Last week, news broke that Bayer (OTCPK:BAYZF) (OTCPK:BAYRY) had agreed to acquire Monsanto (NYSE:MON) in a deal valued at $128 per share, a hefty premium over where shares of the business were trading before rumors began circulating earlier this year about a potential acquisition and 25.7% above where shares of Monsanto are trading for as of the time of this writing. In this piece, I want to explore....More>>>
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Summer is the busiest season for weddings, and it’s very important for couples that are getting married to get their financial vows right, too.
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One of the biggest contributors to a successful marriage is communication and agreement over finances. Couples should openly discuss their core values and priorities with....More>>>
Oppenheimer’s Ari Wald compare the current market to 1983, and recommend owning top-performing economically sensitive stocks like 3M (MMM), Microsoft (MSFT), and Honeywell International (HON) before the S&P 500 breaks out:
We see similarities in current market conditions to how the S&P traded in 1983. In 1983, following the initial surge off the low,....More>>>
Once heralded as the bridge to an oil-free energy future, natural gas seems to have been relegated to stepchild status in the hierarchy of carbon fuels. Why?
It’s cheap, clean, efficient and plentiful. That’s part of the problem. The Energy Information Administration (EIA), estimate that there are 388.8 trillion (yes trillion) cubic feet of proven natural gas reserves in the....More>>>