Editor’s Note: New Warning - Stocks on Verge of Major Collapse The chairman of Soros Fund Management lifted his position to 11.3 million put options on the S&P 500 ETF (SPY), boosting the short position from 2.96 percent to 16.65 …
Investors aren’t buying oil E&P stocks. The iShares U.S. Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF (IEO) fell to the bottom of the exchange-traded fund universe as oil and gas producers’ were among the day’s worst-hit sectors. The fund fell …
Tech stocks have finally clawed their way back to the glorious heights of the dot-com boom. At close of trading yesterday, the S&P 500 Information Technology sector had reached 992.29, bettering the 988.49 record set in March 2000. The …
The Nasdaq and the S&P 500 opened at record highs on Wednesday, powered by technology and healthcare stocks, while the Dow was weighed down by a fall in IBM's shares. IBM fell 3.9 percent after the company's quarterly revenue came …
We frequently run across assertions that the US stock market is allegedly “cheap”, because the trailing P/E of the S&P 500 Index has not yet reached the dizzy heights of 1929 or 2000 (of course, quite often the “forward P/E” is cited rather …
Traders are assessing a weaker-than-expected figure for U.S. first-quarter economic activity, and offsetting better-than-expected data on weekly jobless claims. Why isn’t there much worry about the GDP drop — economic contraction? …
The Nasdaq and the S&P were trading at record levels in early afternoon on Wednesday, powered by technology stocks, while gains on the Dow were capped by a sharp drop in shares of IBM. IBM (ibm) fell 4.7 percent to a one-year low after …
The 3D printed Liberator pistol may be gone, but it is not forgotten. Even with the Department of State bringing down the banhammer on Defense Distributed’s distribution of the plans online, there can be no stopping the continued …
What have hedge funds been doing with Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P (NASDAQ:CLMT)? Heading into Q4, a total of 8 of the hedge funds tracked by Insider Monkey were bullish in this stock, flat over the previous quarter. With …
Here’s a chart of STX’s price (blue) and dividends (orange). Macy’s was only added to the list of the highest paying dividend stocks in the S&P three months ago, and it already has the third-highest yield. The reason, unfortunately for …