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Netflix crushed: Who wins and who loses?

Netflix crushed: Who wins and who loses?

If you read this column, you have been warned on numerous occasions that Netflix (NFLX) shares were too high, not solely due the stock’s valuation, but due the very real negative impact strong competition could have on it’s subscriber growth…. Read More >

Stocks open lower on disappointing earnings reports

Stocks open lower on disappointing earnings reports

Stocks are lower at mid-morning Thursday. A series of disappointing earnings reports from American Express (AXP) and Ebay (EBAY) since yesterday’s close dampened investors’ enthusiasm. At present, the S&P 500 is down 0.25%, the DJIA is down 0.28%, and the… Read More >

Symbols: AXP EBAY SPY
Stock Score Weekly for July 19

Stock Score Weekly for July 19

Each week we like to spend a few minutes looking over the current rankings on InvestorsObserver’s Stock Score Report screener for potential stocks investors may want to consider. The screening tool combines both technical and… Read More >

Symbols: BURL CONN HD ORLY V
Stocks flat on hump day

Stocks flat on hump day

Stocks are relatively quiet at mid-morning Wednesday. Major indices are on either side of the break-even mark. A number of companies are higher after better-than-expected earnings reports, but that has failed to lift the broader market. At present, the S&P… Read More >

Symbols: XLF
Stocks for the cautious investor

Stocks for the cautious investor

Market optimism is high as we advance into the current earnings season but there are plenty of unknown that have a lot of investors feeling more than a little cautious this summer. One the bright side, the economy remains on… Read More >

Symbols: ADP COST PSA QQQ WM
Morning Update: Stocks unimpressed by earnings

Morning Update: Stocks unimpressed by earnings

Major U.S. equity indices are pointed lower ahead of the open Tuesday. Netflix (NFLX) is down sharply after reporting slower-than-expected subscriber growth after the bell yesterday evening. Dow component Goldman… Read More >

The Market Week Ahead: July 16 – July 20

The Market Week Ahead: July 16 – July 20

July 16 – The market got off to a relatively quiet week. The Dow finished today up a little, while the Nasdaq and S&P 500 posted declines. Day-to-day divergences could be more likely in the next couple of weeks as… Read More >

Markets mixed to start week

Markets mixed to start week

Stocks are little changed Monday morning. Earnings results from BlackRock and Bank of America failed to spark buying in the broader market. The S&P 500 remains at a key resistance level right around 2,800. At present, the S&P 500 is… Read More >

Symbols: SPY