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Tuesday’s Vital Data: Micron Technology, Inc. (MU), Facebook Inc. (FB) and AT&T Inc. (T)

Micron (MU) options call heavy despite UBS bearish note, Facebook (FB) volume exceeding low ahead of earnings, AT&T (T) hit with collusion probe Read Article

The Treasury Yield Is Trembling on the Edge of 3%

Earnings season is moving into high gear, and several stocks, including Caterpillar and Merck, saw analyst upgrades on Monday. Read Article

3 Stocks to Watch on Tuesday: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Cadence Design Systems Inc (CDNS) and SLM (SLM)

Apple's (AAPL) Shazam acquisition has been halted, while Cadence Design Systems (CDNS) and Sallie Mae (SLM) reported their latest quarterly earnings results. Read Article

Ready for a Slice of Cheesecake Factory, Inc.? Here Are 2 Pros, 2 Cons

Cheesecake Factory has a lot of wheels in motion. The most important piece -- improving sales -- is still hanging over CAKE stock. Read Article

Monday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) and Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD)

Apple (AAPL) options mixed on target cut, Netflix (NFLX) eyes movie theater buy and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) options mixed ahead of earnings. Read Article

A Big Test for Stocks Lies Ahead This Week

A big test for stocks lies ahead this week as heavily-weighted large-cap tech names report this week, among a ton of other stocks in different sectors and groups. Read Article

3 Stocks to Watch on Monday: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) and Starbucks Corporation (SBUX)

Apple (AAPL), Delta Air Lines (DAL) and Starbucks (SBUX) all made headlines over the weekend with two of these companies getting in trouble with customers. Read Article

Friday’s Vital Data: General Electric Company (GE), Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) and Bank of America Corp (BAC)

General Electric (GE) options bet on earnings rally, Amazon (AMZN) posts Prime subscriber numbers and Bank of America (BAC) options bulls bet big. Read Article

6 Stocks to Watch as the Market Goes Higher

These stocks are helping move the market up or down. Here's what investors need to know about each of these stocks to watch. Read Article

3 Stocks to Watch on Friday: Glacier Bancorp, Inc. (GBCI), Rogers Communications Inc. (USA) (RCI) and Atlassian Corporation PLC (TEAM)

Glacier Bancorp (GBCI), Rogers Communications (USA) (RCI) and Atlassian (TEAM) all reported their quarterly earnings data after the bell Thursday. Read Article

Should You Send In Class Action Security Claims Forms?

Consider it an investor right of passage: Taking an hour or two fill out a securities class action lawsuit form may be worth your time. Read Article

A Tech Giant No More: IBM Is Too Small to Compete in the Cloud Era

IBM chose to hand shareholders billions of dollars early in this decade rather than invest heavily in cloud, and has thus lost its place among the tech giants. Read Article

Thursday’s Vital Data: Micron Technology, Inc. (MU), International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) and Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA)

Micron (MU) stock hits resistance amid call options flurry, IBM (IBM) tanks on guidance and Alibaba (BABA) options traders gear up for earnings. Read Article

Why Investors Should Remain Cautious Despite the Latest Comeback

Aside from the rise in crude oil (inflationary, raises risk of four Fed hikes this year) the other big story in play is the persistent yield curve flattening coming from the bond market, a loud signal that something isn't right. Read Article

3 Stocks to Watch on Thursday: Crown Castle In/SH SH (CCI), Sleep Number Corp (SNBR) and United Rentals, Inc. (URI)

Crown Castle (CCI), Sleep Number (SNBR) and United Rentals (URI) all reported their quarterly earnings results after the bell Wednesday afternoon. Read Article

Wednesday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Facebook, Inc. (FB) and Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

Apple (AAPL) call option volume flat despite positive iPhone X news while Facebook (FB) and Microsoft (MSFT) options traders prep for earnings. Read Article

Expect Stocks to Continue Forward Momentum

Stocks enjoyed another buying surge on Tuesday, with investors turning away from geopolitical concerns to concentrate on the flow of Q1 earnings results. Read Article

3 Stocks to Watch on Wednesday: Hancock Holding Company (HBHC), Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (IBKR) and Lam Research Corporation (LRCX)

Hancock Holding (HBHC), Interactive Brokers (IBKR) and Lam Research (LRCX) all reported their quarterly earnings results after the bell Tuesday. Read Article

Tuesday’s Vital Data: AT&T Inc. (T), Visa Inc. (V) and Netflix, Inc. (NFLX)

Options traders take aim at AT&T (T) and Visa (V) ahead of earnings, while Netflix (NFLX) posts another quarter of impressive growth. Read Article

Stocks Push Forward As Fears of War Diminish

Stocks climbed again on Monday, shrugging off the U.S.-led airstrike on Syria over the weekend. Now the market will get an update on U.S. industrial production as well as a batch of Federal Reserve policymaker speeches. Read Article