Analyst Spotlight

CropAndNoteDrag Dreamworks Animation SKG, Inc. (DWA) is facing their second loss in three years due to missing box office forecasts for one of their biggest movies on the year, 'How To Train Your Dragon 2.' The film, which was released in theaters on June 13, is looking to generate $180 million in ticket sales in the United States and Canada, missing analysts' consensus of $250 million.

Is Amazon a BUY? (AMZN) released their second quarter report on July 24th of this year and their results were very close to analysts' expectations.  As a result, a handful of top ranked analysts' maintained a long-term bullish outlook for Amazon, however they also lowered share price targets.

Top Financial News Stories

Blog - CompaniesDuring the first half of the year, the retail sector underperformed the overall market. In fact, six retailers were among S&P 500's ten worst performing stocks in the last six months. Will the retail sector continue to underperform the overall market in the second half of the year? Top analysts and bloggers weigh in.  The findings might surprise you!

Sector Focus- Part II: Will bottom sector stocks remain there?

Retail Sector, BottomIn yesterday’s “Sector Focus”, we looked at the top sector to see if experts believe that it will stay on top.  In today’s “Sector Focus” we will see what top expert are recommending for the worst performing stock sector: the retail sector. Are top ranked experts bullish or bearish on this industry' stocks?  Let's find out!  

Sector Focus- Part I: Will top sectors stay on top?

Screen Shot 07-23-14 at 05.58 PMThe energy sector saw the greatest returns during the first half of 2014.

Do financial experts believe that this sector can stay on top? Let's find out!

Hall of Fame/Shame

Best Stocks Over the past six months there has been a lot of change in the US economy. Many companies have boomed and some have busted.  In June alone, the US economy added 288,000 jobs and the Dow hit a record breaking 17,000 points. While some company’s shares soared, others were left in the dust. Which experts correctly advised advised investors when to Buy and when to Sell? Find out in this month's Hall of Fame and Hall of Shame.

Fox's Bid for Time Warner Could Mean a Buy

Rupert Murdoch’s 21 Century Fox, Inc (FOXA) is currently trying to take over Time Warner Inc (TWX), by offering a reported $85 a share plus cash, an approximate 25% increase over its current price.  Do the talks of a possible merger mean that the time is ripe to buy Time Warner stock?