Had you bought the worst S&P 500 stock each month this year and sold at the end of the month, you would have lost 85%, USA Today reports.» Read More
Is Netflix a possible takeover candidate by Yahoo? Gene Munster, Piper Jaffray, and the Fast Money traders, weigh in on the rumor, and the possible play on the stocks, and options activity. Also a paid to wait options strategy on Yahoo, with Pete Najarian, Fast Money trader.
The Dow and S&P clawed back into positive territory at the close Wednesday, adding to the sharp rally from the previous session, but gains were limited over renewed fears over the euro zone debt crisis.
Aside from 3D, HDTV, and color, changes in television set technology have been slow and subtle over the years, but with today’s changing tech landscape, TVs of the not-so-distant future could be intuitive, interactive devices that “watch us.”
While both professionals and do-it-yourself investors try to prognosticate the new year, we're always dealt our fair share of surprises — good and bad. Here are five stocks that turned in the biggest negative surprises for investors.
Ironically, if Fox cancels one of its biggest hits, shares of News Corp could surge. Here's why.
A handful of marquis stocks including Netflix and Bank of America are down over 50% this year. Are they now bargains impossible to resist.
Netflix has a lot to prove in 2012, specifically how successful it can be in the U.K. and Ireland. The company, whose stock lost 70 percent of its value just in the past three months, is so confident in the future of its streaming business overseas that it is even willing to take a loss in the new year.
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Insight on whether Netflix will pull itself out of its decline, with Barton Crockett, Lazard Capital Markets director/senior media & entertainment analyst.
Insight into which technology headlines will dominate 2012, with Porter Bibb, Media Tech Capital Partners media analyst. 'Twitter is really the cornerstone of social media and it's going to change the world, but can they stay in business?' he asks.
It truly was a stock picker’s market in 2011, with components of the Standard & Poor’s 500 stock index almost split down the middle exactly by performance.
Three things need to happen for Netflix to recover from a precipitous drop in share value, a top Internet analyst said Thursday on “Fast Money.”
A new survey finds Netflix customers are very satisfied with its service, but Cit still cut the price target from $94 to $80, with with Mark Mahaney, Citigroup Investment Research internet analyst, and discussing whether there is a Yahoo deal in the works, and increase activity in Akamai, with the Fast Money traders.
First Solar, one of the most consistently shorted stocks in the S&P 500 Index, is on track to close 2011 with a loss of 75 percent.
The Department of Justice has approved NYSE's merger with Deutsche Boerse, reports CNBC's Scott Wapner. Also, Liz Dunn, Macquarie Research retail analyst weighs in on the retail sector and what to expect from consumer spending.
Wall Street technician John Roque calls these high flyers dangerous. Cramer goes “Off the Charts” to explain why.
A list of six stocks investors should avoid next year, with Dave Rovelli, Canaccord Genuity, among them; Netflix, Research in Motion, and Ericsson.
Salesforce.com and Qualcomm are the technology stocks to buy for 2012, Canaccord Genuity analysts say, while Netflix and Research In Motion are to be avoided.
Does the DVD rental business have future development opportunities? Discussing Barron's recent efforts to promote Coinstar, with Michael Pachter, Wedbush Securities managing director.
If you’ve left your holiday buying until the last minute, see these gift ideas that may save the day.