Note: You might have (although almost certainly haven’t) seen something very similar to this article published today on Lightspeed Trading’s blog here: https://www.lightspeed.com/active-trading-blog/short-sellers-watch-the-student-loan-market Benzinga (meaning me) will be providing a limited amount of content for Lightspeed Trading in coming weeks. Since Lightspeed is apparently big on trading and not so big on giving credit, I didn’t get…
Digital payment company PayPal Holdings Inc PYPL 1.32% has partnered with Subway to add PayPal’s OneTouch technology to Subway’s mobile app.
A group of Russian government-backed hackers gained access to important U.S. government and defense industry computers, according to a report from Reuters They’ve done so by using a method of infiltration and communication that involved online photo data and social media site Twitter Inc TWTR 0.74%.
RBC Capital Markets released a new report this week detailing its updated take on the specialty pharmaceuticals sector following the announcement of Teva Pharmaceuticals TEVA 2.55%’s buyout of Allergan Plc AGN 2.7%. Analyst Randall Stanicky revisited several companies in the sector based on the information presented in conference calls and the deal’s analyst event.
With revenue in the world’s largest gaming destination, Macau, China, recently falling to its lowest level since November 2010, casino investors have been looking to the state of Nevada for some much-needed good news this year. The state’s Gaming Control Board recently released its report on gaming revenue for the month of June. Here’s a…
Following the company’s impressive Q2 earnings report, Bank of America has upgraded U.S. regional casino operator Boyd Gaming Corporation BYD 0.36% from Underperform to Neutral. In a new report, analyst Shaun Kelley explained why the firm now sees stability returning to Boyd’s business.
There have been a lot of potentially market-moving developments in the auto industry lately. Here’s a rundown of three particular developments have captured the attention of auto investors.
Following the recently-announced Teva Pharmaceutical TEVA 2.55% buyout of Allergan Plc AGN 2.7%, RBC Capital Markets analyst Michael Yee released a report discussing the potential for large-cap biotech companies to become buyout targets for specialty pharmaceutical companies. According to Yee, no such deal would even be feasible until “well into 2016.”
The latest report from the China Internet Network Information Center (CNNIC) includes some truly staggering statistics involving the growth potential for Internet usage in China. It may come as no surprise that the number of Internet users in China dwarfs the number of users in the United States. However, there are currently still 700 million…
Given the crash in the Chinese A-shares markets in recent weeks, Nomura investors have been asking what stocks they should buy during this period of weakness in China. In a new report, analyst Wendy Liu discusses three China-listed stocks that Nomura believes investors should be buying on the dip.
In a new report, Bank of America analyst Youssef Brahimi discusses how traders can profit from the extremely narrow trading range and steep skew that the S&P 500 has exhibited throughout 2015. Brahimi suggests one approach to the historically tight trading range using an SPX option strategy.