U.S. equities mostly finished lower on Thursday as the bulls cooled their heels after a multi-day push to new record highs. Hopes for a bipartisan deal on taxes dimmed slightly after President Donald Trump and Congressional Democrats differed on whether border wall funding would be part of the ag
Planet Fitness (NYSE:PLNT) was the recipient of some unusual options trading on Tuesday. Stock investors acquired 1,890 put options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 1,270% compared to the typical daily volume of 138 put options.
Shares of PLNT opened at $40.65 on Wednesday. The stock has a market cap of $3.98 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 48.39, a P/E/G....More>>>
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) had a rather disappointing year in 2017. AMD stock fell more than 9% over those 12 months. Long-term investors shouldn’t be too deterred though, assuming they caught the near-300% rally in 2016. And after the down year, AMD stock taken off, already climbing almost 16% in the early days of 2018
Depending on how serious a flaw there is with Intel....More>>>
In a market where retail stocks of all stripes have been hammered, Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) stock has been a notable outlier. Heading into the company’s fiscal third-quarter earnings report, Costco stock had gained 26% over the past year.
And though cautious/bearish analysts have pointed to slowing growth — including misses in....More>>>
JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) CEO Jamie Dimon is known for being very direct, and what he had to say from the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, didn’t disappoint. His message on CNBC’s Squawk on the Street Wednesday came down to five simple words that should be music to the ears of every investor on the planet…
The Canadian software firm, BlackBerry (NSDQ:BBRY), is scheduled to release its Q3 2017 earnings report on Tuesday, 20th of December. This will be the first earnings since the company dumped its handset business and became a software company, one of the boldest move of its turnaround strategy. During the quarter, BlackBerry launched two....More>>>
Television has been and is projected to be for at least the next few years the dominant advertising medium. However, in a few years many project that to change with digital advertising taking television’s top spot. The $64,000 question for old media companies like Disney (NYSE:DIS), Time Warner (NYSE:TWX), Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOXA), CBS Corp (NYSE:CBS), Viacom (NASDAQ:VIAB), Scripps....More>>>
Shares of BNP Paribas SA (EPA:BNP) have been given a consensus rating of “Buy” by the fifteen research firms that are presently covering the stock, Marketbeat reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, four have given a hold recommendation and
Comet Industries Ltd (CVE:CMU) insider Primex Investments Ltd. bought 19,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, July 20th. The stock was purchased at an average price of C$3.45 per share, with a total value of C$65,550.00.
Dilution is a central concern for biotech investors. The basic issue at hand is that developmental-stage or early commercial-stage biotechs rely heavily on dilution to raise the massive amount of capital necessary to fund their operations prior to becoming cash-flow-positive.