Nike stock plunged 12% this morning after another earnings report that missed expectations. While revenue and EPS figures came in strong, the margins slipped up a bit - which has only been exacerbated by inflation. But the real reason analysts and investors alike have growing concern over the trajectory of Nike? Inventory. Their inventory [...]
While Rite Aid had a good run during the pandemic, it appears the stock is headed back towards the bottom - as the company reports another quarter of poor results. The retail drug store chain lost over $300 million in the fiscal 2nd quarter. This resulted in a net loss per share of $6.07, [...]
On Thursday, September 28, LNG had a huge up day with a $10.60 gain (6.95%) after hitting an intraday low of $147.70 on September 26. The high for the year was on September 14 at $178.62. The closing price pierced its 50-day moving average and closed well above it. Over the past year, energy-related [...]
Adobe is expected to release its earnings report on Thursday - but the expectations are already in. Analysts are expecting the company to beat their predictions on revenue for the fiscal third quarter. In the quarter that ended September 2nd, the estimation is that Adobe pulled in sales of $4.43 billion and an adjusted [...]
Why Okta Exceeded Expectations in the 2nd Quarter, but dropped 30% today. Is it time to Buy, Sell or Hold?
We witness many companies fall short of expectations in the 2nd quarter as more and more reports are starting to funnel in. However, one company that exceeded expectations with ease was Okta. So - why is the company’s stock down over 30% so far today? And does the VectorVest System rate it? We’ll explore this [...]
As the desktop CPU market plunges, one stock situated within the industry continues to thrive - and that’s AMD. Despite record-low desktop CPU shipments, AMD (Advanced Microdevices) managed to report gains in the last quarter. What makes this particularly interesting is that AMD’s competitors - Intel, Nvidia, and more - are struggling. Yet, through [...]
When conducting technical analysis on a company and determining whether they fit your criteria for investing, you have no shortage of metrics at your disposal. You can consider a company's P/E ratio, EBITDA, ROE, etc. But, perhaps the most important of all? EPS. Wait - what is EPS in the stock market, exactly? That's exactly [...]
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Stay on top of potential big moves with the Earnings Announcements for the week of 5/9/16 – 5/13/16. Any guesses on who’s going to surprise us? Leave your comments! About this list: Listed stocks have an average volume of 100,000 (at time of writing). Stocks are sorted by day, then alphabetically by company name. Use [...]
Stay on top of potential big moves with the Earnings Announcements for the week of 5/2/16 – 5/6/16. Any guesses on who’s going to surprise us? Leave your comments! About this list: Listed stocks have an average volume of 100,000 (at time of writing). Stocks are sorted by day, then alphabetically by company name. Use [...]