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Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean Sequel Should Win the Weekend, Despite Lukewarm Reviews

The Walt Disney Co.'s (NYSE: DIS) fifth film in the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise is expected to run up opening weekend box office receipts of around $80 million, despite ...
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Top Presentations to Look for at ASCO

It almost the end of May, and that means one thing for biotech investors. The king of biotech and pharma events is about to take place. The 2017 annual meeting ...
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18 Reasons to Drink Coffee for Your Health

Often, the foods and beverages people love the most are unhealthy and should be consumed only once in awhile. Coffee, however, appears to be a rare exception. One of the ...
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22 Surprising Facts About Sgt. Pepper on Its 50th Anniversary

It was 50 years ago today that the Beatles changed the world of pop music forever with the release of the album “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band.” To mark ...
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25 Counties With the Widest Income Gaps

The gap between the rich and poor has continued to widen in the United States. While the wealthiest 5% of U.S. households earn at least $203,000 annually, the bottom 20% ...
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Merrill Lynch Loves These 4 Buy-Rated Blue Chip Dividend Sector Leaders

In an expensive market there is one good path for investors to follow: stick with the companies that have upside earnings potential, and stay with sector leaders that have shown ...
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Deutsche Bank Says Buy 3 Top Wall Street Investment Banks Now

While there has been some considerable discussion recently about the return of Glass-Steagall, which separated commercial banking from investment banking, it hasn’t happened yet, and the big Wall Street firms ...
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America’s Safest Cars

There are many measures to determine car safety, and one is to examine driver death rates per vehicle. Data from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety released this week identified ...
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America’s Deadliest Cars

There are many measures to determine car safety, and one is to examine driver death rates per vehicle. Data from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety released this week identified ...
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Big Pharma Has Big Catalysts Coming for the Rest of 2017

The big pharmaceutical stocks are one area that has done somewhat better this year. One major reason for that is the shrill rhetoric from politicians has quieted as the election ...
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The Trump Defense Budget Request Is Huge: 5 Big Winners to Buy Now

One thing that President Trump campaigned on, and his followers were very receptive to, was rebuilding our military strength, which has waned in recent years. With the release recently of ...
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National Insurance Agency Identifies America’s Deadliest Cars

Two vehicles made by South Korean car company Hyundai are the most deadly for drivers, based on data from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety and Highway Loss Data Institute, ...
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The 6 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks

After showing caution last month, short sellers seemed to be prompted into action in the first two weeks of this month by the overbought markets, the political and geopolitical uncertainties ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks

The overbought markets, along with political and geopolitical uncertainties and the rising concerns about a sizable market correction, prompted some short sellers into action in the first two weeks of ...
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The Most (and Least) Valuable States

Placing an exact dollar value on land, from rivers and mountains to farm lands and dense urban centers, is virtually impossible. Some, though, have attempted to come up with a ...
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