Source: ThinkstockThe tide of 2014 initial public offerings (IPO) may be hitting a high-water mark this week with 14 IPOs scheduled to price and begin trading on U.S. markets. According to...
Source: ThinkstockOverseas Shipholding Group Inc. (NYSE: OSG) has just fallen on its sword. We recently named the next penny stocks and this was one of the companies we warned could easily fall into...
Source: Jon OggThese are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen in Wall St. research notes this Tuesday.AMC Networks Inc. (NASDAQ: AMCX) cut to Neutral at JPMorgan.Amgen...
The three major U.S. stock indexes opened mixed this morning with the S&P 500 and the DJIA slightly lower and the Nasdaq slightly higher. In Asia Japan’s trade deficit was wider than had been...
Source: Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty ImagesThe stock market is mixed Monday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average down 0.04%, The Nasdaq up 0.24% and the S&P 500 up 0.05%. Today’s sole winner is a...
The world of shipping dry goods, sea containers, and oil and commodities has been in a very strange place so far in 2012.  Dividend investors need to start evaluating whether or not they want to...
These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen from Wall Street brokerage and research firms this Tuesday morning. Apollo Group Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) Reiterated Buy and...
No matter what kind of cargo a shipping company moves, that company is likely to be in some financial distress. Rates for moving containers, dry bulk, and oil are all way down as the global economy...
Day rates for crude oil supertankers, VLCCs, peaked in 2009 at around $100,000/day. Today, if you want to ship 2 million barrels of oil from the Middle East to Korea, you’d have to pay just...
These are the top analyst upgrades we have seen this Monday morning ahead of the opening bell: Burger King (BKC) Raised to Buy at UBS. Credit Suisse (CS) Raised to Buy at Merrill Lynch. Fidelity...
It is no secret that shipping stocks have been horrible performers of late.  In fact, they have made the dismal performance seen at some trucking companies look like trucking was a blue chip...
These are some of the top analyst downgrades we are seeing from Wall Street firms this Thursday morning with more than two hours to the open: ADC Telecommunications (ADCT) Cut to Underweight from...