Good morning from San Francisco! We’re looking at a bounce at the open for the Nasdaq Composite. Nasdaq 100 futures, which the QQQ’s track, is up 1.6% on the back of Apple Inc.’s 8% rally.
(SN.L). News of the deal comes as the company also revealed it is embroiled in a probe over the timing of stock options grants. The consortium buying Biomet includes affiliates of the Blackstone Group (BG.UL), Goldman Sachs Capital …
SPY’s 5.9% return. General Motors tops the list of Roberto’s Mignone’s new stock picks. Perry Capital’s Richard Perry and Omega Advisor’s Leon Cooperman bought significant amounts of GM as well. David Tepper added Covidien to his …
“The healthcare sector has never seen anything like this and neither has the American public. After months of political wrangling, the Affordable Health Care for America Act was signed into law by the President. The Act will extend health …
Another Cramer fave biotech is NPS Pharmaceuticals (NPSP), up 45 percent in the past month. Wowzer! On Sunday, Ireland-based Shire PLC (London Stock Exchange: SHP-GB) agreed to acquire NPS Pharma for an all cash deal of …
Over the recent past, medical technology (MedTech) players have faced the brunt of exigent economic conditions and a precarious healthcare environment. The performance of the players was thereby hamstrung by several macro issues, …
There's one Chase race left to determine the Sprint Cup champion. Sunday's Ford EcoBoost 400 (267 laps, 400.5 miles) will be at Homestead-Miami. Jeff Gordon, Kevin Harvick, Kyle Busch and Martin Truex Jr. are the drivers eligible to win …