Why Join the Financial Planning Association?

Financial Advisor Why Join the Financial Planning Association? Why join the Financial Planning Association? We asked their 2018 President, Frank Paré, CFP®, to explain what advisors can expect from a membership with the leadership organization. Investing Preference and Ordinary Shares Preferred shareholders have a higher priority claim to the assets of a corporation in case … Read more

Anadarko (APC) to Benefit from Premium Shale Properties

We issued an updated research report on Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC – Free Report) . The company is primarily engaged in the exploration, development, production, gathering, processing and marketing of natural gas, crude oil, condensate and natural gas liquids (NGLs). What’s Driving the Stock? Anadarko Petroleum’s premium shale properties, which are located in the Delaware … Read more

Fulton Financial (FULT) Surpasses Q3 Earnings and Revenue Estimates

Fulton Financial (FULT – Free Report) came out with quarterly earnings of $0.37 per share, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $0.33 per share. This compares to earnings of $0.28 per share a year ago. These figures are adjusted for non-recurring items. This quarterly report represents an earnings surprise of 12.12%. A quarter ago, it … Read more

ARRIS' Ruckus Offers Financial Services to Reduce Costs

ARRIS International plc (ARRS – Free Report) subsidiary — Ruckus Networks — recently announced that it has introduced the Ruckus Financial Services program to support its customers and partners achieve financial and business objectives. Notably, this new program has been designed to alleviate network operators’ burden of heavy upfront CAPEX requirement and help them remain … Read more

The Wall Street Journal: Google to charge phone makers for pre-installed apps in Europe, to comply with antitrust order

For phone makers selling devices in Europe, Google-owned apps like Gmail, YouTube and Google Maps are about to get a new feature: a price. Alphabet Inc.’s GOOGL, +2.78% GOOG, +2.66%  Google said Tuesday that it will start charging device manufacturers license fees to pre-install Google apps on devices running the company’s Android operating system in … Read more

Twilio to Boost Communication Platform with SendGrid Buyout

Twilio Inc. (TWLO – Free Report) recently announced that it is set to acquire SendGrid Inc., a company that provides mass email services. The all-stock $2 billion acquisition is expected to be completed in the first half of 2019. With this acquisition, Twilio aims to strengthen its onmichannel communications capabilities by enhancing its Programmable Communications … Read more