Janet Yellen Was Half Right

Just over a year ago, Janet Yellen did the unthinkable. In a moment of clarity, The Fed called out two darlings of the momentum-chasing euphoria-driven stock buying frenzy for ‘special’ treatment when Yellen uttered the Cramer-mind-blowing fact that “small cap social media and biotech stock valuations were substantially stretched.” It appears, judging by today’s market, that she was half rightThe […]

Trading tech: 5 stocks to buy –

Trading tech: 5 stocks to buy
The “Fast Money” traders give you their 5 trades in the tech sector.
With Apple reportedly set to offer a new bond, an event that’s previously led to stock gains of more than 19 percent, “Fast Money” trader Guy Adami said now is the right time to buy Apple.”The genius of Apple is they make people […]

Earnings gusher is next test for stocks after market wipeout

But 53 percent of companies have so far missed their revenue forecasts. The industrial sector could come under special scrutiny in the coming week because of high-profile revenue misses Friday by both General Electric and Honeywell.”I think you’ll continue to see a pullback, and I think the industrial angle is going to be a good one because industrials are going […]

Why the Stock Market and Personalization Will Drive the Future of …

Lately we’ve spent a lot of time internally and with our clients talking about the future of search. When you look at how Google got beat up by the stock market for its “slowing results” and Facebook shows more than 70 percent of its revenue coming from mobile, you start to think about how ripe for disruption mobile search really […]

Pandora Media Inc Revenue Miss Sends Stock Trading Down 19%


Pandora Media Inc Revenue Miss Sends Stock Trading Down 19%

Pandora Media reported a miss on revenue consensus estimates, following which the stock traded down by around 19%

By: Martin BlancPublished: Feb 6, 2015 at 9:41 am EST

Pandora Media Inc (NYSE:P) stock is trading down by around 19.28% at $14.86 as of 9:17 AM EST on Friday, following disappointing fourth-quarter 2014 (4QFY14) […]

Big Fade, Go Figure

This is a week of Earnings and Expirations, so at the very least we should expect to see additional volatility in the market.  We also have to take into account  that the Major Indices, and some Sectors, are technically speaking in a somewhat “vulnerable” position after seeing some early distribution days to start the year.Right now, all the major indexes […]

Big Data Technology, Streaming Music, And Pandora's Competitive …

SummaryNeither Apple’s purchase of Beats nor Amazon’s recent music launch represent direct competition to Pandora which competes for revenue with terrestrial radio broadcasters (e.g. Clear Channel, Cumulus & CBS).

Pandora is really a Big Data technology company which uses its industry-leading data analysis algorithms to […]

The Last Two Times This Happened, The Stock Market Crashed

The last two times when margin debt reversed and fell after a record-breaking spike, all hell broke loose. In 2000, it was simultaneous. In 2007, it was delayed by a few months. Today, on the surface, everything is still hunky-dory. The Dow is just fractions below its all-time high that it set on Wednesday. But beneath the surface, parts of […]