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'Exceeded Our Expectations': First Latin American Study On CBD, Epilepsy Completed

A research team at Garrahan Children’s Hospital, a public pediatric research hospital in Buenos Aires, Argentina, completed the continent’s first clinical trials on CBD. The study adds overwhelming evidence of the compound’s efficacy in treating refractory epilepsy in children. 0 read more

The Week Ahead In Biotech: ASH Presentations Pick Up Steam, Correvio Awaits Adcom Ruling

Biotech stocks went back and forth but managed to end the week with a gain. As usual, some stocks swung wildly in reaction to catalysts, primarily clinical readouts. 0 read more

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Stock is as Sexy a its Cars

$RACE Many investors may not realize that the iconic Italian sports car brand is publicly traded. Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) is a best-of-breed Aristocrat company in a very competitive industry. It was spun off from Fiat Chrysler in October 2015 and has seen sales and profits steadily march higher over the last 4 years. The stock is not cheap, […] The post Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Stock is as Sexy a its Cars appeared first on Live Trading News.

Jury Clears Elon Musk In 'Pedo Guy' Defamation Trial

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA) CEO Elon Musk has won this battle. A Los Angeles jury on Friday ruled that Musk's use of Twitter to suggest a British spelunker was a pedophile didn’t amount to defamation. 0 read more

“America is Working!”

$DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $RUTX, $VXX The DJIA Rose 337 pts on Robust Jobs Data, China Trade Hopes Friday, White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow declared that President Trump’s policies and strategies have reshaped the US economy and has put Americans back to work. “America is working. We are in an American workers’ boom with respect […] The post “America is Working!” appeared first on Live Trading News.

Removing Sting Of Penalties For US Export Data Errors

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials have taken to calling penalties for minor export information filing mistakes in the Automated Export System (AES) "parking tickets," but it's much more than that to America's exporters of agriculture products. 0 read more

'Fast Money Halftime Report' Traders Weigh In On Adobe, Shake Shack And More

On CNBC's "Fast Money Halftime Report," Joe Terranova said there's more room on the upside for iShares Dow Jones US Medical Dev. (NYSE: IHI). 0 read more

Pain At The Pine, End Of The Ice Road And The Baby Yoda — What The Truck?!?

Today we're talking about the end for an Ice Road trucker, UPS Inc (NYSE: UPS) hijacking, costly Christmas trees and fraud, and then we've got five good minutes with DDC FPO's Richard Greening. 0 read more

EA, Cloudera And More 'Fast Money Halftime Report' Picks From Dec. 6

On CNBC's "Fast Money Halftime Report," Liz Young said she likes the global consumer. She explained the U.S. is a big part of that and Europe didn't recess as everybody thought. She expects to see a recovery in 2020. 0 read more

Bulls Praise Dollar General's Q3 Earnings

Dollar General Corp. (NYSE: DG) reported Thursday third-quarter results which were well interpreted by two analysts. Latest Ratings for DG Date Firm Action From To Dec 2019 Maintains Overweight Oct 2019 Maintains Overweight Sep 2019 Maintains Buy View More Analyst Ratings for DG View the Latest Analyst Ratings 0 read more

Wells Fargo Upgrades Ingersoll-Rand On Higher ClimateCo Potential

Ingersoll-Rand PLC (NYSE: IR) is on track to spin-off its industrial business (IndustrialCo) in early 2020 and the potential of standalone ClimateCo seems “ready to be realized post-split,” according to Wells Fargo. Latest Ratings for IR Date Firm Action From To Dec 2019 Upgrades Market Perform Outperform Nov 2019 Maintains Outperform Oct 2019 Maintains Overweight View More Analyst Ratings for IR View the Latest Analyst Ratings 0 read more

Scott Galloway Calls For Twitter's Board To Replace 'Part-Time CEO' Jack Dorsey Amid Africa Move Plans

A shareholder in Twitter Inc. (NASDAQ: TWTR) and New York University business professor wrote an open letter Friday to the company's board calling for the replacement of CEO Jack Dorsey. Latest Ratings for TWTR Date Firm Action From To Nov 2019 Maintains Market Perform Nov 2019 Downgrades In-Line Underperform Oct 2019 Maintains Hold View More Analyst Ratings for TWTR View the Latest Analyst Ratings 0 read more

Outbound Tender Rejections Fall Year-Over-Year, Seasonality Still At Play

Outbound tender volumes (OTVI.USA) rose by 8.34% week-over-week. Much of this rise can be attributed to the timing of Thanksgiving. Nationally, outbound tender volumes fell 3.01% year-over-year this week. Month-over-month volumes were down 1.68%. 0 read more

PreMarket Prep Recap: Markets, Ulta Beauty Looking Pretty

Before the fireworks began when the November jobs data was released, there were a few market movers off earnings reports covered on today's PreMarket Prep Show. 0 read more

Transportation Insight Acquires LTL Broker FreightPros

Logistics provider Transportation Insight (TI) said Dec. 6 that it acquired less-than-truckload (LTL) broker Meridian Logistics LLC, which does business as FreightPros, for an undisclosed sum. 0 read more

Chipotle CEO, CFO Talk Turnaround With Cramer

Casual fast-food chain Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) emerged from a highly publicized food safety scandal by focusing on the core business. 0 read more

Real Estate Roundup: Saia Growth Tied To Hunt For New Business

Real Estate Roundup is a weekly rundown of developments in the world of industrial real estate used for logistics and transportation. This week: Saia uses new terminals for sales growth; USA Truck hopes to lower repair costs; orange juice hauler expands to Georgia 0 read more

FMCSA Rejects UPS Driver Training Exemption Request

Federal regulators have denied a petition by UPS Inc (NYSE: UPS) to be exempted from two requirements of the entry-level driver training (ELDT) final rule after finding the company failed to make a valid safety case for its request. 0 read more

Federal Agencies Clarify Banking Rules For Hemp Businesses

On Oct. 29, the United States Department of Agriculture released its long-awaited draft regulations for hemp production. On Dec. 3, four federal agencies Issued a statement clarifying the legal status of hemp businesses and their requirements for obtaining financial services. 0 read more

A New Small Account Challnege: Higher By 50% In The First Week

After a hugely successful month of training through November, December marks the start of my brand new $500 small account challenge. Show Advertiser Disclosure read more

How The Twin Brothers Behind 'CollegeStudent' Started A Viral Sticker Company

Benzinga recently sat down with Joey Rexford of Big Moods, an online art store that sells stickers and accessories, to talk about providing opportunities for freelance artists to make income — and spreading mental health awareness. 0 read more

Mid-Day Market Update: Crude Oil Rises Over 1%; Yext Shares Fall After Q3 Results

Midway through trading Friday, the Dow traded up 1.17% to 28002.57 while the NASDAQ rose 0.97% to 8653.49. The S&P also rose, gaining 0.99% to 3148.36. 0 read more

Stocks That Hit 52-Week Lows On Friday

Friday morning saw 103 companies set new 52-week lows. 0 read more

55 Stocks Moving In Friday's Mid-Day Session

Gainers Wellesley Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: WEBK) shares climbed 29.1% to $41.70. Cambridge Trust announced plans to acquire Wellesley Bank for $122 million. 0 read more

Money Ball: 8 Hedge Fund Managers Who Own Pro Sports Teams

Hedge fund billionaire Steve Cohen, CEO of Point72 Asset Management, is in talks to boost his ownership in the New York Mets baseball team to a majority stake, perhaps bringing more of a Wall Street vibe to the team out in Queens. 0 read more

Commentary: IMO 2020 Will Decrease Pollution But Increase Consumer Costs

We are now less than a month away from the implementation of new shipping regulations that will have an impact on the price of every single item that is shipped by sea. 0 read more

Powerful Weekend Snowstorm To Slam California

A powerful storm will crank up across California this weekend, turning parts of the Golden State white. Heavy snowfall and strong winds will likely cause significant freight transportation delays. Shippers, as well as drivers and dispatchers, should do whatever they can do get ahead of/go around this storm, if possible. 0 read more

Zero-Emission Trucks: EU Policy Must Help Build Demand

Only radical policy changes will encourage European fleet operators to invest in non-diesel trucks, according to Europe's leading truck manufacturers. Gerrit Marx, Chairman of the European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA), said that binding sales quotas for manufacturers would do nothing to encourage transport companies to purchase alternatively powered trucks. 0 read more

High Stakes For Container Lines As 2020 Contracts Are Finalized

Rarely have container shipping lines played for such high stakes as they are right now. Not only are they attempting to pass on higher IMO 2020 low sulfur fuel bills, they are also in the final stages of agreeing to Asia-Europe annual contracts for next year. 0 read more

Driven Deliveries Shares Jump On Revenue Data

Online cannabis retailer Driven Deliveries Inc. (OTC: DRVD) reported Thursday that it generated more than $1 million in revenue in October and $1.2 million in November. 0 read more

A Look At Trucking Freight Futures

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BTAI: Pivotal Phase 3 Trials for BXCL501 to Initiate by End of 2019…

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Cloudera Delivers Beat And Raise, But Growth Remains Lower Than Industry Rates

Cloudera Inc (NYSE: CLDR) delivered an all-round beat in the third quarter and raised guidance for the fourth quarter and full year. The company’s business seems stable, but there is limited visibility into growth accelerating toward industry growth rates, according to Raymond James. Latest Ratings for CLDR Date Firm Action From To Dec 2019 Maintains Underperform Dec 2019 Maintains Neutral Dec 2019 Maintains Neutral View More Analyst Ratings for CLDR View the Latest Analyst Ratings 0 read more

Today's Pickup: Seattle-Based Shipium Lands $2M Seed Round

Good day, Seattle-based logistics startup Shipium raised a $2 million seed round led by PSL Ventures, the venture arm of Seattle startup studio Pioneer Square Labs, GeekWire reported. 0 read more

CrowdStrike Delivers Another Quarterly Beat With Improvement In Key Parameters

Although CrowdStrike Holdings Inc (NASDAQ: CRWD) delivered another strong quarter with improvements in key matrices, the stock valuation is high relative to peers, according to Baird. Latest Ratings for CRWD Date Firm Action From To Dec 2019 Maintains Buy Dec 2019 Maintains Sector Perform Dec 2019 Maintains Neutral View More Analyst Ratings for CRWD View the Latest Analyst Ratings 0 read more

Tesla Model 3s Can Earn Subsidies In China

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA) traded up 1.8% Friday on reports that Model 3s produced at its Shanghai plant would qualify for Chinese subsidies. 0 read more

Cannabis Investment Manager Silverleaf Venture Enters Strategic Partnership With Hedgeye

Cannabis oriented investment manager, Silverleaf Venture Partners LLC, and investment research firm Hedgeye Risk announced Thursday a strategic partnership. The idea behind the collaboration is for Hedgeye to grant research and investment consulting services to the General Partner managing Silverleaf’s third investment fund. 0 read more

10 Biggest Price Target Changes For Friday

UBS lowered Ciena Corporation (NYSE: CIEN) price target from $43 to $31. Ciena shares closed at $36.29 on Thursday. 0 read more

2 Utilities Stocks Moving In Friday's Pre-Market Session

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12 Biotech Stocks Primed For A Short Squeeze

Biotech investment is fraught with risk. Most biotech stocks are at the mercy of binary events, which serve as make-or-break catalysts. 0 read more

4 Energy Stocks Moving In Friday's Pre-Market Session

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3 Industrials Stocks Moving In Friday's Pre-Market Session

Gainers FuelCell Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: FCEL) stock surged 4.3% to $0.61 during Friday's pre-market session. The market value of their outstanding shares is at $46.1 million. 0 read more

This Embattled Bank ETF Faces More Challenges

For all the controversy surrounding European banks, and there has been plenty dating back to last year, the iShares MSCI Europe Financials ETF (NASDAQ: EUFN) has been a decent performer as highlighted by a year-to-date gain of 13.43%. 0 read more

7 Technology Stocks Moving In Friday's Pre-Market Session

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The Daily Biotech Pulse: Cassava Gains On Alzheimer's Presentation, Bristol-Myers Hikes Dividend

Here's a roundup of top developments in the biotech space over the last 24 hours: Scaling The Peaks (Biotech stocks hitting 52-week highs on Dec. 5) 0 read more

Gartman Letter Finale Message – SELL

Dennis Gartman, who is closing his daily newsletter, had some separation tips for investors: SELL The famous investor, who called him, left his namesake “The Gartman Letter” last week after 30 years, said that Donald Trump’s multiple trade wars and other threats mean it’s time to raise money. The staff Alphabetastock.com will miss Gartman because … Gartman Letter Finale Message – SELL Read More »

75 Biggest Movers From Yesterday

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7 Stocks To Watch For December 6, 2019

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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) price target was raised to $300 from $250

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) price target was raised to $300 from $250 Apple’s price target was raised to $300 from $250 at Citi, which reiterated its buy rating on the iPhone maker and forecast strong results in the company’s holiday quarter. Analyst Jim Suva cited the company’s “pricing strategies and recent demand trends” as factors that […] The post Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) price target was raised to $300 from $250 appeared first on Live Trading News.

United States Oil (USO) drops as market awaits ratification of OPEC+ supply cut

United States Oil (USO) drops as market awaits ratification of OPEC+ supply cut Oil slipped in early Asian trade on Friday, with U.S. crude moving further away from a two-month high after OPEC agreed to increase output curbs in early 2020 but failed to promise further steps after March. Brent futures were down 21 cents, […] The post United States Oil (USO) drops as market awaits ratification of OPEC+ supply cut appeared first on Live Trading News.