Mike Driscoll, a former Wall Street equities trader turned Adelphi University professor, likens social media market commentary to anonymous chat rooms in the late 1990s, where people tried to "pump and dump" obscure, thinly traded stocks for a quick profit.
Semiconductor stocks such as Intel, Texas Instruments, Xilinx, Analog Devices, and ON Semiconductor could see further upside, according to JPMorgan, which believes the PC market may be growing faster-than-expected.
This market has been so chaotic, unpredictable and in many respects, irrational. Case in point (on the irrationality side): Xilinx.
Instead of Intel, JPMorgan analyst Chris Daneley suggests taking a look at 3 other names in the space. Get all the details here!
The main topic of discussion this morning was Mario Draghi's interview in the Financial Times, where he warned that any country trying to leave the euro zone would still face austerity measures and would be "in a much weaker position." He reiterated no increase in the current bond buying program, and no printing money.
Cramer highlights one stock in particular and interviews the company's CEO.
Mad Money's Cramer, says Xilinx is a stock that gives investors a way to play the seasonal tech rally that's driving the semiconductor names higher, while offering some dividend protection, with Moshe Gavrielov, Xilinx CEO.
The “Mad Money” host breaks down why stocks were able to end higher Tuesday.
Did Oracle and Micron just telegraph a big slowdown in tech spending – or were their results simply reflecting some company specific issues?
Smartphones soon will be as ubiquitous as the PCs we now take for granted. This means that the related companies, and their shareholders, should see gains for many years to come.
Chip maker Xilinx recently gave positive guidance going forward. To learn more, Cramer spoke with its CEO.
Stocks closed lower, although considerably off the lows of the day, as investors assessed how the massive quake in Japan was likely to affect stocks and the global economy. GE and Verizon fell, while Caterpillar rose.
Stocks pared losses in the final hour of trading Monday as investors remained shaken in the aftermath of Japan's massive earthquake and tsunami. GE and Verizon fell, while Caterpillar rose.
The "Mad Money" host recommends monitoring four upcoming analyst meetings and four earnings calls, among two other events.
Smartphones soon will be as ubiquitous as the PCs we now take for granted. This means that related companies, and their shareholders, should see gains for many years to come.
Stocks closed down, although off the lows of the day, as tech stocks dragged down the market amid high oil prices and continued turmoil in the Middle East. Alcoa and Intel sank, while McDonald's gained.
Stocks eased losses in the final hour of trading, although remained lower, as tech stocks fell particularly hard amid high oil prices and continued turmoil in the Middle East. Alcoa and Intel fell, while 3M rose.
After speaking with the Wells analyst who downgraded chips Monday, it appears a handful of names may have been oversold.
Stocks lost ground in the final minutes of trading but still showed resilience after Tuesday's sharp sell-off to end with modest gains, even as oil prices climbed above $100 a barrel. Caterpillar and 3M gained, while JPMorgan fell.
Stocks lost ground just before the close but largely showed resilience after Tuesday's sharp sell-off and held modest gains ahead of the close, even as oil prices climbed above $100 a barrel. 3M and Caterpillar rose, while JPMorgan fell.