Artificial Intelligence, ‘Worst Event in History of Civilization”

Artificial Intelligence, ‘Worst Event in History of Civilization”

Artificial Intelligence, ‘Worst Event in History of Civilization” $MSFT, $TSLA Physicist Stephen Hawking warns that AI (artificial intelligence) could be the “worst event in the history of our civilization.” He urged creators of AI to “employ best practice and effective management.” Mr. Hawking, a British cosmologist who was diagnosed with motor neuron disease aged 21, […]

Bitcoin, What’s Ahead for the Raging Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin, What’s Ahead for the Raging Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin, What’s Ahead for the Raging Cryptocurrency $BTCUSD, $MSFT, $JPM, $GS, $TM, $CME, $CBOE Bitcoin’s amazing rise YTD has attracted lots of attention, but most institutional investors are still on the sidelines, as regulators have yet to issue comprehensive rules, and corporations are still only testing blockchain technology. Whether Bitcoin matures or crashes will depend […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $BIDU, $MRK, $MSFT, $SBGI, $TSN Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Street’s Top analysts upgrades, downgrades and initiations for Wednesday, as follows: Baidu Inc. (NASDAQ:BIDU) […]

Elon Musk VC Backer Investigated for Sexual Misconduct

Elon Musk VC Backer Investigated for Sexual Misconduct

Elon Musk VC Backer Investigated for Sexual Misconduct $TSLA The venture capital firm, Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ), known for backing serial entrepreneur Elon Musk’s ventures, said it is investigating founding partner Steve Jurvetson for misconduct. The firm engaged a law firm this past Summer after hearing indirectly of serious sexual misconduct allegations about Mr. Jurvetson, said […]

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) HEFFX Highlights

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) HEFFX Highlights

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) HEFFX Highlights Microsoft first unveiled its plans for ARM-powered Windows laptops last year. The new devices will be powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 processor, and will support traditional desktop apps thanks to an emulator in Windows 10. While Qualcomm previously promised laptops before the end of the year, we haven’t heard much […]

George Soros and the NFL’s Radical Anti-American Stance

George Soros and the NFL’s Radical Anti-American Stance

George Soros and the NFL’s Radical Anti-American Stance $MCD, $V, $BUD, $MSFT, $PEP As NFL players continue to disrespect Americans and Veterans throughout our Republic, it has become very clear that modern liberalism is working to establish a stranglehold on the American values that define the vast majority of us. As this movement pertains to […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $DWDP,$GRUB,$MSFT,$NKE,$WDC Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Streets Top analysts upgrades, downgrades and initiations for Friday, as follows: DowDuPont Inc. (NYSE:DWDP) was started with a […]

Very Few NFL Players Kneel or Sit During National Anthem

Very Few NFL Players Kneel or Sit During National Anthem

Very Few NFL Players Kneel or Sit During National Anthem $MCD, $PEP, $BUD, $V, $MSFT President Trump is winning the battle for respect for our Flag, and the Freedom for which it stands. Just 41 NFL (of the 1400) players sat or knelt during the national anthem Sunday in the earlier slate of games. that… […]

NFL Ticket Sales Diving on Player’s “taking a knee” Protest

NFL Ticket Sales Diving on Player’s “taking a knee” Protest

NFL Ticket Sales Diving on Player’s “taking a knee” Protest $MCD, $PEP, $V, $BUD, $MSFT NFL ticket sales are falling at this weekend, as controversy over football players kneeling during the national anthem continues, according to 2 of the country’s largest ticket marketplaces. Sales at TicketCity have plunged by 31%,while TickPick noted sales are down […]

NFL’s Sponsors Quiet After Calls for Boycott

NFL’s Sponsors Quiet After Calls for Boycott

NFL’s Sponsors Quiet After Calls for Boycott $F, $BUD, $MCD, $MSFT, $PEP, $UA As NFL owners and players rushed to defend their right to protest in the wake of President Donald Trump’s criticism. But, 1 group of Key stakeholders has remained silent, they are the league’s corporate partners. The National Football League and its 32 […]

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Wants To Win App Creators

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Wants To Win App Creators

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Wants To Win App Creators Microsoft’s .NET Core 2.0 is done and available for download as of August 14. Simultaneously, Microsoft is delivering ASP.NET Core 2.0, Entity Framework Core 2.0 and the complete .NET Standard 2.0 specification. Microsoft’s primary goal with .NET Core and .NET Standard was to make more of its […]

The Meaning of Twitter in the Age of President Donald Trump

The Meaning of Twitter in the Age of President Donald Trump

The Meaning of Twitter in the Age of President Donald Trump $TWTR, $AAPL, $MSFT, $DIS The social platform was in bad shape last year, but it found an unlikely support system in an antihero Welcome to recent history, where we will explore events you may have forgotten about and remind you why they still matter. Once a company takes […]

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Paint Moving To The Store

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Paint Moving To The Store

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Paint Moving To The Store Microsoft confirms it’s not killing off Paint after outpouring of support Microsoft said it is not killing the Paint app from the next update of Windows 10. Paint will be available to download for free from the Windows Store. Earlier, Microsoft said it was considering ditching Paint. […]

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Teams With Baidu

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Teams With Baidu

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Teams With Baidu Microsoft will provide cloud services to companies using Baidu’s self-driving platform outside China The project, named Apollo, has signed on 50 partners to build and improve the platform A McKinsey report predicted 15 percent of new cars sold in 2030 could be fully autonomous Microsoft Corporation is a technology […]

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) HEFFX Highlights

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) HEFFX Highlights

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) HEFFX Highlights Microsoft to employ unused TV channels to offer rural broadband Microsoft is officially ending support for its aged mobile OS, Windows Phone 8.1, which means that users will no longer receive updates. It also marks the end of the road for Redmond’s initial foray into phones, and essentially paves the […]

Europe’s Mass Migration: The Leaders Vs The People

Europe’s Mass Migration: The Leaders Vs The People

Europe’s Mass Migration: The Leaders Vs The People $MSFT, $FB Philanthropist and Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates recently said in an interview: “…you want to demonstrate generosity and take in refugees. But the more generous you are, the more word gets around about this — which in turn motivates more people to leave Africa. Germany cannot […]

Microsoft’s (NASDAQ:MSFT) Skype Blocked in the UAE

Microsoft’s (NASDAQ:MSFT) Skype Blocked in the UAE

Microsoft’s (NASDAQ:MSFT) Skype Blocked in the UAE $MSFT Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT)-owned internet calling service Skype has been blocked again in the UAE amid confusion regarding the status of Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) communications in the country. Last week, the video and audio calling features of messaging app WhatsApp began working again in the UAE having […]

Global Cyber Attack Intent on Havoc, Not Extortion

Global Cyber Attack Intent on Havoc, Not Extortion

Global Cyber Attack Intent on Havoc, Not Extortion $MSFT A cyber attack that caused indiscriminate economic damage around the world, including to us here at Live Trading News, was apparently designed to create maximum havoc in Russia’s neighbor and adversary Ukraine. While the rogue software used in the attack was configured as extortionate “ransomware,” that […]

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) HEFFX This Weeks Highlights

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) HEFFX This Weeks Highlights

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) HEFFX This Weeks Highlights Microsoft is using Cortana’s speech recognition smarts to bring dictation to the company’s Office suite. The new app is simply named Dictate, and it’s the latest project to come from Microsoft Garage, which is the company’s experimental software outfit. Dictate is more of an add-on than app since […]

Computer Software is Disrupting Traditional Industries Worldwide

Computer Software is Disrupting Traditional Industries Worldwide

Computer Software is Disrupting Traditional Industries Worldwide $IBM, $FB, $AMZN, $GOOGL, $MSFT Software will disrupt most traditional industries everywhere in the next 5-10 years. Uber is a software tool, they do not own cars not 1, and are now the biggest taxi company in the world Airbnb is now the biggest hotel company in the […]

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Releases Security Updates To Fight WannaCry

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Releases Security Updates To Fight WannaCry

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Releases Security Updates To Fight WannaCry Microsoft has released new security updates for older versions of Windows as it warns of potential cyber-attacks by government organisations. The patches include updates to Windows XP, the operating system that was targeted by the WannaCry ransomware attack in May that attacked parts of the NHS […]

Managed Money Said Monday, “We are not worried at all about tech”

Managed Money Said Monday, “We are not worried at all about tech”

Managed Money Said Monday, “We are not worried at all about tech” $AAPL, $AMZN, $FB, $GOOGL, $MSFT Selling in the high flying technology sector extended to its 2nd trading day Monday, with the NAS Comp seeing it biggest 2-day loss since September 2016 The tech selling dragged down all 3 major US stock market indexes, […]

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) the e-Commerce Giant Marked Another Milestone

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) the e-Commerce Giant Marked Another Milestone

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) the e-Commerce Giant Marked Another Milestone $AMZN, $WMT, $TGT, $MSFT Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN), the e-Commerce giant that is changing the retail marketplace has marked another milestone. Amazon stock hit 1,001.20 shortly after Tuesday’s opening bell, up about 40% from a year ago and more than 2X the 15% gainer of the S&P 500 Index […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $AXP, $CSCO, $MCD, $MSFT, $X Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Streets top analysts upgrades, downgrades and […]

Wall Street “Ready” for Busiest Earnings Week in Years

Wall Street “Ready” for Busiest Earnings Week in Years

Wall Street “Ready” for Busiest Earnings Week in Years $SPY, $XOM, $GOOGL, $AMZN, $MSFT Corporate America is set to kick off its biggest profit-reporting season in at least 10 years this week, with more than 190 members of the S&P 500 index delivering Quarterly reports, according to S&P Dow Jones Indices data. The lineup accounts […]

President Trump’s Visa Program Encourages Hiring Americans

President Trump’s Visa Program Encourages Hiring Americans

President Trump’s Visa Program Encourages Hiring Americans $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX, $FB, $MSFT, $AAPL, $SNA Tuesday, US President Donald Trump signed an executive order directing federal agencies to recommend changes to a temporary visa program used to bring foreign workers to the United States to fill high-skilled jobs. President Trump will also use the “Buy […]

World’s Top 10 Billionaires Have Combined Net Worth of $582-B

World’s Top 10 Billionaires Have Combined Net Worth of $582-B

World’s Top 10 Billionaires Have Combined Net Worth of $582-B $MSFT, $BRK.A,  $AMZN, $FB, $TSLA Microsoft’s (NASDAQ:MSFT) Bill Gates tops a soon-to-be-released list of the world’s Top 10 billionaires at $89.3-B, followed by his friend Warren Buffett (NYSE:BRK.A) at $73.5-B. The Top 10 billionaires, 9 from the United States, 1 from Spain have a combined net […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $GOOGL, $CAT, $F, $INTC, $MSFT, $WYNN Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Streets top analysts upgrades, downgrades […]

Microsoft’s (NASDAQ:MSFT) Market Cap Tops $500-B

Microsoft’s (NASDAQ:MSFT) Market Cap Tops $500-B

Microsoft’s (NASDAQ:MSFT) Market Cap Tops $500-B $MSFT, $AAPL, $GOOGL Microsoft Corp.’s (NASDAQ:MSFT) market capitalization topped $500-B for the 1st time since Y 2000 Friday, after the technology giant’s stock rose following another Quarter of results that beat The Street’s expectations. Shares of the world’s biggest software company rose as much as 2.1% to 65.64, an […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $BBBY, $MPEL, $MSFT, $ORCL, $PG, $WYNN Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Streets top analysts upgrades, downgrades […]

US Cyber Monday Sets Record With $3.45-B of Sales

US Cyber Monday Sets Record With $3.45-B of Sales

US Cyber Monday Sets Record With $3.45-B of Sales $SNE, $MSFT, $AAPL, $AMZN Shoppers spent $3.45-B on Cyber Monday on Samsung 4K TVs, PlayStation 4s and Barbie Dolls among other products, marking the largest online sales day in US history. The data compiled by Adobe Digital Insights, easily surpassed prior estimates, and dismissed fears that […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations  $CSCO, $FCX, $MSFT, $SPWR, $URBN Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Streets top analysts upgrades, downgrades and […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $T, $CHK, $MSFT, $WMT, $YHOO Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Streets top analysts upgrades, downgrades and […]

The Week Ahead on Wall Street

The Week Ahead on Wall Street

The Week Ahead on Wall Street $IBM, $GS, $GE, $AXP, $MSFT Earnings season will pick up this week as 11 members of the DJIA are scheduled to report: International Business Machines (NYSE:IBM) Monday Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS), Intel Corp. (NASDAQ:INTC), Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) and UnitedHealth Group (NYSE:UNH) Tuesday American Express Co. (NYSE:AXP) Wednesday; Microsoft […]

Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) Raised Dividend, Plans $40-B Share Buyback

Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) Raised Dividend, Plans $40-B Share Buyback

Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) Raised Dividend, Plans $40-B Share Buyback $MSFT Microsoft Corp Tuesday raised its Quarterly dividend by 8% and said it would buy back up to $40-B in shares, as part of a new share repurchase program. The company raised its dividend to 0.39/share, + 0.03 from the prior Quarter. The technology giant last raised […]

Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) Heffx Trading Outlook

Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) Heffx Trading Outlook

Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) Heffx Trading Outlook Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the upside. The projected upper bound is: 59.59. The projected lower bound is: 55.58. The projected closing price is: 57.59. Candlesticks A black body occurred […]

Exclusive Interview with Steve Douty President/CEO of Nexo, Inc.

Exclusive Interview with Steve Douty President/CEO of Nexo, Inc.

Exclusive Interview with Steve Douty President/CEO/Member of the Board of Directors of  Nexo, Inc. Nexo, Inc. (a private company) Disrupts the Movement of Big Data A New Era of Information Sharing Has Begun Last Friday I sat down with Steve Douty and to discuss the future of big file sharing, the expense and security surrounding big […]

The Many Reasons to Embrace Technology

The Many Reasons to Embrace Technology

The Many Reasons to Embrace Technology $FB, $GOOGL, $AAPL, $MSFT “The strongest force propelling human progress has been the swift advance and wide diffusion of technology.” — The Economist Some historical facts, as follows: In the year 1820, a person could expect to live less than 35 years, 94% of the global population lived in extreme poverty, […]

Nexo Inc. (a private company) Disrupts the Movement of Big Data

  Nexo, Inc. (a private company) Disrupts the Movement of Big Data A New Era of Information Sharing Has Begun $AMZN, $GOOGL, $IBM, $MSFT, $ORCL This discussion is about 1.5X longer than my regular columns on innovative, disruptive, beneficial technology, and fairly technical to boot, but I believe you will all find it compelling and […]

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Trading Outlook

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Trading Outlook

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Trading Outlook MICROSOFT CP closed down -0.870 at 53.090. Volume was 73% above average (neutral) and Bollinger Bands were 28% wider than normal. After market MSFT delivered strong results -Earnings (Q4): $5.48 Bln. vs. $5.07 Bln. last year. -Earnings Growth (Y-o-Y): 8.1% -EPS (Q4): $0.69 vs. $0.62 last year. -EPS Growth (Y-o-Y): […]

American Companies Sitting on a $1.45-T+ “Cash Pile”

American Companies Sitting on a $1.45-T+ “Cash Pile”

American Companies Sitting on a $1.45-T+ “Cash Pile” $AAPL, $AMZN, $GOOGL, $MSFT, $INTC Corporate cash is at record high marks as increased debt is offsetting net operating cash outflows. America’s largest corporations are sitting on a historically large amount of Green Money these days. Cash and short-term investments on the S&P 500 sector companies’ balance […]

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Trading Outlook

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Trading Outlook

MICROSOFT CP closed down -1.340 at 50.140. Volume was 167% above average (trending) and Bollinger Bands were 30% narrower than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 49.580 50.715 49.060 50.140 82,852,552 Technical Outlook Short Term: Neutral Intermediate Term: Bullish Long Term: Bearish Moving Averages: 10-period 50-period 200-period Close: 51.96 52.33 51.42 Volatility: 19 29 33 […]

Microsoft, Facebook Agree to build High-speed Trans-Atlantic sub-Sea Cable

Microsoft, Facebook Agree to build High-speed Trans-Atlantic sub-Sea Cable

Microsoft, Facebook Agree to build High-speed Trans-Atlantic sub-Sea Cable $MSFT, $FB, $GOOGL, $AMZN Thursday, US technology giants Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) and Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) announced they will jointly build a high-speed undersea cable across the Atlantic to give customers fast and reliable access to the 2 companies’ “cloud” and online services as demand grows. The new 6,600-kilometer undersea […]