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You could throw darts at financials and health care and win.
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.
Stocks held onto gains through the morning session on Friday.
The Intel (INTC)/Altera(ALTR) negotiations have broken up, CNBC reports.
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...
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.
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).
Tech names struggle as Broadcom disappoints. Crowdfunder CEO Chance Barnett says the SEC finally picks up Title 3 of the JOBS Act.