Robert Martin
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InvestorPlace Writer

Robert Martin is a blogger who covers consumer and financial news with a nod to the stock market. He enjoys writing about business and making money doing it.

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Recent Articles

Smith & Wesson Holding Corp (SWHC) Swoons Ahead of Q1 Report

Aug. 31, 2016, 11:32 am EST – Smith & Wesson (SWHC) is stumbling ahead of its fiscal Q1 earnings report, out Thursday. But SWHC stock holders don't need to panic. More 

Twitter Inc (TWTR) Spikes on Nothing. Absolutely Nothing.

Aug. 31, 2016, 10:46 am EST – Twitter stock spiked out of nowhere on Wednesday, leaving the internet to start wondering what TWTR buyout rumor will be surfacing next. More 

Under Armour Inc (UA) Slips on Argus Downgrade to “Hold”

Aug. 31, 2016, 9:30 am EST – UA stock slipped on Wednesday after Argus analyst John Staszak expressed concern about Under Armour's future earnings growth. More 

Palo Alto Networks Inc (PANW) Slumps on Mixed Q4, Weak Outlook

Aug. 30, 2016, 4:39 pm EST – Palo Alto Networks reported wider Q4 losses and disappointing guidance, putting the brakes on a two-month rebound in PANW stock. More 

Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan (USA) (POT) Spikes on Agrium Inc. (AGU) Merger Report

Aug. 30, 2016, 10:44 am EST – Struggling ag stocks Potash Corp. (POT) and Agrium (AG) both popped on Tuesday amid reports that the pair are likely to join forces. More 

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc (KTOS) Skids on Keybanc Downgrade

Aug. 29, 2016, 10:24 am EST – A Keybanc analyst downgraded Kratos Defense & Security (KTOS) on Monday, saying shares were too hot. It worked like a charm, as KTOS cooled off. More 

Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc (EGLE): The Move of the Day

Aug. 26, 2016, 10:25 am EST – Eagle Bulk Shipping (EGLE) stock received a brief respite from its 2016 beating as it spiked some 50% on no apparent news. More 

Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc. (ULTA) Slips From All-Time Highs

Aug. 26, 2016, 10:00 am EST – Ulta Salon (ULTA) experienced something rare for the beauty retail store on Friday. A substantial dip in ULTA stock. More 

Rackspace Hosting, Inc. (RAX) Jumps on Apollo Buyout

Aug. 26, 2016, 9:16 am EST – RAX stock was halted, then jumped on Friday after Apollo Global Management confirmed the rumors. It will buy Rackspace for $4.3 billion. More 

The GEO Group Inc (GEO), Corrections Corp of America (CXW) Crumble on DoJ Crackdown

Aug. 18, 2016, 1:13 pm EST – Geo Croup (GEO) and Corrections Corp of America (CXW) plummeted Thursday as the Department of Justice laid out plans to phase out the use of private prisons. More