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What Is the Internet of Things?”

Defining the Internet of Things (IoT) can be simplified down to the connection of everyday things — like homes, industrial equipment, watches, etc. — to the internet, for the purpose of collecting data, tracking usage, and automating systems. While it encompasses many technological devices, it’s important to remember that the Internet of Things spans across […]

Now Is the Perfect Time to Buy Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Stock

Over the past 12 months, Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) stock has lost 6% of its value. And in 2017 alone, it’s lost 8% even as the S&P 500 has surged 6% higher. But those gains are all the more reason why you should by Verizon stock now. Source: Mike Mozart Via Flickr Verizon stock has been […]

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Jim Cramer shares his views every day on RealMoney. Click here for a real-time look at his insights and musings. Cramer: Fundamentals Provide a Dose of Reality Posted at 2:39 p.m. EDT on Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016 We always have to keep one eye on the fundamentals during this period of what many describe as […]

Caterpillar, Exxon Drag DJIA Lower on Wednesday

December 14, 2016: Markets opened slightly higher Wednesday but the FOMC announcement set shares below the break-even line in mid-afternoon and they never recovered. Only the tech sector traded (just barely) in the green late in the afternoon and the day’s big losers were utilities, energy and real estate stocks. WTI crude oil for January […]

The Biggest Loser: Yahoo! Tumbles 6.1%

Yahoo! (YHOO) tumbled to the bottom of the S&P 500 today after the internet company reported another data breach,calling into question its merger with Verizon Communications (VZ). Yahoo!’s Sunnyvale, California campus. Yahoo! Inc. Yahoo!dropped 6.1% to $38.41 today, while the S&P 500 rose 0.4% to 2,262.03. Verizon Communications advanced 0.4% to $51.82. Evercore ISI’s Ken […]