Investments

Granite Point Mortgage Trust Inc (GPMT) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to “Buy”

Granite Point Mortgage Trust Inc (NASDAQ:GPMT) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report issued on Wednesday, September 20th. The brokerage currently has a $21.00 price target on the stock. Zacks Investment Research‘s target price would indicate a potential upside of 12.12% from the stock’s previous close. According to Zacks, “Granite ...

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Fixed income has gone global

Author: Pilar Gomez-Bravo The potential diversification benefits of fixed income in a portfolio are well known by most investors. Adding bonds to an equity portfolio can help reduce portfolio volatility and protect capital over time. That’s why fixed income is sometimes referred to as the “ballast” of a well-rounded portfolio — these investments seek to deliver total return through income, ...

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Susan Shumaker, and Steve Sumerford: Cone Health Foundation: 20 years of investments in our community | Columnists

Twenty years ago, a few visionary leaders created Guilford County’s then only health-related philanthropic organization. The Cone Health Foundation, which was born out of the merger of Wesley Long and Moses Cone hospitals, would be dedicated to creating a healthier community, where similarly focused nonprofits could go to get the financial support needed to create a more vibrant place to ...

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Mida continues to play role to attract investments, ensure inclusive economic growth: Najib

KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak said the role of the Malaysian Investment Development Authority (Mida) is expected to be more important in the years to come in ensuring an inclusive economic growth and build Malaysia’s image as a high technology country and a global activity centre. The prime minister said the organisation that had been operating since 1967 ...

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Thinking of Investing in an ICO? Read This First

It was only a matter of time. Now that there’s real money in initial coin offerings (ICOs), now that the industry has raised more than $2 billion and even Goldman Sachs has gotten into the game and says the ICO market is “too big to ignore,” it was bound to happen and yesterday it did. The Securities and Exchange Commission ...

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PH advancing planned LNG investments » Manila Bulletin Business

Facility set to break ground Updated October 1, 2017, 8:29 AM By Myrna M. Velasco The Philippines is targeting to finally push to groundbreaking rites by 2018 its planned $2.0 billion worth of integrated liquefied natural gas (LNG) facilities, but conspicuously absent still is the regulatory framework that shall underpin the country’s gas reset strategy. Energy Secretary Alfonso G. Cusi ...

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Why Leveraged Oil Stocks are Bad Investments | Markets-and-stocks

This week’s Industry Focus episodes are all about looking back on our mistakes and learning from them, and what better mistake to look back on than recommending a soon-to-be bankrupt company? In this segment, Fool contributor Sean O’Reilly looks back at 2015, when he recommended Linn Energy as his wild card pick of the week, and explains why it seemed like ...

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‘I continue to enjoy the full support of the minister’

We have publicly expressed our view that corporate governance standards remain an important consideration in our investment decision-making and we will continue to emphasise this point wherever and whenever the opportunity presents itself. In the same interview, I also spoke about allegations that there are people who would like to remove me as the PIC CEO. I made it clear ...

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