How Pet Lovers Will Help Fuel CBD Sales to $24 Billion

How Pet Lovers Will Help Fuel CBD Sales to $24 Billion

Demand for cannabidiol, known as CBD, a non-psychoactive compound derived from the cannabis plant, is likely to see U.S. sales soar to $24 billion over the next few years, according to industry researcher Brightfield Group. A key driver of the CBD market’s growth will...
Big Tech Stocks Keep Rallying Among Danger Signs

Big Tech Stocks Keep Rallying Among Danger Signs

The negatives for big tech stocks are growing, including trade wars, privacy breaches, threats of regulatory action in areas such as antitrust, and a slowing economy, yet these stocks continue to be market leaders, partly because large investors continue to be heavy...
How CVS Makes its Money

How CVS Makes its Money

The demise of brick-and-mortar retail may be capturing the news, but some companies are still thriving, despite the Amazon effect. Even as Amazon’s entry into the retail pharmacy business becomes real, CVS Health is not just looking to survive but to grow. In...
Quest Diagnostics Reports in a Bear Market Decline

Quest Diagnostics Reports in a Bear Market Decline

Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (DGX) reports earnings before the open on Tuesday, July 23. The stock has been in recovery from a bear market decline of 32% from its all-time intraday high of $116.49 set in June 2018 to its Dec. 26 low of $78.95. The stock ended last...
How Starbucks Makes Money: 29,000 Stores Worldwide

How Starbucks Makes Money: 29,000 Stores Worldwide

Starbucks (SBUX) is easily the biggest name in coffee. The company began as a simple coffee shop in Seattle in 1971, but the Starbucks we know today really began when Howard Schultz—the mastermind behind the Starbucks brand—took over the company in 1989. Since then...