Lumber stack

Home Depot Adds 6,000 Canadian Workers for Spring Season

The spring gardening and home fix-up season mirrors for home improvement stores the December holiday season for most other retailers. To underline the importance of the spring season, Home Depot ...
Read Full Story »
Super Bowl 50 logo

Automakers Spent $90 Million on Super Bowl Ads

The auto industry spends a small fortune on advertising during the Super Bowl. Some industry folks even think of the game as the second-largest auto show in the United States. ...
Read Full Story »
bull and bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Athenahealth, Baker Hughes, Cisco, LinkedIn, Orbital-ATK, Tableau and Many More

Stocks were getting pounded on Monday after a rough Friday, on the continuation of oil and a weak Europe, even as China was closed for Chinese New Year. The stock ...
Read Full Story »
Prescription drugs

4 Big Dividend Pharmaceutical Stocks to Buy That Are Very Cheap Now

If you ever want to look for value in a sector in the stock market, then when you see Congress calling in some of the top companies to scold them ...
Read Full Story »
Oil platform on sea

Diamond Offshore Scratches Dividend After Huge Impairment Charge

Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. (NYSE: DO) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2015 results before markets opened on Monday. The offshore drill rig operator posted a quarterly diluted net loss per share ...
Read Full Story »
mobile games

Public Company Unicorn: Zynga

Zynga Inc.'s (NASDAQ: ZNGA) business really never got off the ground after the company had its initial public offering on December 15, 2001. It raised $1 billion, based on an ...
Read Full Story »
Alphabet logo 2015

How Analysts Rate Alphabet Now After Earnings and After Outsizing Apple

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) reached a milestone after earnings in the first week of February by overtaking Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) as the world’s largest company by market capitalization. That ...
Read Full Story »
Ford F-150

How Analysts View Ford and GM After Earnings

U.S. new car sales in 2015 rose to a record total of some 17.5 million units sold. The surge was the result of low unemployment (5% in December), low interest ...
Read Full Story »
oil train

Why Analysts Are Changing Tune on Exxon, Chevron and ConocoPhillips

The three largest U.S. oil and gas companies have now reported fourth-quarter earnings, and the results were about what most observers expected with one mildly positive surprise. Every one reported ...
Read Full Story »
Ski Lift

How Analysts View GoPro After Q4 Earnings

GoPro Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) reported its fourth-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Wednesday and analysts began cutting their price targets. 24/7 Wall St. has included some of the ...
Read Full Story »
Battered Dollar Bill

Why Analysts Are Slashing Tableau Software Expectations

Tableau Software Inc. (NYSE: DATA) saw its earnings report turn into an unexpected loss, and the company posted lower than expected license revenues. The news was bad enough that it ...
Read Full Story »
Medicine pills

How Analysts View Pfizer and Merck After Earnings

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) and Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE: MRK) released their most recent earnings reports last week. As a result, analysts weighed in on both of these pharmaceutical ...
Read Full Story »
Wow

Analysts Cooling on Match After Q4 Earnings

Match Group Inc. (NASDAQ: MTCH) reported its fourth-quarter financial results on Tuesday, but after the report, analysts began to reconsider how they viewed Match. We have included some highlights from ...
Read Full Story »
Ferrari Berlinetta

How Analysts View Ferrari Now After Disappointing Earnings

When Ferrari N.V. (NYSE: RACE) came public in mid-October, the stock priced at the top of its expected range ($52) and opened at $60. After posting a first-day high of ...
Read Full Story »
Jeep Wrangler

Jeep Launches 75th Anniversary Sale

The first 'General Purpose' (GP) light reconnaissance vehicle was designed, built, and delivered to the U.S. Army in 1940, and the ubiquitous MB model went into production in 1941. The ...
Read Full Story »