Alphabet’s (NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Google is best-known for its search engine, but is also home to some big moves in artificial intelligence (AI). Nearly a year ago, Google CEO Sundar Pichai stepped in as the guest writer of Alphabet’s annual founders’ letter and noted:
“… the next big step will be for the very concept of the ‘device’ to fade....More>>>
Self-inflicted wounds are the worst. Kneejerk, emotion-driven views of our finances does more to mess up our portfolios than almost anything short of another 2008-09 crisis. Marty Martin, a partner in the Chicago office of The Planning Center, shows us how to not do stupid stuff with our financial lives:
Thinking clearly about money is challenging. Acting in alignment with your....More>>>
New York has some of the strictest medical marijuana laws in the country, but a major tweak to current laws could increase patient access and help those in need.
According to NBC New York, 750 physicians have signed up to participate in medical marijuana programs, and 10,730 patients have been certified for medical marijuana use. But because of the restrictions, access to medical marijuana....More>>>
It’s been an interesting few years for T-shirt manufacturer Delta Apparel (NYSEMKT:DLA). A huge spike in cotton prices in 2011 helped turn a near-$2 EPS in FY11 into a loss in FY12. (DLA fiscal years then ended in June; the company moved to September in 2013.) Delta managed to recover in FY13, getting EPS back over $1 – and then the company’s Soffe brand started falling apart,....More>>>
For small cap marijuana and cannabinoid stocks or players, NASDAQ listedGW Pharmaceuticals PLC (NASDAQ: GWPH)and Zynerba Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ: ZYNE) along with OTC listed Cannabis Science Inc (OTCMKTS: CBIS) and Medical Marijuana Inc (OTCMKTS: MJNA) are probably the first stocks that come to mind. However, small cap Lexaria Bioscience Corp (OTCQB: LXRP) is focused on a unique niche that combines....More>>>
The FOMC meeting announcement was just released following the two-day December Fed meeting. Here’s what we know so far…
As widely expected, the Fed raised its benchmark lending rate 0.25% to a new range of 0.50% to 0.75%. That makes a new midpoint of 0.625%. Market odds heading into today’s FOMC meeting announcement were 95%, according to CME Group’s FedWatch....More>>>
Beating Alzheimers is going to be a team sport. We now have our new quarterback. Referencing billionaire Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates announcement today to join the fight to cure Alzheimers, George Vradenburg, chairman, president and co-founder of UsAgainstAlzheimers - a movement bent on stop
Sales Trends A Bit Soft, But Nothing To Worry About
I have been a bit disappointed by Nordstroms (NYSE:JWN) recent results. Not because it was a bad quarter per se, but because it broke the sequence of constant overperformance compared to other peers in the
It's been a bad month for Pegasystems (NASDAQ: PEGA), with investors running for the exits after a huge top-line miss in Q3. For an enterprise software company, there's probably nothing worse. Pegasystems sold off from all-time highs near $65 and now trades nearly 20% lower, in the low $50s.
I have previously written some articles where I have tracked Tesla's (NASDAQ:TSLA) construction and purchases of property, plant, and equipment (P,P & E), as well as Tesla's payments for them. The reason Tesla does not have to pay for all its equipment up front was explained in