Approach Resources (AREX) first rallied on the news that insiders were buying a little while back. Then, the decreasing price of oil and a lackluster budget saw the stock decline. Now, the price of oil is rising and so is the price of this stock. Like many companies living within cash flow, higher commodity prices increase the ability to drill and therefore, future production as well as cash flow....More>>>
November 15, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 179 equities making new 52-week lows in Wednesday’s session. On the NYSE decliners led advancers by about 3 to 2 and on the Nasdaq, decliners led advancers by roughly the same ratio.
Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: SGYP) dropped more than 17% again Wednesday to post a new 52-week low of $1.68 after closing....More>>>
First Majestic Silver Corporation (NYSE: AG) is a Canadian silver miner operating in Mexico with its 15 subsidiaries. The following map provides a birds eye view of its key projects along with their operational status. Some of these projects are operational while others are in the exploration and development stage.
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Oil prices were mixed Tuesday, with the U.S. benchmark gaining ground on its global counterpart thanks to Canadian pipeline problems.
West Texas Intermediate futures for April delivery
Source: ThinkstockMarch 26 2018: The S&P 500 closed up 2.7% at 2,658.59. The DJIA closed up 2.9% at 24,203.50. Separately, the Nasdaq was up 3.3% at 7,220.54.
Monday was an incredible day for the broad U.S. markets, with the Dow posting one of its top 3 performances, in terms of points, in the history of the average. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq had exceptional days as well, with the Nasdaq....More>>>
This is the kind of stuff that keeps OPEC up at night.
The oil cartel and key ally Russia have spent more than a year trying to drain the world of excess supply. But the International Energy Agency warned Tuesday that a “colossal” oil boom in the United States could ruin their efforts.
The Paris-based agency said that a massive increase in output means the U.S. will....More>>>
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Pundits appear to be mixed about if or when the next recession will materialize. The debate has cast transportation stocks like Canadian National Railway (NYSE:CNI) into the spotlight. Canadian National is one of the world’s best run railroads. However, headwinds abound. For the first 46 weeks of 2016 total carloads for the year U.S. and Canada were down Y/Y by 9.3%....More>>>
Source: ThinkstockApril 9, 2018: The S&P 500 closed up 0.3% at 2,613.25. The DJIA closed up 0.2% at 23,979.86. Separately, the Nasdaq was up 0.5% at 6,950.34.
Monday was another positive day for the broad U.S. markets. This was yet another push towards recovery and back to even for the three major indices. Crude oil also made a handy recovery as well. The S&P 500 sectors were mostly....More>>>
In the last year, several midsize companies that have done exceedingly well and have the potential to become long-term value creators. For investors seeking growth stocks, GasLog Ltd. (NYSE:GLOG) is a stock worth holding, even after 92% returns in the last 12 months.
I have discussed this LNG carrier in the past and will not elaborate much on its business model.....More>>>
Crude oil futures were up Tuesday, with prices headed closer to session highs reached in the prior U.S. session, as expectations that the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries will extend production cuts until early next year continued to boost trading sentiment.
The news, announced during a joint press conference by Saudi Arabia and Russia on Monday, lifted prices by as much....More>>>
And there goes the Trump trade.
It was a mixed week for the Trump trade, with U.S. equity markets gaining early and slipping a bit toward the end. The S&P 500 rose about 0.5% for the week and the Dow Jones Industrial Average added about 0.4%, though they fell Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. The best day was Tuesday, which the President spent partly on the golf course with the Prime....More>>>
December 26, 2017: Markets opened lower Tuesday following the three-day Christmas holiday weekend. The DJIA briefly turned higher, but traded for most of the day with a small loss. Energy was the leading sector but couldn’t overcome weakness in tech and utilities. WTI crude oil for February delivery settled at $59.97 a barrel, up 2.6% for the day following a pipeline explosion in Libya. The....More>>>
As the Wall Street adage warns: Stocks take the stairs up, but the elevator down. That was on full display Friday as the dreamy, parabolic rise of the “FAANGs” devolved into a bloody nightmare of a selloff, with Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) giving back nearly 4%.
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I like to allocate anywhere between 5-15% of my portfolio to lottery stocks. Usually they are cyclical or have a lot of leverage. And most of the time there is some sort of catalyst that will unlock value on the horizon. I would not advice large positions in any of these stocks. It is also best not to spend large amounts of time analyzing them as they will be small positions and are depending on....More>>>