Square Inc. (SQ)

4.39 6.08
NYSE : Technology Services
Prev Close 72.24
Open 71.46
Day Low/High 67.27 / 71.75
52 Wk Low/High 36.76 / 101.15
Volume 19.09M
Avg Volume 16.58M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 308.40M
Market Cap 29.95B
EPS -0.20
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Latest News

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...

Going Big in 3 Names

I'm buying DowDuPont , 3M and Square . Aggressively, I might add.

Establishing Longs

I just established the following longs (in a new managed account): Square $64.96, Goldman Sachs $185.57, Wells Fargo $52.29, Citigroup $62.52, and Bank of America $27.19.

Holding My Longs

Over the last 10 days I have been active on the long side. Additionally, I added several new longs to my Best Ideas List. I currently have, as previously reported, no individual equity shorts. Last week's long buys (and add-ons) of , , , ,  , etc. w...

I Sold BOX and I Have Taken the Stock Off of My Best Ideas List

I have traded the shares of profitably over the last two years - until my most recent sojourn! With the broader markets perhaps making an important top, my long investments must be very compelling to be included in my portfolios. Unfortunately, the ...

Some Standouts Today

With 60 minutes to go, stocks are virtually at their highs - I continue to scale up on my short (as high as $273.35). Some standouts from the home team: * Smart reversal in Square today! Been adding all week. * , a new buy, +3% on the day. * Nice bo...

Where I Live on the Buy Side

In response to emails, I am a buyer of Square at $64, Twitter at $32, DowDuPont at $56, banks (down 2-3% from current levels), Facebook at $133, 3M MMM at $198-$199, VanEck Vectors Vietnam ETF (at current levels), Hartford Financial Services Group $...

Square Up

"Loving Square" - trading +$3.10 to $66.55/share. The stock was placed on my Best Ideas List (after I had been short for quite a while!) five days ago at $61.81.

My 15 Surprises for 2019

White House Politics: (When asked what he wanted to give thanks for during a press gaggle Thanksgiving Thursday, Trump responded), "for having a great family and for having made a tremendous difference in this country. I've made a tremendous differe...

Still Long

While I am now out of my long, I am still long all of my individual trading long rentals taken last week - including , , , and others.