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Rising Rates Spook Stocks After Fed Minutes

Stocks careened into the red on Wednesday after the release of surprisingly hawkish Federal Reserve meeting minutes. Read Article

Wednesday’s Vital Data: Walmart Inc (WMT), Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) and Nvidia Corporation (NVDA)

Walmart (WMT) options volume surges on earnings miss, Amazon (AMZN) rallies on Walmart woes and Nvidia (NVDA) rides cryptocurrency rebound. Read Article

The Stage Could Be Set for Another Market Freakout

Stocks started the holiday shortened week on a down note, with disappointing results from Walmart (WMT) pulling down the major averages with a wave of afternoon selling. Read Article

3 Stocks to Watch on Wednesday: American Water Works Company Inc (AWK), Concho Resources Inc (CXO) and Texas Roadhouse Inc (TXRH)

American Water Works (AWK), Concho Resources (CXO) and Texas Roadhouse (TXRH) all reported their quarterly earnings results after the bell Tuesday. Read Article

Tuesday’s Vital Data: Tesla Inc (TSLA), United States Steel Corp. (X) and Netflix, Inc. (NFLX)

Tesla (TSLA) options mixed on production milestone, U.S. Steel (X) soars on possible tariffs and Netflix (NFLX) call options pop on price target increase. Read Article

Are Stocks Merely Bouncing to Lower Highs?

Last week's bounce in the SPY ETF brought back the animal spirits of traders, but it looks increasingly likely that stocks may only bounce to lower highs for the time being. Read Article

3 Stocks to Watch on Tuesday: Harley-Davidson Inc (HOG), J M Smucker Co (SJM) and Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM)

Harley-Davidson (HOG) will still close its KC plant, J M Smucker (SJM) recalls dog food with traces of euthanasia drug and KFC (YUM) closes many UK locations on chicken shortage. Read Article

After the Selloff, Oil Prices Are Climbing Back Up

Stocks pushed higher on Thursday in a technical test of the S&P 500's 50-day moving average, after last week's selloff found support at the 200-day moving average. Read Article

3 Stocks to Watch on Friday: Arista Networks Inc (ANET), Consolidated Edison, Inc. (ED) and Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (DLR)

Arista Networks (ANET), Consolidated Edison (ED) and Digital Realty Trust (DLR) reported their quarterly earnings reports after the bell Thursday. Read Article

Thursday’s Vital Data: Facebook Inc (FB), Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) and Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT)

Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Applied Materials (AMAT) call options rise ahead of earnings and Facebook (FB) gets valuation nod from MKM Partners. Read Article

Stocks Make Strong Comeback Despite Recent Turbulence

Stocks rebounded strongly on Wednesday in the wake of what looked, on the surface, to be a strong Consumer Price Inflation report. Read Article

3 Stocks to Watch on Thursday: NetApp Inc. (NTAP), Sun Life Financial Inc (SLF) and Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (ADR) (TEVA)

NetApp (NTAP) and Sun Life Financial (SLF) reported their earnings, while Teva Pharmaceutical Industries (TEVA) got a boost as Warren Buffett invested in the company. Read Article

Wednesday’s Vital Data: Twitter Inc (TWTR), Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) and Apple Inc. (AAPL)

Twitter (TWTR) options rise as CEO downplays acquisition talk, Cisco (CSCO) traders prep for earnings, Apple (AAPL) denies special dividend for overseas cash Read Article

After the Turmoil, Oversold Stocks Are Looking for Gains

Stocks inched higher on Tuesday, recovering from early session losses as new Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell finally uttered the words of support the market has been waiting for. Read Article

3 Stocks to Watch on Wednesday: Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (CMG), Metlife Inc (MET) and Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY)

Chipotle (CMG) has signed the Taco Bell CEO as its new boss, MetLife (MET) misses EPS estimates and Occidental Petroleum (OXY) matches Street guidance. Read Article

How Long Will This Market Volatility Persist?

While the crash was discouraging, the market and the economy are two different things, and the underlying fundamentals are still very good. We remain optimistic about the bull-trend, but volatility will likely rise from here. Read Article

We May Not Be Out of the Woods Yet With Bonds

Stocks continued their rebound for the second consecutive day on Monday, recovering from a mid-day dip into negative territory. Read Article

3 Stocks to Watch on Tuesday: Chegg Inc (CHGG), Dun & Bradstreet Corp (DNB) and RingCentral Inc (RNG)

Chegg (CHGG) posted a profit following the year-ago loss Dun & Bradstreet's (DNB) earnings topped estimates and changed its CEO, while RingCentral (RNG) also reported. Read Article

General Motors Company To Take $850M Charge With Closing of Korean Plant

General Motors will shutter one of its four South Korean plants. GM stock investors will be watching closely to see the impact on share performance. Read Article

Monday’s Vital Data: Nvidia Corporation, Amazon.com, Inc. and Snap Inc

Nvidia stock call options jump on earnings, Amazon options mixed on delivery testing, while Snap shares buck its post-earnings dive. Read Article