KeyForge: The red-hot card game where every deck is unique—and unchangeable

Enlarge (credit: Charlie Theel) As a concept, KeyForge is enthralling. The game is the latest effort from legendary Magic: The Gathering designer Richard Garfield—and the big idea here is that every sealed deck is unique. Decks are pre-constructed and can’t be altered; there’s no card chasing, and there’s certainly no over-arching “meta” game that must […]

Red-hot Stamkos notches hat trick to push past 700 career points

Steven Stamkos and the Tampa Bay Lightning are piling up points. Stamkos had three goals to become the first player from the 2008 draft to reach 700 points, and the NHL-leading Lightning won their seventh consecutive game by beating the New York Rangers 6-3 on Monday night. ​"Stammer is finding his groove," Tampa Bay coach Jon Cooper said. Stamkos scored power-play […]

MORGAN STANLEY: 3 things could slow red-hot FAANG stocks in 2018

Wikimedia Commons FAANG stocks could be a victim of their own success in 2018, says Morgan Stanley. The outperformance of the tech-focused group could leave it vulnerable to some trend reversals that could weigh on performance, according to the firm. All good things must come to an end. Which is why Morgan Stanley has already […]

Ratings: Riverdale Returns Red-Hot, Doubling Its Season 1 Numbers

Jinkies! Or… whatever they exclaim over in Riverdale. Because the CW drama on Wednesday opened Season 2 not just with series highs but double its usual numbers — and on a new night, with no lead-in. RELATED2018 Renewal Scorecard: What’s Coming Back? What’s Getting Cancelled? All told, Riverdale drew 2.3 million total viewers and a […]

China is planning a crackdown on ICOs, the red-hot digital coin issuing trend

REUTERS/Jason Lee BEIJING (Reuters) – Chinese regulators are preparing new regulations on digital coin offerings and may ban them until the rules are in place, the financial magazine Caixin reported on Monday, as interest in the new fundraising channel grows rapidly in a regulatory grey area. Digital currencies, also called cryptocurrencies, such as bitcoin and […]

Red-hot stocks are getting a boost from an unexpected source

Reuters/Clodagh Kilcoyne Stocks are back near record highs, and they have a surprisingly weak US dollar to thank. It wasn’t supposed to be like this. After President Donald Trump’s shocking victory in November sent the dollar surging into year-end, it was widely expected that it would continue to climb. Then, amid doubts that the pro-growth agenda floated by […]

Canada’s red-hot real estate market is finally cooling off

The great Canadian real estate binge may be coming to end. Numbers from the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) show the market across the country is substantially weaker when compared to the same time last year. Generally speaking the market saw a drop in sales, and decelerating price growth. Sales Drop 11.4% Year-Over-Year Real estate […]

Red-hot tech stocks are getting a boost from an unexpected source

If you can’t beat ’em, join ’em. That’s been the logic employed by tech stock bears who have thrown in the towel on short positions over the last year. And the buying volume that results from what’s commonly referred to as a “short squeeze” has been a crucial driver of tech gains during the period. […]

Red-hot tech stocks are facing a roadblock

Tech stocks are their own worst enemy. After a five-month stretch that’s seen their share prices soar 17%, beating the broader market by two-fold, the group now faces one of its biggest challenges yet: Breaking through technical levels established by historical trading. The Technology Select Sector Index is about to test an upside resistance level that represents […]