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
Earnings season can be one of the most lucrative times of the year for stock traders.
Just take a look at Money Morning Quantitative Specialist Chris Johnson’s track record.
He banked a 224% profit on Best Buy Co. (NYSE: BBY) after its May 2017 earnings report, 151% on Deere & Co. (NYSE: DE) in May 2017, and another 100% gainer in only 18 days after Alibaba Group Holding....More>>>
A while back, DigiTimes reported that Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (NYSE:TSM), a major contract chip manufacturer, planned to introduce an enhanced variant of its 16nm manufacturing technology dubbed “12nm.”
On the chipmaker’s most recent earnings call, an analyst asked management about this potential new technology. The company seemingly confirmed its existence,....More>>>
In its first-quarter earnings report, Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) proved its strong fourth-quarter performance wasn’t a one-time thing. Not only is Twitter’s revenue finally growing at strong rates again, but the company has managed to make its business profitable, reporting two quarters in a row of GAAP (generally accepted accounting principles) profitability.
SLS International (AMEX:SLS) has been given a $11.00 target price by stock analysts at HC Wainwright in a note issued to investors on Monday. The brokerage currently has a “buy” rating on the biotechnology company’s stock.
SLS has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Maxim Group set a $13.00 price target on SLS International and gave the company a “buy”....More>>>
Transocean (RIG) beat earnings forecasts and probably has enough cash but Jefferies analyst Eduardo Royes and team still consider its stock to be a bigger risk when compared to its peers (I’m guessing they mean Diamond Offshore Drilling (DO), Noble (NE) and Ensco (ESV), among others). They explain why:
Remember the mass layoffs of 2008-2009? The US economy shed millions of jobs quickly and relentlessly, as companies died and the rest fought for survival.
Then the Fed and the US government flooded the banks and the corporate sector with bailouts and handouts. With those giga-tons of liquidity sloshing around, as well as taking on massive amounts of new cheap debt, companies were able to....More>>>
White Mountains Insurance Group (NYSE: WTM) and AXIS Capital (NYSE:AXS) are both mid-cap finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability, earnings, divid
Wall Street goes shopping this week, starting with retail sales data tomorrow and then moving along to earnings reports from some of the major department- and big-box stores. By the time Friday rolls around, investors might have a better sense of how consumers are faring as summer looms.
Ardevora Asset Management LLP reduced its stake in shares of Parker Hannifin (NYSE:PH) by 0.5% in the first quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund owned 154,400 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after selling 800 shares during the quarter. Ardevora Asset Managemen
Baker Hughes, a GE (NYSE: BHGE) is one of 14 publicly-traded companies in the “Oil & gas field machinery” industry, but how does it contrast to its competitors? We will compare Baker Hughes, a GE to similar companies based on the strength of its dividends, institutional ownership
Baker Hughes, a GE (NYSE: BHGE) is one of 14 publicly-traded companies in the “Oil & gas field machinery” industry, but how does it contrast to its rivals? We will compare Baker Hughes, a GE to related businesses based on the strength of its profitability, institutional ownership