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 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.
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…
Amazon.com, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMZN) finally made it Down Under this week, launching its e-commerce platform in Australia. The move is a big step in Amazon’s global push, but analysts say it may take a while for the company to work out the kinks.
Most Apple Inc. (Nasdaq: AAPL) analysts agree that 2018 will be all about the iPhone X for Apple, but some investors are already growing concerned about where the company will turn next to sustain its long-term growth.
Home Depot Inc (NYSE: HD) and T-Mobile Us Inc (TMUS) are the latest companies to announce they will be committing billions of dollars buying back shares of company stock.
Ford Motor Co (NYSE: F) has taken a lot of heat from investors for arriving late to the game with driverless and electric vehicle technology. Now, however, a new partnership with China’s Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) suggests Ford is open to new ideas when it comes to the future of auto sales.
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…
For technology investors, the cloud is certainly not a new investment concept. However, even in 2018, the cloud services technology supercycle is just getting started and Microsoft Corporation (Nasdaq: MSFT) is becoming a larger part of the equation.
Snap Inc (NYSE: SNAP) got off to a bumpy start as a publicly traded stock in 2017, but it is soaring more than 8 percent on Tuesday morning after Barclays said it’s finally time for investors to jump in and buy the stock.