Countries With the Fastest Growing and Shrinking Militaries

The United States military remains the largest force on the planet. The superpower’s 2016 military expenditure of $611 billion was equivalent to approximately 36% of all global military spending. U.S. ...
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Marijuana News Roundup: Legal Pot Could Save $1 Billion in Medicaid Expenses

If all 50 states and the District of Columbia had legalized medical marijuana in 2014, the savings in fee-for-service Medicaid would have totaled $1.01 billion. According to research published last ...
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Alphabet, Amazon, AT&T and Other Key Earnings Coming This Week

The first week of earnings season was somewhat underwhelming as a whole. While some companies had amazing wins, quite a few fell short as well. 24/7 Wall St. has put ...
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Boeing, Microsoft and Other Top Dow Earnings to Watch For This Week

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of the Dow Jones Industrial Average companies scheduled to report their quarterly results this week. Overall nine companies in the Dow are reporting ...
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IPOs This Week: Cloudera, Carvana Among 8 Offerings on Tap

Just one initial public offering (IPO) made it out the door in the past week, but there are a whopping eight on the calendar for the coming week. If all ...
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Selling Your Home? Pay Attention to Comps

When preparing to sell a home you might have lived in for years and that you've adapted to fit your own tastes and needs, it's only natural to think that ...
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Bill O’Reilly Website Will Be Key To His Future

billoreilly.com is a one-man platform for Bill O'Reilly's media, book, and lecture businesses. It will be critical to his success as he moves on from his dismissal from Fox News ...
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Only 2% Of Americans Over 65 Use Marijuana

The boom in marijuana use which has come with legalization has not moved to older Americans. Only 2.1% of people over 65 use pot, according to the National Survey on ...
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Apple Remains the DJIA’s Best Performing Stock of 2017

Shares of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) added $1.42 last week (about 0.9%), closing at $142.27 on Friday. The company remains the best-performing stock by a wide margin among the 30 ...
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Verizon Returns as DJIA’s Worst Performing Stock for 2017

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) last week reclaimed its status as the worst-performing stock among the 30 equities included in the Dow Jones Industrial Average. The telecom giant had ceded ...
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Why Merrill Lynch Still Sees Big Upside for GE After Earnings

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) reported earnings on Friday morning, and the results came with mixed fanfare. The results looked as though they were going to be good enough for ...
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IBM Shares Won’t Stop Falling

International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) did not get a bounce in share price that day after its stock plunged due to poor earnings. The stock fell again the second ...
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Massive Institutional Purchases Highlight Insider Buying: Wells Fargo, Apollo Global, Pulse Biosciences, IFF and More

In another up and down week, the markets seesawed as some positive earnings reports were buffeted by some geopolitical issues. With interest rates being pushed down by investors looking for ...
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Oppenheimer Remains Cautious Ahead of Under Armour Earnings

Under Armour Inc. (NYSE: UAA) is scheduled to release its most recent quarterly results in the coming week, but everything may not go according to plan. In the previous quarter, this ...
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Analysts See These 5 Top Tech Companies Beating Earnings Estimates

With earnings starting to really pick up last week, and a market that seems to be teetering somewhat due to high valuations and some messy geopolitical issues, it makes sense ...
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