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PayPal Still Looks Bullish if Support Continues to Hold

The shares of the payments technology company wavered a bit on news of its interest in Pinterest but its technical signs still are good.

Glimmers of Hope in the Biotech Realm as M&A Activity Picks Up

A recent trio of acquisition deals indicates the doldrums in the sector may be over.

Emerson Electric's Pullback Has Not Run Its Course Yet

Potential buyers of the diversified company's stock should wait for better technical conditions.

Redball Acquisition's Talks With SeatGeek Don't Get My Juices Flowing

A possible business combination between the two entities doesn't appear to be exciting other investors, either.

Don't Own Merck Stock Yet? Here's My Prescription

I am in this one for the medium to long term.

Is Big Tech Betting on a Bubble with Buy Now, Pay Later?

The spending spree on BNPL could be adding more risk later for investors.

U.S. Smart Money Scours Aussie, New Zealand Transport Sector

U.S. buyout specialists are striking deals for ground and air travel in Australia and New Zealand as they take advantage of recent lockdowns.

Right or Wrong, I'm Now SPAC-Less

I closed positions in Mudrick and RedBall Acquisition.

Mudrick Suddenly Looks Like a House of Cards

I was singing the praises of The Topps Company, the acquisition candidate for MUDS, but then Major League Baseball dropped the bomb.

I'm Following a Fashion Retailer and a SPAC

Cato looks cheap, and Mudrick looks to merge with Topps.

Lethargic Indices Mask a Spark in Smaller Gaming Stocks

A number of gambling stocks are up on word that DraftKings plans to buy Golden Nugget Online Gaming.

Is This the Start of a Long-Awaited Rebound for Biotech?

Life has not been easy for the small-cap biotech investor so far in 2021.

Square's Most Significant Opportunity Is Still in Mobile Payments

For investors, mobile payments could represent a chance to get in early on a trend that is likely to accelerate in the future.

Square Is Close to Hitting on All Cylinders: Here's How to Trade It

Yet I'm not all that crazy about such a reliance upon Bitcoin for performance.

Searching for Joy (and Value) in SPACville

Three baseball-related SPACs have attractive potential, but when will they reward investors?

Jim Cramer: An Intel/GlobalFoundries Deal Likely Isn't Going Anywhere

It's the type of transition the Biden team probably would put its antitrust lawyers on to squelch, again leaving Intel with no quick fix.

Does the Latest SPAC Mess Spell Disaster or Opportunity in the Sector?

Here's my answer to a tough question.

2 Small Stocks to Watch as Conditions Ripen for Biotech Merger Deals

Ardelyx Inc. and Rigel Pharmaceuticals look good as stand-alone companies but also could attract suitors.

Earnings Await, Fed Heads Ahead, the Materials World, Microsoft's Cyber Pickup

Plus, the chart of Tesla indicates it's time to be wary if you're in the stock at present.

CNH Industrial Looks Ready to Emerge From a Decades-Long Basing Pattern

However, shares of the maker of agricultural and construction equipment still could see a period of sideways price action for a while.

Seven Oaks Acquisition's Brief History Suggests It Has Formed a Base

Shares of the SPAC that soon will be the vehicle to take e-commerce grocery platform Boxed public have firmed of late.

Move Fast to Hop on American Financial's Whopper of a Special Dividend

The insurer's recent sale of a chunk of its business has led the company to share in the proceeds with its shareholders.

Tootsie Roll Shows the Downside of a Family-Controlled Publicly Traded Firm

I still believe TR would command a solid premium in an acquisition, but I'm not holding my breath.

Enveric Envisions Using Mushrooms and Cannabis to Help Patients

The cannabis biotech company explains why the acquisition of MagicMed makes sense, additional capital raises and the Psybrary.

Opening the Biotech Mailbag to Find Big News About a Trio of Stocks

There's a merger involving one company, a collaborative agreement for another and hints of a positive regulatory development for a third.

Here's How I'm Playing the AT&T- Discovery Deal

There's one name I would consider adding back to full on any coming weakness.

A Unicorn With Two Horns? Gojek, Tokopedia to Merge

The largest-ever merger in Indonesian history will combine the country's two best-known online brands.

Sloppy Workmanship, Nasdaq Under Fire, Turning Down the Volume, Broadcast News

Plus, Elon Musk stirs the pot again in the cryptocurrency universe.

Bidding War Drives Share Jump for Australia's Largest Casino Company

Crown Resorts has competing bids from Blackstone, Oaktree Capital and Australia's second-largest casino company, Star.