Shell sign at dusk

7 Energy Stocks Analysts Want You to Buy Now

With the stock market having entered the first official correction in about four years, many investors are looking for value. Some of that value may even be coming from places ...
Read Full Story »

Is the Staples-Office Depot Merger in Trouble?

Last Friday, Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) and Office Depot Inc. (NYSE: ODP) announced that the two companies “certified substantial compliance” with the second request from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) ...
Read Full Story »

What Can a New Chairman Do to Boost Profits at Volkswagen?

The boardroom squabbles at Volkswagen may finally settle down, with Chief Financial Officer Hans Dieter Poetsch now pegged to take up the mantel as chairman of the world's largest carmaker. ...
Read Full Story »
Walmart Black Friday

Can Wal-Mart Support 5,200 Stores?

Added up, all of Wal-Mart Stores Inc.'s (NYSE: WMT) retail outlets in the United States total 5,200. This includes all Wal-Mart store formats, from supercenters to discount stores and the ...
Read Full Story »

Apple Widens Smartphone Lead Over Samsung

One way to sum up Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) success in the United States and Samsung's relative failure is the comScore smartphone share analysis. Apple is gaining share while Samsung ...
Read Full Story »
golden wheat field and sunny day

8 States Running Out of Water

While drought conditions have improved in many regions of the United States, higher than average summer temperatures and patchy rainfall over the summer has contributed to one of the worst ...
Read Full Story »
Credit card chip

VeriFone Lowers Q4 Guidance and Investors Head for the Exits

VeriFone Systems Inc. (NYSE: PAY) reported fiscal third-quarter 2015 results after markets closed Thursday. The electronic payments company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.47 on $510 million ...
Read Full Story »
down market

The 52-Week Low Club for Thursday

September 3, 2015: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 39 equities making new 52-week lows today. Joy Global Inc. (NYSE: JOY) dropped 20% on Thursday to post ...
Read Full Story »
stock symbol ticker

The 4 Stocks That Weighed on the DJIA Thursday

September 3, 2015: Markets opened higher on Thursday after the European Central Bank president indicated that the ECB would continue quantitative easing program. Markets in China and Hong Kong were closed ...
Read Full Story »
Tesla Model X-2015

Tesla Continues to Change the Game With Model X and Model 3

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) has been in the spotlight over the past year as the company continues to innovate in the automotive industry. Just now Tesla has changed the ...
Read Full Story »
solar panels

SunEdison CEO Talks Cash

Ever since SunEdison Inc. (NYSE: SUNE) announced in mid-July that it would acquire Vivint Solar for $2.2 billion, the stock has taken a beating, down more than 60% in just ...
Read Full Story »

Why Lannett Is Running

Lannett Co. Inc. (NYSE: LCI) climbed high on Thursday despite the broad markets taking a slight downturn toward the end of the session. One key analyst explained why. The company ...
Read Full Story »

Cannabis Social Network MassRoots Wants a Nasdaq Listing

Earlier this week, Denver-based social network for cannabis users, MassRoots, filed an application to have its shares listed on the Nasdaq. The network claims to have 500,000 members and about ...
Read Full Story »

Six Flags Rides Higher on Key Analyst Update

As the third quarter is winding down, Six Flags Entertainment Corp. (NYSE: SIX) capitalized on what was the tail end of summer. One key analyst is reflecting this in its ...
Read Full Story »

Gas Prices Headed Below $2 a Gallon

A gallon of regular gasoline costs $2.44 on average in the United States on Thursday, nearly a full dollar less than a year ago, and it is the lowest gas ...
Read Full Story »