How HP and HPE Are Knocking It Out of the Park With Q1 Earnings

HP Inc. (NYSE: HPQ) and Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co. (NYSE: HPE) reported their most recent quarterly results after the markets closed on Thursday. Each report was fairly positive, and these ...
Read Full Story »

8 Stocks Getting Multiple Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades After Earnings and News

After looking through the flow of daily analyst upgrades and downgrades, it turns out that during earnings season there are almost always a few companies scoring multiple analyst upgrades and ...
Read Full Story »

Macquarie Infrastructure, Apache Corp. Slide into Thursday’s 52-Week Low Club

February 22, 2018: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 88 equities making new 52-week lows in Thursday's session. On the NYSE advancers led decliners by about 8 ...
Read Full Story »

United Technologies, Caterpillar Prop Up DJIA Thursday

February 22, 2018: Markets opened higher Thursday following strong data on jobless claims and good news from the leading economic indicators. Wednesday's session looked like a winner, too, until the ...
Read Full Story »

Should Gilead Just Have Tried to Acquire Sangamo Rather Than a Collaboration Pact?

When it comes to mid-cap and small-cap biotech stocks, there are two ways shareholders get rewarded ahead of or after big drug development news. One is that the company grows ...
Read Full Story »

The Best and Worst Car Brands According to Consumer Reports

There are well over 50 automakers worldwide building cars and light vehicles. Some, like Rolls-Royce, build very few and others, like China's Geely, build vast numbers. Many automakers own several ...
Read Full Story »

If You Invested $1000 in Bank of America at the Market Bottom, It Would Now Be Worth $11,000

Now that volatility is back, timing the markets can be more difficult than ever. Over the past nine years, this was less of a problem because of the raging bull ...
Read Full Story »

World’s Most and Least Expensive Cities to Buy Marijuana

There are relatively few countries around the world where marijuana cultivation and use is either legal or de-criminalized or widely tolerated regardless of what the law might be. Only in ...
Read Full Story »

If You Invested $1000 in Ford at the Market Bottom It Would Now Be Worth $8100

One of the most difficult aspects of trading is timing the market. Odds are if you have been in the market over the past nine years, most likely you made ...
Read Full Story »

Crude Oil Price Jumps on Bullish Inventory Report

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly petroleum status report Thursday morning, showing that U.S. commercial crude inventories decreased by 1.6 million barrels last week, maintaining a total ...
Read Full Story »

What to Look For in HP and HPE Earnings After the Close

HP Inc. (NYSE: HPQ) and Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co. (NYSE: HPE) are both scheduled to release their fiscal first-quarter financial results after the markets close on Thursday. The old Hewlett-Packard split ...
Read Full Story »

Leading Economic Indicators Report Keeps Rising

Thursday's economic releases included the Conference Board's report on the Leading Economic Index (LEI), or the leading indicators. When investors and economists hear the term "leading," they might be inclined ...
Read Full Story »

Natural Gas Price Ticks Up Following Inventory Report

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported Thursday morning that U.S. natural gas stocks decreased by 124 billion cubic feet for the week ending February 16. Analysts were expecting a ...
Read Full Story »

Smartphone Sales Post First-Ever Year-Over-Year Decline

Analysts at Gartner have been tracking the global smartphone industry since 2004. Thursday morning the firm reported that global smartphone sales to end users declined by 5.6% year over year ...
Read Full Story »

Meet Gilead and Sangamo’s Next Big Cancer Collaboration

Sangamo Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: SGMO) shares saw a solid gain early Thursday after the company announced that it had entered into a worldwide partnership with a subsidiary of Gilead Sciences ...
Read Full Story »