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  • Laclede Just Doubled Its Market Presence

    By Awais Iqbal - July 23, 2013 | Tickers: AEE, LG, WGL

    The use of natural gas is currently being highly promoted by the government in the U.S. The respective Natural Gas Associations have launched a few videos to help the public realize the benefits of using natural gas as fuel. Natural gas is not only cheap and abundantly available in the U.S., its extraction cost is also the lowest. Moreover, President Obama’s administration has recently sanctioned the development more »

  • Will 3-D TVs Become the Betamax of the 21st Century?

    By Stephanie Faris - March 21, 2013 | Tickers: PHG, PCRFY, SNE, LG

    One thing was very noticeable at this year's Consumer Electronics Show (CES): last year's CES darling, the 3-D TV, was sporting a much lower profile. While consumers were excited about the prospect of watching the Super Bowl in 3-D from the comfort of their sofas, the idea of sitting around for hours wearing goofy paper glasses was...shall we say...less than appealing.

    Investors have been closely watching more »

  • Consumer Electronics Show: Stocks that Catch the Eye

    By Nate Wooley - January 16, 2013 | Tickers: NTGR, NVDA, LG

    CES, the Consumer Electronics Show, is over for 2013. Another year past of gadgets, devices, gizmos and such, all designed to tempt people into spending money or making a statement about themselves. I'm sure it's a good, but exhausting, time for the attendees.

    This year, though, there seems to be a belief that the idea is less about pitching big, game-changing items than about the smaller things that more »

  • Kudos to Netflix

    By Erin McBride - December 28, 2011 | Tickers: NFLX, LG

    Do you believe in investing in a company because they did something right? It is time to forgive Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) for some of their past mistakes, and thank CEO Reed Hastings for doing the right thing.

    Hastings is taking a 33% pay cut after a ridiculously and well-documented bad year for the company. In comparison, how many stories have we read about our Wall Street (and Detroit) friends taking more »

  • Netflix Expanding Services Across the Pond

    By Erin McBride - December 20, 2011 | Tickers: AMZN, NFLX, LG, VZ

    Popular entertainment site Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) has signed a licensing agreement with BBC Worldwide. The new deal will bring more BBC series to Netflix users in the UK and Ireland.

    The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Netflix’s biggest competitor in the UK is Lovefilm, a movie rental service acquired by Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) in January 2011.

    Netflix will launch its UK and Ireland services in early more »