Assets ($ Millions) Average Daily Volume (Thousands) Net Expense Ratio (%) LABD   Direxion … Read more

Top 2 European ETFs

With energy prices on the mend, and the euro up 7.3% against the USD over the past one month Europe seems to have a solid path ahead. Europe now seems to have a bullish story. Economic Status of Europe The European Commission has now upgraded Euro zone economic growth to 1.5% for 2015 from 1.3% guided three … Read more

How to invest in US Regional Banks – ETFs

Regional banks as a sector have performed well in the last 3 months. The main three ETFs in this sector IAT, KRE, KBWR, QABA. Given that there is a possibility of rising interest rates, regional banks are the pure play  for this scenario. These banks are more focused in disbursing loans. Price Return When comparing … Read more

Tesla 4Q Results Disappointed Investors

Tesla Motors, Inc. reports preliminary financial results for the quarter ended December 31, 2014. Electric car maker Tesla (TSLA) turned in a fourth quarter adjust loss of $0.13/ share, substantially worse than expectations. The company’s misses included revenue, the number of cars it built, and the number of cars it delivered. Tesla attributed the under … Read more

Dow Chemical: Beats estimates despite fall in profilts

Dow Chemical Company reports preliminary financial results for the quarter ended December 31, 2014. Although Dow Chemical Company’s (DOW) fourth quarter earnings exceeded analysts’ expectations, profits fell compared to the same quarter last year. This was due to a $500 million charge from its abandonment of a Tennessee facility by its joint venture Dow Corning. … Read more

City-by-City, State-by-State, This is How Buffett Invests in the U.S.

Warren Buffett likes to buy American. Nearly 98% of the Berkshire Hathaway equity portfolio is allocated to U.S.-headquartered companies, with just 2% based in Canada, France, the Netherlands and the U.K. Within the United States, the Oracle of Omaha looks far beyond the Nebraska border for investments. In fact, the Midwest is the region in which the billionaire has … Read more

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NSC): Weak Quarter Owing to Revenue Fall

Norfolk Southern Corporation reported preliminary financial results for the quarter ended December 31, 2014. Earnings per share did not change in the fourth quarter from a year ago – largely because the railroad’s coal revenue fell 15 percent on weak demand from utilities and export markets. This quarter results were also helped by a lower … Read more

The top 3 retail stocks – a comparison

  With the great slump in oil prices, this is a good time to look at other asset classes. Here we are comparing the three big grocery chains Canada – Loblaw, Metro and Alimentation Couche-Tard Comparing the companies on Business performance analysis Fundamental analysis Relative Valuation Business Performance Analysis   While reviewing the earning’s multiple, … Read more