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Dropped Apple supplier Imagination Technologies said there's been 'no progress' in its dispute with Apple

Imagination said in April that Apple had decided to develop its own graphics chips and would no longer use Imagination's processing designs in 15 months to two years time, sending its shares down 70 percent on the day.<p>The company, which put itself up for sale last month, said it returned to …

Gold Rebounds After North Korea Conducts Missile Test

Gold prices bounced back after a sharp fall on Tuesday amid heightened geopolitical risk after North Korea said it had successfully test fired an …

Bitcoin, Stocks and the Fear of Missing Out

Seeing gains on top of gains increases investor confidence that those gains will last.<p>Bitcoin has been on an unbelievable run. The cryptocurrency is up around 124 percent for 2017. And that’s after it gained 125 percent in 2016. In May alone, it’s up more than 60 percent. It’s hard to know what the …

Bitcoin is outperforming major assets but hedge funds are still staying away from the cryptocurrency

Bitcoin hit an all-time high last week, marking a year-to-date rally of 180 percent and potentially stellar returns for those who bet on the …

Cryptocurrency

Markets Don't Trust Banks, and They're Right

The financial crisis should have led to fundamental change. It hasn’t happened.<p>Almost a decade after a crisis that nearly brought down the global financial system, markets still aren’t showing much confidence in banks. It’s a troubling phenomenon that U.S. and European leaders ignore at their peril.<p>…

Here Is Why Costco Should Make Its Way Into Your Portfolio

Costco (NASDAQ:COST) reported strong quarterly earnings late last week, which you can read more about here. The key items of interest for me were the …

Investing

Finding The Best Retail Stocks Amid Broad Declines

Retail stocks are among the worst performers so far in 2017. The retail sector declined over 10% recently after many stocks—including household names like Macy’s, J.C. Penney, and Kohl’s—reported heavy losses. The carnage doesn’t end there; retail impacted employment data as well, accounting for a …

Investing

3 Things to Watch in the Stock Market This Week

Keep an eye on Palo Alto Networks, Lululemon, and Five Below stocks.<p>Stocks rose more than 1% last week as first-quarter earnings season started to …

The Fed may finally be getting nervous about the stock market

The Fed said something that was even more important than addressing a rate hike in last Wednesday’s communiqué. It said “vulnerabilities appeared to …

A Retailer That Keeps Growing

Costco (NASDAQ:COST) is the second biggest retailer in the world, and unlike many other retailers, this one remains on growth track. Good quarterly …

Investing

Meet the Cancer Therapy that Could Become the Second Best-Selling Drug in the World by Year's End

Conservatively, this cancer drug is expected to generate between $8 billion and $8.3 billion in full-year sales.<p>The pharmaceutical industry is big …

9 Stocks That Made Warren Buffett Billions Over the Past Year

Here are the stocks that have generated the most profit for Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway.<p>Warren Buffett is known as one of the best stock …

Canadian Dividend All-Stars Expected To Announce Dividend Increases - Week Of May 29-June 2, 2017

The week of May 29 - June 2 sees six Canadian Dividend All-Stars release earnings and this week continues where last week left off, in which a slew …

Investing

Q1 2017 U.S. Retail And Restaurant Earnings Dashboard

<i>By Jharonne Martis</i><p>1Q 2017 Thomson Reuters Retail and Restaurant Aggregate Estimates and Revisions<p>First quarter earnings are expected to increase 5.9% …