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Oil Producers Not Well Hedged Going Into 2016

Oil Producers Not Well Hedged Going Into 2016

With the price of oil trading below $33 on Thursday, and early prognosticators saying a practical bottom has been put in, financial stress will remains elevated for independent U.S. oil producers in 2016. The core projection of difficulty in the […]

S&P 500 Returns In 2015 Lowest Since 2008

S&P 500 Returns In 2015 Lowest Since 2008

Although the S&P 500 got hammered in 2015, this year things look a little brighter. The key benchmark index only returned 1% in 2015, including dividends. Apple was among the laggards for the year, which means even though it ended […]

Facebook Messenger Becomes Fastest-Growing App

Facebook Messenger Becomes Fastest-Growing App

Facebook, the social-networking giant, reported on Thursday that its Messenger app has crossed 800 million users. According to research firm Nielsen, Messenger was the fastest-growing app of 2015. Messenger – the fastest growing app In 2014, Facebook created Messenger as a […]

Google, Lenovo Team Up To Make Phones More Smarter

Google, Lenovo Team Up To Make Phones More Smarter

Google and Lenovo have come together to produce a sub-$500 smartphone running on Android as part of Google’s Project Tango. Project Tango, which was announced in 2014, originated from one of Google’s coolest and most secretive research labs – ATAP. […]