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  1. Monday Morning Outlook: The Technical Pattern Traders Should Be WatchingRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | SchaeffersResearch.com

    December seasonality kicked into high gear this past week, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average , S&P 500 Index , and Russell 2000 Index each notching impressive week-over-week gains, and finishing at their highest-ever levels . What's more, despite the holiday-shortened week, the Dow closed above the previously untouched 18,000 level three times.

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  2. Dow Jones Industrial Average Breaks Out to New Highs; Small-Caps Steal the ShowRead the original story

    Yesterday | SchaeffersResearch.com

    Despite a lack of drivers in today's session, the Dow Jones Industrial Average returned from the Christmas holiday with a bang -- tagging a fresh record peak of 18,103.45 in intraday action, and settling at its loftiest perch on record. This burst of buying power spread to other areas of the Street, as well, with the S&P 500 Index notching its 52nd record close of the year -- the most in a calendar year since 1995 -- and the Nasdaq Composite finishing at its highest level since March 2000.

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  3. Option Traders, Analysts Split on Stratasys, Ltd.Read the original story

    Friday | SchaeffersResearch.com

    Like sector peer 3D Systems Corporation , 3-D printing issue Stratasys, Ltd. is charging higher this afternoon, up 4.1% at $84.41. Year-to-date, however, the latter has tumbled roughly 37%.

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  4. 3D Systems Corporation (DDD) Bears Bank On a Late-Day SlideRead the original story

    Friday | SchaeffersResearch.com

    Today's options traders aren't the only ones on the Street who are skeptical of DDD. Over two-thirds of covering analysts rate the shares a "hold" or worse .

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  5. IPOs Past and Future: Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA), Biotech, Uber, and SpotifyRead the original story

    Friday | SchaeffersResearch.com

    Close to 300 companies went public in the U.S. in 2014, marking the biggest freshman class since 2000 -- the end of the dot-com bubble. According to Dealogic, those firms raised roughly $95 billion -- a year-over-year increase of more than 50% -- thanks to a record IPO by Chinese e-commerce titan Alibaba Group Holding Ltd in September.

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  6. QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM) Option Bulls Pile On Ahead of EarningsRead the original story

    Friday | SchaeffersResearch.com

    China is close to settling its antitrust investigation on the chipmaker. In the stock's options pits, calls are trading at 1.2 times the average intraday pace, and according to QCOM's 30-day at-the-money implied volatility, which has jumped 11% to 18.6%, short-term contracts are in high demand.

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  7. Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 500 Reopen to Record Highs; Crude SlumpsRead the original story

    Friday | SchaeffersResearch.com

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average is continuing Wednesday's record-setting run -- rallying to a fresh intraday peak of 18,103.45 earlier, before easing back to its present perch at 18,080.03. Not to be outdone, both the S&P 500 Index and Russell 2000 Index tagged their loftiest marks on record -- 2,091.77 and 1,215.25, respectively.

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  8. Options Trading Picks Up as Virgin America Inc (VA) FliesRead the original story

    Friday | SchaeffersResearch.com

    At last check, the shares were fresh off a record high of $44.39, up 6% at $43.44. Not surprisingly, options volume has swelled to six times the normal intraday rate.

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  9. Sears Holdings Corp (SHLD) Trader Braces for Long-Term LossesRead the original story

    Friday | SchaeffersResearch.com

    Trade-Alert , which also speculates this may be a shareholder hedging her long stock position due to SHLD's technical weakness in 2014. Speaking of which, SHLD has shed nearly 12% year-to-date to trade at $32.61, and continues to face overhead pressure from its 20-day moving average.

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  10. GameStop Corp. (GME) Option Bears Show Their FaceRead the original story

    Friday | SchaeffersResearch.com

    Specifically, GME's February 35 put saw the most action in Wednesday's holiday-shortened session, and by all accounts, the majority of the 4,353 contracts traded were bought to open. Based on GME's present price, these puts are in the money.

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  11. New High Inspires Short-Term Visa Inc (V) BullsRead the original story

    Friday | SchaeffersResearch.com

    Meanwhile, the stock's 30-day at-the-money implied volatility spiked 9.3% to 17.7%, signaling elevated demand for short-term contracts. Digging deeper, speculators bought to open the weekly 12/26 270-strike call, which was V's most active option.

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  12. Buzz Stocks: Sony CorpRead the original story

    Friday | SchaeffersResearch.com

    Meanwhile, among specific equities in focus are electronic issue Sony Corp , software specialist Microsoft Corporation , and electric automaker Tesla Motors Inc .

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  13. Analyst Update: Nike IncRead the original story

    Friday | SchaeffersResearch.com

    In fact, 12 of 21 analysts covering the shares have handed out a "buy" or better recommendation, compared to nine "holds" and not a single "sell." Additionally, NKE's consensus 12-month price target of $102 sits in yet-to-be-explored territory.

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  14. Dow Jones Industrial Average Looks for 7th Straight WinRead the original story

    Friday | SchaeffersResearch.com

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average is pointed higher, putting the blue-chip index on pace for its seventh consecutive daily win . While there is nothing to expect today in the way of earnings reports or economic data, traders may want to watch retail stocks, after the International Council of Shopping Centers reported the best holiday season sales growth since 2011.

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  15. Pugliese, How To Beat The Market Makers At Their Own GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seeking Alpha

    How to Beat the Market Makers at Their Own Game: Uncovering the Mysteries of Day Trading is not the most compelling advertisement for Cyber Trading University, of which the author, Fausto Pugliese, is the founder and president. It's by turns simplistic and obscure, repetitious and "gappy."

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  16. Stocks eke out gains in abbreviated tradingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Times Herald-Record

    ... a day after closing above 18,000 for the first time. It was the Dow's sixth straight gain, coming during a half-day trading session ahead of the Christmas holiday. Investors welcomed Labor Department data showing that applications for unemployment ...

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  17. China gov't measures boost sharesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | The China Post

    ... a day after closing above 18,000 for the first time. It was the Dow's sixth straight gain, coming during a half-day trading session ahead of the Christmas holiday. Investors welcomed U.S. Labor Department data showing that applications for ...

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  18. Stocks eke out gains in abbreviated trading dayRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 25 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Major U.S. stock indexes ended mostly higher on Wednesday, with the Dow Jones industrial average adding modestly to its gains a day after closing above 18,000 for the first time. It was the Dow's sixth straight gain, coming during a half-day trading session ahead of the Christmas holiday.

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  19. Dow quietly posts new highRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Albany Times Union

    ... a day after closing above 18,000 for the first time. It was the Dow's sixth straight gain, coming during a half-day trading session ahead of the Christmas holiday. Investors welcomed Labor Department data showing that applications for unemployment ...

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  20. Early holiday bell: Dow and S&P 500 recover last of the ground lost in an early-December slumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... a day after closing above 18,000 for the first time. It was the Dow's sixth straight gain, coming during a half-day trading session ahead of the Christmas holiday. Investors welcomed Labor Department data showing that applications for unemployment ...

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