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5 of the Best Last-Minute Gift Ideas for Holiday Procrastinators

Easy gift ideas that won't look half-hearted.

Source: Fortune | 15 Dec 2019 | 7:00 am

The Most-Watched In-Flight Movies and TV Shows of 2019

Award winners, action flicks, and old sitcoms reign, according to data from United, Alaska Airlines, JetBlue, and Southwest Airlines.

Source: Fortune | 14 Dec 2019 | 2:00 pm

The Cap and Trade Market Is Going Global—If Politics Are Put Aside

The United Nations is in Madrid for COP25, discussing how to implement an international carbon market per Article 6 of the Paris Agreement, but negotiations have been stalling.

Source: Fortune | 14 Dec 2019 | 12:00 pm

US isn't weaponizing the dollar; sanctions are the alternative to war, Mnuchin says

China and Europe have been promoting their currencies as substitutes for the dollar in the face of expanding U.S. sanctions and protectionist trade policies.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 14 Dec 2019 | 11:41 am

Grubhub, Uber Eats and DoorDash drove an online food delivery boom, and restaurants aren't happy

The popularity of online food delivery has surged in the last decade, but its success in coming years depends on restaurants' ability to adapt.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 14 Dec 2019 | 11:19 am

California governor rejects PG&E bankruptcy reorganization plan

California Governor Gavin Newsom says PG&E's proposal fails to meet the requirements of a recently enacted wildfire law. He rejects utility's bankruptcy reorganization plan.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 14 Dec 2019 | 11:04 am

This Storied Champagne House’s Forward-Thinking Cellar Master Could Be Changing the Industry

Roederer is doing something special right now while also making a point about the transparency of the Champagne industry.

Source: Fortune | 14 Dec 2019 | 11:00 am

A Parisian Luxury Hotel Years in the Making Finally Opens Its Doors

The 30-room J.K. Place Paris is one of the most anticipated new hotels to open this year in Paris and represents the brand’s first venture outside Italy.

Source: Fortune | 14 Dec 2019 | 10:00 am

Amazon and Google use A.I. to cut down on billions of pounds of excess inventory destroyed each year

Every year, 5 billion pounds of returned goods end up in landfills while others are incinerated. Here's how Amazon and Google are using AI to cut down on the waste.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 14 Dec 2019 | 9:34 am

Apple’s Busy Week: a $52,000 Mac Pro and an Acquisition of Better Camera Technology

And all the other Apple headlines this week.

Source: Fortune | 14 Dec 2019 | 9:30 am

Disney won at the box office in the last decade. Now it wants to conquer streaming

Disney heads into 2020 facing a changing media landscape and will go head-to-head with Netflix, Amazon, and Apple for share of consumers' wallets.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 14 Dec 2019 | 9:07 am

How—and Why—the Owner of Jameson and Absolut Has Been Aggressively Expanding Its Portfolio of U.S. Alcohol Brands

Craft distilling is still small compared to craft beer, but Pernod Ricard is clearly trying to get ahead of the trend and also hunting for some buzzy growth.

Source: Fortune | 14 Dec 2019 | 9:00 am

Space investing became real this year as Morgan Stanley hosts packed NYC investor summit

Morgan Stanley hosted its second annual space summit for investors, featuring the leaders of Virgin Galactic, Planet Labs, Maxar and more.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 14 Dec 2019 | 8:23 am

Wall Street predicts a high-single-digit gain next year, but history shows that is likely wrong

Since 1928, the S&P has only showed a gain of between 5-10% six out of the 91 calendar years.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 14 Dec 2019 | 8:22 am

Here are the best analyst calls of the week on Wall Street including Dick's and an advertising play

Dick's Sporting Goods and Axon Enterprise are two of the best analyst calls on Wall Street for the week of December 8, 2019.

Source: Top News and Analysis (pro) | 14 Dec 2019 | 8:19 am