Today's Business News and Opinion
J&J intends to seek approval for daratumumab later this year.
The CTI Bio drug pacritinib is mostly effective for a small percentage of myelofibrosis patients with dangerously low platelet counts, according to new data from a phase III study.
Netflix already has 62 million members in 50 countries, so it makes sense for the company to tap the huge Chinese market.
In highlights from this week's trading diary, Kass sees opportunity in municipal bonds, warns against a Greek exit from the EU and finds value in agriculture and a Google app.
Catch up on Jim Cramer's ideas this past week about how the Fed can avoid hurting the housing market, Workday's tough competition and six leading stocks in cybersecurity.
Vodafone Group edged down after a ratings cut on its debt by Standard & Poor's. Fairpoint Communications soars, adding to its rapid rise this week.
Intel and its Altera spike on reports the two are close to a merger. Apple falls a day after Google unveils a competing payment system.
Humana ended Friday's trading session up 20%, making it TheStreet's Move of the Day.
Discount retailer Big Lots reported earnings on Friday that topped analysts' estimates, but it issued weak guidance for the current quarter.
The latest news report is that Intel will buy Altera next week, but a subsequent deal for Qualcomm is unlikely despite some strategic merit to the companies combining.
TheStreet's Jim Cramer says all anyone is going to be talking about next week is the unemployment report, due out Friday.
Google's introduction of Android Pay is another sign of how rapidly the mobile payments business can grow, suggests MasterCard's chief emerging payments officer.
The first week of each month is always packed with economic reports, so expect employment, consumer spending and manufacturing data to drive the markets in the trading week ahead.
GoPro, the maker of popular video cameras, is preparing to get into the drone market. And its entry makes drone opportunities and questions stand out.
Would you be able to handle an emergency expense of $400 without a credit card? Some 47% U.S. households said no, according to a report from the Federal Reserve.
Spain's revived energy sector is attracting big international funds, so individual investors might want to take a look as well.
Nearly every product release or update from Amazon can be tied back to Prime.
Chipotle fans, rejoice! The pork carnitas crisis that began earlier this year is nearing an end. So shareholders can look forward to tastier sales numbers from the Mexican food chain.
As more U.S. cities approve or consider major hikes in the minimum wage, many question what the impact will be on retailers that rely the most on low-wage labor.
The class of cancer immunotherapy drugs which target the protein PD-1 is proving to be effective against advanced liver, head and neck, lung and colon cancers.
The Chinese focus on longer-term results and their plans to attain reserve currency status for the renminbi seem to be succeeding, an event that may change world markets.
Where are billionaires like Warren Buffett, Carl Icahn and Bill Ackman placing their biggest bets, and what are the stories behind their top investments?
As the world goes wireless, Google introduces new strategy to win the mobile wallet.
Intel has made an impressive move since its January selloff, but further upside may prove to be a struggle in the near term.
More change is coming -- likely to your job, too -- so what do you do to survive and thrive when the robots take over?
Lilly 'never stops innovating,' Jim Cramer said of the plan to test a new cancer drug combination.
Economic data are being watched extra carefully this year, as the Federal Reserve's looming rate hike sits in the backdrop, spooking investors.
Costco's profits just topped Wall Street estimates for the fourth straight quarter. With a consistent performer like that, you can't wait for a good entry point to invest.
The first thing Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf does when he arrives at work is check the bank's total deposits, which average $1.2 trillion. Primary accounts grow 6% a year.
Cramer says this small-cap semiconductor company is tapping into the need for drones and GameStop's stock is going higher.
Palo Alto Networks' growth won't slow anytime soon, so investors would be wise to grab shares now.
Michael Kors, Movado and Tiffany reported quarterly results on May 27, and shares of Kors and Movado declined while Tiffany rebounded. Here's how to trade them.
Flat sales and tepid guidance render the company vulnerable. It's time for executives to take a hard look at the portfolio, especially with Nelson Peltz lurking about.
Here are three things Europe can do to get its economic house in order, according to Maxime Sbaihi, eurozone economist for Bloomberg.
The agreement will create Europe's biggest data center operator and give about 10% of the expanded company to TelecityGroup shareholders.
There are some amazing new software features and advances for the Android operating system but few hardware announcements at this year's Google I/O conference.
American Air and Southwest have both suffered double-digit selloffs since May 19. A veteran analyst says investors are overdoing it.
The strong dollar continues to drag down U.S. growth, complicating the Federal Reserve's plans to raise interest rates, and casting doubts on President Obama's proposed free trade agreement.
A 401(k) rollover is not always the right move, but often it's the most convenient. Regulators are working to give you more options for your retirement accounts.
A deal seemed far-fetched, until Leonard Green & Partners disclosed in a 13F filed with the SEC that it had accumulated nearly 1 million shares in the retailer.
U.S. stock futures are tipping into negative territory as investors think over GDP numbers that show a shrinking U.S. economy.
With summer approaching, and consumers set to guzzle gallons of their favorite sodas, which one is the stock to own for investors?
Linear Technology is showing signs of being ready to mount a new bull leg.
Songwriters continue to proclaim they're not paid enough; Pandora says rates are reasonable and they want to be the musician's partner.
AT&T fell despite a report that rival T-Mobile may loose its bid to gain more spectrum. Sirius tanks after a group is awarded class status for their lawsuit.
The deal creates a new force to be reckoned with in the breakfast restaurant category.
Video camera maker GoPro is planning to expand into drones, pushing its shares higher. Amazon dropped despite its game to increase its food offerings.
JPMorgan Chase JPM will lay off about 5,000 workers, or about one worker for each of its branches, amid $1.4 billion in cost cuts.
Two notable companies report quarterly financial results and important economic data are released Friday.
Shares of the beauty and cosmetic retailer beat on first-quarter revenue and earnings expectations.
Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.
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