NYSE Companies With Largest Short Interest

For the period that ended on November 13, the five NYSE companies with the largest short positions were General Electric (NYSE: GE), Chesapeake Energy (NYSE: CHK), Vale S A (NYSE: VALE), Sprint ...
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3 Dividend Stocks to Buy When the Dollar Rally Continues on Fed Rate Increase

The inevitable finally seems to be right around the corner. Barring some huge geopolitical storm in the next three weeks, the Federal Reserve is expected to raise interest rates for ...
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Top Q3 Equity Purchases and Sales of Top 50 Hedge Funds

It's no big secret that hedge funds had a rocky third quarter. However that did not stop them from adding certain equities to their holdings in hopes of boosting their returns. ...
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4 Large Cap, Blue Chip Stocks That Pay a 5% Dividend or More

Despite all the hand-wringing over the beginning of the Federal Reserve interest rate increases, the fact of the matter is they will start small, stay small and happen at a ...
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6 Big Dividend Hikes Expected Before Year-End

With dividends accounting for one-third to half of total returns through time, investors love solid dividends. High dividends today are great, but companies that have demonstrated often that they have ...
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Cable Guys Added 800,000 Broadband Subscribers in Q3

The top 17 cable and telephone providers, representing some 94% of the U.S. market, added a net new 644,291 subscribers in the third quarter of 2015. The cable companies, led ...
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How to Interpret Warren Buffett’s New AT&T and Kraft Heinz Stakes: The Big Picture

If there is one investor who is the best known of the past few decades, it would have to be Warren Buffett. This is why his Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: ...
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Merrill Lynch Has 4 Safe High-Dividend Stocks to Buy for Retirement and Income

Even though the Federal Reserve most likely raises the federal funds rate in December, the increase probably will be a whopping 25 basis points or one-quarter of 1%. In fact, ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks: GE Shoots Up the Ranks

Among the most shorted stocks trading on the New York Stock Exchange, General Electric, and to a lesser extent Petrobras, drew the most attention from short sellers between the October ...
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Can T-Mobile Afford Free Video Streaming?

T-Mobile US Inc. (NYSE: TMUS) has launched a new program that allows customer to stream video free without effect on the cost of their data planes. The number three carrier ...
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Top Technology Stock Removed From Jefferies Franchise Picks List

With just over six weeks remaining in a year that, for the most part, has been pretty forgettable, Wall Street firms that we cover at 24/7 Wall St. are all ...
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UBS Has 4 Safe Blue Chip Dividends to Buy, Even If the Market Has Topped

March of next year will mark the seventh anniversary of the beginning of one of the longest bull market runs in history that came out of the Great Recession lows ...
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What to Look for in Sprint Earnings

Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S) is set to report its third-quarter financial results before the markets open on Tuesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for a net loss of ...
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Sprint to Cut $2.5 Billion, Surrendering in Wireless Wars

Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S), according to a number of media sources, will cut annual expenses by $2.5 billion a year. Presumably the brunt of the restructuring will be layoffs. In ...
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Apple’s Market Cap Soars Toward $700 Billion

If Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) share price rises another 4%, the company's market cap will jump above $700 billion, an extraordinary level given that the number two public company, Exxon ...
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