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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Does Palo Alto Pose a Real Competition to FireEye in Cybersecurity?

    FireEye (FEYE) employs malware sandboxing technology to identify advanced security threats before they intrude and infect a network.

    By Anne Shields
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Is Morgan Stanley Optimistic about Apple?

    According to a report from Apple Insider, Morgan Stanley expects Apple to offset the threat of longer replacement cycles with the iPhone Xs.

    By Adam Rogers
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    Earnings Report

    Morgan Stanley Investment Management Thrives in 2Q15

    Morgan Stanley’s (MS) Investment Management segment reported a 7% increase, bringing total revenues to $751 billion compared to $705 billion in 2Q14.

    By Robert Karr
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    Earnings Report

    Morgan Stanley’s Capital Position Remains Strong

    Since the financial crisis of 2009, there has been intense pressure on US banks to raise capital levels to meet minimum requirements.

    By Rebecca Keats
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Morgan Stanley’s Strong Revenue Model

    Morgan Stanley charges fixed fees and performance fees for asset management services, products and services, and administration of accounts.

    By Robert Karr
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Financials Overview for the Week of June 26–30, 2017

    Major banking stocks rose after the Fed approved huge payout plans. Wells Fargo (WFC) rose 2.7% and Citigroup (C) rose 2.8%.

    By Peter Barnes
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Lack of Rate Hike in September Leads US Stocks Down

    The US Federal Reserve met on September 16 and 17 in one of the most anticipated monetary policy meetings in recent memory.

    By David Ashworth
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    Earnings Report

    Factors That Will Drive Goldman Sachs’ Earnings in 2016

    Goldman Sachs derives 16% of its revenues from the investing and lending business. So far, 2016 has been a rough year for the financial sector.

    By Rebecca Keats
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    Earnings Report

    Morgan Stanley Posts Highest Profit Since 2007 in 1Q15

    Morgan Stanley (MS) reported net income of $1.18 billion, or $1.18 per diluted share, the bank’s most profitable first quarter since the 2007 financial crisis.

    By Robert Karr
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Fund Flows to XLF Have Been Declining

    Exchange-traded fund investors added almost $552.6 million on average to the Financial Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLF) in the last quarter. During the week ending September 25, the ETF witnessed outflows of $318.3 million.

    By Rebecca Keats
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    Basic Materials

    How Wall Street Analysts Rate LyondellBasell ahead of 1Q18 Earnings

    The analyst consensus target price for LyondellBasell is $116.82, implying a return potential of 8.5% over the closing price of $107.68 as of April 20, 2018.

    By Peter Neil
  • Financials

    Must-know: Determining a bank’s value

    The first challenge is that banks are highly regulated and any change in regulations has a huge impact on the valuation of a bank—the second challenge is that it’s difficult to determine cash flow for a bank because both debt and reinvestment are difficult to calculate.

    By Saul Perez
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    EU Equities Decline on Greece’s Woes in Week Ended May 29

    EU equities outperformed other major markets in 2015 due to quantitative easing announced by the European Central Bank, a weaker currency, and rising exports.

    By Robert Karr
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    Earnings Report

    Analysts’ Forecast for Marathon Oil after Its 2Q15 Earnings

    Wall Street analysts gave target prices for Marathon Oil after its 2Q15 financial results. Evercore ISI gave Marathon Oil a target price of $23.

    By Alex Chamberlin
  • Financials

    Must-know: Putting the price–to-book value ratio in perspective

    We explored the most commonly used valuation metric for financial companies—the price-book value. We also understood the relation between price-book value and return on equity.

    By Saul Perez
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How Many Watches Should You Expect Apple to Sell?

    Apple (AAPL) is all set to release its Watch on April 24. The product will launch in nine countries, which include the United States and the United Kingdom.

    By Puneet Sikka
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    Earnings Report

    Tech Stocks: Two Chinese Giants Gained 10% Today

    Today, two Chinese tech stocks have gained significant market value. Baidu (BIDU) and iQIYI (IQ) are trading 10% and 15% higher, respectively.

    By Adam Rogers
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Banks That Look Riskier in the Brexit Aftermath

    Banks with significant exposure to the United Kingdom and the European Union are the riskiest investments in a post-Brexit environment.

    By Rebecca Keats
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    Earnings Report

    Morgan Stanley bullish about Apple Watch prospects

    Morgan Stanley rationalizes that if only 10% of the 300 million people who carry iPhones buy an Apple Watch, 30 million units could be sold this year.

    By Puneet Sikka
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    AMFQX: More Than 60% Exposure to Derivative Securities

    AMFQX is an alternative mutual fund that seeks to generate positive absolute returns with a low correlation to the returns of broad stock and bond markets.

    By Ivan Kading
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    Earnings Report

    What’s Charles Schwab’s Valuation?

    Charles Schwab (SCHW) has a price-to-earnings ratio of 20.80x on an NTM (next-12-month) basis.

    By Raymond Anderson
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Why Is the United Kingdom’s Stock Market Buoyant?

    The iShares MSCI United Kingdom (EWU) rose 1.1% on Thursday, October 8. On Thursday, 82 stocks rose out of EWU’s 109 constituent stocks.

    By Renee Blakely
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    Fund Managers

    Market Participants Make a Beeline for 2-Year Floating Rate Notes

    The US Department of the Treasury introduced two-year FRNs (floating rate notes) in January 2014. An FRN is a debt security. Its interest payment varies.

    By Lynn Noah
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    Miscellaneous

    Behind IBM’s Stock Reaction to Its Latest Quarterly Results

    IBM saw its shares fall 8.2% in April, after the firm reported its 1Q17 results. IBM reported revenue of $18.2 billion for 1Q17—slightly below the analyst estimate.

    By Adam Rogers
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Should You Include Buckeye Partners in Your Portfolio?

    Buckeye Partners’ (BPL) outlook looks positive from a long-term investment standpoint. At a broader level, ~54% of analysts rate Buckeye Partners as “hold.”

    By Kurt Gallon
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    Tech & Comm Services

    Will IBM Watson’s Foray into Financial Services Succeed in 2017?

    IBM’s acquisitions to boost Watson Since its inception, IBM (IBM) has been betting heavily on Watson, its cognitive computing platform, to steer the company toward much-needed growth. As expected, Watson was IBM’s highlight in 2016 and is expected to be in 2017 as well. Considering IBM’s acquisitions to equip Watson in the healthcare space, namely […]

    By Anne Shields
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    Earnings Report

    Inside the Analyst Ratings for Ingersoll Rand after the 2Q Results

    Of the 23 analysts surveyed by Bloomberg, 15 gave Ingersoll Rand “buy” ratings, whereas nine gave “hold” ratings, and none gave “sell” ratings.

    By Jessica Stephans
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    Earnings Report

    What Do Analysts Forecast for ExxonMobil?

    Approximately 35% of analysts tracking ExxonMobil rate it a “buy” or some equivalent. Approximately 54% rate the company a “hold” or an equivalent, while 11% of the analysts recommend a “sell.”

    By Alex Chamberlin
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Overall Demand Tanked for 2-Year Floating-Rate Notes

    Overall, $13 billion worth of floating-rate notes were auctioned, the same as in February’s auction.

    By Lynn Noah
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    Earnings Report

    Morgan Stanley’s Expense Cuts Are Key Part of Recovery

    Morgan Stanley’s 2Q16 earnings beat analysts’ estimates, as the bank reported considerably lower legal expenses.

    By Rebecca Keats
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    T-Notes Auction: Poor Demand amid the FOMC Meeting

    The overall demand fell for the seven-year T-notes auction because the FOMC meeting didn’t give any clarity regarding an interest rate hike in the future.

    By Lynn Noah
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How Did US Treasury Auctions Fare Last Week?

    The US Department of the Treasury’s 26-week Treasury bill, or T-bill, auction, totaled $26 billion last week.

    By Lynn Noah
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    Earnings Report

    Analyst Recommendations for COG After Its 3Q15 Earnings

    We’ll discuss analyst recommendations for COG, following the release of its 3Q15 results. Wall Street analysts provided target prices for the next 12 months.

    By Keisha Bandz
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    Earnings Report

    Why Salesforce Holds the Title of Most Innovative Company

    In 2016, Salesforce has continued to report double-digit growth and was ranked as the most innovative company by Forbes for the sixth straight year.

    By Anne Shields
  • Energy & Utilities

    Why US and EU sanctions on Russia are having a boomerang effect

    These sanctions have mainly been issued against companies in Russia’s defense industry and energy industry, as well as important Russian banks and individuals.

    By Surbhi Jain
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    Basic Materials

    Are Equity Markets’ Valuations Stretched?

    The International Monetary Fund (or IMF) also warned that the downside risks to the world financial stability have increased over the past six months.

    By Anuradha Garg
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    Financials

    Morgan Stanley and Goldman have bigger bond exposure than Bank of America and Citi

    Bond underwriting exposure could be risky for investment banking departments, as interest rates begin to rise and refinancing slows.

    By Jonathan Casteleyn, CFA
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    Miscellaneous

    Could Hexadite Mark the Onset of Microsoft’s M&A Spree?

    Believed to be the world’s largest cyberattack, WannaCry ransomware infected more than 230,000 computers in almost 150 countries.

    By Anne Shields
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Tesla’s Consumer Reports’ Reliability: Upside Ahead?

    Yesterday, Consumer Reports’ survey put Tesla Model S and Model 3 back on the recommended list based on their improved reliability.

    By Anuradha Garg
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    GS and MS Agree with Bridgewater about Peak Margins

    Bridgewater isn’t alone in believing that most US companies (QQQ) are experiencing peak margins.

    By Anuradha Garg
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    High Discount Margin: Highest Ever for 2-Year Floating Rate Notes

    The US Department of the Treasury introduced two-year FRNs (floating rate notes) in January 2014. An FRN is a debt security. Its interest payment varies.

    By Lynn Noah
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    Earnings Report

    Why Did IBM Stock Fall after Its Fiscal 1Q16 Results?

    Despite exceeding analysts’ estimates, IBM stock fell after the earnings announcement on April 18, 2016. It was IBM’s 16th consecutive quarter of revenue decline.

    By Anne Shields
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    Consumer

    What GS Thinks about How Tesla’s Sales Growth Drives Earnings

    Goldman Sachs estimated that Tesla Motors’ (TSLA) 2017 sales would rise 24%.

    By Sarah Sands
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    Earnings Report

    Why Danaher Is Relatively Immune from Growth Concerns in China

    Organically, Danaher (DGR) has grown at a CAGR of roughly 10% in China over the last five years. Approximately 50% of the company’s revenues in China are derived from its Diagnostics segment.

    By Shannon Black
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    Earnings Report

    Morgan Stanley’s Valuation and Target Prices

    Morgan Stanley (MS) is trading at a forward PE ratio of 9.6x, which is ~16% lower than its five-year average PE ratio.

    By Rekha Khandelwal, CFA
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    Miscellaneous

    Are Analysts Getting Wary of the Run-Up in US Steel and Cliffs?

    After Trump’s election win, most analysts are turning optimistic on the US steel sector, given his stance on protectionism and infrastructure focus.

    By Anuradha Garg
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How Have Equities Performed since the Brexit Vote?

    Investors lost confidence due to the uncertainty surrounding the vote, which led to the expectation of the other member nations’ following in the United Kingdom’s footsteps.

    By Mary Sadler
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    EU Equity Valuations Improved on Strong Earnings

    The MSCI Europe Index was valued at 14.9x on a one-year forward earnings basis in the week ending July 31, 2015. Valuations rose by 0.71% that week.

    By Robert Karr
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    Earnings Report

    How Do Analysts Rate SolarCity ahead of 3Q16 Results?

    Since the release of SolarCity’s 2Q16 results, three of the 15 analysts covering the stock lowered their price targets.

    By Sheldon Krieger
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    Earnings Report

    How Do Analysts Rate Sunrun ahead of Its 3Q16 Results?

    Of the 11 analysts covering Sunrun (RUN) stock, nine analysts (81.8%) gave the company a “buy” rating. Two analysts (18.2%) rated it a “hold,” and there weren’t any “sell” ratings on Sunrun’s stock on November 4, 2016.

    By Sheldon Krieger
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Understanding Banks’ Market and Reputational Risks

    All banks face risks. Two key areas to understand are banks’ market risk and reputational risk. Here’s a summary of each type.

    By Rekha Khandelwal, CFA
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    What Happened at the US Treasury Auctions in the Week Ending June 10?

    It’s expected that the Fed may increase the interest rate soon, and 30-year Treasury bonds auction are closely watched by stock and bond investors.

    By Lynn Noah
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Brexit Vote: How Did US Treasury Auctions React?

    The US Treasury auctioned 30-year TIPS (VIPSX)(LTPZ) worth $5 billion on June 22.

    By Lynn Noah
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Understanding a Bank’s Operational and Business Risks

    Banks experience operational risk in all daily bank activities, such as a check incorrectly cleared or a wrong order punched into a trading terminal.

    By Rekha Khandelwal, CFA
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    Financials

    Why Morgan Stanley Prefers Emerging Markets over US Markets

    Similar to other investment banks, Morgan Stanley (MS) doesn’t have high hopes for US markets in 2019.

    By Anuradha Garg
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    Financials

    Morgan Stanley Is Concerned about an Earnings Recession

    Morgan Stanley’s chief equity strategist, Michael Wilson, is the most bearish on Wall Street regarding SPY’s projected target for the end of 2019.

    By Anuradha Garg
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    Miscellaneous

    Will Brexit’s Impact on IBM Be Minimal or Significant?

    In 2016, IBM made two acquisitions in Europe, namely Aperto and Ecx.io, to boost its revenue growth in the digital agency and marketing space.

    By Anne Shields
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    Financials

    Morgan Stanley Stock Falls Despite Strong Q3 Earnings Results

    By Ambrish Shah
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    Financials

    What to Watch for in Morgan Stanley’s Q3 Earnings

    By Ambrish Shah
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    Financials

    Higher Provisions Weigh on Bank of America’s Q2 Results

    Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) stock fell 3.1% in pre-market trading today after the company reported its second-quarter results.

    By Ambrish Shah
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    Earnings Report

    Goldman Sachs Is Down 15%: What Will 1Q16 Earnings Have to Offer?

    Analysts expect Goldman Sachs to post 1Q16 EPS of $2.48, which is 45% lower than the corresponding period last year.

    By Rebecca Keats
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    European Equities Rise on Expectation of Further Stimulus

    European equities rose as the ECB’s president hinted at further stimulus for the European economy amid falling commodities and a slowing global economy.

    By Robert Karr
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    Earnings Report

    JPMorgan Chase’s Trading Declines across Offerings in 3Q17

    CIB’s expenses fell 3% on a year-over-year basis to ~$4.8 billion, mostly due to lower employee compensation.

    By Robert Karr
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Morgan Stanley: Can Dividend Hikes Woo Investors in 3Q16?

    Morgan Stanley boosted its dividends by 33% to $0.20 after it received conditional approval from the Fed’s 2016 stress tests in June.

    By Rebecca Keats
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    What’s Keeping Netflix from Exploring More Content Genres?

    Netflix said that although it would like to have something for every type of viewer, viewers will most likely use other streaming services in addition to Netflix.

    By Shirley Pelts
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    Earnings Report

    BlackRock expected to benefit from fixed income ETFs

    BlackRock benefited the most from the money in motion due to macro factors. Fixed income ETFs in 4Q14 attracted almost half of the total new funds in 2014.

    By Robert Karr
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Earnings Season Is Expected to Impact US Equity Valuations

    The upcoming earnings season can help you understand whether the markets will see prolonged consolidation or upward movement from existing valuations.

    By Robert Karr
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Morgan Stanley’s Expanded Equity and Lowered Risk-Weighted Assets

    Morgan Stanley has seen higher investment banking and trading revenues, as well as strong equity growth, due to its reduction of risk-weighted assets.

    By Robert Karr
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Investors Have Chosen to Stay Away from China ETFs

    Since July, investors have withdrawn $639 million from the iShares China Large-Cap ETF (FXI).

    By Rebecca Keats
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    US Stock Indexes Fell as Oil Prices Touched New Lows

    Three US equity indexes—the S&P 500, the Dow Jones Industrial Average, and the NASDAQ—fell from January 12 to January 19 as the oil price rout continued.

    By Lynn Noah
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    Financials

    Level III assets have declined sharply at major banks including C, MS, and BAC

    A substantial decline in the Level III assets as a percentage of total equity at the major investment banks is good for shareholders and the condition of bank balance sheets.

    By Jonathan Casteleyn, CFA
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    Tech & Comm Services

    Roku Stock Falls 17% Due to Morgan Stanley Downgrade

    Shares of high growth tech stock Roku (ROKU) have fallen close to 17% at the time of this writing. The stock is trading in the red.

    By Adam Rogers
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    Consumer

    Uber Loses Its License in London: What Happens Next?

    Uber lost its license to operate in London on November 25. London’s transport regulator, Transport for London, cited a “pattern of failures” by the company.

    By Anuradha Garg
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    Financials

    Wall Street Analysts’ Outlook Positive For Melco Crown

    Morgan Stanley upgraded MPEL shares to an overweight rating in a research note issued to investors on January 5, 2015, with a revised target price of $28.

    By Shawn Bolton
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    Financials

    Bank of America: The second-largest US banking operation

    Bank of America Corporation’s (BAC) banking operations are the second-largest in the United States by assets.

    By Rekha Khandelwal, CFA
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    Financials

    Merrill Lynch Wealth Management and U.S. Trust: Serving the rich

    Bank of America’s Global Wealth & Investment Management segment controls the highest high-net-worth client assets, according to Barron’s 2013 ranking.

    By Rekha Khandelwal, CFA
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    Financials

    Is Bank of America investing in investment banking?

    In 2013, Bank of America raised $700 billion for its clients and earned $6.1 billion in investment banking fees.

    By Rekha Khandelwal, CFA
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    Basic Materials

    Analysts’ Optimism for US Steel Sector Gets Cliffs an Upgrade

    Better fortunes for the US steel sector bode well for Cliffs Natural Resources (CLF), the only North American pure play iron ore pellet supplier.

    By Anuradha Garg
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Can Tesla’s Pickup Truck Turn Analysts’ Tide in its Favor?

    Yesterday, Deutsche Bank (DB) bumped up its target price for Tesla (TSLA) by 12% after the company revealed the Tesla pickup truck on November 21.

    By Anuradha Garg
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Will Tesla’s China Gigafactory Give Porsche-Like Margins?

    Recently, Tesla (TSLA) unveiled its first made-in-China Model 3 sedan from its Shanghai Gigafactory. It’s also now providing media test-drives.

    By Anuradha Garg
  • Basic Materials

    Must-know: Why aluminum has become a hot investment

    Aluminum has become a favorite for investors who want to diversify their portfolios. After the global recession, it’s emerged as a hard asset.

    By Mohit Oberoi, CFA
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Tesla’s Real Competition: Automakers or Mega-Tech?

    Tesla (TSLA) stock has been polarizing like no other. Analysts and investors have very strong views about the stock on either side.

    By Anuradha Garg
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    Financials

    Southwest Stock: Why Bernstein Has a Different View

    Bernstein analyst David Vernon cut his rating on Southwest stock to “market perform” from “outperform.” However, he raised the target price to $61 from $58.

    By Anirudha Bhagat
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    Earnings Report

    Apple Stock: Analysts Raise Target Price after Q4 Results

    Apple (AAPL) shares are trading 1.7% higher in pre-market today. The company announced its fourth-quarter results on Wednesday after the market close.

    By Adam Rogers
  • Financials

    Assessing demand fundamentals for the latest T-bond auctions

    The 30-year T-Bond auction was a reopening of May’s 30-year bond issue. The underlying 30-year T-Bond was auctioned on May 8 at a coupon of 3.375% to mature on May 15, 2044.

    By Phalguni Soni
  • Energy & Utilities

    Why new US sanctions target Russia’s energy sector

    The U.S. has issued sanctions against two of Russia’s major energy companies—the sanctions prohibit new debt with more than 90 days maturity from U.S. institutions for OAO Novatek and Rosneft.

    By Surbhi Jain
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    Financials

    Why the price-to-book value ratio’s the most used valuation

    The price-book value ratio is the ratio of the market value of equity to the book value of equity. Price stands for the current market price of a stock. Book value is the total assets minus liabilities, or net worth, which is the accounting measure of shareholders’ equity in the balance sheet.

    By Saul Perez
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Must-Know: Credit and Liquidity Risks in Banking

    The top risks that every bank faces are credit risk and liquidity risk. We’ll look at the banks that managed this risk safely, and those that didn’t.

    By Rekha Khandelwal, CFA
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Cowen: Apple Sales Might Reach $90 Billion in Q1

    According to an Apple Insider report, investment bank Cowen expects Apple to post sales of $90 billion in the first quarter of fiscal 2020.

    By Adam Rogers
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    NIO Stock: Woes Multiply, Survival Struggle Continues

    A string of high-profile departures amid deteriorating fundamentals drove NIO stock down. NIO was trading with 4.6% losses at 9:50 AM ET today.

    By Anuradha Garg
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    Consumer

    Amazon: Analysts Revise Target Price, Earnings Are a Concern

    Amazon (AMZN) shares are trading close to 4% in early-market today. The company announced its third-quarter results on Thursday. 

    By Adam Rogers
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    Consumer

    Ford Sees a Deutsche Bank Downgrade: More to Come?

    Ford delivered solid third-quarter results, beating expectations on both the top and bottom lines. Its revenue and EPS were $33.93 billion and $0.34.

    By Anuradha Garg
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    Earnings Report

    Morgan Stanley: Investor Highlights from Q3 Earnings

    On Thursday, Morgan Stanley released its Q3 results, its highest Q3 results in the last decade. Its stock reacted positively and opened at $44.39.

    By Shankar Iyer
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    American Express Stock Dips Despite Q3 Revenue Beat

    American Express Company (AXP), the New York-based financial services company, released its third-quarter earnings on Friday.

    By Shankar Iyer
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    Financials

    Adobe, Workday, and ServiceNow Fall Due to Downgrades

    Adobe (ADBE), Workday (WDAY), and ServiceNow shares have lost significant market value in early-market trading today. Adobe stock has fallen close to 4%.

    By Adam Rogers
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    GM Strike Negotiations in ‘Home Stretch’? Banks Weigh In

    General Motors (GM) stock has been on a downtrend ever since United Automobile Workers called for a strike on September 16.

    By Anuradha Garg
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    Consumer

    Why FedEx Inspires ‘Limited Confidence’ Says Bernstein

    Another prominent Wall Street analyst cut his rating on FedEx this morning. Bernstein’s David Vernon downgraded the stock to “market perform.”

    By Anirudha Bhagat
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    NIO Deliveries Impress, but It’s Not Out of the Woods Yet

    NIO (NIO), China’s equivalent of Tesla (TSLA), released its third-quarter delivery report today. The company delivered 4,799 vehicles during the quarter.

    By Anuradha Garg
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    Consumer

    BofA and Credit Suisse Differ on Equity Market

    On October 1, Credit Suisse’s Suresh Tantia told CNBC that the equity market will rebound from the current levels. However, the S&P 500 declined by 1.2%

    By Rabindra Samanta
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How NIO Is Failing Where Musk’s Tesla Is Thriving

    NIO was once dubbed China’s Tesla killer. However, as it turns out, the company’s lower pricing hasn’t been able to sustain it.

    By Anuradha Garg
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