Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) held on to its ranking as the best-performing Dow Jones industrial stock of the year to date with a 1.3% share price gain last week. For the year to date, Cisco’s stock is up 18.28%
The second-best performer among the Dow 30 so far this year is Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC), which is up about 14.3%. That is followed by Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA), up 13.4%,....More>>>
Pharmaceutical giant Eli Lilly said Wednesday that medical testing showed thatits trial drug for treatment of mild dementia from Alzheimers disease didnot slow memory loss in patients.
Patients treated with the drug called solanezumab “did not experience a statistically significant slowing in cognitive decline compared to patients treated with a placebo” in results of a phase....More>>>
It was a great year for Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT) in 2016 as the stock was up nearly 13%. Moreover, the stock is off to a decent start this year as it is up approximately 4% year to date.
Over the past few years, the retailer has relished substantial competitive benefits on the back of its enormous scale.Things are gradually changing with the rise of e-commerce sales, however, where....More>>>
The following stocks were the biggest movers and shakers in the Mining sector today.
Some of the biggest gainers among Mining stocks include:
Comstock Resources (CRK): CRK stock is up 5.83% today. Drdgold Ltd (DRD): DRD stock is up 4.04% today. Pretium Res Inc (PVG): PVG stock is up 3.17% today. First Majestic Silver (AG): AG stock is up 3.02% today. Novagold Resources Inc (NG):....More>>>
A New York judge dismissed a defamation suit filed against President-elect Donald Trump Tuesday ruling that insults on Twitter — which Trump excels at — are generally viewed as opinion and that opinions aren’t defamation.
State Supreme Court Judge Barbara Jaffe’s ruling came in her dismissal of a complaint against Trump by veteran political strategist and TV pundit....More>>>
Friday, early in the morning, at 4:30 AM ET, a variety of production reports, as well as the Goods Trade Balance for the UK, will be released. Production reports include Manufacturing and Industrial Production.
Fortunately, to trade these news events here in the US, it’s not necessary to wake in the middle of the night.
For one trade strategy, traders can place the trade....More>>>
Our Top Pick for growth-oriented investors is a global leader in the animal health market, suggests Brian Lazorishak, senior portfolio manager at Stack Financial Management and contributor to InvesTech Market Analyst.
Zoetis (ZTS) was created as a spin-off of the animal health division of Pfizer (PFE) in 2013.
The company is diversified by product line with roughly 60% of revenues....More>>>
On a busy day for bank earnings, Citigroup (NYSE:C) was one of three big U.S. banks to report results, and despite an earnings beat, the report wasn't great. While the bank's efficiency was strong and loans and deposits grew, the bank missed expectations in several key areas, including trading r
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There's been no higher-profile IPO this year than Spotify Technology (NYSE:SPOT). Shares of the company are up over 35% from its direct-listing price of $132 in April. Even a weaker-than-expected quarterly earnings report hasn't significantly slowed the stock's advance.
Canadian Solar (NASDAQ: CSIQ) is a leading solar energy provider that manufactures decentralized and off-grid solar applications, with business subsidiaries in over 24 countries. Its manufacturing facilities are mainly located in Canada and China. Its sales rev