Dollar Tree (NASDAQ:DLTR) stock is taking off on Monday thanks to news that an activist investor is pushing for change at the discount retail company. Source: digitalreflections / Shutterstock.com Mantle Ridge is the activist investor behind today’s news. According to recent reports, the firm has acquired a $1.8 billion stake in the company. It plans…

Today, shares of Casper Sleep (NYSE:CSPR) opened higher by as much as 90%. This price surge is a result of private equity firm Durational Capital Management taking the mattress maker private. The deal values Casper Sleep at roughly $268 million, or $6.90 per share. Volume in CSPR stock as of this writing was 14.8 million,…

Pinterest (NYSE:PINS) has been falling since its earnings release last month. Investors are rightly asking what is the ultimate value of PINS stock? Source: Nopparat Khokthong / Shutterstock.com On the surface, the June quarter earnings were great. Revenue was up 125% from a year ago, at $613 million. The shopping site even made money, $69…

Stocks needn’t be expensive to provide investors with good returns. You don’t have to shell out more than $3,200.00 for a single share of online retailer Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN). For the cost of a single Amazon share, you could buy more than 300 shares of a stock that trades for $10 or less. And just because…