Dividend Challenger Highlights: Week Of June 23

Introduction The Dividend Champions list is a monthly compilation of companies which have consistently increased their annual dividend payouts, and the latest edition may be found here. However, since this list is only produced once per month, the data in it can quickly get out of date. Furthermore, with close to 900 companies on the…

Cannabis Watch: Canopy co-CEO defends large losses as a deserved reward for pot company’s employees

Canopy Growth Corp. co-Chief Executive Bruce Linton defended the company’s widening paper losses Friday by contending that paying employees with stock is every cannabis company’s financial and social responsibility. The world’s largest cannabis company reported C$93.1 million in stock-based compensation in the final quarter of its fiscal year Thursday evening, amounting to just more than…

Facebook: Valuation Update

1. Technical parameters In the last six years, the dynamics of Facebook (FB) stock price is qualitatively (R2=0.9) described by the exponential trend that acts as a smart average and looks like a straight line on the graphs with log y-axis: At the moment, the company’s stock price is below this trend by more than…