Warren Buffett: Interest rates are the ‘most important’ thing in determining stock values

As bond yields rally to multiyear highs, investors may want to remember Warren Buffett’sremarks on the importance of interest rates for valuing investments. In a 2017 interview video clip found using CNBC’s Warren Buffett Archive, the investor explained why rates matter so much for stock investors. “The most important item …

Tencent Holdings’ (TCEHY) CEO Pony Ma on Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript

Tencent Holdings Ltd. (OTCPK:TCEHY) Q1 2018 Earnings Conference Call May 16, 2018 8:00 AM ET Executives Jane Yip – Investor Relations Pony Ma – Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Martin Lau – President James Mitchell – Chief Strategy Officer John Lo – Chief Financial Officer Analysts Grace Chen – Morgan …

An indicator that’s ‘90% accurate’ suggests hidden strength in the stock market

The U.S. stock market may feel particularly risky right now, as major indexes have been volatile throughout 2018 and there are a number of headwinds that investors are monitoring, but things may not be as bad as they seem. There are multiple signs of equity strength going on below the …

Actively managed blockchain fund launches into crowded ETF field with bets on Square, AMD

A new blockchain exchange-traded fund launched Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange. The REX BKCM ETF (BKC) holds shares of 32 companies working in cryptocurrencies or their underlying blockchain technology. The ETF is run by Rex Shares and actively managed by Brian Kelly, a CNBC contributor and head of …

AI Sure to Prosper & Defy Buffett’s Criticism: 4 Tech Picks

Artificial Intelligence (“AI”) focuses on developing computer algorithms by analyzing the working of the human brain when it comes to solving complex problems. The technology has rapidly promulgated into various industries driven by the increasing usage of tools like Machine Learning (“ML”), deep learning, natural language processing (NLP), speech recognition, …

Canopy Applies to Become First Pot Producer Listed on the NYSE

Canada’s biggest marijuana company has applied to become the first pot producer to list on the New York Stock Exchange. Canopy Growth Corp., which already trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol WEED, said Monday it expects its shares to begin trading in New York under the …