2 Under-the-Radar Stories That Could Be Huge News for Marijuana Stocks

Canada stood at the center stage of investors’ attention for months during the lead-up to the country’s legalization of recreational marijuana in October. But now there are two emerging opportunities that could be much more significant over the long run. In just the last few days, major developments have occurred in Mexico and Thailand that …

Health Insurers, Cannabis, Energy Stocks Gain on Election Relief

Biotech, Cannabis and Bank Stocks Gain on Post-Election Relief More (Bloomberg) — Stocks gained across the board after the U.S. midterm elections played out as expected, with the Democrats taking the House and Republicans holding the Senate. A divided government and potential gridlock is seen as positive for many industries. The yield on ten-year Treasuries …

Marriott cuts current-quarter forecast on weak North America demand

FILE PHOTO – A woman on a mobile phone walks past a Marriott hotel in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, China January 11, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer More (Reuters) – U.S. hotel chain Marriott International Inc <MAR.O> on Monday cut its fourth-quarter forecast for a key measure of hotel health, blaming uncertainty related to weak demand in North America, …

US Supreme Court ends fight over Obama-era net neutrality rules

View photos FILE PHOTO: Police officers stand in front of the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, U.S., January 19, 2018. REUTERS/Eric Thayer/File Photo More By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused a request by the Trump administration and the telecommunications industry to wipe away a lower court decision that …

Apple will stop announcing exactly how many iPhones, iPads, and Macs it's sold

tim cook More Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP Apple is going to stop disclosing how many iPhones, iPads, and Macs it sells each quarter. The news comes right after Apple announced earnings for its most recent quarter — a quarter where it beat on earnings and revenue, but whiffed big on iPhone sales.  The company’s stock has …

Alibaba To Report Earnings Tomorrow As Concerns About China's Economy Grow

View photos China’s largest tech company, Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA), is slated to report fiscal second-quarter earnings before market open on Friday, Nov. 2.  This’ll be BABA’s first report since chairman and CEO Jack Ma announced in September that he would be stepping down from his roles in 2019,  although he indicated that …

Starbucks Just Revealed Its 2018 Holiday Drinks and We Want Them All

Halloween is officially over, so you know what that means: Starbucks has revealed its annual menu of delicious-sounding holiday drinks, along with the festive new cup designs they’ll be served in. Starting on Friday, November 2, Starbucks stores around the US and Canada will roll out six seasonal drinks: Peppermint Mocha (which makes its return for a 16th …