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Dow Jones Industrial Average Set to Kick Off Busy Week In the Red

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is pointed lower ahead of the bell, as buyers sit on the sidelines amid lingering geopolitical concerns and ahead of a busy data week.


Related Topix: Housing, Financial Markets, Apple, Startups, Opinion, Personal Finance

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Is This the Top? Don't Count On It

Despite a deluge of data points, not to mention growing geopolitical concerns, the S&P 500 Index called it a wash last week.


Related Topix: IBM, Microsoft, Startups, Financial Markets, Opinion, Personal Finance

Analyst Update: Nokia Corporation

UA is paring a portion of Thursday's post-earnings rally , with the shares fractionally lower at $69.48 -- after earlier touching an all-time high of $70.94.


Related Topix: Nokia, Wireless, Telecom, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Dismal Earnings Drag Dow Jones Industrial Average South of 17,000

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell triple digits right out of the gate today, dragged lower by dismal sales guidance from Visa Inc .


Related Topix: Amazon, Startups, Cisco Systems, Opinion, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Analyst Downgrades:, Inc., Pandora Media Inc, and Visa Inc

Subsequently, a slew of analysts are downwardly revising their opinions on, Inc. Just to name a few, B. Riley downgraded the stock to "neutral" from "buy," CRT Capital downgraded it to "fair value" from "buy," and UBS trimmed its price target to $360 from $365.


Related Topix: Visa Inc., Amazon, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Earnings on Deck: Inc, Herbalife Ltd., and Sirius XM Holdings Inc.

Wall Street has digested a slew of corporate earnings reports this week, and looking ahead to next week, quarterly results from Chinese Internet issue Inc , nutritional supplements specialist Herbalife Ltd. , and satellite radio issue Sirius XM Holdings Inc. will be in focus.


Related Topix: Media,, Computers, Search Engines, Cable & Satellite, Radio, Siri, Electronics, Baidu, Financial Markets, Personal Finance


A Guide To Day Trading On Margin

Day trading involves buying and selling the same stocks multiple times during trading hours in hope of locking quick profits from the movement in stock prices.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Financial Markets

Dow Jones Industrial Average Stumbles on Overseas Turmoil

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is pointed south ahead of the open, pressured by negative earnings news and troubling developments from abroad.


Related Topix: Amazon, Opinion, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Analyst Downgrades: Angie's List Inc, Boeing, and TripAdvisor Inc

The shares -- which closed at $10.17 on Wednesday -- are bracing for a 22% drop out of the gate, which would put ANGI in all-time-low territory.


Related Topix: Boeing, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Most Active Options Update: Pfizer Inc.

Calls are the options of choice on Pfizer Inc. today, with roughly 10,000 calls and 3,500 puts changing hands so far.


Related Topix: Pfizer, Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Hispanic Business

S&P 500 Reaches New Record Intraday High Above 1,990

The slim gains on the day have lifted the S&P 500 to a new record intraday high above the 1,990 level.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Lululemon Athletica inc. Halo Lift Sparks a Rush of Option Activity

Lululemon Athletica inc. is getting a halo lift today from sector peer Under Armour Inc , with shares of LULU up 4.8% at last check to trade at $39.37.


Related Topix: Lulu, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

US News & World Report

4 Reasons Why 'Smart Beta' is Dumb Active Management

Investment styles vary widely from passive do-nothing approaches to hyperactive day trading.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Warren Buffett, Financial Markets

Is (AMZN) Primed for a Big Post-Earnings Move?

Quite the calm earnings season so far. Well, unless you trade aggressively in the first two minutes after the numbers come out.


Related Topix: Amazon, Microsoft, Startups, Netflix, Google, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Talisman Energy Inc. (USA) (TLM) Call Volume Soars Amid M&A-Fueled Pop

At last check, the stock was up 10% at $10.84, after being halted once already on the Big Board.


Related Topix: Talisman Energy, Energy, Oil & Gas, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Analyst Update: EMC Corporation, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd...

"I don't know another tech company that has [spun off one of its most strategic assets] and been successful," opined EMC CEO Joe Tucci in a conference call.


Related Topix: Biotech, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, Medicine, Pharmaceuticals, Healthcare Industry, Computers, EMC, VMware, Software, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Wed Jul 23, 2014

VIX Futures are Rising -- But Are We All That Afraid?

Well, we've now officially retraced our non-cataclysmic declines off the highs. And all we got were some lousy t-shirts, and some worthless CBOE Volatility Index calls.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Personal Finance

S&P Secures Another New High; Dow Jones Industrial Average Dips

Stocks took diverging paths today, with the S&P 500 Index notching a new all-time high and the Nasdaq Composite rallying in the wake of some solid, high-profile tech earnings .


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Boeing, Restaurant Management, Mcdonalds, Opinion, Personal Finance

Stocks on the Move: Puma Biotechnology Inc, Intuitive Surgical, Inc., and Biogen Idec Inc

Earlier the stock tagged a new record peak of $236.91 -- nearly 65% above its previous all-time high of $143.65, tagged on Jan. 22. From a contrarian perspective, additional upside could by on the horizon for Puma Biotechnology Inc, considering the consensus 12-month price target of $122.67 stands at a steep discount to present trading levels.


Related Topix: Startups, Intuitive Surgical, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Seeking Alpha

Watch For A Sharp Drop In China Bak Battery

ChinaBak recently soared from below $2.50 to $5.00 "news" that LG was entering the China EV market and on subsequent EV subsidy news from China.


Related Topix: Personal Finance