Tagged: stock market

26
Sep
2014

Stocks Moving on Good News, But Investor Sentiment Depends on the Fed

Stock market action might not be robust, but the stock market has made a full recovery from the correction that began in May. Investor sentiment is pretty decent right now, even though earnings expectations among large-cap companies have fallen considerably. There are still good event-driven trades in this stock market, but...

VIDEO: High-Speed Trading Goes into the Clouds 1
23
Sep
2014

VIDEO: High-Speed Trading Goes into the Clouds

For some high-speed firms, the speed game has changed. Instead of trying to shave fractions of a second off trades, some of these managers are now in a race to see who can get economic indicators to a cloud of proprietary data and then back onto an exchange’s data center...

VIDEO: Michael Kors Revenue Soars 43 Percent 2
04
Aug
2014

VIDEO: Michael Kors Revenue Soars 43 Percent

Michael Kors reported another quarter of blistering sales growth as demand for its handbags and watches surged in North America. Shares of the company, founded by fashion designer Michael Kors, were up 3.4 percent premarket on Monday after the company also raised its full-year revenue and profit outlook. The company...

VIDEO: Allergan Sues Valeant, Ackman For Alleged Insider Trading 3
03
Aug
2014

VIDEO: Allergan Sues Valeant, Ackman For Alleged Insider Trading

Botox maker Allergan Inc on Friday accused rival Valeant Pharmaceuticals International and billionaire investor William Ackman of violating securities laws by using insider information as they prepared a takeover bid for the drug company. In a civil lawsuit filed in federal court in California, Allergan said Ackman’s Pershing Square Capital...

VIDEO: Soggy Weather: Soggy Doughnut Sales 5
09
Jun
2014

VIDEO: Soggy Weather: Soggy Doughnut Sales

Looks like the weather gods, who have taken a lot of grief in recent months, also have made for some soggy earnings at Krispy Kreme. Or so the company says about its rough first quarter. Little wonder, the company’s shares dropped more than 10% in after market trading on Monday,...

21
Apr
2014

5 Important Tips Before Investing Online

5 Important Tips Before Investing Online Whenever you are planning to make money in a currency markets you need to know some recommendations and stay with the proper way. Everyone wants to invest in the stock market and dream of growing prosperous, nonetheless they never figure out how to get...

10
Apr
2014

Investments – The Best Way to Maximize your Income

What is an Investment? Investments have several different meanings. One of the most popular usages of the word “investment” is creating an entity with the idea of generating wealth, such as investing to create your own business. However, the world “investing” is also used to putting money in a business...

VIDEO: Are Emerging Markets Too Toxic To Touch? 6
30
Mar
2014

VIDEO: Are Emerging Markets Too Toxic To Touch?

Asia Confidential has received a lot of feedback on our view of the relative attractiveness of Chinese and South Korean stocks in both Asian and international contexts. Some of the feedback has suggested that the risks with these markets are too great to make them investible at this juncture. Risk...

VIDEO: Week Ahead: Candy Crush IPO 7
24
Mar
2014

VIDEO: Week Ahead: Candy Crush IPO

Most of the headlines this coming week will be made by the expected IPO pricing and market debut of King Digital Entertainment, maker of the smartphone game Candy Crush Saga. King is expected to price on Tuesday at between $21 and $24 a share, which would give the whole of...