Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Boeing, Capital One, CenturyLink, Morgan Stanley, NRG Energy, Vertex and Many More

Stocks were indicated marginally higher on Wednesday, after Tuesday finally broke a multiyear record for down days in the markets. The Dow  Jones Industrial Average is still down less than ...
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SEC Halts Chicago Firm’s Fraud Targeting Seniors

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) recently announced an emergency asset freeze and temporary restraining order against a Chicago-based investment adviser and his financial management company. The firm is ...
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4 Top Land Drillers to Buy as Rig Count Continues to Soar

While the pressure has remained on West Texas Intermediate oil pricing with price of a barrel still below the psychological $50 level, there are indications that lags in data, combined ...
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US Air Force Names Overseer for Boeing’s Air Force One Program

The U.S. Air Force has apparently gotten the message that President Donald Trump sent earlier this year to Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA): the costs to build a fleet of two ...
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Mortgage Loan Rates Dropped Last Week, but Moving Higher Now

The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its weekly report on mortgage applications Wednesday morning, noting a decrease of 0.8% in the group's seasonally adjusted composite index for the week ending ...
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Mercedes Seized 1.6 Million Counterfeit Parts Last Year

The market in counterfeit auto parts has to be in the tens of millions. Mercedes parent Daimler said it alone has seized 1.6 million fake parts for its automobiles last ...
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Most (and Least) Tax-Friendly States for Business

States compete to attract new businesses, which can generate jobs and contribute to economic growth. While every state levies some form of taxes on businesses, some states are more tax-friendly ...
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Tuesday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P500

March 28, 2017: The S&P 500 closed higher on the day, up 0.73% and 16.99 points to 2,358.58. Separately the DJIA closed up 0.73% on the day at 20,701.78, up ...
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GGP, CenturyLink Drop into Tuesday’s 52-Week Low Club

March 28, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 44 equities making new 52-week lows in Tuesday's session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by nearly ...
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Apple, JPMorgan Dominate DJIA Tuesday

March 28, 2017: Markets opened slightly higher Tuesday but took a turn for the better almost at once. Surging consumer confidence did the heavy lifting. Only the utilities sector was ...
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The Path for Apple Shares to Rocket to $200

A new street-high analyst call has been laid for Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL). Sort of. Steven Milunovich of UBS has opined that Apple shares could hit $200 per share over ...
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How Facebook Is Getting Even More Political

Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) has always been a platform about sharing ideas and beliefs with friends, but now it is taking a more political stance. In a recent manifesto by ...
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Morgan Stanley Cuts Price Targets on Natural Gas-Related Firms

In a research note published Tuesday morning, analysts at Morgan Stanley had a lot to say about the energy industry, particularly the natural gas industry, and very little of it ...
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Why Catalyst Bio Nearly Tripled

Catalyst Biosciences Inc. (NASDAQ: CBIO) saw its shares practically triple in Tuesday’s session after the company announced a critical regulatory approval. The company reported that the Korean Ministry of Food ...
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Top-Performing S&P 500 Stocks Already Showing Gains of 30% to 50% in 2017

With eight days of selling in the broader stock market, a feat not recorded since 2011, many investors may be worried that the Trump-bump post-election rally might be over. Time will ...
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