VanEck Agribusiness ETF News
Crazy as it sounds, it's time to buy beef -- here's why
Technicals show it's time to flip to long when it comes to investing in cattle. There are ETF vehicles for doing so.
Watch Grain Markets and Monsanto for Price Gains From Ukraine Crisis
For investors, Ukraine's conflict with Russian separatists is likely to play out in the corn and wheat markets, where prices may rally globally if the country's currency weakens.
Southern National Bancorp, MB Financial, FirstMerit: Doug Kass' Views
Doug Kass shares why he's bullish on Southern National Bancorp of Virginia, MB Financial and FirstMerit.
A Muni Opportunity; Hoping for a Greek Stay (in Eurozone); Google Goes Apple-Picking: Best of Kass
In highlights from this week's trading diary, Kass sees opportunity in municipal bonds, warns against a Greek exit from the EU and finds value in agriculture and a Google app.
Joy Global, Caterpillar Among Stocks to Buy on China Central Bank News
The CNBC 'Fast Money' trading panel looks at which stocks and sectors should benefit the most from China's rate cut and Europe's plan to boost the economy.
Potash-Related Names Still Have More Room to the Upside
Traditionally agricultural stocks are a volatile group to trade because of their tie to the underlying commodities and the social and political nature of the markets they serve. 2013 was another rocky year, but the ags have seemed to stabilize a bit here. Jill Malandrino and Bob Lang of Explosive Options review some stocks and options trades in the potash- and phosphate-related sub sector, Mosaic is their top pick. A few major overhangs have been removed from the story to help the stock find some support, but the company is also using its cash to focus on growth and unlocking share holder value. Lang believes Mosaic could see the $55 level.
Illumina's Singapore Tax Holiday is About to Expire
The DNA sequencing giant generated over 10% of its diluted earnings per share in 2021 from a tax holiday.
Oil Volatility Returns, Pushing Gasoline Prices Higher
The 14-week decline in gasoline prices ended while two million people in Florida are still without power.
New Electric Vehicle Beats Tesla When it Comes to the Environment
A new EV would radically change how cars are made and that could be a threat to the market leader.
McDonald's Menu Adds a (Very) New Take on an Old Favorite
The fast-food giant has been hesitant to make changes like this, but Wendy's bold move may have forced it to.