Merck stock popped Thursday after beating expectations with 2021 guidance that could become richer if its Covid pill gains authorization.
Shares of Novavax (NASDAQ: NVAX) were soaring 24.1% higher as of 12:35 p.m. ET on Tuesday. European Medicines Agency head Emma Cooke told European Union health ministers on Tuesday that Novavax's COVID-19 vaccine could be authorized in the "near future." Also, a study led by the University of Oxford found that a second dose of Novavax's vaccine following an initial dose of AstraZeneca's (NASDAQ: AZN) vaccine was significantly more effective than two doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine.
Shares of Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) rose 3.5% to a record closing price of $171.18 on Tuesday, after an analyst placed a price target on the stock that represents a new high among Wall Street's estimates. Morgan Stanley analyst Katy Huberty now sees Apple's shares rising to $200, up from a previous forecast of $164. Huberty sees Apple's share price rising as traders seek out high-quality companies that are thought to be safer investments, now that volatility has returned to the financial markets.
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Shares of Moderna (NASDAQ: MRNA) were rising 3.1% as of 12:51 p.m. ET. The gain came after results were announced for a COVID-19 vaccine study led by the University of Oxford. This study found that a second dose of Moderna's vaccine following a first dose of either the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine or the AstraZeneca vaccine was more effective than two doses of the two other vaccines.
Shares of Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA) turned "red" on a "green" day for the stock market -- and Comcast has only itself to blame for it. As of 1:11 p.m. ET, Comcast stock is down an even 5%. In a business update revealed at UBS' investor conference today, Comcast CEO Brian Roberts advised that the company will be looking at just 7% to 8% growth in earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortization (EBITDA) when it reports earnings next month, according to StreetInsider.com.
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Analysts at investment bank Wells Fargo initiated coverage across the sector, warning of overvaluation among marijuana companies and suggesting investors turn their attention to hydroponics suppliers instead -- but marijuana stocks leapt higher anyway. As of 12:35 p.m. ET, shares of Tilray (NASDAQ: TLRY) are gaining 4.6%, and both Aurora Cannabis (NASDAQ: ACB) and Canopy Growth (NASDAQ: CGC) are up 7.1% each. The focus of Wells Fargo's ire this morning is the last company on that list -- Canopy Growth.
Hydrogen fuel-cell stocks kicked off Tuesday on a strong note, with shares of Plug Power (NASDAQ: PLUG), Bloom Energy (NYSE: BE), and Nikola (NASDAQ: NKLA) jumping 7.7%, 7%, and 5.7%, respectively, as of 2:25 p.m. ET. Multiple developments that confirm rising global interest in green hydrogen and fuel-cell technology reignited investor interest in leading hydrogen stocks today. Meanwhile, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is collaborating with French utility Engie to invest $5 billion to develop renewable energy and hydrogen projects with two gigawatts of capacity by 2030.
Shares of Digital Turbine (NASDAQ: APPS) took off on Tuesday, surging as much as 16.5%. The digital advertising specialist expanded its relationship with a strategic partner, which bodes well for the company's future prospects. In a press release, Digital Turbine said it was expanding its existing relationship with Telefónica, one of the largest telecommunications service providers in the world.
Companies such as DigitalOcean Holdings (NYSE: DOCN) and Palantir (NYSE: PLTR) fit this description. On the surface, DigitalOcean might seem like a disadvantaged enterprise. DigitalOcean offers easy-to-understand plans with straightforward pricing, making evaluating the service more accessible for entrepreneurs.
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Shares of Nvidia (NASDAQ: NVDA) charged higher on Tuesday, adding as much as 6.2%. An analyst added the chipmaker to its "best of" list for 2022, citing potential from the metaverse, while the broad market rally was no doubt a contributing factor. Analysts at Citi named Nvidia as one of their top stocks to buy for 2022.
The past month or so has been terrible for fintech company stocks, but on Tuesday, they shifted gears as investors began to shake off their fears about the potential risks carried by the omicron COVID-19 variant. On a day when the Nasdaq Composite climbed by 3%, Upstart (NASDAQ: UPST) rose roughly 10%, LendingClub (NYSE: LC) gained about 8%, and Katapult (NASDAQ: KPLT) rose by 14.3%. This autumn, worries intensified that inflation would be stronger and last longer than experts previously expected.
In this article we are going to use hedge fund sentiment as a tool and determine whether Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) is a good investment right now. We like to analyze hedge fund sentiment before conducting days of in-depth research. We do so because hedge funds and other elite investors have numerous Ivy League graduates, […]
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