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Statistically, buying heavily shorted large-cap stocks is a recipe for market-beating gains.
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Earnings estimates for these five stocks improved a lot this year -- and the technical charts also say buy.
It's hard to be as bullish as Ball officials when the company's multiple is way above the norm.
The most recent short interest data was recently released for the 07/15/2016 settlement date, and Ball Corp is the #153 most shorted of the S&P 500 components, based on 5.15 "days to cover." There are a number of ways to look at short data, but one metric that we find particularly useful is the "days to cover" because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares typically traded. The number of shares short is then divided by the average daily volume, to express the total number of trading days it would take to close out all of the open short positions if every share traded represented a short position being closed.
Here are Monday's top research calls, including downgrades for Bristol-Myers Squibb, JPMorgan and Weyerhaeuser, and an upgrade for Merck.
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Jim Cramer says this merger of beverage can makers is a travesty that should have never been approved because it is going to cost consumers.
Ball's merger with Rexam creates the world's largest beverage can manufacturer, and creates newfound pricing power that could hurt the consumer.
Crude oil's two-day price rally continued to help lift markets.
Ball Corp. (BLL) reported 2016 second quarter earnings today, surpassing analysts’ estimates.
Both companies are posting big gains Thursday after reporting better-than-expected earnings, Cramer says.
Trade-Ideas LLC identified Ball (BLL) as a new lifetime high candidate
Ball (BLL) is slated to post second quarter earnings and revenue before tomorrow's market open.