28 Unforgettable Nicknames in Sports

Professional sports locker rooms are where teams share strategy, joy, and sadness. It's where they plan for the game, but also where they can step away from it, be themselves, ...
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Cost of A Computer the Year You Were Born

Once wildly expensive and inaccessible but to the very rich, computers today are one of the most ubiquitous technologies worldwide. Though many personal computers in the early 1970s were ...
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Monday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

June 18, 2018: The S&P 500 closed down 0.2% at 2,773.87. The DJIA closed down 0.4% at 24,988.37. Separately, the Nasdaq was flat at 7,747.02. Monday was a down day ...
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Vodafone, Invesco Slide into Monday’s 52-Week Low Club

June 18, 2018: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 90 equities making new 52-week lows in Monday's session. On the NYSE advancers led decliners by about 1.24 ...
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Intel, Procter & Gamble Weigh on the Dow Monday

June 18, 2018: Markets opened lower again Monday on continuing worries about the impact of a U.S. trade war with China and several of its closest allies like Canada and ...
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Talking Turkey, Cutting the Mustard, and 25 Other Food Phrases

Since food is such an essential part of everybody's life, it's hardly surprising that over the centuries people have come up with many phrases, idioms, and metaphors that invoke ...
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US Shale Oil Production to Rise 141,000 Barrels a Day in July

Between July of 2017 and July of 2018, U.S. crude oil production from seven major shale regions is forecast to rise by 1.7 million barrels of oil per day to ...
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US Gas Price Slips as Pressure Weighs on Crude Oil

The average U.S. price for a gallon of regular gasoline slipped by nearly three cents last week to start the new week at $2.888, according to the latest data from ...
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Forty Seven Announces Potential Pricing for IPO

Forty Seven has filed an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). The company intends to price its 6.7 million ...
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Are Rent-A-Center Shareholders Getting Enough in the Acquisition?

Rent-A-Center Inc. (NASDAQ: RCII) shares made an incredible gain on Monday after the company announced that it would be taken private by Vintage Rodeo Parent, an affiliate of Vintage Capital ...
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Why the Wearables Market Is Heating Up

Smartwatches and wearables in general have been growing and evolving over the past few years. Overall, health and fitness is a strong start for the wearable market, but including cellular ...
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Homebuilder Confidence Takes a Hit in June

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)/Wells Fargo housing market index (HMI) for June dipped two points from the May reading of 70 to 68. The HMI posted an 18-year ...
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Why PTC Therapeutics Shares Are Booming

PTC Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: PTCT) watched its shares make a massive gain early on Monday after the firm presented updated preliminary results from its study investigating risdiplam (RG7916) in babies ...
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Why the Massive Video Gaming Growth Will Continue in 2018

The Electronic Entertainment Expo, commonly referred to as E3, which is a premier trade event for the video game industry, ended last week and top analysts are super-bullish. With gaming ...
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Tesla Short Sellers Sitting on $14 Billion Bomb That’s Ready to ‘Explode’

As of the end of May, short sellers held nearly 31% of the outstanding float of Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA), a total of just over 39 million shares. That is ...
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