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Why Analysts and Investors Are Loving Intel Again (and Should in 2015)

Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC) hosted its analysts day and brought big cheers, in part on solid guidance, but mostly due to the unexpected dividend hike. Intel is still underloved on ...
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UBS’s Top Tech Stocks to Buy for 2015

With the stock market poised to hit new highs yet again, even the most confident investors may be starting to wonder about what to do for 2015. Take profits and ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, Best Buy, Caterpillar, EMC, JetBlue, Intel, Microsoft and More

Stocks were indicated up sharply higher on Friday morning, on the heels of a surprise rate cut in China and on word that Mario Draghi and the European Central Bank ...
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The 4 DJIA Stocks That Lifted Thursday’s Market

November 20, 2014: Markets opened lower on Thursday following PMI reports from China, Japan and the eurozone that were disappointing. A 13-month high in existing home sales and a huge ...
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The 4 DJIA Stocks That Weighed Down the Market

November 19, 2014: Markets opened lower on Wednesday following foreign markets that were trading no better than flat. The FOMC minutes were released in the afternoon and caused a brief ...
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How Nasdaq 4,700 Compares to All-Time High of 5,132 Back in 2000

The bull market is in full swing and the panic of late September and early October seems like a distant memory. The S&P 500 hit a new all-time high above ...
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Companies Spending the Most on R&D

For the third consecutive year, the company spending the most on research and development (R&D) was Germany’s Volkswagen. The automaker’s 2014 R&D spending will total $13.5 billion, just ahead of ...
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Video Games Can Make You Smarter

Good news for Sony Corp. (NYSE: SNE) and Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT), makers of the most popular game consoles. Playing video games can make people smarter -- at least as ...
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The 4 DJIA Stocks That Lifted the Market

November 13, 2014: Markets opened higher on Thursday, but once the U.S. crude oil inventory report came out, sagging oil prices weighed on the market. New jobless benefits claims were ...
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The 5 Most Revered DJIA Stocks Since the V-Bottom

It seems hard to imagine that the markets were in a panic selling mode just under one month ago. The peak selling took place in most Dow Jones Industrial Average ...
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The 5 Most-Heavily Shorted Nasdaq Stocks

Surges in short interest in Intel and Comcast between the October 15 and October 31 settlement dates made sure they remained near the top of the list of most shorted ...
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Microsoft Releases Lumia 535, Drops Nokia

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) released its new Lumia 535. Apparently, it has lost some confidence in its Nokia devices, despite the $7.2 billion it spent on the cell phone company ...
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Microsoft Posts Another 52-Week High on Friday

For the second day in a row, Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) has posted a new 52-week high, rising to $48.92 early Friday morning, after hitting $48.86 on Thursday before closing ...
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The 4 DJIA Stocks That Lifted the Market

November 6, 2014: Markets opened slightly higher on Thursday but all three major indexes shortly sank into the red before turning positive by mid-morning. Natural gas, crude oil, and precious ...
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Microsoft Gives Away Mobile Office Apps

On Thursday morning, Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) announced the following: An update to its mobile Office app for the Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPad A new release of Office apps ...
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