Innovation can still produce results even in a sluggish U.S. spine market, as seen with the ongoing growth at companies like K2M (KTWO) and Globus (GMED). In the case of K2M, the story is still about the company’s disruptive product development in degenerative and complex spine, supported by a strong platform in 3D-printed implants. With that, the shares have done okay since my last update....More>>>
It’s been a day to remember for Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) as the company’s stock posted large gains during regular trading hours and after the bell on a strong quarterly report.
ISRG shares surged 4.1% to a price of $435.45 during regular trading hours in anticipation of the company’s earnings. The stock continued surging after the report came out, increasing....More>>>
Source: ThinkstockSeptember 6, 2017: The S&P 500 closed up 0.3% at 2,465.67. The DJIA closed up 0.26% at 21,808.70. Separately, the Nasdaq closed up 0.3% at 6,393.31
Wednesday was a positive day for the U.S. broad markets almost making up for the incredible loss that we saw on Tuesday. Crude oil continued its run to the $50 price level, and the oil & gas stocks responded very positively.....More>>>
After four weeks without a single IPO, the US IPO market is back from its annual August pause. Four deals are on the IPO calendar to raise $690 million in the week ahead, including:
The first energy IPO in over a year, an MLP with a 7.5% annualized yield
A VC-backed tech company (2016’s tech IPO class is up over +100% on average)
A large Bermuda bank and wealth manager with....More>>>
The following slide deck was published by Hartford Financial Services Group Inc. in conjunction with their 2016 Q3 earnings call.
122 Click to enlarge Notes:Top 10 Clean Energy Stocks To Watch For 2017: Barnes Group, Inc.(B)
Advisors’ Opinion:[By Dave and Donald Moenning]
On Monday, our Under the Radar Moversnewsletter suggested that small cap aluminum products and solutions stockConstellium NV (NYSE: CSTM) is looking like a short-term long bullish trade:
As for Constellium, to fully appreciate what’s going on here you have to zoom out to a weekly chart. After a miserable 2015, we started to see higher lows and now higher highs, with today’s move....More>>>
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Mimicking President-elect Donald Trump — who has called himself “the king of debt” — risk-loving millennials used exchange-traded funds that employed leverage to juice their....More>>>
Shares of Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) fell 1.2% in after-hours market action after the troubled restaurant chain posted disappointing second-quarter financial results.
The Street did not have grand expectations for the quarter. Chipotle is struggling to recover from last years string of E. coli and salmonella outbreaks. Six months have passed since the last reported....More>>>
On paper, the US stock markets are doing just fine. Just a few days ago, the three major US indices, Dow Jones (NYSEARCA:DIA), S&P-500 (NYSEARCA:SPY) and Nasdaq (NASDAQ:QQQ) all closed at their record high on the same day. On a year-to-date basis, the Dow Jones and S&P-500 have gained by roughly 6% each while Nasdaq-100 is up 4.2%. In an environment of low bond yields, the stocks could continue....More>>>
If consumer spending is two-thirds of gross domestic product (GDP), then Americans may recoil from the shock of a Trump victory by sitting on the sidelines as consumers, at least for a few weeks. But those few weeks are the heart of the holiday season. Many parts of the economy, from retail andconsumer electronics to autosand travel count on those weeks.
Business is likely to take a passive....More>>>