Chronic pain patients and the groups that represent them say the escalating government response to opioid addiction ignores their need for the painkillers and doctors who will prescribe them, leaving some out of work, bedriddenand evensuicidal.
Press coverage about Roper Technologies (NYSE:ROP) has been trending somewhat positive on Monday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a
For decades, OPEC has been able to hold over our heads the threat of cripplingly-high oil prices. With +30 million barrels per day of the world’s oil production, OPEC’s ability to manipulate the price of the commodity is undeniable.
This has led to a maddening amount of our foreign policy being dictated by the only product supplied by this Middle East cartel, thus giving OPEC....More>>>
Source: ThinkstockMarch 6, 2018: The S&P 500 closed up 0.3% at 2,728.13. The DJIA closed relatively flat at 24,883.85. Separately, the Nasdaq was up 0.6% at 7,372.01.
Tuesday was mixed day for the broad U.S. markets, with all the major indices going positive and negative at some point during the day. At one point the Dow was down over 150 points, however it managed to recover by the end....More>>>
Gun-control advocates and some customers have called for the shipping company to cut ties with the NRA since the school shooting in Florida. Delta (DAL), United Airlines (UAL) and Hertz (HTZ) are among the businesses that have ended NRA discounts.
But FedEx said in a statement Monday that the company “has never set or changed....More>>>
After Republican leaders in the House of Representatives decided to pull their healthcare bill last week, President Donald Trump indicated that his focus would most likely shift to tax reform. While we don’t know anything official about what a finalized tax reform bill might look like, we do know what the president promised during his campaign and how it compares to the current GOP platform.
Turkey has been through a lot over the past few years: a coup attempt, a divisive referendum that concentrated more power in the hands of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, and spillover from the Syrian civil war on its southern border. But all that doesn’t explain why the lira keeps coming under pressure during every major global selloff. Behind five consecutive years of depreciation is an....More>>>
Investors can add all sorts of investments to an IRA, but many financial advisors will suggest sticking with conservative dividend stocks. The reason is simple — blue chip income generators generally bounce back from big market crashes, and the compounding effect of reinvested dividends can deliver massive returns over several decades.
At first glance, tobacco giant Altria (NYSE:MO)....More>>>
One of the richest men in China has made a big bet on an icon of Europe’s automotive industry.
Li Shufu, the billionaire chairman of Chinese car maker Geely (GELYF), invested about $9 billion buying a stake of almost 10% in Daimler (DDAIF), making him the biggest single shareholder in the owner of Mercedes Benz.
Li, who’s estimated to be worth around $18 billion, has....More>>>
Our Top Pick for income is an MLP operating in two of the most prolific and economic shale fields in the US — the Permian Basin of West Texas and New Mexico and the STACK/SCOOP fields of Oklahoma, observes Elliott Gue, editor of Energy and Income Advisor.
EnLink Midstream Partners (ENLK) is sponsored by independent oil and gas exploration giant Devon Energy (DVN), the owner of this....More>>>
Sientra (NASDAQ:SIEN)’s share price reached a new 52-week high and low on Wednesday . The stock traded as low as $20.99 and last traded at $20.45, with a volume of 44154 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $20.53.
Several equities analysts have recently weighed in on th
Have you noticed that your mailbox has been full of companies such as Lending Club, Marcus by Goldman Sachs, and others that are practically begging to lend you their money? You aren't alone -- according to Credit Suisse, non-bank lenders sent out 41% more mail solicitations in May 2018 than they
News headlines about SemGroup (NYSE:SEMG) have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of ne