Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean Sequel Should Win the Weekend, Despite Lukewarm Reviews

The Walt Disney Co.'s (NYSE: DIS) fifth film in the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise is expected to run up opening weekend box office receipts of around $80 million, despite ...
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Verizon’s Reign as DJIA’s Worst Performing 2017 Stock Now at 6 Weeks

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) last week saw its share price drop nearly 1%, holding on to its position as the worst-performing stock among the 30 equities included in the ...
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Apple Continues as Best Performing DJIA Stock of 2017

Shares of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) added $0.65 last week, just a slight gain (0.4%) after posting its latest 52-week high on May 15. The company remains the best-performing stock by ...
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Best Buy and More of the Biggest Earnings Winners From The Past Week

Although the main part of earnings season has passed there are still some major companies reporting, and there have been a few standouts, helping the broad markets hit new highs ...
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Top Presentations to Look for at ASCO

It almost the end of May, and that means one thing for biotech investors. The king of biotech and pharma events is about to take place. The 2017 annual meeting ...
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Fiat 500L Takes an Average of 6 Months to Sell, Worst of Any Car

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) has fought a losing uphill battle to sell its Fiat models in the United States. A prime example is that it takes Fiat an ...
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Marijuana Price Flat at $1,623 a Pound

For the week ended Friday, May 26, 2017, the spot price index for a pound of cannabis was unchanged at $1,623. According to the analysts at Cannabis Benchmarks, the simple ...
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Mercedes AMG Performance Division 50th Anniversary

Most of the large luxury car companies have high-performance divisions. They make $100,000-plus cars, which are as fast as any available in showrooms, including America's fast muscle cars. The grandfather ...
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18 Reasons to Drink Coffee for Your Health

Often, the foods and beverages people love the most are unhealthy and should be consumed only once in awhile. Coffee, however, appears to be a rare exception. One of the ...
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22 Surprising Facts About Sgt. Pepper on Its 50th Anniversary

It was 50 years ago today that the Beatles changed the world of pop music forever with the release of the album “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band.” To mark ...
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100 Surprising Facts About JFK on His 100th Birthday

Monday, May 29, is the birthday of John F. Kennedy, who was born 100 years ago in Brookline, Massachusetts. He was the 35th president of the United States and the ...
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Avon, Fitbit Plunge into Friday’s 52-Week Low Club

May 26, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 111 equities making new 52-week lows in Friday's session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by about ...
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Home Depot, Johnson & Johnson Drag DJIA Lower Friday

May 26, 2017: Markets opened lower Friday following a better-than-expected report on U.S. GDP and a slightly weaker-than-expected report on consumer sentiment. Gains and losses were small on a typically ...
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Kinder Morgan Files for Canadian IPO

Energy infrastructure company Kinder Morgan Inc. (NYSE: KMI) has filed documents with the Canadian securities regulator for an initial public offering (IPO) of 102.94 million shares of an indirect subsidiary, ...
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25 Counties With the Widest Income Gaps

The gap between the rich and poor has continued to widen in the United States. While the wealthiest 5% of U.S. households earn at least $203,000 annually, the bottom 20% ...
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