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Prev Close 2,934.35
Day Low/High 2,849.71 / 2,905.94
52 Wk Low/High 1,699.00 / 3,037.00
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Shares Outstanding 663.81B
Market Cap 1947.85B
P/E Ratio 36.76
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Soft Market Has Bears Feeling Frisky

Soft Market Has Bears Feeling Frisky

But this doesn't mean a deeper correction is under way.

Adding to My SDS Long

I could be wrong - I often am -- but I'm adding to my already large long of the ProShares UltraShort S&P 500 ETF (SDS) today. Consider that the S&P Volatility Index (^VIX) is around +1 today and the following are all down: Oil Alphabet (GOOG, GOOGL)...

'TFANGs' Don't Have Much Bite Today

The "TFANGs" look awful today. (The "T" is Tesla (TSLA) and is "silent.")

The Book of Boockvar

Peter Boockvar looks at China, the European Central Bank and the Bank of Japan this morning: "According to the Chinese, their economy grew 6.9% y/o/y in the third quarter vs. 7% in the second quarter and vs. a 6.8% estimate. While we'll take that wi...

IBM’s Chief Data Strategist Says Cities Need to Act Like Apple, Facebook and Google

IBM’s Chief Data Strategist Says Cities Need to Act Like Apple, Facebook and Google

Cities across the country should take a page out of Silicon Valley’s biggest tech companies like Apple (AAPL), Facebook (FB) and Google (GOOG).

Pepsi Plans to Launch a Branded Smartphone Model in China

Pepsi Plans to Launch a Branded Smartphone Model in China

PepsiCo (PEP) says it plans to market mobile phones and accessories in China starting later this month.

Dip Buyers Don't Stick Around Long Enough

Dip Buyers Don't Stick Around Long Enough

Market can't sustain early rise, but it's a pretty routine pullback.

Harvey Mudd's Maria Klawe Says Women in Tech Need More Role Models

Harvey Mudd's Maria Klawe Says Women in Tech Need More Role Models

Women are bypassing careers in computer sciences and engineering because there aren’t enough role models for them in corporate America, according to Maria Klawe, President of Harvey Mudd College.

The 'TFANGs' are Chewing Their Way Higher

The TFANGs -- Tesla (TSLA), Facebook (FB), Amazon (AMZN), Netflix (NFLX) and Google (GOOG, GOOGL) -- are turning around robustly.

The Technicals Are Getting Better, but the Fundamentals Are Getting Worse

I highlighted my view late last week that there are 10 reasons why the market might be a better short today than it was at its May all-time high. My reasons centered around the market's worsening fundamentals. Here are some additional thoughts on th...

Plenty of Good News -- If You Look

Plenty of Good News -- If You Look

Not all growth is hated today.

Takeaways and Observations (Midday Edition)

While a day or two does not make a market trend, here are a few observations about current conditions: I'm sticking with my view that when laggards become leaders and leaders become laggards, a new bull market isn't likely forthcoming and there's ne...

Equinix CEO on Explosive Stock, Serving Customers Like Google and Microsoft

Equinix CEO on Explosive Stock, Serving Customers Like Google and Microsoft

Shares of Internet infrastructure company Equinix (EQIX) are on fire and its CEO Steve Smith couldn’t be more bullish.

Takeaways and Observations (Hangover Edition), Part One

As promised, here are some of my takeaways and observations for yesterday's market action. (I'll post more in a few minutes.) Bad news is good news - whether it's sluggish job growth (last Friday) or political uncertainty (yesterday). The market mom...

Fed Minutes Give Buyers an Excuse

The market was inclined to climb anyway.

You've Heard of the FANGs. Now Meet the TFANGs!

Memo to Jim "El Capitan" Cramer: You're the one who popularized the acronym "FANGs" to refer to Facebook (FB), Amazon (AMZN), Netflix (NFLX) and Google (GOOG, GOOGL). That was another brilliant invention that we've all grown accustomed to from you. ...

F.A.N.G.S. F.A.I.L. ... A.G.A.I.N.

The "FANGs" -- Facebook (FB), Amazon (AMZN), Netflix (NFLX) and Google (GOOG, GOOGL) -- aren't having a very good day today. As I write this, Facebook is down $2 a share, Amazon is off $13, Netflix is $2 lower and Google is $10 weaker. Despite prote...

Reading Tea Leaves on China, Baidu and Burritos

6 things to think about, including GoPro's downgrade and a potential jumping Juniper.

A FANG Fail?

Here's an important chart on the performance of the "FANGs" -- Facebook (FB), Amazon (AMZN), Netflix (NFLX) and Google (GOOG, GOOGL) -- relative to the S&P 500, as done by my pal Steve Cortes: Source: BCG As legendary technical analyst Bob Farrell t...

Adding to My Comcast and Apple Shorts

I've added to my short of Comcast (CMCSA) at $59.55 and of Apple (AAPL) at $110.75. As for my new short of the PowerShares QQQ ETF (QQQ), the motivation behind that is the rollover that we're seeing in the "FANGs" -- Facebook (FB), Amazon (AMZN), Ne...

Bigger Market Picture Doesn't Look That Great

Bigger Market Picture Doesn't Look That Great

We're still stuck in a trading range.

Technology ‘Unicorn’ Herd May Get Thinner If Volatility Persists

Technology ‘Unicorn’ Herd May Get Thinner If Volatility Persists

There are now more than 125 so-called unicorns - pre-IPO companies worth over $1 billion – stampeding across the country from Silicon Valley to Wall Street and back.

Google Funded Travel Site Secret Escapes Acquires German Competitor

Google Funded Travel Site Secret Escapes Acquires German Competitor

Luxury travel site Secret Escapes, backed by Google (GOOGL), is acquiring German rival Travista for an undisclosed price.

Be Careful (Part Deux)

Another cause of concern this morning is the conspicuous weakness in the early going of the Nasdaq, led by the "FANGs" -- Facebook (FB), Amazon (AMZN), Netflix (NFLX) and Google (GOOG, GOOGL). Personally, I'm adding to my short book.

Jim Cramer: Could Glencore Be the Next Long Term Capital?

Jim Cramer: Could Glencore Be the Next Long Term Capital?

Jim Cramer answered viewers’ Twitter (TWTR) questions from the floor of the Stock Exchange and said he's not assuaged by Glencore's (GLCNF) comments that it is ‘operationally and financially robust.'

Google Search Queries Predict Popular Returning TV Shows

Google Search Queries Predict Popular Returning TV Shows

Google (GOOG) is proving itself to be an expert not just on big data gathering but also at predicting TV trends.

Jim Cramer on What to Expect When BlackBerry Posts Q2 Results Friday

Jim Cramer on What to Expect When BlackBerry Posts Q2 Results Friday

TheStreet's Jim Cramer is keeping an eye on BlackBerry (BBRY) as the once mighty tech giant prepares to release its fiscal second quarter results before the opening bell Friday.

Ford, GM Fall on Volkswagen Drama; Commodities Hit Stocks

Ford, GM Fall on Volkswagen Drama; Commodities Hit Stocks

Ford (F) and GM (GM) were sharply lower Tuesday, dragged on by another day's selloff in Volkswagen (VLKAY) shares.

Top Things to Watch on Wall Street for Xi Jinping's State Visit

Top Things to Watch on Wall Street for Xi Jinping's State Visit

China's economic slowdown, stock market plunge and aggressive cyber activity have added increasing strain to international relations with Washington, D.C.

Apple Gets All the Attention, but Private Companies Are the Real Economic Indicators

Apple Gets All the Attention, but Private Companies Are the Real Economic Indicators

It’s not just about the Apples (AAPL), Facebooks (FB) and Googles (GOOG) of the world. Private companies are key economic indicators, according to PwC.