Month: June 2020

Rick Smith, CEO of Axon Enterprises. Adam Jeffery | CNBC Shares of law enforcement supplier Axon Enterprise spiked more than 9% in premarket trading after protests against police brutality turned violent in many cities across the country.   Axon, formerly known as Taser International, sells electrical weapons and body cameras for law enforcement officers. The stock’s jump
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When accusations against Luckin Coffee’s (NASDAQ:LK) accounting of false sales proved true, investors rightfully headed for the exits. LK stock fell from the mid-$20s and settled at $2.16. Source: Keitma / Shutterstock.com The miniature rallies will not likely have enough momentum to offset investors who bought shares in the $30s and $40s. Still, the company
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The gross profit margin is helpful in determining how well a company is generating revenue from the costs involved in producing their goods and services. The gross profit margin is the percentage of revenue that exceeds the cost of goods sold (COGS). The higher the percentage, the more efficient the company’s management is in generating profit for every dollar of the direct costs involved. Key
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Take a look at some of the biggest movers in the premarket: Dick’s Sporting Goods (DKS) – The sporting goods retailer lost $1.71 per share for the first quarter, wider than the 57 cents a share loss expected by Wall Street. Revenue and comparable-store sales also missed estimates, amid Covid-19-related store closures. Dick’s e-commerce sales
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Investors have been “doubling down” on sustainability over the last quarter — and sustainable funds have actually outperformed the broader market, according to an analyst at BNP Paribas Asset Management. That’s a departure from historical precedents where people shifted their focus from sustainability to near-term profits in tough times, Gabriel Wilson-Otto, head of stewardship, Asia
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In a world of mandatory lockdowns and social distancing, MGM Resorts (NYSE:MGM) stock isn’t exactly a market darling. The hotel, resort and casino operator’s share price has reflected these hard times. Source: Jason Patrick Ross / Shutterstock.com Does this mean that cautious investors should avoid MGM stock completely? And, should current shareholders abandon ship in
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You know that the stock market provides an opportunity to make money, but you aren’t quite sure how investors know when to buy and sell. Or maybe you’ve heard terms like “noise trader” or “arbitrage trader,” and you want to know more about them. Either way, an overview of some of the most common types of
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