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Fri, 21 Apr 2017 13:28:21 EDTVerizon was losing wireless subscribers at a big clip, until it began offering an unlimited plan.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:27:41 EDTThe Apple Watch turned 2 this week. Here’s what works, what doesn’t, and what still needs to change.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 01:12:18 EDTAfter a postelection run-up, bank stocks have fallen back to earth. Bank of America and others look like buys.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 01:22:55 EDTMaybe, just this once, a bell will actually ring as the market nears a top.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 06:14:32 EDTWhy top-ranked Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Income is buying AIG, Corning, GlaxoSmithKline, and more.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 12:53:53 EDTMost customers go to the big-box retailer for groceries, an area where Amazon has had limited success.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:48:26 EDTCan the fund-ratings firm remain impartial as it launches mutual funds?
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 09:53:46 EDTThe REIT is signing on new tenants who pay substantially more rent than did the closing Sears stores.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 02:00:09 EDTSarepta’s Duchenne muscular dystrophy drug could attract a deep-pocketed acquirer.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 11:34:48 EDTTesla has pioneered the market for long-range electric vehicles, but it has a whole new challenge when it comes to selling 18-wheelers.
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 15:53:33 EST
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:08:20 EDTDick’s Sporting Goods has launched its own line of athletic apparel that competes directly with Under Armour.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:34:31 EDTThe high-end grocer is facing increasing competition, but could fetch a nice premium if another company like Kroger tries to buy it.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 00:11:51 EDTIt’s outgrowing rivals and can fend off Amazon. The stock could rise 75% in three years.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 10:21:56 EDTOn Monday, Goldman Sachs said investors should sell GoPro’s stock. This, even with the shares down 90% since October 2014.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 02:10:33 EDTDavid Brown’s stakes in Ferrari, Fogo de Chão, and Aaron’s have helped put it in the top tier in performance.
Sat, 28 Jan 2017 02:44:24 ESTScott Black, Jeffrey Gundlach, Meryl Witmer, and Mario Gabelli offer investment picks for the new year.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 01:41:05 ESTGoogle plays catchup in cloud services, helped by artificial intelligence and machine learning.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 01:38:01 ESTFacing weak videogame sales, the company diversifies by selling AT&T phones and Apple products.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:54:38 EDTTesla sedans have an impressive range, but the electric cars still struggle to cover China’s vast expanse. And there aren’t enough charging stations yet.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 10:21:58 EDTThese companies blew past analyst estimates for first-quarter results and should continue to trade higher.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 02:02:33 EDTBespoke’s founders recall the financial crisis and the bull market. Hanging in until the market breaks down.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:13:36 EDTKey U.S. bank stocks could wake up and surge on Fed rate hike and French election results.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 21:05:53 EDTMarket breaks out of two-week losing streak, driven by a small number of large stocks.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:50:57 EDTThe retailer is accelerating plans to increase floor space for nutritious foods at the expense of confectionery.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:06:16 EDTBets on Tencent and Chinese insurers are paying off for BNP Paribas Investment Partner’s Arthur Kwong.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 02:54:29 EDTDespite the national narrative about America’s problems, Ed Hyman sees a flourishing real economy.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:57:40 EDTNike received a patent last week to make denim for skateboarders, BMX racers, and other extreme-sport athletes.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 12:22:46 EDTThose with 401(k) plans should take up the proverbial pitchforks if Congress takes aim at their tax benefits.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 11:20:28 EDTWhile French election results and U.S. earnings are bullish, concerns about economy and Trump linger.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:09:57 EDTTwo analysts lifted their price targets ahead of Thursday’s earnings report, arguing that Wall Street is missing some important positive factors.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 11:39:33 ESTBy offering an unlimited wireless data plan, Verizon is matching its rivals. But it might not be all good news for the company.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 16:15:26 EDTDon’t expect the casino giant to crap out this time when it reports first-quarter earnings.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 01:29:06 EDTWhile not foolproof, looking at how much of a company’s earnings are used to pay dividends is a basic measure of that payout’s sustainability and growth potential.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 21:03:09 EDTPrivate credit generates better yields than bonds and less volatility than other alternatives.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 09:42:40 EDTWall Street is largely cheering the company’s rally, but a contrarian sees risks in the months to come.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 12:40:10 EDTElon Musk said his company plans to unveil a big truck in September. Why that’s potentially bad news for the existing truck makers.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:54:18 EDTAs phones get more advanced, they’re also getting more fragile. Are consumers settling for form over function?
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 15:02:01 EDTT-Mobile remains the bright spot in the wireless industry, but that could just be pushing the company closer to a merger.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 01:47:46 EDTAfter Arconic CEO Kleinfeld’s ouster, tried-and-true Alcoa looks like a safer bet until a proxy fight is resolved.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 01:42:41 EDTMoney pouring into gold ETFs sets off a cascade of consequences, from an index rebalancing to funds that look a lot alike.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 16:13:11 EDTJohnson & Johnson’s revenue miss could be a buying opportunity now that its shares look more reasonably priced.
Wed, 01 Mar 2017 18:53:54 ESTYes, your retirement is still decades off. No, you can’t really afford to delay starting to fund it.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:50:15 EDTInvestors should expect a sharp rally if and when U.S.-led hostilities begin—if history is a reliable guide.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 12:59:57 EDTThe retailer will introduce new bras, upgrade its website, and roll out a global advertising campaign, an analyst notes.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 00:51:16 EDTThe promises for augmented reality may be less than meets the eye.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:54:43 EDTThe streaming service had been trying for years to gain access to the Chinese market.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 18:32:47 EDTInvestors are increasingly confident that AT&T’s purchase of Time Warner will be approved.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 00:51:45 EDTDefying expectations, these high-yielding stocks are up 13% year to date. As earnings season begins, can they keep the streak going?
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 02:05:17 EDTOvercapacity at the luxury watch brands has created a flood of inventory that is now being hawked online.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 11:21:39 EDTUnpredictability is typical at this point in the economic cycle, but also reflective of heightened policy uncertainty.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 07:40:06 EDTMKM Partners expects Alibaba shares will reach $130, further lifting Yahoo’s stock.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 17:53:32 EDTVisa’s second quarter earnings showed that India’s decision to phase out several of its cash bills paid off for the credit card companies.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 15:32:00 EDTA great many details are missing from the administration’s one-page outline, notably the price tag.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 05:54:18 EDTThe yield is slightly above the 10-year average, but growth has lagged historical trends the past two years.
Thu, 06 Apr 2017 15:15:54 EDTChris Davis once asked his grandfather to buy him lunch. Grandpa said no and told him how he could turn the missed lunch into $1,000.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 16:36:36 EDTWhile financials faded the past two months, tech held firm and consumer stocks neared new highs.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 14:02:41 EDTAn analyst says investors will stay the course, even if the next iPhone ends up being a few months late.
Sat, 15 Apr 2017 01:24:20 EDTRegeneron and Vertex could be winners as the biotech industry grapples with soaring prices.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 12:22:40 EDTParnassus Core Equity has topped the index over 10 years. Here’s what it’s buying now.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 14:08:12 EDTWhen is good not enough? When you’re Schwab and deliver terrific results yet see your stock fall.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 12:58:36 EDTAhead of Amazon’s first-quarter earnings report, Maxim Group increases its price target by $60.
Mon, 20 Jun 2016 16:56:44 EDTOur ranking of the top-performing funds.
Tue, 21 Jun 2016 15:58:46 EDTDavid Tepper’s Appaloosa and Ken Griffin’s Citadel return this year but No. 1 on the Barron’s Penta list is a very big surprise.
Fri, 31 Mar 2017 15:25:38 EDTWe applaud attempts at humor, but T-Mobile’s April Fools’ Day joke is more revealing than funny.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 12:00:23 EDTFidelity takes the top spot, with Interactive Brokers and TD Ameritrade right on its heels
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 13:06:53 EDTAnnuities are about to get a makeover with new rules, low interest rates, and longer lives. Our annual ranking will point you to the best choices.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 14:32:35 EDTBarron’s annual list shows that the top 10 firms have acquired 82% of assets in accounts over $5 million.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 13:28:16 EDTOne analyst thinks that sales of the Model S and Model X are slumping, and that’s a bigger deal than the market seems to realize.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 13:30:03 EDTBig Blue shares are in the red and poised to fall further as “gross margins continue to deteriorate.”
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 19:08:26 EDTOur winners are dealing with mood swings among clients, as things heat up in Washington.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 17:52:08 EDTGlobal tensions combine to push the precious metal higher. But the rally may be short-lived.
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 14:25:29 ESTInterest rates have risen much further and faster than expected since November. But don’t expect them to keep climbing in a straight line.
Wed, 13 Apr 2016 13:05:12 EDTInvestors are realizing what academics have long preached: Fixed-income annuities outshine all retirement income options.
Sat, 15 Apr 2017 01:32:51 EDTA snapback rally could produce a 25% return as profits rebound at the storied brand.
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 13:32:27 ESTAlphabet, Apple, Citigroup, Deutsche Telekom, Disney, Toll Brothers, and Unilever are among the best bets.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 12:52:44 EDTEquities “are priced for too much hope,” junk bonds “for too much growth,” writes the fund manager.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 14:30:04 EDTShort-term pessimism in BofA is as cloudy as its long-term prospects are bright. Also, XLF option trades.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 17:07:14 EDTThe burrito chain has been raising prices, a far cry from the days when it gave away free food to encourage customers to return.
Sat, 01 Apr 2017 01:48:55 EDTIt’s gone from one of the hottest names to the S&P 500’s biggest loser. How it can rise 30% in a year.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 14:56:30 EDTAlibaba’s strategic bets in multiple emerging segments, such as internet finance, and logistics, should pay off longer term, say analysts at Benchmark.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 10:17:29 EDTInvestors are growing impatient with Apple’s pile of cash. An analyst speculates on why buying Disney makes sense.
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 12:35:46 EDTRoger Ferguson is rebuilding the pension-plan giant from the ground up and aims to expand its reach.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 17:41:25 EDTInvestors have gotten hooked on a sale, but, so far, no one is stepping up. Tuesday’s disappointing results probably won’t help.
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 16:50:57 EDTWhen it comes to getting a haircut or finding a place to eat, Yelp still shines.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 12:25:09 EDTAs market gets shakier, passive funds might not be the best bets.
Sat, 15 Apr 2017 01:43:51 EDTBarron’s ranks the top consultants to institutional investors and profiles three firms.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 11:44:09 EDTElon Musk recently said the company would unveil its first big truck in September. An analyst sees $2.5 billion in annual revenue.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 15:35:59 EDTData points suggest Super Micro is better positioned as an enterprise-hardware vendor.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:07:37 EDTThe apparel company plunged more than 15% after projecting declining same-store sales.
Sat, 15 Apr 2017 02:10:47 EDTPlus, other analysts’ readings on United Continental Holdings, Edwards Lifesciences, and Dick’s Sporting Goods
Sat, 15 Apr 2017 02:25:01 EDTDespite some negatives, including a recent earnings warning for the first quarter, the stock looks inexpensive.
Thu, 06 Apr 2017 13:26:52 EDTThe maker of chips used in computer hard drives should benefit from new management and growth initiatives.
Mon, 10 Apr 2017 13:50:39 EDTAfter stints in bankruptcy, these E&P companies have emerged with stronger balance sheets.
Sat, 15 Apr 2017 01:51:24 EDTThe Canadian company has been winning lots of new contracts and more market share.
Tue, 04 Apr 2017 14:14:09 EDTInformation revealed late on Monday shows that the brand continues to slip, and one analyst commented that it’s hard to see a near-term comeback.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 18:53:20 EDTCEO Elon Musk was busy on Twitter Thursday afternoon. He confirmed new Tesla trucks, a convertible, and a final July unveiling for the Model 3.
Sat, 15 Apr 2017 01:26:03 EDTShares of railroad-equipment supplier Wabtec seem poised to rebound as governments invest in mass transit.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 12:34:46 EDTChina also isn’t a currency manipulator but the dollar still is too high. Another term for Yellen?