Breaking News Instant updates and real-time market news.

FB

Facebook

$121.47

-0.3 (-0.25%)

17:57
11/22/16
11/22
17:57
11/22/16
17:57

Facebook quietly develops censorship tool in bid for China entry, NY Times says

Facebook has quietly developed software tools to suppress content from appearing on news feeds for users in specific geographic regions, reports the New York Times, citing current and former employees of the social network. The feature was built to help Facebook gain entry into China, the sources told the publication, adding that CEO Mark Zuckerberg has "supported and defended" the initiative. The report explains that Facebook has abided by censorship requests from countries before, but the new tool goes beyond simple content removal by preventing it from appearing on Chinese news feeds in the first place. The sources told the New York Times that Facebook doesn't plan to suppress content itself using the new tool, and would instead hand it over to a third party. The sources said the feature is "one of many" concepts Facebook has explored with respect to China. Reference Link

FB Facebook
$121.47

-0.3 (-0.25%)

11/16/16
BARD
11/16/16
NO CHANGE
Target $155
BARD
Outperform
Facebook updates on metrics don't alter value proposition, says Baird
Baird analyst Colin Sebastian noted that Facebook has identified a number of metrics that were being calculated incorrectly by the company. While significant, Facebook does not currently bill its clients based on any of these metrics, noted Sebastian, who doesn't think the news alters Facebook's core value proposition for users or advertisers. Also, Facebook's plans for a "Measurement Council" should improve client engagement and communication, contends the analyst, who keeps an Outperform rating on the shares and recommends investors continue to add to Facebook positions on weakness.
11/17/16
PIPR
11/17/16
NO CHANGE
PIPR
Piper sees Trump-related Internet selloff as 'rare opportunity'
Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster says he would be "buying the fear" priced into Internet mega-caps. Concerns of President-Elect Trump's impact on tech companies are being largely extrapolated from sound bites that are unlikely to manifest during Trump's presidency, Munster tells investors in a research note. The selloff in "best-in-class" large cap internet stocks Apple (AAPL), Amazon.com (AMZN), Alphabet (GOOG), Facebook (FB) and Netflix (NFLX) presents a "rare opportunity," Munster writes. He believes Trump's threats towards Amazon are without merit and that net neutrality is unlikely to be reversed. He finds the valuations for each of the mega-caps "very attractive."
11/18/16
RBCM
11/18/16
NO CHANGE
RBCM
Internet stock weakness creates buying opportunity, says RBC Capital
EBC Capital analyst Mark Mahaney says that the 5%-10% decline in Internet stocks since the election has created more attractive long-term opportunities. The analyst does not expect the Trump Administration's policies to have a major impact on the fundamentals of the Internet sector. His favorite large-cap names in the sector are, in order, Netflix (NFLX), Facebook (FB), and Priceline (PCLN). His favorite small-cap names are, in order, Yelp (YELP), Criteo (CRTO), and GoDaddy (GDDY).
11/21/16
DBAB
11/21/16
NO CHANGE
Target $150
DBAB
Buy
Deutsche says buy Facebook following recent weakness
Deutsche Bank analyst Lloyd Walmsley views Facebook's $6B share repurchase beginning in 2017 as a "welcome launch" of a capital return program. The stock represents an "outstanding value" following the recent selloff, Walmsley tells investors in a research note. He recommends that investors add to positions at current levels and keeps a Buy rating on Facebook with a $150 price target.

TODAY'S FREE FLY STORIES

BA

Boeing

$155.03

0.89 (0.58%)

11:03
12/08/16
12/08
11:03
12/08/16
11:03
Hot Stocks
Boeing reports two new 787 orders in weekly update »

Boeing on its website…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

A

Agilent

$45.15

0.1639 (0.36%)

11:03
12/08/16
12/08
11:03
12/08/16
11:03
Hot Stocks
Agilent, Transcriptic collaborate to automate discovery biology »

Agilent Technologies and…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

APOL

Apollo Education

$9.52

0.01 (0.11%)

, DV

DeVry

$31.48

0.325 (1.04%)

11:01
12/08/16
12/08
11:01
12/08/16
11:01
Hot Stocks
Apollo Education slides after DoE response to preacquisition review application »

Shares of for-profit…

APOL

Apollo Education

$9.52

0.01 (0.11%)

DV

DeVry

$31.48

0.325 (1.04%)

ESI

ITT Educational

EDMC

Education Management

$0.01

0.001 (11.11%)

CECO

Career Education

$10.22

-0.03 (-0.29%)

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 08

    Dec

  • 09

    Dec

ASUR

Asure Software

$8.38

0.37 (4.62%)

11:01
12/08/16
12/08
11:01
12/08/16
11:01
Conference/Events
Asure Software management to meet with Lake Street »

Meeting to be held in New…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 12

    Dec

  • 06

    Dec

BA

Boeing

$154.95

0.81 (0.53%)

11:01
12/08/16
12/08
11:01
12/08/16
11:01
Hot Stocks
Boeing begins final assembly on first 787-10 Dreamliner »

Boeing teammates in North…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

HNR

Harvest Natural

$5.46

-0.19 (-3.36%)

11:00
12/08/16
12/08
11:00
12/08/16
11:00
Periodicals
Harvest Natural mentioned cautiously by TheStreetSweeper »

TheStreetSweeper's…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

DISH

DISH

$58.64

0.13 (0.22%)

11:00
12/08/16
12/08
11:00
12/08/16
11:00
Technical Analysis
DISH spikes off session lows »

The shares were last at…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

ANET

Arista Networks

$96.87

-1 (-1.02%)

11:00
12/08/16
12/08
11:00
12/08/16
11:00
Conference/Events
Arista Networks management to meet with Pacific Crest »

Meeting to be held in…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 12

    Dec

  • 12

    Dec

NFLX

Netflix

$125.39

0.82 (0.66%)

11:00
12/08/16
12/08
11:00
12/08/16
11:00
Options
Netflix short-term calls are active »

Netflix short-term calls…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

11:00
12/08/16
12/08
11:00
12/08/16
11:00
General news
Treasury futures action: some block buying »

Treasury futures action:…

AMAT

Applied Materials

$32.51

0.9 (2.85%)

10:58
12/08/16
12/08
10:58
12/08/16
10:58
Conference/Events
Applied Materials management to meet with Stifel »

Meeting to be held in San…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 12

    Dec

DISH

DISH

$58.64

0.13 (0.22%)

10:57
12/08/16
12/08
10:57
12/08/16
10:57
Rumors
Rumor moving shares of DISH »

Rumor: DISH active amid…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

10:55
12/08/16
12/08
10:55
12/08/16
10:55
Conference/Events
Stifel electrical equipment analysts to hold a luncheon meeting »

Electrical, Networking…

IWM

iShares Trust Russell 2000 Index Fund

$136.53

0.625 (0.46%)

, RUT

Russell 2000 Index

10:53
12/08/16
12/08
10:53
12/08/16
10:53
Technical Analysis
Russell 2000 Index hits new life high »

The index was last at…

IWM

iShares Trust Russell 2000 Index Fund

$136.53

0.625 (0.46%)

RUT

Russell 2000 Index

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

HYG

iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond

$86.22

-0.24 (-0.28%)

10:50
12/08/16
12/08
10:50
12/08/16
10:50
Options
Notable put activity in the High Yield Bond Fund »

Notable put activity in…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

NOC

Northrop Grumman

$241.93

-5.21 (-2.11%)

10:45
12/08/16
12/08
10:45
12/08/16
10:45
Technical Analysis
Northrop Grumman trades lower, levels to watch »

Shares are down over 2.3%…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

AKS

AK Steel

$11.03

0.24 (2.22%)

10:45
12/08/16
12/08
10:45
12/08/16
10:45
Options
AK Steel call volume above normal and directionally bullish »

Bullish option flow…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

10:45
12/08/16
12/08
10:45
12/08/16
10:45
General news
Breaking General news story  »

6-Month Bill Announcement…

10:45
12/08/16
12/08
10:45
12/08/16
10:45
General news
Breaking General news story  »

3-Month Bill Announcement…

EXA

Exa Corp.

$14.44

-0.36 (-2.43%)

10:44
12/08/16
12/08
10:44
12/08/16
10:44
Conference/Events
Exa Corp. to host analyst and investor day »

Analyst and Investor Day…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

RMD

ResMed

$60.65

0.31 (0.51%)

10:40
12/08/16
12/08
10:40
12/08/16
10:40
Conference/Events
ResMed management to meet with William Blair »

Meeting to be held in…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 09

    Dec

  • 12

    Dec

ESPR

Esperion

$11.50

-0.18 (-1.54%)

10:38
12/08/16
12/08
10:38
12/08/16
10:38
Conference/Events
Esperion management to meet with JMP Securities »

Meeting to be held in…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 09

    Dec

LPLA

LPL Financial

$37.94

0.97 (2.62%)

10:37
12/08/16
12/08
10:37
12/08/16
10:37
Periodicals
Breaking Periodicals news story on LPL Financial »

LPL Financial said to…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

EROS

Eros International

$14.18

0.375 (2.72%)

10:36
12/08/16
12/08
10:36
12/08/16
10:36
Conference/Events
Eros International management to meet with Jefferies »

Meeting to be held in…

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 09

    Dec

SHLD

Sears

$12.12

0.34 (2.89%)

, AMZN

Amazon.com

$770.42

5.7 (0.75%)

10:36
12/08/16
12/08
10:36
12/08/16
10:36
Hot Stocks
Sears 'falls short' again, 'cannot guarantee' return to profitability »

Shares of Sears Holdings…

SHLD

Sears

$12.12

0.34 (2.89%)

AMZN

Amazon.com

$770.42

5.7 (0.75%)

WMT

Wal-Mart

$70.58

-0.025 (-0.04%)

JAKK

JAKKS Pacific

$7.30

0.05 (0.69%)

SWK

Stanley Black & Decker

$120.04

-0.54 (-0.45%)

NWL

Newell Brands

$45.33

-0.325 (-0.71%)

03/08/13
Wedge Partners
03/08/13
Credit Suisse
03/06/13
Citigroup
03/06/13
Barclays

See Street Research during your Free Trial

  • 08

    Dec

Get Full Fly Access

Breaking market intelligence sent straight to you
Our team of experts analyze every news story and filter out the noise to deliver real-time market moving news.
Up-to-date information on important industry events
Get real-time updates on events that are moving the market—from conferences and calls to syndicate announcements.
News focused on the companies in your portfolio
Create up to 12 portfolios with 150 stocks each, and see how active they are in market news.