How to profit from the ‘best of both worlds’ in stock investing

After a 10-year rally for large-cap stocks, a way to diversify your investments and reduce short-term risk is to increase exposure to mid-cap shares. We recently discussed the long-term outperformance of value stocks and equally weighted index funds — two areas to consider if you wish to cut risk by diversifying beyond the market-capitalization-weighted S&P 500 Index SPX, +0.00%. …

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Large projects will bring hundreds of homes, businesses to central Pa….

Numerous large projects are planned for the midstate. In Lebanon County, a large project will eventually have more than 500,000 square feet of retail and office space. In Steelton, the Steel Works project will have 80,000 square feet of retail, medical and office space. In Upper Allen Township, a developer is building more than 300 upscale apartments in a mixed-use development that will eventually have a commercial component as well. In Monroe Township, a developer is planning to build…

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2 Stocks Poised to Thrive in Volatile Times: Planet Fitness (PLNT), Bi…

The recent performance of Planet Fitness (NYSE:PLNT) stock in the market spoke loud and clear to investors as PLNT saw more than 1.55M shares in trading volumes in the last trading session, way higher than the average trading volume of 1.55M shares by far recorded in the movement of Planet Fitness (PLNT). At the time the stock opened at the value of $62.46, making it a high for the given period, the value of the stock jumped by 0.85%….

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The Recorder – Monday shorts: Looking back, an artsy milestone and hel…

Published: 9/16/2019 1:18:01 PM Here are brief thoughts on some of the recent newsmakers in Franklin County and the North Quabbin area. 18 years later … It’s safe to say that the horror of 9/11 is forever etched into our memories. But when the anniversary rolls around each year, those memories re-emerge a little stronger, and we take to holding ceremonies in honor of those who lost their lives that day. Local First Responders are also participating in creative…

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Atria Investments LLC Takes $294,000 Position in Planet Fitness Inc (N…

Atria Investments LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Planet Fitness Inc (NYSE:PLNT) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm acquired 4,991 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $294,000. A number of other hedge funds have also modified their holdings of the stock. Bank of Montreal Can lifted its stake in shares of Planet Fitness by 157.1% during the second quarter. Bank…

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Sunday Notebook: Work starts on 370-unit complex in St. Johns Town Cen…

Here’s a weekly roundup of Jacksonville-area business and real estate news. Presideum, a real estate investment and management firm, broke ground on Presidium at Town Center, a four-story, 470,000-square-foot luxury residential community in one of Jacksonville’s most sought-after entertainment districts. Constructed on a 17.51-acre site, the project will feature 370 units with nature conservation views and top-of-the-line amenities. Located in the St. Johns Town Center area, Presidium will neighbor JTB Luxury Apartments, the developer’s premier project in Jacksonville. Expected…

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Checking the True Picture for Planet Fitness, Inc. (PLNT)

On Thursday, shares of Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE:PLNT) marked $64.23 per share versus a previous $63.82 closing price. With having a 0.64% gain, an insight into the fundamental values of Planet Fitness, Inc., investors would also find a great ally in the technical patterns of the stock movements showed in stock charts. PLNT showed a rise of 19.79% within its YTD performance, with highs and lows between $44.97 – $81.90 during the period of 52 weeks, compared to the…

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Ring Fit Adventure: Nintendo Reveals Wii Fit Successor

In the spirit of the infamous Wii Fit series, Nintendo is releasing new fitness software and hardware for the Nintendo Switch.  Stick with us, because this is odd and pretty fascinating. The software is called Ring Fit Adventure, and it serves as the companion to a new exercise peripheral that’s basically a giant, round workout cable (or pilates band) that has a slot in it for your Switch Joy-Con. There’s also a strap that you’re supposed to put around your…

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Volunteer firefighter takes to stair climber in honor of September 11 …

SALISBURY – Liberty Volunteer Fire Department firefighter Jesse Moore on Wednesday aimed to climb 110 flights of stairs on a stair climber at Planet Fitness in honor of the Sept. 11 attacks. Wearing his turnout gear, weighing about 60 pounds, Moore wanted to honor firefighters, first responders and those who lost their lives in the terrorist attacks. The number is a reference to the two identical, 110-story Twin Towers of the World Trade Center. On Sept. 11, 2001, the…

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Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. Raises Stake in Planet Fitness Inc (NYSE:PL…

Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. lifted its holdings in Planet Fitness Inc (NYSE:PLNT) by 19.0% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 53,191 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 8,491 shares during the quarter. Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. owned 0.06% of Planet Fitness worth $3,836,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Several other large investors have also…

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