On a 39-week basis (ending Nov 1, 2013), Dollar General saw an increase in Gross Profit of 7.6%. Net Income for the 39-week period came in at $703M ($2.16/ Diluted Share) versus $635M ($1.89/Diluted Share) from the same period last year.
October of 2013 marked the one year anniversary of SHOS (Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Inc.)'s separation from Sears Holdings Corporation....
Ever since the financial crisis of 2008, there has been an increase in the number of consumers switching from banks to credit unions. The trend shows no signs of slowing down as fee-weary consumers look for alternatives to banks.
Since the 2008 recession, the number of people with excellent credit scores continues to dwindle. While not everyone has bad credit, the majority of us could do with a better credit score rating than we currently have
Just What Are Certificates Of Deposit? The best way to look at a certificate of deposit is with long term lenses. Unlike stocks, CDs are not designed as a means to make a lot of money in a short period of time (or even a couple of years). Rather, they are structured to be a steady and dependable form of investment over a long period of time.
Investing in bonds can be an exciting process. However, for most individual investors, getting into the more technical aspects of bonds and bond prices can get a bit overwhelming. This is understandable. However, ...
As discussed in our previous article, there are hundreds of trading software available to the average investor or trader. The previous posting (Top 7 Trading Tools for Investors and Day Traders) presented an overview of four such tools: Stock Screeners, Streaming Quotes Platforms, Watch Lists Tools and Trading Strategy Builders. Below are the last three on the list of top seven:
Mobile Banking’s Impact on How We Bank & Make Payments
By the year 2017, it is estimated that over one billion people will use mobile banking on a regular basis.
Just about everything these days involves doing things online in some form or the other.
From getting a quote on car insurance (when was the last time you actually went to an insurance outlet?), to conducting online reviews, and, of course, conducting banking transactions.
Today, there are over 500 types of trading software tools, charts and analysis platforms available to the average individual investor or day trader. Below is a list of 7 top trading tools you should consider in 2014 when trading stocks, options, forex or futures.