Shaun Taylor

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  1. Stock Analysis

    DIRECTV (DTV) Banks on Innovative Services for Growth - ...

    Continuous elimination of low-quality customers, aggressive share repurchase plans and the launch of innovatiove services are likely to benefit DIRECTV (DTV), going ahead.
  2. Stock Analysis

    Questar Unit Buys Additional Stake in Canyon Creek for $52M ...

    Wexpro Company, an affiliate of Questar Corporation (STR) has spent about $52.5 million on the acquisition of additional interest in a natural gas-linked acreage.
  3. Stock Analysis

    Defense Stock Roundup: Raytheon, Northrop, Lockheed Clinch ...

    The shares of all big defense contractors recovered across the board over the last five trading sessions from poor showing in the prior week, thanks to a flow of Foreign Military Sales contracts.
  4. Forex Strategies

    How do I use the Ease Of Movement Indicator to create a ...

    Discover how forex traders can apply the ease of movement indicator with currency pairs to and highlight how sensitive price changes are to volume.
  5. Fundamental Analysis

    What is the first day of the first quarter?

    The first day of companies' fiscal years varies based on industry cycles. The timing is especially important because annual reports can have unexpected effects.
  6. Fundamental Analysis

    What is the first day of the second quarter?

    Learn about the fiscal year of different companies and when the second quarter begins. Explore why analysts often prefer to compare results year-over-year.
  7. Fundamental Analysis

    What is the first day of the fourth quarter?

    Learn about different financial years used by various companies. Explore when the fourth quarter begins on October 1st and when it does not.
  8. Fundamental Analysis

    What is a quarterly report?

    Learn about quarterly reports and why they are important to investors. Explore street consensus estimates and how reported results are perceived by investors.
  9. Personal Finance

    For a company, is it more important to lower costs or increase ...

    Examine the question of whether a company's desire for increased profitability is better served by focusing on cutting costs or on increasing revenue.
  10. Mutual Funds & ETFs

    Should I invest in ETFs or index funds?

    Learn advantages to investing in exchange-traded funds, or ETFs, and index funds, and decide whether to include them in your investment portfolio.
  11. Trading Strategies

    What is the difference between the Ease Of Movement Indicator ...

    Read about the differences between two technical momentum oscillators, the ease of movement indicator and the moving average convergence divergence.
  12. Technical Indicators

    What are the best technical indicators to complement the ...

    Find out what kinds of technical indicators and oscillators make the most beneficial confirmation tools when used with the Ease of Movement indicator.
  13. Trading Strategies

    What are the main advantages of using Fibonacci Retracements ...

    Read about some of the advantages of the Fibonacci trading system and how retracements can be applied to any instrument to identify trading opportunities.
  14. Stock Analysis

    Intuitive Surgical's da Vinci System Strong, Cost Woes Linger ...

    On Dec 18, we issued an updated research report on Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (ISRG). We remain optimistic about the new da Vinci Xi surgical system, which has received both the FDA approval and CE Mark
  15. Stock Analysis

    Quality Systems' Organic Growth to be Hurt by Acquisitions ...

    On Dec 18, we issued an updated research report on Quality Systems Inc. (QSII). We remain optimistic owing to continued strength in the company's NextGen division as well as the expected benefit from its ...