Most and Least Environmentally Friendly States

In 2017, the United States emitted over 6,200 metric tons of greenhouse gases, more than Russia and the entirety of Europe combined. The country is second only to China in ...
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40 Most Successful Star Wars Actors

Star Wars has dominated at the American box office for the past 40 years. One-third of the country’s 15 top-grossing films of all time are Star Wars movies, and it ...
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25 Best Cities To Be a Waiter

Ask anyone working in a restaurant, and they'll tell you that waiting tables is a physically and emotionally demanding job. Yet, servers are often not compensated very well. In many ...
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Cost of College the Year You Were Born

The annual cost of attending a four-year private institution in the United States reached $46,950 last year, more than double what it was less than two decades ago. For many ...
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Wednesday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

May 23, 2018: The S&P 500 closed up 0.3% at 2,733.26. The DJIA closed up 0.2% at 24,886.60. Separately, the Nasdaq was up 0.6% at 7,425.96 Wednesday started out as ...
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JC Penney, Helios and Matheson Crash into Wednesday’s 52-Week Low Club

May 23, 2018: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 89 equities making new 52-week lows in Wednesday's session. On the NYSE advancers led decliners by about 1.08 ...
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Boeing, Merck Buoy the Dow Wednesday

May 23, 2018: Markets opened lower Tuesday but got a nice upward jolt following from the release of the FOMC meeting minutes.  While there will be another rate hike next ...
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New Car Buyers Aren’t Worried About Gas Prices–Yet

When U.S. drivers are asked to name a "reasonable" price for a gallon of regular gas, the median price named is $2.50. When asked what price would "greatly" affect the ...
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What to Expect From Best Buy in Q1

Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE: BBY) is scheduled to release its fiscal first-quarter financial results before the markets open on Thursday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters are $0.74 in ...
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Urban Outfitters Sees Muted Reaction Despite Record Q1 Revenues

When Urban Outfitters Inc. (NASDAQ: URBN) released its first-quarter earnings report late on Tuesday, the retailer said that it had $0.38 in earnings per share (EPS) and $855.7 million in ...
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Cisco’s Talos Warns VPNFilter Malware Already Targets 500,000+ Networking Devices Worldwide

Talos, a cyberintelligence unit of Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO), has warned of discovering at least 500,000 devices throughout more than 50 countries that are infected with a type of ...
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EVO Payments Enters the Market With a Bang

EVO Payments Inc. (NASDAQ: EVOP) entered the market with a bang in its IPO debut. Shares actually entered the market at $20.05, well above the original pricing. Although the S&P ...
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Crude Oil Price Falls on Huge Inventory Increase

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly petroleum status report Wednesday morning, showing that U.S. commercial crude inventories increased by 5.8 million barrels last week, maintaining a total ...
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Why Cara Therapeutics Shares Are Soaring

Cara Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: CARA) shares made a solid gain on Wednesday after the firm announced that it has licensed rights to commercialize Korsuva (CR845/difelikefalin) injection for the treatment of ...
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April New Home Sales Slip; Lower-Priced Homes Post Big Gain

The U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development reported Tuesday morning that sales of new homes in April totaled a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 662,000, ...
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