Element Capital Management LLC acquired a new stake in LTX-Credence Co. common stock (NASDAQ:XCRA) during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor acquired 12,132 shares of the semiconductor company̵
The stock market, especially on the technology side, is all about buzz words. Two decades ago, the buzz was all about internet stocks. A few years back, the buzz was all about e-commerce stocks. More recently, the buzz surrounded cloud stocks.
But now, the buzz has pivoted to blockchain and artificial intelligence.
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At this rate, it’s almost an inevitability. Barring extremely unusual circumstances, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) will become the first company ever to hit $1 trillion market capitalization. No one, not Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), not Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB), can lay claim to that title. And at slightly over $187, Apple stock just needs to push a little bit more to get there.
It is an exciting time at Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM).
That may seem weird to say. The fast-food giant behind KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell is often written off as less exciting than the likes of hyper-growth tech companies like Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB), Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) and Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG, NASDAQ:GOOGL).
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is experiencing a case of deja vu. Just when you thought it was safe to put your money back into AAPL stock, it trips up again. But what makes these sharp declines so memorable is that they’re incredibly rare. With the latest selloff, Apple has incurred only nine sessions of 1% losses or greater this year. In contrast, last year saw 39 such losses.
Everyone’s favorite e-commerce retailer Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) is doing something that AMZN stock investors are unaccustomed to seeing. Since the beginning of June, shares have dropped nearly 3%. After only spending brief interludes above the psychologically important $1,000 level, the unbreakable company suddenly seems vulnerable.
Alibaba (BABA) has remained one of my favorite stocks since the company went public in the U.S. in 2014. Despite its somewhat rocky early days, the company has managed to more than triple in value since bottoming in
When it comes to stocks, bigger is not always better.
Sometimes name recognition works against a company, in that some investors happily buy shares in companies they've heard of. That's the stock market equivalent of when novice horse racing fans bet aggressively on a contender based solel
Despite demonstrating poor performance from 2013 to 2017, International Business Machines (IBM) has picked up momentum in the past couple months, currently boasting an elevated stock price of $167.34 as compared to previous November lows of $147. The company h
For most of the last two years, the market was driven higher by strength in big tech, specifically the FAANG stocks: Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB), Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) and Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL).