Wall Street brokerages expect that Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) will report earnings per share (EPS) of $0.75 for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Three analysts have provided estimates for Pfizer’s earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at $0.72 and the highest estimate coming in at $0.78. Pfizer posted earnings per share of $0.67 during the same quarter....More>>>
A 28-year-old Ohio man was indicted for digitally spying on people for more than 13 years.
Phillip Durachinsky has been charged with allegedly creating and installing computer malware called Fruitfly that let him spy on and record victims.
He allegedly accessed thousands of computers, including those owned by individuals, companies, schools, a police department and a subsidiary....More>>>
Ever since Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) acquired a brick-and-mortar footprint in the grocery world through its acquisition of Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM), Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) stock has been a loser.
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When the deal was announced in mid-June, Costco stock fell off a cliff from $180 to $167 a share.....More>>>
December 14, 2017: Markets opened higher again Thursday but shares trickled lower throughout the day led by a drop of around 1% in the healthcare and materials sectors. Only consumer discretionary stocks posted a decent gain although tech stocks could also close the day with a tiny improvement. WTI crude oil for January delivery settled at $57.04 a barrel, up 0.8% for the day. February gold added....More>>>
The unicorn class just breathed a sigh of relief. Dropbox (Pending:DBX), once the poster child for excessive private valuations, priced above its range at $21 and then popped 36%. The most highly-valued tech IPO since Snap (NYSE:SNAP), Dropbox boasts over $1 billion in annual sales, paired with fast growth and expanding margins. The takeaway: Expect more tech.
Broader markets dropped. This....More>>>
General Electric’s (GE) first-quarter revenue may have slipped year-over-year but the industrial giant still managed to exceed analysts’ expectations thanks to strength in several key businesses.
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GE’s first-quarter results, issued April 21, were by....More>>>
Cryptocurrencies burst onto center stage in 2017, delivering what might very well be historic gains. For the year, the aggregate value of all digital currencies soared from a starting value of $17.7 billion to an ending value of roughly $613 billion. That works out to an increase of more than 3,300%! By comparison, the stock market has historically gained 7% a year, inclusive of dividend reinvestment....More>>>
Small cap security stock Patriot One Technologies (OTCQB: PTOTF) has just announced an important reseller licensing agreement and purchase order for an initial sale in the amount of US$500,000 with Mutual Safes International Pty Ltd. of Pretoria, South Africa. Established in 1984, the Mutual Safe Group’s core operation offers an extensive array of premium quality category safes – including....More>>>
Deutsche Post AG ADR (OTCPK:DPSGY) has a strong management which has been able to capitalize on the growth in the global e-commerce industry and the German economy. The company witnessed top-line growth as well as margin expansion and was able to generate a good amount of free cash. It was also able to maintain an excellent dividend payout, thus fulfilling all the relevant criteria required to be....More>>>
Blue-chip companies rightfully make up the bulk of most people’s investment portfolios. These large-cap firms possess considerable industry leverage, as well as a vast sum of financial resources. Their status and importance to the underlying economy means that they are the least likely to crumble, regardless of external pressures. Ultimately, blue chips provide the confidence and stability....More>>>