For years now, REITs have paid dividends that are 50 to 100 times what money market funds have paid. But conservative investors have avoided them because of the risk that a sharp rise in interest rates might lead to losses. Sam Miklosko says the fear of sharply higher interest rates is overblown.
Outlet malls are thriving, and it is unclear how long these popular "treasure hunt" destinations can steer clear of the economic forces that are making things rough for traditional malls and department stores.
The magic of the Unicorn Frappuccino came too late to boost Starbucks' second quarter earnings results: The company reported second quarter earnings per share that were in line with Wall Street's estimates, but revenue and comparable store sales both missed the Wall Street consensus.
Samsung Electronics published its Q1 2017 results on April 27, posting its strongest quarterly earnings in about three years, driven by its components business, which benefited from strong demand and favorable pricing for memory and display products.
Twitter reported surprisingly positive first quarter results Wednesday, with both the top line and bottom line beating estimates and monthly active users surging by 9 million over the prior year quarter.
I spoke with Ollie co-founders Gabby Slome and Alex Douzet about the vision behind their business, disrupting the dog food industry, and their plans for transforming the way owners approach raising healthy pets.