The last few weeks haven’t been easy ones to be a Cisco Systems (NASDAQ:CSCO) shareholder. While the networking giant’s stock is still up from its early November lows, it’s also still down 9% from its early May highs. News of a lost lawsuit levied against rival Arista Networks (NYSE:ANET) took the wind out of its sails. In short, the appellate court decided a key patent owned by....More>>>
Have you ever “unplugged” from your cell phone? If you have, you’ve likely experienced the phenomenon of phantom vibrations — the perception that your phone is ringing or vibrating when in fact it’s not. (In the 1990s, people reported incidences of “phantom pager syndrome.”)
We’ve become so accustomed to being “connected” that for....More>>>
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LIMRA Secure Retirement Institute has released its top 20 annuity manufacturer rankings for 2016.
According to LIMRA’s annuity sales survey for the fourth quarter of 2016, Jackson National Life....More>>>
When 3G and Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) got together to merge Kraft with Heinz to form Kraft Heinz (KHC), they argued that they could cut expenses to create a more efficient business. But if today’s earnings–which appeared, at least on the surface, to be pretty good–demonstrated anything, it’s that Kraft Heinz might be running out of synergies to juice....More>>>
A few days ago, an article about Nike (NYSE:NKE) argued that “Nike’s shares aren’t priced to buy.” The reasoning was that “Nike is, at best, fairly valued. And it certainly isn’t trading hands at fire-sale prices.” The question is: should you expect (and wait for) fire-sales prices? Most value investors know the maxim that it is better to buy a great business....More>>>
Here’s what Jim Cramer had to say about some of the stocks during the Mad Money Lightning Round:
Visteon (VC) : “You need to let this one come down a little, then pull the trigger.”
American Tower (AMT) : “This is the best in the business and is worth owning, even if the chart looks terrible.”
Mattel (MAT) : “I think you’re OK but I....More>>>
Did the Snapchat IPO narrative just get scarier following Snap Inc’s pre-IPO roadshow?
Snap Inc, the company that owns the popular ephemeral messaging service Snapchat, has occupied centerstage lately as the company seems headed for what could be one of the biggest tech IPOs of our times. And as you’d expect, with Snap Inc’s management team meeting the investor....More>>>
JPMorgan analyst Phil Gresh and team explain what they got wrong about Marathon Petroleum (MPC), as they cut its rating to Neutral from Overweight following yesterday’s disastrous financial results from MPLX (MPLX):
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We (somewhat painfully) downgradeMarathon Petroleum to Neutral from Overweight, cut our Dec-16 price target to $44 (from $62)....More>>>
At long last, chip giant Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) opened up about its upcoming 10-nanometer chip manufacturing technology, at its first-ever Technology and Manufacturing Day. The company has — frustratingly — kept key details of this technology under wraps for years now, but Intel is now putting them out there for all to see.
Without further ado, let’s look at what Intel had....More>>>
U.S. equities continue to push to new record highs on Tuesday as Wall Street returns from a long holiday weekend. News flow is light, with focus dominated by headlines out of Washington D.C. as the war of words between the media and President Trump continues.
No major catalysts are in play Tuesday, as large caps enjoy their 12th straight rally out of the 14....More>>>