As the American economy continues to recover and expand following the biggest financial crisis since the Great Depression, the U.S. financial market still periodically comes to a screeching halt when everyone turns their attention to a group of 12 economic oracles, the members of the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC).
With 2015’s hurricane season now in full swing, Citi Research analyst Andrius Budnikas penned a new report on hurricane season’s effect on the reinsurance business. U.S. hurricanes have historically caused some of the largest financial losses to the reinsurance business, and reinsurance stocks typically underperform throughout the hurricane season.
Statista just released its new list of the top 10 global employers based on total number of employees, and the list has some surprising members. Statista notes that many people likely assume that the world’s largest employers would all be found in countries with the largest populations, such as India and China. However, the Statista…
According to Credit Suisse analyst Gregory Lewis, 2015 may end up being a year to remember for tanker investors. In a new report, Lewis discusses exactly why Credit Suisse is so bullish on several tanker names.
A new report by Susquehanna analyst Pablo Zuanic focuses on two big-name alcoholic beverage stocks: Constellation Brands, Inc. STZ 1.53% and Boston Beer Co Inc SAM 2.42%. Although Susquehanna currently has Neutral ratings on both stocks, the firm sees more downside risk to Boston Beer.
Benzinga recently had the chance to speak with Wave Systems Corp. WAVX 8.48% CEO Bill Solms about the modern landscape of cybersecurity. Solms discussed the lessons that companies should learn from recent headline-grabbing security breaches, and he issued warnings to the American public about two of the most common security vulnerabilities.
A new report by Goldman Sachs analyst Marty Young focuses on what investors need to know about the ongoing turmoil surrounding Greece. Debate over the fate of Greece is as heated as ever within the financial community.
In a recent report from Credit Suisse, analyst James Wicklund projects that despite falling rig counts, U.S. oil production won’t be bottoming-out anytime soon. This outlook likely means an extended delay in the long-term price recovery of the U.S. oil field service (OFS) sector.
Goldman Sachs announced a major change of heart this week, as a new report by analyst Patrick Archambault detailed the firm’s decision to upgrade Ford Motor Co F 2.47% from Neutral to Buy and downgrade General Motors Co GM 3.34% from Buy to Neutral. According to the report, growth was the main driver of the…
Benzinga recently had the chance to speak with Wave Systems Corp. WAVX 8.48% CEO Bill Solms about Wave’s unique cybersecurity products and what he’s seen as the most recent trends in the digital security world.
More than six years into the current bull market, the S&P 500 continues to grind higher, tacking on another 3.1 percent gain so far in 2015. With no end in sight for rising share prices, RBC Capital Markets analyst Jonathan Golub recently released a report focusing on what it would take to kill the bull…