TD Ameritrade (NYSE:AMTD)

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Arconic, Beyond Meat, Blackstone, Bloom Energy, Datadog, Delta, Netflix, Ping, Xilinx and More

Stocks were originally indicated higher after trade talks resulted in some trade truce, but a report that China wants more talks before signing its phase one deal took the gains ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: American Water Works, Apple, Arconic, AT&T, Carnival, RingCentral, SmileDirect, Uber and More

Stocks were indicated to open lower on Monday after last week's recovery on Thursday and Friday after seeing a 1,000-point move lower in three trading sessions. The bull market is ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alibaba, Annaly, Bed Bath & Beyond, Clorox, CrowdStrike, FireEye, GoPro, Lyft, Square, Tesla, Uber and More

Stocks have sold off handily this week, with an 800-point drop in the Dow Jones industrial average in just two trading sessions. The markets were trying to open in positive ...
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Online and Discount Trading Firms See More Carnage From Zero-Commission Efforts

The world of trading stocks, bonds, mutual funds and exchange-traded funds has been an ever-changing landscape. Charles Schwab Corp. (NYSE: SCHW) came public in the 1980s and its model as ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AIG, Apple, Charles Schwab, Ciena, E*Trade, GoPro, Spotify, Stitch Fix, TD Ameritrade and More

Stocks tried to open higher on the first day of the fourth quarter, but Tuesday's trading took the three major U.S. equity indexes down 1.1% to 1.3%. Wednesday's indications were ...
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Charles Schwab Takes Wrecking Ball to Online Brokers: Free Commissions and No Minimums

Widely discussed over the past two decades is that the business of brokerage commissions was on a long-term race to zero. While some commission-free offerings and other almost-free offerings have ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Activision Blizzard, ANGI, Azul, Baidu, CommScope, E*Trade, Kraft Heinz, Symantec, Uber and More

Stocks have been volatile all week, but much of the losses from earlier in the week have been recovered. Stocks were indicated to open lower on Friday ahead of the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Allstate, Bed Bath & Beyond, Best Buy, Blue Apron, Costco, Home Depot, Microsoft, Take-Two, Target, Walmart and More

Stocks were indicated to open higher on Thursday with optimism after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell was more dovish on his stance on interest rate cuts. The S&P 500, Dow ...
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Bank of New York Mellon Signals Dark Yield Curve Clouds in Trust and Custodial Companies

It's unusual to see shares of Bank of New York Mellon Corp. (NYSE: BK) have a huge post-earnings reaction. After all, the 235-year-old bank is the top custodial player with ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: American Air, BlackBerry, Mallinkrodt, PG&E, RingCentral, Southwest Airlines, Yeti and More

  Stocks were indicated to open lower on Monday after weekend news that sounds like a China trade deal is not on the way very soon. Investors have been ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alphabet, Amarin, Apple, AutoNation, BlackRock, E*Trade, Etsy, Kellogg, PG&E and More

Stocks were indicated to open marginally higher on Wednesday, but this is a day after the gap-up open failed to hold by the end of Tuesday and after a 602 ...
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With Midterms Over, Deutsche Bank Loves 3 Top Financial Stocks

Regardless of which party or candidates you voted for, if you are like many Americans, you are just glad the whole thing is over. The constant bombardment of rhetoric and ...
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Deutsche Bank Likes Exchanges and Online Brokers Into Upcoming Earnings

A continuing run of a bull market helps lots of companies that are in the business of trading stocks, bonds, derivatives and exchange traded funds. With a solid quarter in ...
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Will Zero-Fee ETFs and Mutual Funds Destroy the Profitability of Investment Managers?

When investors place money with mutual fund managers or invest in exchange traded funds and equities, they automatically assume that they will have to pay fees. These may be one-time ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Biogen, Broadcom, Caterpillar, Cree, GrubHub, Intel, 3M, MetLife, Verizon and More

Stocks sold off handily on Tuesday as the 3% mark on the 10-year Treasury yield was challenged, but stocks were trying to stage a small rally on Wednesday morning. Some ...
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