Natural Hedges for Coronavirus Fear Beating Up the Broad Markets

The broad markets were crushed on Monday on renewed fears of the spread of the coronavirus (Covid-19). All the major U.S. averages were down at least 2.5% to start the ...
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What to Expect When Home Depot Reports Tuesday

Home Depot Inc. (NYSE: HD) is scheduled to release its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results before the markets open on Tuesday. Analysts are calling for $2.11 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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Coronavirus Spread Hurts Market Darlings the Hardest

With the markets seeing a major sell-off on Monday, the fears of a coronavirus spreading into a pandemic beyond China (South Korea, Italy, Turkey) is becoming more real. We are ...
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Pepsi’s Next Big Acquisition in China

PepsiCo Inc. (NASDAQ: PEP) made a big move in China over the weekend that was unrelated to the coronavirus. The food and beverage giant announced Sunday that it had agreed ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Agilent, Antero, Chewy, Domino’s, eHealth, First Solar, Kraft Heinz, Newmont, Square, Tilray, Wayfair and More

Stocks began selling off last week on more widespread coronavirus outbreaks beyond China, but the selling pressure on Monday's futures levels is far worse, with Dow Jones industrials down over ...
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US 80 Million Visit Tourism Business at Risk

France is the most visited tourism destination of any nation in the world, with almost 90 million visits a year. The country's financial minister says visits could temporality drop by ...
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HBO Max Will Be Hammered by Competition

HBO Max, the streaming service from Warner, is set to launch in May. Management recently announced a reunion of the actors from the wildly successful series "Friends," which debuted long ...
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Best Buy, Dell, Home Depot, Salesforce, Square and More Earnings Coming This Week

The fourth-quarter earnings reporting season is winding down, but a few more major companies will be sharing their results soon. With the coronavirus and China dominating the news flow, it ...
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25 Famous People Born on Leap Day

The chances of being born on leap day, Feb. 29, the day that is added in a leap year, are remote -- one in about 1,500. It is estimated that ...
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Blue Apron Starts to Trade Like a Bankruptcy Candidate

Blue Apron Holdings Inc. (NYSE: APRN) delivered disastrous quarterly results. Its stock has fallen so far that its market cap is only $37 million. This is so even though its ...
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Coronavirus and the ‘Working From Home’ Economy

The coronavirus currently spreading from country to country has caused extreme concern in nations where the number of cases is growing. So far, the United States has been spared, although ...
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Most Important Historical Event in Every State

Each U.S. state has borne witness to an important historical event that has shaped its history -- for better or worse. In many cases, the event has had implications beyond ...
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The 25 Most Dangerous Things Around Earth Right Now

Space is enormous beyond imagination, but just as human-generated trash fouls the seemingly boundless vastness of our oceans, litter from human space exploration is contaminating our tiny corner of ...
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The Hardest College to Get Into in Every State

The majority of colleges and universities in the U.S. admit most of the students who apply each year. There are many institutions, however, that are highly selective, admitting only a ...
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Most Successful #1 Overall Draft Picks in Sports History

In pro sports, the franchise picking first in a draft is almost always one of the worst in the league, in dire need of a superstar to turn the team ...
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