The U.S. is about to reclaim the top spot on the list of the world's fastest supercomputers. Summit, a $200 million system designed by International Business Machines (NYSE:IBM) for the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, is tailor-made for big data and artificial intelligence (
Have you looked up the Kentucky Derby odds for the most-anticipated horse race in 2018 yet?
If not, we’ve got you covered as Justify, trained by Bob Baffert, is the favorite to win the whole thing with 3-1 odds. The event will take place tomorrow, Saturday, May 5 on Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky.
Every night in 1995, I would deposit money overnight in a different currency… Sounds strange, I realize. But back then, as the vice president of a global mutual fund, one of my jobs was to execute our fund's trades. Once our U.S. trading day was done, we wanted our money to work for us overnight as well. We might put our money into French francs, German marks, or....More>>>
A Super Bowl commercial aimed at people suffering from opioid-induced constipation has incited public outrage. A Super Bowl ad for opioid-induced constipation has sparked a major backlash.
The ad, which reached more than 111 million viewers, touted a drug to help opioid users suffering from irregularity. But many medical and political leaders saw it as an attempt to capitalize on the....More>>>
Shares of MEI Pharma (MEIP) have risen by 60% year to date and are in the red by as much over the past three years.
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At the ASH (American Society of Hematology) Annual Meeting last year the company along with Swiss pharmaceutical company Helsinn reported (oral presentation) final results from a mid-stage study evaluating the combination of lead drug candidate....More>>>
Yesterday, shares of Monro Muffler Brake (MNRO) plunged 3.1% after Barron’s Leslie Norton panned the stock in this weekend’s issue of the magazine. And wouldn’t you know it? Monro’s shares are skidding lower once again today.
Norton’s argument was straightforward:
At a recent $62, Rochester, N.Y.based Monro (ticker:....More>>>
Recent sales figuresseem to suggest that the enthusiasm for Apple (NSDQ:AAPL)products have waned as Microsofts surface has toppled Apples Macbook sales during November. More importantly and worrisome is the slump in iPhone unit sales, falling for the first time since the device hit the market in 2007.
Its difficult to think of a company with more than $200 billion in the bank as one that....More>>>
Keeping it simple. That's how investing legend Warren Buffett became one of the world's richest men. Buffett built his fortune by buying businesses that are easy to understand. Today, his stock portfolio contains some of the best businesses in the world… Meanwhile, he famously avoided Internet stocks during the 1990s dot-com bubble because he didn't understand....More>>>
‘Tis the season! Someone was feeling the holiday spirit after winning big on an instant lottery ticket on Thursday, December 8. But rather than pocket the cash, the lucky winner donated the winnings to charity by dropping the winning ticket into a Salvation Army collection kettle. The kettle, like those you might see on the sidewalk, was located outside of a Walmart in Erie, Pennsylvania.
Chesapeake Energy is perhaps the greatest turn around story in the E&P sector in 2016. The company suffered tremendously during the first half of the year due to its massive debt load that was exacerbated by the fall in commodity prices early this year. Investors became concerned with Chesapeake’s prospects going forward and many were suspecting that the company was headed....More>>>
We're supposed to start saving for retirement as early in our careers as possible. But things don't always work out that way. Maybe it took too long to boost your earnings enough to sock away a sizable sum. Or maybe you spent your 40s and 50s saddled with mortgage and credit card debt, followed b
Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) traded down 7% during mid-day trading on Monday . The stock traded as low as $81.26 and last traded at $93.47. 7,181,158 shares were traded during mid-day trading, an increase of 131% from the average session volume of 3,104,085 shares. The stock had previously
Disney(NYSE:DIS) will announce its fiscal third-quarter results on Aug. 7, just as the entertainment giant's acquisition of Twenty-First Century Foxmoves closer to becoming final. That merger promises to bring changes to the business over the next few years that could cloud the growth and earnin
ZenCash (CURRENCY:ZEN) traded 8.8% lower against the US dollar during the 24-hour period ending at 22:00 PM ET on July 20th. Over the last week, ZenCash has traded up 28.5% against the US dollar. One ZenCash coin can now be bought for approximately $26.37 or 0.00362182 BTC on exchanges including