Our analysis suggests that the price hike for the monthly Prime subscription is just a prelude to a much bigger announcement: Amazon will also be raising the price this year of its popular annual membership, most likely to $119, a 20% increase and the fir
There is a concern that if cryptocurrencies were to fall dramatically that they could hurt the stock markets. When you think through who owns digital currencies I believe the odds for a spillover impact are low.
Investors often conflate risk and uncertainty as being one in the same, but really, they are different concepts. Understanding the difference cannot only save you from your next investing mistake, but also open your eyes to new opportunities.
All the focus today is on Capitol Hill, where the Senate is expected to vote on a bill to prevent a government shutdown and the outcome remains unclear. A shutdown has numerous potential implications for stocks, and many of them are bearish.
Microsoft’s stock recently hit an all-time high, and its market capitalization reached over $700 billion. Some analysts on Wall Street have recently predicted that the company’s market cap could reach $1 trillion in the coming years
The iPhone business remains the biggest driver of Apple’s valuation, accounting for over 50% of the stock price per our estimates. The iPhone’s high ASPs and margins are especially crucial to this valuation, and Apple has been raising iPhone
A Starbucks in downtown Seattle has ditched the cash register. The local daily paper takes a swipe at the much-ballyhooed Italian bakery at the flagship store. And Evolution Fresh, a Starbucks brand of cold-pressed juice, is getting ready for Green Juice
Amazon's list of finalists for its second headquarters reveals a little more about the guiding factors of their selection process -- and just who may win perhaps the biggest economic development derby of the century.
One of the easiest ways to sabotage an otherwise-great customer experience or customer service approach is by mishandling issues of money in customer interactions and customer-facing cues. Learn how to avoid these pitfalls.
T-Mobile’s impressive growth in the postpaid phone space has helped the company more than triple its stock price over the last five years. The carrier’s postpaid phone market share, as a percentage of the overall U.S. wireless market, has gr
Apple, already the largest U.S. taxpayer, says that it anticipates repatriation tax payments of approximately $38 billion as required by recent changes to the tax law. A payment of that size would likely be the largest of its kind ever made.
SunPower‘s residential business has faced some headwinds in recent years, amid sluggish shipments, particularly to the U.S. market where regulatory uncertainty surrounding net metering and lower electricity prices have impacted shipments growth.