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  • Here’s how to quadruple your money on a left-for-dead stock: Trader

    Even though GoPro shares have cratered over the past year, trader Todd Gordon thinks the company is set to rally into the holiday season.

  • Sept 20- Wall Street was higher on Tuesday afternoon, helped by gains in healthcare stocks and an overall sentiment that the U.S. Traders have priced in a mere 18 percent chance for a rate hike by Wednesday, according to The CME Group's FedWatch tool. "Investors have become more comfortable knowing that a Fed rate hike decision will be put off until future meetings,...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 20- World stock indexes rose and the dollar edged up against a basket of currencies on Tuesday as investors awaited the outcomes of Federal Reserve and Bank of Japan policy meetings that will conclude on Wednesday. Investor expectations are low that the Fed will raise U.S. short-term interest rates, but investors will listen closely to Chair Janet...

  • Sept 20- Wall Street was higher on Tuesday, helped by gains in healthcare stocks, even as investors awaited monetary policy decisions from the U.S. Though the Fed is not expected to raise rates, Chair Janet Yellen's speech on Wednesday is keenly awaited for any clues about rate changes in the coming months. "Investors have become more comfortable knowing that a Fed...

  • Traders signal offers in the Standard & Poor's 500 stock index options pit at the Chicago Board Options Exchange following the Federal Open Market Committee meeting in Chicago.

    "Gut instinct" could be backed up by science after all, according to research conducted on the trading floor of a hedge fund.

  • *DTS soars on $850 mln acquisition agreement with Tessera. Sept 20- Wall Street was trading higher on Tuesday, helped by financial stocks, as investors await the Federal Reserve's decision on interest rates. The central bank's two-day meeting will conclude with Fed Chair Janet Yellen's press conference at 2:00 p.m. ET on Wednesday.

  • *Fed Chair Yellen to speak at 2:00 p.m. ET Wednesday. *DTS soars on $850 mln acquisition agreement with Tessera. The central bank's meeting will conclude with Fed Chair Janet Yellen's press conference at 2:00 p.m. ET on Wednesday.

  • New homes for sale by Lennar home builders.

    Lennar reported higher-than-expected quarterly profit and revenue as it sold more homes at higher prices and the company said orders rose 8.1 percent.

  • Net income attributable to Lennar's shareholders rose to $235.8 million, or $1.01 per share, from $223.3 million, or 96 cents per share. Analysts on average were expecting a profit of 89 cents per share and revenue of $2.68 billion, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. Up to Monday's close, shares of the Florida- based builder had fallen 7.8 percent this year.

  • LONDON, Sept 20- Shares hit pause and the dollar lost ground against the yen on Tuesday, as investors awaited the outcomes of Federal Reserve and Bank of Japan meetings that will both conclude on Wednesday. Nagging doubts about the firepower left available to top central banks and a slip in oil prices made for another subdued start in Europe as the STOXX 600 dipped...

  • TOKYO, Sept 20- Asian shares edged lower on Tuesday as investors nervously awaited the outcomes of Federal Reserve and Bank of Japan policy meetings that will both conclude on Wednesday. "The market is more nervous about the BOJ than the Fed as it may give the market a surprise," said Yutaka Miura, a senior technical analyst at Mizuho Securities.

  • NEW YORK/ SINGAPORE, Sept 19- The Bank of Japan may steal the thunder from the U.S. "The BOJ is important in part because the Japanese have been buying anything abroad that gives them yields," said David Keeble, global head of interest rates strategy at Credit Agricole Corporate& Investment Bank in New York. Last week, the yield on 10- year Japanese government debt rose...

  • *Choppy session on Wall Street offers few directional cues. TOKYO, Sept 20- Asian shares edged lower on Tuesday as investors nervously waited on the outcomes of the Federal Reserve and Bank of Japan policy meetings that begin later in the session. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was slightly lower in early trading, after major U.S....

  • This is the market’s worst week, historically

    History suggests a high chance stocks slip this week. Larry McDonald of ACG Analytics and Zachary Karabell of Envestnet discuss with Brian Sullivan.

  • What a Fed surprise would mean to markets

    If the Federal Reserve raises rates in its September meeting, how would markets respond? Larry McDonald of ACG Analytics and Zachary Karabell of Envestnet discuss with Brian Sullivan.

  • Market is underestimating Trump’s chances: Strategist

    Donald Trump could very well win the presidential election, and stocks aren’t prepared, according to Larry McDonald of ACG Analytics. He discusses with Zachary Karabell of Envestnet and Brian Sullivan.

  • *Sarepta soars after FDA approves muscle drug. Sept 19- A see-saw session on Wall Street on Monday ended little changed, with gains in big bank stocks offsetting a drag from Apple, as investors braced for the Federal Reserve meeting later this week. The Fed is expected to leave interest rates unchanged at the two-day meeting, but investors will assess Chair Janet...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 19- World stock indexes edged higher and the U.S. dollar weakened on Monday on expectations the U.S. In Japan, policymakers could well go in the opposite direction by easing policy, though conflicting reports on what the central bank might do have stoked uncertainty. "The market is resigned to believing that not going to raise rates this week," said...

  • *Sarepta soars after FDA approves muscle drug. Sept 19- Wall Street edged higher on Monday, with gains in big bank stocks offsetting a drag from Apple shares, as investors braced for the outcome of the Federal Reserve meeting later this week. The Fed is expected to leave interest rates unchanged at the two-day meeting, but investors will assess Chair Janet Yellen's...

  • The ‘high-probability’ way to play Apple’s next move

    Todd Gordon of TradingAnalysis.com sees a big opportunity to make money on Apple's next move.