Can American Express Q1 Results Lift Shares to New High?

When American Express Co. (NYSE: AXP) released its first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday, the company posted $2.01 in earnings per share (EPS) and $10.36 billion in ...
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The Biggest Food Fads of the Past 50 Years

Fads and fashions have always been part of the world of food. When a certain athlete in Ancient Greece ate only meat for a year before the Olympic Games, then ...
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How Canopy Growth Aims to Expand in the US

Canopy Growth Corp. (NYSE: CGC) shares jumped on Thursday after the firm announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Acreage Holdings. The deal will take place ...
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Amazon, YouTube Agree to Play Nice

Thursday's announcement that Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) and Alphabet Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) YouTube have reached an agreement that will bring YouTube's official app to Amazon's Fire TV devices, Fire-enable smart ...
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Meet Mustang Bio’s Breakthrough ‘Bubble Boy’ Treatment

Mustang Bio Inc. (NASDAQ: MBIO) shares more than tripled on Thursday after the company announced a breakthrough that cured eight infants dealing with the "Bubble Boy" immune disorder. Specifically, the ...
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Weekly Jobless Claims and Retail Sales Bring Stocks Back Up on Thursday

Thursday will mark the start of a three-day weekend for millions of Americans who will be out for Good Friday, but the economic reports and earnings are coming out either ...
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Best Shot-on-iPhone yet (video)

“Don’t mess with mother,” posted on YouTube Wednesday. My take: Eye candy with a purpose. ...
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Should Synchrony Financial Get More Credit for Q1 Results?

Synchrony Financial (NYSE: SYF) released its first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday. The company said that it had $1.00 in earnings per share (EPS) and $4.79 billion ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AEP, CVS, Ecolab, Entergy, Microsoft, Morgan Stanley, PepsiCo, Snap, Yelp and More

Stocks were indicated to open marginally higher on Thursday ahead of the release of the highly awaited Mueller report. With the major market indexes still up well into the double-digit ...
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America’s Favorite Pizza Chain Is One Many People Have Never Heard Of

America's largest pizza chains have thousands of locations and billions of dollars of sales. The list includes Pizza Hut, Domino's, Little Caesars and Papa John's. But the chain with the ...
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Is Philip Morris Serious About Quitting Cigarettes?

Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE: PM) reported first-quarter 2019 results before markets opened on Thursday. The tobacco products firm posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.87 on revenue of ...
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Why Roseville, MI, sued Apple for securities fraud

The city’s employee retirement fund put money into Apple shortly before Tim Cook’s Jan. 2 guidance warning. Ouch.   From Reuters “Apple accused in U.S. lawsuit of securities fraud ...
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Deutsche Bank Has 5 Top Semiconductor Picks as Sector Stays Red-Hot

After plunging in the fourth quarter of last year, the semiconductor segment has rallied big-time in the first quarter. The PHLX Semiconductor Sector (SOX) index, which tracks that segment, is ...
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Is Samsung’s Galaxy Fold Broken? Will That Undermine Sales?

Samsung recently released its Galaxy Fold, which is a great step forward in a smartphone industry that has been short on innovation recently. Some experts say that the phone has ...
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How Far Will Pinterest Fall After Its IPO?

Pinterest is about to go public. It has priced its shares at $19, which gives the company a value of $10 billion. That is a lot of money for a ...
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