WageWorks Inc. Remains on the Hunt for New Acquisitions

WageWorks Inc. Remains on the Hunt for New Acquisitions
WageWorks (NYSE: WAGE) reported third-quarter results on Nov. 8. The leader in administering consumer-directed benefits is enjoying surging revenue and earnings, driven by a powerful combination of organic and acquisition-fueled growth. WageWorks results: The raw numbers Metric Q3 2017 Q3 2016 Year-Over-Year Change Revenue $115.746 million $88.924 million 30% Net income $9.685 million $5.894 million 64% Earnings per share $0.24 $0.16... Read More

Tucows Inc. Balances Top-Line Growth With Infrastructure Investments

Tucows Inc. Balances Top-Line Growth With Infrastructure Investments
Toronto-based domain name registrar and network service operator Tucows (NASDAQ: TCX) reported third-quarter results after the closing bell on Thursday. The integration of a recently acquired rival is going well, while the company’s Ting-branded broadband and wireless services delivered customer growth. Here’s a closer look at Tucows’ latest business report. Tucows’ third-quarter results: The raw numbers Metric Q3 2017 Q3... Read More

These 5 Top Stocks Are Still Buys After Testing Breakouts; S&P 500 Futures

These 5 Top Stocks Are Still Buys After Testing Breakouts; S&P 500 Futures
The S&P 500 index and other major averages retreated Thursday as news about the Senate tax legislation and revised House version raised concerns. Several top-rated stocks tested recent buy points, including Netflix ( NFLX ), Apple ( AAPL )-supplier Skyworks Solutions ( SWKS ), Morgan Stanley ( MS ), Monster Beverage ( MNST ) and Splunk (SPLK), but closed above... Read More

Chipotle Is Hitting the Gas Pedal on Its Digital Efforts

Chipotle Is Hitting the Gas Pedal on Its Digital Efforts
Chipotle (NYSE: CMG)  disappointed investors with its recent earnings report and can’t seem to get its footing on the road to recovery. However, there’s one bright spot in the midst of these challenges: the company’s focus on its digital efforts. Digital ordering is fast becoming a “must have” for restaurants. Mobile “order ahead” for quick service restaurants could grow to... Read More

These 3 Sectors Buck Sell-Off; High-Octane Play Near Buy Point?

These 3 Sectors Buck Sell-Off; High-Octane Play Near Buy Point?
U.S. stocks followed European markets lower Thursday as the tech-heavy Nasdaq composite led the decline. PowerShares QQQ Trust ( QQQ ) lost 0.6%, SPDR S&P 500 fell 0.4% and SPDR Dow Jones Industrial AverageDIA gave up 0.2%. The biggest losers among sector plays in the stock market today included telecom, semiconductor and industrials. Among the few sectors bucking the sell-off were... Read More

Is Blockchain Secure? Microsoft Expert On Viability Of Cryptocurrencies, Contracts

Is Blockchain Secure? Microsoft Expert On Viability Of Cryptocurrencies, Contracts
Cryptocurrencies are in the spotlight as bitcoin is on a tear, and everyone on Wall Street seems to have an opinion about the new investment vehicle. But could blockchain, the foundation upon which cryptocurrencies are traded, get hacked? “The security and the integrity of the transactions, and the authenticity, is rock solid,” Microsoft ( MSFT ) executive... Read More