Category: Financial Markets

why POT IS IMMUNE to economic woes

If you’re worried about your stock portfolio, then marijuana might be the answer. Not because it will help you “chill out” about your financial situation, but because most analysts believe that the pot market will be largely immune to economic downturns because of its unique mix of “quasi-medical” and “quasi-recreational” uses. Derek Paterson, chief executive […]

September 14, 2015 | 1 Comment More

the BIG MAC real estate EMPIRE

As the Big Mac empire appears to founder in the face of major competition and rising food prices, many wonder how much longer fast food giant McDonald’s can hang on in the industry. While the restaurant is an absolute behemoth worldwide, some analysts warn that deeply-rooted internal issues could sink the entire ship over time. […]

August 26, 2015 | 1 Comment More

Financial Markets News: “TASTY” IPO to watch

If you love fine steak, then you’re likely already familiar with high-end Brazilian steakhouse Fogo de Chao. Now, for about half of the price of a meal at the fine dining establishment, you can own a share of FOGO stock. Fogo is the fourth restaurant group to go public this year and sold 4.1 million […]

June 24, 2015 | More

Financial Markets News: airline stocks CRASH HARD

In recent years, airline stocks have been a popular buy for many investors, although this particular sector is known for volatility and those with weak stomachs often choose to steer clear. However, analysts have performed a sharp turnaround just in the past few weeks, and now many fear that airline stocks are actually in an […]

June 9, 2015 | 1 Comment More

Financial Markets News: THIS COMPANY looks to “HEALTHY FAST FOOD” to save profits

Yum Brands (YUM) has committed itself to going natural, and your favorite fast-food taco is likely to look a little different as a result. Taco Bell, which is owned by YUM along with Pizza Hut and KFC, is committed to removing “all artificial flavors and colors from its food by the end of the year.” […]

May 28, 2015 | 1 Comment More