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Expect M&A from all big oil firms: Evercore’s Terreson

When it comes to dealmaking among big, integrated oil companies, it’s not a question of who will do deals this year, but when, according to top-rated energy analyst Doug Terreson of Evercore ISI. Mergers and acquisitions activity in the U.S. energy patch fell to a five-year low in the final quarter of 2015 as oil and gas companies preserved cash ... Read More »

Protect your Android phone from loss or theft

Cornelius is “curious about technologies used to block a stolen smartphone…I would like to know if those methods are foolproof.” Nothing is foolproof. But, by taking the correct precautions beforehand, you can reduce the likelihood of crooks accessing your data, and make it easier to find your phone’s location. You can even make the phone itself pretty much useless to ... Read More »

BlackBerry CEO: BB 10 far from dead; another Android phone this year

BlackBerry CEO John Chen has said that the company’s BB 10 operating system is “far from” dead. He made the comment in a post on the company’s official blog, where-in he also revealed that BB 10-powered phones such as Passport, Classic, and others will be getting security and privacy enhancements this year. “The coming version 10.3.3 will be certified for ... Read More »

Stay away from the oil sector: Jefferies analyst

Now is not the moment to get into the oil sector, according to one analyst. “I think it’s time to still stay away, I don’t think it’s time to get in yet,” Brad Handler, managing director of equity research at Jefferies, told CNBC’s “Power Lunch” on Monday. Oil prices were down about 4 percent Monday after a Saudi-Venezuela meeting over ... Read More »

Apple screen components leak in photos, possibly from the iPhone 7

It’s 2016 and you know what that means – a new iPhone lineup from Apple is on its way. Out of a credible source in Taiwan now comes yet another fresh rumor about the Cupertino handsets, to add to the growing pool of hunches, obscure predictions and speculation. This new set of shots is about as close as we have ... Read More »

How to tell a bull correction from a bear market

It’s a correction, right? Just like August. That was last week’s conventional wisdom, and that was before the S&P 500’s downdraft drove it 10 percent off its highs and wiped away 6.2 percent since the year began. The velocity and pain of the move, however, has more than a few market pros questioning whether the sell-off is really the start ... Read More »

Make Your Borrowing Experience Simple – Borrow From The Best!

There are some things in life that come with a huge price tag. Car problems, health scares, and house repairs are only a few of the things that can ruin your carefully constructed budget. It’s a reality of the 21st century that you’re going to have to borrow money occasionally as the average household debt is on the rise. The ... Read More »