Representatives for Goldman Sachs have announced yesterday that they are planning to stop using their own capital to trade and make bets on behalf of the bank.  “We have decided shut off this activity,” executive officer of Goldman Sachs informed 400 attendees and reporters in a conference. The bank...
Dallas, Texas 02/18/2014 (FINANCIALSTRENDS) – ProShares Short S&P500 (ETF) (NYSEARCA:SH) has garnered a market cap of $1.3 billion and tracks it performance which is inversely proportional to daily returns which are posted by the S&P 500 index. The fund has more than 50 percent of its investment spread across...
Dallas, Texas 08/05/2013 (Financialstrend) - iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (ETF) (NYSEARCA: EFA) which was previously  iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund, is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund’s investment MSCI EAFE Index (the Index) aim is to get investment results that correspond to the yield performance and price of its...
Dallas, Texas 02/27/2014 (FINANCIALSTRENDS) – iShares FTSE/Xinhua China 25 Index (ETF)(NYSEARCA:FXI) is an $5.44 billion market capped exchange traded fund which tracks its returns against those provided by the FTSE China 25 Index. The index taacks the top 25 publicly traded companies in China across different business verticals. Top Holdings The fund...
Dallas, Texas 09/24/2013 (Financialstrend) - Utilities SPDR (ETF) (NYSEARCA:XLU) is an Exchange traded fund. It has seen a really choppy last five days of trading. It started at a low of $37.49 on September 17 and tallied up 3.8% increase in its value to record a week high price of...
Dallas, Texas 09/11/2013 (Financialstrend) - With its offices in New York and Chicago, Blackrock Kelso Capital Corp. (NASDAQ:BKCC), a management investment company largely invests in mid-sized companies has an annual revenue between $10 million and $50 million. It invests in all industries and provides customized financing solutions through loans,...
Dallas, Texas 07/31/2013 (Financialstrend) - Shares of IShares Russell 2000 Index (ETF) (NYSEARCA:IWM) had been moving with surge in prices for the past one week of trading with minimal corrections in between the upward trend. The Exchange Traded Fund had over the past 52 weeks presented highly positive and...
Lets take a close look at () today to get a better sense of the company and its current status, as well as the opportunity it may offer for prospective investors. Today's focus will be a fundamental evaluation of the stock from top to bottom. As such, let's start with...
Dallas, Texas 01/17/2014 (FINANCIALSTRENDS) - iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Indx (ETF)(NYSEARCA:EEM), earlier known as iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index Fund,  has emerged to be key player which measures equity market performance and related global markets, especially in the emerging economies. The success of the fund has been its investment...
Frontier Communications Corporation operates as a communications company providing services primarily to rural areas and small and medium-sized towns and cities in the United States. The Company offers a variety of voice, data, Internet, and television services and products. It also provides local and long distance voice services, enhanced...