Groupon (GRPN ) made headlines Tuesday after (IBM ) announced a $167 million lawsuit for violation of four of its e-commerce IPs. The tech giant claims that while Amazon (AMZN ) , Facebook (FB ) , and Google (GOOGL ) each pay between $20 million and $50 million for use of these technologies,
In a junior sector that has become quite a stock-picker’s market over the past nine months, I find some of the safest and lowest risk opportunities come when a company is undergoing a major change. Atlantic Gold (OTCPK:SPVEF) was one such idea I highlighted last year, as the company was set to transform itself into Canada’s newest junior gold producer. The stock has since moved from....More>>>
The U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) reportedly has opened a criminal investigation into illegal manipulation of bitcoin prices. According to a report at Bloomberg News citing unnamed sources, investigators will be searching for evidence of illegal practices that place false orders in an effort to create the appearance of market activity.
The Commodities Futures Trading Commission (CFTC),....More>>>
Celgene (NASDAQ: CELG) is a more than $80 billion biotech company that hurt its investors in late October, after a difficult environment forced the company to cut its growth forecasts. However, the company operates in growing markets, and still has what’s arguably the best portfolio of assets in the biotech industry. Its market-leading portfolio, especially after its acquisition of Impact....More>>>
Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Pacific Premier Bancorp (NASDAQ:PPBI) from a strong-buy rating to a hold rating in a report released on Tuesday morning.
According to Zacks, “LIFE Financial Corporation is a savings and loan holding company for Life Bank. The company originates, purchases, sells, securitizes and services primarily non-conventional mortgage loans principally....More>>>
Pegasystems (NASDAQ:PEGA) is an online CRM (customer relationship manager) that must be doing something right because is up against a much bigger and formidable competitor like Salesforce (NYSE:CRM), as well as other much bigger companies like SAP AG (NYSE:SAP) and Oracle (NYSE:ORCL).
It can be instructive to look at the relative performance. First, the stock price development over the last....More>>>
HubSpot (NYSE:HUBS) had its price objective upped by investment analysts at Stifel Nicolaus from $110.00 to $115.00 in a research note issued to investors on Monday. The firm presently has a “buy” rating on the software maker’s stock. Stifel Nicolaus’ price target would indicate a potential upside of 4.50% from the company’s current price.
President Trump took credit Tuesday for “the safest year on record” for U.S. air travel, touting zero deaths in 2017. But there actually haven’t been any deaths on a U.S. passenger airline in nearly nine years.
Still, the president took credit for the safety record in a tweet.
“Since taking office I have been very strict on Commercial Aviation. Good news....More>>>
On Tuesday, voters in California, Maine, Massachusetts and Nevada passed measures to legalize recreational marijuana good news for more well known marijuana stocks like GW Pharmaceuticals PLC (NASDAQ: GWPH)and Zynerba Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ: ZYNE), Cannabis Science Inc (OTCMKTS: CBIS) and Medical Marijuana Inc (OTCMKTS: MJNA), but especially for small cap Lexaria Bioscience Corp (OTCQB: LXRP).....More>>>
I love to be invested in long-term trends that are certain to happen in the next five or 10 years. I strongly believe the market is myopic and therefore those who don't focus on the new tax bill or the next two quarters can reap extraordinary returns with little risk.
Quadrature Capital Ltd bought a new stake in shares of Immersion Co. (NASDAQ:IMMR) during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm bought 21,114 shares of the software maker’s stock, valued at appro
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