The short-vol trade is dead. Long live the short-vol trade.
Investors are discovering fresh ways to bet volatility across asset classes will tumble anew even as hawkish monetary policy, emerging-market turmoil and February’s vol-mageddon underscore headwinds to the complex trade.
ZTE Corp.’s shares cratered after it agreed to pay at least $1 billion in penalties and overhaul its management as part of a sweeping settlement agreement that allows it to resume business after a two-month hiatus.
China’s second-largest telecoms equipment maker fell as much
The Q4 2016 earnings report for small cap consumer electronics retailer Aaron’s, Inc (NYSE: AAN) is scheduled for before the market opens onFriday (February 17). Last time around, shares spiked in the high single digits after better-than-expected third quarterearnings.
A technical chart for Aaron’s, Inc shows shares taking off late in October, peaking in December and falling off....More>>>
CEO of Palo Alto Networks Inc (NYSE:PANW) Mark D Mclaughlin sold 35,000 shares of PANW on 10/10/2017 at an average price of $149.7 a share. The total sale was $5.2 million.
Palo Alto Networks Inc develops and sells network and endpoint cybersecurity solutions to enterprise customers. Palo Alto Networks Inc has a market cap of $13.61 billion; its shares were traded at around $148.24 with and....More>>>
The financial services industry has been sounding a message loud and clear for decades – save more for retirement! Unfortunately, many people with retirement dreams are not actively saving for this long-term goal. According to the Economic Policy Institute, only about half of all American households have set aside any funds in a retirement account.
“I hope I’m one thing worth not forgetting. Tell me that you’ll never let me go. When I can’t find the words that I’m trying to speak, when I don’t know the face in the mirror I see, when I feel I’m forgotten and lost in this world, won’t you please remember me?”~”Remember Me,” written by Chris Mann and Dr. Rudolph Tanzi along with....More>>>
While the end of the trading week was an up-and-down ride, once again the stock market hit new all-time highs as investors rushed in to buy shares. While the Trump rally has had an exceptional run since the election, it looks to be extended and getting a little tired. One thing is becoming evident, insiders are selling gigantic amounts of stock each and every week, and as long as we stay at these....More>>>
With stocks trading near record highs, traders have a lot to be thankful for this Thanksgiving.
And theyll have had plenty of time to reflect on their good fortune (or not) with markets closed Thursday in observance of Thanksgiving plus, as has been the case since 1992, the stock exchanges observe an abbreviated session on Black Friday, the traditional kickoff to the holiday shopping season.
Inflation is now rising faster than expected for the first time in five years… Investment bank Citigroup's so-called "Global Inflation Surprise Index" has been surging higher in recent months, along with consumer prices. In simple terms, the index compares actual consumer price data – what most developed countries use to measure "inflation"....More>>>
News coverage about Benefitfocus (NASDAQ:BNFT) has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies
Press coverage about Tapestry (NYSE:TPR) has trended somewhat positive on Friday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale
Home Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ:HOMB) saw an uptick in trading volume on Friday . 3,045,400 shares were traded during trading, an increase of 269% from the previous session’s volume of 825,553 shares.The stock last traded at $22.76 and had previously closed at $22.71.
A little-known Office of Management and Budget official is President Donald Trump’s leading candidate to become permanent director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, according to four people with knowledge of the matter.
If approved by the Senate, Kathy Kraninger would suc
Fitbit (NYSE:FIT) stock has surged more than 35% over the past couple of weeks. A slew of much-needed good news has been released, offering relief for shareholders after results from the first quarter of 2018 failed to impress. While recent events may be the proof many investors have been lookin