Based on TextBlob analysis of Yahoo! Finance news summaries for AMRS on 2015-04-30.
The Internet of Things is About to Solve Biotech's Oldest Problem
More robots means fewer lab coats. Image source Ginkgo Bioworks . Investors are going crazy for everything and anything associated with the Internet of Things, or machine to machine communication. After
3 Takeaways From My Recent Visit to Amyris Inc.
Image source JBEI . Last week I presented at the Synberc Spring Retreat at UC Berkeley, but, as I usually do when I'm in the Bay Area, I made sure to
Amyris Inc, Despite Falling Oil Prices, Is Positioned to Benefit from Brazil's Growth and Environmen
Brazil just approved Amyris Inc 's farnesane fuel additive for use in jet fuel. That's a big boost for this bio products company that could help it keep volume up and costs down. And it
This Next-Generation Biotech Just Set the Stage for a Big 2015
A worker inspects a bottle of farnesene from Amyris' production facility in Brotas, Brazil. Image source Amyris The road to success is rarely a straight line. That's especially true for synthetic
3 Risks for My Favorite Biotech Stock in 2015
Image source Amyris. I recently labeled synthetic biology pioneer Amyris my favorite stock to buy in 2015 . That may catch a lot of people by surprise, but I believe investors have good
British Invasion: Why is America Producing Fuel for This WWII Airplane?
This is the famous Spitfire that defended the skies over Great Britain during World War II. Can you guess what's in the fuel tank? Image source Wikimedia Commons . No, the Spitfire
1 Big Oil Company That Sees a Future in Renewable Energy
For decades, Big Oil companies have dominated energy with oil and natural gas. Competing energy sources like nuclear, biofuels, wind, and solar have popped up from time to time but long term proved too expensive to compete
This Technology Could Create Cheaper Marijuana Drugs
Cannabinoids are moving into the 21st century by moving out of plants. Image source Martijn Flickr There's a technology brewing that could make producing medical grade cannabinoid compounds easier and cheaper than
Why Amyris Is My Favorite Stock to Buy in 2015
While the field of synthetic biology has the potential to revolutionize industries ranging from health care to chemical manufacturing, it's been a rough road for investors in the first wave of companies. That's especially true for shareholders
Falling Oil Prices Could Kill Environmentally-Friendly Jet Fuels
In JetBlue Airways ' third quarter conference call,CEO David Barger explained that "we're obviously happy with the recent decline in fuel prices and expect to benefit from it." Fuel is JetBlue's largest expense, so oil prices falling
This Gene Editing Technology Is About to Change Healthcare and GMOs Forever
New technologies are tough to see coming from afar, but if you know where to look, you may be one step ahead. Image Source Col Ford and Natasha de Vere Flickr . We
Why Amyris (AMRS) Could Be Positioned for a Slump - Tale of the Tape
Similar to wise buying decisions, exiting certain underperformers at the right time helps maximize portfolio returns. Selling off losers can be difficult, but if both the share price and estimates are falling, it could be time to get rid
Can Biotech Save Natural Gas Producers Billions in Flaring Costs?
A lack of pipelines in McKenzie County, N.D., forced the Orvis State well on the Evanson family farm to flare gas in 2013. Image source Tim Evanson Flickr . The energy boom
Should You Buy Solazyme After Its Big Drop?
SZYM Price data by YCharts Here at Fool.com, our contributors are individual investors just like you, and from time to time they like to bounce investing ideas off each other. Here is a recent