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Wind Power: A New Service Industry

Source: Vestas Wind Systems


Unlike the solar industry, which has numerous manufacturers of solar panels, the wind industry has...

Dow Gains Again Despite McDonald's Poor Report; Yum! Brands Jumps After Hours

Earnings season propelled stocks higher again today as the broad market notched its sixth-straight gain, with M&A activity...

Cree Inc Tumbles on Mixed Results, Ambivalent Forecast

Image source: Cree.

Cree just reported results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2014. The report didn't impress investors, and...

Will the Downside Continue for Noble Corp?

This year will be a tough one for offshore drilling companies, and Noble Corp  is no exception. The rig market remains oversupplied; Noble...

Housing Recovery Slows, but Markets Charge Higher

More data showing a slowing housing market hasn't stopped the Dow Jones Industrial Average and other stock indexes from...

Yet Another Plunge Forecast for Deepwater Drillers

It seems that just about every analyst can't wait to forecast a potential plunge in deepwater and offshore drillers. The latest is an analyst...

PS4 vs. Xbox One: Sony Pulls Further Ahead in Console Race

When one company screams from the rooftop how well it is doing and its rival maintains an ominous silence it says a lot about how each...

The Fed's Janet Yellen Could Be Annaly Capital Management's Best Friend

On Wednesday, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said the central bank will keep interest rates very low for the foreseeable future, even...

Does the Gnip Deal Make Twitter Inc. Stock a Buy?

Twitter stock has reversed course in recent days thanks to its purchase of social data supplier Gnip. Should investors expect the...

What Are Yum! and McDonald's Biggest Risks and Chipotle's Best Asset?

Chipotle Mexican Grill, has started to attack Yum! Brands and McDonald's , though not directly of course. Rather, the burrito maker...

RadioShack: This Is Your Second Warning

U.S. stocks managed to post their fourth consecutive winning day on Thursday for a perfect 4-0 record in an abbreviated trading...

IBM Sees Yet Another Quarter of Falling Revenue

Shares of IBM fell today, after the company announced its first-quarter earnings after market close yesterday. Revenue fell yet again for...

2014: The Year of Resurgence for the Canadian Energy Sector

2014 is proving to be a year of resurgence for the Canadian energy sector, supported by strong commodity prices and a weaker Canadian dollar....

Why RadioShack Corporation Stock Short-Circuited

Although we don't believe in timing the market or panicking over market movements, we do like to keep an eye on big changes -- just in...

These 3 Tech Stocks are Plunging

The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down just five points as of 11:30 a.m. EDT. IBM was the index's worst performer, falling...

Stock Market Today: Pepsi Pops and GE is Feeling "Positive"

The Dow Jones Industrial Average has gained 14 points in pre-market trading, suggesting a modestly positive start to the stock...

Does Keurig Green Mountain Play Fair?

Keurig Green Mountain , the maker of Keurig homebrew coffee machines, has been on a roll lately. A February investment from Coca-Cola...

Why Linear Technology, ADTRAN, and ASML Holding Tumbled Today

The stock market has been extremely volatile lately, with alternating bouts of euphoria and despair whipsawing major-market...

Will A Bet on This Gambling Giant Pay Off?


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Owning property at the corporate level can be both a blessing and a curse. It ensures control...

Delta Air Lines Keeps Soaring; the Dow Rallies 162 Points on Fed Remarks

Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen, who assumed leadership at the U.S. central bank in February, has made one thing crystal...

Diageo Overpays for World Whisky Domination

Source: United Spirits.

Parsimony may have cost Diageo  the chance to control the largest distiller in the world's largest whisky...