NEW YORK — Major U.S. stock indexes set records again today as energy companies continued to climb following international deals that will cut oil production. Big-name technology companies like Apple and IBM also traded higher …
Well, this isn't surprising: following a somewhat underwhelming presentation from Microsoft after unveiling the Xbox One (where are the games?), Sony's stock jumped up. Here's a comparison, with Sony's graph up top. Mind that the …
Though I'd love to take credit if it were due, I have to say I'm skeptical that my single-sourced report about Windows 8 possibly being released to manufacturing in April 2012 is the reason Microsoft stock has been up this week. It's not as …
Tenet Healthcare's stock price jumped 9% Wednesday as securities firm Susquehanna boosted the system's rating to positive from neutral. The price leap put Tenet's stock in positive territory for 2016. It ended the day at $31.73, up $2.69 …
Tesla, Inc. has been keeping its word on hitting Model 3 production targets and financial goals – at least compared to what happened with the delayed schedules of the luxury Model S and Model X launches in recent years. CEO Elon Musk …
The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own. The Chicago Stock Exchange is so obscure that Google doesn’t even know who’s behind it. Plug the question into the search engine, and up pops the logo …
One way to do this is to compute the percentage of total market capitalization, or the value of the entire stock market relative to the U.S. Gross National Product. Using this method, the current market is moderately overvalued. Another …
This post is part of the On the Margin blog. McDonald’s Corp. stock has been on an amazing winning streak over the past year, rising nearly 40 percent as investors cheered improving sales and the company’s plans to remain on top of the …
Pity Monsanto, the genetically modified seed and agrichemical giant. Its share price has plunged 25 percent since the spring. Market prices for corn and soybeans are in the dumps, meaning Monsanto’s main customers—farmers who …
One year removed from completing six terms in the U.S. House of Representatives, former 3rd District Rep. Brian Baird may have discovered a secret for getting things done in the Nation's Capital: Use a public forum to embarrass someone, …