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New Jobless Claims Worse Than Forecast, But Lowest Four-Week Average Since 2000

August 13th, 2015

jobsJill Mislinski:  Here is the opening statement from the Department of Labor: Read more…

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Fitbit Inc (FIT): How To Play The Stock Right Now

August 13th, 2015

wall streetAlex McGuire: Fitbit Inc. (NYSE:FIT) releases its first earnings report as a publicly traded company after the closing bell tomorrow (Wednesday). These earnings are significant because the Fitbit stock price has skyrocketed since its June 18 IPO. Read more…

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Etsy Inc (ETSY): Why The Stock Will Suffer Over The Long Term

August 13th, 2015

buy-and-holdAlex McGuire:  Etsy Inc’s (NASDAQ:ETSY) recent performance constitutes a strong rebound from the significant decline that started as soon as the company went public on April 16. Read more…

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Shake Shack Inc’s (SHAK) Insane Overvaluation

August 13th, 2015

wall-street-etfLawrence Meyers: I am mystified as to why investors bid up certain stocks to the point of insane valuation. That’s the case with Shake Shack (NYSE:SHAK) which, despite delivering great second-quarter earnings, is valued at levels that defy belief. Read more…

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Google Inc (GOOGL): The ABCs Of The Alphabet Reorganization

August 13th, 2015

googleJay Taylor: News broke Monday that Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL) will be dramatically reorganizing its many diverse business units. Read more…

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For John Malone, It’s All About The Cash Flow

August 13th, 2015

money flowLawrence Meyers:   John Malone’s hot mess of stocks that have been spun off from the central core of his Liberty Media Corp. (NASDAQ:LMCA) are all outstanding entities. It is challenging to value them on an earnings per share basis because Read more…

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What Is Activist Investor Ackman Up To With Mondelez International Inc (MDLZ)?

August 13th, 2015

bill ackmanLawrence Meyers:   It’s always interesting to see what activist investor Bill Ackman is up to, and the most recent disclosure is that he owns 7.5% – or about $5.5 billion – of Mondelez International (NASDAQ:MDLZ). Read more…

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Shake Shack Inc (SHAK): 5 Reasons To Avoid This Stock

August 13th, 2015

time to sellAlex McGuire:  Shake Shack Inc. (NYSE:SHAK) has become the most successful IPO of 2015. The fast-casual burger chain has seen a total return of 236% from its offer price of $21. The Shake Shack stock price immediately opened up at $49 a share Read more…

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Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA): An Opportunity To Buy This Stock At A Discount

August 13th, 2015

opportunityKyle Anderson:  The Alibaba stock price was down as much as 8.2% today after the Chinese e-commerce company had a weak earnings report. Shortly after the opening bell, Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE:BABA) hit an all-time low of $71.03 per share. Read more…

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Why General Electric Company (GE) Is Selling Its Healthcare Unit

August 13th, 2015

investDiane Alter:  Shortly after Tuesday’s closing bell, General Electric Co. (NYSE:GE) announced it will sell its healthcare financing business to Capital One Financial Corp. (NYSE: COF) for roughly $9 billion. Read more…

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Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) Confirms Cash Burn Fears, Sells $500 Million In Stock

August 13th, 2015

cashTyler Durden:  Over the weekend, when looking carefully at Tesla Motors Inc’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) cash burn, pardon cash inferno.  Read more…

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No Solace In Small Caps

August 12th, 2015

Wall streetIn an effort to mitigate the impact of a stronger dollar, many investors have been favoring small-cap stocks. Read more…

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ETF Stats For July 2015; Currency Hedging Jumps The Shark

August 12th, 2015

statsRon Rowland: Thirty-seven new ETFs and ETNs were launched in July and fifteen closed.  The changes leave the listed count at 1,764, consisting of 1,570 ETFs and 194 ETNs.  With sixteen new currency-hedged ETFs coming to market, including three half-hedged funds Read more…

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Apple Inc. (AAPL): The Swiss National Bank Bought Another 500,000 Shares Just Before 10% Correction

August 12th, 2015

apple inc.Tyler Durden:  Three months ago we were stunned to learn, and report, that the Swiss National Bank – a central bank – had been one of the biggest buyers of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) stock in the first quarter, when it added 3.3 million shares Read more…

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General Motors Company (GM) Bets Big On Indian Auto Market

August 12th, 2015

automobileTony Daltorio:  One could almost hear concerned shareholders say, “Finally!” Read more…

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