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[ May 23, 2016 | Author: Admin | Views: 23255 | Weather: | Mood: normal]

Why oil’s plunge is freaking out the stock market The latest plunge in oil prices is putting a smile on the faces of millions of Americans. But should it? Sure, the stunning crash in oil prices below $27 a barrel seems great for consumers because it’s driven gas at the pump to nearly $1 a gallon in some places. And the thinking is that it should help boost the U.S. economy, with people spending their gas savings. But cheap oil is also causing mayhem in global stock markets. The financial headlines at the start of 2016 are downright scary. With that backdrop, any euphoria over low oil prices is questionable. Here’s why: It’s rocking your retirement account: The Dow has plummeted 1,800 points so far this year and CNNMoney’s Fear & Greed Index is flashing “extreme fear.” You’re not going to be happy when you open your 401(k) statement. The … Continue reading

[ April 28, 2016 | Author: Admin | Views: 53320 | Weather: | Mood: normal]

Stocks look set for a higher open this morning as they seek to put last week’s losses behind them. Stuart Palley for The Wall Street Journal S&P 500 futures have gained 0.4%, while Dow Jones Industrial Average futures have advanced 0.3%. Nasdaq Composite futures have risen 0.4%. Goldcorp (GG) has gained 0.8% to$17.25 despite getting cut to Underperform from Sector Perform at RBC. United Natural Foods (UNFI) has dropped 2.4% to$36.15 after getting cut to Underweight from Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley. Hatteras Financial (HTS) has jumped 9.4% to $15.60 after agreeing to be purchased byAnnaly Capital Management (NLY) for $1.5 billion.Annaly Capital Management has dropped 1.1% to $$10.30. Chesapeake Energy (CHK) has gained 1.1% to$3.80 after announcing changes to its revolving credit line. Top 5 Blue Chip Stocks To Buy Right Now: Silver Wheaton Corp(SLW) Silver Wheaton Corp., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a silver streaming company worldwide. … Continue reading

[ April 28, 2016 | Author: Admin | Views: 10693 | Weather: | Mood: normal]

Popular stock Twitter bounced into resistance this morning on possible acquisition rumors. Price jumped up 8% into a key resistance target we can plan the next swing trade from this key level. Let’s do it! First, check our prior update “Downtrending Twitter Can’t Catch a Break” from January 19th. From then price did trade lower to retest the prior low ahead of today’s “Twitter caught a break from a rumor” event. [Related -Downtrending Twitter Cannot Catch a Break] Rumors can send stock prices flying in either direction which provides both opportunity and risk. Rumor aside, let’s focus on the chart and trade plan based on current levels. 10 Best Life Sciences Stocks To Watch For 2016: Kohl’s Corporation(KSS) Kohl?s Corporation operates department stores in the United States. The company?s stores offer private and exclusive, as well as national branded apparel, footwear, and accessories for women, men, and children; soft home … Continue reading

[ April 21, 2016 | Author: Admin | Views: 85830 | Weather: | Mood: normal]

JPMorgan’s Cory Kasimov and team offer their advice on playing the biotech selloff, which has continued today with the iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF (IBB) having tumbled more than 3% today: Biotech stocks remain volatile and are down meaningfully relative to the broader markets (Nasdaq Biotech Index: -22%; S&P 500 -6%) with the Big 4 clearly outperforming the group (down only 8-15% YTD) but still underperforming the market, and many SMIDs are off 25-50%. To put this move in context, theNasdaq Biotech Index is now trading at levels not seen since the fall of 2014; moreover, large-cap biotech multiples are down to 13x 2016 consensus EPS vs. 16x for the S&P and 17x for major pharma. We maintain that fundamentals have not meaningfully changed (broadly speaking), and this move is largely the result of fund flows in the midst of a messy macro backdrop and after a multi-year run of outperformance … Continue reading

[ April 18, 2016 | Author: Admin | Views: 16364 | Weather: | Mood: normal]

That’s how Citigroup’s Paul Lejuez and team described Tiffany’s (TIF) fourth-quarter earnings and 2016 guidance in a note this morning: Reuters Adj EPS of $1.46 vs cons and our $1.40. Comps -5% worldwide (constant Fx, in line with Holiday results), with the Americas -8% (in line with Holiday), Europe -3% (Holiday -2%), Japan +10% (in line with Holiday), and Asia-Pac -8% (Holiday -9%). Adj op margin +85bps (cons flat) to 24.6%, with GM +220bps (vs cons +60bps) due to favorable product input costs and price increases. and 135bps of SG&A deleverage (ex items; cons 60 bps of deleverage), with dollars -2% (benefiting from Fx and lower marketing and variable labor costs). F16 EPS flat to -MSDs (implying ~$3.64-$3.83) vs guidance of “minimal sales and earnings growth” provided with Holiday sales, cons $3.86 and our $3.76E, based on flat sales (+LSDs in cc), and lower op margin (with stronger GM offset … Continue reading