CBS Corp (NYSE:CBS)

M&A

National Instruments Proposes Merger of Viacom and CBS

Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB) and CBS Corp. (NYSE: CBS) saw their shares jump on Thursday after Sumner Redstone’s National Amusements sent a letter to the boards of directors proposing a merger. ...
Read Full Story »
CBS eyemark

Deutsche Bank Says Buy Dividend-Paying Large Caps With Low Price to Earnings

Friday and Monday were pretty much a wake-up call for investors who dozed during the summer as the Volatility Index hovered at all-time lows. One thing is for sure: just when you ...
Read Full Story »
Google logo

Google Has Largest US Internet Audience, Followed by Facebook

Experts point out that Alphabet Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) Google and Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) together have almost three-quarters of the online ad revenue in the United States. Is it any wonder? ...
Read Full Story »
stock market

13 Large US Companies With Little or No Brexit & Europe Woes

OK, so we all know now that Britain voted to leave the European Union. All the polls told you not to worry about that happening, but then it happened. The ...
Read Full Story »
Currency

Forget Brexit, Jefferies Says Buy These 3 Compelling Value Companies Now

The week of June 24 was given a serious blow by the unexpected Brexit vote. Yes, Britain voted to leave the European Union. But, some companies here in the United ...
Read Full Story »
googlescreen

Google Edges Facebook as America’s Most Visited Site

The Google sites, owned by Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL), were the most visited in May, based on desktop and mobile results together. They had 241.6 million unique visitors. Search trumped ...
Read Full Story »
Shoppers

Jefferies Says Buy These 3 Compelling Value Companies Now

It’s one thing to buy a value stock, or shares of a company with a very low multiple that are trading below historical multiple levels. It’s quite another thing to buy ...
Read Full Story »
graph

5 Top Jefferies Value Stocks to Buy With Significant Upside Potential

On Wall Street concern is growing that the Federal Reserve is behind the curve and should be ramping up rate increases sooner rather than later. Also a growing number of pundits ...
Read Full Story »
Open pit mine

Jefferies Says Buy These 3 Compelling Value Stocks Now

It is one thing to buy a value stock, or a company with a very low multiple that is trading below historical multiple levels. It’s quite another thing to buy ...
Read Full Story »
CBS eyemark

4 Blue Chip Contrarian Stock Ideas That Pay Solid Dividends

It has been a roller-coaster year so far, and as we have noted recently, the ride could become a little more bumpy this summer as a ton of headline data ...
Read Full Story »
ThinkstockPhotos-475472230

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BHP Billiton, CBS, Chevron, CSC, FireEye, Frontier Communications, Yelp and More

Stocks were looking to bounce higher on Wednesday with stronger oil a day ahead of the European Central Bank's likely quantitative easing expansion. The S&P 500 is again within striking ...
Read Full Story »
ThinkstockPhotos-487679182

YouTube Traffic Crushes Other Video Sites

In the January comScore survey of Internet video traffic, Google sites placed well ahead of every other company measured. Most of the traffic was to YouTube. The search engine's video ...
Read Full Story »
investing

Top Q4 Equity Purchases and Sales of Top 50 Hedge Funds

When it comes to searching for profits, hedge funds have a reputation for a pretty sharp nose. In the fourth quarter of 2015, the hedgies reduced their exposure to equities ...
Read Full Story »
analysis

8 Unusual After-Hours Hot Stocks on the Move on Earnings and News

It is earnings season, but not all the big stocks on the move are solely on earnings news. 24/7 Wall St. has compiled news briefs on eight of the top ...
Read Full Story »
Google logo

Google Largest Online Property With 248 Million Visitors

Alphabet Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) Google search property once again showed its dominance of U.S. online visitors. It posted unique visitors of 248.4 million in December, against a total U.S. audience ...
Read Full Story »