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  • Shares of Rackspace Hosting Inc (NYSE: RAX ) experienced a significant reduction in share price Wednesday following the company’s decision to remain and independent public firm and not authorize a share ...

  • Amgen, Inc. Poised To Break Higher Benzinga - 17 hours ago

    After hitting more highs over the past month, the last week or two has been somewhat of a choppy period of time in the stock market. The end of last week and start to this week drew a lot of stocks lower, ...

  • Alibaba IPO: Everything You Need to Know The Fiscal Times - 18 hours ago

    Alibaba Group, the Chinese e-commerce giant, is expected to go public on Friday in what is likely to be the largest IPO ever. What is Alibaba? Started by Jack Ma in his apartment 15 years ago, it’s now China’s largest online retailer and has drawn comparisons to eBay and Amazon, although unlike the American e-commerce …

  • Looking for a foothold in the Chinese market with dividends to boot? Consider this threesome.

  • Twitter Inc (NYSE: TWTR ) stock still looks strong technically, despite the short-term pullback in the shares. Are the bulls right that this is merely a “pause that refreshes”? The Bullish View... The ...

  • Why Endo Wants to Acquire Auxilium So Much @ 24/7 Wall St. - 21 hours ago

    Endo International made an unsolicited buyout offer to Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, right after the latter announced that it had entered into an agreement to merge with QLT.

  • In the September update on their Quality Growth at a Reasonable Price portfolio, the UBS analysts offer a thorough look at current premium valuations for some top stocks.

  • Cenkos reports sixfold rise in profit @ Financial Times - Wed, Sep 17, 2014 3:36 AM EDT

    Cenkos, the small-cap broker behind the AA's flotation, has reported a sixfold rise in interim pre-tax profit to £23.5m as it continues to ride the wave of the UK's resurgent IPO market. The Aim-listed ...

  • [$$] How Yahoo Can Maximize Its $35B Alibaba Stake @ Barrons.com - Tue, Sep 16, 2014 7:06 PM EDT

    A recent spinoff from John Malone's Liberty Ventures could prove a model for how Yahoo! could get its remaining stake in Alibaba to its shareholders in a tax-efficient way following Alibaba's pending initial public offering. If Yahoo (YHOO) can execute a tax-friendly sale of its big remaining stake in Alibaba (BABA), the …

  • Alibaba risk: China's rise leaves out investors Associated Press - Tue, Sep 16, 2014 5:43 PM EDT
    FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, file photo, Alibaba Group founder and Executive Chairman Jack Ma smiles before an IPO road show at a hotel in Hong Kong. Potential investors have swarmed to Alibaba’s presentations in advance of the initial offering. Demand has grown so feverish that Alibaba on Monday said it planned to raise the offering price from the $60 to $66 a share it had earlier set to $66 to $68. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu, File)

    WASHINGTON (AP) — American investors are clamoring to buy a stake in Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, which is launching what may prove the biggest initial public stock offering ever.

  • Facebook Inc (NASDAQ: FB ) shares have ranged from $51.85 to $78.36 this year. The latter of those two levels, in fact, was just tested in the last few days. So, is the current pullback a buying opportunity? ...

  • Shares of Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA ) seemed to be invincible as recently as September 4, when it peaked out at $291.42. Since then, however, the stock has pulled back over 10 percent to under $260. ...

  • Survey Sees No Quick Upside For Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. Benzinga - Tue, Sep 16, 2014 3:41 PM EDT

    Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. shares are unlikely to significantly gain in value during the first month of trading, according to an investor opinion survey released Tuesday. Alibaba is expected to price its ...

  • Alibaba must overcome history of Chinese stock losers @ San Jose Mercury News - Tue, Sep 16, 2014 1:40 PM EDT

    American investors are clamoring to buy a stake in Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, which is launching what may prove the biggest initial public stock offering ever. But history is stacked against them....

  • EBay Inc. Shares Trying To Hold On Above Support Benzinga - Tue, Sep 16, 2014 1:39 PM EDT

    Shares of eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY ) have come back down after testing "correction resistance" above $56 in late August. Shares are trading around $51.70, just above key support at $50.48. Can ...

  • Euro Launch and Alibaba IPO Still Worry Netflix Investors @ 24/7 Wall St. - Tue, Sep 16, 2014 1:20 PM EDT

    Shares of Netflix traded lower Tuesday as the company rolls out is video on-demand service to six more European countries.

  • 7 Stocks Mined From The Bottom Decile Benzinga - Tue, Sep 16, 2014 9:57 AM EDT

    Whenever academics, geeks and quant jockeys get together to talk about markets and stocks, a few catch phrases are likely to dominate much of the conversation. One is "anomalies" -- those pesky ...

  • Alibaba ups IPO share price to $66-$68 range @ USA TODAY - Tue, Sep 16, 2014 9:50 AM EDT

    Demand for Alibaba's IPO this week appears so strong that the company has increased its initial price range to between $66 and $68 a share.

  • In a report published Tuesday, Morgan Stanley analyst Betsy L. Graseck reiterated an Overweight rating on Ally Financial Inc (NYSE: ALLY ), but removed the $30.00 price target. In the report, Morgan Stanley ...

  • Alcoa Raises Capital to Pay for Firth Rixson Acquisition 24/7 Wall St. - Tue, Sep 16, 2014 9:20 AM EDT

    Alcoa is raising new capital to help the company pay for its previously announced acquisition of the Firth Rixson business.

  • These are the top analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations covered by 24/7 Wall St. for Tuesday, September 16, 2014.

  • Alibaba Boosts IPO Price Range @ 24/7 Wall St. - Tue, Sep 16, 2014 7:10 AM EDT

    Alibaba has raised the expected price range on its initial public offering from the prior $60 to $66 to a new range of $66 to $68.

  • Alibaba IPO Investors Should Be Careful What They Wish For The Fiscal Times - Tue, Sep 16, 2014 5:30 AM EDT

    If Jack Ma has his way, this week’s IPO of Alibaba Group, China’s online retailing behemoth, will blow away the public market debuts of tech darlings Google, Facebook and Twitter. To be precise, Ma, Alibaba’s founder and chairman, is hoping that the company’s IPO will raise $24 billion or more in proceeds. Alibaba clearly …

  • Alibaba raises IPO price range on strong demand Associated Press - Mon, Sep 15, 2014 10:18 PM EDT

    NEW YORK (AP) — Alibaba now plans to raise up to $25.03 billion in its upcoming IPO, making what was expected to be the biggest stock market debut even bigger.

  • CNBC's Jeff Cox this afternoon discussed on the channels'  "Closing Bell" how the upcoming Alibaba Group Holding IPO, due this Friday, which is expected to be the largest U.S. Instead, investors will have to look to less actively traded funds such as the Renaissance IPO ETF (IPO), and the two flavors of KraneShares Trust …

  • Alibaba raises IPO price days before market debut @ San Jose Mercury News - Mon, Sep 15, 2014 8:29 PM EDT

    Already marketing the largest-ever initial public offering, Alibaba on Monday upped the price of a tech deal amid voracious demand from investors. The Chinese e-commerce giant increased the price range ...

  • Alibaba increases potential price for IPO shares @ San Jose Mercury News - Mon, Sep 15, 2014 7:39 PM EDT

    Alibaba now plans to raise up to $25.03 billion in its upcoming IPO, making what was expected to be the biggest stock market debut even bigger.

  • Alibaba IPO analysis: To buy or not to buy @ USA TODAY - Mon, Sep 15, 2014 6:22 PM EDT

    Retail investors face dangers buying shares of fundamentally strong companies soon after they go public.

  • Alibaba's IPO on Tap: Raises Pricing Range to $66 to $68 @ Barrons.com - Mon, Sep 15, 2014 5:48 PM EDT

    Alibaba Group Holding is set to price its IPO this Thursday, September 18th, and open for trading Friday morning, under the ticker "BABA," and already the buzz has been fairly thick today in advance. My colleague Andrew Bary wrote in this weekend's Barron's print edition that Alibaba's "high growth, strong profitability …

  • Ahead of blockbuster IPO, Alibaba raises price range to $66-$68 a share @ Los Angeles Times - Mon, Sep 15, 2014 5:41 PM EDT

    Alibaba is seeing huge demand for its initial public offering and has raised the price range of its shares to $66 to $68. The Chinese Internet behemoth is expected to go public on Friday on the New York ...

  • Alibaba lifts IPO range to $66-$68 @ Financial Times - Mon, Sep 15, 2014 5:16 PM EDT

    Alibaba has substantially boosted the amount it plans to raise in its listing this Friday after high investor interest in the Chinese ecommerce company. The company will price its shares at between $66 ...

  • Technology Stocks Down As Rest Of The Market Starts Week Flat Benzinga - Mon, Sep 15, 2014 5:15 PM EDT

    Although the S&P 500 finished the day flat, high-flying technology stocks were hit hard, dragging the sector down 0.8 percent on the session. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 43.6 points, or 0.26 ...

  • Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA ) boosted the price range of its pending initial public offering to $66 to $68, from its previous target of $60 to $66 per share. News of the higher price range came ...

  • The 52-Week Low Club for Monday @ 24/7 Wall St. - Mon, Sep 15, 2014 4:05 PM EDT

    September 15, 2014: The following stocks are among the 133 equities making new 52-week lows today: Cree Inc. (NASDAQ: CREE) dropped about 4.7% on Monday to post a new 52-week low of $40.66. Share volume ...

  • 6 Stocks Portfolio Managers Are Selling to Fund New Alibaba Stakes @ 24/7 Wall St. - Mon, Sep 15, 2014 3:05 PM EDT

    The upcoming Alibaba IPO is going to instantly create another instant mega-cap stock for portfolio managers to invest in.

  • The IPO calendar picks up for the week of September 15, with seven new issues slated to debut including the much anticipated Alibaba (NYSE: BABA ) IPO. Wednesday, September 17 Home health and human services ...

  • Midday losers from Monday, September 15. Digital Ally, Inc. (NASDAQ: DGLY ) -12% - It appears profit takers continue to trend the stock lower following a massive rise in share price beginning in mid August. ...

  • Alibaba IPO Speculation helps Yahoo Reach Record High StockTwits - Mon, Sep 15, 2014 12:44 PM EDT

    China’s Alibaba is set to be a smash hit after its initial public offering. And riding on that success is Yahoo Inc., whose best days seem to be behind it.

  • Midday gainers from Monday, September 15. Avanir Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ: AVNR ) +65% - The company announced positive results from its phase II clinical trial evaluating the safety and efficacy of ...

  • Atlantic City certainly does not benefit from the planned closure Trump Plaza and threatened closure of Trump Taj Mahal, the only remaining properties of Trump Entertainment Resorts, which filed for bankruptcy ...

  • ReWalk Goes From Marching to Sprinting @ 24/7 Wall St. - Mon, Sep 15, 2014 11:35 AM EDT

    Shares of Rewalk Robotics surged again on Monday, following its initial public offering on Friday.

  • In a report published Monday, S&P Capital analyst Gary F. Albanese reiterated a Buy rating and $69.75 price target on Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE: MUR ). In the report, S&P Capital noted, “Murphy Oil ...

  • U.S. Hepatitis Problem to Continue Driving These 4 Top Stocks @ 24/7 Wall St. - Mon, Sep 15, 2014 10:55 AM EDT

    A new research report from UBS focuses on four top companies that are making great strides in treatments for patients -- and generating gigantic revenues.

  • In anticipation of Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA ) massive IPO due on Friday and in honor of this year’s outstanding year for IPOs, it seems only natural to look back at some of this year’s ...

  • Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ: YHOO ) gained slightly as the market opened Monday on news Alibaba Group Holdings plans to boost the top end of its IPO price range by six percent because of strong demand. Yahoo holds ...

  • Top Stocks That Will See Huge Buying in S&P Index Quarterly Rebalancing @ 24/7 Wall St. - Mon, Sep 15, 2014 9:00 AM EDT

    All stock market indexes rebalance on a quarterly basis, as price movement constantly upsets the actual percentage that is supposed to be allocated.

  • RBC’s 4 Top Large-Cap Technology Services Stocks to Buy @ 24/7 Wall St. - Mon, Sep 15, 2014 8:30 AM EDT

    When you have had a market rally like we have experienced the past two years, there comes a time when stock rotation becomes important.

  • Macau: What's Been Priced In? Nomura Sees Value Emerging @ Barrons.com - Mon, Sep 15, 2014 4:31 AM EDT

    Macau stocks have been sold off in the third-quarter. Las Vegas Sands (LVS) slumped 17.1%. MGM Resorts (MGM) dipped 10%. Wynn Resorts (WYNN) retreated 12.1%. Melco Crown (MPEL) lost 22.3% of its market ...

  • Hong Kong rethinks rules after Alibaba IPO loss Associated Press - Mon, Sep 15, 2014 3:55 AM EDT
    Alibaba Group founder and Executive Chairman Jack Ma waves to reporters before an IPO road show at a hotel in Hong Kong Monday, Sept. 15, 2014. ibaba’s choice of New York over Hong Kong for its blockbuster IPO was a blow for the Chinese financial center. Now, the city’s stock market is starting to rethink rules that stopped it from accommodating the Chinese e-commerce giant’s unique management setup. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)

    HONG KONG (AP) — Alibaba's choice of New York over Hong Kong for its blockbuster IPO was a blow for the Chinese financial center. Now, the city's stock market is starting to rethink rules that stopped it from accommodating the Chinese e-commerce giant's unique management setup.

  • London heads for record IPO year despite earlier loss of appetite @ Financial Times - Sun, Sep 14, 2014 10:15 AM EDT

    London is heading for a record year in terms of initial public offerings, despite the waning of enthusiasm for some flotations earlier in the year, according to new analysis. Capita Asset Services, a subsidiary ...

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