Earlier this week, small capCell MedX Corp (OTCQB: CMXC) announced that it has completed its registration process with the FDA and has initiated an application process to receiveclearance for use of its eBalance device as Class II non-exempt device. Cell MedX Corpsebalance technology is designed to alleviatecomplications associated with certain medical conditions by reinvigorating the electrochemical....More>>>
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Sometimes, companies find themselves on the wrong side of a secular trend. Usually when that happens, even the most powerful companies can be crippled. Indeed, it isn’t out of the norm for a company stuck on the wrong side of a secular trend to entirely disappear.
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Source: ThinkstockMarch 23 2018: The S&P 500 closed down 2.1% at 2,588.20. The DJIA closed down 1.8% at 23,532.27. Separately, the Nasdaq was down 2.4% at 6,992.67.
Friday was again an absolute disaster for the broad U.S. markets. There didnt seem to be anything positive about Friday, with the exception of gold and oil rising. The Nasdaq was the biggest loser of the group, it lost over....More>>>
The return of volatility has created a lot of confusion in the markets over the past few weeks. However, were now reaching a point in the earnings season when a highly cyclical industry will be seeing some of its biggest firms reporting. These retailers will be coming out of their biggest quarter, and its time to see if they have anything to show for it.
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In February, the shortest month of the year, copper, gold, and oil company Freeport-McMoRan Inc (NYSE:FCX) saw its shares tumble by nearly 20%. After a roughly 95% price gain in 2016, it was a painful reminder of years past, when Freeport-McMoRan was dealing with the aftermath of an ill-timed oil investment.
Shortly before oil prices started to fall....More>>>
Two years ago, I wrote about why I disliked regional bank stocks using Regions Financial (NYSE: RF) as a glaring example. Two years later, the stock is 18% lower since despite slow but noticeable improvements in the U.S. economy and repair in the financial sector. Most banks have had enough time to adapt to the regulatory environment. So why the poor performance?
I drilled down into Regions’....More>>>
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Midway through trading Friday, the Dow traded down 0.32 percent to 23,383.25 while the NASDAQ declined 0.08 percent to 6,788.04. The S&P also fell, dropping 0.15 percent to 2,581.76.
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On Friday, the cyclical consumer goods & services sector proved to be a source of strength for the market. Leading the sector was strength from Abercrombie & Fitch....More>>>