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3 Reasons Alphabet Stock Is a Buy
News ImageThis tech titan has a lot to offer investors.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 18:00:00 -0500
Here's how we examined 900 yearbooks and why
Here's how we examined 900 yearbooks  and whyUSA TODAY set out to catalog how widespread racist images were. We decided the public needed to see what we saw.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:57:39 -0500
Report: Doctors over-prescribed potent fentanyl painkillers to patients
News ImageAs many as half the patients who were prescribed potent fentanyl painkillers designed for battling cancer should not have received the drug, according to university researchers.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:57:25 -0500
Minutes show Fed officials noted number of rising threats
News ImageWASHINGTON (AP) Federal Reserve policymakers last month noted greater threats to the U.S. economy, ranging from adverse effects of the government shutdown to rising trade tensions, and decided to emphasize that they would be "patient" in raising interest rates.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:55:38 -0500
Why Intelsat Stock Popped Today
News ImageThe company reported higher free cash flow for 2018, but its outlook raises questions.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:55:00 -0500
Deadly crackdown stokes fear among protesters in Venezuela
News ImageCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) Jhonny Godoy had taken to Twitter to proclaim his opposition to President Nicolas Maduro, posting a video that showed him running through the streets waving the national flag as protests erupted across Venezuela's capital.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:49:00 -0500
Lyft reportedly will beat Uber to IPO
News ImageThe two competing ride-hailing apps Lyft and Uber both filed paperwork before the end of 2018 to go public in 2019. Now it looks like Lyft's initial public (IPO) offering will beat out Uber's.CNBC reported Wednesday that Lyft's IPO will launch around March 18, while Uber's will need a few more weeks to prepare.SEE ALSO: Lyft beats rival Uber in race to file for IPOUber dwarfs Lyft in most ways -- it's valued at around $90 billion, while CNBC said Lyft's latest valuation is around $20 million. Uber also has a vast presence. It's available in more than 600 cities around the world while Lyft only operates in the U.S. and Canada. Read more...More about Uber, Ipo, Lyft, Ride Hailing Apps, and Tech
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:46:57 -0500
Ceragon Networks Ltd (CRNT) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
News ImageCRNT earnings call for the period ending December 31, 2018.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:45:28 -0500
Customers angry that disabled Walmart greeter could lose job
News ImagePretty much anyone who shops at the Walmart in Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania, knows store greeter Adam Catlin, who's been welcoming customers with a huge smile and a hearty hello for more than a decade.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:44:34 -0500
Wix.com (WIX) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
News ImageWIX earnings call for the period ending December 31, 2018.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:41:06 -0500
Nearly 50% of Younger Workers Think They'll Be Ready to Retire Between 45 and 65. Are They Right?
News ImageIt's a lofty goal. But is it attainable?
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:38:00 -0500
Is Tesla a Cult? A Dealer Wonders as Musk Takes Bite Out of BMW
News ImageSonic Automotive Inc., the fifth-largest U.S. dealership group, reported fourth-quarter profit Wednesday that missed analysts estimates. Jeff Dyke, Sonics president, said challenging times for BMW AG and Honda Motor Co. were partly to blame. Many of Sonics stores selling those companies brands are in California, the home of Teslas headquarters and by far the largest market for the Model 3 sedan.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:37:24 -0500
Wisconsin governor vetoes tax plan; early showdown with GOP
News ImageMADISON, Wis. (AP) Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers vetoed a GOP income tax cut bill Wednesday in an early showdown with legislative Republicans who had moved to weaken the Democrat's powers just weeks before he took office.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:34:27 -0500
Thundersnow heard in several states during winter storm: But what is it?
Thundersnow heard in several states during winter storm: But what is it?Thundersnow a thunderstorm that produces snow instead of rain was reported Wednesday in several states from the sprawlingwinter storm that's lashing the eastern U.S.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:33:10 -0500
Eversource Energy (ES) Q4 Earnings Lag Estimates
News ImageEversource (ES) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -2.67% and 11.91%, respectively, for the quarter ended December 2018. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:30:10 -0500
Cheesecake Factory (CAKE) Q4 Earnings and Revenues Miss Estimates
News ImageCheesecake Factory (CAKE) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -1.64% and -1.57%, respectively, for the quarter ended December 2018. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:30:10 -0500
American Software (AMSWA) Q3 Earnings Beat Estimates
News ImageAmerican Software (AMSWA) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 42.86% and -6.60%, respectively, for the quarter ended January 2019. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:30:10 -0500
U.S. health spending to rise 5.5 percent per year over next decade: CMS
News ImageRising income levels, better employment rate and more people enrolling for Medicare, the federal health insurance program for people aged 65 and above and the disabled, will cause healthcare spending to rise to 19.4 percent of the U.S. economy by 2027, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) said. Annual spending growth for Medicare is expected to average 7.4 percent over the 10-year period, CMS said. The CMS said it expects Medicare enrollment growth to peak at 2.9 percent in 2019.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:26:04 -0500
Flowserve (FLS) Matches Q4 Earnings Estimates
News ImageFlowserve (FLS) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 0.00% and -7.68%, respectively, for the quarter ended December 2018. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:25:10 -0500
This Crypto Brokerage Lets You Escape to Fiat No KYC Required
News ImageEuropeans now have a new option to convert Bitcoin and other crypto assets into fiat without having to undergo identity verification. To make this possible, Swiss service Bityintegrated with MyEtherWallet to enable the seamless transition of funds between MEW wallets and Bity accounts. Swiss Crypto Firm Sheds KYC Requirements for $5,000 Purchases Bity supports movements of up to 5,000 CHF (roughly $5,000) without a KYC verification process. According to a press release, Bity is a totally legal service under Swiss laws. The company writes: Bity is able to offer this KYC-less Exit-to-Fiat gateway because it is compliant with the Swiss
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:20:56 -0500
Samsung's Galaxy Home smart speaker will finally arrive in April
News ImageDo you remember Samsung's Bixby-powered Galaxy Home smart speaker that was created to compete directly with the Amazon Echo?The smart speaker was announced in August last year, but the company gave no official release date during the announcement. Now, we finally have one -- well, sort of.SEE ALSO: Samsung Galaxy S10, S10e, and S10+ take premium Android phones to the next levelAt Samsung's Unpacked event today -- where the company announced four new Galaxy S10 phones (S10e, S10, S10+, and S10 5G) and a foldable phone -- the head of Samsung's mobile division DJ Koh told CNET the Galaxy Home will launch in April. Read more...More about Samsung, Smart Home, Unpacked, Bixby, and Smart Speaker
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:20:54 -0500
'Ice can be unforgiving': Huge winter storm moves east as snow, sleet, heavy rain target 39 states
News ImageEvery state east of the Mississippi is likely to get winter storm effects Wednesday, including Detroit, Chicago, Philadelphia, New York, Washington.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:20:14 -0500
Agilent Technologies (A) Q1 Earnings and Revenues Surpass Estimates
News ImageAgilent (A) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 4.11% and 1.02%, respectively, for the quarter ended January 2019. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:20:10 -0500
Jack In The Box (JACK) Beats Q1 Earnings and Revenue Estimates
News ImageJack In The Box (JACK) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 3.85% and 1.89%, respectively, for the quarter ended December 2018. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:20:10 -0500
CyrusOne (CONE) Q4 FFO Surpass Estimates
News ImageCyrusOne (CONE) delivered FFO and revenue surprises of 4.88% and -1.10%, respectively, for the quarter ended December 2018. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:20:10 -0500
Apax's One Call Said to Reach Deal With Holders on Debt Swap
News ImageThe new PIK toggle notes consist entirely of first liens, the people said, asking not to be identified discussing a private matter. One Call also launched an exchange offer for its term loan facilities under the credit agreement, the people said.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:19:18 -0500
Exclusive: Lyft plans to launch its IPO roadshow week of March 18 - sources
News ImageLyft's larger rival Uber Technologies Inc still needs several more weeks for its IPO preparations, the sources said, putting it behind Lyft. The two IPOs' being far apart could allow Lyft to pitch investors without fretting about being overshadowed by Uber. Lyft now expects to be valued at between $20 billion and $25 billion in its IPO, the sources said, adding that the roadshow is expected to last about two weeks.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:16:01 -0500
Why Garmin Stock Popped Today
News ImageThe GPS tech leader ended 2018 on a high note.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:15:28 -0500
Why I Don't Have a Budget -- and How You Can Stop Living on One Too
News ImageIt's not necessary for everyone to have a detailed budget. This alternative to tracking every penny might work for you.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:15:00 -0500
J.M. Smucker Is Up, But Rest of Stock Market Soft After Minutes of Last Fed Meeting Released
News ImageThe stock market wasn't sure what to make of the minutes to the last Federal Reserve Board meeting released this afternoon.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:15:00 -0500
Ternium SA (TX) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
News ImageTX earnings call for the period ending December 31, 2018.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:13:10 -0500
President Trump: ISIS wife Hoda Muthana won't be allowed to return to the United States
News ImageHoda Muthana was born in New Jersey. She wants to come home and face the U.S. justice system, her family's lawyer tells USA TODAY.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:12:51 -0500
Walmart Is Becoming an E-commerce Powerhouse
News ImageIf you thought digital sales would slow for the world's largest retailer, think again.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:11:00 -0500
CAI International (CAI) Q4 Earnings and Revenues Miss Estimates
News ImageCAI International (CAI) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -16.04% and -3.61%, respectively, for the quarter ended December 2018. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:10:10 -0500
Global stocks rise on U.S.-China trade hopes; oil up again
News ImageAn index of stocks across the globe hit a more than four-month high on Wednesday on hopes for progress in trade talks between the United States and China, and a supportive backdrop from major central banks also helped push risk assets higher. Crude prices rose to their 2019 highs helped by output cuts from top producers as well as U.S. sanctions on OPEC members Iran and Venezuela. Stocks started with a rally in Asia that pushed the MSCI world equity index to its highest since October after U.S. President Donald Trump said negotiations with China were going well and suggested he was open to extending the deadline to complete them beyond March 1.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:09:56 -0500
Bausch Health Companies Inc (BHC) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
News ImageBHC earnings call for the period ending December 31, 2018.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:08:49 -0500
Too Big to Sell? Concho Now Bigger Than Hess and Continental
News ImageMizuho Securities USA LLC analyst Paul Sankey asked executives on a conference call Wednesday whether the company had altered its view about putting the company up for sale. The big idea, I think two or three years ago, maybe longer, was that you would sell the company, Sankey said. I guess youre getting too big to sell yourselves, right? Sankey asked.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:06:57 -0500
Oil Edges Up After Report Shows Smaller-Than-Expected Crude Rise
News ImageFutures rose from the settlement in New York on Wednesday after the American Petroleum Institute was said to report domestic gasoline inventories dropped 1.55 million barrels last week, while distillate stocks fell 758,000 barrels. Crude stockpiles rose 1.26 million barrels, below the increase of 3.1 million barrels that analysts in a Bloomberg survey expect.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:05:55 -0500
Southwest Air Drops on $60 Million Hit From U.S. Shutdown
News ImageThe political stalemate that ended last month will reduce first-quarter revenue by $60 million as the aftereffects lingered on, Southwest said in a regulatory filing Wednesday. With more of first quarter under our belt now, and a higher percentage of March bookings in place, we feel like we are at the point where we can reasonably quantify the total impact from the shutdown, Southwest said by email.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:04:34 -0500
Southwest Air Drops on $60 Million Hit From U.S. Shutdown
News ImageThe political stalemate that ended last month will reduce first-quarter revenue by $60 million as the aftereffects lingered on, Southwest said in a regulatory filing Wednesday. With more of first quarter under our belt now, and a higher percentage of March bookings in place, we feel like we are at the point where we can reasonably quantify the total impact from the shutdown, Southwest said by email.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:04:34 -0500
We have finally witnessed the Samsung Galaxy Fold
News ImageSamsung's Galaxy Fold is a $1,980 folding smartphone which expands from a 4.6-inch phone to a 7.3-inch tablet. The Galaxy Fold has six cameras: three on the back, two inside, and one on the front when it's folded. It also has high-end specs, with 12GB of RAM, 512GB of storage, and dual batteries to power its big screen. Read more...More about Samsung, Mashable Video, Folding Phone, Samsung Galaxy Fold, and Galaxy Unpacked
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 17:02:58 -0500
Trump-Kim summit: What happened at their first meeting and what to expect at their next
News ImagePresident Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will meet next week for the second time in less than a year for denuclearization talks.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:59:14 -0500
Putin to Trump, waving missiles: Your move.
News ImageFrom Russian missiles to hate groups reaching a record high. Heres Wednesdays top news.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:58:27 -0500
May Races to Escape Brexit Impasse After Tory Defections
News ImageBrexit Secretary Steve Barclay and Attorney General Geoffrey Cox are due in Brussels on Thursday with proposed changes the U.K. is seeking to the divorce deal to make it acceptable to the House of Commons. In a sign of rising optimism in Mays team, two senior ministers privately predicted a deal would be reached within days with a potential vote in Parliament next week.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:58:22 -0500
Trump-California rift widens as auto emissions talks fail
News ImageU.S. federal officials have decided to end negotiations with California over the Trump administration's plans to roll back fuel economy rules designed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, a government official said on Wednesday. California and 19 other states have demanded the Trump administration abandon a proposal made in August to freeze fuel efficiency standards after 2020 and strip California of the ability to impose stricter rules. General Motors, Ford Motor Co and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles generate most of their global profits from sales of fuel-thirsty large pickup trucks and sport utility vehicles in the United States.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:57:43 -0500
The 10 Most Reliable Ways to Fund a Startup
News ImageEvery funding decision is a complex tradeoff between near-term and longer-term costs and paybacks, as well as overall ownership and control.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:56:21 -0500
Archrock (AROC) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
News ImageAROC earnings call for the period ending December 31, 2018.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:55:53 -0500
Central Bank of Lithuania Issues Updated Position on Virtual Assets and ICOs
News ImageThe Bank of Lithuania has updated its position on virtual assets and initial coin offerings (ICOs), according to an announcement published on Feb. 14. The Bank of Lithuania initially issued a document detailing its position towards ICOs and digital currency in October, 2017, defining how and when virtual assets may be used for payment. The document also specified how and on what terms financial market participants (FMP) may establish investment funds for investment in virtual assets.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:55:00 -0500
Iran will not rule out possibility of military conflict with Israel
News ImageIran's Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif accused Israel of engaging in "adventurism" with its bombing campaigns in Syria and said he could not rule out the possibility of a military conflict between the countries. Zarif told the Sueddeutsche Zeitung newspaper that Iran was in Syria at the invitation of the Syrian government, while Israel was violating Lebanese and Syrian air space, as well as international law.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:54:55 -0500
Gannett 4Q print revenue declines but digital subscriptions spike
News ImageGannett reported a decline in fourth-quarter revenueand earnings on Wednesday despite increases in digital revenue and paid online subscriptions.
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:54:54 -0500
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