After "The Avengers: Age of Ultron," This Could Be Disney's Next $1 Billion Movie
12/21/2014, 12:47 pm from Motley Fool in Investing, Stocks
When Marvel'sThe Avengers Age of Ultron hits theaters on May 1, it seems inevitable that the super powered sequel will quickly breeze past the $1 billion mark at the box office. After all, Marvel's The Avengers... Read >>
5 Crazy Habits You Might Adopt With Low-Cost Genome Sequencing
12/21/2014, 12:42 pm from Motley Fool in Investing, Stocks
The $1,000 human genome took a giant leap closer to reality when Illuminalaunched the HiSeq X Ten Sequencing System in early 2014. Sequencing your genome costs over five times that amount using any other system, and had... Read >>
Could the Next Generation of Diabetes Treatments Be Found in This Illegal Drug?
12/21/2014, 11:41 am from Motley Fool in Investing, Stocks
Heart disease and cancer may be the two most common direct causes of death in the United States, but a chronic disease that now affects 29.1 million people in this country and is a prime risk factor... Read >>
How Tesla Motors, Inc. Lived Up to Predictions for 2014
12/21/2014, 11:32 am from Motley Fool in Investing, Stocks
Tesla Motors ' stock handily outperformed the S&P 500's 8% gain in 2014, delivering a sweet 35% rise. Looking at the past year, it's a great time to review some bold bets I made about Tesla going... Read >>
Why Billionaire Investor Leon Cooperman Won’t Buy More SandRidge Energy Inc. Stock
12/21/2014, 11:15 am from Motley Fool in Investing, Stocks
Source SandRidge Energy. Billionaire investor Leon Cooperman owns 9% of SandRidge Energy Inc's outstanding shares. That's a rather outsized position for Cooperman's hedge fund, Omega Advisors, as it had been a 12% position... Read >>
Why Is George Soros Buying This Beaten Down Biotech Stock?
12/21/2014, 11:04 am from Motley Fool in Investing, Stocks
Source Wikimedia Commons Niccolò Caranti The controversial billionaire and hedge fund guru George Soros is undoubtedly one of the best investors on the planet today. At age 83, he is estimated to... Read >>
Thinking About Buying General Motors? You Might Want to Think Twice
12/21/2014, 11:00 am from Motley Fool in Investing, Stocks
Will GM's Chevy Silverado maintain pricing power next year? Image Source General Motors. While General Motors is having arguably the worst year in company history in terms of negative press surrounding its tragic recall... Read >>
Is Bank of America on the Naughty or Nice List This Holiday Season?
12/21/2014, 10:57 am from Motley Fool in Investing, Stocks
Bank of America is one of the most popular stocks in the financial sector among both bulls and bears. However, one thing is certain many people are strongly opinionated on the bank, and our... Read >>
Will AMC Be the Netflix of Multiplexes?
12/21/2014, 10:52 am from Motley Fool in Investing, Stocks
Bringing new meaning to the "binge viewing" term championed by Netflix , a leading movie theater chain is testing out a celluloid smorgasbord model. AMC Entertainment is teaming up with Movie Pass to offer a... Read >>
5 of the Biggest Tech Trends You Need to Watch in 2015
12/21/2014, 10:27 am from Motley Fool in Investing, Stocks
If you want to be an effect tech investor, it pays to know which of the small things are going to blow up into big things in the next few years. This article can help. Each... Read >>