Big Movers Wednesday and Stocks on Clouds! TWTR, BWLD, WYNN, HUM, SSYS, CMG, YELP, GPRO, AMBA, LOGM, CRM, VMW, IBM, MSFT, AMZN

Stocks have been very volatile so far this week.  On Monday, after a higher opening, things quickly fell.  On Tuesday, the opposite happened; after a lower opening, buyers came rushing back in.  Today, these were just as choppy, if not more, as investors waiting for Fed's rate decision.  As expected, Fed did not change the interest rates, but, it did acknowledge the weakness in the recent economic data.

TWTR was among the top movers.  Late yesterday, the company's earnings numbers were leaked out before the market close.  TWTR shares quickly dropped more than $9 within one hour, even though the shares were halted for some time.  TWTR reported a disappointing quarter, and today received many price target cuts.  TWTR shares fell nearly $4 after yesterday's steep drop.

BWLD fell almost 13% after showing decelerating growth.  WYNN reported a horrible quarter and cut its dividend, sending its shares down 16.64%.  HUM dropped 7.21% after missing its earnings estimates.  SSYS lowered its guidance and shares tumbled 22%.  CMG shares continue to be weak, falling another $9.5 today.  YELP shares fell more than 15% after market on another disappointing quarter.

On the up side, GPRO shares popped +12.63% today after reporting strong quarterly earnings and announcing that the company is working towards virtual reality.  AMBA shares popped almost +5% in GPRO's wake.  LOGM received upgrades today after beating the street's estimates; LOGM shares vaulted +12.78%.  CRM shares suddenly jumped more than +11% late today as rumors surfaced that CRM may be a takeover target.

Biotech shares have been on a two-day slide, but, managed to recover a bit today.  Downside drops have been sharp on earnings misses.  The cloud space has been on fire lately.  VMW shares have been strong.  LOGM and CRM popped today, and ...

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On Friday, SPX made a new all-time high at 2120.92 and closed at a new closing high at 2117.69.  Nasdaq also pushed higher, closing at 5092.08.  MSFT jumped more than +10% on Friday and AMZN vaulted more than +14%.  GOOG ...

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NFLX Soars More Than 18%! NFLX, SLB, GS

Yesterday afternoon, NFLX reported strong subscriber additions, sending its stock flying.  Today, an analyst from FBR slapped on a $900 price target for NFLX.  NFLX shares ended the day up more than +18%.

We didn't hold any position on ...

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We made some nice trades this ...

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We made some nice trades this ...

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Some Big Movers: EOG, TSLA, PANW, CYBR, TWTR, CLVS, FDX

Stocks have been most positive so far this week.  Energy stocks have bounced, and oil spiked up over the past two days with Brent testing $60/barrel and WTI trading at around $53/barrel.  We trade EOG calls in my Happy Trades ...

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Markets fell last week. Things were sluggish on Monday and Tuesday. But, Wednesday saw a steep drop, led by profit-taking in the biotechs. On Thursday, stocks struggled to bounce off of the lows. Buyers came in on Friday, and semiconductors ...

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Red Hat Jumps 10 Precent! RHT, BIDU, CELG, SWKS, LULU, AMGN

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