Electronic-Commerce

Groupon Inc: An Investment Deal

The selling off of top Internet and momentum names this month has really taken its toll on Groupon . Shares are already down down 40%...

Pier 1 Looks Set to Deliver Gains

Home-goods retailer Pier 1 Imports is another example of a brick-and-mortar business working fast to adapt to industry change. The company's...

Solar Energy Headed for a Record Year

2014 is off to a hot start in the solar industry, and Solarbuzz recently projected that 9 GW of solar was installed worldwide in the first...

As the Nasdaq Plunges, Does the Dow Really Matter Anymore?

The Dow Jones Industrials  gave up its early gain Thursday to fall 130 points, or 0.8% as of 12:30 p.m. EDT. But as has happened with...

Trust Mark Zuckerberg: Facebook's Moon-Shooting Strategy Will Pay Off

Many investors were scratching their heads after Facebook  paid a total of $21 billion for messaging app WhatsApp and virtual-reality...

Will Staples Remain a Staple for Its Customers?


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An increasing number of distributors are fighting for their survival in a changing competitive landscape and ...

Alcatel-Lucent: A Turnaround You Shouldn't Miss

Betting on a turnaround can prove to be a very lucrative investment if you pick the right company. It isn't as easy as it sounds, as...