Madeline Laskoski

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  • amazon_kindle_200.jpg is launching its own Game Studio along with a social game for Facebook called ‘Living Classics.' This is the company’s first major step into video game development. But with Zynga’s recent downfall, one analyst is questioning Amazon’s decision to invest in social gaming.

  • These Oil Companies Are a ‘Buy’: Analyst Saturday, 4 Aug 2012 | 11:50 AM ET

    Volatile oil prices, rising inflation, slowing emerging markets, and geopolitical tension have left investors hesitant to make moves in the oil market. But some analysts are confident that oil companies are in a strong position moving forward.

  • Every Stimulus Has a Silver Lining Tuesday, 31 Jul 2012 | 8:01 PM ET

    Everyone is looking for bargains in today’s risky economy. Jim Grant, founder and editor of Grant’s Interest Rate Observer, is confident that money-making opportunities exist. He said that bargain hunters just need to know where to look.