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

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 

Pandora Media Inc (P) Stock Faceplants on Q2 Whiff

Jul. 21, 2016, 4:25 pm EST – Pandora (P) stock, lifted briefly Thursday on buyout hopes, tanked by double-digits after the bell as revenues and guidance disappointed. More 

Whoops! CSX Corporation (CSX) Stock Jumps on Early Earnings Release

Jul. 13, 2016, 3:35 pm EST – CSX stock got a late boost on Wednesday after CSX Corporation released its second-quarter earnings report ahead of schedule. More 

Juno Therapeutics Inc: JUNO Stock Surges 30% as Trial Hold Lifted

Jul. 12, 2016, 5:26 pm EST – JUNO stock shot up 30% in Tuesday's after-market trading after the FDA gave it the green light to resume a Phase II trial on cancer drug JCAR015. More 

United Continental Holdings Inc: UAL Stock Cruises on Upgrade

Jul. 12, 2016, 5:00 pm EST – United Continental (UAL) stock got a healthy push Tuesday thanks to an analyst upgrade of several industry stocks, as well as a better-than-expected outlook. More