By Street Smart Investor: (Editor's Note: Investors should be mindful of the risks of transacting in illiquid securities such as CDLRF. CanElson Drilling's listing in Toronto, CDL.TO, offers stronger liquidity.) Initiation Summary CanElson...Show More Summary
By Chad Shoop: The smart money, aka Wall Street, typically sets the tone in the market, leaving retail investors a step behind. At the beginning of August, however, retail investors tried to beat smart money to the punch by exiting high-yielding bonds first, causing the price to decline rapidly. But Wall Street wasn’t going to let that happen. Show More Summary
By Street Smart Investor: (Editor's Note: Investors should be mindful of the risks of transacting in illiquid securities such as SPGYF. Whitecap Resources' listing in Toronto, WCP.TO, offers stronger liquidity.) Initiation Summary Whitecap...Show More Summary
Just about everyone works on a computer these days at the office, and if you were to take a look at any cafe out there in the streets, you would also notice that many people use a tablet or a notebook to get some stuff done, be it sending out an email or perhaps even working on a brand new proposal, or simply to chill out by viewing cat videos....
By Street Smart Investor: Initiation Summary Rig operating companies have witnessed a challenging year on relatively difficult market conditions. Seadrill (NYSE:SDRL) stock is down 6.5% for 2014, Ensco (NYSE:ESV) is down 12.8% for the year, Transocean (NYSE:RIG) is down 19% and Ocean Rig is down 3.7% for the year. Show More Summary
By Martin Vlcek: Echelon Corporation (NASDAQ:ELON) announced acquisition of Lumewave, Inc., for an undisclosed amount. Lumewave is a wireless outdoor lighting control system provider that supplies smart lighting solutions that communicate over wireless internet among other things. Show More Summary
Shortly after today’s announcement that David Plouffe, the former campaign manager of President Barack Obama’s 2008 presidential bid, would join Uber next month as SVP of policy and strategy, Plouffe and Uber CEO Travis Kalanick were...Show More Summary
By Rogier van Vlissingen: Herbalife (NYSE:HLF) remains in the news. Most recently with a downgrade by the Street, and some minor reports of certain investors getting in (deeper), as in the Capital Group, and some smart money getting out partially, as in Perry Capital, or wholly. Show More Summary
By Street Smart Investor: Europe's Dependence On Russian Gas Before discussing FX Energy (NASDAQ:FXEN) in this initiating coverage, I would briefly like to discuss Europe's dependence on Russian gas. This is important as it bears a strong...Show More Summary
By Street Smart Investor: Initiation Summary Tamarack Valley Energy (OTC:TNEYF) is an oil & gas company in the Western Canadian sedimentary basin. The company's stock has surged by 17.5% in the last six trading sessions with the stock surging by 7.9% on the day the company released its 2Q14 results. Show More Summary
Morgan Freeman played a pimp in the 1987 film "Street Smart"... and his pimp game has not lost a step!Freeman was chatting Wednesday night with our photog outside Madeo... when a few girls came up and asked to take a photo with the legendary…
As part of its quest to be carbon neutral by 2025, Copenhagen is looking hard at the kind of street lamps it should have. The city is setting up an experimental laboratory called the Danish Outdoor Lighting Lab (DOLL) in the suburb of Albertslund, where different
By Street Smart Investor: Initiation Summary I am initiating Condor Petroleum (OTC:CNPRF) with an investment horizon of 2-3 years and with an investment recommendation of "Strong Buy". Condor Petroleum is an oil & gas exploration company based in Canada with an exploration asset in Kazakhstan. Show More Summary
By Street Smart Investor: Initiation Summary Artek Exploration (OTCPK:ARKXF), a junior oil & natural gas company in Western Canada, is a "Strong Buy" at current levels of $2.95. This initiating coverage discusses why this $198 million market capitalization company can be a potential catalyst for the portfolio. Show More Summary
Dotty Lynch, a polling pioneer who served as CBS News political editor from 1985 to 2005, died yesterday after a yearlong battle with cancer. “Dotty was a rare combination of book smart, street smart, and incredibly funny,” deputy Washington...Show More Summary
If you happen to drive through Albertslund, Denmark starting next month, you could become part of a massive experiment on the future of street lighting. The Copenhagen suburb is getting hundreds of smart lamps connected to all sorts of sensors. It makes sense this would happen in Albertlunds—a suburb already known for its historic street lamps. Read more...
“WALL STREET” and the “smart money” have long since dispensed with the need to be contained in one place, be it New York, London or Tokyo. What now knits together much of the upper echelons of finance is the Bloomberg terminal, which can be found in most offices of financial institutions around the world (pictured). Show More Summary
By Street Smart Investor: Initiation Summary Gastar Exploration (NYSEMKT:GST), an independent energy company, has been among the many beneficiaries of the oil & gas boom in the United States. With a strong position in Marcellus Shale and initiation of operations in the Hunton Limestone horizontal oil play, Gastar Exploration has hit the right chord. Show More Summary
Street teams, or groups of people who "hit the streets" to promote a business's products or events, can be an great way to make noise for your business.
What makes a computer different from a person? A computer doesn't have bones. Smart children are interviewed about computers in the 1984 episode of Sesame Street. (via Reality Carnival)