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1 hr ago |

Analyst Upgrades: Aruba Networks, Inc., Best Buy Co Inc, and MannKind Corporation

Subsequently, the shares were met with price-target hikes at no fewer than seven brokerage firms, and upgrades to "buy" from "neutral" at UBS and to "neutral" from "underweight" at J.P. Morgan Securities.


Related Topix: Best Buy, Retail, Aruba Networks, Startups, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

5 hrs ago |

Options Check-Up: Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA), Groupon Inc, and DryShips Inc.

Regardless, now is a prime time to scoop up front-month Tesla Motors Inc options at a relative bargain, as the equity's Schaeffer's Volatility Index of 33% ranks lower than 98% of similar readings taken in the past year.


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

10 hrs ago |

Most Active Options Update: Citigroup Inc

Accounting for nearly half the volume is the October 55 call, where nearly 23,000 contracts have traded -- primarily at the ask price, suggesting they were bought.


Related Topix: Financial Services, Citigroup, Banking, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Finextra Research news

Taiwan Stock Exchange rolls out trading system

Taiwan Stock Exchange has successfully rolled out its second generation FAST system, replacing all existing trading platforms.


Related Topix: Personal Finance

Seeking Alpha

Not Selling Apple On September 9th Makes More Sense

Shareholder friendly policies like a large share buyback program, plus a dividend, should keep investors seated for the long haul.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Apple, Startups, iPhone, Personal Finance

Option Trends: Goldman Sachs Group Inc and Morgan Stanley

Options traders have been targeting financial giants Goldman Sachs Group Inc and Morgan Stanley .


Related Topix: Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Investment Services, Stanley, Investment Banking, Morgan Stanley, Cohen Group, Consulting, Opinion, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Why Bother With XIV?

In focus: 200 on SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust and 2,000 on S&P 500 Index ! It's party time, and everyone wants to celebrate, including volatility sellers.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Facebook Inc (FB): Will Technical Support Hold Through Friday?

In a nutshell, the trader expects FB shares to remain above $74 through this Friday's closing bell -- when the weekly options expire -- allowing him to retain the initial premium collected, or $20,790 .


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Personal Finance


SE Asia Stocks - Indonesia weak amid fuel price concerns; Thai index eases

Indonesian shares extended losses to an over-one-week low on Tuesday as investors weighed in the risk of changes to the government's fuel subsidy, while profit-taking pulled the Thai benchmark off the previous session's highs.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Indonesia, Financial Markets, Personal Finance, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Trader Sets a Short-Term Top

At last check, the shares were still 2.7% higher at $106.72. Not surprisingly, calls are the options of choice, with volume running at three times the usual intraday pace.


Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Gilead Sciences, Healthcare Industry, Startups, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Monadnock Ledger-Transcript

Jaffrey: Jail time for fraud

Jaffrey resident Charles H. Howard III will spend three and a half years in jail after pleading guilty last week to a felony count of conspiracy to commit investment adviser fraud and a felony count of securities manipulation.


Related Topix: Jaffrey, NH, Electronics, Video Display, Personal Finance


Introduction To Swing Trading

Swing trading has been described as a kind of fundamental trading in which positions are held for longer than a single day.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Financial Markets

Analyst Update: Foot Locker, Inc., Skechers USA Inc, and TripAdvisor Inc

Specifically, seven analysts raised their price targets on Foot Locker, Inc. -- including Sterne Agee, which revised its target to $65 from $60.


Related Topix: Apparel, Footwear, SKECHERS USA, Foot Locker, Retail, Travel/Tourism, TripAdvisor, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Analyst Downgrades: Aeropostale Inc, InterMune Inc, and Transocean LTD

Specifically, all 21 analysts covering the shares have given them a "hold" or worse rating.


Related Topix: Biotech, InterMune, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Transocean, Oil & Gas, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Sat Aug 23, 2014

The Key to Pushing Stocks Even Higher

It was a great week for stocks, as the major market indexes catapulted into the black.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Opinion, Personal Finance

Most Active Options Update: Cliffs Natural Resources Inc

Roughly 11,000 puts have traded on Cliffs Natural Resources Inc in today's session, representing 1.55 times the equity's expected intraday volume.


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

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Asia News Network

Petaling Jaya: Don't be fooled by the high trading volume

Last week a broker got an order from a client who has not bought or sold shares for the past three years.


Related Topix: Malaysia, Personal Finance

Dow Jones Industrial Average Dips as Russia Spooks the Street

The Dow Jones Industrial Average spent most of the session modestly south of breakeven, save a brief period of post-Yellen upside.


Related Topix: Merck & Co., Biotech, Merck , Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Startups, Cisco Systems, Opinion, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Put Buyers Active as Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS) Plummets

At the International Securities Exchange , Chicago Board Options Exchange , and NASDAQ OMX PHLX , for example, the stock's 50-day put/call volume ratio of 0.81 ranks in the bearishly skewed 74th percentile of its annual range.


Related Topix: Las Vegas Sands, Gaming, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Hispanic Business

Stocks Continue To Show A Lack Of Direction In Mid-Day Trading - US Commentary

Nonetheless, the markets are largely holding on to the bulk of their recent gains.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Personal Finance