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Alphabet's Leadership Change Could Be Good News for 'Other Bets'

With Sundar Pichai now the CEO of Alphabet, it's possible that the money-losing Other Bets segment will now run a tighter ship and/or see better execution.

Wall Street Sees Strength in Burlington's Succession Plan

There's apparently no key man risk at Burlington.

Burlington Stores Stock Surges on Earnings Beat, Guidance

Burlington stock is bouncing big after a big earnings beat, capitalizing on the chaos in the retail sector.

Why Bulls Are Raising Targets on Okta Into Earnings

Here's why Okta could accelerate, and what could derail the optimism.

These Drug Cos. Could Soon Feel Big Side Effects of Opioid Crisis

No company is safe from the litigation risk tied to the drug epidemic, but Johnson & Johnson may be one of the few guaranteed to survive.

Johnson & Johnson Rises on $572 Million Fine That's Smaller Than Feared

Wall Street expects the healthcare giant can take the jolt from the penalty delivered by an Oklahoma judge in the state's opioid case against J&J.

Macy's Battered After Big Miss on Earnings, Lowered Guidance

Shares of the department store retailer are moving to the lowest level in many years as Macy's also trims its outlook for all of 2019.

Viacom Stock Pops as Media Merger with CBS Set to Close

Viacom shareholders may finally be rewarded this week for their patience.

Facebook Gains as Market Finds Crypto Opportunity Intriguing

Facebook is fomenting optimism on its blockchain bets, despite traditional cryptocurrency criticism.

Chewy's Dual-Class Structure Isn't Ideal for Investors

Chewy is challenging strong criticism with its disparate dual-class structure.

2 Japanese Companies Stand to Benefit Shareholders by Lifting Their Defenses

A railway operator and a developer indicate corporate governance finally may be shifting in the favor of shareholders in Japan, with nice upside potential for the stocks as a result.

IPO Investors Should Take Note of Pinterest's Dual Class Share Structure

Pinterest isn't exactly bringing the power to the people.

Analysts Still See Upside for Facebook Stock Despite Headline Risks

Zuckerberg is looking to get ahead of the criticism and keep the regulation headwind from obscuring the tailwinds many analysts and investors have built the bull case behind.

The Market Appreciates Mark Zuckerberg's Mea Culpa Maneuver

Zuckerberg's attempt to steer the regulation debate on his company satisfied pre-market players.

Cause for Caution? Top Executives Selling Tilray Stock

It might not be time to panic yet about Tilray, but there's likely a problem ahead.

Tilray Touts Global Ambition as Erosion of Canadian Market Expected

A key aspect of the international expansion is the company's recent acquisition of hemp-food producer Manitoba Harvest in February.

Chart of the Day: Is Broadcom CEO Hock Tan Worth His Big Salary?

Big salaries demand big returns. Has Hock Tan delivered?

Broadcom Shoots to All-Time High as Analysts Increase Bullishness

Analysts are raising their price targets for the semiconductor giant based on its positive outlook.

Has GE Really Reset Expectations for the Stock?

Is it time to return to General Electric?

Peltz Is the Perfect Problem Solver for Aurora Cannabis

Peltz's addition should pacify a persistent critique of the company.

Schumer, Sanders Stance Against Buybacks Could Curb Alphabet Outlook

Legislative action to block buybacks is pertinent for Alphabet earnings.

Union Pacific Stock Rides Higher After Railroad Vet Jumps Aboard

UNP stock is speeding up the track on Tuesday.

There's Trouble at the Top of Walmart's Largest Ever Acquisition

Any way you slice it, rapid reorganization of Flipkart only months after its purchase does not reflect well on Walmart.

Time for Zuckerberg to Go as Facebook CEO?

The best move for the social media giant might be to hire a capable CEO to deal with its current issues.

J.C. Penney Slides as Sears' Demise Casts Pall on Shares

Sears' bankruptcy filing isn't a cause for celebration at rival J.C. Penney.

Jim Cramer: This Is What Larry Culp Must Do to Get GE Back in Action

The problems at GE are all about hubris and hurt feelings.

Jim Cramer: The Market Is Confounded by These Senate Hearings

Investors don't know how to price in the impact of the Senate Intelligence Committee hearings on tech stocks.

Sorry Cramer, But 4 Times a Year Is Just Right

I disagree with President Trump (and Jim Cramer) about making companies only report results semiannually.

Jim Cramer: 4 Times a Year Is Too Much

A lot of money is spent doing these quarterly reports.

Rite Aid Shareholders Cheer Merger Failure, Call on CEO to 'Put House In Order'

Rite Aid CEO John Standley faces shareholders's scrutiny after the merger flop.