United Technologies Co. (NYSE:UTX) has been given a consensus recommendation of “Buy” by the twenty research firms that are covering the stock, Marketbeat.com reports. Seven analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and thirteen have assigned a buy rating to the company. Th
The unicorn class just breathed a sigh of relief. Dropbox (Pending:DBX), once the poster child for excessive private valuations, priced above its range at $21 and then popped 36%. The most highly-valued tech IPO since Snap (NYSE:SNAP), Dropbox boasts over $1 billion in annual sales, paired with fast growth and expanding margins. The takeaway: Expect more tech.
General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) was not the worst performing Dow stock last week, but the shares dropped more than 3%, enough to virtually cement GE’s place as the index’s worst performer of the year to date. Shares are down about 25.2% so far in 2018.
The second-worst Dow Jones industrial average stock so far this year is Procter & Gamble Co. (NYSE: PG), which is down 14.6%.....More>>>
Wearable technology is having a moment in the sun right now as more and more consumers opt to add smartwatches to their collection of gadgets. While tech behemoth Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) and its Apple Watch have been touted as the top of the class in the wearable technology sector, it’s not the only good investment within the industry.
Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), Garmin Ltd.....More>>>
According to the GuruFocus All-in-One Screener, several gurus are focusing on stocks whose Peter Lynch fair values are far above the current prices. The following stocks are trading with wide margins of safety and have positive performances over the past 12 months.
Navigator Holdings Ltd. (NVGS) is trading around $11 per share. The Peter Lynch value gives the stock a fair price of $27.5 so....More>>>
The global market for wearable devices grew by more than 10% in 2017 and is on track to rise by another 13.2% in 2018 to a total of 132.9 million smartwatches, fitness trackers and watchbands. The forecast, released Tuesday by International Data Corp. (IDC), calls for a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 13.4% through 2022, when 219.4 million wearable devices will be shipped from their manufacturers.....More>>>
I was right on schedule with CVS Health (NYSE:CVS), picking up shares just under $74. Recall that this stock has been absolutely crushed in the last 6 months and is now one of my worst performing stocks this year among those that I follow. When I asked what the hell was going on in the name, I told you that CVS shares were a bargain under $75. It didn’t take long for the stock to surpass $80,....More>>>
As Wall Street celebrates the eighth anniversary of the cyclical bull market on Thursday, two things stand out: a knock in oil prices amid a supply glut and high levels of pessimism that appear at odds with near-record levels of stock-market indexes.
Just when traders became comfortable, a jump in U.S. crude supplies knocked oil prices ....More>>>
Small cap fitnessdevice stockFitbit Inc (NYSE: FIT) reportedQ2 2017 earnings after the market closed Wednesday ascompetition in the fitness device and wearables market meansthe Company still has elevated short interest of 27.86% according to Highshortinterest.com. Revenue was $353.3 million versus $586.5 million (the third straight quarterly decline) asUS revenue contracted 55% to $199....More>>>
March has brought madness to airline stocks, including United Continental Holdings (UAL), Delta Air Lines (DAL), and American Airlines (AAL). But the recent pullbacks aren’t a buying opportunity, say Imperial Michael Derchin and Adam Hackel.
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I recommended United Continental on Nov. 19, the week that Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway....More>>>
Redfin (NASDAQ:RDFN) was downgraded by equities research analysts at Goldman Sachs Group from a “neutral” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note issued to investors on Monday, Marketbeat.com reports. They currently have a $20.00 target price on the stock. Goldman Sa
News headlines about Accenture (NYSE:ACN) have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a sc
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