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3 hrs ago | Investopedia

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

7 hrs ago |

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

11 hrs ago |

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

How Apple Inc. (AAPL) Option Players Are Preparing for Earnings

Short interest, for example, accounts for a low 1.9% of the stock's float, and would take 2.5 days to cover, at AAPL's average daily pace of trading.


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

Earnings on Deck: AT&T Inc., Facebook Inc (FB), and TripAdvisor Inc

In other words, these option bears expect the security to retreat more than 4% from its current perch at $35.95, in order to breach the strike price by the close on Friday, Aug. 1. FB's highly anticipated quarterly results will hit the Street after tomorrow's close.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Option Bulls Wager On Fresh Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Highs

Elsewhere, options trading heated up, as total volume ran at a 65% mark-up to the average daily amount.


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

Options Radar: ARM Holdings, FuelCell Energy, and MGM Resorts

In the options pits, volume is running at six times the average intraday rate, with traders targeting ARMH's August 46 call.


Related Topix: Fuel Cell Technologies, Electronics, Media, Hotels, MGM Mirage, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Most Active Options Update: Tesla Motors Inc

The most active TSLA option on Monday was the weekly 7/25 230-strike call, where 5,284 contracts were exchanged.


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

Analyst Upgrades: Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc., Netflix, Inc., and Texas Instruments Incorporated

As such, Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. scored a bevy of upbeat analyst attention, with no fewer than 13 brokerage firms hiking their price targets.


Related Topix: Semiconductors, Chipotle Mexican Grill, Electronics, Restaurant Management, Texas Instruments, Financial Markets, Personal Finance