Is Home Insurance Required When You Buy a House?

Christel Deskins

If you’re buying a home, one question you might wonder is this: Is home insurance required when you own a house? In many cases, homeowners insurance is indeed mandatory—and even in cases where it isn’t absolutely necessary, it’s still a good idea. To help you understand why, we’ve put together […]

3 Reasons To Buy Curaleaf Stock Now

Christel Deskins

Curaleaf Holdings (OTC:CURLF) has had a good year, and it’s likely to get better once November rolls around. Shares of the Massachusetts cannabis company are up more than 41% year to date, and Curaleaf posted record revenues last quarter. The company has 93 retail stores throughout 23 states and claims […]

Accenture to Buy Myrtle Consulting Group

Christel Deskins

Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is to acquire Myrtle Consulting Group, a Houston, TX-based industrial operations consulting firm. The amount of the deal – whose completion is subject to customary closing conditions – was not disclosed. The acquisition will expand Accenture’s manufacturing and supply chain capabilities. Specifically, it will strengthen its ability to […]

Is AGNC Investment a Buy?

Christel Deskins

Now that the worst effects of the coronavirus pandemic appear to be over for mortgage real estate investment trusts (mREITs), investors are starting to wonder whether it is time to reenter the sector. Pretty much all of the mREITs that entered forbearance with their creditors have exited, deleveraged, cut dividends, […]

Here Is When General Electric May Be a Buy

Christel Deskins

Shares of General Electric  (GE) – Get Report have been volatile lately but bulls are getting back in control. On Friday, Goldman Sachs analysts resumed their coverage with a buy rating and a $10 price target. The upgrade comes just a few days after it was reported that GE received a […]

Morgan Stanley to Buy Eaton Vance for $7 Billion

Christel Deskins

Morgan Stanley said it is buying fund manager Eaton Vance Corp. for $7 billion, continuing the Wall Street firm’s shift toward safer businesses like money management. Its pivot mirrors a broader shift in power and profits on Wall Street. The trading profits of the 2000s are long gone, sapped by […]

There Are No Good Reasons to Buy Wells Fargo Right Now

Christel Deskins

© Source: Martina Badini / Shutterstock.com A Wells Fargo (WFC) sign hangs on a brick building in Bloomfield, Connecticut. When I look for investment opportunities, there’s a lot from which to choose. Electric vehicles, 5G technology and e-commerce are all solid plays these days. Those sectors are performing much better, […]

Worried About Another Market Crash? Buy These Stocks.

Christel Deskins

Stocks have rocketed higher recently, erasing most of the massive losses seen during the coronavirus market crash earlier this year. In fact, the S&P 500 is actually up about 5% year to date. While this bull market resurgence has been good for investors’ portfolios, there’s always a possibility of another […]