Since my first foray into the stock-trading mini-game hidden within Grand Theft Auto V, I’ve continued to play the markets on my own, amassing several million dollars through a combination of fortuitous trades and shady insider dealings. To …
Apple may have created two new iPhones, but the latest models weren't enough to impress investors and analysts. Shares of Apple (AAPL) tumbled more than 5% Wednesday. That drop, combined Tuesday's 2% slide in the stock, has erased …
(Scott Eells / Bloomberg) Tribune staff report Kraft 'social stock plan' lets investors buy fractional shares and reinvest dividends with no fees Kraft Foods Group Inc. said Friday that it is offering up to 1.5 million shares of stock via a "social …
After a disappointing start to the 2015 season, the Chicago Bears recorded their first victory of the season in Week 4 at home against the Oakland Raiders. The Bears improved to 1-3 on the year, and they are set to take on the Kansas City …
If you’re one of the estimated 15 million people who bought Grand Theft Auto V and have been playing it since it came out last week, you’ve probably spent a lot of time killing gang members, plotting jewelry-store heists, and rendezvousing at …
Disclaimer: I am not a lawyer or tax attorney. Please consult with one before making any financial decisions as to what to do or not do with your options. Stock options are complicated; the paperwork that accompanies them can sometimes …
Contrarian-style investing is regaining its luster. After underperforming the broader market from late 2013 to the end of last year, contrarian picks – those stocks lagging in price, but with improving fundamentals – beat the S&P 500 in the first ...
Apple's stock fell as much as 5% after its iPhone 4S announcement Tuesday, illustrating that the news failed to wow investors. The drop, however, came as the market was also down. At press time the Dow was down about 1.5% and …
Facebook today announced that it will acquire WhatsApp for a combined $16 billion in cash and stock. WhatsApp’s …
The Jacksonville Jaguars suffered their most painful loss of the season this past Saturday. The Indianapolis Colts have looked vulnerable all season, and with star quarterback Andrew Luck out with injury, it seemed like the Jaguars would …