Published May 16, 2018 Markets Motley Fool Facebook Twitter Comments Print Few if any industries have been growing as quickly as legal marijuana in North America. Over the past couple of years, nearly all pot stocks have seen their valuations soar by a triple- or quadruple-digit percentage, making for some very happy investors. At the heart of this bullishness is the expectation that Canada will legalize recreational weed this summer, becoming the first developed country in the world to do so. In the process, it'll be adding $5 billion or more in annual sales to its domestic pot industry. Continue Reading Below Also, we've witnessed a discernible shift in the way the public views cannabis, at least in the United States. Spanning five national polls over the trailing year, each and every survey has produced support for legalization of at least 59%. Gallup, perhaps the most well-known pollster, pegged support at 64% in October 2017, which is up from just … [Read more...] about This Pot Stock’s First-Quarter Report Is Creating All the Wrong Buzz
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Published May 15, 2018 Markets Motley Fool Facebook Twitter Comments Print The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE: HD)Q1 2018 Earnings Conference CallMay 15, 2018, 9:00 a.m. ET Contents: Continue Reading Below Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Good day, ladies and gentlemen. Welcome to The Home Depot first quarter 2018 earnings conference call. Today's call is being recorded. If you would like to ask a question any time during today's conference, please press the * key, followed by the digit 1 on your touchtone telephone. At this time, I'd like to turn the conference over to Isabel Janci, Vice President of Investor Relations. Please go ahead. Advertisement Isabel Janci -- Vice President, Investor Relations Thank you, Catherine, and good morning. Joining us on our call today are Craig Menear, Chairman, CEO, and President; Ted Decker, EVP of Merchandising; and Carol Tomé, Chief Financial Officer and Executive … [Read more...] about The Home Depot (HD) Q1 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
A pair of downstate investors have acquired two of the three Elmwood Village apartment properties that Ciminelli Real Estate Corp. put up for sale in October after the developer concluded they weren't needed for its controversial planned $40 million residential project. Matthew Hornstein and Maximilian Polsky, operating as M2 Acquisitions LLC, paid nearly $1 million for the two apartment buildings at 721 Ashland Ave. and 584 Potomac Ave., according to documents filed with the Erie County Clerk's Office. The duo paid $615,000 for the three-story Ashland property – the larger of the two with eight units – and $360,000 for the three-story Potomac house, with six units, including two studios. Both are fully occupied, "so they're good income-producing investment properties," said Renee Moran, founder and owner of Red Door Real Estate WNY, who represented Ciminelli in marketing the two buildings. Both were built in 1925. "There was a lot of interest in both properties," Moran … [Read more...] about Downstate investor buys two of Ciminelli’s Elmwood properties
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Published April 15, 2018 Markets Motley Fool Facebook Twitter Comments Print Shares of bluebird bio Inc. (NASDAQ: BLUE) have tumbled from all-time highs reached just a few weeks ago. That's a little surprising when you consider this pre-commercial biotech is heading into the home stretch with not one, but three experimental gene therapy treatments that could be worth billions. Is the recent pullback an opportunity to pick up a top biotech stock at a fair price? Continue Reading Below Reasons to be excited Bluebird bio Inc. doesn't have anything it can sell yet, but a bursting late-stage pipeline could make it one of the best gene therapy stocks to own over the next several years. By mid-2018 the company expects to release data from the pivotal Northstar-207 study intended to support a European marketing application the company thinks it can submit before the end of the year. Northstar-207 is testing LentiGlobin's ability to help patients with … [Read more...] about Is bluebird bio, Inc. a Buy on the Dip?