Alphabet Stock Is on Track for a Great 2018

Alphabet Inc (Nasdaq: GOOGL, GOOG) had a bit of a hiccup in the past couple of weeks, dropping more than 4.5 percent as investors took profits on 2017 gains. However, the stock has since bounced back, and GBH Insights chief strategy officer and head of technology research Daniel Ives says long-term investors shouldn’t worry about short-term market volatility…

Dollar General Beats Revenue Expectations

Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: DG) has been one of the stars of a struggling U.S. retail sector in 2017, and that star shone brightly in the third quarter. On Thursday morning, the company reported revenue that topped expectations and mostly maintained its full-year guidance despite taking a hit from hurricanes in the third quarter.

Bitcoin Catches Fire Ahead of Futures Launch

Investors are clamoring for any opportunity to trade bitcoin, and now major market exchanges are battling to be the first to provide that opportunity. This week, CBOE Global Markets announced that it will launch bitcoin futures trading starting on Sunday, eight days ahead of competitor CME Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: CME). Nasdaq (NDAQ) has also said it will…

SpaceX Is Just the Thing to Help Tesla Stock

At first glance, it may seem as if building an affordable, long-range electric automobile and putting a man on Mars have very little to do with one another. However, Morgan Stanley analyst Adam Jonas says that electric vehicle and battery storage company Tesla Inc (Nasdaq: TSLA) and commercial spaceflight company SpaceX may end up sharing more than a…