Tag Archives: Weeks

Week’s Winners and Losers: Streaming Quakes, Urban Bakes

Filed under: Netflix, Amazon.com, Wal-Mart, IPOs, Investing Chris Pizzello/Invision/APBritish pop star Adele There were plenty of winners and losers this week, with hot shows debuting on leading video streaming services and a once-popular clothing retailer making an unusual acquisition. Walmart (WMT) — Winner The turnaround at Walmart continues. The world’s largest retailer posted better-than-expected quarterly results this week. This is ...

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Prices at the Pump Steady Over Past 2 Weeks

Filed under: Energy, Travel, Transportation, Gas Prices, Economy Ted S. Warren/AP By Jeffrey Dastin NEW YORK — The average price of a gallon of gasoline remained steady in the past two weeks, as price rises in several Midwest cities offset cuts in the West, according to the Lundberg survey released Sunday. Regular grade gasoline dropped just one-third of a cent ...

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Gas Price Drops 27 Cents in Past 3 Weeks

Filed under: Travel, Transportation, Gas Prices, Consumer Issues, Economy Shutterstock By David Henry The average price of a gallon of gasoline in the United States fell 27 cents in the past three weeks as refiners and retailers gave up some of their profits margins to sell more fuel, according to the Lundberg survey released Sunday. Regular grade gasoline fell to ...

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Week’s Winners and Losers: Hasbro Pays Off, Pier 1 Slips Off

Filed under: Earnings, Retail, Food & Beverage, Restaurants, Investing Michel Euler/APA saleswoman displays the new Monopoly board game version at a toy store in Paris. There were plenty of winners and losers this week, with a leading toymaker growing at a time when its rivals are reeling and a home goods retailer failing to live up to its promises, again. ...

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Last Week’s Biggest Stock Movers: Glu Mobile, Stratasys

Filed under: Company News, Verizon, Market News, Upgrades and Downgrades, Investing Wade Payne/Invision/APKaty Perry and Glu Mobile have a five-year partnership. Plenty of stocks go up and down in any given week. The gainers inspire us to keep investing. The decliners keep greed in check while reminding us about the risks of the equity markets. Let’s go over some of ...

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Week’s Winners and Losers: Disney Up, Windows RT Out

Filed under: Company News, Microsoft, Walt Disney, Market News, Investing Jae C. Hong/AP There were plenty of winners and losers this week, with the family entertainment giant coming through with a blowout quarterly report and the world’s largest software company finally putting an end to an ill-advised mobile platform. Office Supply Retailers — Winners Living up to the recent buyout ...

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Week’s Winners and Losers: Pimco Waning, Netflix Gaining

Filed under: Company News, Earnings, Retail, Market News, Investing Moviestore collection Ltd./AlamyA sequel to “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon” is coming to Netflix and IMAX. There were plenty of winners and losers this week, with the world’s leading online auctioneer revealing long-overdue plans to separate into two companies and the top dog in single-cup coffee brewers taking another legal hit for ...

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Paul Walker served as best man at wedding weeks before his death

chardphoto.com/ Splash News Paul Walker acted as best man at his brother Caleb’s wedding just six weeks before his death. Just weeks before his tragic death in a fiery car crash, Hollywood hunk Paul Walker radiated happiness as best man at his younger brother Caleb’s wedding. In a series of poignant photos, the “Fast & Furious” star is seen smiling ...

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Elizabeth Vargas in Rehab: ABC 20/20 Co-Anchor Checked in For Alcohol Abuse Weeks Ago

When Elizabeth Vargas was mysteriously absent from her post as ABC’s 20/20 co-anchor for weeks, people started to wonder where the seasoned reporter was. Now Vargas, 51, has confirmed that she’s been in a rehabilitation facility for alcohol abuse.  PHOTOS: Celebrity rehab centers “Like so many people, I am dealing with addiction,” the anchor said in a statement obtained by ...

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