Micron Earnings Trumps Value Status

Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: MU) reported its fiscal second-quarter earnings Wednesday after the markets closed as $0.81 in earnings per share (EPS) and $4.17 billion in revenue coming over the ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Wednesday

April 1, 2015: Here are four stocks among the 94 equities making new 52-week lows today. Vale SA (NYSE: VALE) dropped about 2.5% on Wednesday to post a new 52-week ...
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McDonald’s Pay Hike Covers a Fraction of Employees

For the 90,000 or so employees who work in its 1,500 company-operated U.S. stores, McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE: MCD) plans to boost the average pay to $9.90 per hour on July ...
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Is the Sears Land Plan Dead on Arrival?

Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: SHLD) has been a long term disappointment that has always been full of potential value. The company’s inability to unlock that value has been a massive ...
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The 4 Stocks That Dragged the DJIA Down on Wednesday

April 1, 2015: Markets opened lower on Wednesday on mixed economic news. The ADP employment report came in well short of expectations, the dollar weakened a bit, and crude oil ...
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Is Twitter on the Way Back to a $40 Billion Value Again?

Social media is considered to be a love for some and a hatred for others. Twitter, Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) has recovered handily from its post-IPO lows, and now the stock ...
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California Mandatory Water Reductions – The First of Many?

California's water shortage might not be new, but the efforts to deal with such shortages have taken a new turn. The Governor of California, Edmund G. Brown Jr. -- Jerry ...
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Ram Pickup March Sales Slide While Ford, GM Tick Up

All three of the major U.S. automakers sell more pickup trucks than any other vehicle in their showrooms. Pickup sales account for anywhere between 20% and 40% of a carmaker’s ...
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Petrobras Rescued by China and Scandal News Alike

The bribery scandal surrounding Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. (NYSE: PBR), or Petrobras, has plagued the company since last year. Now it looks like there is a new twist in this Brazilian ...
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Why Analysts Are Cooling to an Altera-Intel Deal

Shares of Altera Corp. (NASDAQ: ALTR) have recently challenged multiyear highs due to reports late on Friday that Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC) was in talks to acquire the company. Initially ...
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Cadillac and Lincoln Both Got Trashed

When automakers reported new car sales for March on Wednesday, two U.S. luxury brands got absolutely trashed. Cadillac, the luxury brand from General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM), and the Ford ...
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Craft Beer Rank Change Crushes Budweiser

The world of beer keeps changing. For years now the trend has been a migration to craft beer, at the expense of big corporate beer brands. Boston Beer Co. Inc. (NYSE: ...
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Does the Mylan Secondary Make Its Stock Cheap?

Mylan N.V. (NASDAQ: MYL) announced that it would have a 35 million share secondary offering. At Tuesday's closing price of $59.35, the offering would be valued at $2.08 billion. Total assets owned by ...
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Why Boeing Q1 Numbers May Disappoint

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) is scheduled to report March deliveries later this week, and analysts at Sterne Agee say they now expect the total to be slightly lower than their ...
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Is a $4 Billion Value Sustainable After the GoDaddy IPO?

When Internet registrar GoDaddy Inc. (NYSE: GDDY) priced its initial public offering (IPO) on Tuesday, investors paid $20 a share for the privilege of investing in the company, a price ...
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