Oracle to Build Cloud Product and 4 Hot Stocks Making Market Waves

Says ZDNet’s Jack Clark of Larry Ellison’s Oracle OpenWorld keynote: “Oracle wants to build a cathedral of cloud services, while all around it its competitors are building slums.” Larry Ellison’s Oracle (NASDAQ:ORCL) intends to build a cloud product, suitable for both public and private environments, created entirely on Oracle’s hardware and software, that will run on the fastest computers in the world.

Brewer Molson Coors (NYSE:TAP) restructures its European operations into Molson Coors Europe that will include its UK and Ireland businesses and the recently acquired businesses in nine Central European countries.

Catalysts are critical to discovering winning stocks. Check out our newest CHEAT SHEET stock picks now.

Carlyle’s (NYSE:CG) David Rubenstein says in a Bloomberg radio interview that the entry bar on investment in vehicles such as LBO forms and other alternative-investing opportunities may some day be lowered to allow the small investor to participate. Currently, only wealthy individuals and institutions, the so-called “accredited investors” are all0wed access to these investment avenues.

The Sunday Times reported that talks between the US government and BP (NYSE:BP) have reached a stalemate apparently because the US is demanding that BP pay up a minimum of $ 18 billion. Apparently BP’s board is divided over whether to give in to this demand or stick to its hopes of settling at $ 15 billion. Publicly, the oil giant has denied any liability for the Gulf oil spill disaster.

Macy’s (NYSE:M) plans to hire 80,000 seasonal employees for its Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s stores, a figure that is 2.5% higher than last year.

Don’t Miss: Is Apple an Outlaw?