Square Inc. (SQ)

75.79
1.40 1.80
NYSE : Technology Services
Prev Close 74.43
Open 74.88
Day Low/High 74.85 / 75.87
52 Wk Low/High 43.72 / 101.15
Volume 4.93M
Avg Volume 15.30M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 308.40M
Market Cap 31.49B
EPS -0.20
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Latest News

Apple Now Seems Interested in Creating its Own 5G Modems - Tech Check

Apple Now Seems Interested in Creating its Own 5G Modems - Tech Check

Among other things, Apple is now looking to hire wireless engineering talent in Qualcomm's hometown of San Diego.

Novice Trade: PayPal

Novice Trade: PayPal

Consider buying these LEAPS in PYPL.

Alphabet's Earnings Results Will Have Major Implications

Alphabet's Earnings Results Will Have Major Implications

Q4 earnings should tell us a great deal about what to expect in 2019.

Could Cash-Rich Facebook Be Considering Acquisition Targets?

Could Cash-Rich Facebook Be Considering Acquisition Targets?

What could be Facebook's next target?

Must See Earnings

Let's take a look at the cornucopia of earnings reports that are coming our way after the close. Of the several dozen, which ones are likely to move the market? My guess is it will be some of these: Facebook Microsoft Mondelez International PayPal Q...

From The Street of Dreams

Raymond James has downgraded Square : We are downgrading shares of SQ to Underperform from Market Perform and establishing a fair value estimate of $56, implying 27% downside. In short, we believe organic growth peaked in 3Q18 and growth on the all-...

Square Downgraded at Raymond James

My Trading Moves

I am pleased with most of my moves over the last six weeks. Some of the better ones were the liquidation of Square and the sale of Amazon and Alphabet  , practically at their highs. While I don't plan to buy back Square at lower prices, I most assur...

Circling Back on Square

* I have sold my long position in Square and I have taken the stock off of my Best Ideas List This morning's announcement that Fiserv will acquire First Data has buoyed the shares of payments companies (with whom First Data and Fiserv compete with) ...

Jim Cramer: Citigroup May Be the Metaphor for the Moment

Jim Cramer: Citigroup May Be the Metaphor for the Moment

It sure felt like that after listening to Citigroup's robust conference call this morning.

Chart of the Day: Trouble at the Top Has Helped Tank Activision Stock

Chart of the Day: Trouble at the Top Has Helped Tank Activision Stock

Cost cutting has coincided with execs fleeing top financial posts.

The Winter of Activision Blizzard

The Winter of Activision Blizzard

I don't see a catalyst that gets me involved in the name, other than the discounted share price.

More Sales!

* Taking profits in some more Square and in Canopy . * Selling my trading long rental in As mentioned yesterday, I have made some important moves in my portfolios this week - reflecting my ursine market view recently adopted: * Eliminated longs in 3...

It's the Business I Have Chosen

I was a large buyer of stocks during the last half of December. On the market's extraordinary strength since Christmas I have made a number of portfolio changes this week: * Eliminated longs in 3M , Amazon and Google . * Reduced long holdings in Squ...

All Square

Square is advancing by another $3.70/share to $66.80 today. Trading at $50 about a week ago, that's a +35% rally in a very brief period of time. Given my ursine market view and the rapid price rise I have reduced my SQ investment from large sized to...

Surveying the Investment Landscape

We have several standout investment positions today. , a Piper upgrade this morning, is my favorite speculative stock for 2019. I have been steadily adding to this name on weakness (see past posts). The shares were placed on my Best Ideas List on Ja...

I'm Still in Square's Corner, but I've Sold My Trading Shares

I have been aggressively buying Square over the last few weeks, adding a sizable trading position on top of a large investment position. With the shares up from $50 to nearly $60 in the last week or two, I sold my trading layer this morning at more ...

Get It While You Can

And if anybody should come along He gonna give you any love and affection I'd say get it while you can, yeah Hey, hey, get it while you can - Janis Joplin, Get It While You Can It is tempting to take off some longs after today's spectacular rise. Af...

Some Portfolio Adjustments in the Last Few Days

* I have sized up a number of individual longs during the market's recent weakness I have moved from medium-sized to large-sized in the following longs: , , , and . I have moved from small-sized to medium-sized in the following longs: and . I curren...

More SQ

I added to at $54.60.

5 Big Gainers Today

There have been some remarkable percentage gains from this morning's lows. Some examples: +6%, +4%, +8%, +5%, +6%, etc.

Adding to These 3 Stocks

In addition to taking a trading long rental in  , I have added to $51, $54 and $24.10 in the early going.

Adding to Goldman and Square

I am adding to Goldman Sachs (at $163.90) and Square (at $55.75) now.

Adding to SQ, TWTR

Adding to Square and Twitter - two possible takeover candidates (read: Alphabet! )

Stocks in My Pension Plan

Here is a list of stocks I own in my pension plan:  ,   ,   ,   ,   ,   ,   ,   ,   ,  .

I Am Personally Buying Stocks Now

For about two years my personal pension plan has been entirely in short term Treasuries. This morning I abandoned that strategy and I have taken positions (on the opening) in the following stocks: , , , , and . I have no current intention of trading...

Today's Trades

I have added to the following longs: , and .

My Favorites

My three favorite tech stocks for the near and intermediate term remain , and (my Trade of the Week). My two favorite industrial stocks are and . My favorite financial stock is . My favorite ETF is . My favorite takeover speculations are SQ, TWTR an...