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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Huawei, the Chinese smartphone giant, posted blowout results. Phones shipped in the first half spiked 21% to 73 million. Huawei controls a large part of the Chinese market, which is among ...
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Fast Food Chains With the Best (and Worst) Service

Whether you’ll admit it or not, you -- like almost everyone else -- have probably eaten a meal or grabbed a quick coffee at one of the many fast-food restaurants ...
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FuelCell Energy Wins 40 MW Contracts, Stock Price Soars After Halt

Trading in shares of FuelCell Energy Inc. (NASDAQ: FCEL) was halted for about 40 minutes beginning shortly after the noon hour Wednesday pending the announcement of a 20-year power-purchase agreement ...
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Verizon First, T-Mobile Last in New Wireless Performance Study

A new study from Rootmetrics has ranked the top four U.S. wireless carriers for the first half of 2017 on a variety of metrics that the company says indicates which ...
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JPMorgan Says Stay With Oilfield Services Leaders for the Rest of 2017

With oil trying to push back through the psychological $50 a barrel level, it’s becoming increasingly apparent that many of the exploration and production (E&P) companies learned their lesson during ...
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Massive Cloud Spending by Microsoft Bullish for 5 Top Optical Stocks

When a tried-and-true old-school technology stock like Microsoft Inc. (NASDAQ: MSFT) is hitting all-time highs, the company must be doing something right. A large part of the company's recent success ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks

Summer is in full swing, and judging by the moves in the six most shorted stocks traded on the New York Stock Exchange between June 30 and July 14, short ...
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The 6 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks

Summer is in full swing, and judging by the moves in the six most shorted stocks traded on the Nasdaq between June 30 and July 14, short sellers overall were ...
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7 Most Important Things in Business Today

An exclusive report by Reuters says that Viacom Inc. (NYSE: VIAB) is willing to make a cash offer for Scripps Networks Interactive Inc. (NYSE: SNI). The deal would bolster the ...
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Reality Check: What If IBM Never Finds Its Way Back to Growth?

International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) is now a company without a story. The growth initiatives under the leadership of Ginni Rometty have not been able to offset the bleeding ...
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11 Great American Companies That Have Totally Lost Control of Their Narrative

Many great American companies have risen to become behemoths over the decades. Many of those great names also have fallen from grace. Sometimes after a company falls from grace, it ...
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UBS Has 5 Most Preferred Energy MLPs With Big Upside Potential

It’s becoming increasingly clear that the attempt by OPEC and the Russians to slow production has started to hit a wall, and with compliance at a six-month low in June, ...
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3M Stumbles on Mixed Earnings

3M Co. (NYSE: MMM) reported its second-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday. Out of all the Dow Jones Industrial Average stocks that reported on Tuesday morning, 3M ...
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Why GM Earnings Failed to Impress Investors

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) reported second-quarter 2017 results before markets opened Tuesday. The automaker posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.89 on revenues of $36.98 billion. In ...
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Merrill Lynch’s Top Networking and Security Picks for the Rest of 2017

With earnings results pouring in this week, many of the top firms on Wall Street that we cover are starting to get their game plans ready for the rest of ...
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