Market Movers and Canadian Stocks

  • Stay Away From Cheap Stocks When Evaluating A Stock's Base Investor's Business Daily - Fri, 27 Feb, 2015 5:44 PM EST

    Many investors are drawn to low-priced stocks like bears to honey. Truth is, it's an area of the market where institutional investors rarely fish. That means you shouldn't fish there, either. Prior to ...

  • London close: Stocks inch lower as US data and comes in mixed Sharecast - Fri, 27 Feb, 2015 12:13 PM EST

    Despite setting a new intraday record just before the close, the FTSE 100 finished just a few points lower on Friday as investors took profits after a batch of mixed economic data from the States.

  • Big Short Interest Swings In Semiconductor Stocks Benzinga - Fri, 27 Feb, 2015 10:41 AM EST

    Early February brought some big swings in the short interest among the leading semiconductor stocks. Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (NASDAQ: MRVL ), NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ) and QUALCOMM, Inc. ...

  • Great Value Stocks for a Hot Market US News - Fri, 27 Feb, 2015 9:05 AM EST

    In today`s article, we will use the principles of value investing to search for stocks that remain undervalued, in spite of current market conditions. Value investing as an investment discipline is not a set of hard-and-fast rules. Find companies with a long-term track record of growing revenue and earnings per share. …

  • Connect Group PLC (LON: CNCT), Admiral Group plc (LON: ADM), Tate & Lyle PLC (LON: TATE), BHP Billiton plc (LON: BLT) and Hiscox Ltd (LON: HSX) and some of the best dividend stocks around.

  • David Herro's Biggest International Stock Buys and Adds of Q4 GuruFocus.com - Thu, 26 Feb, 2015 10:21 PM EST

    David Herro (Trades, Portfolio), who manages the Oakmark International Fund and Oakmark International Small Cap Fund, bought one new European stock and added to 20 existing holdings in the fourth quarter....

  • Short Sellers Come Back To Biotech Stocks Benzinga - Thu, 26 Feb, 2015 1:25 PM EST

    By and large, short interest among the leading biotechs and emerging pharmaceuticals reversed course and rose again between the January 30 and February 13 settlement dates. Leading that trend were Amgen, ...

  • Stocks Little Changed After Data Morningstar - Thu, 26 Feb, 2015 12:00 PM EST

    The consumer price index fell 0.7% in January from December levels. The CPI was off 0.1% year-over-year, the first annual decline in five years. Excluding volatile food and energy prices, CPI was up 0.2% from the previous month. Economists had expected an overall decline of 0.6% and had estimated that core CPI would …

  • Drops in RBS and RSA shares peg back UK's FTSE 100 Reuters - UK Focus - Thu, 26 Feb, 2015 10:14 AM EST

    Share price falls in publisher Reed Elsevier and financial firms Royal Bank of Scotland and RSA kept Britain's top equity index in check on Thursday, although the market remained near record highs. The ...

  • Auto Trader announces intention to float on the London Stock Exchange Reuters - UK Focus - Thu, 26 Feb, 2015 2:44 AM EST

    Online car marketplace operator Auto Trader has announced its intention to proceed with an initial public offering on the London Stock Exchange, the company said on Thursday. Auto Trader expects to be ...

  • Bill Nygren Buys, Comments on 2 Stocks in Q4 GuruFocus.com - Thu, 26 Feb, 2015 1:02 AM EST

    Bill Nygren (Trades, Portfolio) manages the Oakmark Fund, which focuses on large-cap stocks in the U.S.

  • Market overview: Shares dip ahead of earnings avalanche Sharecast - Wed, 25 Feb, 2015 1:55 PM EST

    1630:Close UK stocks slipped slightly following the record highs set in the previous session. Investors took the reduction in Greek uncertainty and more dovish than expected remarks from Fed chair Janet ...

  • Magna stock hits fresh all-time high on news of dividend increase, Q4 growth The Canadian Press - Wed, 25 Feb, 2015 10:56 AM EST

    AURORA, Ont. - Magna International shares (TSX:MB) hit a fresh all-time high Wednesday after the auto parts maker's fourth-quarter results beat estimates and the company announced a stock split and dividend ...

  • Magna ups dividend, sets stock split as profit jumps Reuters - Wed, 25 Feb, 2015 10:13 AM EST
    CEO for Magna International Inc. Walker waits for the annual general meeting to start in Toronto

    Magna raised its quarterly dividend to 44 cents a share from 38 cents, and announced a two-for-one stock split. It said the stock split would be implemented through a stock dividend.

  • Wizz Air shares rise in conditional trade after IPO priced Reuters - UK Focus - Wed, 25 Feb, 2015 9:09 AM EST

    Shares in Hungarian budget airline Wizz Air Holdings Plc rose over 9 percent in unofficial trading after the carrier won approval for a London stock market listing just eight months after a failed attempt. Wizz Air's shares, which formally list on March 2, were changing hands at 1,240 pence on Wednesday in conditional …

  • London open: UK stocks tread water at all-time high Sharecast - Wed, 25 Feb, 2015 4:16 AM EST

    UK stocks were flat on Wednesday morning as markets paused for breath following the new all-time highs reached the previous session.

  • BUZZ-AO World: profit warning sees shares slump by a quarter Reuters - UK Focus - Wed, 25 Feb, 2015 4:08 AM EST

    ** A profit warning puts online white goods retailer AO World on course for its biggest one-day pct drop in short history as listed co ** Stock dives 27 pct, wiping $495 mln off co's market value ** Now ...

  • Distressed Investor Wilbur Ross Buys 2 New Stocks in Fourth Quarter GuruFocus.com - Tue, 24 Feb, 2015 9:23 PM EST

    Wilbur Ross (Trades, Portfolio) is the founder of WL Ross & Co. LLC, an investment firm that turns around distressed assets.

  • Europe midday: Stocks fall on oil decline, Greece woes Sharecast - Tue, 24 Feb, 2015 7:13 PM EST

    European stocks declined as energy prices declined and concerns were raised over Greece's bailout extension.

  • Stocks End at New Record Highs; Yellen, Grecce Eyed Morningstar - Tue, 24 Feb, 2015 5:30 PM EST

    Stocks rose today as Janet Yellen addressed Congress. The S&P 500 and Dow hit fresh all-time highs. Fed Chair Janet Yellen said this morning that the economy is improving as she laid the groundwork for a potential rate increase this year. The European Commission, the ECB and the IMF approved Greece’s four-month bailout …

  • Reversing a Declining Pattern in Earnings Per Share GuruFocus.com - Tue, 24 Feb, 2015 4:49 PM EST

    In this article, let's take a look at CR Bard Inc. (BCR), a $13.07 billion market cap company, which is a diversified maker of therapeutic and diagnostic medical devices has exposure to the vascular, urology, ...

  • David Dreman's Largest New Stock Buys GuruFocus.com - Tue, 24 Feb, 2015 3:39 PM EST

    David Dreman (Trades, Portfolio), a leading contrarian investor and pioneer in behavioral finance, founded Dreman Value Management in 1997.

  • In his recent annual letter to fund partners, Kase Capital’s Whitney Tilson disclosed the fund’s top holdings going into 2015 . Big names disclosed in the letter include  Avis Budget Group (NASDAQ: CAR ...

  • Stocks Rise; Yellen Testimony, Greece in Focus Morningstar - Tue, 24 Feb, 2015 12:00 PM EST

    Stocks rose this morning as Janet Yellen addressed Congress. Fed Chair Janet Yellen said this morning that the economy is improving as she laid the groundwork for a potential rate increase this year. The European Commission, the ECB and the IMF approved Greece’s four-month bailout extension today after the country submitted …

  • UK stocks edged higher after a slow start on Tuesday as investors expressed hopes that a deal can be struck to give Greece extra time, though upside was limited as markets neared their record highs.

  • A Bermuda-Based Company Is Combining Cash and Stock Dividend Hike GuruFocus.com - Mon, 23 Feb, 2015 3:44 PM EST

    In this article, let's take a look at Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (AGII), a $1.35 billion market cap company, which is an international underwriter of specialty insurance and reinsurance products....

  • CyberArk Software Ltd (NASDAQ: CYBR ) shares are down more than 12 percent on Monday morning, after JP Morgan analysts downgraded the stock to Underweight, from Neutral. The firm reiterated its $42 price ...

  • European markets breathed a sign of relief on Monday as concerns over Greece eased, though UK stocks didn't join in with the rally after HSBC disappointed with results and commodity stocks weakened.

  • Shares of Souza Cruz jump on possible British American offer Reuters - UK Focus - Mon, 23 Feb, 2015 8:25 AM EST

    Shares of Souza Cruz SA jumped in early Monday trading after controlling shareholder British American Tobacco said it was considering an offer for the 24.7 percent stake in Brazil's biggest cigarette company ...

  • HSBC Holdings plc Shares Fall Heavily On 17% Profit Dive Fool.co.uk - Mon, 23 Feb, 2015 6:02 AM EST

    What is the outlook for investors after HSBC Holdings plc (LON:HSBA)'s disappointing results?

  • Lloyds' expected dividend paves way for government shares sale Reuters - UK Focus - Mon, 23 Feb, 2015 2:00 AM EST

    Lloyds Banking Group's anticipated return to dividends this week for the first time since the financial crisis will help ease the way for the government to sell its remaining shares in the bank, industry sources said. Lloyds is expected to confirm it has been cleared by Britain's financial regulator to pay a modest dividend …

  • T. Boone Pickens Predicts Oil Rebound, Buys 12 Energy Stocks GuruFocus.com - Sat, 21 Feb, 2015 12:51 AM EST

    T Boone Pickens, a billionaire oil investor, took to Youtube on Friday to update his followers on his outlook for oil prices, which have dropped precipitously over the past six months.

  • US STOCKS-Dow, S&P 500 close at record highs on Greece debt deal Reuters - UK Focus - Fri, 20 Feb, 2015 6:00 PM EST

    The Dow and S&P 500 ended at record highs on Friday while the Nasdaq notched an eighth straight day of gains after Greek and euro zone finance ministers reached a deal to extend heavily indebted Greece's ...

  • A Great Stock Base Always Has Smooth And Quiet Price Action Investor's Business Daily - Fri, 20 Feb, 2015 5:39 PM EST

    It's not enough for a stock to have strong sales and profit growth. It should have a nice-looking chart. Charts help investors identify the proper buy point for stocks that meet IBD's strict fundamental ...

  • Institutional investors make millions -- if not billions -- of transactions each quarter. Some are bullish, others are bearish. Let's take a look at the latter, with data via Whale Wisdom . The 'Hateful' ...

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