April 16, 2014 (Chinavestor) US shale oil companies have been on fire, far outperforming major technology stocks. That might not be a big feat given weak earnings from Yahoo inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO). But that might change. IBM Corp. (NYSE:IBM) and Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) is going to report after the close today. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is coming up soon as well.
April 16, 2014 (Chinavestor) Volatility is certainly on the rise as the earnings season advances. Shares of The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) surged $1.45 or 3.47% on Tuesday and the stock is now overbought. Current stock price of $40.18 is just a shy $.20 away from theoretical high prices. The pace of advance is highly unusual in addition. This gives that downside risk exceeds upside potential for KO on Wednesday.
April 16, 2014 (Chinavestor) As the earnings seasons comes into a full swing, investors may wonder what stocks are on the move. Volatility is definitely on the rise for NASDAQ. The index fell 1.8% intra-day on Tuesday before making a complete reversal by the end of the trading day.
April 15, 2014 (Chinavestor) There are two different stories to two stocks trading just below the $200 range. One is on the roll, fairly steadily advancing the $200 range, and the other is an epic fall from $260 to under the psychologically important resistance level.
Besides the latest developments, it is important to take a look at these stocks from a distance as well. This view will help investors to assess the situation better for these stocks.