There are often frequent comparisons between Penn National Gaming (NASDAQ:PENN) and Draftkings (NASDAQ:DKNG). However, the companies couldn’t be more different. Penn National owns or has interests in some 40 gaming properties across 19 states, under well-recognized brands such Hollywood Casino and Boomtown. Draftkings, on the other hand, has an app — and it’s a money-losing
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Despite an up-and-down performance so far in 2021, Nano Dimension (NASDAQ:NNDM) stock has had an extraordinary 12-month run. Source: shutterstock.com/Alex_Traksel The Israeli 3D printing company is up only 1.65% year-to-date, but that includes wild swings that saw the NNDM stock price soar by 83% and tumble by more than 50%. Over the last 12 months,
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When most people think of an “intervention,” they friends and family gathered to demand a loved one seek treatment for alcohol or drug abuse. The person, overwhelmed by the outpouring of love and concern, hopefully agrees to receive the life-saving treatment. The same principles used to intervene in substance abuse can also be applied to
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Listen to Preston’s podcast about studying billionaires here: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-investors-podcast/id928933489 Mark Cuban is a world-famous entrepreneur and investor with a net worth of $3.3 billion, according to Forbes. He is the current owner of the Dallas Mavericks, one of the teams in the Western Conference division of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He is also the
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Nearly a year since becoming CEO of International Business Machines (NYSE:IBM), Arvind Krishna has seen a 13% gain in the company’s stock. Source: Laborant / Shutterstock.com Trouble is the S&P 500 is up 47% in that time and the NASDAQ, containing most of the IBM’s competitors, is up 65%. IBM opens for trade March 19
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Founded during the financial crisis year of 2009, advertising automation platform Trade Desk (NASDAQ:TTD) has survived tough times and prevailed. Along with that, TTD stock traders have endured plenty of ups and downs, yet prospered in the long run. Source: BrightSpace / Shutterstock.com However, not every investor is 100% satisfied. That’s because the share price has
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Jane Fraser, chief executive officer for Latin American at Citigroup Inc., smiles during the Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California, U.S., on Monday, April 29, 2019. The conference brings together leaders in business, government, technology, philanthropy, academia, and the media to discuss actionable and collaborative solutions to some of the most important questions
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Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. NYSE It’s the anniversary of the big drop: What’s changed?  Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell and Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen are testifying before the House Financial Services Committee on the state of the economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic on Tuesday. It’s the one-year anniversary
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Take a look at some of the biggest movers in the premarket: AstraZeneca (AZN) – The drugmaker’s stock fell 2.9% in premarket trading after an independent monitoring board told U.S. health officials that the company may have given incomplete efficacy data from its Covid-19 vaccine trial. The Data Safety Monitoring Board said it wanted AstraZeneca
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If you don’t mind adding an element of mystery to your portfolio, consider Pershing Square Tontine Holdings (NYSE:PSTH). Just be advised that, by acquiring PSTH stock, you’ll own a stake in a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) with a yet unspecified merger target. Source: Dmitry Demidovich/ShutterStock.com Back in January of this year, I cautioned prospective investors
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New Jersey-based Citius Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:CTXR) could simply be pigeonholed as a medical product company. But that’s an oversimplification. Prospective CTXR stock investors deserve a much more in-depth discussion of this fascinating company. Source: Iryna Imago / Shutterstock.com Citius describes itself as a “late-stage specialty pharmaceutical company” that develops and commercializes “critical care products, with a particular
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A Starlink user terminal being set up. SpaceX Elon Musk’s SpaceX is in talks with the United Kingdom for the company’s Starlink satellite unit to potentially to earn funding as a part of the government’s new $6.9 billion internet infrastructure program, CNBC confirmed. U.K. Minister for Digital Infrastructure Matt Warman recently met with Starlink leadership,
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In forex markets, currency trading is conducted frequently among the U.S. dollar, the Japanese yen, the euro, the British pound, and the Canadian dollar. A pip, an acronym for “percentage in point” or “price interest point,” is a tool of measurement related to the smallest price movement made by any exchange rate. Currencies are usually
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