Health Care Sector Update for 07/19/2019: MDGS,MTP,GLPG,IFRX


Top Health Care StocksTop Health Care Stocks JNJ 0 78 JNJ 0 78 PFE 0 24 PFE 0 24 ABT 0 07 ABT 0 07 MRK 1 40 MRK 1 40 AMGN 0 30 AMGN 0 30 Health care stocks extended their prior declines with the NYSE Health Care Index sinking over 0 7 in late trade while shares of health (More)

Market Close Report: NASDAQ Composite index closes at 8,146.49 down -60.75 points

Friday s session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 8 146 49 The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1 89 billion Declining stocks led advancers by 1 49 to 1 ratio There were 1265 advancers and 1890 decliners for the day On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 31 stocks reached a 52 (More)

U.S. Dollar Index Futures (DX) Technical Analysis – Pivot at 96.760 Controls Direction into Close

The U S Dollar is trading higher against a basket of major currencies on Friday with most of the rally being fueled by a steep drop in the Euro The move has nearly erased all of yesterday s steep losses that were triggered by a dovish comments from a prominent Federal Open Market (More)

5 Top Stock Trades for Monday: BA, CHWY, SKX

InvestorPlace Stock Market News Stock Advice amp Trading Tips It was another mixed trading session with U S stocks falling in the final hours of trading How much will the Fed cut rates What will so and so report on earnings Investors have a lot of questions but on (More)

Nasdaq Today: Can Big Tech Earnings Lead to Record Gains? 

InvestorPlace Stock Market News Stock Advice amp Trading Tips After several straight sessions of declines it looked like we would get a bounce in the Nasdaq today However late in the session stocks began to sink due to escalating tensions in the Persian Gulf It s got investors (More)

Dow Jones Today: Oil Slicks Trip up Stocks

InvestorPlace Stock Market News Stock Advice amp Trading Tips Stocks traded lower Friday amid more geopolitical tensions with Iran Oil prices jumped after Iran s Revolutionary Guard Corps captured a British oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz a major thoroughfare for global oil (More)

Forex Daily Recap – Ninja Underway Recovery After a Death Cross

USD JPYUSD JPY The Ninja had suffered some massive pullbacks on July 18 slipping from 108 level to 107 27 level From there the pair had taken up a bouncing price action which allowed the pair to recover the lost gains Today the USD JPY pair was underway the same recovery path However (More)

Weekly Wrap – Stats and Sentiment towards the FED Drove the Majors…

The StatsThe Stats It was a relatively busy week on the economic calendar in the week ending 19 th July It was a relatively busy week on the economic calendar in the week ending 19thth July A total of 56 stats were monitored throughout the week A total of 56 stats were monitored (More)

Health Care Sector Update for 07/18/2019: VERU,ALEC,CODX,AZRX

Top Health Care StocksTop Health Care Stocks JNJ 0 05 JNJ 0 05 PFE 0 66 PFE 0 66 ABT 2 01 ABT 2 01 MRK 0 96 MRK 0 96 AMGN 1 44 AMGN 1 44 Health care stocks continue to rise in late trade with the NYSE Health Care Index climbing more than 0 6 while shares of health care companies (More)

Market Close Report: NASDAQ Composite index closes at 8,207.24 up 22.03 points

Thursday s session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 8 207 24 The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1 97 billion Thursday s session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 8 207 24 The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1 97 billion Advancers stocks led declining (More)

This Chart on Interest Rates Will Have You Finding Stocks to Buy Now

InvestorPlace Stock Market News Stock Advice amp Trading Tips Every day I scan through hundreds if not thousands of charts and there s one about interest rates I feel is imperative to share with you today In fact this data caught my eye so strongly that I sent it to (More)

5 Top Stock Trades for Friday: IBM, HON, PM, MS, BAC

InvestorPlace Stock Market News Stock Advice amp Trading Tips The stock market again took a break from its robust rally as it digests more earnings results We ve seen plenty of mixed results but so far the market is handling the news pretty well Here are a few top (More)

Nasdaq Today: Netflix Plunges on Earnings, Microsoft’s on Deck

InvestorPlace Stock Market News Stock Advice amp Trading Tips U S equities wavered on the day with stocks initially falling on Thursday as investors digest another round of earnings However the indices jumped abruptly in the final 120 minutes of trading After settling down a (More)

Dow Jones Today: An Impressive Comeback

InvestorPlace Stock Market News Stock Advice amp Trading Tips Stocks started Thursday in the red due in large part to a weak earnings report from Netflix NASDAQ NFLX Shares of the streaming media giant plunged nearly 11 on volume that was more than quadruple the (More)

Forex Daily Recap – AUD/USD Aroused, Shrugging over Downbeat Part-time Data

AUD USDAUD USD The Aussie pair continued to keep the tempo high and revolted upwards breaching the strong 0 7047 resistance This positive sentiment in the AUD USD pair came despite a decline in June overall Employment Change figure Though the Full time Job data reported 21 1K the Part (More)

Gold Spikes to Multi-year High after Fed’s Williams Puts 50bps Rate Cut Back in Play

Gold futures spiked higher late in the session Treasury yields fell and the U S Dollar plunged against a basket of major currencies after New York Federal Reserve President John Williams solidified a 25 basis point rate cut at the end of July and may have refueled the argument for a 50 (More)

Alcoa's Q2 2019: Macroeconomic Headwinds And Restructuring Charges Weigh Heavily On Revenue And Bottom Line

Alcoa AA released its Q2 2019 financial results on July 17 2019 followed by a conference call with analysts Alcoa AA released its Q2 2019 financial results on July 17 2019 followed by a conference call with analysts Key Takeaways Key TakeawaysKey Takeaways Alcoa s trend of (More)

Strong Passenger Flow Will Boost Delta Airlines' Profits For The Year

Delta Airlines DAL is a major US airline company that serves both domestic and international routes and operates 5 400 flights to 325 destinations in 54 countries Delta reported better than expected results for the second quarter late last week thanks to higher passenger flow for (More)

Why Is Shopify Stock Up 10x Since Its IPO?

Shopify SHOP an e commerce platform that allows businesses to create and run online stores has seen its stock soar by close to 10x since its 2015 IPO The company has two revenue streams namely Subscriptions which gives users access to its e commerce platform and tools and (More)

Health Care Sector Update for 07/19/2019: MTP, ATRA, IFRX, JNJ, ABT, MRK, PFE, AMGN

Top Health Care Stocks Top Health Care Stocks JNJ 0 05 JNJ 0 05 PFE 0 21 PFE 0 21 ABT 0 27 ABT 0 27 MRK 0 36 MRK 0 36 AMGN 0 45 AMGN 0 45 Health care majors were mostly higher in Friday s pre bell trade Health care majors were mostly higher in Friday s pre bell (More)

European, US Stock Indexes Edge Higher on Hopes of Aggressive Fed Rate Hike

The major European stock indexes are trading higher on Friday amid speculation the U S Federal Reserve may make a more aggressive rate hike when it meets on July 30 31 The major European stock indexes are trading higher on Friday amid speculation the U S Federal Reserve may make a more (More)

Week 1 of Q2 Earnings in the Books: AXP, SLB & More

Friday July 19 2019 Capping off the first week of unofficial earnings season we hear from several companies from a wide range of industries The good news is that most of the Q2 earnings results this morning were solid though like the full week of mostly strong reports marked (More)

Health Care Sector Update for 07/17/2019: GHSI, IMRN, ABT, JNJ, PFE, MRK, AMGN

Top Health Care Stocks Top Health Care Stocks JNJ 0 23 JNJ 0 23 PFE 0 23 PFE 0 23 ABT 2 01 ABT 2 01 MRK 0 13 MRK 0 13 AMGN FlatAMGN Flat Most leading health care stocks were gaining in pre market trading Wednesday Most leading health care stocks were gaining inpre (More)

Housing Starts, Building Permits Mixed; Q2 for BAC, USB, ABT

Wednesday July 17 2019 Housing Starts and Building Permits for June metrics that are essential for tracking overall domestic economic growth came in mixed this morning The headline read for new Housing Starts reached 1 253 million seasonally adjusted annualized units higher than (More)

Stock Market News for Jul 17, 2019

Wall Street s rally ended on Tuesday after President Donald Trump expressed his doubts about a near term solution to the lingering trade battle between the United States and China Meanwhile major banks reported sold second quarter results although investors remained cautious about the (More)

Wednesday’s Vital Data: United Airlines, Roku and United States Steel

InvestorPlace Stock Market News Stock Advice amp Trading Tips U S stock futures are heading for a sleepy open Source Shutterstock Ahead of the bell futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average are up 0 01 and S amp P 500 futures are higher by 0 02 Nasdaq 100 futures (More)

Health Care Sector Update for 07/17/2019: SGEN,GHSI,IMRN

Top Health Care StocksTop Health Care Stocks JNJ 0 26 JNJ 0 26 PFE 0 15 PFE 0 15 ABT 3 52 ABT 3 52 MRK 0 69 MRK 0 69 AMGN 0 62 AMGN 0 62 Health care stocks were higher this afternoon with the NYSE Health Care Index rising more than 0 4 in recent trade while shares of health (More)

Earnings Season Underway, EU Moves Lower On Trade Concerns, Uncertainty Dominant Theme On Wall Street

Futures Flat As Earnings Season Gets UnderwayFutures Flat As Earnings Season Gets Underway The U S futures are flat in early Wednesday trading as the 2nd quarter earnings season ramps to full speed So far the average S amp P 500 company has beaten its consensus EPS estimate but by a (More)

Health Care Sector Update for 07/17/2019: ADXS,SGEN,GHSI,IMRN

Top Health Care StocksTop Health Care Stocks JNJ 0 35 JNJ 0 35 PFE 0 18 PFE 0 18 ABT 3 23 ABT 3 23 MRK 0 50 MRK 0 50 AMGN 0 01 AMGN 0 01 Health care stocks eased slightly from their mid day gains this afternoon with the NYSE Health Care Index rising almost 0 3 in late trade (More)

Market Close Report: NASDAQ Composite index closes at 8,185.21 down -37.59 points

Wednesday s session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 8 185 21 The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1 83 billion Declining stocks led advancers by 1 7 to 1 ratio There were 1168 advancers and 1990 decliners for the day On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 27 stocks reached a 52 (More)

U.S. Dollar Index Futures (DX) Technical Analysis – Ready to Soar When Euro Breaks Support

The U S Dollar fell against a basket of currencies on Wednesday as Treasury yields dropped and the Euro recovered from a one week low The British Pound also rebounded to move higher after hitting a multi month low The U S Dollar fell against a basket of currencies on Wednesday as Treasury (More)

Nasdaq Today: Amazon Sold HOW Much During Prime Day? 

InvestorPlace Stock Market News Stock Advice amp Trading Tips It was another mixed trading session on Wednesday as investors digest a bevy of bank earnings before turning their eyes to different industries and sectors in the coming days and weeks Given that we went a march to new (More)

Dow Jones Today: A Lackluster Showing

InvestorPlace Stock Market News Stock Advice amp Trading Tips In advance of important earnings reports coming Thursday from some big name members of the Dow Jones Industrial Average the major U S equity indexes did a whole lot of nothing Wednesday Source Shutterstock The (More)

5 Top Stock Trades for Thursday: TSLA, GLD, ABT

InvestorPlace Stock Market News Stock Advice amp Trading Tips U S stock indices were again quiet on Wednesday as we begin to chip away at the tip of the earnings iceberg We re mostly delving through the banks right now but will have tech and other industries beginning (More)

Forex Daily Recap – 50% Fib Level Capped Cable’s Daily Gains

GBP USDGBP USD After following a slump rally for two days in a row the Cable appeared to head up for recovery today In the early hours the GBP USD pair was lingering near 1 2433 level or 23 6 Fibonacci level However in the middle of the day some upbeat UK economic data encouraged the (More)

Mixed Start to Q2 Earnings Season

Note The following is an excerpt from this week s Earnings Trends 160 report You can access the full report that contains detailed historical actual and estimates for the current and following periods 160 please click here gt gt gt Here are the (More)

Stats, Corporate Earnings and Trade War Chatter in Focus

Earlier in the Day Earlier in the Day Economic data released during the Asian session this morning was on the busier side Key stats included Japan s June trade figures and Australia s June employment numbers The National Bank of Australia also released its quarterly business confidence (More)

Health Care Sector Update for 07/16/2019: IMRN, MLNT, JNJ, PFE, ABT, MRK, AMGN

Top Health Care Stocks Top Health Care Stocks JNJ 0 60 JNJ 0 60 PFE 0 02 PFE 0 02 ABT FlatABT Flat MRK 0 05 MRK 0 05 AMGN 0 42 AMGN 0 42 Health care majors were mixed pre bell Tuesday Health care majors were mixed pre bell Tuesday Stocks moving on news include Stocks (More)

What Are DuPont's Key Businesses?

DuPont 160 DD is a U S based chemicals company which 160 merged with the Dow Chemical Company to create DowDuPont in 2017 DowDuPont subsequently split into three businesses Agriculture Products which now falls under Corteva Inc Materials Science business which now falls under (More)

Here's Why Nvidia's GPU Business Could See A Slowdown In The Near Term

Nvidia 160 NVDA 160 is the market leader in graphic processor units GPUs and the segment accounts for close to 85 of the company s total sales The segment sales saw strong growth in the recent years led by higher gaming and data center demand However sales could decline in (More)

Retail Sales Up, Import Prices Down, Q2 Earnings Solid

Tuesday July 16 2019 Retail Sales in June performed much better than expected with results posted ahead of today s opening bell 0 4 on the headline above the 0 1 expected Stripping out auto sales this number stays 0 4 and ex autos amp gas it balloons up to 0 7 The (More)

Stock Market News for Jul 16, 2019

Wall Street s rally continued on Monday buoyed by hopes of a Fed rate cut later this month Moreover fresh trade negotiations between the United States and China also boosted investor sentiment However market participants remained cautious and were closely monitoring second quarter 2019 (More)

Tuesday’s Vital Data: Citigroup, Twitter and Tesla

InvestorPlace Stock Market News Stock Advice amp Trading Tips U S stock futures are flirting with unchanged this morning Source Shutterstock Heading into the open futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average are up 0 05 and S amp P 500 futures are higher by 0 03 Nasdaq (More)

Earnings Season Hits High Gear, EU Markets Rise, RBA Set To Cut Rates In July

The U S Futures Firm After Earnings From Key PlayersThe U S Futures Firm After Earnings From Key Players The U S futures were lower in early premarket action but firmed after earnings were released from key S amp P 500 companies The Dow Jones Industrial Average led the move with an advance (More)

Health Care Sector Update for 07/16/2019: CGIX,IDXG,GNMX,JNJ

Top Health Care StocksTop Health Care Stocks JNJ 1 26 JNJ 1 26 PFE 0 21 PFE 0 21 ABT 0 73 ABT 0 73 MRK 0 41 MRK 0 41 AMGN 0 42 AMGN 0 42 Health care stocks were falling this afternoon with the NYSE Health Care Index dropping almost 0 4 while shares of health care companies in (More)

Health Care Sector Update for 07/16/2019: ONCS,CGIX,IDXG,GNMX,JNJ

Top Health Care StocksTop Health Care Stocks JNJ 1 58 JNJ 1 58 PFE 0 23 PFE 0 23 ABT 0 95 ABT 0 95 MRK 0 65 MRK 0 65 AMGN 0 82 AMGN 0 82 Health care stocks fell Tuesday with the NYSE Health Care Index dropping almost 0 4 while shares of health care companies in the S amp P 500 (More)

Market Close Report: NASDAQ Composite index closes at 8,222.80 down -35.39 points

Tuesday s session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 8 222 80 The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1 9 billion Declining stocks led advancers by 1 22 to 1 ratio There were 1422 advancers and 1739 decliners for the day On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 30 stocks reached a 52 (More)

U.S. Dollar Index Futures (DX) Technical Analysis – Shift in Momentum Could Lead to Change in Trend

The U S Dollar is trading higher against a basket of major currencies on Tuesday with most of the rally being driven by a weaker Euro and better than expected U S retail sales The U S Dollar is trading higher against a basket of major currencies on Tuesday with most of the rally being driven (More)

Forex Daily Recap – Mexican Peso Tanks 0.4% on Pemex Refinancing Plan

USD MXNUSD MXN Today the Mexican peso slumped more than 0 4 allowing the USD MXN pair to make a 0 66 whopping gain The fall in the peso currency came out of a market reaction to the Mexican government s stance to help out the most indebted oil firm Pemex The government proclaimed that (More)

5 Top Stock Trades for Wednesday: JNJ, WFC, UBER, APRN, ROKU

InvestorPlace Stock Market News Stock Advice amp Trading Tips U S stocks were slightly lower Tuesday as investors begin to digest corporate earnings results Over the coming weeks we ll be hit with hundreds of reports with banks mostly leading the charge on Tuesday Let (More)

Nasdaq Today: Roku’s New Highs; Beyond Meat’s Partnership

InvestorPlace Stock Market News Stock Advice amp Trading Tips The PowerShares QQQ ETF NASDAQ QQQ came within a dime but couldn t grind out new highs on Tuesday as we saw a decline in the Nasdaq today However that didn t stop everything from rallying as Roku (More)

Dow Jones Today: Earnings Disappointments

InvestorPlace Stock Market News Stock Advice amp Trading Tips With some marquee earnings reports out today it would have been reasonable to expect some more action out of the major U S equity benchmarks By the time the closing bell sounded though Tuesday had all the appearances (More)

Health Care Sector Update for 07/15/2019: CAPR, GLPG, GILD, NTGN, JNJ, PFE, ABT, MRK, AMGN

Top Health Care Stocks Top Health Care Stocks JNJ 0 30 JNJ 0 30 PFE 0 09 PFE 0 09 ABT FlatABT Flat MRK 0 34 MRK 0 34 AMGN 0 18 AMGN 0 18 Leading health care stocks were mostly climbing pre bell Monday Leading health care stocks were mostly climbing pre bell Monday (More)

Citigroup (C) Beats Easily, Empire State Swings to Positive

Monday July 15 2019 The opening salvo on busy season for Q2 earnings reports was supplied by Citigroup C which outperformed expectations on both top and bottom lines during today s pre market hours Earnings of 1 95 per share easily beat the 1 80 expected and the 1 62 in the year (More)

Stock Market News for Jul 15, 2019

Wall Street closed sharply higher on Friday following dovish signals from the Fed chair Jerome Powell hinting at a rate cut in July Meanwhile investors are cautiously waiting for second quarter 2019 earnings which will kick off from this week All three major stock indexes closed in the (More)

Bed Bath & Beyond Reports Weak Earnings, Will Comparable Sales Push Growth For Full Year?

Bed Bath amp Beyond 160 BBBY announced its Q1 2019 ended May 2019 results on July 10 2019 followed by a conference call with analysts The company reported revenue in line with consensus at 2 6 billion in Q1 2019 ended May 2019 a decrease of 6 6 y o y driven by declines (More)

Is Slack Overvalued?

Slack WORK went public in mid June with its current market cap standing at close to 19 billion The valuation is sizable considering that the company s revenues stood at just about 400 million in the most recent fiscal year with its operating losses also increasing In this analysis (More)

3 Big Stock Charts for Monday: Lowe’s, Netflix and Edison International

InvestorPlace Stock Market News Stock Advice amp Trading Tips The market logged its fourth straight day of gains on Friday fighting its way a little deeper into record high territory for the last three It all feels a bit artificial but it s not a train anybody dare risk jumping in (More)

Monday’s Vital Data: Johnson & Johnson, Ford and Square

InvestorPlace Stock Market News Stock Advice amp Trading Tips U S stock futures are trading higher as the Street gears up for a slew of bank earnings this week Citigroup NYSE C kicked off the festivities this morning with an earnings beat that has the stock up (More)

Health Care Sector Update for 07/15/2019: GLPG,GILD,OMCL,TEVA

Top Health Care StocksTop Health Care Stocks JNJ 0 58 JNJ 0 58 PFE 0 48 PFE 0 48 ABT 0 13 ABT 0 13 MRK 1 08 MRK 1 08 AMGN 1 10 AMGN 1 10 Health care stocks were edging higher with the NYSE Health Care Index rising nearly 0 2 in recent trade while the shares of health care (More)