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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 Stocks 

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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Problems Persist With Walgreens Potential Go-Private Transaction

When reports of a go-private transaction are announced by media outlets, it usually sends shares of the underlying company higher. That has definitely been the case when it comes to ...
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737 Max Deliveries May Restart This Year: Boeing

In an announcement Monday morning, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) said that the company could begin delivering its backlog of 737 Max passenger jets and that the plane may be certified ...
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Can the Gold Market Stand Up Against Large Sellers?

Gold has enjoyed a wild ride so far in 2019, closing out 2018 at just under $1,300 per ounce and reaching a high of just over $1,550 per ounce at ...
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Why Investors Are Pumping the Brakes on NextCure’s Cancer Treatment

NextCure Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTC) updated clinical results from its early-stage cancer study at the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer (SITC) annual meeting. As a result, NextCure shares were crushed on ...
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Pitfalls Hiding in the Saudi Aramco IPO Prospectus

The long-awaited and often-delayed initial public offering (IPO) of Saudi Arabian Oil Company (aka, Saudi Aramco) is about to begin accepting bids for shares in what is by acclamation the ...
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Is This FDA Update the Death of Lipocine?

Lipocine Inc. (NASDAQ: LPCN) shares absolutely plummeted on Monday after the firm announced that it received a Complete Response Letter (CRL) from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding ...
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SunPower Poised to Split Into 2 Companies

SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR) shares shot up on Monday after the company announced that it plans to separate into two independent, complementary, strategically aligned and publicly traded companies: SunPower and ...
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Why This Early-Stage Autoimmune and Chronic Inflamatory Trial May Be a Big Hit

Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ: NKTR) shares made a handy gain on Monday after the firm announced updated results from its first-in-human Phase 1a study of NKTR-358 for the treatment of autoimmune ...
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The Most Decorated Soldier in American History

As we look back on American military heroes for Veteran's Day, the list includes generals, West Point graduates and famous politicians. The most decorated veteran of all time, however, is ...
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Stifel Has 5 Energy Stocks Trading Under $10 With Gigantic Upside Potential

While most of Wall Street focuses on large and mega cap stocks, as they provide a degree of safety and liquidity, many investors are limited in the number of shares ...
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