1 Chart That Should Scare Cable Companies

1 Chart That Should Scare Cable Companies
It’s no secret that cord-cutting is a thorn in the side of the cable industry. As more media companies launch stand-alone streaming video-on-demand services, the convenience of streaming is drawing more and more subscribers away from cable. Those streaming services have also ushered in a whole group of cord-nevers, young adults that never subscribed to cable or satellite in the... Read More

4 Questions to Ask Your New Boss

4 Questions to Ask Your New Boss
No matter how long you’ve been on the job, adapting to a new boss can be a learning process for everyone involved. Here are a few questions to ask early on that might help things run smoothly. 1. What’s your preferred method of communication? Some managers swear by email and use it as their primary means of communication. Others prefer... Read More

Better Buy: McDonald's vs. Restaurant Brands International

Better Buy: McDonald's vs. Restaurant Brands International
In today’s restaurant stock matchup, I’ve got Restaurant Brands International (NYSE: QSR) facing off against McDonald’s (NYSE: MCD) . Restaurant Brands International — which owns the Tim Hortons, Burger King, and Popeyes chains — is effectively controlled by the majority ownership of its top two shareholders, 3G Capital and Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway . Fast-food diners often pit Burger King... Read More

Disney World's Top Rival Shrinks to Grow

Disney World's Top Rival Shrinks to Grow
Comcast ‘s (NASDAQ: CMCSA)  Universal Orlando is closing down another attraction tonight. Terminator 2: 3-D, one of the oldest existing attractions at Universal Studios Florida, will end its 21-year run after the park closes on Sunday. A theme park rarely closes an attraction unless it has plans for something better in its place. Comcast hasn’t spilled all of the beans,... Read More

Why Missing the Mark on the Model 3 Shouldn't Scare You Off From Tesla

Why Missing the Mark on the Model 3 Shouldn't Scare You Off From Tesla
Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) updated its third-quarter production deliveries schedule, and things don’t look good for the Model 3 — which you’ve probably seen reported already if you follow Tesla in the news. In this week’s episode of Industry Focus: Energy , Motley Fool energy and industrials analysts Sarah Priestley and Daniel Sparks look at the entire production-release report and explain... Read More