U.S. equities finished mixed on Tuesday, hitting fresh all-time highs early in the session before some selling pressure hit the tape and prices drifted lower. There is no major catalysts in play, just a continuation of recent themes: Vague positive feelings about President Trump’s plans, relatively strong quarterly results and a comfortable impression that the Federal Reserve isn’t in....more>>>
One of the best things about Seeking Alpha is the availability of research regarding stocks so risky that virtually no Wall Street advisors or analysts who care about keeping their jobs would ever consider recommending them – however large these stocks’ upside might be. The subject of this report is a company sufficiently dicey to earn its latest audit report a going concern qualification,....more>>>
Theauto industry has definitely come under the spotlight now that Donald Trump has become the president-elect of United States. Trump has been very vocal about the future of the auto industry under his watch where his main goal will be to bring jobs back to the US. On the surface, this should be good for Tesla (NSDQ:TSLA)as the company does the lion’s share of its manufacturing and assembly....more>>>
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The index, which measures investor optimism, shot up 36 points to +117 among....more>>>
Organovo Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: ONVO) shares saw a handy gain on Tuesday after the bio-printer announced that it received a strong consumer response from its second tissue service. Specifically, the ExVive Human Kidney Tissue launched in September, which uses Organovos 3D bio-printed kidney tissue to study the effects of drug exposure through toxicology panels and transporter studies.
In a note released on Friday, KBW’s Meyer Shields and Christopher Campbell try to estimate the damage that the Brexit selloff has done to the book value of Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A):
Britain voted to exit the European Union driving markets significantly lower, with the Nikkei (-7.9%), DAX (-7.2%), CAC (-8.7%), FTSE 100 (-4.2%), and S&P....more>>>
August 30, 2016: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 19 equities making new 52-week lows in Tuesday’s session. NYSE decliners led advancers by just 3 percentage points and Nasdaq advancers led decliners by just 4 points.
G-III Apparel Group Ltd. (NASDAQ: GIII) dropped nearly 23% on Tuesday to post a new 52-week low of $32.22 after closing at $41.77 on Monday.....more>>>
Shares of the Colony NorthStar merger parties have rebounded from their initial collapse after the announcement, creating “a world-class diversified real estate and investment management platform”.
The background of the merger between NorthStar Asset Management (NYSE:NSAM) Colony Capital (NYSE:CLNY) and NorthStar Realty (NYSE:NRF) was described in my earlier article (Colony....more>>>
Apple Inc. (NSDQ:AAPL)hasn’t been having its own way recently. A few months ago, the company wasordered to return $13 billion in back taxes in Europe plus now it has todeal with a new US president in Donald Trumpwho clearly has reservationson how Apple runs its business affairs. Recently though, the Irish government announced that it would be appealing the European Commission’s decision....more>>>
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Guggenheim’s Louise Chen and team argue that oral Relistor, which helps relieve constipation caused by the use of opioids, could be a $1 billion opportunity for Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (VRX):
After meeting with the senior management team of Progenics (PGNX) , Valeant’s partner for oral Relistor, we continue to think that this drug would be a....more>>>
Planet Fitness(PLNT) is expectinga strong 2016on the heels of estimate-beating fourth-quarter financial results.
At a recent $15.52, the stock rose 4.7% in recent market action. AndOliver ChenatCowensuggested investors pick this stock up, dont put it down, citing higher royalties from franchises and membership growth.
All 3 segments of EBITDA came in better than our expectations for....more>>>