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  • Macau: What's Been Priced In? Nomura Sees Value Emerging @ Barrons.com - 1 hour 8 minutes ago

    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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • IPO Week Ahead: Alibaba Aims for Biggest U.S. IPO Ever @ 24/7 Wall St. - Sat, Sep 13, 2014 9:35 AM EDT

    Now that it is finally here, the coming week’s initial public offering for China’s Alibaba is anything but anti-climactic.

  • Top Pharmaceutical Stock Highlights This Week’s Insider Selling 24/7 Wall St. - Sat, Sep 13, 2014 9:15 AM EDT

    With the summer doldrums over, the stock market is starting to return to normal. We also saw some very large insider selling in a top European pharmaceutical stock.

  • Insider Buying Continues This Week as Market Trades Lower @ 24/7 Wall St. - Sat, Sep 13, 2014 9:10 AM EDT

    Insiders looking to buy stock took advantage of the better volumes and returned to the market this past week.

  • Alibaba May Raise Price of IPO @ 24/7 Wall St. - Sat, Sep 13, 2014 8:45 AM EDT

    The New York Times reports that Alibaba may raise the price of its initial public offering. The demand for shares has been terrific.

  • [$$] Some Options for McDonald's @ Barrons.com - Sat, Sep 13, 2014 2:16 AM EDT

    In one of the year's great examples of Wall Street poetics, Janney Capital Markets' Mark Kalinowski headlined a research note, "That's not ketchup…it's blood," after another bad McDonald's sales report. McDonald's (MCD) same-store sales fell in August 2.8%, which may not seem much, but investors anticipated a mere 2% decline. …

  • The 4 Stocks That Tanked the Market @ 24/7 Wall St. - Fri, Sep 12, 2014 4:01 PM EDT

    September 12, 2014: Markets opened lower on Friday as the energy sector and utilities opened weaker. The stronger dollar weakens the crude price and raises Treasury rates which hurts utilities borrowing ...

  • The Blackstone Group LP (NYSE: BX ) is the largest alternative asset manager and one of the most sophisticated real estate operators in the world. It has recently been hitting on all cylinders, with its ...

  • He also holds a degree in accounting from the University of Washington—and he's putting that financial knowledge to use. Over the last ten years, he's made as much money trading stocks as he has selling his music, writes Reuters' David Randall. Kenny G, whose real last name is Gorelick, was one of the first investors …

  • File photo of U.S. jazz musician and saxophonist Kenny G performing during a concert in Hong Kong

    Kenny G, the best-selling jazz musician who once played at President Bill Clinton's inaugural ball, wakes up every morning to Starbucks. Instead, the man whose real name is Kenny Gorelick obsessively checks the company's stock price. Gorelick was one of the first investors in the Seattle-based chain. He was introduced …

  • File photo of U.S. jazz musician and saxophonist Kenny G performing during a concert in Hong Kong

    Kenny G, the best-selling jazz musician who once played at President Bill Clinton's inaugural ball, wakes up every morning to Starbucks. Instead, the man whose real name is Kenny Gorelick obsessively checks the company's stock price. Gorelick was one of the first investors in the Seattle-based chain. He was introduced to …

  • Exoskelton Maker ReWalk IPO Bursts Off the Starting Line @ 24/7 Wall St. - Fri, Sep 12, 2014 12:55 PM EDT

    ReWalk Robotics saw its shares nearly double Friday morning, following an initial public offering of 3 million shares.

  • Quoted: Jack Ma on Alibaba conquering the world @ San Jose Mercury News - Fri, Sep 12, 2014 12:04 PM EDT

    “In the past decade, we measured ourselves by how much we changed China. In the future, we will be judged by how much progress we bring to the world.” — Jack Ma, Alibaba CEO, in a letter to investors last ...

  • Strong Alibaba IPO Demand May Raise Price and Shares for Sale @ 24/7 Wall St. - Fri, Sep 12, 2014 11:30 AM EDT

    The underwriters and advisers to Alibaba have suggested that the IPO price range may rise and they may even raise the number of shares included in the offer.

  • Oppenheimer Adds 3 New Stocks to the Triple Play Buy List 24/7 Wall St. - Fri, Sep 12, 2014 9:10 AM EDT

    In their Triple Play selections, the Oppenheimer team combines three specific criteria when picking stocks. Three top new stocks to buy have made the list.

  • File photo of U.S. jazz musician and saxophonist Kenny G performing during a concert in Hong Kong

    Kenny G, the best-selling jazz musician who once played at President Bill Clinton's inaugural ball, wakes up every morning to Starbucks. Instead, the man whose real name is Kenny Gorelick obsessively checks the company's stock price. Gorelick was one of the first investors in the Seattle-based chain. He was introduced …

  • Thursday’s Top 10 After-Hours Stocks on the Move @ 24/7 Wall St. - Thu, Sep 11, 2014 5:29 PM EDT

    Thursday may have been a mixed day in the markets with a gain in the S&P 500 and a drop in the Dow, but there are many stocks with big moves or big trading volume in Thursday’s after-hours session. Some ...

  • The 4 Stocks That Weighed Down the DJIA @ 24/7 Wall St. - Thu, Sep 11, 2014 4:01 PM EDT

    September 11, 2014: Markets opened lower on Thursday as healthcare and energy stocks weighed down the open. Equities appear to be headed for a mixed close as tech stocks have put some air under the Nasdaq. ...

  • Hilton Secondary Offering May Loosen Blackstone’s Control @ 24/7 Wall St. - Thu, Sep 11, 2014 3:05 PM EDT

    Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HLT) has filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission to have a secondary offering. The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE: BX) will be acting as the Selling Stockholders ...

  • With Wednesday's close at $484.67, Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX ) shares have managed to climb $8 per share since Benzinga's last coverage of the stock. The market, meanwhile, has actually pulled back slightly ...

  • [$$] Goldman Recommends This Time Warner Trade @ Barrons.com - Thu, Sep 11, 2014 1:00 PM EDT

    Time Warner (TWX) now finds itself in such a situation, having rejected a takeover bid by 21st Century Fox (FOXA). Next month the media company will host its first analyst day meeting in four years, and management must persuade investors that it has a growth plan. The Fox offer valued Time Warner at $85 a share. With …

  • Jefferies Has 5 Big Internet Stocks to Buy for the Rest of 2014 @ 24/7 Wall St. - Thu, Sep 11, 2014 10:20 AM EDT

    A new report from the Internet team at Jefferies focuses primarily on August sales numbers and traffic, and it is very clear that the dominant Internet companies continue to get stronger.

  • Key Short Interest Changes in Defensive High-Yield Dividend Stocks @ 24/7 Wall St. - Thu, Sep 11, 2014 9:05 AM EDT

    The short interest data for the August 29 settlement date is out, and we have decided to look at what is happening in the short interest of the go-to high-dividend defensive stocks.

  • Why is the NASDAQ heavily weighted towards technology stocks? Market Realist - Thu, Sep 11, 2014 9:01 AM EDT

    The NASDAQ’s upstart image and all-electronic trading platform have attracted more technology-based companies. Many of these companies didn't qualify to list on the NYSE when they originally went public....

  • Strong Solar Trends Make Short Sellers Run for Cover @ 24/7 Wall St. - Thu, Sep 11, 2014 8:45 AM EDT

    All five of the solar stocks we track for short interest fell during the two-week period to August 29.

  • Short interest among the leading U.S. solar-related stocks shrank in the final two weeks of August. Advanced Energy Industries (NASDAQ: AEIS ), First Solar (NASDAQ: FSLR ) and GT Advanced Technologies ...

  • Ebay Inc., Google Inc. & Yelp Inc. See Rising Short Interest Benzinga - Thu, Sep 11, 2014 8:24 AM EDT

    Among the leading social media companies based in the United States, eBay (NASDAQ: EBAY ), Google (NASDAQ: GOOGL ) and Yelp (NYSE: YELP ) experienced significant upswings in short interest in late August. ...

  • These are the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations covered by 24/7 Wall St. on Thursday, September 11, 2014.

  • Short Interest Wanes in 3D Printing Stocks @ 24/7 Wall St. - Thu, Sep 11, 2014 7:25 AM EDT

    Short interest in the two-week period ending August 29 fell for three of the four 3D printing companies we follow.

  • MGM: New Jersey's Borgata Worth $1 Per Share, Says Nomura @ Barrons.com - Thu, Sep 11, 2014 2:34 AM EDT

    After yesterday's close, MGM Resorts (MGM) released a statement saying it was re-qualified to resume a 50% ownership of Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa, a New Jersey-based casino it co-owns with Boyd Gaming ...

  • Twitter to raise up to $1.5 billion in debt offering @ USA TODAY - Wed, Sep 10, 2014 7:40 PM EDT

    Twitter is selling convertible bonds in two $650 million chunks to institutional investors.

  • Open Sesame for Alibaba? @ Barrons.com - Wed, Sep 10, 2014 4:24 PM EDT

    ETF investors licking their chops at the Alibaba IPO may want to take a beat. Why? According to ETF.com the Chinese e-commerce giant's stock might not qualify for several ETFs that are linked to the MSCI ...

  • Is Merck & Co., Inc. A Leader In A Red Hot Market? Benzinga - Wed, Sep 10, 2014 2:50 PM EDT

    Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE: MRK ) stock has been on a steady incline for the most part since the 2009 bottom. With the stock now challenging 2007–2008 highs, will the underlying fundamentals be enough to ...

  • [$$] Cash In on Alibaba IPO With Yahoo Options @ Barrons.com - Wed, Sep 10, 2014 2:22 PM EDT

    For the average investor, getting a piece of Alibaba's initial public offering is as likely as winning the lottery. The underwriters of the Chinese e-commerce giant's (BABA) IPO will allocate shares to institutional customers who generate significant fees. Those customers are apt to sell for a quick profit in the aftermarket …

  • The Massive Number of Risk Disclosures in the Alibaba IPO Filing @ 24/7 Wall St. - Wed, Sep 10, 2014 2:20 PM EDT

    Alibaba is set to come public in the week ahead. There are many things to consider in this offering.

  • UPDATE: Bank Of America Downgrades Caterpillar Inc. Benzinga - Wed, Sep 10, 2014 11:42 AM EDT

    Analysts at Bank of America downgraded shares of Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT ) from Buy to Neutral and lowered the price target to $121 from $125. Bank of America analysts highlighted several reasons for ...

  • Top UBS Dividend Ruler Stocks Continue to Increase Shareholder Payouts @ 24/7 Wall St. - Wed, Sep 10, 2014 8:50 AM EDT

    A new research report from the Dividend Ruler Stocks team at UBS indicates that stocks on their list have increased dividends by an average of 11% thus far in 2014.

  • SunEdison has said that Google agreed to provide $145 million in equity financing for the Regulus solar power plant to be built in Kern County, Calif.

  • These are the top analyst upgrades and downgrades covered by 24/7 Wall St. for Wednesday, September 10, 2014.

  • Rocket Internet plans ?750m IPO @ Financial Times - Wed, Sep 10, 2014 4:28 AM EDT

    Rocket Internet, the German venture capital group that aims to dominate ecommerce in the developing world, is planning to float a stake of about 10 per cent in an initial public offering to raise about ...

  • Commentary Around 21Vianet Group Inc's ~20% Selloff Benzinga - Tue, Sep 9, 2014 6:20 PM EDT

    Shares of 21Vianet Group Inc (NASDAQ: VNET ) fell over 20 percent in Tuesday's session. Speculation abounds that the selling was due in part to investors making room in their portfolios for the potential ...

  • Flexsteel Increases Dividend To $0.18 From $0.15 Benzinga - Tue, Sep 9, 2014 4:53 PM EDT

    Flexsteel Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLXS ) ... The Board of Directors of Flexsteel Industries, Inc. approved a 20% increase in the Company's quarterly dividend by declaring $0.18 per share dividend payable ...

  • IPO Filing: Performance Food Group Company 24/7 Wall St. - Tue, Sep 9, 2014 3:19 PM EDT

    Performance Food Group Co. filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission for an initial public offering.

  • MKM: "Not Too Late" For Alibaba Exposure Via Yahoo @ Barrons.com - Tue, Sep 9, 2014 2:33 PM EDT

    There's no shortage of enthusiasm for Alibaba Group's (BABA) fast-approaching IPO, or for Yahoo (YHOO) shares, which reached a fresh 52-week high yesterday. Yet some analysts see the IPO pushing Yahoo's ...

  • [$$] Bank on BofA With Bullish Options @ Barrons.com - Tue, Sep 9, 2014 2:24 PM EDT

    In time, Bank of America may be seen as one of the great investments that rose from the ashes of the 2008 financial crisis. Though the bank (BAC) was nearly destroyed by its own greed and ill-timed acquisitions, ultimately driving the stock price down to about $2, the postcrisis recovery has created significant wealth …

  • Strong Synchrony Analyst Coverage a Long-Term Positive for GE @ 24/7 Wall St. - Tue, Sep 9, 2014 10:05 AM EDT

    The analyst quiet period for Synchrony Financial has now ended and analysts from the underwriting syndicate are out with mostly positive commentary on the credit card issuer.

  • RBC’s 4 Gold Stocks to Buy With Potential Upside of 40% or More @ 24/7 Wall St. - Tue, Sep 9, 2014 9:05 AM EDT

    A new report from RBC highlights the fact that while gold's spot price has remained range-bound and tepid, some of the top producers are up far more this year than the S&P 500 is.

  • Deutsche Bank’s 4 Top Biotech Stocks to Buy for This Year and 2015 @ 24/7 Wall St. - Tue, Sep 9, 2014 8:30 AM EDT

    A new report from the biotech team at Deutsche Bank fields questions from clients asking for specific stocks to buy for the rest of this year and 2015, and the analysts keep the answers short and sweet....

  • Markets Close Lower Ahead Of Apple Announcement Benzinga - Mon, Sep 8, 2014 4:55 PM EDT

    ​U.S. stocks were slightly lower following an increase in consumer lending. Fears over Russian action in the Ukraine have be dampened since Friday's ceasefire announcement. Traders and investors are patiently ...

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