Was Gilead Sciences Inc.'s Dividend a Good Idea?

Source: Gilead Sciences.Gilead Sciences surprised investors when it recently announced that it will begin returning some of its cash stockpile to investors in the form of a dividend. Since dividend-paying biotech stocks are a bit of a rarity, we asked two Motley Fool healthcare experts for their opinion on whether Gilead Sciences’ dividend plan makes sense. Read on to learn […]

STTG Market Recap Feb 12, 2015 – Stock Trading To Go

VIDEO UPDATE: Market analysis + CANSLIM stock picks.Thursday was a strong day for indexes as they gapped up at the open and buyers were firm all day.  The S&P 500 gained 0.96% and the NASDAQ 1.18%.  As expected it seems all those threats from Greece on their debt are falling away as most expected.  This has been a pattern for […]

Stocks lower on consumer spending, sentiment data « Artesia News

Trader John Santiago, right, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Friday, May 30, 2014. Two negative reports on U.S. consumers were pushing stocks lower in early trading Friday. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks were mostly unchanged Friday as investors reacted to two negative economic reports that focused on U.S. consumers. Lions Gate Entertainment plunged […]