U.S. stocks fell from record highs on Tuesday and the Nasdaq dropped below 5,000 a day after passing that milestone for the first time since the dot-com era 15 years ago.
Target CEO Brian Cornell laid out his road map for the company at an investor meeting on Tuesday, including plans to cut costs, bolster food offerings and expand through new urban locations.
Trian asked that DuPont use a universal proxy card at its 2014 annual shareholder meeting this spring, potentially allowing for rank and file shareholders to vote for its board nominees even if they w
Citing strong holiday sales and better-than expected quarterly earnings, Best Buy announced its first stock buybacks since 2012. The company will repurchase shares totaling $1 billion over the next t
The new limited partners in the Chicago Cubs were a mystery until now.
It's a wrap for Harpo Studios in Chicago.
Walgreen says onetime chief financial officer Wade Miquelon — who is suing the company for defamation — is no longer eligible for his $3.2 million severance.
Vacuum cleaner enthusiasts — are you out there? — take note: Dyson's first U.S. pop-up store will be open for the next two months at Westfield's Old Orchard shopping center in Skokie.
As the saying goes, there are many possible reasons for an insider to sell a stock, but only one reason to buy -- they expect to make money. So let's look at two noteworthy recent insider buys.
For 2015, Intel's key goal is to improve its profitability in the mobile segment as the company believes that it has done a good job establishing itself as one of the top producers of silicon in table
An important factor behind the notable increase in profitability for the credit card industry over recent years has been the marked reduction in loan charge-off rates from the highs witnessed in late
The crux is that the company is making some significant moves to expand in a market with strong growth potential. Cancer drugs have traditionally been much less effective as compared to drugs catering
We think the industry dynamics are clearly unfavorable for Zynga, as many of the Porter Five Forces indicate a high level of threat. Although already intense, the competitive rivalry within the indust
For this quarter, we expect the company's revenues to grow on a year-over-year basis on the back of strong demand for panels (the company has guided shipments of over 1 GW for the quarter), although m
A study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages shows that FedEx Corp (NYSE: FDX) is the #50 broker analyst pick among those stocks screened by The Online Investor for strong stock buyback
At Holdings Channel, we have reviewed 3,990 13F filings for the 12/31/2014 reporting period, and looked at the various S&P 500 components held by each of these reporting hedge funds and other 13F
When hedge fund manager "titans" think alike, investors are wise to pay attention. At Holdings Channel, we have reviewed 3,990 13F filings for the 12/31/2014 reporting period, and noticed that Valeant
Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, in trading on Tuesday, shares of Broadridge Financial Solutions (NYSE: BR) were yielding above the 2% mark based on its quarterly divide
In trading on Tuesday, shares of Cenovus Energy Inc. (Toronto: CVE) were yielding above the 5% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $1.0648), with the stock changing hands as low as $21
Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, in trading on Tuesday, shares of East West Bancorp, Inc (NASD: EWBC) were yielding above the 2% mark based on its quarterly dividend (an
Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, in trading on Tuesday, shares of Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) were yielding above the 3% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annu
The rupee weakened five paise on Tuesday to end at 61.92 a dollar against the previous close of 61.87 on sustained demand for the American currency from banks and importers. After opening almost f...
Investors with a short-term horizon can buy the stock of Tinplate Company of India at current levels. The stock’s key long-term support band between ?55 and ?57 halted its intermediate-term...
JPMorgan Chase & Co. and the Justice Department reached a $50 million settlement over allegations that bank employees fraudulently “robo-signed” tens of thousands of bankruptcy documents in the a
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India is seeking to suspend trading in shares of companies it plans to sell stakes as part of a plan to raise $11.2 billion from asset sales next financial year. The finance ministry has proposed to t
The real estate industry was hoping for sops in the Budget. However, those hopes did not fructify with few references to the industry. There are only two changes that directly affected the real estate
Gaming revenue in Macau fell by a record amount in February. Investor confidence aside, the picture isn?t pretty.
In trading on Tuesday, oil & gas exploration & production shares were relative leaders, up on the day by about 2.3%. Leading the group were shares of Hercules Offshore (HERO), up about 2
In trading on Tuesday, general contractors & builders shares were relative laggards, down on the day by about 2.5%. Helping drag down the group were shares of Tri Pointe Homes (TPH), down ab
In trading on Tuesday, the SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF (XOP) is outperforming other ETFs, up about 2.3% on the day. Components of that ETF showing particular stre
The First Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund ETF (FTC) is seeing unusually high volume in afternoon trading Tuesday, with over 754,000 shares traded versus three month average volume of about 83,000
Best Buy (BBY) declared a special, one-time dividend of $0.51 per share and a regular quarterly dividend of $0.23 per share. The special cash dividend and the regular quarterly cash dividend wil
A study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages shows that WABCO Holdings Inc (NYSE: WBC) is the #49 broker analyst pick among those stocks screened by The Online Investor for strong stock