Chicagoans are getting a break when it comes to paying a soft drink tax but it may not last.
A penny-an-ounce soda pop tax wasslated to take effect on July 1, but its imposition was put off by a local judge after the state retail merchants association and a group of local grocers challenged its legality. On Tuesday, the judge is expected to set a date for a hearing.
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Phone interview, recorded Monday, Dec. 18, 2017. Interview edited for clarity.
Aaron Gentzler, Publisher: Ray, thanks for taking a few minutes this afternoon. First, can you tell me your biggest win of 2017?
Ray Blanco, Editor, Technology Profits Confidential, Breakthrough Technology Alert, Penny Pot Profits, FDA Trader: From a pure gain perspective, it was Nvidia (NASDAQ: NVDA). From....More>>>
Valeant stock is down big again today, after Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. (NYSE: VRX) reported disappointing Q3 2016 results and guidance.
Shortly after today’s open, the Valeant stock price was down 20% to $13.80. That marked its lowest level in at least six years.
Here are the key highlights from the disappointing Valeant earnings report…
Toward the end of trading Monday, the Dow traded up 0.15 percent to 24,365.68 while the NASDAQ climbed 0.50 percent to 6,873.96. The S&P also rose, gaining 0.22 percent to 2,657.27.
Leading and Lagging Sectors
Monday afternoon, the energy sector proved to be a source of strength for the market. Leading the sector was strength from Eclipse Resources Corp (NYSE: ECR) and Amyris....More>>>