While Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) seemingly made the right decision by focusing on GPU and CPU — as evident by its continued rising market share — the company recently partnered with Samsung to reenter the mobile market. This is big news for the AMD. While the company itself won’t be developing chips for smartphones, it will […]
Low volatility may be a great marketing concept, but does it work as a strategy?
How much should a taxable bond portfolio hold in tax-exempt US municipal bonds? Benjamin Doty, CFA, offers his analysis.
In the year 1890, according to census records, my great-great-grandfather was spending the final years of his life living with one of his children on a farm in Choctaw County, Oklahoma. I’ve spent most of the last twenty years doing some hardcore research into my family history– and I’ve identified records going all the way […]
Investors love healthcare stocks for the lottery ticket-like returns they can offer if a company strikes medical gold or wins the FDA’s blessing. Case in point: Amneal Pharmaceuticals (AMRX), whose shares are jumping nearly 50% on Thursday, on the back of FDA approval for EluRyng, the first generic NuvaRing. NuvaRing is a flexible, transparent ring […]
It is very difficult to collect my thoughts into something coherent after four hours sleep in the last 48 hours, but these are heads of key issues to be developed later. I have no doubt that the Johnson government will very quickly become the most unpopular in UK political history. The ultra-hard Brexit he is […]