I love a hated investment... I want to buy when everyone else has given up... when no one else can stomach the idea of buying. That's where we are in the commodity markets today. Prices have been falling for years. And investors aren't interested. Today, a certain commo
You may not know him, but the latest Nobel Prize winner knows a lot about your relationship with money. Professor Richard Thaler, author of the best-selling book Nudge, wasawarded the prizein October for his contributions to the field of behavioral economicsessentially, the study of how and why
Could Windows/Snapdragon replace Wintel? We’ll be looking where this might happen.
We argued recently how Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) has finally cracked running Windows 10 (albeit the 32 bits version) on Qualcomm (NASDAQ:QCOM) Snapdragon chips, most notably the upcoming flagship 835 chip. Some of the consequences we discussed:
This will enable Microsoft to build cheaper tablets,....More>>>
What do an appliance company, an underwear maker, and an outdoors recreation retailer all have in common? They’re all leading, well-known brands whose stocks are trading at steep discounts to their expected earnings.
If a stock falls hard, particularly one with a durable name in its industry, it could be an opportunity to pick up shares on the cheap. But sometimes, a stock trades at....More>>>
Shares of risk management company RPX Corp. (NASDAQ:RPXC) popped as much as 15% in trading Wednesday after buyout rumors started to swirl in the market. At 2:55 p.m. EST, shares had settled down to an 11.2% gain on the day.
Rumors from IAM Media have circulated that a private equity firm is interested in buying RPX, and Baird analyst Jeffrey Meuler gave....More>>>
Given another expected rate increase by the Federal Reserve, a flat Treasury yield curve in Q117, and oil prices all over the place, gold and gold mining companies are looking like a worthwhile place to invest these days. Rather than just parking in gold, some of the gold mining companies are making the commodity investment a shining example of strategic diversification.
Salesforce.com (NYSE:CRM) has stacked its deck for growth over the long haul. The company has the financial fundamentals, a growing customer base, and an expanding footprint with existing customers, a passionate invested user community, and the next generation management team needed to propel hi
Sponsors for the 2018 World Cup in Russia are proving hard to find.
Teams from 32 countries learned Friday who they will play at the soccer showcase, but with just six months until kick off, FIFA is struggling to find companies that are willing to spend millions of dollars on ads and logo place