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>>>
Our new silver price forecast for 2017 shows prices moving higher, despite headwinds in the short term. In fact, we see silver prices climbing by double digits in the next six months…
Some of these headwinds include a rallying dollar and an inflated stock market, according to Money Morning Resource Specialist Peter Krauth.
“The investing herd has been flocking to these....More>>>
Heres a roundup of everything we covered onBarrons Stocks to Watchtoday:
for The Wall Street Journal
We offered up two different takes on the FOMC minutes, one that says they mean no rate hikes for a while, the other that says pay more attention to William Dudley.
We explained how Gilead Sciences (GILD) is still dominating hepatitis C, how Chesapeake Energy (CHK) is pulling....More>>>
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The Securities and Exchange Commission approved Wednesday the 2017 budget for the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board, allotting $268.5 million, a 4.2% increase over the PCAOB’s 2016 budget and a 6.2% increase over....More>>>
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Fears about a Donald Trump presidency may be misplaced, according to Goldman Sachs Group CEO Lloyd Blankfein in an interview published in the German newspaper Handelsblatt.
Blankfein, head of the worlds most prominent investment bank, said Trump would be a level-headed leader despite his controversial anti-immigration rhetoric and his protectionist stance on trade policies. Trump has proposed....More>>>