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  1. Aflac 1st-Quarter Net Up 14%, Helped by Investment Gains

    Aflac Inc.'s (AFL) first-quarter earnings rose 14% as the insurer benefited from investment gains, though core earnings and revenue declined, hurt by currency impact...

  2. WEEK AHEAD: Tech, Energy, Defense to Report Earnings Next Week

    Next week brings a heavy calendar of quarterly results from some of the biggest tech and energy companies in the U.S. as earnings season heats up.Also, a first-quart...

  3. Chilean Shipper Vapores Plans to Raise $500 Million by Selling New Shares

    Chilean shipper Compania Sud Americana de Vapores SA (VAPORES.SN) plans to raise around $500 million from selling new shares to pay for part of its fleet expansion a...

  4. ETFs Loaded With Low Price-to-Cash-Flow Ratios

    A favorite tool of value investors, the price-to-cash-flow is a gauge of the market's beliefs in a company's future financial health. Uses as an indicator of relativ...

  5. Market Wrap for Wednesday, February 6: Major Averages Close Near Unchanged; Euro Falls

    In a slow trading day on Wall Street, investors were content to stand pat after two consecutive days of triple digit moves in the Dow. The markets are primarily focu...

  6. Aflac 4th-Quarter Profit Rose 8% Amid Broad Revenue Growth

    Aflac Inc.'s (AFL) fourth-quarter earnings rose 8% on revenue growth in its Japan and U.S. businesses and as the company benefited from a decline in net after-tax re...

  7. Aflac Posts Higher Profit, Misses Analyst Target

    Insurer Aflac Inc. on Tuesday said its fourth-quarter net profits rose to $581 million, or $1.24 a share, compared with $538 million, or $1.15 a share, a year earlie...

  8. Week Ahead: Manufacturing, Housing & Earnings

    Manufacturing and housing data will bask in the limelight next week on an economic calendar otherwise bereft of clearly compelling news.Fourth-quarter earnings seaso...

  9. A Weakening Yen Weighs on U.S. Earnings

    As the Bank of Japan continues to expand quantitative easing, Wolfgang Koester warns that holders of     U.S. equities will soon start feeling the effect of the weak...

  10. Downgrade Weighs On Aflac As Financial Stocks Fall

    Shares of insurer Aflac Inc. fell 1.2% on Tuesday and were among the financial sector's biggest losers on Tuesday after Sterne Agee analysts cut the shares to neutra...

  11. Flat Tax a Fiscal Cliff Fix?

    Rep. Louie Gohmert, (R-Texas), explains why he thinks a flat tax would be a solution to the fiscal cliff.

  12. Superstorm Sandy Hits ETFs

    Insurance companies are still assessing the damage from Hurricane Sandy nearly three weeks after the superstorm devastated parts of the East Coast, disrupted busines...

  1. Aflac CEO: The Duck is still a very popular icon

    Aflac CEO Dan Amos on consumers’ concerns about insurance after the implementation of ObamaCare and the success of the Aflac Duck in advertising.

  2. Aflac Posts Nearly 18% Higher Profit

    Insurer Aflac Inc. said late Tuesday its fourth-quarter profit rose 17.7% to $675 million, or $1.45 a share, from $581 million, or $1.24 a share, a year earlier. Rev...

  3. Apple has hurt my portfolio in 2013. But I'm still a believer

    The Dividend Paying Large Caps portfolio was up 2.3% (net of fees) in September as compared with the 2.97% gain for the benchmark S&P 500 Index (( SXP )). The portfo...

  4. Japan Post IPO could raise $20-40 billion: banking sources

    Japan Post Holdings Co Ltd could raise as much as 4 trillion yen ($40 billion) when it sells shares to the public, bankers familiar with the deal said on Thursday, b...

  5. A new lineup for the American Heroes portfolio

    By Carter LecrawDuring the latter part of the first quarter, the annual rebalancing process was completed. The first quarter is the usual time for this procedure. By...

  6. Chile Vapores Approves $500 Million Capital Increase to Finance New Ships

    Shareholders of Compania Sud Americana de Vapores SA (VAPORES.SN) approved a $500 million capital increase to partly finance the purchase of new cargo vessels, the C...

  7. Aflac Net Up 14%, Helped by Investment Gains

    Aflac Inc.'s (AFL) first-quarter earnings rose 14% as the insurer benefited from investment gains, though core earnings and revenue declined, hurt by currency impact...

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