GUEST: 2017 saw a rebound in overall VC funding, approaching dotcom-era amounts. This was fueled by continued investor enthusiasm over the venture asset class, including new late-stage growth funds. The sectors that showed the largest growth were those in the business and financial services and healthcare sectors. In 2018, I expect VC investments levels to remain […]
Scientists have discovered that the survival of cancer stem cells is dependent on the 'Hedgehog signaling pathway'. Targeting this pathway had previously shown no effect on the growth of colorectal cancer. Now, scientists have demonstrated that using different drugs to target a specific aspect of the pathway may yield better treatment outcomes for patients.
I spend a lot of my time talking to executives from some of the most iconic companies in the world. They know artificial intelligence (AI) is critical to accelerating business growth, but I’ve been struck by how every one of them is now grappling with how to implement it in their business processes. Show More Summary
Lava Red OnePlus 5T is now available for purchase in India. OnePlus has seen a meteoric growth in India over the last 18 months, with the brand dominating sales in the premium segment. There's clearly a lot of demand for the manufacturer's phones, and the brand is doing its part to cater to that demand by rolling out new color options. Show More Summary
The past couple of years have seen the Kia brand stand out as a clear performer in the Australian new car market, with all but one model delivering marked sales growth. That one sore point is the Optima, a very good car in a dying segment, and now challenged from within by the four-cylinder Stinger […]
CINCINNATI--Researchers at the University of Cincinnati (UC) College of Medicine are part of an international team that has identified how the inactive or latent form of GDF8, a signaling protein also known as myostatin responsible for limiting muscle, is activated.
For IBM, a bit of growth, as it turns out, isn’t quite enough to assuage concerns about how the company gets there.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump relentlessly congratulates himself for the healthy state of the U.S. economy, with its steady growth, low unemployment, busier factories and confident consumers.
(University of California - Riverside) According to three political scientists from the University of California, Riverside, Donald Trump's promise to build a 'great wall' spanning the border separating the United States and Mexico,Show More Summary
Donald Trump announced his presidential candidacy in June 2015 with a bold, double-edged promise: that he would build a "great wall" on the border separating the United States and Mexico, and that he would make Mexico pay for it.
Adidas' focus on quality growth and margins will help drive up its stock, Macquarie analyst Lauren Jefferys wrote. Jefferys raised her price target to €223 ($272). The sneaker company has had strong share performance since 2015. It has...Show More Summary
Johnson & Johnson is set to report its Q4 2017 earnings on January 23, and we expect the company to post solid numbers, primarily led by continued growth in oncology drug sales, which saw growth of 25% in the previous quarter.
IBM posted its Q4 results on January 18. For the first time in several years, IBM’s revenues grew as its systems division reported excellent growth amid the shift to cloud computing services.
Style Outperformer: Small-Cap Growth +1.0% Sector Outperformers: 1) Retail +1.3 % 2) Paper +1.1% 3) Robotics +1.1 % Stocks Rising on Unusual Volume: GDEN, LABL, AGIO, SIEN, RCKT, JNCE, ACOR, TUSK, UL, SHG, GSUM, IOVA, MLNX, GDS, CP,Show More Summary
Netflix is set to announce its fourth quarter results on Monday, January 22. Despite the intensifying competition in the over-the-top streaming market, we expect Netflix to report growth in revenues and subscribers across both the domestic and international markets.
Economic growth continued in January, according to the firms responding to this month’s Manufacturing Business Outlook Survey. The broadest measures of current conditions remained positive this month, although indexes for general activity, new orders, and employment declined from their readings in December. Show More Summary