GE, IBM Land in Friday’s 52-Week Low Club

July 21, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 55 equities making new 52-week lows in Friday's session. On the NYSE, decliners led advancers by about 8 ...
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10 Cities Where Incomes Are Shrinking the Fastest

Personal income grew by 4.1% across the nation in 2015. The vast majority of metropolitan areas contributed to this growth, but in 10 urban regions, incomes declined. Personal income, which ...
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GE, Microsoft Weigh on DJIA Friday

July 21, 2017: Markets opened lower Friday and never made the green side of the line although losses moderated from early lows. Energy was the worst performing sector following a ...
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16 Most Segregated Cities in America

Next year will mark the 50-year anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1968, also known as the Fair Housing Act. The landmark bill prohibited by law long-standing practices of ...
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Oil Rig Count Up by 393 From Year Ago; Crude Oil Price Inches Higher

The number of rigs drilling for oil in the United States in the week ended July 21 totaled 764, up by 393 from a year ago. Including 186 other rigs ...
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Ford to Seek Government Exemption from Air Bag Recall

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) will file a petition with the federal government requesting an exemption from a  recall of vehicles equipped with defective Takata air bag inflators. Other automakers ...
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Why Jefferies Thinks This Sears Deal With Amazon Is Overhyped

For the past month Amazon Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) has been taking names as it has moved across multiple industries. The Whole Foods acquisition may have been the biggest story but ...
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Why Energy Producer Encana’s Stock Has Leaped Higher After Earnings

Calgary-based energy producer Encana Corp. (NYSE: ECA) on Friday reported second-quarter adjusted earnings per share of $0.34, shattering the consensus estimate of $0.04 per share. Revenue climbed to $1.08 billion, ...
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Synchrony Financial Continues to Post Solid Growth in Q2

Synchrony Financial (NYSE: SYF) reported its most recent quarterly results before the markets opened on Friday. The company said it had $0.61 in earnings per share (EPS) and $3.6 billion ...
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2017 Data Breaches Keeps Up Record Pace with More Than 800 to Date

The latest count from the Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC) reports that there have been 838 data breaches recorded this year through July 18 and that more than 14 million ...
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Why Schlumberger Q2 Earnings Are Good News

Schlumberger Ltd. (NYSE: SLB) reported second-quarter 2017 results before markets opened on Friday. The oil field services firm reported adjusted diluted quarterly earnings per share (EPS) of $0.35 on revenue ...
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‘Dunkirk’ and ‘Valerian’ Top Weekend Box Office Picks

Two highly anticipated big-budget films open this weekend. "Dunkirk" from Time Warner Inc.'s (NYSE: TWX) Warner Bros. studio is touted for an opening weekend take of $45 million to $55 ...
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Skyworks Beats Earnings But Still Not Enough For Investors

Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: SWKS) reported its fiscal third-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Thursday and the results topped estimates. The company also announced it was raising its ...
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Merrill Lynch Out With Six Top Software Stocks To Buy For Rest Of 2017

Despite the huge run in technology, there is a good argument for staying long in the sector, especially with the top software stocks. The continued growth of cloud computing and ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades & Downgrades: American Superconductor, Chipotle, Groupon, J&J, Juniper, Occidental, Wells Fargo and Many More

Stocks have pulled back a tad from all-time highs, and the market indexes were indicated to have a slight drop on Friday morning. Still, indexes remain right at all time ...
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