Insider buying can be a bullish signal for a stock. This is especially the case if the stock has recently had a large drop in price. Insiders are people who have access to confidential information about a company. When they buy or sell their company’s stock, they need to make a public filing with the
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Over the last few years, most of the news about master limited partnerships (MLPs) hasn’t exactly been great. From lower energy prices to tax-reform, MLPs have been hit hard from all sides. Thanks to bankruptcies, private equity buyouts, and simplification transactions, the number of MLPs has shrunk considerably. Since the Alerian Index — the main
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There’s a correlation between recent weakness in the stock market — led by certain sectors — and Elizabeth Warren’s surge in the polls, according to some analysts and strategists on Wall Street. One banking analyst, Oppenheimer’s Chris Kotowski, went so far as to title his latest research note “The Warren Correction,” where he pointed out
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At the end of September, investment commentator Mark Hulbert discussed the idea of the short-interest ratio affecting the general direction of the markets.  While some believe that a rising short-interest ratio is a bullish sign for stocks, others such as University of Utah finance professor Matthew Ringgenberg feel otherwise.  Ringgenberg believes that by monitoring short
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Since a two-session, 20% plunge following second-quarter results on Aug. 1, Square (NYSE:SQ) stock has slipped another 4%. In fact, SQ stock nearly touched 2019 lows last month before a recent rally. Source: Jonathan Weiss / Shutterstock.com That trading hardly seems like good news. Indeed, I thought back in late August that SQ stock might
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U.S. stock futures are trading lower this morning after sellers swarmed to reject yesterday’s rally attempt. With resistance now reaffirmed, bears are in control of the short-term trend. Ahead of the bell, futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average are down 0.7%, and S&P 500 futures are lower by 0.6%. Nasdaq-100 futures have lost just
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An American Airlines Boeing 737-800 plane takes off from Los Angeles International airport. Mike Blake | Reuters Check out the companies making headlines after the bell: Shares of American Airlines dipped 1.65% during extended trading after authorities in Miami forcibly removed a man on a flight to Newark, New Jersey earlier Monday. The man reportedly
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No two years are ever exactly alike, but the start of the fourth quarter of 2019 looked eerily similar to the same period in 2018. Last week, the stock market was shaky, and the price of crude oil fell to the bottom end of its trading range. In 2018, price carnage during the fourth quarter
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Michael J. Casey is the chairman of CoinDesk’s advisory board and a senior advisor for blockchain research at MIT’s Digital Currency Initiative. The following article originally appeared in CoinDesk Weekly, a custom-curated newsletter delivered every Sunday exclusively to our subscribers. The only certain thing to say about the implications of any isolated Securities and Exchange Commission
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U.S. equities posted modest declines to the start week as deal makers from the U.S. and China prepare to engage in highly anticipated trade negotiations on trade. Source: Shutterstock It was conflicting headlines on the trade front that capped upside for riskier assets today. Speculation is running high that because of a slowdown in its
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If any modern industry has fierce competition, it’s content streaming. Having to contend with Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX), Hulu, Amazon’s (NASDAQ:AMZN) Prime platform, Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL)’s TV+, as well as Disney’s (NYSE:DIS) Disney+ made it difficult for Roku (NASDAQ:ROKU) stock to make any headway in September. Source: AhmadDanialZulhilmi / Shutterstock.com In light of this, Pivotal Research analyst Jeffrey Wlodarczak assigned Roku stock an
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