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5 days ago

Fifth Street Finance Corp. (FSC) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Fifth Street Finance Corp. (NASDAQ:FSC) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. The firm currently has $6.50 target price on the stock.

According to Zacks, FIFTH STREET FINANCE CORP. is a specialty finance company that lends to and invests in small and mid-sized companies in connection with an investment b

6 months ago

3 Safe Stocks You Can Buy Right Now - Motley Fool


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As recent events have clearly shown, even large-cap stocks that were thought to be stable can crater in the blink of an eye. It turns out there's a lot to be said for taking a defensive approach to investing. With this in mind, our Foolish contributors offer three stock picks below that should perform admirably in nearly any kind of market.

Andres Cardenal

Kimberly-Clark (NYSE:KMB) is not precisely the most exciting business around. The company operates in areas such as health and hygiene, with most of its sales coming from products like diapers, bathr

8 months ago

Venture Insurance Expands Golf & Country Club Program to 14 New States - Insurance Journal

Venture Insurance Programs, a national insurance program administrator, has expanded its flagship PREFERRED CLUB program for the golf and country club industry to 14 additional states through Allied World Assurance Company (AWAC), one of three carriers supporting the program.

PREFERRED CLUBs admitted package program is now available in: Alabama, Georgia, Idaho, Kansas, Michigan, Mississippi, Nebraska, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Texas, Utah and Wisconsin. The admitted program was previously just available in North Carolina, South Carolina, New Jersey, Massachusetts and Virginia. A non-admitted package is also available in several coastal states.

PREFERRED CLUB specialty insurance program serves golf clubs, golf management companies, private clubs and other related businesses across the country. The proprietary PREFERRED CLUB package includes property, general liability, commercial auto, D&O/EPL, pollution liability, cyber liability, excess & umbrella and workers compensation.

Venture Insurance Programs is based in West Chester, Pa., and provides specialty insurance packages for select vertical industriesincluding golf and country clubs, golf destination resorts, hotels, resorts, commercial marine, hunting and fishing lodges and city and social clubs.

1 year ago

Stop Your Financial Fight With These Expert Tips!

You need to actively be involved with and manage your personal finances. Being financially responsible is an important life skill. The tips in this article will allow you to gain control of your finances, decide on a personal financial goal, and use your money wisely.

Exercise caution when you estimate what sort of mortgage payments you can afford. A mortgage is a very long-term financial proposition. Meeting your payment obligations will rely on how much money you will earn over a number of years. Keep in mind the possibility that your income may stay constant or even fall in the future, when you consider mortgage payments.

Set up internet banking and online bill pay. Having

1 year ago

What You Need To Know About Personal Finance

Our personal finances make up who we determine and are the life we live. Your finances are not something that should be taken lightly. You will be able to develop your own personal finance strategy, achieve your personal finance goals, and become more effective with your money, by following these valuable tips.

One job is a Forex money manager. These people charge a fixed percentage of the profit. A Forex money manager will be able to keep his eye on the market for you, and make all the financial decisions. Hiring a manager would be a good idea if you are really not sure how the trading world works, and don't feel like learning it.

If one has a specific purpose for which they