The smart speaker market continues to be among the most promising spaces within consumer electronics in years. NPR and Edison Research released a fresh reportthis week on the growing trend among U.S consumers. The report comes six months after their prior report. The results are derived from an online survey of 909 U.S. adults. Approximately 18% of Americans now own a smart speaker, or roughly 43 million people. That’s up from 16%, or 39 million people, in January.
Here are some other notable findings in the report that have broad implications for Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN), Alphabet....More>>>
Stratos Wealth Partners LTD. boosted its stake in shares of Powershares Global Etf Trust123 (NASDAQ:PIZ) by 109.8% in the 1st quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund owned 7,723 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 4,042 shares during the quarter. Stratos Wealth Partners LTD.’s holdings in Powershares Global Etf Trust123 were worth $215,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.
A number of other hedge funds also recently modified their holdings of the stock. Wells Fargo & Company MN lifted its holdings in Powershares Global Etf Trust123 by....More>>>
Newmark Group Inc (NASDAQ:NMRK) files its latest 10-K with SEC for the fiscal year ended on December 31, 2017. Newmark Group Inc is a commercial real estate advisory firm. It offers services, including leasing and corporate advisory services, investment sales, commercial mortgage brokerage, appraisal and valuation, project management, and property, among others. Newmark Group Inc has a market cap of $2.13 billion; its shares were traded at around $15.40 .
For the last quarter Newmark Group Inc reported a revenue of $460.6 million, compared with the revenue of $372.6 million during the....More>>>
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With the rising cost of healthcare and medical procedures, most Americans are painfully aware of how quicklymedical billscan mount. Whether youre in need of costly medical tests or procedures, or youre looking into an elective procedure, the financial impact can be enough to deter you from taking care of your medical needs. The impact of unpaid medical debt on credit can be potentially devastating.
Understanding some of the financing options available to help shoulder the burden of these costs can be the difference between taking action on your health and delaying your important medical....More>>>