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One small internet stock receives a rare buy alert.
Reimagined classic games like Rollercoaster Tycoon have helped get Atari back in the black. Now, the company plans a new home console.
Subscription models are changing the relationship between businesses and their customers. And investors are mostly benefiting.
Long-term value player Matthew McLennan, who's posted a 9% annual return over 10 years, favors Exxon Mobil, Oracle, and Weyerhaeuser.
Andrés Manuel López Obrador, the nation's new leader, must deal with migrants on the border and potentially budget-busting legislative proposals. Is he up to the task?
Bankers and traders will be celebrating the prospect of massive, multimillion dollar payouts -- and they'll use the mega-expenses of year-end blowouts as write-offs for their inflated tax bills,... according to industry sources. The average total Street compensation surged 13 percent last year to $422,500 -- the most since the financial crisis -- and that...
The administration's reported interest in having the White House aide run Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac's regulator signals a focus on constraining the mortgage giants' role in the housing market.
There was a time when Lance Armstrong's downfall in cycling was going to not only equal a lifetime of shame -- but also financial hardship. Faced with lawsuits seeking tens of millions of dollars in... damages for his fraudulent life as a doping cheat -- and an aggressively litigious pursuer of anyone who suggested otherwise...
At the New York Stock Exchange, some traders are more equal than others. That's the bitter takeaway from stock brokers, who say the Big Board, in an unusual move last week, gave special treatment to a... broker at Morgan Stanley who asked to trade large blocks of stocks for several minutes after the markets closed....
The deal, which is expected to close by the middle of 2019, includes IBM's Appscan, Unica, Notes and Domino products.
No more dinners with female colleagues. Avoid one-on-one meetings. Men are adopting controversial #MeToo strategies and making life even harder for women.
The company's standalone net profit stood at Rs 1,407.76 crore in the quarter ended September 30, 2017, it said in a statement.
Litespeed's Jamie Zimmerman plays both sides of the coin: mergers and restructurings. Why she likes 99 Cents, Scripps, Papa John's
Thanks to start-ups and Amazon, shoppers may be seeing a new payment option at checkout.
It may have been Black Friday, but Wall Street was seeing red. All of the major stock indexes ended in negative territory during Friday's shortened trading session as continued worries about a slowing... global economy were fueled by a steep sell-off in oil. Chevron and Exxon Mobil were the biggest laggards on the Dow Jones...
The great cryptocurrency crash of 2018 is heading for its worst week yet, having wiped out more than $965 billion so far.
Under assault by regulators and critics in the U.S. and Europe, the social network's stock is cheaper than McDonald's or Walmart
A growing number of shoppers will be supporting their independent neighborhood bookstores on Small Business Saturday
The stock market got creamed again Monday, with the Dow Jones industrial average falling 395.78 points to 25,017.44. The decline comes after a couple of solid gains during trading last week. I want to... remind you of something I've been saying for a long time. Traders push stock prices higher on options expiration weeks. And...
You'll fail a lot but you'll learn as an entrepreneur from your failures, says Mohamed Al Awadhi.
The world learned this week what I figured out a while back: Facebook is not run by people with business management skills. In a New York Times piece last week, we were told that Mark Zuckerberg and... Sheryl Sandberg essentially decided to put profits before platform security during the Russian hacking investigation. In one scene,...
Acreage Holdings, the cannabis company that touts ex-House Speaker John Boehner as a high-profile board member, didn't fire up on its first day of trading. In fact, the pot company's first day of... trading in Canada, where marijuana-equity speculating is becoming a popular sport, was decidedly meh. Acreage shares added 2.5 percent on its debut,...
IT IS A tale that might have been written by Shakespeare. It features hubris, nemesis and partial redemption, as well as clashing personalities and losses in the billions of dollars. And it all takes... place in the most unlikely of dramatic settings: a Finnish boardroom. Risto Siilasmaa is the chairman of Nokia, which is today a very different and much smaller company than in 2008 when he joined its board as a non-executive director. His book* recounts the gripping saga of how Nokia was driven out of the mobile-phone business it dominated, and had to reinvent itself. When Apple launched the iPhone in 2007, Nokia at first seemed to view it as a niche competitor with a high price-tag that would capture only a small slice of the market. After all, Nokia's phones appeared to have all the bells...
In-depth thinking isn’t the solution to every problem.
Wall Street took another beating Monday as major indexes plunged on global growth worries and as former tech darlings continued to lose their luster. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 602.12... points -- or, 2.32 percent -- in Monday's session, hobbled by Goldman Sachs and Apple, which were down 7.5 percent and 5 percent, respectively....