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,
Shares of natural gas fuel company Clean Energy Fuels Corp (NASDAQ:CLNE) fell as much as 12.7% in trading Friday as oil prices continue to swing wildly on the market. Shares gained back some of their losses late in the day but were still down 8.7% at 3:25 p.m. EDT.
Yesterday, fellow Fool Jason Hall highlighted how rising oil prices were helping push....More>>>
Data collected by National Transportation Safety Board, USA shows that the accident rate in the world compared as a ratio of fatalities per 100 million miles travelled is the highest for cars followed by bicycles, pedestrian, motorcycles covering almost all form of transportation. The lowest in the category, which is near zero based strictly on the ratio,....More>>>
Small cap robotics stock iRobot Corporation (NASDAQ: IRBT) reported Q2 2017 earnings after the market closed Tuesday with shares surging more than 21% in after hours trading. In a separate press release, iRobot Corporation announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held Robopolis SAS (Robopolis), based in Lyon, France. This followsiRobot Corporationsrecent acquisition....More>>>
A basket of Asian blue chips exposed to outbound Chinese tourism has outperformed the regional benchmark by more that 5 percentage points this year, according to Societe Generale SA.
A bunch of 44 stocks, including casino companies, retailers and transportation firms from Hong Kong, China, Japan and South Korea have benefited from the quadrupling in the number of outbound trips made by Chinese....More>>>
The title of this article may generate strong responses from some, who will reply: “never!” And indeed, if a value trap is defined as a stock that is not a value, then clearly a value trap is never a value. (There aren’t many rich dialetheists on Wall Street.) But let’s take a more nuanced view of a value trap and follow Investopedia.com in defining a value trap, which I....More>>>
Shares of GoPro (GPRO ) were up about 5% in afternoon trading Thursday after a report said that Chinese tech giant Xiamoi Corp. has considered making a bid for the action camera manufacturer.
GoPro chief Nick Woodman recently said that he is open to a sale and earlier this year hired investment bank JPMorgan Chase (JPM ) to advise the company on a potential deal. A person familiar with....More>>>
Want to provide a health benefit to workers and encourage employees to save at the same time? Offer a high-deductible health plan combined with a health-savings account; it accomplishes both goals and likely encourages retention, too.
This sounds like Im mixing apples and oranges, but hear me out.
Founders at startups often agonize over retirement plans for employees. Not everyone....More>>>
Almost exactly a year ago, Micron’s (NASDAQ:MU) CFO, Ernie Maddock, stood up at a Citi investor conference and pre-released earnings. I was there, and the roomful was surprised – at the number and at the new found transparency. Now Micron has just completed what will be another excellent 4th quarter, and I believe Ernie will do another pre-announcement at this week’s Citi conference....More>>>
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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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