If you’re not using Twitter, StockTwits, LinkedIn and other social media when you invest, you could be making a mistake that could deprive you of potential profits. One big catalyst that came in 2013 was the SEC [Securities and Exchange Commission] began allowing companies to use Facebook and Twitter to communicate information to investors. And they have been using social media as a way of releasing earnings information and significant corporate news.
The stock has been consolidating sideways in a fairly narrow range within a rectangle pattern. The consolidation has been coiling in the 118 to 120 area this month. A move above 119.93 would indicate a break out of the small flag, with the potential to reach 121.06 and then 123.08. (more…)
Antonio's Perspective for the week Apple Inc.(NASDAQ:AAPL) closed higher on Friday, reconfirming the new uptrend after the recent break above the major resistance level on decent volume. (more…)
As appeared on Benzinga on August 29th, 2016. The original article may be found here. Stockal, a firm that analyzes social and analyst sentiment, recently reviewed analyst behavior surrounding five different companies’ earnings. Using their Confidence Meter, which measures the aggregated opinion of over 200 Wall Street analysts, we can see how confidence Wall Street analysts are in certain stocks, and how they interpreted earnings. (more…)
As published in Benzinga on 9th August. The original article can be found here. An analysis of Stockal data shows that the Confidence Meter, a 1-100 scale measuring the combined perspectives of over 200 Wall Street analysts, can be an indicator for potential price action as far as several months in advance. Stockal took a look at four major tech stocks to see how correlated the two are. Here are
AMZN – Amazon.com Inc is a global E-Retailer. AMZN – Amazon.com Inc Fundamentals Previously closed at 717.93 Day's high 722.45 Day's low 711.51 P/E ratio 295.93 EPS 2.43 Analysts opinion This has been a bad week for retailers, while E-retailing has been booming. Consumer spending trends have not changed much, so this shows that people have just shifted to an online shopping experience. While retailers have just begun to
There are several characteristics to look for when buying dividend stocks for the long haul. Ideally, you want companies with stable and growing revenue, excellent track records of dividend increases, and histories of shareholder-friendly management, just to name a few important attributes. With that in mind, here are some examples of excellent dividend stocks for the long haul, You might not think of Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) as a dividend stock, but it recently yielded