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The S&P 500 has returned 10% year to date, while the top half of it, around 16%.
Stock futures suggest the Dow Jones Industrial Average could dip below 22,000 when markets open Thursday.
The labor market goes under inspection and Apple releases its earnings report.
The European Central Bank has had their foot on the gas for a while.
The most recent short interest data has been released for the 06/30/2017 settlement date, and we here at Dividend Channel like to sift through this fresh data and order the underlying components of the S&P 500 by "days to cover." There are a number of ways to look at short data, for example the total number of shares short; but one metric that we find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares typically traded. The number of shares short is then compared to the average daily volume, in order to calculate 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's how to trade four of the most active names on the market today.
The company surged nearly 4% in premarket trading Friday on rising oil prices and news it will initiate the first phase of development of the Liza Field in offshore Guyana.
The IEA released bearish oil market data Wednesday that indicated the U.S. shale machine will help supply outpace demand in 2018, but one industry consultant is not convinced.
Here's what is sending oil prices higher.
The most recent short interest data was recently released for the 05/31/2017 settlement date, and Chesapeake Energy Corp. is the #149 most shorted of the S&P 500 components, based on 4.71 "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.
Here's how to trade some other active names.
Here's how to trade the most-active names on the market Wednesday.
TheStreet's Action Alerts PLUS Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer shares his latest take on Cabot Oil & Gas COG and Chesapeake Energy.
Cabot has the lowest finding costs, is the cheapest and best stock in the group, Cramer said.
While hard at work in Washington, a handful of members of Congress have also been busy trading stocks.
We continue to see unusually low trading ranges, indicating intense overhead resistance.
Jim Cramer is bullish on Valvoline, FireEye, Chesapeake Energy, and Square.
The Oracle of Omaha believes in the future of U.S. business, says Jim Cramer. Plus, Buffett can admit his mistakes and we can learn from that.
Bearish inventory data was crushing the commodity Thursday, and the stocks of companies who beat on earnings suffered as a result.
The Fed's intent is still as plain to see as it was late last year. This committee remains on mission.
U.S. stock futures are rising Thursday and European shares gain after strong earnings reports boost investor sentiment.
May kicks off with a busy first week filled with earnings, monetary policy and a snapshot of the health of the economy.
Jim Cramer says he respects Buffett's judgment. Cramer's also bullish on some airline stocks.
Jim Cramer says a rally on French election results is fine, but don't forget great U.S. corporate earnings and merger activity.
TheStreet reported earlier this month that the Haynesville Shale-focused operator was expected by sources to file for an IPO shortly.