Cisco, Coca-Cola Hold DJIA Up on Thursday

February 16, 2017: Markets opened higher again Thursday but was unable to keep the ball rolling toward ever higher heights. The likeliest explanation is that some traders are booking profits, ...
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Caterpillar, Cisco Systems Lift DJIA on Monday

February 13, 2017: Markets opened higher again Monday mostly on bets that President Trump's tax cuts will materialize as promised and usher in a new period of growth for the ...
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Short Sellers Can’t Make Up Their Minds on Major Semiconductors

Semiconductor trends are considered to be leading indicators of technology and broader electronics demand. In a broader sense, semiconductor and tech stocks are considered to be leading indicators for the ...
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JPMorgan Stays Bullish on 5 Red-Hot Semiconductor Stocks

Despite performance that has been absolutely off the charts over the past almost two years, one area of technology that continues to flourish is the semiconductor space, and with good ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Ford, Intel, NVIDIA, Starbucks, Teva, Twitter, Wal-Mart and Many More

Stocks were indicated marginally higher on Friday morning on what seems to be a very light news day. The Dow is still above 20,000 and the S&P 500 has gone ...
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The 6 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks

In the final weeks of January, the Dow Jones Industrial Average hit the 20,000 milestone for the first time, and Donald Trump was sworn in at the 45 president of ...
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Top Analysts Say Buy These 10 Tech Stocks for Huge Cloud Theme Exposure

Needless to say, the fact that the cloud is a massive technology theme would be the biggest understatement of the past 50 years. Cloud computing, storage, data retrieval and countless ...
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2 Short Seller Favorites Retreating From Recent Highs

The Dow Jones Industrial Average appears to be struggling to find any traction above the 20,000 milestone. Short sellers, though, may be keeping an eye on two of their favorite stocks ...
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Verizon, Home Depot Lead Dow Lower Monday

February 6, 2017: Markets opened lower Monday and bumped along near the break-even line on two of the major indexes until around noon when both edged lower. No major earnings reports ...
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Trump Immigration Ban Now Opposed by 97 Companies

When the attorney general of the state of Washington filed suit against President Donald Trump's executive order restricting travel on legal U.S. immigrants and others, three Washington-based companies quickly signed ...
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Goldman Sachs, Intel Lead DJIA Down Tuesday

January 31, 2017: Markets opened lower again Tuesday, even following a late-Monday surge that pared what was beginning to look like a nasty loss. Consumer confidence, particularly looking ahead, was weaker ...
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Merrill Lynch Has 4 Old-School Tech Stocks to Buy That Blew Away Q4 Earnings

The entire investing world seems focused on the new era technology companies that have footprints in social media, online purchasing, virtual reality, industrial and automotive applications and more. While those ...
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Why Analysts Favor Intel Over Qualcomm

Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC) and Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM) have been competing in the tech sector for a long time. Each just reported their most recent earnings, and there was ...
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Why Analysts Are Chasing Intel Higher

Since Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC) reported its fourth-quarter financial results on Thursday, the reaction so far has been fairly positive. The results handily beat estimates on both the top and bottom ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alphabet, Caterpillar, Ford, Intel, Microsoft, Weatherford, Wynn and Many More

Stocks have broken above that elusive Dow Jones Industrial Average 20,000, and the S&P 500 Index even hit 2,300. Stocks were looking for direction on Friday after a weaker than ...
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