Research firm Newzoo recently reported that five games dominated the U.S. PC market in April: Activision Blizzard's (NASDAQ:ATVI) Hearthstone and Overwatch, Tencent's (NASDAQOTH:TCEHY) League of Legends, Epic Games' Fortnite, and PUBG Corporation's PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds(PUBG).
LSV Asset Management raised its stake in shares of Nationstar Mortgage (NYSE:NSM) by 28.7% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 282,100 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after acquir
Frontier Communications (FTR) is trending higher after years of declines. Over the past few quarters, a number of its consumer initiatives and cost synergies led to bottom-line improvements. This should further aid its balance sheet, as debt payments become more manageable. Its share price spiked higher following earnings, signaling a major trend reversal. I am buying stock in the name.
The video game industry has seen impressive growth over the past few years, and that isn’t likely to change anytime soon. Market intelligence firm Newzoo has forecast that gaming will produce $109 billion in revenue in 2017, up nearly 8% over last year, and that figure is estimated to grow to nearly $129 billion by 2020.
With that much revenue at stake, what are the best gaming stocks....More>>>
November has been a bad month for Clean Energy Fuels (NASDAQ:CLNE). The natural gas refueling company has lost around 10% of its value this month, with most of the decline coming after the company released mixed third-quarter results. I am saying mixed because Clean Energy had missed the top line estimate by around 6.5%, even though it trumped the earnings estimate by $0.02 per share.
Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE: LVS) announced Thursday morning that it had sold its Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, casino for a total enterprise value of $1.3 billion to Wind Creek Hospitality, an affiliate of the Poarch Band of Creek Indians of Alabama.
The Sands Bethlehem cost around $800 million to build and opened in 2009 on the site of the historic Bethlehem Steel Works. The complex now comprises....More>>>
Watching the fireworks yesterday, a houseguest commented on why the techno display is bad for the environment (there’s always one in every crowd, isn’t there…!) It’s hard to ignore the majesty of a well produced fireworks display, and I don’t really see too many people hopping on the “let’s clean up the environment by eliminating standard 4th....More>>>
Jamie Dimon spoke at the Institute of International Finance about cryptocurrencies.
He said blockchain technology is great and he finds digital currencies and cryptocurrencies useful. JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) moves $6 trillion every day digitally and doesn't use cash. He wouldn't have a problem if he had to move the money digitally with blockchain technology, because it....More>>>
Treasury yields inched higher Friday, but ended lower on the week as a combination of concerns about geopolitics and uncertainty about President Donald Trumps policy priorities helped to support buying in the perceived safety of government bonds.
On Friday, yields mostly ticked up for a second straight session as the so-called reflation trade was rekindled amid Trumps promise to reveal details....More>>>
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On Monday, our Under the Radar Moversnewsletter suggestedgoing long on small cap homebuilder stockGreen Brick Partners (NASDAQ: GRBK):
For Green Brick Partners, we’re mainly feeding off of the hammer-shaped reversal bar from last week. That long-tailed low only had to kiss the 200-day moving average line (green) at $8.45 to kick-start a reversal, and we’ve seen some nice bullish....More>>>
Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Idacorp (NYSE:IDA) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report released on Thursday. The firm currently has $99.00 price target on the coal producer’s stock.
According to Zacks, “In a year's time shares of IDACORP ha
Sustainable Growth Advisers LP reduced its position in Lowe’s (NYSE:LOW) by 50.9% in the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 1,774,429 shares of the home improvement retai
Allianz (FRA:ALV) has been assigned a €217.00 ($258.33) price objective by JPMorgan Chase in a research note issued on Monday. The firm currently has a “neutral” rating on the stock. JPMorgan Chase’s price objective indicates a potential upside of 13.32% from the stock
Doliver Capital Advisors LP increased its holdings in shares of Ishares S&P 500 (NYSEARCA:IVV) by 2.7% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 32,234 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an a