Is This DMD Study Sunk After FDA Update?

Solid Biosciences Inc. (NASDAQ: SLDB) shares were absolutely crushed on Tuesday after the firm announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has placed its Ignite DMD Phase 1/2 ...
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Merrill Lynch Identifies Deepwater Offshore Oil Winners for 2020 and 2021

Oil and gas has been a rough and difficult space for investors. Even though the industry likely has a long future, the investing community hasn't exactly been a big endorser ...
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Are Kemet Shareholders Getting Enough in the Buyout?

Kemet Corp. (NYSE: KEM) shares shot up on Tuesday after the firm announced that it would be acquired by the Taiwanese firm Yageo. Although this offering values Kemet near multiyear ...
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Why Milk Producer Dean Foods Filed for Bankruptcy

Dallas-based Dean Foods Co. (NYSE: DF) announced Tuesday morning that it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection as it prepares for a sale to Dairy Farmers of America (DFA), ...
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Is Advance Auto Parts Growing Fast Enough?

Advance Auto Parts Inc. (NYSE: AAP) reported its third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday. The specialty retailer said that it had $2.10 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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Major Biotechs See Rising Tide in Short Interest

The short interest data are out for the most recent settlement date, October 31. Generally speaking, companies within the biotech industry are considered a riskier group of stocks, with big ...
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Home Foreclosures Remain at 2-Decade Low

The share of home mortgage loan payments that are 30 days or more past due fell to 3.7% in August, remaining at its lowest level in more than 20 years. ...
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Are Semiconductor Short Sellers Signaling the Rally Is Over?

Semiconductor trends are considered to be leading indicators of technology and broader electronics demand. In a wider sense, semiconductor and tech stocks are seen as leading indicators for the markets ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Albermarle, Amgen, Applied Materials, Biogen, CRISPR, CrowdStrike, CSX, Kroger, Slack, Teva, Xerox and More

Stocks were mixed in the premarket on Tuesday and the day was just looking for direction after last week's all-time highs. Investors still have a lot of pressing issues and ...
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Short Sellers Add to Stake in Alt Energy Stocks, Drop Solar

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on October 31. Of the companies we watch, short interest decreased on ...
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Big Pharma Scares Off Short Sellers

Pharmaceutical companies usually are involved in a lengthy process of getting their drug candidates to market through clinical trials. There is a fair amount of risk involved, should a study ...
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Short Sellers Get Even Higher on Cannabis Stocks

Cannabis stocks had a huge showing on Wall Street last year. In fact, most of the news flow surrounding these stocks had investors pouring money into them. Some of the ...
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As Binge Watchers Fall Asleep, Disney Streams, Walmart Quits

Two of America's largest companies have moved in opposite directions in the streaming wars, just as the market becomes more crowded. As Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) launches Disney+, Walmart ...
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Short Sellers See Opportunity in Energy StocksĀ 

Crude oil traded around $57.09 a barrel early Tuesday, basically flat for the past week and still well below a high of $62.90 posted on September 16, the first trading ...
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October Small Business Optimism Improves as Holiday Season Approaches

The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Tuesday morning reported that its small business optimism index rose from 101.8 in September to 102.4 in October. In August 2018, the NFIB ...
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