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From Apple to Facebook: What Tech Investors Want Now

Sun, 01 May 2016 11:38:26 EDT
Yield-hungry investors still want to see growth in their tech portfolios.

Mobile-Payments War: Profits May Suffer Collateral Damage

Sun, 01 May 2016 11:47:39 EDT
As the multisided battle for control of mobile payments accelerates, profits will come under pressure.

Big Oil, Big Mistake: Investors Overpay for Income at Exxon

Fri, 29 Apr 2016 14:08:41 EDT
Both Exxon Mobil and Chevron had their worst results in well over a decade. But their share prices are defying gravity in part because of big oil’s perceived stability.

Amazon's Cloud Keeps Making It Rain

Thu, 28 Apr 2016 18:53:18 EDT
A strong performance by Amazon Web Services swelled Amazon.com’s bottom line and helped maintain its pricey valuation.

How Eurozone Growth is Bucking the Global Trend

Sat, 30 Apr 2016 07:18:27 EDT
The eurozone has provided investors with plenty of surprises in the past few years, most of them unpleasant. The economic data released Friday make for a refreshing change.

China's Banks Face Bad-Loan Pinch

Fri, 29 Apr 2016 07:35:32 EDT
Chinese banks’ precarious balance of provisioning just enough for bad loans while keeping profits flat won’t last much longer.

Valeant: Swapping Scandal for Growing Pains

Thu, 28 Apr 2016 18:55:51 EDT
Investors will need patience as Valeant cleans house.

Volkswagen: Why Digital Could Be Harder than Diesel

Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:07:09 EDT
The emissions scandal continues to distract Volkswagen’s management from its real problem: technological disruption.

Exxon Mobil Still Has Fuel in the Tank

Thu, 28 Apr 2016 23:55:18 EDT
Despite losing its coveted triple-A rating, there is still a lot to like about oil-and-gas giant Exxon Mobil ahead of Friday’s earnings report.