How Bad Is the Flu Season in Every State?

Fears of a flu pandemic have emerged in the United States after hospitalizations spiked at the start of this year’s flu season. In addition to hospitalizations, during the second week ...
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States With the Highest and Lowest Gas Taxes

At the start of this 2018, seven states raised taxes on gasoline, while two states lowered the tax. Pennsylvania lowered taxes by six tenths of a cent, but the state ...
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Netflix Explodes With Q4 Earnings

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) reported fourth quarter financial results after markets closed on Monday. The company said that it had $0.41 in earnings per share (EPS) and $3.29 billion in ...
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Monday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

January 22, 2018: The S&P 500 closed up 0.8% at 2,832.98. The DJIA closed up 0.55% at 26,214.59. Separately, the Nasdaq was up 1.0% at 7,408.03. Monday was a positive ...
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Pandora, General Electric Lodged in Monday’s 52-Week Low Club

January 22, 2018: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 34 equities making new 52-week lows in Monday's session. On the NYSE advancers led decliners by about 3 ...
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Intel, Verizon Lead DJIA Higher Monday

January 22, 2018: Markets opened mixed again Monday as traders, who don't really worry a lot about government shutdowns, were being a bit cautious out of the gate. Following a ...
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Analysts Predicting Solid Earnings for Alphabet to Start 2018

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) is set to report its fourth-quarter earnings on February 1, after the close of trading. If Wall Street's forecasters are correct, then investors are bracing for ...
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America’s Most Hated Companies

A company can live or die by its reputation. Year after year, the vast majority of familiar companies and brands maintain -- or build -- their bond with the American ...
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What to Expect From Netflix Earnings

Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) is scheduled to release its most recent quarterly results after the markets close on Monday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $0.41 in EPS ...
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US Electric Vehicle Sales Up 27% in 2017

U.S. sales of plug-in hybrid (PHEV) and battery-electric (BEV) vehicles rose year over year in 2017 by 27% to nearly 200,000 vehicles. The PHEV share of sales was 47% and ...
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Initial Merger View: AIG Making a Solid Growth Acquisition of Validus

It is no secret that the investing community has treated American International Group Inc. (NYSE: AIG) with a cold shoulder of late. Its stock has been stuck between $50 and ...
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Why a Bunge-ADM Merger Seems to Make Sense

In a world where many mergers are facing regulatory hurdles for approval, it's still amazing to see the potentiality of a $10 billion or more merger. A report was made ...
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Nymox Pharmaceutical Screams Higher on Prostate Cancer Study

Shares of Nymox Pharmaceutical Corp. (NASDAQ: NYMX) saw a solid gain on Monday after the firm announced five-year results from its prostate cancer study. Overall, the results were positive for ...
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US Gasoline Price Remains High but Did Not Rise Last Week

U.S. retail gasoline prices rose last week in most states, but the national average did not increase from the prior week's level of $2.54 for a gallon of regular gas. ...
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Abercrombie & Fitch Wins Big With Q4 Guidance

Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE: ANF) shares made a handy gain to kick off the week after the company issued a business update. Besides shuffling some board members, this retailer ...
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