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Look to Short Alphabet Inc (GOOGL) Stock After Q1 Earnings

Alphabet's upside after Thursday's earnings might prove to be limited. Even if GOOGL stock gaps higher, watch out for shorting opportunities. More 

Under Armour Inc (UAA) Stock Races Higher on a Critical Q1 Beat

Under Armour's Q1 earnings beat has sparked a relief rally in UAA stock. But the quarter was far from perfect, and UA has more to prove. More 

Why Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Stock Is a Likely Short After Earnings

Microsoft's (MSFT) Q3 earnings report, due out Thursday, should be a "show and tell" event. Prepare to pounce on MSFT stock in the aftermath. More 

3 Stocks to Watch on Wednesday: Twitter Inc (TWTR), Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (CMG) and United States Steel Corporation (X)

Twitter (TWTR) is popping on a big earnings beat, while Chipotle (CMG) continues its turnaround. U.S. Steel (X) is getting gashed, however. More 

How to Trade, Inc. (AMZN) Stock After Q1 Earnings

Amazon (AMZN) reports Q1 earnings after Thursday's bell. My plan for trading AMZN stock focuses on two specific levels. More 

3 Stocks to Watch on Tuesday: Alcoa Corp (AA), Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) and Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX)

Caterpillar (CAT) and Alcoa (AA) are making big moves thanks to Street-beating reports, but Express Scripts (ESRX) is hurtling lower. More 

Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) Stock Is a Better Buy After Q4 Earnings

Rite Aid (RAD) pulled off top- and bottom-line beats for fiscal Q4, showing that the drug store chain is performing better than RAD stock. More 

How to Trade Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) Stock Around Q1 Earnings

Caterpillar (CAT) has boomed and busted throughout 2017. Tuesday's earnings report could trigger the next big move in CAT stock. More 

3 Stocks to Watch on Monday: Hasbro, Inc. (HAS), Halliburton Company (HAL) and C R Bard Inc (BCR)

Hasbro (HAS) and Halliburton (HAL) are both headed higher on earnings beats, and C.R. Bard (BCR) is jumping on a sellout to Becton Dickinson (BDX). More 

American Express Company (AXP) Stock Is Charged and Ready to Go

American Express (AXP) popped on Thursday following earnings, and as a result, AXP stock looks ready to resume its rally from last October. More