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The markets continue a slow melt-up, but it suggests we are getting into overbought territory. One simple indicator would be the S&P 500 Index.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Monday:
The Fed is expected to repeat its dovish message in the coming week, which could provide a safety net for the market amid a big wave of earnings and the April jobs report.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Wednesday:
Where are employees most satisfied in their jobs? Beer tasters at Sam Adams? Photographers at Playboy? Shoppers for Saks? Mickey at Disneyland? No, Facebook.
Considering how tech companies have fared this year, including rivals such as Cisco Systems spacer, this was not a huge surprise. But Cisco does not carry F5’s high expectations either. If I were an investor, alarms would be sounding. TheStreet.com reports.
NEW YORK-- Shares of Riverbed Technology climbed more than 10 percent in premarket trading on Friday as the networking company's third-quarter results topped Wall Street's view. For the fourth quarter, Riverbed Technology foresees adjusted earnings of about 29 cents per share on revenue in a range of $230 million to $236 million.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday.
Oct 12- Riverbed Technology Inc:. *MKM Partners raises Riverbed Technology Inc fair value to $23 from. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
Oct 9- Riverbed Technology Inc:. *Thinkequity raises Riverbed Technology Inc price target to $26 from. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
*Barclays cuts Adtran Inc to underweight from equal weight; price. *Barclays raises Acme Packet Inc price target to $20 from $13. *Barclays raises Riverbed Technology Inc price target to $21 from $20.
Oct 4- Riverbed Technology Inc:. *UBS raises Riverbed Technology Inc price target to $24 from $20; rating neutral. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
Oct 4- Riverbed Technology Inc:. *UBS raises Riverbed Technology Inc target price to $24 from $20;. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
Riverbed Technology continues to make a case against itself for why it deserves any consideration among the ranks of the top cloud computing companies.
I have recently found myself secretly admiring the recent performance of one of Cisco’s chief rivals in F5 Networks, a company that I continue to consider grossly expensive by many standards — not the least of which stems from its price-to-earnings ratio of 42.
Stocks pared their early gains to finish mixed Friday, but the Dow and S&P still ended higher for the week, propelled by some robust earnings and encouraging news from the euro zone.
Take a look at some of Friday’s morning movers:
Track companies making headlines after-the-bell Thursday:
Riverbed Technology has been a popular target for option traders ahead of its presentation at a major industry conference this afternoon.
Riverbed Technology has been coming back from a steep drop last month, and traders see more upside ahead.