TheStreet highlights 5 stocks pushing the electronics industry higher today.
Cramer doesn't like Gigamon or Compass Minerals and really dislikes Epizyme.
Is good news for the economy bad news for stocks? That's the question that's been plaguing the markets for the past three years, Cramer says.
The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 11/15/2013 settlement date, and we here at Dividend Channel like to sift through this fresh data and order the underlying components of the Nasdaq 100 by "days to cover." There are a number of ways to look at short data, for example the total number of shares short; but one metric that we find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares typically traded. The number of shares short is then compared to the average daily volume, in order to calculate the total number of trading days it would take to close out all of the open short positions if every share traded represented a short position being closed.
Xilinx's network orders shook up investors who may have forgotten what a promising company it is.
The tech sector dominates today's list, as Cisco Sytems sends shivers through Silicon Valley
Trade-Ideas LLC identified Xilinx (XLNX) as a "water-logged and getting wetter" (weak stocks crossing below support with today's range greater than 200%) candidate
Noted FPGA maker just tooted its own horn about the availability of 20 nanometer silicon - samples, that is. Is it time to get excited, or is this just marketing fluff?
Xilinx's recent weakness looks like a buying opportunity, but investors need to be patient.
Altera Corporation reported earnings of 37 cents per share in the third quarter of 2013, which beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 34 cents.