Can Discovery Communications Survive in a Streaming TV World?

Can Discovery Communications Survive in a Streaming TV World?

Cable cutting has wreaked havoc on the traditional paid-television industry, and Discovery Communications (NASDAQ:DISCA) has been no exception. The global multichannel network has been investing in digital distribution, but those investments have yet to gain traction. Finding space in the media world Discovery Communications has carved out a niche for itself in the media industry → Read More

How a Trump Presidency Will Affect Industrials

How a Trump Presidency Will Affect Industrials

This podcast was recorded on Nov. 10, 2016. Sean O'Reilly: The other thing I wanted to touch upon briefly was the industrial space. In tandem with the commodity cycle right now, as well as low oil prices, because you need a Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT) truck to get oil sands, we're all connected. One of our writers, Neha Chamaria, she wrote a fantastic piece → Read More

Samsung Takes a Big Hit in the Smartphone Market

Samsung Takes a Big Hit in the Smartphone Market

South Korean conglomerate Samsung (NASDAQOTH:SSNLF) already reported that third-quarter earnings took a massive hit following the global recall and subsequent discontinuation of the Galaxy Note 7. Operating profit in the company's all-important mobile division got crushed, falling an astounding 98% sequentially in the third quarter. For context, mobile operating profits comprised over half of total → Read More

Why Abercrombie & Fitch Co. Stock Dropped Today

Why Abercrombie & Fitch Co. Stock Dropped Today

What happened Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE:ANF) stock was getting ripped apart today after the teen apparel retailer turned in another disappointing earnings report. As of 12:00 p.m. EST, the stock was down 14.1%. So what Performance at the retailer was challenged across the board as comparable sales fell 6%, dropping 14% at namesake Abercrombie & → Read More

Schlumberger's Management Is Calling This the Bottom for Oil

Schlumberger's Management Is Calling This the Bottom for Oil

For several quarters, Schlumberger‘s (NYSE:SLB) management team has probably been the most pessimistic about when the recovery for the oil and gas market might come. Yet after a couple years of pessimism, the company's executives seem to think that this is the bottom in terms of oil and gas. For anyone invested in the oil → Read More

FireEye Announces New Head of Worldwide Sales

FireEye Announces New Head of Worldwide Sales

What happened After months of searching, cybersecurity vendor FireEye (NASDAQ:FEYE) has announced that Bill Robbins will join FireEye as its new executive vice president of worldwide sales, reporting directly to CEO Kevin Mandia. Robbins has over two decades of leadership experience in cybersecurity and technology, previously working for Symantec and Nuance Communications. His most recent → Read More

Why Warren Buffett Waited So Long to Discuss Wells Fargo's Fake Account Scandal

Why Warren Buffett Waited So Long to Discuss Wells Fargo's Fake Account Scandal

In the two months following revelations of Wells Fargo‘s (NYSE:WFC) fake-account scandal, there was a deafening silence coming from Omaha, Nebraska, the home of the bank's biggest shareholder — Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK-A) (NYSE:BRK-B). Buffett admitted to speaking briefly with former Wells Fargo chairman and CEO John Stumpf after Stumpf's interview with CNBC's Jim → Read More

'Fantastic Beasts' hopes to find 'Harry Potter' fans this weekend

'Fantastic Beasts' hopes to find 'Harry Potter' fans this weekend

‘Fantastic Beasts' is a return to the magic of childhood It's easy to sell audiences on Harry Potter, but selling them on Newt Scamander may be another story. That's the challenge for Warner Bros. this weekend as it introduces “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.” The film, starring Eddie Redmayne as magical zoologist Scamander, → Read More

McDonald's CEO on Trump transition: 'No one likes uncertainty'

McDonald's CEO on Trump transition: 'No one likes uncertainty'

McDonald's CEO: We are modernizing your burger experience McDonald's CEO Steve Easterbrook thinks the economic uncertainty that existed in the months before the election will continue for “the next couple months at least” as President-elect Donald Trump wrestles with his transition. “We all want a stable, consistent growth economy,” Easterbrook told CNNMoney's Cristina Alesci. Uncertainty → Read More

Will Donald Trump's Mexican tariffs kill the small car?

Will Donald Trump's Mexican tariffs kill the small car?

Ford CEO: Trump is wrong on U.S. jobs Donald Trump's plans to fight Mexican imports could essentially kill the small car for many American drivers. His vow to impose a 35% tariff on cars imported from Mexico may just mean that automakers simply stop making many of the small, cheaper cars on the road in → Read More

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