National Stock Education

  • Do Top Marijuana CEOs Put Their Money Where Their Mouth Is?
    There s been a huge amount of interest in marijuana stocks recently with the big boosts in share prices across the industry playing a leading role in getting investors attention When you look at the top cannabis companies in the business you ll find an elite group of individuals Read more »
  • The Navy Is Getting Serious About Crewless Vessels
    The Pentagon is stepping up its investment in an autonomous Navy That s good news for a handful of contractors not typically associated with shipbuilding and a potential warning shot at the companies responsible for building the current fleet The U S Navy fiscal 2020 budget Read more »
  • Lufthansa Buys Boeing's 787 Dreamliner and Orders More Airbus A350s
    With its 737 MAX family grounded indefinitely as investigators try to pin down the causes of two fatal crashes Boeing NYSE BA desperately needed some kind of win last week It got one on Wednesday as Lufthansa NASDAQOTH DLAKY placed an order for 20 Boeing 787 Read more »
  • 3 Reasons Taking Social Security Benefits at 62 Is Smart
    Social Security is a major source of retirement income for 47 million retired American workers and its importance will only increase as more baby boomers retire If you re among those approaching retirement you re probably wondering if it s wise to claim benefits early There are Read more »
  • Better Buy: Brookfield Renewable Partners vs. TransAlta Corporation
    There are big differences between Brookfield Renewable Partners L P NYSE BEP and TransAlta Corporation NYSE TAC two Canadian energy entities For one thing Brookfield sports a 6 7 yield while Transalta offers a yield of only about 2 But there s much more to Read more »
  • Decoding Your 401(k): The Beginner's Guide to Retirement Account Jargon
    Sometimes financial terms can sound like a foreign language Target date funds Asset allocation Expense ratios And when saving for retirement is already as challenging as it is not fully understanding how your retirement fund works can make it all the more difficult If you have Read more »
  • 3 Dividend Stocks That Should Pay You the Rest of Your Life
    Dividend stocks are aplenty but what if you could find some really good ones with the potential to reward you for not just months or years but a lifetime Companies with sustainable economic moats in industries with strong growth potential and committed to generating value for Read more »
  • Better Buy: Aphria vs. Canopy Growth
    If you had a time machine there s no question which stock you d go back in time to buy with a choice between Aphria NYSE APHA and Canopy Growth NYSE CGC Aphria has delivered a lifetime return that would have multiplied 160 your initial investment more than 13 times Read more »
  • 4 Things to Expect in Tilray's Q4 Earnings Update
    Two of the three biggest Canadian marijuana producers by market cap have already reported their financial results from the quarter ended Dec 31 2018 Aurora Cannabis NYSE ACB and Canopy Growth NYSE CGC both delivered impressive revenue growth But we don t know yet Read more »
  • 2 Warren Buffett Stocks to Buy in March
    Much ink both literal and virtual has been spilled extolling the virtues of investing like Warren Buffett The man is widely considered rightfully so in this Fool s opinion to be the greatest investor of our time And at nearly 90 years of age he still runs Berkshire Read more »
  • Looking to Buy HEXO? Here Are 5 Things You Should Know About the Marijuana Stock First
    HEXO Corp NYSEMKT HEXO took investors on a roller coaster ride in 2018 The marijuana stock more than doubled by October but gave up most of its gains to end the year up by only 5 HEXO is off to a great start in 2019 though with shares soaring 78 so far Despite its nice Read more »
  • 2 Things Investors Are Missing About AbbVie
    AbbVie NYSE ABBV has seen better days After a 54 gain in 2017 the big pharma stock lost ground last year So far in 2019 AbbVie s share price has fallen by a double digit percentage Are investors missing something about AbbVie The company s president Michael Severino Read more »
  • Americans Overwhelmingly Lack Knowledge About This Key Financial Product
    The scary part of retirement is not knowing whether your savings will last throughout your golden years In fact for many seniors the fear of running out of money trumps that of actual death That s why it pays to consider an annuity in the course of your financial planning Read more »
  • Why NextEra Energy Is a Retiree's Dream Stock
    Among the challenges many retirees face is that while they live on fixed incomes their expenses tend to grow at a faster rate than inflation due to medical costs Because of that retirees run the risk of eventually outgrowing their incomes One way to combat this potential problem is Read more »
  • Weekly Market Preview: Four Stocks to Watch For the Coming Week (TLRY, FDX, MU, NKE)
    The on-again/off-again worries about a global economic slowdown, which impacted stocks last week , was in “off” mode this week. All the three major market indexes rose on Friday, completing what can only be described as an impressive week Equities logged their best weekly performance in more than month, pushing Read more »