Having closed out my position in KLA-Tencor (NASDAQ:KLAC) in late November and given the fact that it is trading near its 52-week highs I believe it is a great time to investigate what is going on with this stock. After having freed itself from an acquisition by Lam Research (NASDAQ:LRCX), the stock has steadily increased on its own merits. It has been a pretty good showing against the S&P 500....More>>>
Wall Street investors have shrugged off recent worries to propel stocks to fresh all-time highs, but this weeks meeting of Federal Reserve policy makers might provide investors the clearest sign yet about the health of the U.S. economy and how the central bank is construing stubbornly low inflation.
The Fed gathering set for Tuesday and Wednesday comes against the backdrop of a host of recent....More>>>
Martin Shkreli’s fraud trial is wrapping up.
Lawyers delivered closing arguments Thursday after a month of jury selection and testimony. Prosecutors called Shkreli a liar, while the defense said he acted in good faith and even made money for his investors.
The 34-year-old former pharmaceutical executive is accused of cheating investors out of more than $11 million between....More>>>
Sears Holdings, which wasn’t shy when it announced at the start of the year that it isclosing 150 underperforming stores, has quietly added at least 30more to the list.
Another 12 Sears stores and 18 Kmarts are among the locations that are closing, from Carson, Calif., to Hialeah, Fla., with most scheduled to shut their doorsin July, based on calls to the stores, malls and confirmation....More>>>
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The Senate Banking Committee will consider the nomination of Sullivan and Cromwell partner Jay Clayton to head the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 23.
The committee also....More>>>
Toward the end of trading Monday, the Dow traded up 0.71 percent to 21,501.62 while the NASDAQ declined 0.43 percent to 6,114.12. The S&P also rose, gaining 0.33 percent to 2,431.35.
Leading and Lagging Sectors
Energy shares rose by 1.46 percent in the US market on Monday. Top gainers in the sector included Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc (NYSE: DO), CARBO Ceramics Inc. (NYSE:....More>>>
If youre among the one in five Americans making a lifestyle choice to avoid gluten — a protein found in wheat, rye, and barley — or the one in 100 Americans diagnosed with celiac disease, which prohibits gluten intake, youve likely seen your food costs go up.
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Restaurants often charge more for gluten-free pizza crust or pasta,....More>>>
Cemtrex (NASDAQ:CETX) is a small industrials company out of Long Island, NY. You’ve likely never heard of it, but it immediately needs to be on your radar because of its low valuation, high appetite for growth, and positioning in several different, but favorable global markets. This stock is a classic high risk, high reward small-cap with an attractive, yet unrecognized growth profile. Based....More>>>
The Q3 2016 earnings report for Israel based small cap home beverage carbonation stockSodastream International Ltd (NASDAQ: SODA) is scheduled for before the market opens onThursday (November 9th), but theIsrael connection along with changing consumer tastes havehad shares going from fizzy to flat. However, Sodastream International is making efforts to revamp its image with shares surging after....More>>>