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Is the Endgame on For Altaba, Alibaba?

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 17:07:57 EST

Altaba stock buybacks come as management likely mulls tax-friendly deals to monetize its Alibaba and Yahoo Japan holdings.



Why Square, Stock Soaring, Is Still Worried About This Small Detail

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 15:47:08 EST

The company’s latest hardware cuts a few seconds off of credit-card checkout times. “We have a mild obsession with it,” a company executive says.



Never Mind Black Friday; There's Now an Entire Month of Deals

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 16:18:36 EST

Black November is now probably a better way to describe the early holiday shopping mania.



Big Kroger Investor Slashes Stock Holdings

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 16:40:18 EST

Capital Research was once the grocer’s top holder. Now it may have exited Kroger altogether.



Unicorns: What Are They Really Worth?

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 00:56:29 EST

There’s growing disagreement about the giant start-ups’ valuations. What that means for markets now.



Urban Outfitters: No Holiday Cheer Just Yet

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 19:51:10 EST

The company’s earnings for the latest quarter came in better than expected, but management remained cautious looking ahead to the holiday season.



AT&T Director Buys $3.5 Million in Stock

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 15:14:51 EST

Geoffrey Y. Yang, an AT&T director and Redpoint Ventures partner, has been acquiring stock since April.



Blue Apron: $3 and Still Not Cheap Enough?

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 17:12:58 EST

Blue Apron shares have lost 70% of their value since the company’s June IPO. The majority of analysts have Hold ratings on the shares.



Why It's Far Cheaper to Buy a Car than Lease

Mon, 01 May 2017 14:55:34 EDT

Plus 5 more things you need to know before you set foot on the auto dealer’s lot



Digital Ads, YouTube Will Lift Alphabet 20%

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 01:41:05 EST

Google plays catchup in cloud services, helped by artificial intelligence and machine learning.



Why GameStop Can Win Its Toughest War Game

Sat, 21 Jan 2017 01:38:01 EST

Facing weak videogame sales, the company diversifies by selling AT&T phones and Apple products.



Retail Stocks Rise From the Dead

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 15:18:05 EST

Just in time for the holidays, breakouts in the retail sector suggest many companies will survive the age of Amazon.



User's Manual for a Mixed-Up Market

Sat, 28 Jan 2017 02:44:24 EST

Scott Black, Jeffrey Gundlach, Meryl Witmer, and Mario Gabelli offer investment picks for the new year.



Strategist Predicts Asian Shares Will Double

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 23:19:04 EST

Bank of America Merrill Lynch strategist Ajay Kapur, who correctly called the current rally, says it should last.



IBM: Blue Chip at a Bargain Price

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 00:04:59 EST

The long-suffering computer giant’s shares are cheap as it shows signs of renewed life. Can it gain 30%?



What's Next for ETFs

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 00:49:25 EST

As this $3 trillion industry matures, how must it change? Our panel of experts offer their insights.



3 Top Picks in Asian EV Battery Makers

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 23:32:56 EST

Shares of Samsung SDI, LG Chem, and Panasonic have dipped recently, but the companies are growing fast, and the stocks should rebound.



Nelson Peltz Stays in the P&G Picture

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 01:31:40 EST

Having Nelson Peltz on the board of the consumer products giant is good for the stock, but risks remain.



Mine Shutdown Heats Up Uranium Prices

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 01:21:07 EST

Cameco will close mine and mill operations to cope with weak prices. Less supply could end seven-year slide in prices.



Square, Up 200%, Gains Yet Another Fan

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:21:08 EST

Despite the stock’s big rally this year, an analyst upgraded shares to Outperform on Thursday.



An Early Winter for Stocks?

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 22:57:27 EST

The corporate debt market could be signaling that a bear market is coming sooner than expected. Also, Tesla’s creative cash-burn ploy.



The Best Day to Buy Airline Tickets

Mon, 06 Mar 2017 15:53:33 EST




Foot Locker: Wall Street's Got a Foot in Its Mouth

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:14:03 EST

The sneaker retailer delivered quarterly results that weren’t as bad as analysts had been expecting. Shares soared 28%.



Qualcomm Exec Sold Stock as Broadcom Bid News Broke

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 15:27:34 EST

Qualcomm’s surging stock triggered $1.1 million in automated sales from an executive VP’s trading plan.



Seeking Safe Dividend Stocks in a Pricey Market

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 02:26:27 EST

Pamela Corrigan says her biggest challenge in a time of higher markets is to push back on clients who want more-aggressive trading.



Here's How Apple Shares Could Hit $200

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 19:06:23 EDT

One analyst says Apple is likely worth $175 within three years, but he also lays out a scenario for the stock hitting $200.



How Cisco Systems Can Truly Get Its Groove Back

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 23:38:44 EST

An upbeat outlook on revenue has encouraged investors, but the tech giant needs to find ways to be more competitive in its markets.



Bring It On: Ready for Any Market

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 23:01:57 EST

Michael Grant on the strategy of his Calamos Phineus Long/Short fund.



Yale's Endowment Learns Hard Diversification Lesson

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 23:28:43 EST

Over the past decade, the performance of university endowments has lagged behind the U.S. stock market.



The Holiday Outlook Brightens for Retail Chains

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 23:56:05 EST

Spending gains and digital moves could help raise the sector’s stock prices. Keep an eye on Wal-Mart, Target, Macy’s, Nordstrom, and Ross Stores.



Here's One Way to Get People to Try Mobile (and Contactless) Payments

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 17:18:01 EST

Consumers have been slow to adopt mobile payments in the U.S., and Visa thinks people will be more inclined to try contactless options if it helps them get onto the subway faster.



Bitcoin: The Apple-Microsoft of the 21st Century?

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 15:05:29 EST

A wild weekend that saw bitcoin trade in a 21% range might only be the opening salvo in a battle for the “hearts and minds” of cryptocurrency users.



What GE Holders Can Do Now

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 23:52:32 EST

With the dividend halved and the stock depressed, an options play offers some help.



Will Traditional Auto Makers Steal the Future From Tesla?

Sat, 11 Nov 2017 00:08:09 EST

Global auto makers are rapidly innovating and restructuring legacy operations.



The Market's Journey: Don't Stop Believing

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 01:15:13 EST

The S&P 500 has now gone 62 weeks without a drop of 2% or more, the longest such streak since 1965



Vestas Wind Systems Buffeted by Tax Reform

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 23:35:21 EST

Shares of the turbine maker, which is facing pricing pressures and the loss of a U.S. tax credit, could still rally.



The Risk in GE's Dividend Cut

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 00:55:48 EST

To deliver a more compelling yield, the industrial giant’s share price would need to fall roughly 10% to $16.



Buy Battered Baker Hughes

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 01:48:40 EST

The recent selloff might be a chance to pick up shares of Baker Hughes at a bargain.




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Is GE's Revival Plan Sufficient?

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 01:03:54 EST

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Gamers 1, Electronic Arts 0

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 13:17:24 EST

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Muni Outlook: Adjusting the sails for winds of change

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 10:00:48 EST

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Death Cross Danger: Bad Omen as Bank ETFs Break Down

Sat, 09 Sep 2017 01:23:05 EDT

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Target's Renovation Could Pay Off Nicely for Investors

Mon, 30 Oct 2017 12:21:04 EDT

Getty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesTarget’s Renovation Could Pay Off Nicely for InvestorsTarget has big plans to combat Amazon.com. If they succeed, as expected, the shares could return up to a total 30%.Target is renovating its business to take on Amazon.com and others. So far, so good.Target’s Renovation Could Pay Off Nicely for InvestorsThe retailer is remodeling stores, cutting costs, and ramping up its online business to combat Amazon.com. The shares could return up to 30%. [...]



Story Stocks at Merrill Edge; Fidelity Ups Security

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 22:55:14 EST

Getty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesGetty ImagesMerrill Edge Turns Stock Research Into StoriesMerrill Edge Turns Stock Research Into Stories; Fidelity Improves Security.Merrill Edge’s New Take on Story Stocks; Fidelity Ups SecurityStory Stocks at Merrill Edge; Fidelity Ups SecurityThe big broker is breaking research down into stories, while the asset manager improves security on aggregating services. [...]