Many retailers are struggling and quite a few are even closing up shop — but that is not because Americans don’t like to shop. In fact, overall consumer spending is up. Americans just...
Maria Wood
Many retailers are struggling and quite a few are even closing up shop — but that is not because Americans don’t like to shop. In fact, overall consumer spending is up. Americans just...
Maria Wood
Gaiam and Sequential Brands have both announced a definitive agreement in which the former will be acquired by the latter for $146 million in cash.
Chris Lange
Hollywood has been churning out a steady stream of superhero movies over the last decade. The reason is clear: These films perform extraordinarily well at the box office, grossing millions of dollars...
Charles Stockdale
How many words are there in the English language? Trying to answer this question may take longer than actually getting a dictionary and counting them one by one. It depends on how you define...
Hristina Byrnes, John Harrington
Action movies historically have not relied on strong acting, subtle plot development, period costumes, or memorable songs to keep their audiences engaged. Action films usually lean on a riveting...
John Harrington
How many words are there in the English language? Trying to answer this question may take longer than actually getting a dictionary and counting them one by one. It depends on how you define...
Hristina Byrnes
Audiences and critics don’t always agree about the quality of a movie — except, often, in the extremes. Highly successful movies regularly enjoy both decent critical reviews and audience...
Charles Stockdale
“Sa-a-a-d movies always make me cry,” sang Sue Thompson back in 1961. Okay, but what do bad movies do? They make us cringe, nod off, guffaw (when we’re not supposed to), and sometimes just walk...
Colman Andrews, John Harrington, Charles Stockdale
Tuesday's top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations include Alcatel-Lucent, AOL, Cisco Systems, EMC, Netflix and Tesla Motors.
Jon C. Ogg
These are the 11 analyst stock picks under $10 with enormous upside potential from this past week.
Jon C. Ogg
Few companies have a true monopoly in any market.  More common are “virtual monopolies” or “near-monopolies” that exist due to geography or brand recognition.  When consumers hear the term...
Jon C. Ogg
Real Goods Solar (NASDAQ:RSOL) came public in May at $10.00 per share (at the bottom of the $10 to $12 range) yet its trading high is only $9.25 this year.  It has been dropping ever since. It...
Douglas A. McIntyre
Today was a larger day on the wall of shame in the 52-week low club.  There were some new names and some old familiar names. American International Group (NYSE: AIG) was down almost 2% at $38.20...
Douglas A. McIntyre
From 13D Trcker In a 13D filing after the close on Gaiam Inc. (Nasdaq: GAIA), 22.2% holder Prentice Capital Management disclosed they changed their filing status from 13G to 13D as a result of a...
Douglas A. McIntyre