Comcast, Charter stocks downgraded as Barclays says companies are ‘likely past peak growth’

In the wake of negative broadband subscriber growth at Comcast Corp. and Charter Communications Inc. last week, Barclays analyst Kannan Venkateshwar is taking a more cautious view on the cable sector. He downgraded Comcast shares CMCSA, -0.47% to equal weight from overweight Monday, while lowering his rating on Charter’s stock CHTR, -1.13% to underweight from … Read more

Oracle evolves the marketing space with AI-powered Fusion Sales

Oracle is releasing the next generation of Oracle Fusion Sales, a sales automation application that identifies high-quality sales opportunities and guides sellers to close deals faster, automatically providing sellers with quotes, proposals, and recommended steps. Part of Oracle Fusion Cloud Customer Experience (CX) and powered by artificial intelligence (AI), Fusion Sales helps increase productivity, close … Read more

Quality companies are getting stronger, yet their shares are down

Michael Brush is a columnist for MarketWatch. At the time of publication, he had no positions in any stocks mentioned in this column. Brush has suggested LNG, Nvidia and Chipotle Mexican Grill, in his stock newsletter, Brush Up on Stocks If you’re a long-term investor, this year’s selloff is good news because it offers a … Read more