What to Expect When Bank of America Reports Wednesday

Bank of America Corp. (NYSE: BAC) is scheduled to release its most recent quarterly results before the markets open on Wednesday. The consensus estimates are $0.44 in earnings per share ...
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Holiday Online Sales Up 18% to Record $108 Billion

The 2017 holiday shopping season saw online sales hit a record $108.2 billion, up 17.7% compared with 2016. Revenue generated by mobile devices rose to $35.9 billion, 33.1% of all ...
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After an Implosion, Reviewing Analyst Stocks Called to Rise 100% or More

24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens of analyst research reports each day of the week. This ends up being hundreds of analyst calls over the course of a month, and it ...
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McDonald’s Packaging to Go Completely Green by 2025

Fast-food behemoth McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) announced Tuesday that by 2025, all the company's guest packaging will be made from renewable, recycled or certified sources. Perhaps more ambitiously, the company ...
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Older Workers Driving US Job Growth

Since 2000, the number of U.S. jobs has grown by 17 million. All that growth has been among workers aged 55 and older, and some economists think that the aging ...
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PlayAGS Gears Up for IPO

PlayAGS has filed an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). The company intends to price its 10.25 million shares ...
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Did GE’s Dividend and Conglomerate Structure Just Become More At Risk?

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) is in even worse trouble than some turnaround investors may have feared. Some investors may have expected the news, but the longer-term structure of the ...
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Why Eiger BioPharma Shares Are Getting Crushed

Shares of Eiger BioPharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: EIGR) cratered on Tuesday after the firm announced that its midstage study in pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) did not meet its primary endpoint. As ...
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Upbeat GM Forecast Based on High-Margin Pickups, Not More Sales

In an announcement Tuesday morning, General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) forecast that full-year 2017 earnings per share (EPS) would reach the high end of the company's previously stated range of ...
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Why Amazon Analyst Expectations Keep Surging Ever Higher

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) is one of the greatest growth stories of a generation, and one of the greatest of all time. The company now finds itself in a precarious ...
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Merck Wins Big With Late-Stage Lung Cancer Drug Results

Shares of Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE: MRK) saw a handy gain on Tuesday after the pharma giant reported that its late-stage trial of Keytruda met its dual primary endpoints ...
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Solid Biosciences Announces Potential Pricing for IPO

Solid Biosciences has filed an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). The company intends to price its 5.89 million shares ...
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2017 Global Clean Energy Investment Tops $333 Billion

Led by new investment in solar energy projects totaling nearly $161 billion, global investment in clean energy technology rose to $333.5 billion in 2017, the second-highest total on record and ...
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The Poorest County in Every State

The typical U.S. household earned $55,322 in 2016, an increase of $1,433 from the year prior. While income in the United States is increasing overall, so is income inequality. The ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, Boeing, Chesapeake Energy, Eli Lilly, Gilead, Micron, NVIDIA, P&G, Qualcomm and More

Stocks were indicated higher on Tuesday morning, for basically more of the same in gains almost every day of the new year. Now that the bull market is nearly nine ...
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