A growling bear recently has mauled stock investors and begun to threaten economies from Bloomington to Beijing. The turbulent year in the stock market did not spare Minnesota’s public companies. The December swoon helped put more than half underwater for 2018. In a note to investors, Brian Belski, the Twin Cities-based chief investment strategist at BMO Capital Markets, called 2018 “a humbling year.” “From new price highs to recession and peak earnings prognostications to tariff tantrums … investors have had to digest … a lot, to say the least.” The financial markets had signaled an economic slowdown since summer. But higher earnings projections for next year and the hum of Main Street business had placated investors who believed things would continue to be rosy. Now some forecasters predict, thanks partly to trade wars, rising interest rates and the somewhat-expected slowdown after a decade of economic recovery, that the U.S. actually may … [Read more...] about Volatile 2018 ends on down note for majority of Minnesota’s big firms
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As marijuana stocks generated significant buzz this year, cannabis supplier Tilray (TLRY) topped the list of the best stocks in 2018. Software sector companies like Twilio (TWLO), Atlassian (TEAM), Tableau Software (DATA), RingCentral (RNG) and CyberArk Software (CYBR) also led the market. X The healthcare and biotech industries were also well-represented among the best stocks of 2018. Medical sector names on the list include BioTelemetry (BEAT), Abiomed (ABMD), Addus Homecare (ADUS) and LHC Group (LHCG). Biotech stock Allakos (ALLK), which went public in 2018, also made the cut with a 187% gain for the year. 2019 Stock Market Outlook Best Stocks 2018: See The 100 Top Performers* Data as of Dec. 28 Market Close (Full-year performance data coming after Dec. 31 market close) Click the symbols below for the latest share prices and stock analysis. View More Data For Each Of The Best Stocks Of 2018 Company Symbol Industry 2018 YTD % Change Composite Rating Tilray … [Read more...] about Best Stocks 2018: Software, Healthcare, Biotech, Marijuana Stocks Lead
Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning with behavioral, technology, and adaptive software solutions drive business transformation and workforce optimization. ATLANTA, GA, UNITED STATES, September 24, 2018 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Human Investment Advisory, Inc. (HIA), the business transformation company focusing on closing the gaps between CEOs and their Human Investments, announced its formalized strategic partnership with Acquired Insights, Inc. Acquired Insights has created a broad array of behavioral, AI/ML (including humanoid, digital, and virtual robots), dynamic reporting, and workforce optimization solutions (including The RoleFit Survey (RFS) and Artificial Intelligence Talent Acquisition and Performance Solution (AITAPS)) that will help power the HIA people transformation model. This strategic partnership offers clients new ways of optimizing their workforce, processes, technology, and organizations. “Acquired Insights’ culture and solutions are a perfect fit for … [Read more...] about Human Investment Advisory Announces Global Alliance Agreement with Acquired Insights, Inc.