2 things you need to gain a venture capital advantage

2 things you need to gain a venture capital advantage

Opinions expressed by Businessman contributors are their own. The world’s most successful companies often have a similar business approach, even if their products or services are very different. One key commonality: Each has a strong brand that connects with the public and the market. Strong brands are not coincidences – they are born from deliberate … Read more

Oracle’s short-term pain could be your long-term gain

Oracle’s short-term pain could be your long-term gain

Database and cloud solutions provider Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) The stock was smoked in its Q1 2023 earnings report. Shares were holding up relatively well until the Company revealed the extent of the damage from FX-related headwinds. By 2022, currency headwinds weren’t really impacting equities as the market focused more on performance in constant currency metrics. … Read more

3 Dividends to buy if the US slips into recession

3 Dividends to buy if the US slips into recession

Given persistently high inflation, the Fed will likely announce another aggressive rate hike this week. Amid growing recession concerns, investing in quality dividend-paying stocks Walmart ( WMT ), Pfizer ( PFE ), and Cigna Corporation ( CI ) could help generate a steady stream of income. Read more…. shutterstock.com – StockNews The higher-than-expected inflation numbers … Read more

Stonkbros are angry about the trailer for Netflix’s GameStop documentary

Stonkbros are angry about the trailer for Netflix’s GameStop documentary

Picture: Epic / Google / Kotaku Back in January 2021 GameStop’s stock price soared as Reddit trolls went to war with old-school investors after the latter bet on the company’s failure. Reddit et al called their bluff and, well, it’s now the stuff of documentaries. Speaking of which, Netflix just released a new trailer for … Read more

QQQ doesn’t exist yet

QQQ doesn’t exist yet

New lows in QQQ will likely be needed for new highs in VXN- and for a new buy signal to appear. shutterstock.com – StockNews There is one thing in common between a three-year-old on a family car trip and traders and investors. Both groups want to know “Are We There Yet”. While neither three-year-olds nor … Read more

Big Graphics Card Maker EVGA Has Messy Rupture With Nvidia

Big Graphics Card Maker EVGA Has Messy Rupture With Nvidia

Times were tough.Picture: Kotaku / San Francisco Chronicle / Hearst Newspapers (Getty Images) And now for something no one saw coming: EVGA, one of the most prominent third-party PC graphics card manufacturers and a favorite brand among PC gamers for quality parts and reliable warranties backed by solid customer service, is ending its long-standing relationship … Read more

Phil Spencer says price increases on the Xbox line are unlikely, for now

Phil Spencer says price increases on the Xbox line are unlikely, for now

Photo: JUNG YEON-JE / Kotaku (Getty Images) Sony turned a few heads when it unexpectedly did so increased prices on the PlayStation 5 in the second year of the current console generation. Naturally, many wondered if the same complex financial statements we’re all in we’ll see a rise in Xbox prices also. In a recent … Read more

Is Dividend King for you?

Is Dividend King for you?

You’ve probably heard of the Colgate-Palmolive company, especially if you’re a big fan of this brand of toothpaste. However, Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE: CL ) makes a lot more products than just toothpaste. Let’s take a look at some facts about the Colgate-Palmolive Company as well as some pros and cons of investing in the company. … Read more

The five (5) hottest stocks to watch ahead of Q3 earnings

The five (5) hottest stocks to watch ahead of Q3 earnings

The third quarter reporting period is fast approaching, which means it’s time to start picking potential winners and losers. Today I’m looking at the five most popular upgrades coming out of the Q2 earnings cycle and what to expect when they report. MarketBeat.com – MarketBeat Palo Alto Networks for a dual approach to computing Palo … Read more