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Xcel Energy Named Top Dividend Stock With Insider Buying and 3.10% Yield (XEL)

Wed, 24 May 2017 12:31:28 -0400

In this series we look through the most recent Dividend Channel DividendRank report and then we cherry pick only those companies that have experienced insider buying within the past six months The officers and directors of a company tend to have a unique insider s view of the business

Top Buys by Directors: Craver Jr.'s $293K Bet on DUK

Wed, 24 May 2017 12:30:44 -0400

The directors of a company tend to have a unique inside view into the business so when directors make major buys investors are wise to take notice Presumably the only reason a director of a company would choose to take their hard earned cash and use it to buy stock in the open market is

Mid-Morning Market Update: Markets Open Higher; Lowe's Misses Q1 Expectations

Wed, 24 May 2017 11:09:56 -0400

Following the market opening Wednesday the Dow traded up 0 16 percent to 20 970 52 while the NASDAQ climbed 0 16 percent to 6 148 77 The S amp P also rose gaining 0 10 percent to 2 400 89 Leading and Lagging Sectors Non cyclical consumer goods amp services sector was the

Technology Sector Update for 05/24/2017: XGTI

Wed, 24 May 2017 10:29:54 -0400

Top Technology Stocks Top Technology Stocks MSFT 0 3 MSFT 0 3 AAPL 0 1 AAPL 0 1 IBM flatIBM flat CSCO 0 5 CSCO 0 5 GOOG 0 4 GOOG 0 4 Technology shares were mixed in early trade on Wednesday Technology shares were mixed in early trade on Wednesday In technology stocks

CMC Makes Bullish Cross Above Critical Moving Average

Tue, 23 May 2017 18:12:36 -0400

In trading on Tuesday shares of Commercial Metals Co Symbol CMC crossed above their 200 day moving average of 18 90 changing hands as high as 19 24 per share Commercial Metals Co shares are currently trading up about 3 9 on the day The chart below shows the one year performance of

PE Trading Below Director's Recent Buy Price

Tue, 23 May 2017 18:12:04 -0400

There s an old saying on Wall Street about insider buying there are many possible reasons to sell a stock but only one reason to buy Back on May 17 Parsley Energy Inc s Director A R Alameddine invested 110 760 48 into 3 500 shares of PE for a cost per share of 31 65 Bargain hunters

Consumer Sector Update for 05/23/2017: TPX,GSOL,AMCN

Tue, 23 May 2017 16:32:09 -0400

Top Consumer StocksTop Consumer Stocks WMT 0 08 WMT 0 08 MCD 0 23 MCD 0 23 DIS 0 56 DIS 0 56 CVS 1 34 CVS 1 34 KO 0 48 KO 0 48 Consumer stocks were diverging today with shares of consumer staples companies in the S amp P 500 climbing about 0 1 in recent trading while shares

Technology Sector Update for 05/23/2017: AVNW,HMNY,XLNX

Tue, 23 May 2017 16:32:06 -0400

Top Tech StocksTop Tech Stocks MSFT 0 26 MSFT 0 26 AAPL 0 24 AAPL 0 24 IBM 0 41 IBM 0 41 CSCO 0 44 CSCO 0 44 GOOG 0 59 GOOG 0 59 Technology stocks were slightly higher in late afternoon trading with shares of tech companies in the S amp P 500 adding about 0 3 in value reversing

Mid-Afternoon Market Update: America's Car-Mart Rises On Earnings Beat; Alexion Shares Drop

Tue, 23 May 2017 16:12:46 -0400

Toward the end of trading Tuesday the Dow traded up 0 22 percent to 20 941 76 while the NASDAQ declined 0 02 percent to 6 132 66 The S amp P also rose gaining 0 19 percent to 2 398 65 Leading and Lagging Sectors Utilities sector was the top gainer in the US market on Tuesday

Consumer Sector Update for 05/23/2017: AZO,GSOL,AMCN

Tue, 23 May 2017 14:32:06 -0400

Top Consumer StocksTop Consumer Stocks WMT 0 34 WMT 0 34 MCD 0 07 MCD 0 07 DIS 0 36 DIS 0 36 CVS 1 31 CVS 1 31 KO 0 86 KO 0 86 Consumer stocks were diverging Tuesday with shares of consumer staples companies in the S amp P 500 climbing about 0 4 in recent trading while shares

Technology Sector Update for 05/23/2017: SONS,HMNY,XLNX

Tue, 23 May 2017 14:32:03 -0400

Top Tech StocksTop Tech Stocks MSFT 0 15 MSFT 0 15 AAPL 0 32 AAPL 0 32 IBM 0 27 IBM 0 27 CSCO 0 08 CSCO 0 08 GOOG 0 40 GOOG 0 40 Technology stocks have turned slightly higher in afternoon trading with shares of tech companies in the S amp P 500 adding less than 0 1 in

Mid-Day Market Update: Kirkland's Drops After Weak Q1 Results; Helios and Matheson Analytics Shares Surge

Tue, 23 May 2017 13:41:57 -0400

Midway through trading Tuesday the Dow traded up 0 21 percent to 20 937 96 while the NASDAQ climbed 0 16 percent to 6 143 19 The S amp P also rose gaining 0 23 percent to 2 399 57 Leading and Lagging Sectors Utilities sector was the top gainer in the US market on Tuesday

Snatch This Bargain Energy Stock With 6.9% Yield Even Cheaper Than Director Ranger Did

Tue, 23 May 2017 13:13:03 -0400

There s an old saying on Wall Street about insider buying there are many possible reasons to sell a stock but only one reason to buy Back on April 27 Covanta Holding Corp s Director Michael W Ranger invested 582 548 00 into 40 000 shares of CVA for a cost per share of 14 56

Mid-Morning Market Update: Markets Mostly Flat; AutoZone Misses Q3 Expectations

Tue, 23 May 2017 11:36:56 -0400

Following the market opening Tuesday the Dow traded up 0 05 percent to 20 904 18 while the NASDAQ declined 0 10 percent to 6 127 30 The S amp P also rose gaining 0 04 percent to 2 395 01 Leading and Lagging Sectors Non cyclical consumer goods amp services sector was the

Consumer Sector Update for 05/23/2017: H

Tue, 23 May 2017 10:12:34 -0400

Top Consumer Shares Top Consumer Shares WMT 0 1 WMT 0 1 MCD 0 1 MCD 0 1 DIS 0 1 DIS 0 1 CVS flatCVS flat KO 0 3 KO 0 3 GE 0 3 GE 0 3 Consumer shares were mixed in early trade on Tuesday Consumer shares were mixed in early trade on Tuesday In consumer stocks news