Media stories about Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative o
February 20, 2018: Markets opened lower Tuesday and appear to be on track to close in the lower half of the chart. The DJIA never traded in the green today and only the Nasdaq Composite even had an outside chance at closing above the break-even line. Bond yields have continued rising and a stronger dollar are causing some equities investors to re-think current stock valuations.
On March 1, Dow (NYSEARCA:DIA) hit a record of 21,115. On May 15, the S&P 500 (NYSEARCA:SPY) hit a record of 2,402. On Tuesday, May 16, the NASDAQ (NASDAQ:QQQ) hit a new record of 6,169. The three indexes ended at 20,979, 2,400, and 6,169 respectively. Oil (NYSEARCA:USO) surged to $49 as Saudi Arabia and Russia said they plan to extend production cuts for nine months. But more and more analysts....More>>>
Things are moving fast in renewable energy. Really fast. Consider that in 2008 wind farms supplied just 1.5% of all electricity in the United States. But by 2019 wind power is expected to contribute 6.9% of American electricity and overtake hydropower as the top renewable energy source.
The rise of wind power wouldn’t have been possible without two companies in particular, which combine....More>>>
Swiss National Bank cut its stake in The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS) by 13.2% during the 1st quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 1,066,065 shares of the basic materials company’s stock after selling 162,000 shares during the period. Swiss Natio
The Home Depot (NYSE:HD) – Research analysts at Jefferies Group boosted their FY2023 EPS estimates for The Home Depot in a report released on Tuesday, May 15th. Jefferies Group analyst D. Binder now expects that the home improvement retailer will earn $14.13 per share for the ye
Southwest Airlines' (NYSE:LUV) plans to start flying to Hawaii in late 2018 or early 2019 have attracted a lot of media buzz. The carrier's steady growth in international markets has received substantially less attention.
However, at Southwest's recent annual meeting, CEO Gary Kelly confi