First Horizon National Corp
According to our research, the most popular small cap stocks (those with market capitalizations between $1 billion and $5 billion) among hedge funds outperform the S&P 500 by an average of 18 percentage points per year. We think that this is because small cap stocks are less widely followed by investors, including institutional investors such as mutual funds; when a hedge fund team looks at such a stock then more »
According to a recent survey conducted by Bloomberg the technology giant Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL), the world's most valuable and profitable company, is poised to increase its dividend.
Analysts polled indicated that Apple, which resumed paying a dividend in August 2012 after a hiatus of many years, will spend nearly $16 billion in 2013 and raise its quarterly payout by over half to $4.14 a share. The resulting 3 more »
Moody’s recently announced that it is continuing to review Regions Financial (NYSE: RF)’s financials for a potential upgrade to its credit rating. While the financial sector as a while took severe hits from the financial crisis, much of the consumer anger is aimed at large national banks such as Bank of America (NYSE: BAC) and Citigroup (NYSE: C). Meanwhile, regional banks are generally given less blame for the more »