Netflix, Bank of America, Morgan Stanley and More Major Earnings Coming This Week

Earnings reporting season is upon us, with a few of the major banks kicking it off last Friday. But with this season comes high expectations, as the Nasdaq and S&P ...
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Microsoft, Goldman Sachs, IBM and More Dow Stocks to Watch This Week

Earnings reporting season for the second quarter has gotten underway, and 24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of the Dow Jones industrial average companies scheduled to report their ...
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IPO News This Week: 10 US Offerings Crowd the Calendar

Last week's initial public offering (IPO) calendar no offerings scheduled and none made a last-minute debut. The action picks up in the coming week with 10 IPOs slated to price ...
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UK Airshow All About Boeing, Airbus Sales

The bi-annual Farnborough Airshow opens Monday near London and this year's big story may be the dog that didn't bark--The Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) is apparently not ready to commit ...
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Luxury Home Prices Rising, Sales Booming

By most accounts, the U.S. economy is growing nicely, more Americans have jobs, and inflation remains under control. Looking at the market for luxury homes underlines that economic story. Prices ...
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Walmart’s No Prime Day

As Amazon.com, Inc (NASDAQ: AMZN) launches its largest event of the year, rival Walmart Inc (NYSE: WMT) is ignoring it. Amazon's Prime Day runs for 36 hours which begin on ...
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Detroit, Still Dead, Struggles With Population, Poverty, Blighted Housing

Downtown Detroit, near what is called the GM Renaissance Center, has had a renaissance. Corporations and entrepreneurs have revived the area near the Detroit River. Much of the balance of ...
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Best States for Dog Lovers

The phrase “it’s a dog’s life” referred to a hardscrabble existence. That’s because a dog’s life in older times was a life of subservience, of getting fed table scraps, living ...
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Papa John’s Schnatter Whines: Agency ‘Pushed’ Him to Utter Offensive Remark

While Papa John's International Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA) tries to distance itself from its founder's latest misstep, former CEO and now-former chairman John Schnatter shows that he doesn't plan to go ...
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3M Repeats as Dow’s Most Woeful Stock

Industrial giant 3M Co. (NYSE: MMM) settled last week in as the worst-performing Dow Jones industrial stock of 2018 after nabbing the distinction the week before. Even though the stock ...
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Nike Stays Put as Dow’s Top-Performing Stock

Athletic gear maker Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE) tightened its hold as the top-performing Dow Jones industrials stock for the year to date. The shares added about 1.2% last week, following ...
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Amazon Still Plagued by Counterfeits as Prime Day Approaches

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) is about to kick off its Prime Day, the largest single e-commerce event in the United States. Amazon continues to press its dominance in online retail. ...
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Miracle on a MacBook Pro (video)

With Google’s TensorFlow deep learning software library running on an Apple laptop, Abhishek Singh taught Amazon Echo to read sign language.   “If voice is the future of computing, ...
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7 Huge Analyst Calls That Were Largely Ignored or Overlooked This Week

The week of July 13 was another wild one for the equity markets. Investors are getting to grapple with a nine-year-old bull market that is facing rising gross domestic product ...
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No, there aren’t 5,000 Apple employees working on self-driving cars

CNBC issues a correction to New details about Apple’s autonomous driving technology revealed in complaint against ex-engineer Correction: A previous version of the story mistakenly said that 5,000 Apple employees ...
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