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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks

September started off with back-to-back major hurricanes slamming into the United States, but the markets continued to trade at all-time highs throughout the month. A look at the most shorted ...
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Has Amazon Lost the Luxury Goods Market?

The market for luxury goods depends, indeed thrives, on exclusivity, the key to keeping prices high. That may be the primary reason that luxury goods makers protect their brand so ...
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Stifel Has 6 Mega Cap Tech Stocks to Buy for Rest of 2017

The fourth quarter is underway, and barring a major late year surprise, the market is poised for yet another solid year of gains. Many of the gains have been driven ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks

September can be a volatile time for the markets, and judging by most shorted stocks traded on the New York Stock Exchange, expectations among short sellers were on the rise ...
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Retail Store Closures Up Nearly 200% in 2017

In 2016, major U.S. retailers announced the closure of 2,139 stores and the opening of 2,159 new stores. Through this week, retailers have announced the closure of 6,098 stores and ...
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Perhaps Markets and Investors Should Be Cheering S&P Downgrade of China

When investors hear that one of the world's top credit ratings agencies has issued a sovereign downgrade of one of the world's biggest nations, it tends to bring more than ...
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Best Enters the Market With a Bang

Best Inc. (NYSE: BSTI) entered the market with a bang on Wednesday. This Chinese logistics firm is backed by Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) and is the largest IPO ...
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Alibaba Executives Announce Plan to Sell Up to 21.5 Million Shares

In a filing Wednesday with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) founder and Executive Chairman Jack Ma and Vice Chairman Joseph Tsai announced ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks

Shorts sellers appeared to pick a favorite from the most shorted stocks traded on the New York Stock Exchange between the August 15 and August 31 settlement dates. While overall ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks

Late summer and early fall can make some investors nervous, and it can make for some interesting moves by short sellers. But judging by the moves in the six most ...
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Red-Hot Technology Companies Added to Stifel’s Select List Portfolio

With the earnings for the second quarter now almost completely over, the top firms we cover on Wall Street are getting a look at how things are shaping up for ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alibaba, Best Buy, Deere, Jinko Solar, Motorola, Mylan, Redfin, VMware and More

Stocks were indicated to open higher on Tuesday at a time when some volatility has started to return to the major stock indexes. The stock market is still very close ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alibaba, Blue Apron, Gap, Harmony Gold, Myriad Genetics, Noble, Walmart and More

Stocks were indicated to open marginally higher on Friday after Thursday's big-sell-off. Even with the turmoil in Washington, D.C., the markets are still very close to all-time highs. The one ...
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Alibaba Sees Huge Growth From the Cloud

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) released its fiscal first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday. The Chinese e-commerce giant said that it had $1.17 in earnings per ...
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Walmart, Cisco, Alibaba and More Earnings to Watch For This Week

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of a few major companies scheduled to report their quarterly results this coming week. The broad markets have pulled back from their ...
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