Brookfield Asset Management Inc. boosted its stake in CF Industries (NYSE:CF) by 137.2% during the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 46,247 shares of the basic materials company’
Fitbit (NYSE:FIT)shares shot 13.5% higher last week, soaring after Citron Research's Andrew Left put out a surprisingly bullish report on the the stock. The indictment later in the week of several Fitbit employees accused of possessing a rival's trade secrets wasn't enough to crash the party. Fi
There are numerous trading techniques to consider for each and every options trade, so Fred Oltarsh at Options Strategy Network details five of the ones he considers extremely vital for trying to put the percentages in the trader’s favor.
The key to trading options contracts successfully (individual stocks and futures as well) is to put the percentages in your favor. This involves....More>>>
April 20, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 54 equities making new 52-week lows in Thursday’s session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by about 7 to 3 and on the Nasdaq advancers led decliners by nearly 3 to 1.
Rite Aid Corp. (NYSE: RAD) posted a new 52-week low of $3.75 on Thursday, down about 8% compared with Wednesday’s closing price....More>>>
Bernstein’s Steven Winoker and team contend that Brexit is “bad for all our companies it is just a matter of degree.” They explain why Tyco International (TYC), Idex (IEX), Danaher (DHR),Honeywell International (HON) and Emerson Electric (EMR) could feel some degree of pain:
While the direct revenue exposure to the UK is relatively small across....More>>>
Credit Karma has already proven that if you build it, and offer it for free, they will come. The site has attracted more than 60 million Americans with its free credit scores and monitoring. Now, in a direct challenge to TurboTax and H&R Block, it’s introducing free tax filings just in time for the 2017 tax season.
The San Francisco-based company announced on Wednesday....More>>>
UBS analyst John Roberts and team consider whether Sherwin-Williams’ (SHW) pending purchase of Valspar (VAL) is a sign of peak pain in the U.S.:
U.S. DIY (do-it-yourself) paint is at record levels. Raw materials have likely bottomed in 1Q16. In our view, this narrative is too simple. DIY is only ~15% of sales and most other paint segments are still below normalized levels. In addition,Sherwin-Williams’....More>>>
November is typically open enrollment time for millions who gethealth insurance, disability insurance and other benefits from an employer. If youre one of them, among your important choices is whether you want a flexible spending account and how much money to deposit.
FSAs are available through some employers as a part of benefits packages. You can spend FSA money only on qualified medical....More>>>
Facebook (NSDQ:FB) Inc. reported a strong set of Q3 numbers a week ago. However, theFacebook stock price has fallen by nearly 10% in 7 trading sessions following the announcement, as some analysts claimed ‘peak Facebook’ was now behind us. In an unexpected twist, the victory of Donald Trump in the US presidential elections has become the latest ‘thorn in the flesh’ for Facebook,....More>>>
I came across NetEase (NASDAQ:NTES) in early 2013, when it was starting to become a major player in the Chinese mobile game industry. At first, I was a bit skeptical about their future growth and valuation. Video game companies are sometimes “one-hit wonders”, and decline after their top sellers lose popularity. But NetEase is an exception. After watching it for a few months, I decided....More>>>
U.S. stock futures fell sharply on Tuesday, as global equities careened lower on a fresh threat by President Donald Trump to slap up to $400 billion more in tariffs on China goods, the latest escalation in a worrying trade dispute.
Analysts predict that Skyworks Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:SWKS) will announce earnings of $1.59 per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Nine analysts have made estimates for Skyworks Solutions’ earnings. The highest EPS estimate is $1.62 and the lowest is $1.59. Skyworks Solution
Sonic Drive-In (NASDAQ:SONC) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday. The firm currently has a $38.00 price target on the restaurant operator’s stock. Zacks Inv
Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Radware (NASDAQ:RDWR) are both business services companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations, valuation and risk.