It's little more than a "glorified Excel spreadsheet."
At least that's how New York University Stern School of Business economist Nouriel Roubini described blockchain technology earlier this month during a panel discussion at the Milken Institute Global Con
Over the past several years, a stark dividing line has essentially cleaved the Internet sector into two halves - the Wall Street favorites like Netflix (NFLX) whose valuation keeps surging and sends shares doubling almost every year, and has-been companies like Yelp (YELP) which still see some m
BP, (BP) gets a lot of interest from investors, and has a lot of articles written about it. Many of these articles feature the generous dividend the company pays, upon which many retirees rely for income. Other articles feature the depressed stock price relative to its cohort group, and talk about how as oil prices ratchet up, the holders of BP equities should prosper. All....More>>>
Bank of Canada will hold its policy meeting on Wednesday and is widely anticipated to raise interest rates for the first time in seven years, with the move expected to drive interest rates and the Canadian dollar higher.
If the central bank does lift benchmark interest rates, it will become only the second major central bank after the Federal Reserve to tighten the monetary policy.
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Hydropothecary (OTC:HYYDF; THCX.V) is a Canadian cannabis producer based in Gatineau, Quebec. Notably, the company received the largest recreational cannabis order from the province of Quebec, representing about 35% market share in Canada’s second most populous province.
A railroad has yielded one of the biggest U-turns in the history of hedge fund activism.
A year ago, Canadian Pacific CEO Hunter Harrison, 72, was working alongside hedge fund billionaire Bill Ackman of Pershing Square on a contentious effort to buy competitor Norfolk Southern for $28.4 billion, a deal Harrison said would re-shape the North American rail industry by alleviating bottlenecks....More>>>
Paramount Gold (NYSEMKT:PZG) owns a 100% interest in the Grassy Mountain Gold Project in eastern Oregon and a 100% interest in the Sleeper Gold Project in northern Nevada. Over the past few months some subscribers have asked my opinion on the Paramount Gold. I owned the old Paramount Gold & Silver several years before Coeur Mining acquired it in December 2014 for $146 million in stock. As part....More>>>
It is apparent that the market valuation of Canadian Solar (CSIQ) does not include impending solar plant sales. The most obvious reason for it is limited public visibility to the scope of transactions and their financial implications. The company has made a few nondescriptive announcements to date, and the buyers and not the company disclosed financial details, leaving a vast majority of the....More>>>
A digital revolution is reshaping India’s $34 billion gold market, with smartphones, e-wallets and flexible investment schemes drawing new buyers into a business dominated by traditional, face-to-face transactions.
Digital payment systems have ballooned in popularity in India since the government scrapped large-value bank notes in 2016.
In the endless flow of millennial-focused surveys, one finally stuck out to me.
It came via email from Canadian firm RBC Wealth Management, which found that when it comes to money, millennials are more confident and prepared than previous generations. We feel responsible for understanding our financial affairs and do research to improve our financial knowledge, the survey reported.
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It looks like Best Buy (BBY) is no longer living up to its name, or so says Goldman Sachs.
Earlier today, analyst Matthew Fassler removed the electronics retail giant from the firms closely-watched Americas Buy list, where he put the stock less than a month ago. During that time, Best Buy has climbed 12.4%, as the S&P 500 has fallen 3%.
Noble Group Ltd. said it soon plans to set the date for a special general meeting that will decide the commodity trader’s controversial restructuring after the Singapore High Court blocked it from holding an annual meeting at the behest of dissident shareholder Goldilocks Investment Co.
The court, however, hasn’t restrained Noble from holding future special general meetings,....More>>>
Despite worsening U.S.-China trade tensions on Friday (when President Trump unveiled another $100 billion worth of tariffs) and over-the-weekend headlines out of Syria (alleged chemical weapons attack and an airstrike by Israel), the bulls blasted stocks higher out of the gate. It was a classic “pump and park” dynamic that was seen so frequently last year.
Bitcoin opens lower Friday and is on track for a second consecutive losing weeksomething that hasnt happened since early Marchas investors brace for what could be a momentum shift for digital currencies.
Before the U.S. market opened, Macy's Inc. (NYSE: M) reported earnings per share of 48 cents on revenue of $5.5 billion. M was expected to report adjusted EPS of $0.36, on revenue of $5.43 billion, according to third-party consensus estimates. The beat appears to offer more evidence that the