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Blast Off For Twitter Earnings

Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) was one social media earnings report we were highly awaiting, and now the stock went into blast off mode. Twitter was expected to lose a penny ...
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American Express Earnings Rise on Higher Consumer Spending

American Express Co. (NYSE: AXP) today reported second quarter results after markets closed Tuesday night. The financial services company reported diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.43 on revenues net ...
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Rising Cash-Out Refinancings – Return of the Housing Bubble or Normalcy?

If you were in the business of flipping houses or buying a home and using it as a personal piggy bank each time the equity in the home rose, you ...
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Today’s 52-Week Low Club

July 29, 2014: Stocks making new 52-week lows today include four firms from different industries. The lows given below were set today and before Tuesday's closing bell. Meridian Bancorp Inc. ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the DJIA

July 29, 2014: Markets opened higher on Tuesday following a modestly better showing from companies reporting earnings before the opening bell. There was no major economic news today and everyone ...
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Can Twitter Actually Have Breakeven Earnings?

Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) will report its second-quarter earnings after the market closes on Tuesday. The social news and information network is expected to post a small loss at -$0.01 ...
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Plug Power Squeezes Even More Out of Walmart

The roller coaster ride also known as Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ: PLUG) got another lift Tuesday following the company's announcement that Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) has added 286 fuel-cell ...
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Why Less Bad in Arch Coal Earnings Just Is Not Good Enough

Arch Coal Inc. (NYSE: ACI) was a Hail Mary call in our stock picks that could double in 2014, mostly as the least ugly piglet of the small cap coal ...
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Will Boeing Benefit From Airbus Order Cancellation?

Airbus is having serious trouble finding buyers for its A380 jumbo jet. The latest hit came Tuesday with the cancellation of an order for six of the world's largest passenger ...
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Merrill Lynch Sees Kroger Multiple Expansion Over Walmart and Target

Making new Buy rating calls at brokerage firms has to be a bit of a challenge when the market is effectively at all-time highs. So, what would make Kroger Co. ...
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RadioShack Running Out of Cash!

If you have followed the RadioShack Corp. (NYSE: RSH) saga for very long, you may be less surprised than those investors and shoppers who think a turnaround is possible on ...
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Are UPS Results Bad for the U.S. Postal Service?

Tuesday's earnings report from United Parcel Service Inc. (NYSE: UPS) disappointed investors, not because the package delivery service missed estimates but because the company expects to invest more money to ...
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Will iPhone 6 Really Include Sapphire Glass?

A report on Monday from Taiwan-based Trendforce has cast some doubt over whether Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) will use a full sapphire glass cover in the coming iPhone version 6. ...
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Consumer Confidence Surges to Post-Recession High, Strong 2014 Outlook

The Conference Board is out with its monthly reading of consumer confidence in the month of July. It posted its third consecutive gain, but perhaps the real news is that ...
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