February 26, 2018: Markets opened higher again Monday and following a mid-morning dip pushed higher for most of the rest of the day. Fed chairman Jerome Powell will make some comments to Congress later this week, but he is not expected to change expectations for the go-slow approach to raising rates. That’s good for equities investors and so is the cut to corporate tax rates now that most....More>>>
February 21, 2018: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 66 equities making new 52-week lows in Wednesday’s session. On the NYSE decliners led advancers by about 40 issues and on the Nasdaq, advancers led decliners by less than 4 to 3.
LaSalle Hotel Properties (NYSE: LHO) fell about 14% Wednesday to post a new 52-week low of $24.00 after closing at $28.25 on Tuesday.....More>>>
Major offshore drilling stocks have had a great start to this year. Rowan (RDC), Diamond Offshore (DO), Transocean (RIG), Ensco (ESV), and Noble Corp. (NE) have all increased in price. The main driver for this price increase was the upside in oil prices. Brent oil (BNO) is now close to the psychologically important $70 mark. The stock market is mostly about the future, so there’s little surprise....More>>>
General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) stock posted a dip of about 0.9% last week, not much, but not good enough to shake the company’s ranking as the worst performing Dow Jones industrial average stock for the year to date.
GE shares have lost nearly 17% of their value in 2018 and have fallen nearly 52% during the past 12 months. The second-worst Dow stock so far this year is Procter &....More>>>
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June 26, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 49 equities making new 52-week lows in Monday’s session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by more than 2 to 1 and on the Nasdaq, advancers led decliners by about 4 to 3.
Marathon Oil Corp. (NYSE: MRO) dropped about 1.1% Monday to post a new 52-week low of $11.40 after closing Friday at $11.53. The 52-week high is....More>>>
U.S. equities bounced around the unchanged line on Friday before ultimately finishing lower on concerns about a possible government shutdown on April 28 unless President Trump and Congress can agree on a new spending bill. With contentious issues including border wall construction, taxes and healthcare still in play, an easy deal seems unlikely.
This fear is being offset by ongoing “verbal....More>>>
Statoil ASA (NYSE:STO) is ranked as a Buy using the Portfolio Grader stock evaluator of Louis Navellier, which incorporates his investing approach. The current overall Portfolio Grader recommendation on the shares has changed twice in the past month, which represents a greater level of change than is typical.
STO is one of 290 companies within the Oil Gas & Consumable Fuels GICS industry....More>>>
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Cronos Group, a medical marijuana company based in Toronto, just became the first Canadian....More>>>
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Crude oil has spent Monday morning above trading $53, up from $52 on Thursday. The high for the year sits at $54.41. Gold meanwhile has rallied up to....More>>>