3 Biotech Stocks Are Getting Crushed: Achillion Pharmaceuticals …

Many individual investors have opted to invest in biotech ETFs and mutual funds. The XBI and SBIO funds have performed well because they focus more on small and mid-sized biotech companies. The IBB, which has emerged as something of a proxy for the industry for many investors, is weighted much more heavily to bigger, more proven biotech companies.The volatility of […]

US STOCKS-Wall St pulls back as Fed rally reverses

* Energy shares lower on dollar strength, oversupply concern* Guess posts strong quarterly earnings, shares rally* Indexes: Dow off 0.6 pct, S&P off 0.5 pct, Nasdaq up 0.2 pct (Updates prices, changes comment, byline)By Rodrigo CamposNEW YORK, March 19 (Reuters) – U.S. stocks fell on Thursday as a stronger dollar weighed on oil and other commodity prices, with energy and […]

Meanwhile, Over At The "New York" Stock Exchange… Lasers | Zero …

The last time we looked at the most important tower in the world, about 4 months ago, it looked as follows:The tower in question is the primary microwave relay into the ill-named “New York” Stock Exchange which actually is located just off MacArthur Boulevard and Route 17 in Mahwah, New Jersey, and in our opinion is the “most important tower” […]

Don't try this: meet the high schooler who made $300K trading …

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It was just a few weeks into the new school year when Connor Bruggemann decided to play sick. He holed up in his bedroom, shut the door, and opened his laptop. Over the summer his father had opened an Etrade account for him, using around $10,000 Bruggemann had saved up over two years working as a busboy and […]

Big data is transforming every industry, from health and education, to …

Big data is already making a big impact all over the world. Large corporations, world organizations, and governments have hopped aboard the big data bandwagon, hoping to utilize new sources of data to improve operations and increase productivity among many other reasons.It’s easy to see from the latest technology news how such massive organizations can benefit from big data considering […]

How Do You Sell a New Stock Exchange? IEX Makes an Appeal to …

This week’s cover story recounts the origins of IEX, a new stock exchange that hopes to level the playing field among investors, let some disinfecting sunshine in on the shadowy world of high-frequency trading and spur Wall Street to follow its lead. But a non-engineering, non-algorithm-writing type might be forgiven for finding it hard to understand the technological and financial […]

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New book: Big Data, Mining, and Analytics: Components of Strategic …

This book ties together big data, data mining, and analytics to explain how readers can leverage them to extract valuable insights from their data. Big Data, Mining, and Analytics: Components of Strategic Decision MakingBy Stephan Kudyba
Hardcover: 325 pagesPublisher: Auerbach Publications (March 24, 2014)ISBN-10: 1466568704Illustrating basic approaches of business intelligence to the more complex methods of data and text mining, […]

Super Bowl XLVIII racks up 'Super Big Data' usage | SiliconANGLE

The game is over, the Seattle Seahawks took home the Vince Lombardi Trophy with a final score of 43-8 against the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl XLVIII.The Super Bowl is one of the biggest events in the US, so it’s not that surprising that the data uploaded and downloaded on Sunday surpassed numbers from previous years.According to AT&T, total data […]