Month: June 2020

Tech Giants Increase Green Investments: 4 Stocks in Focus

Climate change has become a pressing concern in recent years as people continue to pay the price for rising carbon footprint that has resulted in adversities like heatwaves, increasing sea levels, forest fires and accelerated natural resource depletion.

Sustainable practices to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and limit warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius by the end of this century are undoubtedly a priority for most industries. The technology sector is helping many companies reduce carbon footprint through meaningful solutions. Players in the technology space are harnessing digital advancements to support climate action goals.

Leading technology companies including Amazon have committed to

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Has eGain (EGAN) Outpaced Other Computer and Technology Stocks This Year?

Investors focused on the Computer and Technology space have likely heard of eGain (EGAN), but is the stock performing well in comparison to the rest of its sector peers? A quick glance at the company’s year-to-date performance in comparison to the rest of the Computer and Technology sector should help us answer this question.

eGain is one of 611 companies in the Computer and Technology group. The Computer and Technology group currently sits at #7 within the Zacks Sector Rank. The Zacks Sector Rank gauges the strength of our 16 individual sector groups by measuring the average Zacks Rank of

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Rising From the Brink of Bankruptcy

As the world continues to fight the Covid-19 pandemic, one highly promising sector that has been put on the backburner by the investor community is the green energy space. It only appears to be a matter of time before this comes back to focus, which is when companies like FuelCell Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:FCEL) will be back in the limelight.

FuelCell Energy is one of the oldest clean energy companies, and it managed to deliver an excellent quarterly result even in the lockdown situation. As it readies itself to issue an additional $75 million worth of stock, the price is falling

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This Face Mask’s Cooling Technology Makes It a Must-Own for Summer

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It’s been hot lately. Like, really hot. Summer comes at you fast, no matter how prepared you think you are. And this year we’ve had to deal with adding an extra element of fabric to our daily ensembles: face masks. We understand their importance, of course, and are dedicated to wearing them while out in public, but

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Detroit police challenged over face recognition flaws, bias

A Black man who says he was unjustly arrested because facial recognition technology mistakenly identified him as a suspected shoplifter is calling for a public apology from Detroit police. And for the department to abandon its use of the controversial technology.

The complaint by Robert Williams is a rare challenge from someone who not only experienced an erroneous face recognition hit, but was able to discover that it was responsible for his subsequent legal troubles.

The Wednesday complaint filed on Williams’ behalf alleges that his Michigan driver license photo — kept in a statewide image repository — was incorrectly flagged

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