SunTrust Robinson Humphrey's lead software analyst sees a new software adoption cycle spurred on by the new era of innovative sales technologies. These four stocks could provide growth investors with...
In what could be described as a near-perfect selling scenario, insiders at some of the highest profile companies on Wall Street took advantage of last week's breakout highs.
Q2 Holdings held its initial public offering Thursday morning, selling 7.76 million shares at $13 a share, the high end of its estimated range. Based on early trading, the stock appears to be holding...
For its initial public offering Wednesday morning, Paylocity priced 7.05 million shares at $17, above the expected range of $14 to $16. Shares of the cloud-based software company traded as high as...
Source: ThinkstockOf five initial public offerings (IPOs) scheduled for next week, only two are pharmaceutical companies. That’s not the pattern we’ve been seeing so far in 2014, where drug...
Source: Jon OggInvestors and traders generally stay on the lookout for new ideas that will generate positive returns or income for their portfolio. 24/7 Wall St. looks over numerous research calls to...
Source: Jon OggThese are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen in Wall St. research calls this Thursday.Alpha Natural Resources (NYSE: ANR) cut to Hold at Brean Murray...
If you have seen one trend that has lasted in 2011 it is that companies are hiking their dividend payouts for their shareholders.  Many classic investment models are based almost entirely around...
It is time for our daily review of the alternative energy sector. The pollsters at Gallup asked US citizens in the last week of March if they thought US nuclear power plants were or were not safe. A...
It felt like the pace of dividend hikes was slowing down.  Wrong.  There were at least six big hikes today that came from the likes of ACE Limited (NYSE: ACE), Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX), Dr....
Investors love dividends, and big stable utility stocks often have some of the highest dividends of any class of stocks.  There has just been one problem… Dividends or not, utilities are sucking...
If anyone in the solar space could use an order for Christmas, it is MEMC Electronic Materials Inc. (NYSE: WFR).  The company’s SunEdison solar services unit, just received an order from Xcel...
Oppenheimer is making a new call in the utility sector.  It looks a bit mixed between positive and somewhat cautious calls this morning, but it is important to note that many of these utilities are...
Appliance Recycling Centers of America Inc. (NASDAQ: ARCI) is far from a household name.  Xcel Energy, Inc. (NYSE: XEL) is known, literally, if you live in parts of Colorado, Michigan, Minnesota,...
Three large electric utilities reported earnings this morning, and the results are could be better, but they could also be worse.  Dominion Resources, Inc. (NYSE:D) and NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG)...