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Kraft Heinz Company Begins Trading Monday

A deal announced in late March that brought together two of the country’s best-known consumer food products companies is now complete and stock in the new Kraft Heinz Company begins ...
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Facebook Snags 2 Key Upgrades With Much Higher Views

Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) got two more solid thumbs-up this past week from key analysts covering the stock. Cantor Fitzgerald called Facebook a top pick when it reiterated its Buy ...
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5 Oil and Gas Stocks Analysts Want You to Buy Now

With the markets fighting for direction around the international scene and with coming interest rate hikes, 24/7 Wall St. often takes a long view of opportunities beyond the near-term noise ...
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7 Key Earnings for the Week Ahead

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the companies reporting their quarterly results this week. We included the consensus earnings estimates from Thomson Reuters and the ...
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Why Investors and Analysts See AT&T as the Best Carrier Again

Until recently, very recently, AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) was considered down and out. There was just no catalyst at all. Now the company is nearer to closing in on its ...
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Texas Wants Its Gold to Come Home

The state of Utah was the first to pass a law allowing gold and silver coins issued by the U.S. Mint as an acceptable form of payment in the ...
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Detroit’s $1,000 Homes

While there is little or no sign of the success of Detroit’s program to sell homes for as little as $1,000, the opportunity continues. The Detroit Land Bank Authority may ...
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China Has World’s Fastest Trains, U.S. Lags

As Amtrak trains lumber along at speeds much less than 100 MPH, and are susceptible to fatal crashes, China has some legs of its railroad system where trains speeds top 180 MPH ...
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US Defense Department Updates National Military Strategy

For the first time since 2011, the U.S. Department of Defense has updated its National Military Strategy. The document, which describes how the United States will use its military forces ...
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Huge Technology Trade Highlights Recent Insider Selling

Typically the week before the Fourth of July holiday starts to really slow down as traders leave town. Last week was a departure from the norm as Greece and end ...
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Insider Buying Jumps During Holiday Shortened Week

Despite a short week for trading, and the kind of volatility that is akin to riding on a roller coaster, insiders continued to lay down the capital required to buy ...
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Marijuana Weekly News Roundup

The big news story this week comes from Oregon, which became the third state to allow legal recreational marijuana sales. Here is a rundown on that and other stories related ...
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Gas Remains Above $3 in 7 States

The cost of gasoline is still low compared to a year ago and has flattened recently at about $2.76 for the average price for a gallon of regular nationwide. However, there are ...
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135 Billion Music Streams in First Half of 2015 — Without Apple Music

Music demand is higher than ever. In the first six months of 2015, U.S. music fans streamed 135 billion songs and music videos, nearly double the total streamed in the ...
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More Than 2 Million People Still Unemployed Long Term

The ranks of the long-term unemployed -- those out of work for 27 weeks or more -- were 2.1 million in June, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. This ...
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