Google’s Game-Changing Announcement — and No, It’s Not Google Pay

Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) is about to wrap up its I/O developer conference, and the company announced a blizzard of new products and features on Thursday. The most prominent is ...
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Why General Electric’s Stock Price Has Been So Terrible

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) shareholders doubtlessly will be unimpressed by the returns the stock has offered over the past decade. Over this time frame, GE stock is down around ...
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A New Wave of Bank Layoffs, With More to Come

Two things happened recently in the banking industry. First, The Wall Street Journal reported that JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) will fire 5,000. The other was that Moody's ungraded ...
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Despite Optimistic Press Release, Xerox Prospects Look Gloomy

If investors want to read a really upbeat self-promotional press release meant to encourage troubled shareholders, Xerox Corp. (NYSE: XRX) put out a great one last week. Solid financial position, a diverse ...
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Countries With the Widest Gap Between the Rich and the Poor

The United States, which prides itself as a land of opportunity, has the fourth-most uneven income distribution among developed nations, according to recently-released data. Only Turkey, Mexico, and Chile had ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Thursday

May 28, 2015: Here are four stocks among the 71 equities making new 52-week lows today. Alcoa Inc. (NYSE: AA) posted a new 52-week low on Thursday. Shares dropped about ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on The DJIA Thursday

May 28, 2015: Markets opened lower on Thursday after worrisome news on higher margin requirements from brokers on Chinese exchanges and a comment from IMF president Christine Lagarde acknowledged that ...
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Is One Horizon Really a Backdoor Play Into Alibaba and China Growth?

Breaking into new markets is great a great step for any company, especially if that is largest market in the world, China. One Horizon Group Inc. (NASDAQ: OHGI) is the ...
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States With the Highest Jobless Rates

By Larry Ramer Most of the states with the highest unemployment rates have seen their labor markets rebound over the past year, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data shows. In ...
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Is Boeing Holding Back Order Announcements Ahead of Paris Air Show?

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) announced new orders for two 737s Thursday morning, bringing the 2015 total to 159 gross orders and 134 net orders through May 26. The company finished ...
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Why the Stars Are Still Aligned Against SandRidge

SandRidge Energy Inc. (NYSE: SD) has been doing what it can to remain either viable on its own and to remain relevant to investors. It is likely too soon to warn about ...
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Crude Oil Price Slips on Lower Imports, More Refinery Output

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly petroleum status report Thursday morning, a day later than usual due to the Memorial Day holiday. U.S. commercial crude inventories decreased ...
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Why Credit Suisse Is Now Less Bullish on Airline Stocks

Since fuel prices began falling late last summer, the airline industry has taken advantage of these lower fuel costs like none other. Considering whether oil and fuel prices may or may not ...
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Natural Gas Price Tumbles on Large Inventory Build

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported Thursday morning that U.S. natural gas stocks increased by 112 billion cubic feet for the week ending May 22. Analysts expected a storage ...
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10 Most Expensive Places to Get Married

 You can’t put a price on love, but you can put a price on marriage, or at least the wedding with which it begins. The average U.S. wedding cost ...
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