Do you want to change careers? Are you absolutely sure?
From my own career change to the stories I hear from my clients and workshop students, often we think we want to change careers when the problem is our work environment instead. If you find yourself stuck, unsure what to do next, or t
Kona Grill (KONA) is a casual dining chain that owns and operates 45 restaurants in 23 states and Puerto Rico. The menu offers prepared-from-scratch contemporary American favorites and sushi. The restaurants seat about 290 customers and typically include a main dining area, bar, indoor/outdoor patio, and sushi bar. Management locates the restaurants in high-activity areas such....More>>>
According to a Gartner report published earlier this year, global cloud application services, which consists of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) offerings, are expected to grow 20% this year to $37.7 billion. The market is estimated to have grown 16% in 2015 to $31.4 billion. This growth is attributed to the shift in the models of software vendors who are transitioning from on-premises licensed software....More>>>
Our Top Pick for conservative investors for the coming year is a company that went through a management overhaul in 2015, leaving investors uncertain about the company’s future, observes Crista Huff, editor of Cabot Undervalued Stocks Advisor.
Mattel (MAT) markets toys globally under the brand names Mattel, Fisher-Price, RoseArt, Barbie, AmericanGirl and many more, including strategic....More>>>
In a junior sector that has become quite a stock-picker’s market over the past nine months, I find some of the safest and lowest risk opportunities come when a company is undergoing a major change. Atlantic Gold (OTCPK:SPVEF) was one such idea I highlighted last year, as the company was set to transform itself into Canada’s newest junior gold producer. The stock has since moved from....More>>>
Fox News Network is being sued by a dozen black employees, some current and some former, who are charging the company with allowing years of racial discrimination and creating an abusive work environment.
And a thirteenth employee has filed a discrimination charge with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, says the workers’ attorney Douglas Wigdor.
24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of a few major companies scheduled to report their quarterly results this coming week. The third-quarter earnings reporting season has just kicked off and the broad markets are near all-time highs. They could look to keep pushing higher with the recent rally in the tech sector, and a strong earnings showing from these stocks could to keep this rally going.
Cobalt may not be a familiar metal to most investors, but its an increasingly important strategic mineral for the modern economy (Think high performance alloys andlithium batteries) with small cap mining stock Cobaltech Mining(OTCMKTS: BNCIF; CVE: CSK) focused on developing new sources in more stable locations.
Whirlpool CEO Jeff Fettig blamed the confidence-sapping U.S. election and the plunge in the value of the British pound for the companys disappointing third quarter earnings, and predicted that the appliance-makers woes would be short-lived.
Whirlpool shares fell as much as 13% on Tuesday after the company posted earnings per share of $3.66, versus expectations for....More>>>
Is the market finally noticing the mounting challenges facing Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) and the excessive risk in its stock? Based on recent price movement, the answer would be no. However, with Macquarie Capital recently downgrading Netflix to underperform, and others questioning NFLX’s valuation, the issues, which we highlighted long ago, that face the company are slowly coming to light.
Sex-toy entrepreneur Polly Rodriguez is sick of bankers giving her funny looks.
Her online shop, Unbound, sells candy-colored vibrators, bangle handcuffs and other intimate products for women. Despite selling out inventory, Rodriguez said she struggled to find a bank that would extend her a