It's difficult to say whether you have been a good stock picker in tech when the whole sector is in such a strong bullish trend. Many tech stocks have been overhyped and posted huge rallies even if they continued to report growing losses and
There seems to have been an overreaction to the downside in L Brands (NYSE:LB), as shares are now down well over 20% from their December highs. It would be interesting to see if the stock's 200-day moving average of about $46 per share will be able to put a stop to this very steep recent decline
Shares of risk management company RPX Corp. (NASDAQ:RPXC) popped as much as 15% in trading Wednesday after buyout rumors started to swirl in the market. At 2:55 p.m. EST, shares had settled down to an 11.2% gain on the day.
Rumors from IAM Media have circulated that a private equity firm is interested in buying RPX, and Baird analyst Jeffrey Meuler gave....More>>>
Given another expected rate increase by the Federal Reserve, a flat Treasury yield curve in Q117, and oil prices all over the place, gold and gold mining companies are looking like a worthwhile place to invest these days. Rather than just parking in gold, some of the gold mining companies are making the commodity investment a shining example of strategic diversification.
Not only is Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) growing its user base, the Company is getting better at monetizing existing users, especially on the mobile side in the U.S. It seems logical that many of the monetization techniques used on mobile devices in the U.S. can eventually be employed in other parts of the world as users are moved from 2G to higher speeds.
First Japan, and now China, is getting markets notably the bond world stirred up.
Bonds are the topic du jour, especially after the Bank of Japan got everyone a bit worked up yesterday by trimming its government bond purchases. Then this morning, Bloomberg reported China is considering
As a presidential candidate, Donald Trump promised to leave the issue of marijuana legalization to the states. Then he chose Jeff Sessions as his attorney general, and it was only a matter of time before that changed. Sessions has long pined for a crackdown on pot. “Good people don’
U.S. stock futures are trading broadly higher this morning, as Wall Street prepares for the start of another earnings season. Big banks will kick earnings into high gear today. J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) has already stepped into the earnings confessional this morning. Following on it