Monday was a mixed day on Wall Street, as gains for major benchmarks contrasted with a decline in indexes tracking smaller companies. Many market participants focused on the White House’s support of Chinese mobile device maker ZTE, which lifted several of the biggest stocks of Chinese technology giants that trade on U.S. exchanges. In general, investors seem to be pleased with the health of....More>>>
One way to take advantage of the booming market for the connected home is through chip companies, such as Cypress Semiconductor (NASDAQ:CY), that enable communication between smart-home devices and the cloud. IC Insights forecast last year that the connected-home market will create a $1 billion opportunity for semiconductor companies by 2019.
Cypress doesn’t want to miss the gravy....More>>>
ImmunoGen (IMGN) is a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on cancer treatments. The stock price has been on a roll this year, rising from a 52-week low of $2.30 per share on February 8, 2017, to a 52-week high of $10.04 on February 2, 2018.
ImmunoGen does not yet have approval from the FDA to market a drug. The excitement is based on clinical trial results so far, raising hopes for....More>>>
The red hot solar jobs market cooled off last year.
The solar industry shed nearly 10,000 jobs in 2017, a 4% drop from 2016, according to a report by the Solar Foundation, a nonprofit group that promotes solar energy. It’s the first time jobs have fallen since the group began tracking them in 2010.
More than 250,000 Americans worked in solar installation, manufacturing, sales....More>>>
Kabul, Afghanistan (AP) — A Taliban assault on the Intercontinental Hotel in Afghanistan's capital killed at least six people, including a foreigner, and pinned security forces down for more than 13 hours before the last attacker was killed on Sunday, with the casualty toll expected to rise.
The heavily-guarded luxury hotel is popular among foreigners and Afghan officials. Interior....More>>>
Make time for free tea Friday.
To introduce its new Teavana Shaked Iced Tea Infusions, Starbucks has dubbed July 14 as Free Tea Friday and will give away free drinks.
From 1 to 2 p.m., get a free 12-ounce infusion at participating locations while supplies last.
The new flavors Pineapple Black Tea, Peach Citrus White Tea and Strawberry Green Tea will be available year-round....More>>>
“This is the biggest U.S. foreign policy error since entering the Iraq War.”
Those are the harsh words of former U.S. Treasury Secretary Larry Summers after President Trump withdrew from the Paris Climate Deal.
“Unlike the Iraq War, [the decision] will be felt a century from now,” Summers told CNN’s Richard Quest on “Quest Means Business.”....More>>>
Stocks discussed on the in-depth session of Jim Cramer’s Mad Money TV Program, Friday, January 6.
The next week will be about drug and bank stocks. Apart from the earnings, Cramer will be eyeing the JPMorgan Healthcare conference as it is the biggest of its kind and can provide insights into drug stocks. With that, he discussed his game plan for the week.
As a service to our readers, the following list provides the 10 top pharmaceutical stocks to watch this month (May 2017), including the biggest gainers from April…
Pharmaceutical Stock Current Share Price April 2017 Gain
Cleveland BioLabs Inc. (Nasdaq: CBLI) $3.62 +120.6%
Nexvet Biopharma Plc. (Nasdaq: NVET) $6.61 +69.7%
Motif Bio Plc. (Nasdaq ADR: MTFB) $10.10 +68.2%
Legendary investor Warren Buffett advises to be fearful when others are greedy, and be greedy when others are fearful. One way we can try to measure the level of fear in a given stock is through a technical analysis indicator called the Relative Strength Index, or RSI, which measures momentum on a scale of zero to 100. A stock is considered to be oversold if the RSI reading falls below 30.