World stocks were set for a second day of losses on Friday after an exodus of U.S. executives from presidential business councils dealt a fresh blow.Read More »
August is the heart of sell-off season, Jim Cramer cautioned his Mad Money viewers Thursday. The disbanding of President Donald Trump's economic counsels is one reason, as is the possible departure of White House advisor Gary Cohn. Without Cohn, Trump's economic agenda, including tax reforms, could be in jeopardy.
Walmart Store Inc.'s (WMT) store of the future may appear to be scarily devoid of employees. In reality, humans will still work there, but expect to see more robots. In addition to Walmart starting to use 16-foot automated towers to distribute online orders, scan-and-go technology to replace cashiers and digital screens to answer customers' questions, it may eventually deploy robots to handle inventory. "One thing is for sure, employees will be in different roles," Greg Foran, president and CEO of Walmart, said in response to a question posed by TheStreet on Thursday, Aug. 17 during a media call. "Do I want to have a situation where in every Supercenter I've got a team of associates out in the
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. AMD recently unveiled its new Radeon RX Vega 56 and 64 graphics cards. We believe that this launch will provide AMD an edge against NVIDIA’s NVDA, GeForce GTX 1080 and 1070 cards, which were released last year.Though the reviews