There are good entertainment stocks, and then there are lousy entertainment stocks, such as AMC Entertainment (NYSE:AMC). The headline told the story. AMC Stock Falls After Disney’s Box Office Flop. Shares Are on Track for Their Worst Year Ever. I don’t know about you, but “ever” is long. As Barron’s pointed out, the movie business
U.S. stocks took a breather Monday, finishing slightly lower amid some tempering of enthusiasm over the potential for Federal Reserve interest-rate cuts after the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 ended last week at 2023 highs. How did stocks trade? The Dow DJIA fell 41.06 points, or 0.1%, to close at 36,204.44, snapping a
The space age is here and it is here to stay. Our soils and sky are not enough for us and that is why we decided to go a little further and explore all that unknown that is waiting for us. There are several companies doing an incredible job and leveraging technology to achieve wonderful
Gold futures edged lower Monday after reaching an all-time high on Sunday night in electronic trade. Gold GC00, -0.18% was trading at $2,084,30 an ounce, having reached $2,152.30 overnight. Expectations the Fed will cut interest rates next year, as well as tension in the Middle East, have helped fuel the yellow metal. “This comes mostly
Meta Platforms (NASDAQ:META) stock has seen a more-than 170% this year. With a focus on social media profitability and AI integration, this stock has gained momentum. Consumers and investors responded positively to the company’s introduction of the Quest 3 VR headset, generative AI chatbots, and updated Ray-Ban smart glasses. The company reported strong results and
December is an odd month for streaming, with only a handful of new releases to look forward to. However, there are new episodes of quite a few very good shows that premiered in November, mostly on Hulu and Apple, and Netflix has its annual batch of Oscar hopefuls — making December a month to potentially
Investing in artificial intelligence stocks has produced impressive gains on a year-to-date basis. Indeed, C3.ai (NYSE:AI) is one such stock that’s produced outsized returns for investments this year. Accordingly, for many momentum investors, this is the stock to own. However, at some point, investors may question this sector’s growth trajectory or the valuations of companies benefiting from this trend.
Dear Quentin, My father lent my brother the funds to purchase a house in 2006. The loan was formal and registered in the county. The interest was 4%, and it was a 30-year loan for $300,000. It was bought as an investment property for my brother. It is in a very rural area. My parents
Reading Alphabet’s (NASDAQ:GOOG), financial reports can be laborious, but it’s critical for owning Alphabet stock for the long haul. GOOG stock is up 49%, this year but trails the rest of the Magnificent Seven. Fortunately, for shareholders, Alphabet continues to buy back its stock. Through the first nine months of 2023, it repurchased $46.16 billion
Dear Moneyist, I’m 35 and have been dating a man 20 years older than me; he is 55. I have a 5-year-old child. Things were going well until we started having conversations about the relationship being serious and possibly merging our assets. He shared his home with his ex-wife after being married for 20 years.
Can video game retailer GameStop (NYSE:GME) stage a huge comeback, and GME stock shake off its meme-stock reputation? It won’t be easy for GameStop to get Wall Street to take the company seriously. Prospective investors should be careful as an event is coming in December that could prove to be make-or-break for GameStop and its loyal shareholders. Don’t get the
Dear Dan, What if a husband is married but names someone other than his still living wife as beneficiary? Who gets the IRA, wife or beneficiary? – Ellie Hi Ellie, Keep in mind, I am not a lawyer and do not give legal advice. I write only of generalities here. I highly recommend you consult
Rivian Automotive (NASDAQ:RIVN) is not like other electric vehicle (EV) manufacturers. Not only is it focused on the consumer SUV market but also the commercial truck market. A partnership with Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) to deliver 10,000 electrified vans to the e-commerce giant has been a major selling point. Now Rivian plans to offer its commercial vans
U.S. stocks opened mostly lower on Friday after capping off a spectacular November for markets, while the Dow saw modest gains that pushed the blue-chip average to a fresh 22-month high. Now, investors are waiting to hear from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell, who is set to speak at an event in Atlanta. What’s happening
Machine learning is a subfield of artificial intelligence. It is focused on enabling computers to learn from data without being programmed to do so. In shorts, machine learning is the process that enables AI to exist. Thus, the stocks that investors are considering in the field are essentially AI stocks. If you are in the
Casual-dining restaurant chain Panera Brands has confidentially filed for an initial public offering, the Financial Times reported late Thursday. According to the FT, the parent company of Panera Bread, Caribou Coffee and Einstein Bros. Bagels, which is owned by the investment group JAB, decided in November to go public, and plans an IPO in 2024.
The stock market is trending higher again, which means sooner or later it will fall. But shrewd investors look forward to such drops because that opens doors to buy. It was just last month that the S&P 500 had dipped into correction territory, falling 10% from recent highs. Now the index is moving up once
Tesla Inc. has delivered its first Cybertrucks at an event in Texas on Thursday, with Chief Executive Elon Musk heralding the electric pickup truck as the future of cars. “Once in a long while a product comes along that is rare, something really special … We will remember these special moments,” Musk told an audience
Who would have thought that less than a century ago we used whale oil to light our homes. Today, the rise of smart cities is becoming more and more relevant in our daily lives. Technology continues to advance, and with it, more efficient and effective mechanisms have been created to manage our homes and cities.
Linda Yaccarino hasn’t reached boiling point yet. Yaccarino, the chief executive of X, reportedly sat stone-faced as her boss Elon Musk insulted rather than courted high-profile advertisers that have left the platform. A chronology of Musk’s remarks are here. Musk said he sometimes says things he regrets and also that users will be angry if