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Top 3 Solar Stocks as of April 2018

Solar stocks took a beating in the second half of 2015 and throughout 2016, but the sector turned around in 2017. In fact, one exchange-traded fund (ETF) tracking the sector – the Guggenheim Solar ETF (TAN) – generated impressive returns of…


Crypto Privacy Tokens See Price Lift on Pornhub Deal

The privacy-focused cryptocurrencies are reporting solid gains today, soon after Pornhub announced it will now accept payments in verge’s XVG token. Monero (XMR), the world’s 11th largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, clocked a four-week high…


The Role of Securities Lending in ETF Returns

For index funds, exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and similar products, winning out over competitors is often a result of minute differences in return levels. Fees are low, and many funds track highly similar benchmarks. Some ETFs offer expense…




Top Mutual Fund Holders of Southwest Airlines (LUV)

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) is North America’s third-largest airline. It has more than 4,000 daily flights to over 100 destinations in North America, Central America and the Caribbean. The airline is known for discount fares…


The Top 5 IBM Shareholders

Incorporated in 1911 as the Computing-Tabulating-Recording Company (C-T-R), the origins of International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) can be traced back to the 1880s, when Dr. Alexander Dey invented the first dial recorder in 1888….


Scalping: Small Quick Profits Can Add Up

Scalping is a trading style specializing in taking profits on small price changes, generally soon after a trade has been entered and has become profitable. It requires a trader to have a strict exit strategy,…



250 Corporates Join ICICI Bank Blockchain Test

Banking giant ICICI is moving ahead with a previously revealed blockchain trade finance initiative. Announced Tuesday, the India-based company has enlisted more than 250 corporates to undertake domestic and international trade finance transactions using ICICI’s…