A year later, the team-up between Microsoft and Amazon finally comes to life (MSFT, AMZN)

A long-promised integration between the Amazon Alexa voice assistant, and Microsoft’s Cortana, has finally come to life after a year of waiting. To use it, just ask Alexa to “open Cortana.” Or, if you’re on a Windows 10 PC, ask Cortana to “open Alexa.” Cortana has integrations with Microsoft Outlook for e-mail and calendaring that […]

The world’s biggest marijuana stock is surging after a $4 million investment from the maker of Corona (CGC)

Constellation Brands is upping its stake in Canopy Growth by $4 million to 38%. The investment overshadowed a bigger-than-expected first-quarter loss by the Canadian cannabis company. Shares of CGC surged more than 50% following the announcement. Follow Canopy’s stock price in real-time here. Canopy Growth, the largest publicly traded marijuana company, fell short of Wall […]

The world’s biggest marijuana stock is surging after a $4 million investment from the maker of Corona (CGC)

Constellation Brands is upping its stake in Canopy Growth by $4 million to 38%. The investment overshadowed a bigger-than-expected first-quarter loss by the Canadian cannabis company. Shares of CGC surged more than 50% following the announcement. Follow Canopy’s stock price in real-time here. Canopy Growth, the largest publicly traded marijuana company, fell short of Wall […]

Macy’s beats and raises its guidance, but shares are down more than 5% (M)

Macy’s beat on the top and bottom lines. Sales slumped 1.1% versus a year ago. The retailer raised its full-year earnings and sales forecasts. Watch Macy’s trade in real time here. Macy’s reported second-quarter results that topped Wall Street estimates and raised its outlook for earnings and sales for the full year. However shares are […]