Tag archive for ‘trading’
News Brief On Saturday, November 7th, 2015

Fake tweets caused major stock drops, but SEC believes suspect made just $100

The Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday filed securities fraud charges against a Scottish trader whose false tweets caused sharp drops in the stock prices of two companies and triggered a trading halt More...

Vered Weiss On Sunday, February 1st, 2015

Bill Ackman Gets Behind Someone Else’s Hedge

Bill Ackman is doing something new and is getting behind another hedge besides his own, but it is still a hedge fund that is pretty close to home. Ackman, whose hedge fund was among the best-performing of 2014, More...

Check Point Beats Earnings Expectations and Expands Stock Repurchase Plan

Israel’s Check Point Software Technologies Ltd., the largest pure-play security vendor globally, reported that its Q4 profit for 2014 beat expectations. It also announced an extension and expansion to More...

Gil Tanenbaum On Thursday, January 29th, 2015

Facebook Nation Bigger than China

Its official! Facebook is now bigger than China. The company also reported stronger than expected earnings for the 4th quarter of 2014. The world’s largest social media network now has 1.39 billion monthly More...

Eli Horn On Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff Dumps Stock, Investors Follow Suit

Investors sold shares of Salesforce.com on strength during trading on Monday following insider selling activity, Analyst Ratings Network.com reported. $30.73 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and More...

Tibi Singer On Sunday, January 25th, 2015

Tragedy Turns to Melodrama: Bernie Madoff Fighting to Defend the Good Names of his Dead Sons

Bernie Madoff, the man who stole so many billions from his Jewish brothers and sisters and from any gentile who fell for it, has sent an email to NBC News on Friday saying he has suffered more than all his More...

Eli Horn On Friday, January 23rd, 2015

Eric Schneiderman Submits New Complaint Against Barclays in ‘Dark Pools’ Lawsuit

Building on a previous lawsuit over Barclays Bank’s private stock trading platform, New York State’s top law enforcer filed a complaint alleging that the bank defied subpoenas seeking the testimony of More...

Vered Weiss On Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

Steve Wynn Takes 34% Pay Cut

Steve Wynn is taking a pay cut of 37% as reported in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Wynn Resorts and Las Vegas Sands, which have many assets in Macau, have faced problems with China’s More...

Lily Bethlehem On Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

NY Attorney General Schneiderman Upset By Dark Pools from Across the Pond

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is accusing British bank Barclays of using so-called “dark pools” where certain investors are given advantages and access to more aggressive trading methods More...

Eli Horn On Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

Morgan Stanley to Pay Employees Less Revenue in Bonuses, But More Up Front

Wall Street investment bank Morgan Stanley said it would pay a smaller portion of revenue in bonuses to its bankers and traders this year even in a better revenue environment, Reuters said. The bank reported More...

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