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  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Natus Medical Inc.
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    Markit

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Natus Medical Inc.

    Natus Medical Inc NASDAQ/NGS:BABY Score: Neutral (59) 10 days at current score. Upgraded from Negative on November 29th 2018 View full report here! Summary This company ranked positively in all 3 IHS Markit categories but was neutral compared

  • Should You Buy Carnival Corporation (CCL)?
    Finance
    Insider Monkey

    Should You Buy Carnival Corporation (CCL)?

    Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) has experienced an increase in hedge fund sentiment of late. CCL was in 36 hedge funds' portfolios at the end of September. There were 29 hedge funds in our database with CCL positions at the end of the previous quarter.

  • Business
    Fox Business

    Combat the US labor shortage with these 5 ideas

    There are more U.S. job openings, about 7 million, compared to the roughly 6 million workers in the market for a new position. Industries including manufacturing and construction can't find enough workers with the proper skill set to hire. As a result

  • Hedge Funds Are Buying Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc (ZBH)
    Finance
    Insider Monkey

    Hedge Funds Are Buying Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc (ZBH)

    We at Insider Monkey have gone over 700 13F filings that hedge funds and prominent investors are required to file by the SEC The 13F filings show the funds' and investors' portfolio positions as of September 30th. In this article, we look at what those

  • Hedge Funds Are Dumping FedEx Corporation (FDX)
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    Insider Monkey

    Hedge Funds Are Dumping FedEx Corporation (FDX)

    Concerns over rising interest rates and expected further rate increases have hit several stocks hard since the end of the third quarter. NASDAQ and Russell 2000 indices are already in correction territory. More importantly, Russell 2000 ETF (IWM) underperformed

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about G-III Apparel Group Ltd.
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    Markit

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about G-III Apparel Group Ltd.

    G-III Apparel Group Ltd NASDAQ/NGS:GIII Score: Neutral (41) 4 days at current score. Upgraded from Negative on December 5th 2018 View full report here! Summary This company ranked neutral compared to the Consumer Services sector with only

  • Is General Electric Company (GE) A Good Stock To Buy?
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    Insider Monkey

    Is General Electric Company (GE) A Good Stock To Buy?

    Hedge funds run by legendary names like Nelson Peltz and David Tepper make billions of dollars a year for themselves and their super-rich accredited investors (you’ve got to have a minimum of $1 million liquid to invest in a hedge fund) by spending enormous resources on analyzing and uncovering data about small-cap stocks that the big brokerage houses don’t follow. General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) has experienced an increase in activity from the world's largest hedge funds of late. GE was in 46 hedge funds' portfolios at the end of the third quarter of 2018.

  • Is Praxair, Inc. (PX) A Good Stock To Buy According To Hedge Funds?
    Finance
    Insider Monkey

    Is Praxair, Inc. (PX) A Good Stock To Buy According To Hedge Funds?

    Investing in hedge funds can bring large profits, but it’s not for everybody since hedge funds are available only for high-net-worth individuals. A particularly interesting group of stocks that hedge funds like is the small-caps. The huge amount of capital does not allow hedge funds to invest a lot in small-caps, but our research showed that their most popular small-cap ideas are less efficiently priced and generate stronger returns than their large- and mega-cap picks and the broader market.

  • Huawei became a force by stealing Cisco’s technology: Gordon Chang
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    Fox Business Videos

    Huawei became a force by stealing Cisco’s technology: Gordon Chang

    “The Coming Collapse of China” author Gordon Chang says China's government supported the business practices of Huawei Technologies.

  • 4 Big Brands That May Not Be Around Much Longer
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    Motley Fool

    4 Big Brands That May Not Be Around Much Longer

    Toys R Us became the latest major retailer to close all of its stores, joining one-time giants like Circuit City, Linens 'n Things, Borders Books & Music, Radio Shack, Circuit City, Sharper Image, Bon-Ton, and a few others in failure.

  • Spectrum Pharma (SPPI) Down 3.7% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Rebound?
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    Zacks

    Spectrum Pharma (SPPI) Down 3.7% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Rebound?

    A month has gone by since the last earnings report for Spectrum Pharmaceuticals (SPPI). Will the recent negative trend continue leading up to its next earnings release, or is Spectrum Pharma due for a breakout? Before we dive into how investors and analysts have reacted as of late, let's take a quick look at its most recent earnings report in order to get a better handle on the important drivers.

  • We just got a look into the future for investors
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    Yahoo Finance

    We just got a look into the future for investors

    The Dow lost 4.5%, the S&P 500 dropped 4.6%, and the Nasdaq dropped 4.9%. “We think that this week’s turbulence provides a reasonable guide to the trends to watch for in markets next year,” said Oliver Jones, markets economist at Capital Economics. As of Friday’s close, the S&P 500 was off 1.5% for the year, while Treasury yields are still up sharply from where they began the year, with the 10-year finishing the week at 2.845% after starting 2018 at around 2.45%.

  • Eli Lilly and Company (LLY): Are Hedge Funds Right About This Stock?
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    Insider Monkey

    Eli Lilly and Company (LLY): Are Hedge Funds Right About This Stock?

    With the third-quarter round of 13F filings behind us it is time to take a look at the stocks in which some of the best money managers in the world preferred to invest or sell heading into the fourth quarter. Interestingly the margin of underperformance of these stocks has been increasing in recent years.

  • IBD Stock Of The Day: Church & Dwight Nears Buy Point As New Products Drive Sales
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    Investor's Business Daily

    IBD Stock Of The Day: Church & Dwight Nears Buy Point As New Products Drive Sales

    Mention Church & Dwight (CHD), the IBD Stock of the Day, and Arm & Hammer baking soda may spring to mind. You're missing the bigger story. The consumer giant boasts that 40% of sales are driven by new products. [ibd-display-video id=3582305 width=50 float

  • Hedge Funds Are Betting On Momo Inc (MOMO)
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    Insider Monkey

    Hedge Funds Are Betting On Momo Inc (MOMO)

    Hedge funds and other investment firms run by legendary investors like Israel Englander and Ray Dalio are entrusted to manage billions of dollars of accredited investors' money because they are without peer in the resources they use to identify the best

  • Why Aurora Cannabis, Canopy Growth, and Tilray Have Had a Better Year Than You Might Think
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    Motley Fool

    Why Aurora Cannabis, Canopy Growth, and Tilray Have Had a Better Year Than You Might Think

    There's a long list of reasons why the three biggest Canadian marijuana producers have seen their stocks perform in very different ways. Here's why Aurora, Canopy, and Tilray have each enjoyed a better year in 2018 than you might think.

  • Correction: Cheaper EpiPen Rival story
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    Associated Press

    Correction: Cheaper EpiPen Rival story

    TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — In a story Dec. 6 about a new alternative to EpiPen, The Associated Press reported erroneously that emergency allergy injector Auvi-Q was among products that had shortages because of an EpiPen shortage. Auvi-Q did not have shortages

  • White House's Peter Navarro on John Kelly, stock market drop
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    Fox Business Videos

    White House's Peter Navarro on John Kelly, stock market drop

    White House National Trade Council director speaks out on 'Sunday Morning Futures' on the chief of staff shakeup and trade fears rattling U.S. stock market.

  • Moderna Therapeutics IPO: 7 Things for Potential Investors to Know
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    InvestorPlace

    Moderna Therapeutics IPO: 7 Things for Potential Investors to Know

    The company initially filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission back in early November to go public and it made its debut this morning, trading under the stock symbol MRNA. The Moderna Therapeutics IPO priced Thursday at $23 a share and began trading Friday. Outside of Moderna, there are 56 biotech IPOs that have raked in a total of $5.5 billion in 2018, making it the highest total since 2014.

  • Is Akorn, Inc. (AKRX) A Good Stock To Buy?
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    Insider Monkey

    Is Akorn, Inc. (AKRX) A Good Stock To Buy?

    Hedge funds run by legendary names like Nelson Peltz and David Tepper make billions of dollars a year for themselves and their super-rich accredited investors (you’ve got to have a minimum of $1 million liquid to invest in a hedge fund) by spending enormous

  • NVIDIA Investors Shouldn't Lose Sight of the Bigger Picture
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    Motley Fool

    NVIDIA Investors Shouldn't Lose Sight of the Bigger Picture

    Shares of NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA) have been in free-fall mode ever since its latest round of results came out. The market has taken a dim view of this expected slowdown in NVIDIA's business and investors have been quick to press the panic button. NVIDIA is not a short-term play and it won't be long before its heyday is back again.

  • Is Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (TTWO) A Good Stock To Buy?
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    Insider Monkey

    Is Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (TTWO) A Good Stock To Buy?

    At Insider Monkey we follow around 700 of the best-performing investors and even though many of them lost money in the last couple of months (70% of hedge funds lost money in October whereas S&P 500 ETF lost about 7%), the history teaches us that over the long-run they still manage to beat the market, which is why it can be profitable for us to imitate their activity. Of course, even the best money managers can sometimes get it wrong, but following some of their picks gives us a better chance to outperform the crowd than picking a random stock and this is where our research comes in. Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTWO) has experienced an increase in support from the world's most elite money managers in recent months.

  • Cronos CEO: $1.8 billion from Big Tobacco is just a beginning for cannabis industry
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    MarketWatch

    Cronos CEO: $1.8 billion from Big Tobacco is just a beginning for cannabis industry

    Cronos Group Inc. (CRON)(CA:CRON) Chief Executive Mike Gorenstein said in a telephone interview Friday that the $1.8 billion deal announced earlier in the day with Philip Morris parent company Altria Group Inc. (MO) is just the start for his company, as well as for the industry. “I’m still running on adrenaline,” Gorenstein said, explaining he had not slept much the night before the announcement. “We just got a new partner and now resources — but beyond that the network and support [Altria] can offer — being able to have that experience.

  • Is Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) A Good Stock To Buy?
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    Insider Monkey

    Is Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) A Good Stock To Buy?

    We know that hedge funds generate strong, risk-adjusted returns over the long run, therefore imitating the picks that they are collectively bullish on can be a profitable strategy for retail investors. With billions of dollars in assets, smart money investors

  • Is Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. (MLNX) Going to Burn These Hedge Funds?
    Finance
    Insider Monkey

    Is Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. (MLNX) Going to Burn These Hedge Funds?

    There are several ways to beat the market, and investing in small cap stocks has historically been one of them. We like to improve the odds of beating the market further by examining what famous hedge fund operators such as Carl Icahn and George Soros