With viewership rapidly expanding into the hundreds of millions, eSports enjoyed some time in the spotlight at CES 2017 last week. Supernova analyst David Kretzmann was at the trade show in Las Vegas, and he spent some time getting the latest news for this growing industry from the VP and General Manager for eSports at Turner Sports.
Tune in to learn about how the media companies are approaching....More>>>
Salesforce.com, Inc. (NYSE:CRM) will report its fourth-quarter earnings after Tuesday’s bell, and based on the charts, it looks like investors are optimistic. CRM stock has jumped nearly 20% for the year-to-date.
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But the markets have broadly been in bull mode of late, with plenty of participation coming from the tech sector. And investors still have....More>>>
We’ve been following second-quarter earnings results since late May. Now the seasonal pivot has shifted, with only a few scattered companies left to release their numbers before we transition to the August cycle. That means the next wave of 10-Q filings I’ll be studying over the next few days will reflect mixed signals: four weeks that capture the second quarter that’s already....More>>>
Biotech stocks have climbed steadily higher over the past few weeks. Still, the iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF (IBB) has remained range bound between $240 and $290 for much of 2016.
So with major stock indices hitting new record highs, can biotech stocks break free? Perhaps, says Michael Yee, the industry analyst for RBC Capital Markets. But first, the market wants the political rhetoric....More>>>
The recent U.S. stock rally, which began off the bottom in late June and saw the market break to new all-time highs in early July, has been anemic by almost any measure. While not that much seems to be happening on the surface, underneath it the internals have been undergoing change. The groups leading the rally are not the same groups leading the market prior to the rally. It is not uncommon for....More>>>
Sean Spicer, the Republican National Committee communications director, is a leading candidate to serve as White House press secretary under Donald Trump, according to two sources with knowledge of the matter.
Spicer has “the inside track,” said one transition source.
A six-year veteran of the RNC, Spicer has well-established relationships with the Washington press....More>>>
High-grade bonds should be the bedrock of your fixed-income port颅folio. But tremors in bonds can rattle other parts of the market that investors view as alternative sources of income, such as preferred stocks.
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Preferreds fall in the bond proxy camp. Although preferreds trade like stocks do, with prices hovering at about $25 a share, they....More>>>
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While U.S. equities overall remain rangebound, energy stocks are on the move on Wednesday with crude oil moving back above the $47-a-barrel level thanks to a surprise inventory draw, the largest since 2016. This comes despite a ramp up in U.S. production to the highest levels since August 20
Big oil stocksare some of the most recognizable companies in energy, but they won't bring you the big-time profits you're looking for. Instead, we've got "small" oil stocks that are ready to soar by double digits in 2017 while the bloated oil giants like Exxon Mobil Corp