Why Ulta Beauty Shares Are Making a Run

When Ulta Beauty Inc. (NASDAQ: ULTA) reported its fiscal first-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Tuesday, the company said that it had $1.91 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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Will Latest Pirates of the Caribbean Film Deliver for Disney?

"Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales," the fifth installment of the blockbuster Disney movie franchise, is set to open Memorial Day weekend. Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) ...
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Deutsche Bank Says Buy 3 Top Wall Street Investment Banks Now

While there has been some considerable discussion recently about the return of Glass-Steagall, which separated commercial banking from investment banking, it hasn’t happened yet, and the big Wall Street firms ...
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Millennials’ Go-To Source for News? Facebook

Nearly half (40%) of millennials use the news feed at Facebook Inc.'s (NASDAQ: FB) social media site as their source for news. That's far higher than the percentage that uses ...
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GameStop Sinks Despite Beating Earnings

When GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) reported fiscal first-quarter financial results after markets closed Thursday, the company said that it had $0.63 in earnings per share (EPS) and $2.05 billion in ...
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676 Data Breaches in 2017 as Record Pace Continues

The latest count from the Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC) reports that there have been 676 data breaches recorded this year through May 23 and that more than 10.2 million ...
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Some Uber Riders Have Started to Ditch Their Cars

According to a new Reuters/Ipsos poll, some riders who use Uber and Lyft have given up their cars. Others will do so in the near future. The trend is bad news ...
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Gas Prices Drop to $2 in Some Parts of US

In several states, gasoline prices have dropped close to $2 for an average gallon of regular. And in some areas of these states, the price is already below that level. ...
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States Producing the Most Meat

The United States produced roughly 140 billion pounds of red meat and poultry in 2016, worth nearly $100 billion. Americans have each added 45 pounds of these types of meat ...
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UPS Fined $247 Million for Shipping Illegal Cigarettes to NY

United Parcel Service Inc. (NYSE: UPS) was fined $247 million by a court for shipping cigarettes to New York City and the state without the payment of appropriate taxes, according ...
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How Costco Beat Profit Estimates

Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) reported fiscal 2017 third-quarter results after markets closed on Thursday. The big box club store posted quarterly diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.59 on ...
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America’s Safest Cars

There are many measures to determine car safety, and one is to examine driver death rates per vehicle. Data from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety released this week identified ...
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Thursday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

May 25, 2017: The S&P 500 closed higher on the day, up 0.4% at 2,415.00. Separately the DJIA closed up 0.3% as well at 21,081.04. The Nasdaq closed up 0.7% ...
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Can MEI Pharma Rise Nearly 300%?

MEI Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: MEIP) saw its shares make a solid gain on Thursday after the company received a crucial upgrade from Oppenheimer. Most analysts only issue price targets that ...
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Southwestern Energy, SeaDrill Dive into Thursday’s 52-Week Low Club

May 25, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 110 equities making new 52-week lows in Thursday's session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by about ...
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