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1 Coal Company for President Obama’s Climate Plan

Several opponents of President Obama’s climate initiatives he unveiled in Tuesday’s speech have said that the president has declared a “war on coal,” and that these initiatives will kill the industry. This was probably the expected response from coal, but one company is turning that logic on its head. Peabody Energy (NYSE: BTU  ) released a […]

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Why DreamWorks’ Next Flop Won’t Matter

Box office hits can be hard to predict. Just ask DreamWorks Animation¬† (NASDAQ: DWA  ) , whose 2012 results were torpedoed by poor ticket sales for its film Rise of the Guardians. However, the company behind hits such as Kung Fu Panda and Puss in Boots is busy diversifying its business so that in the future […]

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Underestimating Apple Would Be a Mistake

At this year’s Worldwide Developers Conference, Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL  ) announced iWork for iCloud as its full entrance into cloud-based productivity software that is supported across browsers and platforms. While much ink has been spilled regarding Apple as a second competitor to Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT  ) Office — following in the footsteps of Google (NASDAQ: GOOG  ) Apps […]

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