Biggest Summer Blockbuster Each Year Since 1975

Going to the movies is one of the best ways to beat the summer heat. Not only do you get to cool off in a dark, air-conditioned cinema (and maybe ...
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Top 100 Grossing Movies of All Time

Movies today make more money at the box office than ever before. It's not uncommon for blockbuster films to now gross over $100 million at the domestic box office, with ...
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Meet Grayscale’s Newest Vehicle to Invest in Crypto

After a recent rally in Bitcoin and with Facebook creating its own cryptocurrency, it seems that cryptocurrency is back in vogue just in time for summer. Jumping on this revitalized ...
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Apple Pleads Against Tariffs

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) released a letter to U.S. trade representative Robert Lighthizer in which the iPhone giant detailed that tariffs on its products would ultimately hurt its contribution to ...
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US Wants to Stop Being So Dependent on China for Rare Earth Metals

Earlier this month, the U.S. Department of Commerce released a report on a strategy to ensure the nation's access to supplies of what it calls "critical minerals." Among those minerals ...
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Analysts Chasing Shopify Into Stratosphere

If one great technology and services company deserves recognition in 2019, it has to be Shopify Inc. (NYSE: SHOP). With a new suite of services to better assist online merchants ...
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Slack Picks Up the Pace in Direct Listing

Slack Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: WORK) shares have finally come public in its direct listing. This isn’t a typical IPO, like we saw with Grocery Outlets earlier Thursday. Instead, Slack has ...
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More Weakness Seen in Regional Manufacturing Data

The strong economy has finally started to show some weakness around slower global growth and trade tensions. After a very weak Empire Manufacturing report from the Federal Reserve Bank of ...
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Grocery Outlet Enters the Market With a Bang

Grocery Outlet Holding Corp. (NASDAQ: GO) shares entered the market with a bang. The firm priced its shares at $22 apiece, which was above the expected price range of $17 ...
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New Regulations, Joint Venture Unlikely to Save Coal

The U.S. coal industry presumably got a boost on Wednesday when the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced the repeal of the Obama-era Clean Power Plan and replaced it with a ...
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The Best Beach Town in America is Not on Either Coast, It’s on a Lake

Planning to move to a beach town somewhere in America? According to the 2019 ranking of best beach towns to live in just published by the credit reporting site WalletHub, ...
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Ireland Is Running Out of Chefs

The inevitable jokes about Irish cooking aside -- “What’s an Irish tasting menu?” “A six-pack of Guinness and a potato” -- the fact is that the food scene in Ireland ...
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Is Wall Street Giving Oracle Enough Credit for Future Growth?

Oracle Corp. (NYSE: ORCL) reported its most recent quarterly results after markets closed Wednesday. Ultimately this was a record quarter for the firm with its shares hitting an all-time high ...
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Wonder Why Violent Crime Goes Up in the Summer? Check the Weather

Summer officially begins this week, evoking images of beach days, picnics, barbecues and other seasonal delights. But there’s more to the warm days ahead than fun and games. A recent ...
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Kroger Earnings: When Good Isn’t Good Enough

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) released its fiscal first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday. The grocer reported that it had $0.72 in earnings per share (EPS) and ...
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