Famed investor Warren Buffett loves Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) stock. The Oracle of Omaha has been steadily increasing Berkshire Hathaway’s (NYSE:BRK-A) (NYSE:BRK-B) stake over the past couple of years, and it sounds like Buffett has no intention of putting the brakes on buying Apple shares. Berkshire hosted its annual meeting over the weekend, and as usual Buffett offered up some sage advice to....More>>>
Strategy Asset Managers LLC purchased a new position in Analog Devices (NASDAQ:ADI) during the 1st quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund purchased 30,582 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock, valued at approximately $2,787,000.
A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of ADI. Sterling....More>>>
NEW YORK The jury in so-called “Pharmacy Bro” Martin Shkreli’s fraud jury went home Monday evening after spending a full day of deliberations without reaching a verdict.
U.S. District Court Judge Kiyo Matsumoto told the panel of seven women and five men to resume Tuesday morning after the jurors sent out a note just after 5 p.m. EDTasking how long they were expected to....More>>>
The Q4 2016 earnings report forsmall cap Yelp Inc (NYSE: YELP) is scheduled forafter the market closes onThursday (February 9). Yelp Inc was last inour SmallCap Network Elite Opportunity (SCN EO) portfolioin August 2015with our SCN EO newsletterhaving this to say:
There’s no question YELP has recently fallen out of Wall Street favor, but if you consider they’re the still the biggest....More>>>
U.K. stocks held onto thin gains Thursday, facing losses for the month and the quarter, as investors get ready to wrap up for the Easter holiday break.
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There’s been an artificial intelligence revolution (AI) going on all around us for the last several years. It may not seem obvious at first, but it you look closely, the signs are everywhere. Natural language understanding powers virtual assistants on cellphones. Natural language processing is providing foreign language translations on websites. Mapping apps are giving directions, detecting....More>>>
Cultivating Marijuana or Cannabis as the next multibillion dollar industryhas garnered considerable attention, but small cap Algae Dynamics Corp (OTCQB: ADYNF) is commercializing contaminant-free algae. On the surface, that may not sound so exciting as algae isusuallyconsideredan unwanted side effect ofstagnant water or a toxin (e.g. an algae bloom)that damages some forms of sea life.
China's local stock market has fallen for four consecutive weeks. Investors are spooked. And for good reason… China has been cracking down on speculation and financial leverage. And that has caused turbulence in the market. As Bloomberg reported over the weekend… The [Chinese government's] tightening campaign has erased at least $453 billion....More>>>
Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Energy – a portfolio worth $85 billion that includes renewable energy companies – just made a huge bet on “Big Data.”
In March, BHE announced that two of its subsidiary companies (though not parent company BHE itself) would partner with the young Chicago-based software startup Uptake Technologies to track their wind....More>>>
Sneaker aficionados are used to choosing between high tops and low tops, laces and Velcro. But how about a sneaker with a sole made from corn?
By mid-fall, Reebok is planning to unveil a completely compostable sneaker designed to not cause harm to the environment when its created, or to pile up in a landfillwhen it’s worn out and thrown away.
Reebok is joining a diverse array....More>>>