NEW YORK • U.S. stocks took another small step backward on Wednesday after a plunge in the price of oil dragged down shares of energy producers. The losses overshadowed gains for technology companies and other areas of the market. …
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I am not criticizing experts who’ve called for the death of Pandora Media Inc (NYSE:P), but I m betting against them this morning. Much like the chatter that lingers around Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR), the lingering rumors of a buyout keep a …
The Florida index gained 7.2 percent, beating the S&P 500 by 4.63 percent and the S&P 1500 by 4.74 percent. For the year-to-date, the Florida stocks are up 18.33 percent, compared to 8.24 percent for the S&P 500 and 7.81 percent for …
Pandora Media (NYSE: P) stock climbed as much as 15% today to a high of $37.95, after analysts at Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE: GS) estimated that the stock could nearly double in the next year. Goldman Sachs analyst Heath …
Companies with poor earnings revisions tended to have more volatile returns, as market participants reacted negatively to companies with downward revision in estimates, said a study by S&P Dow Jones. A study by Utkarsh Agrawal, …
Investors in U.S. stocks do not seem bothered by the government shutdown. The S&P 500 rose 0.28 percent Monday morning, the first trading day since the government shutdown. That Nasdaq Composite Index rose by half of a …
Welcome to our stock-market live blog, covering the latest news and commentary on the market at a break-neck pace. The Dow has broken through 16,000 and wavered around that key line ever since. Go to Market Snapshot for a summary of …
... into a charitable trust), Cramer’s portfolio has underperformed the S&P 500 total return index and a basket of S&P 500 stocks that does not reinvest dividends (both on an overall returns basis and in Sharpe ratio). These findings contrast …
1. Record calm on Wall Street: The most incredible part of the post-election stock market rally is how peaceful it’s been. While the Trump era has brought enormous turbulence to Washington, that volatility has been missing on Wall Street. …