Microsoft Has Fighting Words for Apple

Microsoft Has Fighting Words for Apple

Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) and Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) both hosted product events in October, and something unexpected happened: The tech media and industry critics lauded the innovative new Surface Studio while Apple received an unprecedented wave of user backlash over the new MacBook Pro. If the events were competing, Microsoft emerged as a clear winner in terms of → Read More

Why Analysts Are Wrong About Hewlett Packard Enterprise Stock

Why Analysts Are Wrong About Hewlett Packard Enterprise Stock

Uncertainty is a concern for investors and analysts alike, so perhaps it’s the pending changes at Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE:HPE) that are to blame for the bearishness around it. HP Enterprise stock ended trading Friday at $24.51 a share with an average target price of $25 equal to all of 2% upside. Those tepid attitudes could → Read More

Remember: OPEC almost always cheats

Remember: OPEC almost always cheats

Why OPEC is cutting oil production Oil is on a roll. The price of a barrel of crude oil hit $54.51 Monday, the highest level yet in 2016. It sounds as if the world’s epic oil glut will finally come to an end after OPEC finally agreed to cut production in November. Even Russia, Mexico, → Read More

Get your boring car into the holiday spririt

Get your boring car into the holiday spririt

For just $130 you can make your classic Ford Mustang look…. like it has a toy Christmas tree on it. Those reindeer antlers were cute the first time I saw them. With the big red Rudolph nose on the grill, they almost made a crossover SUV look like a giant rolling reindeer head. Almost. Now → Read More

How Donald Trump might handle conflicts of interest

How Donald Trump might handle conflicts of interest

Trump’s foreign conflicts of interest aren’t going away President-elect Donald Trump is holding a press conference Thursday to explain his plan to avoid conflicts of interest posed by his businesses. Experts in government ethics have put forth a number of ways Trump could relinquish control of his business empire, from carefully constructed arrangements involving his → Read More

Top Oil Stocks to Buy After OPEC's “Shock and Awe” One-Two Punch

Top Oil Stocks to Buy After OPEC's “Shock and Awe” One-Two Punch

After several failed attempts, OPEC shocked the oil market at the end of November by agreeing to a coordinated production cut of 1.2 million barrels per day. However, it’s not stopping there. This weekend, it persuaded 11 non-member countries to join in and reduce their output, which will take another 558,000 barrels per day off → Read More

Why Akorn, Inc. Shares Are Surging 10%

Why Akorn, Inc. Shares Are Surging 10%

What happened After the company announced that an important facility was recently reinspected by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, and that no Form 483 deficiencies were observed, shares in Akorn (NASDAQ:AKRX) rallied 10% earlier today. So what A June inspection of Akorn’s Decatur, Illinois facility resulted in a number of Form 483 deficiencies involving → Read More

Why Depomed Inc. Got Wacked Today

Why Depomed Inc. Got Wacked Today

What happened Depomed (NASDAQ:DEPO) is down more than 10% at 2:46 p.m. EST after Mark Timney, the CEO of privately held Purdue Pharma, said his company wasn’t looking to buy the fellow drugmaker. So what There was no hemming or hawing in Timney’s statement to Bloomberg Technology. “If you ask me outright if we are → Read More

Bed Bath & Beyond's Latest E-Tail Purchase Seems Too Little, Too Late

Bed Bath & Beyond's Latest E-Tail Purchase Seems Too Little, Too Late

Bed Bath & Beyond (NASDAQ:BBBY) recently announced the purchase of e-retailer PersonalizationMall.com, which specializes in personalized products for your home. The home goods retailer stated the acquisition will grow its Product Personalization category, as well as support its existing online store. The newest addition to the Bed Bath & Beyond family is in line with → Read More

Tax filing season officially begins on…

Tax filing season officially begins on…

6 tax questions you’re too embarrassed to ask There may be talk of tax cuts and big changes to the tax code next year. But none of that will affect your 2016 taxes, which you still have to file with Uncle Sam. The IRS said it will start accepting federal income tax returns on Monday, → Read More

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