Micron, Nike and More Earnings Coming Out This Week

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of a few major companies scheduled to report their quarterly results this coming week. The broad markets closed out last week with ...
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IPOs This Week: Is Blue Apron Ready to Take on Amazon?

Two REITs and one cable and broadband provider had successful initial public offerings (IPOs) last week. The coming week's calendar includes a total of 10 firms planning to enter the ...
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“Beauty and The Beast” Still Holds Top 2017 Box Office Record

Despite the release of blockbuster and potential blockbuster films "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2", "Wonder Woman", "The Fate of the Furious", and "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell ...
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Marijuana News Roundup: Fed Threat Causes Bank to Close Pot Group’s Accounts

PNC Bank will close the bank accounts of the Marijuana Policy Project (MPP) on July 7, citing the risk of the bank faces from the hard-line U.S. Attorney General Jeff ...
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Will Qatar Close Al-Jazeera? Hopefully Not

Al-Jazeera claims it has the largest audience of any broadcaster in the Arab world. It also claims that the rulers of Qatar, where it is based, allow it complete editorial ...
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Will The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection Disrupt The Luxury Cruise Industry?

The cruise industry seems to just keep growing and growing over time. Meanwhile, the hotel industry has enjoyed its waves of annual growth and is now facing challenges from the ...
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7 Speculative Analyst Stock Picks Called to Rise 100% to 400%

While summer is generally a time that most people think about vacations and time with their families, investors are parsing through new ideas and considering how they should be positioned ...
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How Much Do Fees Add to the Cost of a Mortgage?

If you are a first-time home buyer, you might not be aware that there are costs involved with getting that home you want that can add either to your out-of-pocket costs ...
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Sears Still Has Over 1,200 Stores

Despite a string of store closings meant to align Sears Holdings Corp.'s (NASDAQ: SHLD) location count with its falling revenue, the company still has over 1,200 Sears and Kmart locations. ...
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Boeing Remains DJIA’s Best Performing Stock in 2017 After Strong Sales at Paris Show

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) last week held on to its top ranking among the 30 stocks that comprise the Dow Jones Industrial Average. The stock added nearly 3% last week ...
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Verizon Maintains Place as DJIA’s Worst Performing Stock for 2017

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) last week saw its share price dip by $1.24 (about 2.6%) to retain its position as the worst-performing stock among the 30 equities included in ...
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Marijuana Price Rises 2% to $1,578 a Pound

For the week ended Friday, June 23, 2017, the spot price index for a pound of cannabis rose 2.3% to $1,578. According to the analysts at Cannabis Benchmarks, the simple ...
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How Analysts View Oracle After Earnings

When Oracle Corp. (NYSE: ORCL) reported its most recent quarterly results this past week, it absolutely shocked analysts and investors alike. Its shares hit an all-time high and closed out ...
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Google Continues to Be Largest US Website, Facebook Close Behind

comScore, a leading research firm that covers internet traffic, reported that Alphabet Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) Google had the largest audience of any internet company in May. With mobile and desktop ...
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New Car Sales Expected to Drop in June, but Volkswagen Will Surge

New car sales are expected to drop 4% in June, a sign that the impressive run in the new auto market has not only plateaued but could be in trouble. ...
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