'Starting to hit home:' Growth of Black players in MLB showing encouraging signs thumbnail

‘Starting to hit home:’ Growth of Black players in MLB showing encouraging signs

CLOSE USA TODAY Sports Steve Gardner breaks down the top storylines in MLB thus far. USA TODAYIt has been excruciatingly slow, tormenting Major League Baseball, creating skepticism and doubt anything will change.The numbers still are embarrassingly low, but finally there are signs of growth.“We live in a microwave society, and we want to see instant…

Challenger bank sees Enormous Expansion During Regeneration

Challenger bank sees Enormous Expansion During Regeneration

Julien Eichinger – stock.adobe.c Starling Bank has seen a big increase in its business amid the Covid-19 slowdown Published: 07 Aug 2020 14:12 App-based challenger bank Starling has seen a huge rise in its number of business and retail customers in the past nine months, despite the period being hit by the Covid-19 outbreak. Its…

Nestle cuts 2020 growth forecast after second-quarter sales slow thumbnail

Nestle cuts 2020 growth forecast after second-quarter sales slow

ZURICH (Reuters) – Nestle (NESN.S) struck a more optimistic note than peers on Thursday, forecasting 2-3% underlying sales growth this year as demand for high-end pet food and health products helped it eke out growth in the second quarter. FILE PHOTO: Nestle logo is pictured on the door of the supermarket of Nestle headquarters in…

Nestle cuts 2020 growth forecast after second-quarter sales slow thumbnail

Nestle cuts 2020 growth forecast after second-quarter sales slow

ZURICH (Reuters) – Nestle (NESN.S) struck a more optimistic note than peers on Thursday, forecasting 2-3% underlying sales growth this year as demand for high-end pet food and health products helped it eke out growth in the second quarter. FILE PHOTO: Nestle logo is pictured on the door of the supermarket of Nestle headquarters in…

Enphase: My Growth Stock In An Accelerating Industry

Enphase (ENPH) is arguably the hottest stock in the Solar industry right now. After facing an existential threat in 2016 with a staggering net loss of $67 Million, Enphase managed to turn its business around by reducing production costs and emphasizing profitability. As gross profit margin increased from 2017 to 2019, Enphase finally reached profitability…

II-VI: Growth At A Reasonable Price (NASDAQ:IIVI) thumbnail

II-VI: Growth At A Reasonable Price (NASDAQ:IIVI)

Even at all-time highs, I like the outlook for II-VI (IIVI) shares. On the back of top-line growth led by its vertically integrated manufacturing capabilities across a range of promising end-markets such as optical and wireless communication, industrial lasers, and EUV lithography, IIVI looks well-positioned for the future. Additionally, the stock should also benefit from…

Vanguard S&P 500 Growth ETF: Best Passively Managed Fund For Long-Term Growth Investors (NYSEARCA:VOOG) thumbnail

Vanguard S&P 500 Growth ETF: Best Passively Managed Fund For Long-Term Growth Investors (NYSEARCA:VOOG)

The most important quality for an investor is temperament, not intellect. – Warren Buffett The Vanguard S&P 500 Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VOOG) is a passively managed ETF replicating the growth companies in the S&P 500. It has an expense ratio of 0.10%, suitable for any investor seeking for long-term opportunities. It tracks the S&P 500 growth…

Vanguard S&P 500 Growth ETF: Best Passively Managed Fund For Long-Term Growth Investors thumbnail

Vanguard S&P 500 Growth ETF: Best Passively Managed Fund For Long-Term Growth Investors

The most important quality for an investor is temperament, not intellect. – Warren Buffett The Vanguard S&P 500 Growth ETF (NYSEARCA:VOOG) is a passively managed ETF replicating the growth companies in the S&P 500. It has an expense ratio of 0.10%, suitable for any investor seeking for long-term opportunities. It tracks the S&P 500 growth…

Gauging growth in the most challenging environment in decades thumbnail

Gauging growth in the most challenging environment in decades

Michael Whitmire, CPA Contributor Michael Whitmire, CPA, is co-founder and chief executive officer at Los Angeles-based FloQast, Inc., a developer of accounting close management software. Traditionally, measuring business success requires a greater understanding of your company’s go-to-market lifecycle, how customers engage with your product and the macro-dynamics of your market. But in the most challenging…