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Market Volatility Bulletin: 'And We're Back!'
over 1 year ago by SA Most Popular

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BiTE Amgen For Long-Term Returns
over 1 year ago by SA Most Popular

Charts as Art and of Course Money.
over 1 year ago by Howard Lindzon @ Howard Lindzon

I have been writing about my passion for ‘chart art’ here on this blog a long time. I love charts. I must look at 500 a day. It has been my routine for 30 plus years. Many of the new traders and investors being onboarded because of the crypto craze will fall in love with ‘technical analysis‘. I am all for it, but it is a controversial subject. One of my favorite classical chart artists is Peter Brandt. Continue reading Charts as Art and of Course Money. at Howard Lindzon.

Why We Are Obsessed with Bitcoin
over 1 year ago by Zack's Market Edge Podcast

Lawler: Early Read on Existing Home Sales in November
over 1 year ago by Bill McBride @ Calculated Risk

A short note from housing economist Tom Lawler:"Based on what I've seen so far, I project that existing home sales as estimated by the National Association of Realtors ran at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.77 million in November."CR Note: Existing home sales for November are scheduled to be released next Wednesday. The consensus is for sales of 5.53 million SAAR. Take the over on Wednesday!

Vetr Issues Buy Rating On YY
over 1 year ago by Chris Dier-Scalise @ Benzinga

The Vetr crowd on Friday upgraded its rating on YY Inc. (NYSE: YY) from 3 stars (hold), issued eight days ago, to 3.5 stars (Buy). Crowd sentiment at the time of the upgrade was edging positive, with 56 percent of Vetr user ratings bullish. read more

Analysts React To Adobe's $2B Fourth Quarter
over 1 year ago by Jayson Derrick @ Benzinga

Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ: ADBE) reported fiscal fourth quarter results Thursday, with quarterly revenue that exceeded $2 billion for the first time.  Latest Ratings for ADBE DateFirmActionFromTo Dec 2017Morgan StanleyMaintainsEqual-Weight Dec 2017JP MorganDowngradesOverweightNeutral Nov 2017KeyBancMaintainsOverweightOverweight <a href="http://www.benzinga.com/stock/A...

Vetr Downgrades Twitter
over 1 year ago by Spencer White @ Benzinga

The Vetr crowd downgraded Twitter Inc (NYSE: TWTR) from 4.5 stars to 4 stars. The crowd rates Twitter a Buy with a price target of $25.02. Wall Street analysts price the stock's value at $15.59. See how crowdsourced ratings can help predict the market? read more

Needham's Laura Martin Offers A Few Reasons Roku Shouldn't Be Affected By Amazon's Apple TV, Chromecast Offering
over 1 year ago by Elizabeth Balboa @ Benzinga

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN)’s reintroduction of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ: GOOGL) video streaming devices prompted a sharp selloff in Roku Inc (NASDA read more

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General Electric: A Top Stock Pick For 2018?
over 1 year ago by SA Most Popular

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UBS: Life Storage Has Disconnect Between Growth, Valuation
over 1 year ago by Shanthi Rexaline @ Benzinga

Too much optimism is priced into the shares of Life Storage Inc (NYSE: LSI), according to an analyst at UBS. Latest Ratings for LSI DateFirmActionFromTo Dec 2017CitigroupDowngradesBuyNeutral Dec 2017Evercore ISI GroupUpgradesUnderperformIn-Line Nov 2017Bank of AmericaUpgradesUnderperformNeutral View More Analyst Ratings for LSI<...

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What The Disney-Fox Deal Could Mean For Roku
over 1 year ago by Craig Jones @ Benzinga

Roku Inc (NASDAQ: ROKU) reported better-than-expected earnings Nov. 8 and has moved sharply higher since then. The Analyst Needham's Laura Martin reiterated a Buy on Roku with a $50 price target.  Latest Ratings for ROKU DateFirmActionFromTo Nov 2017NeedhamReiteratesBuyBuy Nov 2017OppenheimerDowngradesPerformUnderperform Nov 2017Morgan StanleyMaintainsEqual-Weight </ta...

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Jon Najarian Sees Unusual Options Activity In Discovery Communications And American Airlines
over 1 year ago by Craig Jones @ Benzinga

On CNBC's "Fast Money Halftime Report", Jon Najarian spoke about unusually high options activity in Discovery Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: DISCA) and American Airlines Group Inc (NASD read more

Top Solar Analyst Explains Canadian Solar Downgrade
over 1 year ago by Elizabeth Balboa @ Benzinga

Axiom analyst Gordon Johnson downgraded Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: CSIQ) to Hold Friday after the firm’s CEO reported a take-private offer of $18.47 per share. Latest Ratings for CSIQ DateFirmActionFromTo Dec 2017Axiom CapitalDowngradesBuyHold Nov 2017Roth CapitalUpgradesNeutralBuy Aug 2017BarclaysDowngradesEqual-Weight<...

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The Sell-Side Reaction To Oracle's Earnings Beat, Cloud Weakness
over 1 year ago by Jayson Derrick @ Benzinga

Shares of Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL) were trading lower by around 5 percent Friday after the company's fiscal second quarter report showed an earnings beat — but its cloud infrastructure and platform revenue fell short of expectations. Latest Ratings for ORCL DateFirmActionFromTo Dec 2017RBC CapitalDowngradesOutperformSector Perform Nov 2017UBSAssumesBuyNeutral Oct 2017PiperJaffrayInitiates Coverage OnOverweight</...

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3 Factors That Can Help Determine If A Stock Will Outperform Or Underperform
over 1 year ago by Spencer Israel @ Benzinga

Even in a bull market as relentless as the one we're currently in, it can still be hard to predict markets and time trades. For example, who could have predicted Amazon.com Inc (NASDAQ: AMZN) would buy Whole Foods? Or that bitcoin would become the highest flyer of the year? read more

'Highly Speculative': Regulators Worldwide Sound Alarm On Bitcoin
over 1 year ago by Wayne Duggan @ Benzinga ETFs

It seems everyone on Wall Street has an opinion about bitcoin and related investments such as the Bitcoin Investment Trust (OTC: GBTC). In December, that conversation has shifted from investors and money managers to regulators and lawmakers, who are now weighing in the cryptocurrency. Here’s a look at some of what they've had to say.  Joseph Borg, president of the North American Securities Administrators Association: “This is not something a guy who's making $100,000 a year, who's got a mortgage and two kids in college ought to be invested in,” Borg said on CNBC. “You're on this mania curve.” Andrew Bailey, chief ex...