Altair Engineering Inc. Class A (ALTR)

41.88
NASDAQ
Prev Close 41.43
Day Low/High 41.79 / 42.62
52 Wk Low/High 23.04 / 44.34
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 73.11B
Market Cap 3.03B
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
The Second-Strongest Stock Market Sector Doesn't Jibe With the Strongest

The Second-Strongest Stock Market Sector Doesn't Jibe With the Strongest

You could throw darts at financials and health care and win. 

Don't Get Sucked Into AOL-Verizon Frenzy

Don't Get Sucked Into AOL-Verizon Frenzy

Balance the futures vs. the actuals.

Market Wrap: Stocks Heat Up

Market Wrap: Stocks Heat Up

The indices start May on a high note, but end the week in the red.

Altera Leads S&P 500 on Deal Talk; Stocks Kick Off May With Rally

Altera Leads S&P 500 on Deal Talk; Stocks Kick Off May With Rally

Altera (ALTR) was the best performer on the S&P 500 on reports Intel (INTC) could launch a hostile bid once a standstill agreement expires on June 1st.

Intel Could Make Hostile Bid for Altera; Stocks Hold Highs

Intel Could Make Hostile Bid for Altera; Stocks Hold Highs

Stocks held onto gains through the morning session on Friday.

Market Wrap: April Ends With a Thud

Major indices decline more than 1% on the session.

Altera downgraded at Piper

Does Size Matter Anymore in Takeovers?

It's the dawn of a golden age of activism/takeovers.

Don't Say I Didn't Warn You

The perils of investing for takeover purposes.

Intel/Altera: No Merger After All

The Intel (INTC)/Altera(ALTR) negotiations have broken up, CNBC reports.

Altera downgraded at Morgan Stanley

Day Ahead: Overseas Sensations

Wall Street eyes China and Greece developments.

I've Had Enough of These Chip Companies

I've Had Enough of These Chip Companies

Avoid them until revenue growth returns.

Altera downgraded at BMO

Xilinx Signals No Growth

Xilinx Signals No Growth

Is it time to throw in the towel?

This Morning's Market Setup

Where it began. Yesterday is but today's memory, and tomorrow is today's dream. -- Khalil Gibran The rundown: U.S. futures are higher this morning.  (S&P futures are up by 9 handles and Nasdaq futures are 17 handles higher.) European stocks are clim...

When the Chips Are Down, Xilinx

When the Chips Are Down, Xilinx

Shares are more likely to recover than slip further.

Three Stocks With Heavy Call Buying

They are T-Mobile, Peabody and Altera. I am seeing heavy call buying in T-Mobile (TMUS), Peabody Energy (BTU) and Altera (ALTR). I don't have a dog in the hunt with any of these.

Altera upgraded at JP Morgan

Altera downgraded at Goldman

Smoking Semis

The sector is hot. The semiconductor sector is hot hot hot after the Avago Technologies (AVGO)/LSI Corporation (LSI) deal announcement. I am seeing buyers in ON Semicondictor (ONNN), Broadcom (BRCM), Marvell Technology (MRVL) and Altera (ALTR).

Altera rated new Outperform at JMP

Altera lifts price target at Jefferies

Numbers to Watch From Apple

Numbers to Watch From Apple

Use any weakness from AAPL's call to revisit Qualcomm.

Management Reigns Supreme

Management Reigns Supreme

Stop playing themes and start investing in best-of-breed stocks.

Tech Slips, SEC Picks Up Title 3

Tech Slips, SEC Picks Up Title 3

Tech names struggle as Broadcom disappoints. Crowdfunder CEO Chance Barnett says the SEC finally picks up Title 3 of the JOBS Act.