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REUTERS/Neil HallHistorical re-enactors in a living history camp prepare their costumes as they take part in an anniversary event for the Battle of Bosworth near Market Bosworth in central Britain.The global financial markets are getting walloped.The Dow ended Friday at 16,450, down a whopping 1,018 points for the week. The blue-chip index booked its first back-to-back, down-300-plus-point days since November 2008. It’s […]

Playmate Kennedy Summers day trading – Business Insider

Getty Images/ Mike WindleKennedy Summers, Playboy’s 2014 ‘Playmate of the Year.’See AlsoThe SEC is hunting hackers who stole corporate emails to trade stocksORDERED CHAOS: An annotated guide to the bustling trading floor of the Chicago Mercantile ExchangeJimmy Lee was the greatest investment banker of our time, but that’s not what made him specialPlayboy’s 2014 “Playmate of the Year,” Kennedy Summers, […]

Stock Market News for June 19, 2015 – Zacks Investment Research

Benchmarks gained around 1% on Thursday after the Federal Reserve hinted that it will move slowly on raising interest rates. A majority of Fed officials had said on Wednesday that the economy is ready for a rate hike this year. Only 2 out of the 17 officials believe the central bank should not raise rates before next year. Meanwhile, consumer […]

Stifel Talks 5 Biotech Stocks – ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, Inc …

Related ARIAMorning Market GainersBenzinga’s Top #PreMarket GainersThe Vetr community has downgraded $ARIA to 3-Stars(Vetr)Related CLVSGoldman Sachs Previews ASCO Cancer Conference With Amgen, Celgene And Clovis OncologyBenzinga’s Volume MoversStifel analyst Brian Klein published abstracts Thursday from the 2015 ASCO annual meeting.Klein’s following comments along with current ratings were intended to provide investors with “meaningful insight into ongoing clinical activities for various […]

Biotech to Remain Strong Because Science is Solid, CEOs Say

Timothy Hay


Biotechnology companies have been going public in record numbers, and many of them have been immediately embraced by public-market investors once their stock starts trading.But does that mean the sector is in a bubble?The chief executives of two venture-backed companies that went public spoke at the National Venture Capital Association’s annual conference in San Francisco. They said the good days for […]

Market Wrap: Wall Street Ends Down as Biotech Stocks Drop 4 …

APActors Robert Downey Jr. and Jeremy Renner ring the opening bell Monday at the New York Stock Exchange. By Caroline ValetkevitchNEW YORK – U.S. stocks ended down Monday, led by losses in biotech shares after disappointing news from several companies including Amgen.The Nasdaq Biotech Index sank 4.1 percent, its biggest daily percentage loss since March 25, while the S&P […]

Stock Market News for April 20, 2015 – Zacks Investment Research

Benchmarks ended in the red on Friday following investor concern over new equity market regulations in China and Greece’s debt crisis. Meanwhile, AmEx’s dismal earnings results weighed on the Dow. The S&P 500 and the Dow both registered their worst one day percentage decline in more than three weeks on Friday. Benchmarks also finished in negative territory for the week […]

Stock Market News for March 20, 2015 – Zacks Investment Research

Benchmarks finished mostly lower on Thursday after stronger US dollar adversely affected oil and other commodity prices, dragging down energy and material stocks. The U.S dollar rebounded on Thursday after a sharp decline on Wednesday. While the S&P 500 and the Dow ended in negative territory, gains among bio-tech stocks and Facebook helped the Nasdaq close in the green.For a […]

Biotech Blowoff Beats Even Dot-Com Madness

Annual health tech fests like the JPMorgan Health Care Conference, Biotech Showcase, and One Med Forum came and went this year in San Francisco. The star performers in this sector no doubt have a lot to brag about. They will also have a lot of explaining to do when the biotech and health care sectors eventually crash.The NASDAQ Biotechnology Index […]

Stock Market News for February 25, 2015 – Zacks Investment …

Benchmarks hit record highs on Tuesday after Janet Yellen made her semiannual testimony before the Senate Banking Committee. Markets interpreted her dovish comments as reassurance that rate hike may only come in the latter half of the year. Moreover, gains in Home Depot, First Solar and Toll Brothers also boosted markets. The Dow reached a record high for second time […]