A Biotech Investor’s Worst Nightmare Just Came True

biotechToday's 75% drop in Seres Therapeutics (MCRB) stock is every biotech investor's worst nightmare -- and highlights the risks associated with dabbling in single stocks in the space.
NYSE:IBB July 29, 2016 12:00pm

Markets: Charting The Big Picture In These Sectors (GLD, SLV, XLE, SPY, SLW, IBB)

Toby Connor: More often than not we as investors get caught up in the day-to-day action and never take the time to step back and look at the big picture. Today I'm just going to post some long term charts with appropriate annotations.
NYSE:GLD October 13, 2011 10:47pm

ETF Daily News: Thursday’s August 4th ETF Movers

In trading on Thursday, the C-Tracks Citi Volatility Index TR ETN (NYSE:CVOL) is outperforming other ETFs, up about 35.28% on the day. Also up on the day are the
NASDAQ:IBB August 4, 2011 5:52pm

The Market Sends A Message – Wagner Daily (XRT, IBB, IHI, PPH, DIA, QQQ, SPY, IWM)

Stocks were obliterated on Wednesday as volume surged. The markets sold off sharply at the open, rallied modestly at the 11:00 am reversal period and spent the remainder of the day in a downward spiral. All five major indices opened at the high and closed near the dead lows of the day.
NASDAQ:IBB July 28, 2011 10:42am

Both Expected Return and Risk Is High For Stocks & ETFs (IYR, SMH, XLU, SPY, XLE, EWM, GLD, EWJ)

Recommended funds. Our main recommendation this week is real estate (NYSE:IYR). Its expected return jumped last week as it gained +4.46% in 5 days on slightly higher volume. However, its risk is high and has increased slightly. Because of the high risk in IYR, some
NASDAQ:IBB July 5, 2011 9:37am

ETF Plays: Biotech Running Slightly Stronger; Careful With Energy (IBB, XLE, PJP, SPY, IYR, GLD, EWM, EWJ)

Recommended funds:  Biotech (NYSE:IBB) remains our primary recommendation this week. With the +1.68% rise and slightly higher volume over the past week, the expected return is definitely positive and slightly higher. IBB’s risk has decreased over the past week
NASDAQ:IBB June 26, 2011 10:24pm

Wagner Daily: Relief In Sight For Investors? (ILF, IBB, IWM, QQQ, DIA, SPY)

Stocks rallied sharply yesterday but on lighter volume. After nine days of continuous selling the major indices finally saw a day of strong gains. High beta stocks led the advance as the small-cap Russell 2000 (NYSE:IWM), S&P MidCap 400 and the Nasdaq (NASDAQ:QQQ) tacked on gains of
NASDAQ:IBB June 15, 2011 9:41am

Reduce Positions In Energy As It Becomes Riskier (XLE, SMH, IBB, EWY, EWO, XLP, SPY, GLD, EWJ, IGN)

While we still like the strong uptrend in energy (NYSE:XLE), its risk has increased so much that we are reducing our position in it. Though the uptrend goes back to the Fall of 2010,
NASDAQ:IBB June 13, 2011 11:23am

ETF News Update: Red Flags Everywhere

Red flags are flying everywhere as we travel farther into the “sell in May and go away” period of the year.”  At Wall Street Sector Selector, we remain in a defensive posture and continue to enjoy
NASDAQ:IBB May 15, 2011 3:17pm

A Stampede Out Of Risk Sector

Over the past several weeks, major equity markets have been in a sideways range while precious metals have been making headlines with parabolic moves.  However, almost unnoticed, a
NYSE:XLB April 18, 2011 12:38pm

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