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Robert Kuczmarski

Benzinga Staff Writer

October 01, 2022 12:26 PM
Real estate investment trusts (REITs) have been beaten down since the start of the year, but now may be the perfect time to open a position in one. As ...
September 30, 2022 4:16 PM
Bill Gates the co-founder of Microsoft has been actively involved in investing for change to lessen the impact of climate change. Gates is doing this ...
September 30, 2022 3:54 PM
The two-year U.S. treasury yield reached 4.167% on Friday. The 10-year U.S. treasury yield hit 3.762%. This allows the yield curve to remain in an inv ...
September 30, 2022 1:21 PM
Bank Of America analyst Chase Mulvehill upgraded NOV (NYSE: NOV) with a price target of $19. Key Takeaways: "Trickle-down on the move; upgrade to ...
September 30, 2022 1:02 PM
Consumer confidence is up a tad, according to a University of Michigan Survey. The final results for September's consumer sentiment index show a 0 ...
September 29, 2022 6:16 PM
Since the Energy Select Sector SPDR FUN (ARCA: XLE) is down roughly 16% over the past month, it may be a good time to shop around for oversold eq ...
September 29, 2022 12:30 PM
When Carl Icahn buys shares of stock, it's what is known as the “Icahn lift." This refers to the impact that the so-called "corpor ...
September 28, 2022 3:40 PM
As the Vanguard Real Estate ETF (ARCA:VNQ) is down roughly 31% year-to-date, real estate investment trusts are being beaten down as the sector continu ...
September 28, 2022 11:22 AM
A Wall Street investor, who's his claim to fame was betting against subprime mortgages by using credit default swaps, appears to be bullish on equ ...
September 27, 2022 3:56 PM
Titan is an online brokerage that is offering investors new opportunities in crypto, private equity and much more. Titan recently announced partn ...
September 27, 2022 11:55 AM
On Monday, Dan Niles, the founder of the Satori Fund, joined CNBC’s ‘Squawk Box’ to discuss the current condition of the market ...
September 27, 2022 9:53 AM
ValueAct Capital has approximately $13.2 billion in assets under management. Recall in 2013 when the firm's founder, Jeff Ubben, became the first ...
September 27, 2022 9:09 AM
As the Russia-Ukraine war moves forward, the European economy remains in a fragile state. The Kremlin has stopped energy exports, and the SPDR Portfol ...
September 26, 2022 2:21 PM
As the national average for the 30-year fixed mortgage rate sits at roughly 6.43%, many homebuyers can no longer afford a down payment as well as the ...
September 26, 2022 1:33 PM
Corvex Management was founded in 2011 by Carl Icahn’s former right-hand man Keith Meister, and saw its assets double by 2013. Activist ...
September 26, 2022 12:12 PM
As of Sept. 23, the national average for a 30-year fixed mortgage is 6.43%, stalling the housing market across the country. The standard home value in ...
September 25, 2022 4:18 PM
Although interest rates are rising, it doesn't mean savvy investors cannot earn positive returns on real estate investment trusts (REITs). Histori ...
September 25, 2022 2:43 PM
Sachem Head Capital Management, founded and managed by Scott Ferguson in 2012, is a value-oriented investment management firm based in New York City. ...
September 25, 2022 9:16 AM
On Wednesday, the Fed raised its target fed funds rate by 0.75% to a new range of between 3% and 3.25%, its third 0.75% rate hike in four mo ...
September 25, 2022 8:40 AM
As the SPDR Portfolio Europe ETF (ARCA: SPEU) is down roughly 32% year-to-date, it may be a prime moment to hunt for stocks that have become undervalu ...
September 24, 2022 3:31 PM
Jake Paul ‘The Problem Child’ is preparing to box Anderson ‘The Spider’ Silva on October 29, at the Gila River Arena in Phoeni ...
September 24, 2022 9:13 AM
The iShares MSCI Germany Index Fund is down roughly 39% year-to-date, after hitting a high of $33.51 back in January 2022. The steepest decline i ...
September 23, 2022 3:29 PM
Netflix Inc (NASDAQ: NFLX) has turned into more than just a streaming service for TV shows and movies. It has also been airing numerous comedy an ...
September 23, 2022 1:03 PM
With food inflation still surging, up 8% for the twelve months ended August, and the Russia-Ukraine war adding to global food constraints, it's ea ...
September 23, 2022 12:44 PM
Trian Partners was founded in 2005 by activist investor Nelson Peltz, who has a history of buying up shares, securing board seats and orchestrating M& ...
September 23, 2022 11:50 AM
Electric cars are in demand and the auto industry will need more materials from companies that mine lithium. According to the Institute For Energy Res ...
September 22, 2022 1:27 PM
In October 2014, Starboard Value CEO and co-founder Jeffrey Smith made headlines for taking over Darden Restaurants (NYSE: DRI) by clearing the b ...
September 22, 2022 1:09 PM
As we head into the November midterm elections, states such as Maryland, Missouri, Arkansas, North Dakota and South Dakota are preparing to vote on th ...
September 21, 2022 10:32 AM
From 1992 to 2017, real estate investment trusts (REITs) have outperformed all other major asset classes with an annualized total return of 10.8%, per ...
September 21, 2022 10:20 AM
With macroeconomic conditions remaining uncertain, billionaire Ray Dalio called for a 20% downside in equities if the Federal Reserve raises interest ...