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Apple Tops Brand Value List, IBM Loses Ground

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) tops every brand value list. The carefully followed annual BrandZ Top 100 Valuable Global Brands of 2015 is no exception. While most of the brands on this ...
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Large Companies With Fastest Revenue and Earnings Growth in 2015

This year is nearing the halfway mark and analysts are beginning to project their biggest winners and losers on the year. S&P Capital IQ recently released a report regarding the ...
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Can Facebook Be Hacked?

One would think that the U.S. financial system and U.S. government sites would be much less vulnerable to hacking than almost any others tethered to the Internet. That turns out ...
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Huge Tech Stock Added to UBS Quality Growth at a Reasonable Price Portfolio

If there was ever a time for investors to be concerned about valuations, it might be now. With the market trading at over 18 times earnings, things are getting a ...
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Facebook Puts Instant Articles Into News Feed

Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) has begun its anticipated program of including "Instant Articles" in its news feed. While some publishers believe the social network will seize their ability to reach ...
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Can AOL Get a Higher Offer?

Tuesday morning’s announcement that Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) will acquire AOL Inc. (NYSE: AOL) may have been a surprise, but probably not a big surprise. What would be a ...
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Apple Takes March US Smartphone Market Share From Samsung

For the three month period ending in March, Samsung Electronics lost 1.4% of market share in the U.S. smartphone market and now holds a total share of 28.3%. The Korean ...
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Facebook Set to Make Publishers an Offer It Hopes They Can’t Refuse

Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) is preparing an offer that will allow content publishers keep as much as 100% of the revenue generated by certain types of advertising if the publishers ...
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5 Big Stocks That Are Expected to Outperform Apple

It seems as though every single investor is still in love with Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL). The earnings report was solid, and the company's dividend and buyback plan will end ...
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Yahoo!-ABC News Leads Online Digital News Visits, as Mobile Rules

Three trends stand out in the new Pew Research Center Journalism & Media Study. One is that consumption of news has moved more and more toward mobile devices. Another is that Yahoo! ...
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Google Proves It Is Still Better Than Facebook

Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) has stolen Google Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) place as technology's hot company. Despite Facebook's very modest revenue, its market cap stands at $230 billion, compared to Google's ...
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Despite Headwinds, Analysts See Even Larger Facebook Upside Into 2016

Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) reported its first-quarter financial results Wednesday after the markets closed, and now analyst calls have poured in for this social media giant. 24/7 Wall St has ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Barrick, Facebook, Halcon, Qualcomm, Synchrony, Texas Instruments and More

Stocks were indicated to take a breather on Thursday, but this week has so far been one of recovery rallying. If there is a trend that was set in stone, it has been ...
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Mixed Earnings Report From Facebook: Growth vs. Expenses

Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) reported its first-quarter results after the close of trading on Wednesday. The leader of social media posted $0.42 in adjusted earnings per share and showed that ...
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Why Facebook Must Beat on Earnings and Guidance

Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) is set to report its first-quarter earnings after the close of trading on Wednesday. The leader of social media is expected to post earnings of $0.40 ...
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