National Stock Education

  • Why Bed Bath & Beyond, Tapestry, and W.W. Grainger Slumped Today
    Monday saw a quiet session on Wall Street with most market benchmarks finishing little changed After having spent much of the past month looking primarily at big picture issues like trade interest rates and politics investors are now turning their attention back to individual stocks Read more »
  • Here's Why Sientra's Shares Got a Lift Today
    What happened Shares of Sientra NASDAQ SIEN closed up 9 having been up as much as 14 8 today after the Food and Drug Administration gave a premarket approval for the Sientra OPUS silicone gel breast implants So what It s hard to see how today s news is really worth a Read more »
  • Independent Bank Corp (INDB) Q1 2019 Earnings Call Transcript
    Image source The Motley Fool Independent Bank Corp Mass NASDAQ INDB Q1 160 2019 Earnings Call April 22 2019 11 00 a m ET Contents Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks Read more »
  • Why Zoom Stock Jumped Again Today
    What happened Shares of Zoom Video Communications NASDAQ ZM jumped on Monday adding to the massive gain the stock racked up on its first day of trading last Thursday The market is still buying the hype around Zoom s growth story pushing the stock up 6 7 by 3 40 p m Read more »
  • Bank of Hawaii Corp (BOH) Q1 2019 Earnings Call Transcript
    Image source The Motley Fool Bank of Hawaii Corp NYSE BOH Q1 160 2019 Earnings Call April 22 2019 2 00 p m ET Contents Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks Operator Good Read more »
  • Community Bank System Inc (CBU) Q1 2019 Earnings Call Transcript
    Image source The Motley Fool Community Bank System Inc NYSE CBU Q1 160 2019 Earnings Call April 22 2019 11 00 a m ET Contents Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks Operator Read more »
  • What Happened in the Stock Market Today
    Stocks drifted mostly sideways in low volume Monday as investors looked forward to some closely watched earning reports this week The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJINDICES DJI 160 closed down and the S amp P 500 SNPINDEX GSPC 160 posted a small gain A 2 6 jump in Read more »
  • American Express Aims Higher
    Charge cards have been around for more than half a century and pioneers like American Express NYSE AXP were instrumental in beginning the move away from cash transactions toward more dedicated payment systems Now billions of credit debit and other charge cards are in Read more »
  • Better Buy: Biogen vs. AbbVie
    Healthcare stocks have been hammered recently after the market seemed to suddenly wake up to the possibility that politicians may make some policy changes that cut into profits There s nothing new about this but some stocks in the sector that were already cheap just got cheaper Read more »
  • 3 Dawdling Cannabis Stocks: Can They Catch Up?
    Across the board this has been a great year for marijuana stocks The ETFMG Alternative Harvest NYSEMKT MJ portfolio contains companies with a diverse range of business models focused on the cannabis industry Shares of this exchange traded fund ETF have soared 36 in Read more »
  • Don't Waste Your Money on Penny Stocks, These 3 Stocks Are Better Buys
    Penny stocks can be tempting because of their seemingly endless upside But the reality is that they re high risk gambling in the stock market and there are ways to take a risk without buying an unknown commodity Three of our contributors put together a list of their favorite stocks Read more »
  • Facebook Earnings: 3 Metrics to Watch
    Facebook NASDAQ FB will report earnings later this week after market close on Wednesday The report will give investors a timely view into the social network s business Though revenue growth has decelerated some recently Facebook is by no means growing at a slow Read more »
  • Better Buy: Enbridge vs. Plains All American Pipeline
    With a 75 billion market cap Canada s Enbridge NYSE ENB is one of the largest midstream companies in North America That said Plains All American NYSE PAA weighing in at around 17 billion is no pipsqueak It works with some of the energy industry s largest and Read more »
  • WW Grainger Inc (GWW) Q1 2019 Earnings Call Transcript
    Image source The Motley Fool WW Grainger Inc NYSE GWW Q1 160 2019 Earnings Call April 22 2019 11 00 a m ET Contents Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks Operator Greetings Read more »
  • 42% of Americans Say College Wasn't Worth the Debt It Created
    Though attending college isn t always a prerequisite to getting a job many high school grads feel compelled to pursue a degree for fear that they ll be largely unemployable if they don t go that route And there is some truth to that sentiment College graduates across the board Read more »