IBM Hits 52-Week Low as Watson Branding Flails

Bob Dylan has made a television commercial for International Business Machine Corp.'s (NYSE: IBM) Watson natural language machine learning "mega project." So have Serena Williams and scientist Richard Thaler. Watson ...
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Amazon Offers Promotional Prices on Tablets, Kindle Readers

On Wednesday, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) replaced a $2 billion share buyback program the company instituted in 2010 and replaced it with a new $5 billion program. The old program ...
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Public Company Unicorn: Groupon

On November 4, 2011, Groupon Inc. (NASDAQ: GRPN) began trading, after pricing its initial public offering at $20. The stock opened at $28 and moved as high as $31 that ...
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Public Company Unicorn: Yelp

Yelp Inc. (NYSE: YELP) went public on February 28, 2012. Its share price on the first day of trading rose 60% and hit $23.90, putting its market cap just over ...
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Moody’s Maintains Investment Grade Rating on Amazon

Despite being down in Wednesday’s trading session, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) received some positive news from the credit ratings firm Moody’s. Amazon’s outlook was changed to stable from negative by ...
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Large Cap Technology Highlights Jefferies Top Growth Stocks to Buy

Well, January is over, but the first trading day for February showed us that the volatility is still here for the markets. Given the huge run-up on Friday, that’s not ...
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Amazon Offers Super Bowl Deals on Prime Now Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) has joined the army of retailers that have launched special sales as part of the lead up to Super Bowl 50. The e-commerce giant's management decided ...
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How Analysts View Amazon After Disappointing Q4 Earnings Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) was a very big disappointment when it reported earnings for the fourth quarter of 2015. Or was it? The stock ran up handily on the day ...
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Amazon Promotes Big Screen TVs for Super Bowl 50, Fire HD10 for $50 Off

That Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) is offering promo pricing on big screen TVs in the week before Super Bowl 50 is probably no surprise. This is traditionally a good week ...
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Walmart Best Performing Dow Stock Of 2016

A few months ago, Walmart (NYSE: WMT) found itself consigned to the retail junk yard. Too big. Too many more modest sized big box retailers. Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN). No longer ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alibaba, Amazon, BofA, Cypress Semi, Flextronics, JC Penney, Lululemon, Microsoft and More

Stocks were indicated to have a strong open on Friday after Japan cut its interest rates into negative territory to follow Europe on easing trends and quantitative easing. This was ...
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Amazon Revenue Reaches Half of Wal-Mart US Sales Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) posted revenue of $35.7 billion in its most recently reported quarter, up 22% from the same quarter a year ago. Wall Street was disappointed not only ...
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Amazon Web Services Grows, but Total Revenue Disappoints Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) has managed to be a thorn in the side of retail America. Now its fourth-quarter earnings report may have some things left to be desired. Amazon ...
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What to Expect From Microsoft Earnings

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) is scheduled to report its fiscal second-quarter financial results after the markets close on Thursday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $0.71 in earnings ...
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Best Buy’s Future: Smaller, Differentiated, More Specialized

As brick-and-mortar retail electronics chains continue to bleed in the face of growing competition from Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) and now Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) internationally, the future ...
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