Copart (NASDAQ:CPRT) had its price target hoisted by Truist from $145.00 to $160.00 in a research report sent to investors on Friday, The Fly reports. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the business services provider's stock.
Several other research firms have also issued reports
GameStop (NYSE:GME) stock is up some 950% year to date, eclipsing the already healthy gains in the broader stock market. However, the recent success of its shares may not necessarily mean this video game retailer can create fortunes for new investors. Let's take a closer look to see what m
Warren Buffett’s the most famous buy-and-hold investor on the planet, so if his company, Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK-B) (NYSE:BRK-A), is selling a stock in its portfolio, you might want to consider selling it, too.
Fortunately, Berkshire Hathaway reveals which stocks the Oracle of Omaha is selling in its quarterly 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The company’s latest filing shows he sold shares in Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK), IBM (NYSE:IBM), and Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX). Is it time for these stocks to exit your portfolio, too?
U.S. President Donald Trump, who made saving mining jobs an earmark of his campaign, is pointing to natural gas’s vulnerability to hackers as justification for bailing out struggling coal-fired and nuclear power plants.
Gas-fired power generators are more vulnerable to cyber attacks than coal plants and nukes because gas must be delivered from remote fields via pipelines, according a draft report by the department. Coal and nuclear plants, on the other hand, keep fuel stored on site, eliminating a potential weak point that could be targeted by malicious hackers.
Small cap dating site stock Match Group Inc (NASDAQ: MTCH), which was spun off from media and Internet stock IAC/InterActiveCorp (NASDAQ: IAC) and is a peer or remaining dating stock Spark Networks Inc (NYSEMKT: LOV), is the eight most shorted stock on the NASDAQ with short interest of 43.96% according to Highshortnterest.com.
Small cap Match Group is the world’s leading provider of dating products that operates a portfolio of over 45 brands, including Match, OkCupid, Tinder, Meetic, Twoo, OurTime, BlackPeopleMeet and FriendScout24 (each designed to increase users’ likelihood....More>>>
Jones Energy Inc (NYSE:JONE) rose 15.3% during mid-day trading on Wednesday . The company traded as high as $5.45 and last traded at $4.98. Approximately 558,343 shares were traded during mid-day trading, an increase of 5,831% from the average daily volume of 9,414 shares. The stock had previously closed at $4.32.
JONE has been the topic of a number of recent analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Jones Energy from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $10.00 price objective on the stock in a research report on Thursday, September 6th. ValuEngine....More>>>
Source: ThinkstockUntil about 2008 or so, discussion about the future price of crude oil was directed by the concept of peak oil. That is, when does the world reach peak production, after which the price of crude will skyrocket. In less than a decade, the discussion is now focused on the concept of “peak demand,” the point at which global demand for crude begins to decline.
The recent Oil & Money conference in London sharpened the focus on peak demand. Saudi Arabia’s minister of energy and industry, Khalid Al-Falih, told conference attendees that cutbacks in capital....More>>>
Shares of Switch, Inc. (NYSE:SWCH) have been given a consensus recommendation of "Buy" by the twelve research firms that are presently covering the company, MarketBeat.com reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation, nine have given a buy recommendation and on
Following in the wake of fellow dry bulk shipping stocks Diana Shipping (NYSE:DSX) last week and Safe Bulkers (NYSE:SB) Monday morning, Seanergy Maritime Holdings (NASDAQ:SHIP) and Castor Maritime (NASDAQ:CTRM) surged ahead to close the trading session up 12% and 13%.
We're entering the home stretch of the year. Last month, I pointed out that the fall season is one of the best times for dividend hikes. And it will be interesting to see which companies announce dividend hikes in this challenging environment.
HOOKIPA (HOOK Quick QuoteHOOK ) announced that it has entered into a clinical collaboration and supply agreement with Merck (MRK Quick QuoteMRK ) to evaluate the former’s novel arenaviral program, HB-200, in combination with the latter’s PD-L1 inhibitor Keytruda as a fi
It's always interesting to see what billionaire investors are doing with their money. Sure, you can't match their gains simply by copying every single one of their stock picks, but it can still be helpful (and fru