utures for the S&P 500 index futures fell modestly early Monday morning after German coalition talks broke down, putting into doubt the future of long-running Chancellor Angela Merkel. Meanwhile, Marvell Technology (MRVL) reportedly is near a deal to buy fellow Cavium (CAVM) for $6 billion as chip takeover buzz has heated up with Broadcom (AVGO) making a $130 billion overture to […]
Many U.S. investors are seeking ways to invest in the emerging cannabis space, but think they may have missed out on the green rush. There are still prime opportunities to get in on pure cannabis plays right now. The profits in this space could be almost obscene for some companies and one in particular is […]
Volkswagen alone will spend 24 Billion on electric cars by 2030, and that’s just one company and one use for Lithium. QMC Quantum Minerals (TSXV: QMC) – (OTC: QMCQF) is situated in the 2nd best place in the World for Mining, according to Fraser Institute’s Global Ranking. There are few doubts that lithium could be […]
Stitch Fix shares debut on the Nasdaq at $16.90, having priced at $15 the previous night. The online retail service raised $120 million in a downsized IPO that priced below its indicated range of $18 to $20. Following troubles at Blue Apron and Snap, which have tumbled since going public in 2017, analysts and investors […]
Bill Gurley is a general partner at Benchmark. His firm was involved in a lawsuit against Uber’s former CEO. Gurley has been outspoken about the state of venture capital on his widely read blog, “Above the Crowd.” When it comes to Uber, venture capitalist Bill Gurley said he thinks he was on the right side […]
An SEC filing just revealing that John Flannery, General Electric’s chief executive, purchased 60,000 shares of the company’s common stock on November 15th at $18.27 per share.
Toshiba Corp <6502.T> will decide on Monday to raise some $5 billion from overseas investors, allowing the troubled conglomerate to remain a publicly traded company even if the sale of a key business is delayed, two people with direct knowledge of the process said. Toshiba, reeling from the bankruptcy of its U.S. nuclear unit Westinghouse […]
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos knows what it takes to build a business worth billions and he has his grandfather to thank for part of his success.
For Eddy Zillan’s bar mitzvah in 2012, his parents gave him $5,000 to start an investment fund. They expected him to start dabbling in stocks. Instead, he began buying cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and ethereum. Eddy saved up another $7,000 from summers spent working at a tennis club and other jobs, adding that to his investment fund for a […]
Daimler, Bosch and Warren Buffett are all racing to electrify trucking Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced earlier this year that an all-electric semi was already in development. He later teased its driving impressions during a Technology, Entertainment and Design conference. While the company plans to show off its electrified rig in coming days, Tesla is already facing competition from some […]