Nearly 20% of Americans Think Global Warming Is Exaggerated

Almost 20% of Americans think news about global warming is exaggerated. They also don't have much concern about climate change. Research on opinions on the environment shows that a huge ...
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Insider Buying Jumps as Market Volatility Grows: Sears, IFF, Pulse Biosciences, PRA Group, Radius Health and More

After weeks of sitting on the sidelines, insiders have been buying shares again in earnest, and the big drop in the markets last week, combined with higher volatility seemed to ...
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Why FireEye Could Outperform Other Cybersecurity Leaders

FireEye Inc. (NASDAQ: FEYE) recently was given the nod by the giant investment bank Goldman Sachs as perhaps the best cybersecurity stock out there. FireEye might have found itself in ...
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Why Analysts Are Growing Even More Bullish on Micron Technology

Micron Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: MU) reported a strong earnings beat for its most recent quarter, and analysts couldn’t be more thrilled. The stock hit a new multiyear high on Friday ...
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2 IPOs Succeeded Last Week, as Did a Blank-Check Company That Raised $900 Million

Both initial public offerings (IPOs) on last week's calendar successfully reached the public market and combined to raise a total of about $180 million in new capital. But the IPO ...
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More Than 1 Million New Defaulted Student Loans in 2016

At the end of last year, some 42.4 million Americans owed $1.3 trillion in federal direct student loans. The total number of defaulted federal direct loans rose by 1.1 million, ...
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DJIA’s Worst Performing Stock in 2017 Is Exxon Mobil

Shares of Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) dropped nearly 1% last week, to close down 10% for the year to date and keep its position as the worst performing of ...
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Apple Continues to Be DJIA’s Best Performing Stock of 2017

Shares of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) added 65 cents last week (about 0.5%), closing at $140.64 on Friday. The stock posted a new 52-week high on Tuesday. Apple launched a ...
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Marijuana News Roundup: Feds Sentenced 3,500 to Prison Last Year for Pot-Related Offenses

In a report issued earlier this month, the U.S. Sentencing Commission, an independent agency of the judicial branch of the federal government established in 1984 as a response to the ...
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Twitter Leads Social Media In anti-Semitic Posts

During a period when hate messages have swept onto social media, a new study shows that the leader in the anti-Semitic category of posts on social media sites Twitter is (NYSE: ...
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Lincoln’s Resorts To Incentives For New Continental

The iconic Lincoln Continental, resurrected by the Ford (NYSE: F) luxury division to be its flagship was added to the brand's line up this year.. Lincoln has started to give ...
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Massive Biotech Trade Highlights Insider Selling: Esperion Therapeutics, Adobe, Hilton, Fresh Del Monte and More

A wild and woolly week gave investors more of a roller-coaster ride than we have seen in some time. Toss a big sell-off in with a terror attack in London, ...
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Self-Driving Uber Car Crashes in Arizona

A self-driving Volvo SUV was involved in a traffic accident in Tempe, Arizona, on Friday. The car was one of a fleet of self-driving Volvos being tested by ride-hailing service ...
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Exxon Is Target of Mini-Tender Offer

After markets closed on Friday, Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) announced that the company had received notice of an unsolicited mini-tender offer by TRC Capital to purchase up to 2 ...
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Analyst Calls for Exponential Upside for Idera Pharmaceuticals

Idera Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: IDRA) is focused on cancer and rare diseases, and it could be a what traders refer to as a three-bagger or four-bagger, if two analysts who ...
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