Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC bought a new stake in Transocean LTD (NYSE:RIG) during the 1st quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The institutional investor bought 13,609 shares of the offshore drilling services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $135,000.
PRA Health Sciences (NASDAQ: PRAH) and Luna Innovations (NASDAQ:LUNA) are both medical companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, risk and e
In this Market Foolery podcast, host Chris Hill is joined by Foolish investor-at-large Tim Hansen to discuss a trio of topics. First, they review Home Depot’s (NYSE:HD) disappointing quarter. The home-improvement retailer may be Amazon-proof, but it’s not entirely weather resistant.
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Natural gas for transportation supplierClean Energy Fuels Corp(NASDAQ:CLNE) reported earnings on May 10, and while the company was profitable on both a GAAP and adjusted basis, growth — measured in gallons of natural gas delivered — slowed to almost a trickle, even when adjusted for last year’s sale of the biomethane business. At the same time, the cyclical nature of its station....More>>>
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Pegasystems(NASDAQ:PEGA) announced first-quarter results this week that paired a significant slowdown in sales growth with plummeting earnings. The declines were driven by a shift toward cloud-based revenue that had a more pronounced impact on the books because of the implementation of new accounting rules.
But the software specialist’s management team was quick to point out that the....More>>>
In Snap’s (NYSE:SNAP) short life thus far as a public company, it has already suffered from numerous high-profile departures. Snap’s head of human resources, vice president of security, and general counsel leftthe company last summer, just a few months after the IPO. Engineering chief Tim Sehn quit back in November, and was followed by VP of product Tom Conrad shortly thereafter.
SeaWorld Entertainment Inc (NYSE:SEAS) stock was performing well Tuesday on positive attendance news for the first quarter of 2018.
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During the first quarter of the year, SeaWorld Entertainment Inc saw its attendance come in at 3.22 million visitors. This represents an almost 15% increase over its attendance of 2.81 million visitors....More>>>
The Dow Jones today projected a 61-point decline as investors prepared for the president’s announcement on Iran. According to European diplomats, U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to withdraw the United States from the deal, despite the fact that rejecting the pact is likely to foster an international crisis.
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Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) is getting into the dating game, and that is bad news for Match Group Inc (NASDAQ:MTCH).
The dating services giant behind Tinder, Match, PlentyOfFish and OKCupid, saw its stock fall by more than 20% after Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced that his company would be launching a Facebook dating service in the near future.
U.S. stock futures are struggling for gains this morning. Mixed corporate earnings, including misses from Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) and Snap Inc (NYSE:SNAP), are weighing on market sentiment.
Meanwhile, Wall Street is looking ahead to key economic data today. Updates on weekly jobless claims and non-manufacturing activity are on tap this morning, with investors looking ahead to tomorrow’s....More>>>
The unicorn class just breathed a sigh of relief. Dropbox (Pending:DBX), once the poster child for excessive private valuations, priced above its range at $21 and then popped 36%. The most highly-valued tech IPO since Snap (NYSE:SNAP), Dropbox boasts over $1 billion in annual sales, paired with fast growth and expanding margins. The takeaway: Expect more tech.
American Century Companies Inc. grew its position in shares of Vonage Holdings (NYSE:VG) by 1.8% during the 1st quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 746,093 shares of the technology company’s stock after buying an additional 13,426 shares during the quar
The Dow Jones today projected a 223-point gain during pre-market trading on news that China and the United States are making progress on their trade relationship. Over the weekend, the Trump administration announced that it was postponing the imposition of tariffs on China in an eff