Consumer Sentiment Drop Takes Stock Market Volatility Into Account

It is the last Friday of the month, so we get to see the revised consumer sentiment reading from the University of Michigan. It is usually the case that revisions are ...
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How Amgen Can Disrupt the Market for Cholesterol Drugs

Amgen Inc. (NASDAQ: AMGN), known as a leading biotech in its field, made waves in the market on Friday morning. This biotech giant has the potential to disrupt the market ...
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Do KC-46A Tanker Problems Jeopardize Boeing Bid for New Bomber?

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) remains confident that it will meet its commitment to deliver 18 KC-46A tankers to the U.S. Air Force by August 2017. The Air Force is not ...
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UBS Says to Buy 3 Top Transport Stocks After Huge Pullback

Nothing was spared the massive selling we saw over the past week, and the transports were a sector that had already started to come under pressure earlier in the year. ...
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Personal Income Outgrows Spending, Savings on the Rise

The Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) has released its reading on personal income and spending for the month of July. Personal income rose by $67.1 billion, or 0.4%, right in ...
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Postal Union Continues Effort to Stop Staples, Office Depot Merger

The American Postal Workers Union (APWU) in July won a ruling from the National Labor Relations Board that the U.S. Postal Service acted illegally when it agreed to set up ...
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Meet the Newest Additions to the S&P 500

The S&P 500 is shifting again. The index is adding two new components and dropping two to keep up to speed. Both Activision Blizzard Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI) and United Continental ...
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Jefferies Has 3 Chip and Chip Equipment Stocks With Gigantic Upside Potential

One thing a brutal sell-off will do is bring stocks back to places where they look incredibly attractive. One area that was being demolished all year, prior to the recent ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Abercrombie, Akamai, Citigroup, Pollo Loco, Netflix, Salesforce and Many More

Stocks were indicated lower on Friday, as many investors and traders decided to lock in bottom-fishing profits ahead of the unofficial last weekend of summer. This week proved one thing: even ...
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What Carl Icahn Wants From Freeport-McMoRan

After the markets closed on Thursday, activist investor Carl Icahn revealed that he had acquired an 8.46% stake in copper and gold miner Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE: FCX). The stock, which ...
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Analyst Says Do Not Wait for Oil Bottom, Buy Quality Large-Caps Now

If there was ever a tug-of-war in the markets, it is in the energy sector. Some see the “lower for longer” as the new paradigm, while others feel that the ...
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5 Stocks Warren Buffett Likely Bought More of During the Sell-Off

With such a crazy week, with stocks tanking and then rifling back up, it is a wonder that the name Warren Buffett has not been thrown around like hot potatoes. ...
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Why 1 Billion Facebook Connections Do Not Matter

Ten million people flying on commercial aircraft in one day. One hundred thousand cars sold in a single day in China. One trillion searches on Google in a month. Or ...
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How Soon Will Fiat Disappear in the US?

Among the few embarrassments highly successful car company Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) has posted since it was created by a merger is its attempt at another launch of ...
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Sea Levels Rising Faster Than Anticipated — NASA

Warming ocean water will cause the levels at which they will rise to be faster than earlier believed. This is among the conclusions of new data examined and published by ...
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