Author: Paul Shea

Herbalife Ltd. (HLF) Earnings Miss, Shares Down 7%

Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE:HLF) Released its earnings numbers for the three months through June this afternoon after the market closed on Wall Street. The nutritional supplement seller showed earnings per share of $1.55 for the quarter, which the company recorded as […]

Facebook Inc (FB) Hits Mega-Cap, Is Dow Jones Calling?

Facebook Inc (FB) Hits Mega-Cap, Is Dow Jones Calling?

The Dow Jones Industrial Average (INDEXDJX:.DJI) is performing well so far this year, with new highs a regular occurrence. The index is, despite a big shake-up last year, still underperforming the S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) and that’s a cause for concern for those […]

Mannkind Corporation (MNKD) Sinks As Biotech Has Rough Day

Mannkind Corporation (MNKD) Sinks As Biotech Has Rough Day

MannKind Corporation (NASDAQ:MNKD) stock was falling on Monday’s market after a report on the company suggested that the diabetes drug it has in development is “overhyped.” The report, which first came to light last Friday, was published by hedge fund Tourbillon Capital […]

Ireland Allows Hedge Funds To Lend Across Borders

Ireland Allows Hedge Funds To Lend Across Borders

The Central Bank of Ireland is implementing new rules that would allow hedge funds to lend money to companies across international boundaries. The new rules are part of a Europe-wide effort to increase the supply of credit in a continent […]

Tesla Earnings Risk: Factory Shutdown

Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) is going to release its earnings numbers for the second fiscal quarter of 2014 next Thursday July 31, and the market appears to be pretty confident about Elon Musk’s ability to meet targets. In the last […]

iOS 8 Coming In September: 5 Key Features

iOS 8 Coming In September: 5 Key Features

iOS 8 is the next big software release from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is on its way. Developers are already in control of the operating system and working with the new Healthbook application as well as the other great features of […]

Apple iPad: A Death In Four Charts

Apple iPad: A Death In Four Charts

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) had a great quarter in the three months through June, but the company’s reliance on the iPhone during the period was palpable. iPad sales numbered a little over 13 million. The tablet computer is dead, according to […]