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  1. Videogame Stock Roundup: SINA, Sohu, Changyou Earnings in Focus; Nintendo Gears Up for Switch Launch

    Earnings releases were once again in focus this week. These apart, Japanese giant Nintendo NTDOY is preparing for the release ...
  2. Is International Consolidated Airlines a Great Stock for Value Investors?

    Value investing is easily one of the most popular ways to find great stocks in any market environment. After all, who wouldn’t ...
  3. Acacia (ACIA) Beats on Q4 Earnings; Revenues Increase Y/Y

    Acacia Communications Inc. ACIA reported fourth-quarter 2016 non-GAAP earnings (including stock-based compensation) of $1.55 ...
  4. Incyte and UPenn Ink Cancer Research Deal (INCY)

    Incyte signed a multi-year cancer research deal with the University of Pennsylvania.
  5. What's in the Cards for Gogo Inc (GOGO) in Q4 Earnings?

    Gogo Inc. (GOGO) is set to report fourth-quarter 2016 results on Feb 27. Last quarter, Gogo delivered a positive earnings ...
  6. BioMarin (BMRN) Q4 Loss Narrower than Expected; Sales Beat

    BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. BMRN reported a loss of 37 cents per share in the fourth quarter of 2016 (including stock-based ...
  7. Intuit (INTU) Tops on Q2 Earnings; Reiterates FY17 Guidance

    Intuit Inc. INTU reported modest second-quarter of fiscal 2017 results. The company reported adjusted income (including stock-based ...
  8. Should Value Investors Consider Aircastle Limited Stock?

    Value investing is easily one of the most popular ways to find great stocks in any market environment. After all, who wouldn’t ...
  9. Foot Locker (FL) Posts Positive Earnings Surprise in Q4

    Foot Locker, Inc. FL posted positive earnings surprise for the third straight quarter, as it reported fourth-quarter fiscal ...
  10. Zacks Value Investor Highlights: Trinity Industries, Greenbrier, Western Digital, Seagate Technology and First Data

    For Immediate Release Chicago, IL – February 24, 2017 – Zacks Value Investor is a podcast hosted weekly by Zacks Stock Strategist ...
  11. 4 Real Estate Mutual Funds to Buy as Housing Bounces Back

    Americans seem to ignore rising mortgage rates and are buying homes at the fastest pace in a decade. Sales of existing condos, ...
  12. Is Southwest Airlines a Great Stock for Value Investors?

    Value investing is easily one of the most popular ways to find great stocks in any market environment. After all, who wouldn’t ...
  13. Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: NVR, PulteGroup, D.R. Horton and William Lyon Homes

    For Immediate Release Chicago, IL – February 24, 2017 – Today, Zacks Equity Research discusses the Industry: Housing, Part ...
  14. Zacks.com featured highlights: Eagle Bancorp, Hostess Brands and Sanchez Production Partners

    For Immediate Relea​se Chicago, IL – February 24, 2017 - Stocks in this week’s article include Eagle Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: ...
  15. The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Advance Auto Parts, Tesla Motors, General Motors, Ford Motor and Toyota Motor

    For Immediate Release Chicago, IL – February 24, 2017 – Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. ...
  16. The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Market Vectors Steel ETF, U.S. Steel, Caterpillar, Emerson Electric and Corning

    For Immediate Release Chicago, IL – February 24, 2017 – Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. ...
  17. The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Alphabet, Intel, NVIDIA, Baidu and Microsoft

    For Immediate Release Chicago, IL – February 24, 2017 – Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. ...
  18. The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Home Depot, Medtronic, Kraft Heinz, Yahoo and Spectra Energy

    For Immediate Release Chicago, IL – February 24, 2017 – Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. ...
  19. The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: WisdomTree Europe Hedged Equity ETF and iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Eurozone ETF

    For Immediate Release Chicago, IL – February 24, 2017 – Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. ...
  20. Applied Materials, Fitbit, NVIDIA and Intel highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day

    For I​mmediate Release Chicago, IL – February 24, 2017 –Zacks Equity Research highlights Applied Materials (NASDAQ: AMAT ...
  21. Cyclacel Plunges on Leukemia Drug Failure (CYCC)

    Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals lost one-quarter of its market cap after its drug failed a late-stage study
  22. What's in the Cards for Box, Inc. (BOX) in Q4 Earnings?

    Box, Inc. BOX is set to report fourth-quarter fiscal 2017 results on Mar 1. Last quarter, the company posted a positive earnings ...
  23. Technology Stocks' Q4 Earnings on Feb 27: WDAY, RP & SSTK

    We are now at the tail end of the fourth-quarter earnings season with 411 S&P 500 members, representing 82.2% of the ...
  24. Exxon's (XOM) 2016 Reserve Estimates Lowered: Here's Why

    Exxon Mobil Corporation XOM, the largest publicly traded oil company in the world, recently declared that it has lowered ...
  25. Trading Places

    The major indices stuck pretty close to home again on Thursday with several sectors changing places from previous sessions. ...
  26. Citigroup (C) May Shift EU Operating Center to Frankfurt

    Earlier this week, Citigroup Inc. C said that it may move to Frankfurt for its sales and trading in the European Union (EU) ...
  27. New Strong Buy Stocks for February 24th

    Here are 5 stocks added to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) List today: ACCO Brands Corporation (ACCO): This manufacturer and ...
  28. BJ's Restaurants (BJRI) Tops Q4 Earnings & Sales; Stock Up

    Shares of BJ’s Restaurants, Inc. BJRI rose nearly 3% in afterhours trading on Feb 23, after the company reported better-than-expected ...
  29. AMC Entertainment (AMC) Q4 Earnings: Will it Disappoint?

    Leisure and recreation services company, AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. AMC, is slated to report fourth-quarter 2016 results ...
  30. More Model 3 Details Emerge on Tesla Earnings Call (TSLA)

    Tesla said the Model 3 will have fewer "bells and whistles" but a more automated production process to enable scale.
  31. Why Martin Marietta Materials (MLM) Could Be Positioned for a Slump

    Similar to wise buying decisions, exiting certain underperformers at the right time helps maximize portfolio returns. Selling ...
  32. Public Service (PEG) Tops Q4 Earnings, Misses Sales Estimate

    Newark, NJ-based Public Service Enterprise Group Inc. PEG or PSEG is a diversified utility holding company. Its operations ...
  33. Should You Buy Priceline Group (PCLN) Ahead of Earnings?

    Investors are always looking for stocks that are poised to beat at earnings season and The Priceline Group Inc. PCLN may ...
  34. Is NetApp (NTAP) Stock a Solid Choice Right Now?

    One stock that might be an intriguing choice for investors right now is NetApp, Inc. NTAP. This is because this security ...
  35. Should You Buy Emerge Energy (EMES) Ahead of Earnings?

    Investors are always looking for stocks that are poised to beat at earnings season and Emerge Energy Services LP EMES may ...
  36. Forget Profit, Bet on 4 Stocks with Rising Cash Flow

    With the bulk of the Q4 earnings releases behind us, investors might be interested in laying a wager on stocks based on profit ...
  37. Hercules Capital (HTGC) Beats on Q4 Earnings, Expenses Rise

    Hercules Capital, Inc.’s HTGC fourth-quarter 2016 net investment income of 43 cents per share easily outpaced the Zacks Consensus ...
  38. Will Cable ONE (CABO) Stock Disappoint this Earnings Season?

    Cable ONE Inc. CABO is slated to report fourth-quarter 2016 results on Feb 28, before the market opens. Over the past three ...
  39. Can MKS Instruments (MKSI) Stock Continue to Grow Earnings?

    Growth stocks can be some of the most exciting picks in the market, as these high-flyers can captivate investors’ attention, ...
  40. Cabot Oil & Gas (COG) Q4 Earnings In Line, Revenues Miss

    Have you been eager to see how U.S. energy firm Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. COG performed in Q4 in comparison with the market ...
  41. Why Earnings Season Could Be Great for Black Stone Minerals (BSM)

    Investors are always looking for stocks that are poised to beat at earnings season and Black Stone Minerals, L.P. BSM may ...
  42. What Falling Estimates & Price Mean for Genesis Energy (GEL)

    Similar to wise buying decisions, exiting certain underperformers at the right time helps maximize portfolio returns. Selling ...
  43. Hewlett Packard (HPE) Q1 Earnings Top; Down on Weak Guidance

    Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company HPE reported better-than-expected bottom-line results for the first quarter of fiscal ...
  44. 4 Mid-Cap Growth Funds to Buy as Trump Completes One Month

    After a brief period of uncertainty following President Trump’s surprise win, investors reaffirmed their faith in the promises ...
  45. Zoe's Kitchen (ZOES) Q4 Loss Wider than Expected; Stock Down

    Shares of Zoe’s Kitchen, Inc. ZOES fell more than 10% in after-hours trading on Feb 23, after the company reported lower-than-expected ...
  46. Extended Stay (STAY) Q4 Earnings: Is a Surprise in Store?

    Extended Stay America, Inc. STAY is scheduled to report fourth-quarter and full-year 2016 results on Feb 28, before the opening ...
  47. Should You Buy Kosmos Energy (KOS) Ahead of Earnings?

    Investors are always looking for stocks that are poised to beat at earnings season and Kosmos Energy Ltd. KOS may be one ...
  48. How Cognex Corp (CGNX) Stock Stands Out in a Strong Industry

    One stock that might be an intriguing choice for investors right now is Cognex Corporation CGNX. This is because this security ...
  49. Aclaris Therapeutics (ACRS) Worth a Look: Stock Rises 8.5%

    Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc. ACRS was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise over 8% on the day. The ...
  50. Implied Volatility Surging for Endo International (ENDP) Stock Options

    Investors in shares of Endo International plc ENDP need to pay close attention to the stock based on moves in the options ...
  51. Philip Morris' Shares Advance on Raised View: Time to Buy?

    Tobacco giant, Philip Morris International Inc. PM shares advanced following management’s announcement that it expects lower ...
  52. Should You Sell Callon Petroleum Company (CPE) Before Earnings?

    Investors are always looking for stocks that are poised to beat at earnings season and Callon Petroleum Company CPE  may ...
  53. Construction Stocks' Q4 Earnings on Feb 27: AWI and IBP

    The fourth-quarter earnings season is on its last leg with 92.3% construction companies in the S&P 500 cohort already ...
  54. Follow Driehaus & Pick these 5 Best-Rated Momentum Stocks

    Richard Driehaus, better known as the pioneer of momentum investing, developed a "buy high and sell higher" strategy. The ...
  55. Is Arista Networks (ANET) a Great Growth Stock?

    Growth stocks can be some of the most exciting picks in the market, as these high-flyers can captivate investors’ attention, ...
  56. Acadia Healthcare (ACHC) Tops Q4 Earnings, Gives 2017 View

    Acadia Healthcare Company Inc. ACHC reported fourth-quarter 2016 adjusted earnings of 59 cents per share, which surpassed ...
  57. What Makes Syntel (SYNT) a Strong Sell?

    Similar to wise buying decisions, exiting certain underperformers at the right time helps maximize portfolio returns. Selling ...
  58. BioTelemetry (BEAT) Looks Good: Stock Adds 7.2% in Session

    BioTelemetry, Inc. BEAT was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise above 7% on the day. The stock rallied ...
  59. QEP Resources (QEP) Posts Narrower-than-Excepted Loss in Q4

    Domestic energy explorer, QEP Resources Inc. QEP reported loss per share – excluding special items – of 15 cents, narrower ...
  60. Why Earnings Season Could Be Great for Exelixis (EXEL)

    Investors are always looking for stocks that are poised to beat at earnings season and Exelixis, Inc. EXEL may be one such ...
  61. What's in the Cards for 3D Systems (DDD) in Q4 Earnings?

    3D Systems Corporation DDD is slated to report fourth-quarter 2016 results,before the opening bell on Feb 28. 3D Systems ...
  62. J. C. Penney (JCP) Tops Q4 Earnings Estimates, Sales Lag

    J. C. Penney Company, Inc. JCP reported fourth-quarter fiscal 2016 adjusted earnings per share of 64 cents, beating the Zacks ...
  63. Denbury Resources (DNR) Posts Q4 Loss as Expected, Sales Top

    Denbury Resources Inc. DNR reported a loss of 2 cents per share in fourth-quarter 2016 (excluding one-time items), in line ...
  64. Is Western Digital (WDC) Stock a Solid Choice Right Now?

    One stock that might be an intriguing choice for investors right now is Western Digital Corporation WDC. This is because ...
  65. Should You Buy ONEOK Partners (OKS) Ahead of Earnings?

    Investors are always looking for stocks that are poised to beat at earnings season and ONEOK Partners. L.P. OKS may be one ...
  66. Why The Chemours Company (CC) Isn't Done Growing Earnings Yet

    Growth stocks can be some of the most exciting picks in the market, as these high-flyers can captivate investors’ attention, ...
  67. What Makes Aaron's (AAN) a Strong Sell?

    Similar to wise buying decisions, exiting certain underperformers at the right time helps maximize portfolio returns. Selling ...
  68. Avadel Pharmaceuticals (AVDL) Looks Good: Stock Up 5.3%

    Avadel Pharmaceuticals plc AVDL was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise over 5% on the day. The ...
  69. Southwestern Energy (SWN) Q4 Earnings Miss, Revenues Beat

    Independent natural gas operator, Southwestern Energy Company SWN reported fourth-quarter 2016 adjusted earnings of 8 cents ...
  70. Ultra Clean Holdings (UCTT) Catches Eye: Stock Jumps 11.4%

    Ultra Clean Holdings, Inc. UCTT was a big mover last session, as its shares rose over 11% on the day. The move came after ...
  71. Industrial Stocks' Q4 Earnings on Feb 27: JBT, SNHY & AIMC

    We are in the final stretch of the fourth-quarter earnings season, with 411 S&P 500 companies having already reported ...
  72. Farmland Partners (FPI) Looks Good: Stock Moves 5.8% Higher

    Farmland Partners Inc. FPI was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise almost 6% on the day. The upside ...
  73. Netflix Bags Scorsese and De Niro's Latest (NFLX)

    The Hollywood legends' ninth outing together is a gangster film, a consistently successful theme in their collaboration.
  74. KEMET (KEM) Catches Eye: Stock Rallies 22.9% in Session

    KEMET Corporation KEM was a big mover last session, as its shares rose almost 23% on the day. The move came after the company ...
  75. REITs' Q4 Earnings to Watch on Feb 27: AMT, APLE, SFR, SNH

    The fourth-quarter 2016 earnings is nearing end. So far, earnings reports of the REITs (which own properties ranging from ...
  76. Will Best Buy (BBY) Stock Gain Post Q4 Earnings Release?

    Best Buy Co., Inc. BBY is slated to report fourth-quarter fiscal 2017 results on Mar 1. In the previous quarter, the company ...
  77. Pinnacle Foods (PF) Meets Q4 Earnings Estimates, Lifts View

    Pinnacle Foods, Inc. PF reported mixed fourth-quarter 2016 results. While earnings were in line with the Zacks Consensus ...
  78. American States Water (AWR) Earnings Meet Estimates in Q4

    American States Water Company AWR reported fourth-quarter 2016 earnings of 30 cents per share, in line with the Zacks Consensus ...
  79. DexCom (DXCM) Q4 Earnings: What to Expect from the Stock?

    DexCom, Inc. DXCM is set to report fiscal fourth-quarter 2017 results on Feb 28. DexCom does not have an impressive track ...
  80. Milacron (MCRN) Q4 Earnings Beat, Revenues Miss Estimates

    Milacron Holdings Corp MCRN reported fourth-quarter fiscal 2016 adjusted earnings per share of 47 cents, a 2% decline from ...
  81. Office Depot (ODP) to Report Q4 Earnings: What to Expect?

    Office Depot, Inc. ODP, the leading supplier of various office products and services, is slated to report fourth-quarter ...
  82. 5 Ways to Double Your Investment

    From risky maneuvers to slow-and-steady strategies, we look at five methods to double your money.
  83. Defining the 3 Types of Investments

    The first step to being a successful investor is knowing what is and isn't an investment.
  84. What is the difference between yield and return?

    While both terms are often used to describe the performance of an investment, yield and return are not one and the same ...
  85. ONEOK Inc (OKE) to Post Q4 Earnings: What's in the Cards?

    ONEOK Inc. OKE is scheduled to report fourth-quarter 2016 earnings results on Feb 27, after the market closes. Last quarter, ...
  86. 4 High Earnings Yield Stocks to Scoop Up Right Away

    For investors with exposure to stocks as well as bonds, Earnings Yield may be a simple yet effective metric to use. The ratio ...
  87. Workiva (WK) Q4 Loss Narrower than Expected, Revenues Beat

    Workiva Inc. WK reported fourth-quarter fiscal 2016 loss of 18 cents per share, which was narrower than the Zacks Consensus ...
  88. MercadoLibre (MELI) Tops Q4 Earnings & Revenue Estimates

    MercadoLibre Inc. MELI reported fourth-quarter fiscal 2016 earnings of $1.16 per share, which surged 31.8% year over year ...
  89. 4 Top-Rated Franklin Templeton Mutual Funds to Consider

    Renowned publicly owned global investment management firm, Franklin Resources, Inc., along with its subsidiaries, is referred ...
  90. Lowe's (LOW) to Post Q4 Earnings: What's in the Cards?

    Lowe's Companies Inc. LOW is slated to report fourth-quarter fiscal 2016 results on Mar 1, before the market opens. The big ...
  91. CenterPoint (CNP) Q4 Earnings: Stock to Pull a Surprise?

    CenterPoint Energy, Inc. CNP will release fourth-quarter 2016 financial results before the market opens on Feb 28. Last quarter, ...
  92. INSYS Therapeutics (INSY) is in Overbought Territory: What's Next?

    INSYS Therapeutics, Inc. INSY has moved higher as of late, but there could definitely be trouble on the horizon for this ...
  93. Tenet Healthcare (THC) Q4 Earnings: What's in the Cards?

    Tenet Healthcare Corporation THC will release fourth-quarter 2016 results on Feb 27, after the market closes. Last quarter, ...
  94. Healthcare Realty Trust (HR) Enters Overbought Territory

    Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated HR has moved higher as of late, but there could definitely be trouble on the horizon ...
  95. Control4 (CTRL) is in Overbought Territory: What's Next?

    Control4 Corporation CTRL has moved higher as of late, but there could definitely be trouble on the horizon for this company. ...
  96. Will Perceptron (PRCP) Continue to Surge Higher?

    As of late, it has definitely been a great time to be an investor in Perceptron, Inc. PRCP. The stock has moved higher by ...
  97. Nova Measuring Instruments (NVMI) Shares March Higher, Can It Continue?

    Nova Measuring Instruments Ltd. NVMI has been on the move lately as the stock has risen by 24.8% in the past four weeks, ...
  98. Can The Uptrend Continue for Louisiana-Pacific (LPX)?

    Investors certainly have to be happy with Louisiana-Pacific Corporation LPX and its short term performance. After all, the ...
  99. Will Lumentum Holdings (LITE) Continue to Surge Higher?

    As of late, it has definitely been a great time to be an investor in Lumentum Holdings Inc. LITE. The stock has moved higher ...
  100. Kate Spade (KATE) Shares March Higher, Can It Continue?

    Kate Spade & Company KATE has been on the move lately as the stock has risen by 28% in the past four weeks, and it is ...
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