Amid the final installment of The Wall Street Journal's Ahead of the Tape column, Steve Russolillo looks back at its best and worst stock picks and explains why trying to predict the markets for 15 years hasn't always been easy.
This week in Barron's: Timber property values may decline amid slumping demand for paper and wood products; Harris Private Bank's Ablin sees stocks rising for the next 12 to 18 months; Discount retailer Fred's stock may rise thanks to corporate restructuring; Novartis may have the most promising drug pipeline in the industry.
With the latest Powerball jackpot set to exceed 700 million dollars, MarketWatch's Catey Hill and Quentin Fottrell reveal where winners would fare the best and worst after tax hits. And just how happy would winning the lottery actually make you?
What’s more awkward: Dustin Hoffman’s Benjamin hooking up with Mrs. Robinson, or Josh and Adam tackling their Top 5 Sexual Awakening Movies? Plus, a review of this year’s Cannes Palme d’Or winner -- and sexually explicit coming-of-age movie -- BLU