Apple Inc.'s Got a Big Watch Problem

Apple Inc.'s Got a Big Watch Problem

Just a few months ago, Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) made a couple of announcements around its Apple Watch product category. In a nutshell, it released a new Apple Watch Series 2 device with improved internals, a better screen, water resistance, and integrated GPS. It also updated the internals of the original Apple Watch to include the same → Read More

Burger King, Panera Bread Bring Home the Bacon

Burger King, Panera Bread Bring Home the Bacon

When in doubt, add bacon. At a time when fast-food chains have turned to increasingly ridiculous ways to get attention (grilled cheese pizza crust and the Whopperrito to name two), Restaurant Brands International‘s (NYSE:QSR) Burger King and Panera Bread (NASDAQ:PNRA) have returned to the idea that bacon makes everything better. Though they are taking very different approaches to → Read More

FedEx Stock Split: Will It Ever Happen Again?

FedEx Stock Split: Will It Ever Happen Again?

It’s hard for people to believe today, but it used to take a lot longer for things to get from point A to point B. FedEx (NYSE:FDX) played an instrumental role in changing that, bringing express delivery into the mainstream and transforming the expectations that people have for getting the essential goods they need as → Read More

How Seagate Technology PLC Jumped 14% Higher in September

How Seagate Technology PLC Jumped 14% Higher in September

What happened Shares of Seagate Technology (NASDAQ:STX) rose 14.3% in September 2016, according to data from S&P Global Market Intelligence. The surge started with a rosy guidance update from rival hard-drive builder Western Digital (NASDAQ:WDC). The move was later sustained by more good tidings about the health of the global PC market, along with a → Read More

5 Warren Buffett Tax Facts We Just Learned

5 Warren Buffett Tax Facts We Just Learned

In the second presidential debate, Republican candidate Donald Trump made certain claims about Warren Buffett’s tax history, specifically that Buffett takes massive deductions and takes advantage of the tax laws. While these assertions may be true to a certain extent (everyone who deducts anything “takes advantage” of the tax laws), Buffett was quick to set → Read More

Delta expects airfares to keep falling

Delta expects airfares to keep falling

What is a low-cost carrier? Fares keep falling at Delta Air Lines, and the airline says it expects them to lose altitude the rest of the year. The airline reported Thursday that a key measure of airfares was down almost 7% in the three months ending in September, compared with a year ago. And fares → Read More

Will Accessories Help or Hurt Fitbit?

Will Accessories Help or Hurt Fitbit?

The bling is coming for Fitbit (NYSE:FIT) customers. The leading player in the booming connected health and fitness market introduced the pre-sale global availability of new accessory bands for its Fitbit Alta fitness tracker yesterday. These new accessories allow Alta wearers to swap out their bands for more fashionable alternatives.  The new accessories aren’t a surprise. The bands → Read More

Watch Out, AbbVie: Johnson & Johnson Is Nipping at Your Heels

Watch Out, AbbVie: Johnson & Johnson Is Nipping at Your Heels

AbbVie‘s (NYSE:ABBV) Humira reigns as the most successful treatment around for several autoimmune diseases, including rheumatoid arthritis and Crohn’s disease. In 2015, the drug generated a whopping $14 billion in sales. Could Humira be dethroned, though? AbbVie has plenty of rivals working hard to take market share away from the company’s top-selling drug. One of → Read More

CSX Holds Up Despite Ongoing Railroad Industry Weakness

CSX Holds Up Despite Ongoing Railroad Industry Weakness

For years, the railroad industry has worked hard to respond to tough conditions in what used to be its core markets, adapting specifically to the plunging demand for coal. CSX (NASDAQ:CSX) in particular historically got a lot of its business from serving the coal industry, given its geographical emphasis on the Appalachian region of the → Read More

This robot will rake your leaves and shovel snow

This robot will rake your leaves and shovel snow

This robot will cut grass and shovel your snow For anyone who hates doing yard work, your new best friend may have arrived. A New York startup unveiled Kobi on Thursday, a robot it says can autonomously shovel snow, collect leaves and cut grass. “We’re on a mission to help people not spend time on → Read More

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