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Con-Way Offers Upside Of 37%

By InvestAlike: Con-way's (NYSE:CNW) share value has gone up by 16% in a year. The company provides transportation, logistics and supply-chain management services to manufacturing, industrial and retail customers. Its major transportation takes place through the road by trucks. Show More Summary

JPMorgan Sells Health Savings Account Business To Webster Financial - A Win For Both

By Stock Gazer: Webster Financial (NYSE:WBS) and JPMorgan (NYSE:JPM) came to an agreement about the purchase and sale of Health Savings Accounts ( HSA ). The deal involves the sale of almost 700,000 accounts to Webster Financial's HSA Bank division. Show More Summary

Barnes & Noble Is Getting Back On Its Feet

By InvestAlike: Barnes & Noble's (NYSE:BKS) share price has gone up by 36% year-to-date. The company is presently in a turnaround phase and these efforts are now stabilizing the business operations. This is why losses have started narrowing for the company. Show More Summary

Russia ETFs Flirt With Bear Market, Still Gaining Assets

By Tom Lydon: Exchange traded funds tracking Russian equities are dangerously flirting with bear markets, but that is not preventing investors from putting new capital to work in the funds. On Monday, Russia's RTS Index, a dollar-denominated...Show More Summary

AUD/USD - Consolidates Around 0.8750

By Dean Popplewell: By Stuart McPhee AUD/USD for Wednesday, October 1, 2014 The last few weeks has seen a strong decline for the Australian dollar moving from close to 0.94 down to below 0.87 and an eight month low in the process. In the last couple of days it has taken a breather above 0.87 around 0.8750. Show More Summary

Locking Up Profits In Visa Due To Global Turmoil

By Abba's Aces: I recently closed my position in Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) from my growth portfolio because I had a pretty good gain in name and wanted to lock up some profits. I ended up buying shares of Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) because I wanted to buy into the biotech stock again. Show More Summary

IPO Preview: Vivint Solar

By IPOdesktop: Based in Provo, Utah, Vivint Solar (Pending:VSLR) scheduled a $350 million IPO on NYSE with a market capitalization of $1.8 billion at a price range midpoint of $17 for Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014. The full IPO calendar is...Show More Summary

SodaStream: Why This Holiday Season Is Crucial

By Bill Maurer: One name that has had a disappointing 2014 is SodaStream (NASDAQ:SODA). The company, whose machines allow you to make your own soda and other drink products at home, has seen its shares crumble as the growth story has not played out as expected. Show More Summary Daily Round Up 9/29/14: AGCO, UVSP, OPK, RSG

By InsiderInsights: Dollar value is only one metric to assess the significance of an insider transaction, but when high dollar value intersects with significance it spotlights a stock investors should take the time to consider. InsiderInsights...Show More Summary

Wednesday Watch

Evening Headlin es Bloomberg: Hong Kong Leader Leung Jeered by Democracy Protesters. Hong Kong’s Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying was jeered by pro-democracy demonstrators at a ceremony to hoist the Chinese flag as the city entered the sixth day of protests seeking free elections. Show More Summary

Aehr Test Systems' (AEHR) CEO Gayn Erickson on Q1 2015 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

By SA Transcripts: Aehr Test Systems (NASDAQ:AEHR) Q1 2015 Results Earnings Conference Call September 30, 2014, 05:00 PM ET Executives Jim Byers - IR Gayn Erickson - President and CEO Gary Larson - VP of Finance and CFO Analysts Colin Denman - Westerly Capital Management Tom Diffely - D.A. Show More Summary

Zacks' Bull Of The Day: Lands' End

By Zacks Investment Research: Lands' End, Inc. (NASDAQ:LE) celebrated its first quarter spun-off from Sears Holdings (NASDAQ:SHLD) by beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 117%. This Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) is cashing in on its strong catalog brand even as investors are being cautious. Show More Summary

Zacks' Bear Of The Day: Stage Stores

By Zacks Investment Research: Stage Stores, Inc. (NYSE:SSI) is one of the many retailers that is struggling as consumers get picky on what they're buying. This Zacks Rank #5 (Strong Sell) recently lowered full year guidance. Stage Stores has a unique part of the retail market. Show More Summary

Long The US Dollar... And Loving It

By ValueWalk: By Attain Capital While hardly scientific, we tend to have a knack for highlighting a certain market move or environment on the blog, and that market or environment quickly reversing course upon our piece hitting the airwaves. Show More Summary

Pinnacle Foods: A Dividend Growth Investment

By Jonathan Weber: Pinnacle Foods (NYSE:PF) had its IPO in 2013 on the NYSE at a share price of $20. Since then the packaged food company's shares rose to $32, an impressive 60% return. Pinnacle Foods' shares are up 20% year to date, its market capitalization is $3.79 billion. Show More Summary

Navient Is A High-Yielding Dividend Stock You Probably Never Heard Of

By Abba's Aces: I recently closed my position in American Realty Capital Properties Inc (NASDAQ:ARCP) from my dividend portfolio because my thesis in owning the stock was the fact that it had announced a spin-off, but the spin-off didn't come to fruition, hence the reason for closing the position. Show More Summary

3rd day of $QQQ short term down-trend

This market is teetering on the edge.  I have a few long positions which I have hedged with some call options on QID, just in case the QQQ falls off the cliff. This daily chart of SPY (S&P 500 index ETF) shows a lot of technical weakness.  Note the high volume down days illustrated by […]

Amazon's CEO Believes In India's Growth Story

By Trefis: Amazon's (NASDAQ:AMZN) CEO Jeff Bezos was in headlines due to his recent visit to India, and the decision to move ahead with $2 billion of investment in Amazon's operations in the country. This prompts us to wonder: Was this...Show More Summary

Write-Offs: 09.30.14

$$$ How Not To Regulate [The Atlantic] $$$ Ex-Pimco Money Manager Accused Firm of Price Manipulation [Bloomberg] $$$ Dimon Pep Talk Consoles Eric Cantor on Way to Wall Street [Bloomberg] $$$ Prison bankers cash in on captive customers...Show More Summary

UBS Says Settlement For Forex Failures Will Include Finding That UBS Failed Vis-à-Vis Forex

Read on and learn, well, basically nothing that you could not have intuited. The terms proposed include findings that UBS failed to have adequate controls in relation to its foreign exchange business that were adequate to prevent misconduct, and would involve material monetary penalties. Show More Summary

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