Today's Business News and Opinion
U.S. stock futures are lower following elections victories by Greece's anti-austerity party; Microsoft and TI to report earnings on Monday; RockTenn and MeadWestvaco agree to merge.
American, Alaska, Delta, United, Southwest and JetBlue all saw double-digit share price increases as investors reacted with exuberance to a week of airline earnings.
Caterpillar stock offers great value for investors looking for a well-managed company with consistent earnings growth that pays a strong yield of 3.27%.
Sling TV is a revolutionary new service that still has too many bugs to be taken seriously -- for now.
To the extent that 3M can beat both revenue and earnings targets while also raising guidance, the stock will begin its march toward $195.
A radical left-wing party vowing to end Greece's painful austerity program won a historic victory in Sunday's parliamentary elections, a win that could shake the eurozone.
Vimeo used the Sundance Film Festival to unveil a partnership with Indiegogo, which uses crowdfunding to help filmmakers finance their work.
A gloomier-than-expected outlook for 2015 may send Juniper's stock to a new 52-week low, suggesting a 16% drop in value. That's not a risk worth taking.
Lower gas prices are making even the least fuel efficient SUV more affordable to drive, meaning consumers could potentially save thousands in annual fuel expenses.
McDonald's has a host of new things in the works to reverse its ugly sales trends. But the look of its restaurants may be standing in the way.
Just five companies have accounted for 35% of all Super Bowl commercials within the past five years. Chances are, you're familiar with their best work.
When estimates come down that's a signal to trim positions.
Zillow surges on talk that regulators are poised to approve its merger with rival Trulia, while Pandora pushes ahead after an analyst initiates coverage with $20 price target.
Investors continue to ignore the warning signs, according to TheStreet TV's Jack Mohr.
Delta Air Lines’ ‘Festival Shuttle’ took flight on Friday, bringing live entertainment to the air from Los Angeles to the Sundance Film Festival in Utah.
Texas Instruments desperately needs a beat-and-raise quarter for its valuation to make sense.
Home sales may be rising, but falling inventory poses challenges for buyers.
Shares of Ocwen and four closely related companies were falling sharply as a hedge fund announced it was short Ocwen shares and a related company had defaulted on its debt.
McDonald's fourth quarter earnings were less than tasty, as were comments on the pace of its turnaround.
These under-$10 tech stocks are within range of triggering breakout trades.
Verizon CFO says despite increased customer 'churn' his company is 'a leader not a follower.'
With many parts of the world battling drought, this penny stock might be one to take a closer look at.
One thing in its favor: The stock is cheap.
It's time to buy foreign currency as the dollar is ready to dip again: a technical and fundamental analysis.
GE remains a solid dividend payer and its industrial focus makes it a compelling long-term buy.
The company is tapping into this fast-growing segment. Its efforts have already begun to pay off.
Shares of Box, the cloud-based online storage company, surge out of the gate on Friday, in one of the most highly anticipated tech offerings since Alibaba.
This cigarette company has a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its peers despite a 4.7% dividend yield and 7.5% expected earnings-per-share growth rate.
New Balance, whose sneakers have graced pop royalty including Rihanna and Pharrell Williams, is looking to expand its fashion -- and financial -- profile through the purchase from Adidas.
Netflix made its presence known early at this year's Sundance Film Festival, unveiling a documentary about the singer and activist Nina Simone that marked its first pitch-to-production movie.
E*Trade Financial shares surge after the online trading company says it received approval for its capital plan restructuring. Here's what analysts said.
The parties enter exclusive talks about a deal that would catapult Hutchison's 3G UK wireless services provider to British market leader.
There should be no alterations in oil policy from Saudi Arabia, but be cognizant of any cabinet changes, specifically oil minister Al-Naimi.
Starbucks delivered an impressive holiday quarter, on the surface. But there were several issues that lurked beneath the headlines.
Howard Schultz assured Starbucks investors and analysts that "Mobile Order and Pay" will produce positive, material effects on sales once rolled out broadly.
Skyworks Solutions posts strong results, due in large part to what many believe is strength in Apple's iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.
If Greece’s left-leaning political party, Syriza, wins elections, it could create a rocky few months for investors.
U.S. stock futures rise as investors cheer ECB's stimulus plan; GE's earnings top estimates by a penny; Tim Cook gets a bonus for 2014; Starbucks names Kevin Johnson as president.
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Chinese consumers, rather than spending freely with their growing wealth, are actually being cautious about purchases.
The stock is expensive and the company is showing signs of slowing growth.
Analysts will have to adjust their revenue and earnings projections to come to a fair valuation for Skyworks.
Biotech columnist Adam Feuerstein answers readers' questions about health care.
The tidal wave of low oil prices is washing away U.S. economic growth and we shall soon see how like Russia we are a petro state.
Google's investment in SpaceX comes as the space exploration company's founder toys with the notion of creating a constellation of satellites that can transmit local and long-distance Internet traffic.
Media giant Gannett's chairwoman Marge Magner squares off with activist shareholder Carl Icahn, as the threat of a proxy fight looms.
Harman snaps up two technology companies in a bid to gain scale in the software services arena and connect various digital devices in homes and cars.
Healthcare information company Emdeon is exploring a potential IPO and is holding talks with banks. An IPO could value Emdeon upwards of $5.4 billion.
BlackBerry continues to be of interest to Samsung Electronics, based on an investment bank's document that outlines ways a deal could be struck. eBay soars on a stock buyback plan.
Federal Investors (FII) shares are gaining in after-hours trading following the company's fourth quarter earnings beat.
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