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
It wasn’t bad enough that Target (TGT) released disappointing guidance yesterday and promptly fell 5.8%. No. Now Goldman Sachs analyst Matthew Fassler and team have to cut the struggling big-box retailer to Sell from Neutral. They explain why:
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Our $67, 12-month price target implies 0% upside vs. 10% average upside for our coverage universe. We....More>>>
Iconix Brand Group (ICON) announced a divestiture, and a rather significant one. The company is selling its Sharper Image Brand in a $100 million deal, reducing its net debt position by roughly a tenth.
This is a surprising move after the company has gone on an acquisition spree over the past decade, resulting in elevated debt ratios and negligence of the 篓own篓 brands. This divestiture....More>>>
Jimmy Buffett has restaurants, a line of beer, adventure vacations, casinos, clothing, resorts, radio and television assets as well as salad dressings, margarita salt and spicy frozen shrimp. Up next? Retirement communities.
It was just a matter of time until the man who built an empire on Margaritaville, a song about drinking too much and bumming around in a beach town, would figure out....More>>>
U.S. stock futures appear to be taking a breather this morning, after the major market indexes banked their second consecutive session of record highs on Friday. It will be a busy week for traders, as former FBI Director James Comey will testify this week before the Senate Intelligence Committee, the European Central Bank will hold a monetary policy meeting and U.K. election on Thursday could bring....More>>>
Stifel’s Michael Scialla and Daniel Guffey warn investors not to chase the biggest gainers among the exploration & production stocks, including Denbury Resources (DNR) and Whiting Petroleum (WLL), and instead stick with more stable fare such as Anadarko Petroleum (APC), Rice Energy (RICE), and Continental Resources (CLR). They explain:
Millennials may have learned something from watching their parents struggle with debt. Or maybe not. What do you think is more probable: Being bitten by a snake, being attacked by a shark or going into credit card debt? Okay, this is a trick question, but who knew that people could fear something they have control over?
A recent survey by online lender Affirm found that,....More>>>
There has been much wailing and gnashing of teeth in the videogame industry in recent months. Investors in Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) have been waiting to find out whether or not a free game would result in lower profits for the gaming giant. Free-to-play Fortnite: Battle Royale, has
If the stock market is a game, Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI) shareholders are winning. The stock is up 60% over the past 12 months (18% in just one day last week) compared to the broader market's 20% boost.
Its most recent quarterly report hit all the right bullish notes. The video gam
For the uninitiated, the battle royale genre, originally popularized by PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG), are video games in which up to 100 players do battle in an effort to be the last person standing, similar to the plot of the 2012 hit movie Hunger Games. When Epic Games released Fortni
For the uninitiated, the battle royale genre, originally popularized by PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG), are video games in which up to 100 players do battle in an effort to be the last person standing, similar to the plot of the 2012 hit movie Hunger Games. When Epic Games released Fortnit
The U.S. dethroned Hong Kong to retake first place among the world’s most competitive economies, thanks to faster economic growth and a supportive atmosphere for scientific and technological innovation, according to annual rankings by the Switzerland-based IMD World Competitiveness Center