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5 Stocks Just Added to Credit Suisse Top Picks List

With the first quarter starting to wind down, many firms on Wall Street are doing some fine tuning to the list of stocks that rank highest with their analysts. In ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BP, Exxon, Exelon, Home Depot, Sirius XM, McDonald’s, Disney and More

Stocks were indicated higher after a couple days of selling. The one trend that remains in place is that investors buy stocks whenever there is a pullback. 24/7 Wall St. ...
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Weekly Jobless Claims Continue to Soar

The U.S. Labor Department has released, yet again, another somewhat disappointing reading for weekly jobless claims. Initial claims rose by a sharp 7,000 to a seasonally adjusted reading of 320,000. ...
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5 Merrill Lynch SMID-Cap Alpha Stocks to Buy Now

For years the Russell 2000 has underperformed the S&P 500 as investors sought the largest and most liquid stocks to own as the 2008 collapse still resonated firmly in their ...
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Could Ciena Outlook Temper Enthusiasm for Earnings Beat?

Ciena Corp. (NYSE: CIEN) reported first-quarter fiscal 2015 results before markets opened Thursday. The network equipment maker reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.12 and $529.2 million in ...
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Could Costco Earnings Signal a Rise in Membership Fees?

Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) reported second-quarter fiscal 2015 results before markets opened Thursday. The big-box club store posted quarterly diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.35 on revenue of ...
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Toyota Prius Continues to Lead Hybrid Car Sales

Americans bought 27,038 hybrid cars in February, barely better than the total sales of Ford Motor Co.'s (NYSE: F) Fusion. Of those sales, 64% were from Toyota Motor Corp. (NYSE: ...
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Big Companies Still Cannot Find Success on Twitter

No single company has enough followers on Twitter Inc. (NASDAQ: TWTR) to crack the list of the top 50 most followed. Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) leads the list at number ...
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Are Vivint Earnings Enough Going Forward?

Vivint Solar, Inc. (NYSE: VSLR) reported a fourth-quarter net loss of $0.36 per share Wednesday after the markets closed. The solar installer also reported $6.86 million in revenue compared to Thomson Reuters consensus ...
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What Drove SanDisk Higher

SanDisk Corp. (NASDAQ: SNDK) recently unveiled the newest addition to its flash-storage offerings, InfiniFlash. The new storage system delivers massive capacity, extreme performance, and superior reliability to big data and hyperscale ...
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Pacific Ethanol Torches Estimates on Higher Volume

Pacific Ethanol Inc. (NASDAQ: PEIX) reported fiscal fourth quarter and full-year 2014 earnings after markets closed on Wednesday afternoon. For the quarter, the ethanol fuel maker posted adjusted diluted earnings ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Wednesday

March 4, 2015: Here are four stocks among the 88equities making new 52-week lows today. Chesapeake Energy Corp. (NYSE: CHK) dropped about 5.4% on Wednesday to establish a new 52-week ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on Markets Wednesday

March 4, 2015: Markets opened lower on Wednesday following a somewhat disappointing ADP employment report for February even though January’s estimate was revised sharply up. Crude oil inventories grew by ...
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What to Expect From Costco Earnings

Thursday before the markets open, Costco Wholesale Corp. (NASDAQ: COST) will report its fiscal second-quarter earnings. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $1.18 in earnings per share (EPS) and $27.7 ...
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What to Expect From Kroger Earnings

The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) is set to report fiscal fourth-quarter financials Thursday before the markets open. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $0.90 in earnings per share (EPS) and ...
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