Benzinga just announced $3 million in new funding led by WorldQuant Ventures, LLC. That’s a huge accomplishment for the relatively small Benzinga team. In the past couple of years that I’ve contributed to Benzinga, I can honestly say that I couldn’t have possibly been treated better. I can’t speak for the entire company, but the…
Several weeks ago, Facebook Inc FB posted on its “Advertiser Help Center” that the company has repeatedly miscalculated a key advertising metric called “Average Duration of Video Viewed.”
Last night’s presidential debate drew a massive audience of November voters. A number of Americans took to Twitter Inc TWTR to comment on the debate in real time using hashtags such as #debatenight. Here’s a look at 12 of the best tweets of the night.
Following Monday’s presidential debate, many traders are now more uncertain than ever which candidate will be the next president and what that will mean for the economy and the stock market. With the November elections just weeks away, now may be the perfect time to try to “election-proof” your portfolio.
U.S. GDP growth in Q3 is on pace to come in at around +3.0 percent, suggesting that the economy is extremely strong headed into the end of the year. Unfortunately, Morgan Stanley analyst Ellen Zentner believes that 3.0 percent Q3 growth doesn’t paint an accurate picture of the economy’s most recent turn.
With October fast approaching, market analysts are turning their attention to the holiday shopping season to look for early indications of which trends will be the most popular among consumers this year. The latest data from TickerTags indicates that leather could be a big trend in the fashion world this holiday season.
It’s no secret that traditional cable TV networks have been under tremendous pressure from streaming “cord-cutter” competition likeNetflix, Inc. NFLX for years now. Despite Discovery Communications Inc DISCA’s relatively stable revenues, the latest data from TickerTags could be an indication of further subscription weakness ahead for Discovery.
Investors hoping for a bounce-back in DineEquity Inc DIN’s share price are facing some strong headwinds at the moment. In addition to generally weak trends in the restaurant business, the latest data from TickerTags indicates declining social media buzz related to two of DineEquity’s top brands.
McDonald’s Corporation MCD is changing the Happy Meal for the first time in more than 30 years.
Now that summer has officially come to an end, natural gas investors are shifting their focus to the upcoming winter weather season to determine whether or not a cold winter will help boost gas prices. The latest data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) suggests the upcoming winter weather will be difficult to predict.
Apple Inc. AAPL shares have stabilized in early Monday trading following a volatile Friday selloff on a report by GfK that the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus registered 25 percent lower sales in their opening weekend than the previous iPhone model.