The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly petroleum status report Wednesday morning showing that U.S. commercial crude inventories increased by 2.4 million barrels last week, maintaining a total U.S. commercial crude inventory of 425.9 million barrels. The commercial c
Electronic Arts (NASDAQ:EA) will report its fiscal third-quarter earnings on Tuesday, Jan. 31, and the biggest trend to watch for is the continued growth of digital revenue as a percentage of total revenue.
Digital revenue growth
Continued growth in full-game downloads, mobile games, and extra content has helped EA grow digital revenue and expand....More>>>
One thing that has been frustrating about chip giant Intel’s (NASDAQ:INTC) current seventh-generation Core processors for personal computers — and what will be frustrating about its upcoming eighth-generation Core processors — is their apparent lack of architectural innovation.
A brief review may be in order. Back in the second half of 2015, Intel introduced a processor....More>>>
Following past boom/bust cycles, the oil business appears to have bottomed in February 2016 at $27 a barrel. The bruising multi-year bust in crude oil prices was the biggest reason for the world stock market sell-off from late 2015 to early 2016 of roughly 15% overall. The cruel irony of ultra-low prices is its disruptive effect on regular exploration activity. A short-term oil market depression....More>>>
Fear in U.S. stocks just hit a 24-year low, according to the market's "fear gauge." So… is it time to sell based on this indicator? Is this a sign of a top in U.S. stocks? In short, surprisingly, NO. Let me explain… Last week, the CBOE Volatility Index ("VIX") fell to less than 10. It's at its lowest level since 1993. In....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>>>
APPLETON, Wis. Kohls reputation for saving customers money through double-digit discounts and a popular rewards program recently took a hit in the household of Al Prokash.
Aftershopping at one of companys stores in Green Bay, Wis., Prokash and his family learned how a caveat in Kohls practices at the sales register effectively reduces the potential savings that customers can stack up.
As per Statista’s dataset, more than 80% of Take-Two Interactive’s (TTWO) revenue still comes from console games. However, the purchase of Social Point says Take-Two’s management is trying hard to diversify to mobile. The $250 million acquisition of Social Point is an attempt to get a larger share in the $46.1 billion/year mobile games industry.
The comparison between Snap (NYSE:SNAP) and Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) is inevitable. Snap went public this past Thursday, and the stock has been up 65% from the IPO price of $17/share in a matter of days. Meanwhile, the Menlo Park company went public in May 2012 and, unlike Snap, its IPO (priced at $38/share) struggled to gain traction in the early days. FB’s shares lost about half their market....More>>>
Trivago stock is up nearly 10% to $12.07 following its IPO today (Friday). When the stock finally opened shortly before 11 a.m., shares were up a muted $0.20 at $11.20.
Trivago NV (Nasdaq: TRVG) is a German hotel-search company. It priced its initial public offering of 26.1 million American depositary shares (ADSs) at $11 apiece. That was below its projected number of shares and price....More>>>
The Wheel of FORTUNE just concluded an interview, part of SA partnership with Cheddar TV to produce a Seeking Alpha "Idea of the Month" slot. These interviews are always a challenge because i) they are very short in nature (only 4-5 minutes), and ii) since it's live TV we are dealing
Pico Far East Holdings (OTC:PCOFF) [HKG:752], Asia's largest exhibition services provider, trades at an ex-net cash trailing P/E of just 10 times. This represents attractive valuations for a market leader which has generated 15-20% ROEs in the past decade and also has been profitable and free c
Have you ever "unplugged" from your cell phone? If you have, you've likely experienced the phenomenon of phantom vibrations -- the perception that your phone is ringing or vibrating when in fact it's not. (In the 1990s, people reported incidences of "phantom pager syndrome.")