GameStop Lays Off More Than 100 Staffers

GameStop Lays Off More Than 100 Staffers

GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME), a video game and gaming merchandise retailer, has announced laying off over a hundred employees at its corporate headquarters in Grapevine, Texas and its subsidiary Game Informer magazine in Minnesota.... 
MDMA Examined As Potential Treatment For Alcohol Addiction

MDMA Examined As Potential Treatment For Alcohol Addiction

The drug MDMA, better known as party drug Ecstasy, is being examined by researchers as a possible treatment for alcohol addiction. A Phase I clinical trial for MDMA-assisted therapy as a treatment for alcohol use disorder... 
E&G Advisors LP Has $1.35 Million Stock Holdings in Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE:MRK)

E&G Advisors LP Has $1.35 Million Stock Holdings in Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE:MRK)

E&G Advisors LP trimmed its holdings in shares of Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE:MRK) by 3.6% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund... 
Country Club Trust Company n.a. Raises Stake in JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM)

Country Club Trust Company n.a. Raises Stake in JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM)

Country Club Trust Company n.a. grew its stake in shares of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) by 3.0% in the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 24,919... 
Fagan Associates Inc. Boosts Holdings in Boeing Co (NYSE:BA)

Fagan Associates Inc. Boosts Holdings in Boeing Co (NYSE:BA)

Fagan Associates Inc. increased its holdings in Boeing Co (NYSE:BA) by 1.7% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 8,178 shares... 
Analyzing Cintas (NASDAQ:CTAS) and Kontoor Brands (NASDAQ:KTB)

Analyzing Cintas (NASDAQ:CTAS) and Kontoor Brands (NASDAQ:KTB)

Cintas (NASDAQ:CTAS) and Kontoor Brands (NYSE:KTB) are both industrial products companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, valuation, earnings, analyst... 
Even 25 Cups of Coffee Per Day is Safe For Your Heart, Study Finds

Even 25 Cups of Coffee Per Day is Safe For Your Heart, Study Finds

Coffee continues to be the most widely-consumed drink in the world; and not-for-nothing it is actually pretty good for you. Studies persist to show that drinking a cup of coffee or two, every day, can have some health benefits.   On... 
E-Cigarette Flavors Could Increase Cardiovascular Risks

E-Cigarette Flavors Could Increase Cardiovascular Risks

Researchers out of the Stanford University School of Medicine have announced, this week, that studies now show e-cigarettes can damage human blood vessel.  More importantly, the study suggests a potential increase in... 
Lord & Taylor Up For Strategic Alternatives Review by Hudson’s Bay

Lord & Taylor Up For Strategic Alternatives Review by Hudson’s Bay

Statistics are showing that more people are buying online rather than taking the time for shopping trips to the malls or brick and motor establishments like Lord & Taylor which has put Hudson’s Bay Company (HBC) its parent... 
Kraft Announces New Mother’s Day Free Childcare Promotion

Kraft Announces New Mother’s Day Free Childcare Promotion

This Mother’s Day, make sure you don’t forget Kraft.  The company behind the immensely successful sliced and individually-wrapped American cheese singles announced, this week, it would like to pay your childcare... 
Altria’s Investment in Cannabis Sinks Profits

Altria’s Investment in Cannabis Sinks Profits

Atria’s surprising investment into Canadian cannabis company, Cronos, did not pan out as they had hoped, eating into the major tobacco company’s first-quarter profits.  According to a statement, made Thursday, first-quarter... 
Tech Stocks Buoy Early Losses To Post Impressive Returns in First Quarter

Tech Stocks Buoy Early Losses To Post Impressive Returns in First Quarter

US stocks rose a bit by the end of the week, touching on new record highs on Friday thanks to better-than-expected first quarter economic growth that offset disappointing earnings reports from earlier in the season.  Indeed,... 
Occidental Petroleum Makes bid For Anadarko

Occidental Petroleum Makes bid For Anadarko

Occidental Petroleum made a bid for Andarko Petroleum, on Wednesday, for a value of $76 per share. This is higher than another offer, made by Chevron, to scoop up the oil and gas driller. Sent by letter to Andarko’s board, Wednesday,... 
US Government Expands Air Bag Investigation In Over 12 Million Vehicles

US Government Expands Air Bag Investigation In Over 12 Million Vehicles

Over 12.3 million vehicles manufactured by Toyota, Honda, Kia, Fiat Chrysler, Mitsubishi and Hyundai will be investigated by US auto safety investigators due to malfunctioning air bag controls that keep air bags from inflating... 
A Higher Risk of Heart-Related Death Is Significantly Linked to Skipping Breakfast

A Higher Risk of Heart-Related Death Is Significantly Linked to Skipping Breakfast

A recent study revealed that there may be a link between your risk of dying earlier from heart related deaths or stroke-related death and skipping breakfast. This study was published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology...