business

Is Facebook Threatened by Twitter?

Twitter recently expanded its partnership with research firm Kantar. The partnership will mark the start of a program to make a better use...

Goldcorp Inc Raises Offer for Osisko

In a previous article, I had suggested that instead of getting into a bidding war, Goldcorp might prefer to walk away from the Osisko Mining...

A Secure Place to Store Your Money

In this industry, well-run companies manage profit margins anywhere from 25% to 40%. Yet this industry passes the Peter Lynch tests of...

Apple's Nearly Back at $500 -- Time to Buy?

For many years, Apple represented a surefire way to beat the market. With iPod, iPhone, and iPad sales exploding, investors couldn't get...

Upside for Silver Standard Resources Inc Might Be Limited

If a miner has only one producing mine, this mine must deliver stable performance. This was the case for Silver Standard Resources , which...

The Coca-Cola Company is Keeping the Dow Afloat Today, but it Can't Hold Back the Tech Crash

American markets are having a very difficult time pushing higher of late. Entering the month of April, the Dow Jones Industrial Average very...

Why You Should Buy Apple Before the iPhone 6

Although tech giant Apple has roughly matched the Nasdaq's performance over the last 12 months when taking into account the recent tech...

Samsung's Botched Apple Rip-Off Is a Blown Opportunity for eBay

Apple wasn't the first company to offer a smartphone with a fingerprint scanner, but it seems to have ignited a trend. Following the...