Leucadia National

-$0.04 (-0.2%)
Closing price May 23, 2018

Monday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

April 9, 2018: The S&P 500 closed up 0.3% at 2,613.25. The DJIA closed up 0.2% at 23,979.86. Separately, the Nasdaq was up 0.5% at 6,950.34. Monday was another positive ...
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Tuesday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

September 19, 2017: The S&P 500 closed up 0.11% at 2,506.67. The DJIA closed up 0.18% at 22,372.22. Separately, the Nasdaq was up 0.10% at 6,461.32. Tuesday was another positive ...
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12 Large Financial Institutions Trading Under Book Value in August

With the stock market having hit all-time highs almost monthly in 2017, and with this bull market eight-and-a-half years old, investors are routinely hearing that the stock market is expensive. ...
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Massive Biotech and Bill Gates Trades Highlight Insider Buying: Seattle Genetics, Ecolab, Sarepta Therapeutics and More

After a week when the indexes finally fought their way back to even for 2016, one probably would think that insiders would be selling the huge rally. Just the opposite happened, ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AbbVie, CDW, CSC, Eli Lilly, Ericsson, Gold Fields, JD.com, Nokia, Rackspace and Many More

Stocks were indicated to open higher on Tuesday. Investors have bought stocks on pullbacks for four years now in a bull market that is nearing seven years old. 24/7 Wall ...
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Leucadia Rescues FXCM — for a Price

Leucadia National Corp. (NYSE: LUK) has bailed out battered foreign exchange broker FXCM Inc. (NYSE: FXCM) with a $300 million cash investment in exchange for $250 million two-year secured notes ...
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Crimson Wine Group — Alas, Another Public Wine Company

Crimson Wine Group Ltd. (OTC: CWGL) is the newest company to hit the markets around the trade of wine, beer and spirits. This is actually a spin-off that was just ...
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America’s Least Valuable CEOs

There is a nearly endless number of criteria that measure how well CEOs perform, whether they are paid fairly, and what metrics should be used for determining chief executive compensation. ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — November 12, 2012: Markets Open Today, But Not Much Action (GRMN, CHK, JCP, DIS, GRPN, CRDN, DHI, BAGL, JEC, WFT, DKS, HD, KORS, SKS, TJX, TIE, PCP, JEF, LUK, BZH)

U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning on a day when most government offices and banks are closed in observance of Veteran’s Day. Asian markets were muddled this morning as ...
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Leucadia Adds Investment Bank to Its Stable (LUK, JEF)

In one of the odder acquisitions we’ve seen recently, diversified holding company Leucadia National Corp. (NYSE: LUK) today announced that it has agreed on a merger with investment bank Jefferies ...
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Big DOE Carbon Capture Winners (APD, VLO, ADM, LUK, DNR)

Betting on carbon capture has been hard to do, and it still may be a stretch for some investors who may have preferred to see smaller companies.  Today came the ...
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Lumber Prices Have Crashed On Weak Outlook For Builders

On May 17th and May 25th, the Chicago Mercantile Exchange stopped trading in lumber futures because the contract price had fallen by the maximum allowable amount of $10. On ...
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Pabrai’s Newest Stocks (ATSG, BRK-B, BPO, GS, HNR, ZINC, IBKR, ICO, LUK, PNCL, POT, TCK, TEX, WFC)

Mohnish Pabrai is often thought of as a Warren Buffett-like investor when it comes to some investment philosophies.  The fact that he has won the bidding for lunch with Warren ...
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Leucadia Holdings More Like Buffett’s Alter Ego (LUK, BRK-B, ACF, CSWC, ENWV, IAAC, JEF, SMCG, TA)

Leucadia National Corp. (NYSE: LUK) is generally touted as one of the baby Berkshires.... meaning it is treated along the same lines as Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-B) and Warren ...
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Buffett Gets Deeper Into Housing and Real Estate (BRK-A, LUK, GS, CIT, HD, LOW, USG)

Warren Buffett is positioning Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) to profit when the housing and property market returns to more normal levels.  Now, he is teaming up with what many ...
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