Tag Archives: Stocks

Dow halts 4-session skid, but Nasdaq slumps as technology stocks stumble

The Dow industrials on Monday ended a string of daily losses at four, but the Nasdaq Composite faltered, putting pressure on the broader market. The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +0.07%  rose 14.79 points, or less than 0.1%, at 21,409.55. The Nasdaq Composite Index COMP, -0.29%  shed 18.10 points, or 0.2%, to 6,251 as Apple Inc. AAPL, -0.31%  dropped 0.3%, ... Read More »

Top 14 stocks which some MFs added for the first in the month of May

Indian market rallied as much as 17 percent so far in the year 2017 led by consistent infusion of funds by mutual funds (MFs) even as foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) slowed down their buying. The domestic mutual funds pumped in over Rs 20,000 crore in the stock market during April-May, said a PTI report. The flows were largely concentrated around ... Read More »

Buy, Sell, Hold: 3 stocks and 1 sector on analysts’ radar today

While retaining buy rating with increased target price at Rs 780 (from Rs 750 earlier) on Aurobindo Pharma, Jefferies said the company has launched 3 products in Q1FY18, driving a 5 percent FY18 EPS upgrade. The research firm has adjusted its EPS for the recent launches & raised FY18-19 EPS by 5-2 percent, saying the launches also underscore company’s R&D ... Read More »

3 Value Stocks Senior Citizens Should Consider Buying Today

Most investors in their golden years are searching for low-risk stocks that offer up an income stream and are trading at an attractive valuation. Knowing that, we asked a team of Fools to share a stock they believe fits these criteria perfectly. Here’s why they picked Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F), AT&T (NYSE:T), Kroger (NYSE:KR). IMAGE SOURCE: FORD. A household name, a fat ... Read More »

5 Cheap Tech Stocks To Buy For 50%+ Dividend Growth

It’s usually the last place dividend fans look for big yields and surging payout growth—but it should be one of the first. I’m talking about the technology sector. And before you dismiss me as crazy, check out this chart. The Home of Payout Growth What you’re seeing here is the dividend-growth rate of the Technology Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLK) ... Read More »

7 Stocks to Buy on the Verge of Double-Digit Breakouts

The stock market has spent much of the early summer months “melting higher” as investors have been hesitant to push their cash into a market that refuses to budge from all-time highs. Of course, we know there are always quality stocks to buy out there, regardless of what the market is doing. Source: Shutterstock Breakout stocks, comeback stocks, you name ... Read More »

Double Trouble For Twitter With Revenue and Stocks Down

Has the Twitter success story run its course? That’s the question being posed on Wall Street after Twitter reported disappointing revenue growth in the first quarter of 2016 recently. In the first quarter, Twitter reported $595 million in revenue, well below the $607.8 million that analysts were expecting. The company added 5 million users, but fell short of the growth that ... Read More »

Book profits @ 9700 on Nifty; 5 stocks which can return up to 14% in short term

The Nifty closed above its crucial psychological level of 9,650 on Friday but Call writing at strike prices 9,700 and 9,800 is likely to act as stiff resistance levels for the index. Traders are advised to book profits as the index approaches 9,700 this week. The Nifty consolidated in a narrow range throughout this past week as the index closed ... Read More »

Asia Stocks Firm As Upbeat US, European Data Boosts Confidence

Japan’s Nikkei gained 1 percent to top the psychologically important 20,000-point level. Tokyo: Asian stocks edged up on Friday and the dollar bounced from recent lows as upbeat data on U.S. manufacturing and employment and buoyant European factory growth boosted investor optimism. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan ticked up 0.1 percent, while Japan’s Nikkei gained 1 percent ... Read More »

Nifty likely to find support at 9570; 5 stocks which can give up to 5% this week

The market continued its upside momentum in Monday’s trading session to touch another milestone of an all-time high of 9,637.75. The benchmark Sensex also recorded fresh all-time high of 31,214. Although, the market gained upside momentum but failed to hold on its gains on the upper edge and witnessed some selling pressure twice when the market reached on top leaving ... Read More »