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2 hrs ago |

Dow Jones Industrial Average Heads South; Argentina in Focus

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is poised to extend Wednesday's drop, with the blue-chip barometer bracing for a 77-point retreat out of the gate.


Related Topix: Beverages, Anheuser Busch Companies, Opinion, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

6 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

Dow Hits Two-Month Low Amid Broad Based Sell-Off

With the steep losses on the day, the Dow has fallen to its lowest intraday level in two months.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Personal Finance

10 hrs ago |

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) Traders Gamble On a Steeper Slide

At least, this is what one group of option bears on Wednesday is banking on. Specifically, the stock's January 2015 4-strike put saw the most action in AMD's options pits yesterday, with 12,486 contracts on the tape at the close.


Related Topix: Advanced Micro Devices, Startups, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

14 hrs ago |

Pricing in a Post-Earnings Move for GoPro Inc and Tesla Motors Inc

Earnings season is winding down, but not without some late fireworks to spice it up.


Related Topix: Tesla Motors, Startups, Twitter, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

18 hrs ago |

Analyst Update: AK Steel Holding Corporation, Corning Incorporated, and National-Oilwell Varco, Inc.

GLW is down another 0.9% at midday -- following yesterday's huge downside move -- and now trades near $19.82.


Related Topix: National-Oilwell Varco, Energy, Telecom, Corning, Electronics, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Wed Jul 30, 2014

The Washington Post

China Investors Stuck in Tax Limbo as Stock Markets Set to Link

While the nation's laws suggest foreign equity investors are subject to a 10 percent levy on capital gains, the government has never collected the tax, according to PricewaterhouseCoopers.


Related Topix: PricewaterhouseCoopers, Financial Services, Accounting, Personal Finance, Financial Markets, Business News

Fed Decision Fails to Prop Up Dow Jones Industrial Average

Stocks got off to a rough start today, due to a weaker-than-expected jobs report from Automatic Data Processing , and a gross domestic product report that sparked fears of a quicker-than-anticipated rate hike.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Financial Services, Automatic Data Processing, Opinion, Personal Finance

The Motley Fool

Value: Investing Essentials

There are many ways to make money in the stock market. The most commonly cited approaches are value investing, growth investing, and day trading.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Financial Markets, Warren Buffett

Why FTD Companies (FTD) Stock Is Surging Today

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Related Topix: Mozilla, Personal Finance, TheStreet, Business News

Analyst Upgrades: AT&T Inc., Verizon Communications Inc., and Southwest Airlines Co

Macquarie responded this morning, raising its price target on AT&T Inc. to $38 from $37, while maintaining its "neutral" rating.


Related Topix: Transportation, Airlines, Verizon Communications, Southwest Airlines, Telecom, IT Services, REIT, Personal Finance, Financial Markets

Analyst Downgrades: Boston Scientific Corporation, GlaxoSmithKline...

Following new developments related to the conduct of two representatives in China, GSK was hit with four bearish brokerage notes, including a downgrade to "sell" from "buy" at Liberum, and price-target cuts at Barclays, Berenberg, and Morgan Stanley.


Related Topix: Biotech, GlaxoSmithKline, Stanley, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Will the Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (CLF) Rally Run Out of Steam?

Wall Street is cheering the news -- sending shares of CLF up 7.9% to $17.90. In the stock's options pits, overall volume has soared to nearly four times what's typically seen at this point in the day, but a number of speculators are betting on today's rally to run out of steam over the next several weeks.


Related Topix: Cleveland Cliffs, Metals, Mining, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Options Radar: Michael Kors, Buffalo Wild Wings, and Windstream

In today's session, the stock is extending this slide, off 0.5% to churn near $83.82.


Related Topix: Winn Dixie Stores, Retail, Grocery, REIT, Personal Finance, Financial Markets

The China Post

80% of the major equity market players back on trading floor: FSC head

Almost 80 percent of major players in the local market have returned to the trading floor, a development that could further raise market turnover and make trading more active, Chairman of the Financial Supervisory Commission Tseng Ming-chung said Tuesday.


Related Topix: Personal Finance


Will Cable Companies Slash Taxes By Moving Their Lines Into REITs?

That's the question of the day in telecom after tiny Windstream Holdings said it plans to take advantage of the tax-cutting strategy.


Related Topix: REIT, Personal Finance, Financial Markets

Drug Makers Buoy Dow Jones Industrial Average

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is headed higher in pre-market action, thanks to a pair of solid earnings.


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

Evaluating The $1 Million Bet On Applied Materials, Inc.

Part of the trader's strategy may be related to Applied Materials, Inc.'s planned merger with Tokyo Electron Ltd., as developments like this often lend themselves to increased volatility.


Related Topix: Semiconductors, Electronics, Applied Materials, Startups, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Pre-Earnings Call Buying Heats Up On Groupon Inc

August 7 call , where nearly 2,500 contracts are on the tape. The majority have changed hands at the ask price, and IV is trending higher, collectively hinting at buy-to-open activity.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Chosun Ilbo

KOSPI Hits 2,050 Points

The Korea Composite Stock Price Index broke the psychologically important 2,050-point barrier in intra-day trading on Monday.


Related Topix: Personal Finance

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Call Players Target the Century Mark

While today's technical milestone has short-term call players targeting the century mark, not everyone is doing so in the traditional "vanilla" sense.


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