Ares Capital Dividend Is Safe

We believe that Ares Capital (ARCC), a business development company, is a one that should be on your radar. Most specifically, the dividend appears to be more than safe, because there has been consistent coverage. In this column we review a few key metrics and...
Facebook to step up security

Facebook to step up security

Keep an eye on Facebook’s (NASDAQ:FB) expense line moving forward, and possibly a decline in advertising revenues. The company is making a major move to prevent so called “fake news” off its site, even if it costs revenue and ups expenses. With news...
Toy Story Land Opening At Disney

Toy Story Land Opening At Disney

The portion of the park dedicated to the  “Toy Story” films, will open to guests at Disney’s Hollywood Studios June 30, 2018. When it opens, guests visiting Toy Story Land will “shrink” to the size of a toy and join in on the fun Woody, Jessie, Buzz, and Andy’s other...

Riot Blockchain Scandal Uninvestable?

As bitcoin hit record highs in late December, a hot new stock was making news on a daily basis. Riot Blockchain’s (RIOT) stock shot from $8 a share to more than $40, as investors wanted to cash in on the craze of all things crypto. In this column we discuss the...
Three Ways To Buy Silver

Three Ways To Buy Silver

We believe that Silver is once again a buy. There are many reasons for this, but most notably there is a limited world supply, the demand has risen thanks to cryptocurrency, industrial demand is overlooked, and the price action suggests silver needs to close the gap...
Apple Makes A Move

Apple Makes A Move

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) is a stock in many investors’ portfolios. One thing we have been adamant about in our coverage is Apple’s ability to protect its brand, and incorporate its newest technologies into future designs and iterations of its product. With the...
Is Ripple The Next Bitcoin?

Is Ripple The Next Bitcoin?

Bitcoin and Ether have been dominated headlines in the crypto world for much of 2017, except for the occasional article about smaller coins with insane value returns. It’s right for these two to share the spotlight (along with Bitcoin Cash, the Bitcoin spin-off that’s...

Announcing Partnership With TalkMarkets

Quad7Capital is pleased to announce its partnership with TalkMarkets. This week, select content from our contributors will be appearing on TalkMarkets. In addition, we also offer exclusive content just for TalkMarket members/readers. Why have we done this? Simply put,...

Waste Management: Opportunity?

Waste Management (WM) has been on our radar for all of 2017 and the first part of 2018. Looking at the full year, 2017 was exceptional for Waste Management as the company continued to focus on improving core price, adding profitable volume in a disciplined manner, and...

Kimco: What to do

Kimco (KIM) is a dividend paying stock that we have been following for some time. Like most other REITs exposed to the retail sector, Kimco’s stock performance in 2017 was poor, and the poor performance has continued in 2018. The stock was recently below $14,...

Barrick Gold: What Now?

Barrick Gold (ABX) has just reported a much anticipated quarter. In this column we review the highlights of the company’s performance, its strategic framework, as well as 2018 projections. 2017 key results In 2017, Barrick generated operating cash flow of $2.07...

SunPower Feeling Solar Tariff Pinch

Trading has now resumed in SunPower (NASDAQ:SPWR) after a halt, is now down double-digits after reporting better than expected Q4 earnings and revenues but guiding Q1 and full-year revenues well below expectations, citing the 201 solar tariff decision. SPWR forecasts...

Kellogg: Wait It Out

We believe that Kellogg (NYSE:K) is a stock that you want to consider when the yield creeps up, ideally around 3.5% or higher. What we like about this stock is that the dividend continues to grow: Source: SEC filings As you can see the dividend has now been raised to...

Litecoin: What is going on here?

Litecoin is up over 30% today, leading the pack of cryptocurrencies today which are all rallying. Cryptos have performed very well, and the market has added nearly $45 billion in total capitalization over the past day alone. But why is litecoin spiking like this? The...
Tesla: Elon Musk’s Visionary Future

Tesla: Elon Musk’s Visionary Future

By Jake Smith I have to be honest with you: when I think of a Tesla car my mind expands and my senses get heightened. Actually, it’s enough to read something about the company and I feel my interest growing! If you feel the same and you want to know more about the...

Fossil: Wow

Fossil (NASDAQ:FOSL) reported comparable sales rose 2% in Q4 to sail the past the consensus estimate for a 6% drop. The magnitude of the sales beat isn’t seen often for a company the size of Fossil. Positive comparable sales growth in the watch category helped...

Meet Group Stock On Sale

The “the Meet Group” (NASDAQ:MEET) was once simply MeetMe. The stock has been stuck  since it reported following earnings. In fact when it last reported it sold off hard, and we felt this was justified to a degree, we contend the present implosion is a...

Fitbit Makes A Move

Fitbit, Inc. (NYSE: FIT) stock has been struggling around the $5 mark for some time. The wearable fitness device maker realizes that it needed to do something to spike growth. Well, today the company announced that it will acquire Twine Health. Twine Health is a...

Travelers: What To Do

Travelers Cos. Inc. (NYSE:TRV) stock is in rally mode following its just-reported earnings. What is interesting is that this rally comes despite our expectation of a massive hit from catastrophe losses stemming from the brutal California wildfires that raged on...

Gold And Tax Reform

Gold and tax reform need to be considered. The Federal Reserve raised rates for the third time in 2017 following the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting on December 12. Since 2015, gold has established a year end pattern where it becomes oversold ahead of the...
What Is NEO Cryptocurrency?

What Is NEO Cryptocurrency?

In a world of bitcoin and ethereum as the dominant cryptocurrencies, we at Quad7Capital are always on the lookout for new cryptocurrencies, what they do, and how to obtain them. Our partners at Coincentral have provided us with the following regarding NEO...

Omega HealthCare Dividend: Safe?

About a month ago, Omega Healthcare Investors (NYSE:OHI) has made its most recent dividend announcement. The 1.5% dividend increase has brought the quarterly payout to $0.66 per share. Since this was not the only dividend increase over the last year, the dividend has...

Cryptocurrency Driving Silver Demand

There will always be demand for silver (NYSE:SLV) because aside from silver being a precious metal, it also has many industrial and technological applications. Therefore, there will always be some level of demand, but such demand has risen significantly as the economy...

So What Is Ethereum Classic?

Ethereum Classic is the original Ethereum blockchain and allows for the implementation of decentralized applications and smart contracts. The project was born out of an unwavering belief in core principles. It symbolizes the importance of a cryptocurrency being...

American Electric Power Wind Farm Takes A Blow

American Electric Power Co.’s (NYSE:AEP) proposal for the largest-ever U.S. wind-power project received a setback Monday. The company failed to prove that customers should pay for the $4.5 billion Oklahoma project through power rates, Mary Candler, an administrative...