Did you know that Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG, NASDAQ:GOOGL) went skidding into the end of 2017? Some investors may not have noticed the underperformance in Google stock, as it stumbled up to and through the holiday trading periods. On Dec. 18, Alphabet stock leaped to new all-time highs, before d
Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) was worried about this, and so was traditional media. Bogus news sites had more traffic than legitimate ones late in the election cycle, according to a survey done by BuzzFeed:
A BuzzFeed News analysis found that top fake election news stories generated more total engagement on Facebook than top election stories from 19 major news outlets combined.
For some, Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) WWDC keynote event went liked they hoped, with the company introducing some exciting new products or technologies that hit all the sweet spots in today’s dramatically reshaped tech environment. Augmented reality, artificial intelligence, smart speakers, digital assistants, convolutional neural networks, machine learning and computer vision were all mentioned....More>>>
On Wednesday, our Under the Radar Moversnewsletter suggested small cap digital cinema and entertainment stock Cinedigm Corp (NASDAQ: CIDM) as a long trade:
With Cinedigm, we’re aiming to step into a bigger-picture uptrend on a short-term pullback. The recovery effort that extends back to July has really taken hold, and was clinched today when the 20-day moving average line (blue) moved....More>>>
Qualcomm Inc (QCOM) stock looks set to make new highs following its CES 2017 announcements. Flickr
San Diego-based component manufacturer Qualcomm (NSDQ:QCOM) was one of the strongest performers in 2016, delivering a 30.4% return. The company also started the new year on a good note with its announcements at CES 2017. Of late, things have not been going that well for Qualcomm, with....More>>>
I believe that 2017 will turn out to be a break-out year for Exxon Mobil (NYSE:XOM) as a combination of higher oil pricing and an increase in low-cost production will help the company deliver strong revenue growth. More importantly, as Exxon ramps up its production from its low-cost assets, it will witness a rise in its bottom line performance over the long run. As a result, investors can expect....More>>>
Speculation that Herbalife (HLF) has reached a deal with the FTC sent its shares higher earlier today, but comment by Fox Business News’ Charlie Gasparino that the speculation was “not true” caused them to give back much of those gains.
It was a quiet morning for Herbalife shares, that is, until the New York Post reported at 11:37 a.m. today....More>>>
The U.S. presidential election is up in the air right now–FiveThirtyEight’s model puts the odds at 58.9% for a Clinton victory, 41.1% for a Trump win. So Deutsche Bank’s David Bianco and team came up with two baskets of 15 stocks, one for a Trump victory, the second for a Clinton win. Here’s Bianco’s take on what might happen if Republican’s sweep both the presidency....More>>>
DELAFIELD, Wis. (Stockpickr) — Short-sellers hate being caught short a stock that reports a blowout quarter. When this happens, we often see a tradable short squeeze develop as the bears rush to cover their positions to avoid big losses. Even the best short-sellers know that it’s never a great idea to stay short once a bullish earnings report sparks a big short-covering rally.
With the first Presidential Debate over with, our Elite Opportunity Pronewsletter had this to say about what to invest in if Hillary Clinton were to win the election:
Should Clinton end up being the chosen one, the results are likely to favor those multi-nationals with above average exposure to revenue from abroad, various areas of tech, big data and anything else that is likely to benefit....More>>>
Vivint Solar, Inc. (NYSE: VSLR) reported third-quarter financial results after markets closed on Tuesday. The company said that it had a net loss of $0.36 per share and $41.3 millionin revenue. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters called for a net loss of $0.45 per share and $43.48 million in revenue. The same period from last year had a net loss of $0.47 per share and $22.47 million in....More>>>
Tesla (NSDQ:TSLA)announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Grohmann Engineering, a German engineering company, which will become Tesla Grohmann Automation and pave the way for the Tesla Advanced Automation Germany headquarters, with other locations to follow. The company plans to add over 1,000 advanced engineering and skilled technician jobs in Germany over the next two years.
The IPO calendar is fully booked with eight upcoming IPOs this week. These IPOs are expected to raise more than $1 billion combined, according to IPOScoop.com.
The eight companies on the upcoming IPO calendar are in a variety of industries, ranging from pharmaceuticals, tech, finance, and the beauty industry. There are no unicorn IPOs in this batch of upcoming IPOs, which are companies....More>>>
Shares of Tesaro (TSRO) are soaring today after the biotech company reported positive data for its treatment of ovarian cancer over the weekend. Credit Suisse analyst Alethia Young and team contend that “M&A remains in focus” for Tesaro following the data:
We are increasing our target price to $122 from $90 as we move to an M&A DCF valuation.....More>>>
A pile of rusty pipes and materials are all that remain of Lanzhou New Area’s tram project. Only a year ago it was a flagship public-private partnership for the planned city in Central China, before it fell victim to President Xi Jinping’s debt clampdown.