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Cronos Group: The Company that Won’t Stop Growing
Cronos Group (CRON) is one of the most popular Canadian cannabis companies that is set to become a leader. The company involves in the production and sale of marijuana and the sub-products obtained from marijuana with facilities located across five continents. Moreover, the company was set up in 2012, with tobacco company Altria Group (MO) […]
Trump’s Impeachment, Trade War, and Tech Stocks
In this article, we will discuss how Trump’s impeachment has already affected and will affect US tech and telecom stocks.
New Gallup Poll on Marijuana Legalization Support
A recent Gallup poll data found that nearly 66% of Americans support making cannabis legal. However, this figure was the same as in 2018. This suggests a standstill in the rise in support of cannabis legalization. Moreover, nine states will be voting in 2020 on measures to allow cannabis for recreational or medical use. The […]
ViacomCBS Invests in Miramax to Tap OTT Market
ViacomCBS has agreed to procure a minority interest in Miramax. It looks like the company is taking the currently trending OTT segment into consideration.
Disney’s Frozen 2 Propels It to Another High: Will It Last?
On November 26, the Walt Disney Company (DIS) stock reached an all-time high following a phenomenal audience showing for Frozen 2.
Huawei’s Competitive Products Could Scare Apple
Chinese smartphone maker Huawei, which has continued to haunt Apple, has just launched the 10.8-inch MatePad Pro tablet to compete with Apple’s iPad Pro.
iPhone 12: Apple’s Gateway to the Chinese Market
With Apple expected to release its iPhone 12 smartphone in 2020, could the tech giant finally gain a commanding foothold in the Chinese market?
Aurora Cannabis: Company Overview
Aurora Cannabis (ACB) is one of the major licensed Canadian cannabis growers. Established in 2006, the company is a pioneer in growing licensed marijuana.
Bernie is Vocal About Legal Canadian Marijuana
Making marijuana legal is currently one of the hot topics playing a dominant role in the 2020 US elections. With the US elections coming up, Bernie Sanders continues to show his support for legal cannabis. Currently, cannabis is legal for medical use across 33 states. Also, Bernie Sanders is a Democratic presidential candidate, who initially […]
Will Apple AirPods Become a Signature Device?
Apple’s (AAPL) stock was having a good time on December 20 with the release of some good news. Apple AirPods generated revenue worth $6 billion in 2019.
Microsoft’s Console Battle with Sony Escalates
Microsoft (MSFT) opened up about its new gaming console, the Xbox Series X, at The Game Awards 2019. The console may pose serious competition for Sony’s PS5.
Apple Creates Plenty of US Jobs, Argues Tim Cook
Apple CEO Tim Cook defended the company recently, citing its role in generating US employment opportunities in an interview with the Nikkei Asian Review.
Microsoft ‘To Do’ Does Away with Wunderlist
Microsoft (MSFT) declared the closure date for its Wunderlist app for May 6, 2020, as per the company’s blog. What was the reason for the app’s closure?
Microsoft Stock Unhindered by Data Breach Issues
Microsoft (MSFT) is caught up in the storm of data breaches happening to various technology companies, including AT&T (T). Let’s take a closer look.
Will Bernie Sanders’s Plan Trouble AT&T and Comcast?
Bernie Sanders disclosed his idea to bring about high-speed broadband internet for all US citizens. This may worry AT&T (T), Comcast (CMCSA).
Huawei Will Challenge the FCC’s Latest Limitation
Huawei is planning to challenge an FCC decision blocking US telecom providers from using a government subsidy to procure devices from it.
Can HBO Max Help AT&T Balance Its DIRECTV Losses?
AT&T plans to launch HBO Max in May 2020. At $14.99 per month, this subscription video service could garner about 50 million subscribers over five years.
Why Is Trump Interested in Exempting Apple from Tariffs?
On November 20, President Donald Trump said he is considering granting a tariff exemption on Chinese imports to Apple Inc (AAPL).
Altitude Sports Sues Comcast in Antitrust Lawsuit
Altitude Sports filed a lawsuit against Comcast, alleging antitrust violations. However, Dish Network and DIRECTV weren’t affected by the lawsuit.
Trump Extends Huawei Reprieve: Impact on Stocks
The Trump administration has reportedly agreed to extend Huawei’s license, enabling it to continue its business with US companies for another 90 days.
AMAT’s Q1 Revenue Outlook Surprises Investors
Applied Materials (AMAT) posted a fiscal 2019 fourth-quarter revenue beat and a strong fiscal 2020 first-quarter outlook yesterday.
AMAT Stock Rises: Fourth-Quarter Earnings Takeaways
Applied Materials (AMAT) stock rose 4% after market hours yesterday after the company posted strong fiscal 2019 fourth-quarter results.
Disney Stock Shines Close to All-Time High
Disney (DIS) stock rose to a new all-time high on Wednesday following the launch of Disney+. The company’s new streaming service launched on Tuesday.
Why Does Cisco Expect Lower Revenues in Q2?
For the second quarter of fiscal 2020, Cisco expects its revenues to fall 3–5% YoY. The company plans to remain conservative with its outlook.
Cisco Beats Earnings in Q1, Gives Disappointing Outlook
Cisco reported its fiscal 2020 first-quarter earnings results yesterday, beating expectations. However, the company’s stock fell more than 5% afterward.
Video Services: Comcast versus Dish Network
The major video service players are under constant pricing threat. Here, we’ll compare the performance of Comcast and Dish Network.
Will Cisco Adjust Its Forecast for Fiscal 2020?
Information tech and networking giant Cisco Systems (CSCO) is set to report its fiscal 2020 first-quarter results today at 4:30 PM ET.
Disney+ Launches, Shares Rise after Q4 Earnings
Disney+ is an upcoming US subscription video-on-demand streaming facility. The services will be launched today in the US, Canada, and the Netherlands.
Telecom Trends to Watch: 5G, AI, Cloud, and IoT
The global telecom industry is undergoing a rapid transformation, especially with the advent of 5G technology. We look at the telecom space’s key trends.
NetApp: Must-Know Details for Investors
NetApp has been part of the Fortune 500 since its inception in 1992. The storage provider went public in 1995, and its revenue reached $1 billion in 2000.
IIPR-Trulieve Real Estate Deal in Florida
Innovative Industrial Properties (IIPR), the first real estate investment trust in the medical marijuana segment, used $17 million to buy a cannabis cultivation facility in Florida. IIPR buys and rents industrial warehouses in the cannabis sector. More about the deal On October 23, 2019, IIPR bought a 120,000-square-foot property with five-building cultivation establishment for $17 […]
HEXO Adds To Debt and Delays Q4 Results
Yesterday, the huge Canadian cannabis grower Hexo (HEXO) declared its target to achieve a private placement worth $70 million Canadian dollars. This funding is in the form of convertible debentures. Apart from this, Hexo also delayed the release of its Q4 2019 earnings for October 28. The company cited the reason that it required additional […]
Tilray: An Overview of the Colossal Cannabis Player
Established in 2014, Tilray is a massive medical marijuana producer and a major global provider of cannabis products through a variety of partnerships.