Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN)

Best Buy Tiny Sales Increase Means It Can’t Dodge Amazon

Best Buy (NYSE: BBY), the consumer electronics retail giant, posted quarterly sales which surpassed expectations. However, one number showed its uphill battle against Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) will remain very difficult. ...
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Same-Day Delivery Least Popular Option Among Retailers

One of the features online e-commerce retailers like Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) have relied on to drive sales over the years was elimination of state sales taxes. As states have ...
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Amazon Shareholders to Be Told to ‘Stop Funding Hate’

nWhen the annual shareholders' meeting of Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) begins Tuesday morning in Seattle, an airplane will greet them, pulling a banner reading "Amazon Stop Funding Hate. Drop Breitbart" ...
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Fidget Spinner Most Popular Toy on Amazon

More evidence that the fidget spinner sales explosion has continued is the presence of several versions of the toy at the top of Amazon's best-selling toys and games list. These ...
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Redbox to Release Some Video Rentals Earlier At 41,000 Locations

Redbox, the movie vending machine company, has cut a deal with Time Warner Inc.'s (NYSE: TWX) Warner Bros. studio to release movies earlier than under a past agreement. Redbox has ...
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Is Losing Money the Best Strategy for Tesla?

When it comes to Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA), the question for investors has long been why anyone would buy into a company that loses money. Earlier this month the company reported ...
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Amazon Taking Preorders for Built-In Fire TV

E-commerce giant Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) has offered a Fire TV set-top box for about three years, and now the company is adding the capabilities of the box to three ...
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Wal-Mart Up 120,000% Since IPO

Wal-Mart's Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) has staggered over the past few years as e-commerce has eroded some of its presence as the largest retail company in America. However, from the ...
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JC Penney Short Interest at 110 Million Shares

The short interest in J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) puts it at the seventh highest level among all NYSE traded stocks. It has risen to 110 million for the ...
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What Moms Want for Mother’s Day and What Amazon Is Selling

Somewhere between 60% and nearly 90% of Americans plan to celebrate Mother's Day (Sunday, May 14, in case you forgot) by presenting their mothers with a gift. But what does ...
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The 15 Most Expensive Stocks

Investors use many metrics to determine the real value of a company’s stock. One common evaluation is a stock's share price and how that has performed over time. While other valuation ...
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Amazon Drops Free Shipping Minimum to $25

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) has dropped its free shipping minimum to $25. The former minimum was $35. The delivery time for the new service runs between five and eight days. The matrix ...
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More Than 1 Million Sign Petitions Demanding Amazon Stop Advertising on Breitbart

For online petitions have gathered more than 1 million signatures seeking to have Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) stop placing advertising on alt-right website Breitbart.com. The coalition of four website argues ...
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IBM Shares Down 10% In Last Month

IBM's (NYSE: IBM) shares continue to tumble in the wake of its weak earnings and news that Warren Buffett of Berkshire (NYSE: BRK-B) has sold off some of his shares. ...
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How Warren Buffett’s IBM Sale Hurts the Dow and Hurts Ginni Rometty

When Warren Buffett talks, people listen. Buffett confessed on Friday morning, ahead of the Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) annual meeting, that he and his team had unloaded part of ...
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