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Hot Performing Stocks To Watch Right Now

Investors use technical indicators often. The goal is always the same: find a trading edge. That can come in the form of identifying more winning trades than losing trades; or by timing entries into trades to catch bigger winners and smaller losers.

Many people claim that they can gain an edge by using indicators, but experience shows that a lot of them fail to work as advertised.

Of course, some work better than others. But among the worst-performing indicators are unfortunately some of the most popular. Specifically, we’re referring to ones used to describe markets with simple terms like “oversold” or “overbought.”

How Traders Find “Overbought” And “Oversold” Extremes

An “oversold” market is one where prices move to the downside too quickly and traders expect a quick reversal to the upside. “Overbought” markets are seen when prices rise too fast and traders expect a reversal to the downside.

Hot Performing Stocks To Watch Right Now: Array BioPharma Inc.(ARRY)

Array BioPharma Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the discovery, development, and commercialization of small molecule drugs to treat patients with cancer in North America, Europe, and the Asia Pacific. The companys drugs in Phase III clinical trials include Binimetinib and Encorafenib for the treatment of cancer. Its drug candidates in Phase II clinical trials include Filanesib, a kinesin spindle protein inhibitor for multiple myeloma; ARRY-797, a p38 inhibitor for Lamin A/C-related dilated cardiomyopathy; ASC08/Danoprevir, a protease inhibitor for Hepatitis C virus; ASLAN001/ARRY-543, a pan-HER inhibitor for gastric or breast cancer; Ipatasertib/GDC-0068, an AKT inhibitor for cancer; Motolimod/VTX-2337, a toll-like receptor for cancer; and LY2606368, a chk-1 inhibitor for cancer. The companys Phase Ib drug candidate comprises GDC-0575, a chk-1 inhibitor for cancer; and ONT-380/ARRY-380, a HER2 inhibitor for breast cancer, as well as Phase I drug candidate includes GDC-0994, an ERK inhibitor for cancer and LOXO-101, a PanTrk inhibitor for cancer. Array BioPharma Inc. has collaboration agreements with Biogen Idec MA Inc.; Array and Celgene Corporation and Celgene Alpine Investment Co., LLC; Genentech, Inc.; Loxo Oncology, Inc.; Novartis International Pharmaceutical Ltd.; and Oncothyreon Inc, as well as a collaboration with Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. The company was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Boulder, Colorado.

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Alex Sirois]

    Ameresco commands a 16.9% share of that market based on revenue. While it may not be poised to spike in price immediately, it certainly is in a strong position to do so over a longer period. 

    Clean Energy Stocks for ‘Code Red’: Array Technologies (ARRY) Source: Shutterstock

    You probably guessed that Array Technologies operates within the solar power industry based on its name. The New Mexico company manufactures ground mounting systems used for solar panels. Succinctly put, its mounting systems angle solar panels to best absorb the sun’s energy. 

  • [By Howard Smith (TMFBuilt2Last)]

    A new brief released by the U.S. Department of Energy outlined plans to achieve President Joe Biden’s goal for a carbon pollution-free power generation sector by 2035, and Array Technologies (NASDAQ:ARRY) is one company that could greatly benefit. That helped the company’s stock jump Wednesday, with shares trading up 10% as of 3:30 p.m. EDT.

  • [By Beth McKenna]

    Sharesof Array BioPharma (NASDAQ:ARRY) gained 22.9% last month, according to data fromS&P Global Market Intelligence. The stock is up 63% in 2019 through March 5.

Hot Performing Stocks To Watch Right Now: Harmonic Inc.(HLIT)

Harmonic Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells video infrastructure products and system solutions to create, prepare, and deliver a range of video services for television and media platforms in the united States and internationally. Its products include video production platforms and playout solutions, such as video servers used by broadcasters, content owners, and multi-channel network operators to create and play-to-air television channels; video-optimized storage, which provides storage capacity and access bandwidth to support media production applications comprising video editing, content transformation, and media library management; and media applications that provide media integrated management and workflow control over content stored on its systems. The company offers video processing products, including broadcast encoders; contribution and distribution encoders; stream processing and statistical multiplexing solutions; content preparation and delivery for multi-scr een applications; decoders and descramblers; and management and control software. It also provides edge products that integrate routing, multiplexing, scrambling, and modulation into a single package; optical transmitters and amplifiers, which operates at various optical wavelengths and serves long-haul and local transport applications in the cable distribution network; optical nodes to supports network architectures for bandwidth delivered to a service area; and return path transmitters that support two-way transmission capabilities for analog or digital transport. In addition, the company offers technical support and professional services, such as maintenance and support; and consulting, implementation, and integration services. Harmonic Inc. sells its products through direct sales force, independent distributors, and integrators to cable, satellite and telco, and broadcast and media companies. The company was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Motley Fool Transcribers]

    Harmonic Inc (NASDAQ:HLIT)Q12019 Earnings CallApril 29, 2019, 5:00 p.m. ET

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  • [By Jon C. Ogg]

    Harmonic Inc. (NASDAQ: HLIT) was started as Buy with a $7 target price (versus a $5.32 close) at Needham.

    NetAppInc. (NASDAQ: NTAP) was last seen down 8.5% at $61.60, based on its guidance after earnings. William Blair downgraded it to Market Perform from Outperform. JPMorgan also downgraded NetApp, to Neutral from Overweight.

  • [By Motley Fool Transcribers]

    Harmonic Inc (NASDAQ:HLIT)Q42018 Earnings Conference CallFeb. 04, 2019, 5:00 p.m. ET

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Hot Performing Stocks To Watch Right Now: VirTra, Inc.(VTSI)

VirTra, Inc. provides force training simulators, firearms training simulators, and driving simulators for law enforcement, military, educational, and commercial markets worldwide. The company's products comprise V-300 simulator, a 300 degree wrap-around screen for simulation training; V-180 simulator, a 180 degree screen for smaller spaces or budgets; V-100, a single-screen firearms training simulator system; V-100 MIL, a single-screen small arms training simulator; and V-ST PRO, a realistic single screen firearms shooting and skills training simulator. It also provides VirTra Driving Sim, a vehicle-based simulator; Virtual Interactive Coursework Training Academy, which enables law enforcement agencies to teach, train, test, and sustain departmental training requirements; and Subscription Training Equipment Partnership, a program that allows agencies to utilize VirTra's simulator products, accessories, and V-VICTA interactive coursework on a subscription basis. In addition, the company offers V-Author software that allows users to create, edit, and train with content specific to agency's objectives; a range of simulated recoil kits/weapons; Threat-Fire, a return fire device that applies real-world stress on the trainees during simulation training; and TASER, an OC spray and low-light training devices. It sells its simulators and related products through a direct sales force and distribution partners. The company was formerly known as VirTra Systems, Inc. and changed its name to VirTra, Inc. in October 2016. VirTra, Inc. was founded in 1993 and is based in Tempe, Arizona.

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Max Byerly]

    Live Nation Entertainment (OTCMKTS: VTSI) and Virtra (OTCMKTS:VTSI) are both consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, risk, institutional ownership, profitability, valuation, earnings and analyst recommendations.

Hot Performing Stocks To Watch Right Now: Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc.(RYAM)

Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc. manufactures and sells cellulose specialty products in the United States, China, Japan, Canada, Europe, Latin America, other Asian countries, and internationally. Its products include cellulose specialties, such as cellulose acetate and cellulose ethers, which are natural polymers that are used as raw materials to manufacture a range of consumer-oriented products, such as cigarette filters, liquid crystal displays, impact-resistant plastics, thickeners for food products, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, high-tenacity rayon yarn for tires and industrial hoses, food casings, paints, and lacquers. The company also offers commodity products, including commodity viscose used in the manufacture of textiles for clothing and other fabrics, and in non-woven applications, such as baby wipes, cosmetic and personal wipes, industrial wipes, and mattress ticking; and absorbent materials comprising fluff fibers that are used as an absorbent medium in products, such as disposable baby diapers, feminine hygiene products, incontinence pads, convalescent bed pads, industrial towels and wipes, and non-woven fabrics. Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc. is headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida.

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Motley Fool Transcriber]

    Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc (NYSE:RYAM)Q42018 Earnings Conference CallFeb. 14, 2019, 10:00 a.m. ET

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  • [By Joseph Griffin]

    Shares of Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc (NYSE:RYAM) have earned an average rating of “Buy” from the seven research firms that are presently covering the company, Marketbeat reports. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating. The average 1 year price objective among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $23.25.

Hot Performing Stocks To Watch Right Now: UnitedHealth Group Incorporated(UNH)

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated provides healthcare services in the United States. Its Health Benefits segment offers consumer-oriented health benefit plans and services to national employers, public sector employers, mid-sized employers, small businesses, and individuals; and non-employer based insurance options for purchase by individuals. It also provides health and well-being services for individuals aged 50 and older; and for services dealing with chronic disease and other specialized issues for older individuals, as well as health plans for the beneficiaries of acute and long-term care Medicaid plans. This segment offers its services through a network of 730,000 physicians and other health care professionals, and 5,300 hospitals. Its OptumHealth segment provides health, financial, and ancillary services and products that assist consumers through personalized health management solutions; benefit administration, and clinical and network management; health-based financi al services; behavioral solutions; and specialty benefits, such as dental, vision, life, critical illness, short-term disability, and stop-loss product offerings. The company?s Ingenix segment offers database and data management services, software products, publications, consulting and actuarial services, business process outsourcing services, and pharmaceutical data consulting and research services. Its Prescription Solutions segment provides integrated pharmacy benefit management services comprising retail network pharmacy contracting and management, claims processing, mail order pharmacy services, specialty pharmacy, benefit design consultation, rebate contracting and management, drug utilization review, formulary management programs, disease therapy management, and adherence programs to employer groups, union trusts, managed care organizations, Medicare-contracted plans, Medicaid plans, and third party administrators. The company was founded in 1974 and is based in Minne tonka, Minnesota.

Advisors’ Opinion:

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    The 60 or so holdings in this fund are a simple listing of the healthcare stocks that are present in the broader S&P 500 Index. These companies are then weighted by size, so familiar names like Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), UnitedHealth Group (UNH) and Pfizer (PFE) top the list of components.

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    If you want to follow that constant increase in spending, then why not focus on this sector? FSPHX provides a simple and diversified way to do so. The fund owns about 120 total stocks, with top holdings right now including insurance giant UnitedHealthGroup (UNH), as well as mid-sized vascular device company Penumbra (PEN).

  • [By Faizan Farooque]

    Nevertheless, JPMorgan is a bellwether for the U.S. economy. As consumer spending comes roaring back to life, JPM is a safe stock to have in your portfolio.

    UnitedHealth Group (UNH) Source: Ken Wolter / Shutterstock.com

    UnitedHealth Group is a data-driven healthcare enterprise comprised of Optum, its pharmacy and care delivery division, and UnitedHealth, the nation’s largest health insurer. Overall, the group oversees 140 million patients who produce approximately 1.5 trillion transactions per year. That is a big data pool, which is leveraged to improve medical care.

  • [By Garrett Baldwin]

    The Dow Jones today will pop up to 150 points thanks to stronger-than-expected earnings from UnitedHealth Group Inc. (NYSE: UNH). The health insurance giant topped earnings and revenue expectations and hiked its full-year guidance.

Hot Performing Stocks To Watch Right Now: Duolingo, Inc.(DUOL)

Duolingo, Inc. develops a language-learning website and mobile app in the United States and China. The company offers courses in 40 different languages, including Spanish, French, Japanese, German, Korean, Italian, Chinese, Hindi, Russian, Arabic, Turkish, Portuguese, and others. It also provides a digital language proficiency assessment exam. The company was founded in 2011 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Advisors’ Opinion:

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    Duolingo Inc. (NASDAQ: DUOL) is up from $102 to $134. That’s a solid performance from an IPO stock. And it’s well earned.

    Duolingo is changing how people learn languages, in the most expedient and cost-effective way possible.