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DGRO: Combining dividend growth and dividend quality

By CCTrader - October 23, 2020 | comment/s

DGRO: Combining dividend growth and dividend quality    A basket of securities that may include stocks, bonds, commodities or a combination of these, exchange-traded funds (ETFs) have become one of the most popular investment vehicles since their introduction less than 30 years ago. Exhibiting lower volatility and with the possibility to generate greater returns over time, the […]

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Palantir Technologies: The Data Mining Empire

By CCTrader - October 16, 2020 | comment/s

Palantir Technologies: The Data Mining Empire   A quick search of Palantir on Google will result in a bunch of headlines that picture the data mining and analysis firm as a secretive unicorn. Boasting a product history that includes helping locate immigrants for the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agency (ICE), connecting databases for intelligence agencies like the likes of the CIA (Central […]

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AstraZeneca p.l.c.: The relentless rise to the top

By CCTrader - October 9, 2020 | comment/s

AstraZeneca p.l.c.: The relentless rise to the top   Perhaps most famous for its fast-growing and cutting-edge cancer medications like Tagrisso, Imfinzi and Lynparza, AstaZeneca’s history is riddled with highs and lows. After years of flat growth thanks to stiff competition from the likes of Novartis AG, GlaxoSmithKline and Pfizer and its share of legal […]

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Snowflake, Inc: The new kid on the tech block

By CCTrader - October 1, 2020 | comment/s

Snowflake, Inc: The new kid on the tech block   Expensive, rigid and slow, for many the data warehouse market was considered dead, however, in less than a decade Snowflake has managed to do what many have failed to – bring the market back to life and reinvent the data warehouse. Operating under stealth mode since its inception, the company emerged […]

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Alibaba Group Holding Limited: The Darling of China’s Tech Scene

By CCTrader - September 23, 2020 | comment/s

Alibaba Group Holding Limited: The Darling of China’s Tech Scene   Tech giants like Amazon, Facebook and the likes have been lauded for their innovation and ingenuity across the Western world and beyond, yet miles away in the East another success story has soared to record-breaking commercial heights – Alibaba. Offering the technology infrastructure and the marketing reach to help brands, merchants and businesses of all sorts to […]

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