Can the ‘Terminator’ Knock ‘Jurassic World’ Down a Notch?

There are two new movies in wide release for this holiday weekend, and one is expected to replace “Jurassic World” as the weekend’s top grossing film. “Terminator: Genisys” from Paramount ...
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Is eBay a Value Stock Ahead of PayPal Spin-Off?

It is almost time for eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY) to spin off PayPal. So investors may be asking themselves if eBay is now a value stock. Wells Fargo’s Matt Nemer ...
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5 Florida Metro Areas Top Cash Home Sales in May

In May of 2015, all-cash sales comprised 24.6% of all single family and condo sales, down from 28.5% in April and 30.4% in May 2014. The May 2015 total is ...
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US Adds a Dozen Oil Rigs, Reversing 6 Months of Declines

In the period ended July 2, the number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States totaled 640, compared with 628 in the prior week and 1,562 a year ...
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Is Oracle Now a Cheap Value Stock or a Value Trap?

Oracle Corp. (NYSE: ORCL) is one of the best software giants in the world. The problem is that investors got their wings clipped much more than they would have hoped ...
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Thinking Beyond Activists in the Nokia and Alcatel-Lucent Merger

Alcatel-Lucent S.A. (NYSE: ALU) has been deemed a dud of a buyout by many investors. The consensus vote from the equity markets is that the buyout offer from Nokia Corp. ...
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Apple Seizes Smartphone Share From Rivals

Google Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) Android helped smartphone manufacturers to seize market share from Apple Inc. (NYSE: AAPL) for years. That trend has reversed, at least in the United States. Apple clawed back more ...
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America’s Hottest Housing Markets

There are a number of ways to define hot housing markets, ranging from price increases to new housing starts. Realtor.com has come up with its own, which is the number ...
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Will Companies Like Uber Change the Transportation Landscape?

Companies like Uber and its myriad competitors, including Lyft and Sidecar, turn car owners into taxi cab drivers for people who cannot afford a car or do not want the ...
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Sprint vs. T-Mobile: Who Benefits and Who Loses Out?

Wireless carriers Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S) and T-Mobile US Inc. (NYSE: TMUS) struggle neck and neck to dominate the second tier in the industry. Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) and ...
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The Ford E-Bike: An Interesting Urban Solution, but No Replacement for a Car

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) recently introduced its third electric bike, called the MoDe:Flex, as part of the company’s Smart Mobility initiative. This represents a follow-up to the two earlier ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Thursday

July 2, 2015: Here are four stocks among the 135 equities making new 52-week lows today. A reminder: U.S. markets will be closed Friday, July 3, for the Independence Day ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Dow on Thursday

July 2, 2015: Markets opened higher on Thursday but equities slowly and steadily slipped lower and lower as the trading session went on. The non-farm payroll report for June was ...
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10 Cities With the Most Adultery

Marriage, which for many is the sign of a loving and intimate relationship, is now a constitutional right of all U.S. citizens. In his widely read dissent, Justice Antonin Scalia ...
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Yelp Shares Halted: Buyer Search Suspended

Shares of Yelp Inc. (NYSE: YELP) were halted for about five minutes at the end of the noon hour on Thursday pending news. The news, unfortunately, was not what investors ...
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