Jefferies Group upgraded shares of LyondellBasell (NYSE:LYB) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report published on Wednesday, Marketbeat Ratings reports. The firm currently has $121.95 price target on the specialty chemicals company’s stock, up from their previous price target of $7
Oil driller ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) is benefiting from rising oil prices and rewarding investors with dividend hikes. However, the company's drilling-focused business hasn't been able to sustain a high dividend in the past, cutting the payment in 2016 amid low oil prices. This suggests that d
&l;p dir=&q;ltr&q;&g;&l;span&g;Change is abundant in the financial market. New technologies and transformations in the way that consumers think about finances are evolving at a rapid pace. Your financial firm needs to get onboard with these new ways of doing business to ensure you retain your customer base and keep visibility in the marketplace.&l;/span&g;&l;/p&g;
Media stories about Veeco (NASDAQ:VECO) have been trending positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable.....More>>>
Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) is an intriguing commercial-stage biotech company that’s just reported positive late-stage trial results for its pain-busting drug NKTR-181. However, shares have jumped on the news, and the company’s market cap has swollen to more than $3 billion. Is there more running room left for its investors?
AT&T (NYSE:T) could offer customers a streaming television package for the low, low price of $0 per month in the near future.
During AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson’s testimony in the Department of Justice’s case against his company, blocking its potential acquisition of Time Warner (NYSE:TWX), he noted the company is planning a $15 per month sports-free streaming bundle called....More>>>
&l;p&g;&l;img class=&q;dam-image ap size-large wp-image-af57ebf6ff034ea0ac8267e9c85e4e8c&q; src=&q;https://specials-images.forbesimg.com/dam/imageserve/af57ebf6ff034ea0ac8267e9c85e4e8c/960×0.jpg?fit=scale&q; data-height=&q;667&q; data-width=&q;960&q;&g; File – In this April 4, 2013 file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg walks at the company&s;s headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif. Facebook....More>>>
Some of the stocks that may grab investor focus today are:
Wall Street expects Discovery, Inc. (NASDAQ: DISCA) to report quarterly earnings at $0.44 per share on revenue of $1.99 billion before the opening bell. Discovery shares rose 0.47 percent to $23.50 in pre-market trading.
Analysts expect Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) to post quarterly earnings at $1.22 per share....More>>>
&l;p&g;Most of us have had to try to confront some awkward issues with aging parents. It might be getting them to talk about the need for help at home. It could be about giving up those car keys. Hardest of all, perhaps, is the subject of end of life and advance healthcare planning. Estate planners have documents for that, but no one in healthcare is going to understand them unless families or loved....More>>>
Uber is trying to make it less annoying to find your driver.
The ride-hailing giant is rolling out new tools such as a live location feature and windshield colors. The efforts intend to improve the pick-up process, especially in crowded areas like the airport or a concert venue.
“The rendezvous point between rider and driver is one of the most stress inducing parts [of the....More>>>
Amazon.com Inc. (NSDQ:AMZN)had started the 2016 holiday shopping season with the launch of its exclusive TV program The Grand Tour, featuring the popular trio of Top Gear hosts, which was accompanied by a one-day discount on its Prime membership program. The opening episode of the programbecame the biggestshow premiere on Amazon’s streaming service, with new Prime memberships during the day....More>>>
The U.S. stock market seems to have turned the corner, overcoming concerns about inflation, rising rates, trade wars and other geopolitical issues, as witnessed by steady gains over the past six weeks.
While it isnt quite a goldilocks background for equities, it is certainly not as scary
On May 6, Reuters reported that Etihad Airways was looking into making changes to its commitments to jet makers. The airline has over 160 unfilled orders with Boeing (BA) and Airbus (OTCPK:EADSF), so the effects could be significant.
The U.S. dollar edged higher Tuesday, recovering from earlier weakness, but lost ground versus its partners in the North American Free Trade Agreement, following a report that President Donald Trump was looking for a renegotiated deal in principle in the next two weeks.
U.S. stock futures moved sharply higher on Monday, indicating Wall Street may extend gains seen late last week after data showed a strong increase in jobs created, but weaker-than-forecast wages. Dow futures