The reality is it's had a huge run, says Rich Greenfield, BTIG, weighing in on whether the company can sustain its current growth.» Read More
Anxious investors not wanting to wait for Facebook’s public debut have been snapping up shares of companies that stand to benefit from the social-networking giant's mega-IPO.
Speculators have been flocking to sympathy plays on social media stocks, and the list is growing daily. Jon Najarian, OptionMonster.com, discusses the second derivative trade on Facebook's IPO.
Rishab Ghosh, Topsy Labs, discusses tracking negative and positive comments on Twitter & Facebook to find out ahead of time how a stock will perform.
Since the beginning of the year, buying the losers and selling the winners seems to have paid off.
Is the solar stock rally merited, in a sector where supply is still running ahead of demand, and profitability — even for the best-run manufacturing operations — could be slim to none in 2012?
A January rally in December laggards was not due to short covering, a research analyst says.
Two momentum names. Two key earnings events. But that’s where the similarities end from last Friday’s Options Action.
CNBC'S Herb Greenberg has stock buybacks on his radar screen.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer, shares his conflict with Netflix: he loves the product, but not the stock.
Stocks finished lower in thin trading Thursday following a disappointing new home sales report and as earlier enthusiasm faded over the Fed's decision to hold interest rates near zero until at least 2014.
A look at some of Thursday morning's early movers: AT&T, 3M, Caterpillar and more.
"It just adds up to a high-risk environment," one pro says. "If you see this kind of excess bullish sentiment, history is pretty clear: You want to move to the sidelines."
Netflix was slaughtered last year, but up 55% so far in 2012. Investors liked what they heard from earnings, but CNBC's Herb Greenberg isn't convinced.
Netflix soaring 20% as Citi upgrades the stock on the back of its strong earnings. Today's rally has helped Netflix soar 70% so far this year, with CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
Despite Netflix's apparent turnaround, which has most of Wall Street upgrading the stock, analyst Barton Crockett of Lazard did just the opposite, calling the online video and DVD company a 'money loser in 2011'.
Netflix is exploding to the upside after blowing past analyst estimates. The stock is up roughly 67% this year, but can the rush continue? Michael Pachter, analyst at Wedbush, explains: "The content owners are smart guys."
Since the beginning of 2012, the NASDAQ Composite has risen about 8 percent, followed by the S&P 500 and Dow, up 5 and 4.7 percent, respectively.
Netflix reports a jump in subscriber base and forecasts improving margins for its streaming business. Insight on the Q4 results Barton Crockett, Lazard Capital Markets director/senior media & entertainment analyst.
Stocks ended near session highs Wednesday, reversing their early declines, as the market cheered news that the Fed will not raise interest rates until at least 2014 in addition to maintaining its highly accommodative stance to support the recovery.
WNBC's Jonathan Dienst, reports Netflix shares soared 12%, after reporting a huge 47% Q4 revenue increase; JC Penney will permanently slash prices in an attempt to boost sales; and the NFL will allow players to "tweet" during Sunday's Pro Bowl game.