Facebook, Amazon, Netflix and Google still rule tech

Facebook, Amazon, Netflix and Google still rule tech

Facebook CEO: ‘We’re a technology company. We’re not a media company.’ Facebook’s outlook for 2017 disappointed investors, and the stock fell about 5% Thursday morning as a result. But Facebook is still red hot on Wall Street. So are three other tech stocks that make up the so-called FANG of Four. Read More

The Macau Recovery Is Here… Maybe

The Macau Recovery Is Here… Maybe

In late summer and early fall there were signs that Macau may finally be on a path to recovery. August gaming revenue rose 1.1%, and September revenue was up 7.4% after Wynn Resorts (NASDAQ:WYNN) opened Wynn Palace and Las Vegas Sands (NYSE:LVS) opened The Parisian. But recently released gaming data from October shows that the → Read More

Marathon Oil Corporation Stock Jumps on Strong Earnings and Outlook

Marathon Oil Corporation Stock Jumps on Strong Earnings and Outlook

What happened Shares of Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) surged on Thursday morning after the driller reported strong third-quarter results. By 11:00 a.m. EDT, the stock was up more than 13%. So what Marathon Oil reported an adjusted loss of $0.97 million, or $0.11 per share during the third quarter. However, that was significantly less than the → Read More

Why Fitbit Inc. Just Lost a Third of Its Value

Why Fitbit Inc. Just Lost a Third of Its Value

What happened Fitbit Inc. (NYSE:FIT) stock had its worst single day ever on Thursday after the company’s disappointing Q3 earnings showed a reasonable quarter but guided for a lousy fourth quarter, which includes the all-important holiday season. As of 11 a.m. EDT, the stock was down 30%. So what For the third quarter, Fitbit’s sales → Read More

Wells Fargo's legal mess just got worse

Wells Fargo's legal mess just got worse

Wells Fargo scandal explained Wells Fargo is catching even more heat for alleged bad behavior, this time from the powerful SEC. The Securities and Exchange Commission’s investigation was revealed by Wells Fargo in a regulatory filing Thursday. It joins an increasingly-long list of government agencies probing Wells Fargo (WFC) for issues related to the creation → Read More

Wells Fargo's legal mess just got worse

Wells Fargo's legal mess just got worse

Wells Fargo scandal explained Wells Fargo is catching even more heat for alleged bad behavior, this time from the powerful SEC. The Securities and Exchange Commission’s investigation was revealed by Wells Fargo in a regulatory filing Thursday. It joins an increasingly-long list of government agencies probing Wells Fargo (WFC) for issues related to the creation → Read More

Dividend Investors: Meet the New HCP, Inc.

Dividend Investors: Meet the New HCP, Inc.

As of October 31, 2016, HCP, Inc. (NYSE:HCP) completed its planned spin-off of its skilled nursing/post-acute care properties into a newly created REIT known as Quality Care Properties (NYSE:QCP), or QCP for short. Since the goal was to leave HCP with a stable portfolio of high-quality healthcare properties and produce a steady stream of income → Read More

One simple rule that can change bad credit card behavior

One simple rule that can change bad credit card behavior

Chip credit cards: Slower but safer There’s evidence that using cash instead of credit can help consumers cut spending, but it can be hard to put this bit of financial wisdom into practice. After all, credit cards are more convenient than cash, and using them affords some benefits and protections cash can’t provide. But a → Read More

One simple rule that can change bad credit card behavior

One simple rule that can change bad credit card behavior

Chip credit cards: Slower but safer There’s evidence that using cash instead of credit can help consumers cut spending, but it can be hard to put this bit of financial wisdom into practice. After all, credit cards are more convenient than cash, and using them affords some benefits and protections cash can’t provide. But a → Read More

British media obsess about Prince Harry's new date, an American divorcee

British media obsess about Prince Harry's new date, an American divorcee

CNN review: ‘The Crown’ oozes class Prince Harry is rumored to have a new girlfriend and not only is she not British (she is American), but she is also divorced (shocking!) and biracial — and the British tabloids are going absolutely nuts. The woman in question is actress Meghan Markle, best known for her role → Read More

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