Positioned for Success – Top Online Retail Stock Amazon Continues Growth (Nasdaq: AMZN) recovered nearly 76% from the end of June low of $108.61 and traded at 170.39 on November 22, close to the all time high of $173.73. The impressive growth story and the company’s spirit for innovations are responsible for this spectacular growth story. Over the last five years the company’s revenue grew on average by 29% a - Continue Reading »

Top Tech Stock – Research In Motion hopes PlayBook will Boost Market Position

Research In Motion Limited (NASDAQ: RIMM) reversed the downward trend that the company experienced in 2010 and increased 37% during this fall. The company is currently traded at $58.66, which is below the price of $65.93 reported at the beginning of 2010. The upcoming introduction of the professional-grade BlackBerry PlayBook tablet to compete with Apple Inc.’s (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPad is - Continue Reading »

Hot Stock Alert – General Motors to Return on the Back of Potentially Largest U.S. Offering

After a pause of 16 months, General Motors (GM) is returning to the stock market and planning to launch its Initial Public Offering on November 18. Originally, GM had set the opening share price for its IPO at approximately $26 to $29. However, interest in the IPO has escalated; investors were placing orders worth $70 billion by late Tuesday, and - Continue Reading »

Top Nasdaq Stock – DryShips Gains 35% in November on Drilling Contracts and Strong Earnings

DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ: DRYS) stock price is up 35% since the beginning of November sustained by the announcement of the second drilling contract awarded to DRYS in less than two months. Moreover, the spike in the company’s stock price was sustained by stronger than expected earnings for Q3 2010 and positive guidance issued by several key shipping players in the - Continue Reading »

OTCBB Stock Watch – Artificial Life posts Record Quarter with Anticipation of Better Valuation

Artificial Life Inc. (OTCBB: ALIF) shares have held a strong performance over the last month following the strong download numbers and key ranking statistics concerning its iPhone/iPod and iPad title sales. In addition, on November 12, the company reported strong increases in revenues and profits for the third quarter of 2010, which could trigger a strong price appreciation going forward.  - Continue Reading »

Apple: a Never-ending Growth Story

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) shares has already climbed 48% since the beginning of 2010 on a solid growth track consistently smashing analyst estimates.  The company’s growth story is impressive, with revenue and EPS growing in average 36% and 58% a year over the last five years, respectively. Altogether, AAPL stock price increased 5-fold over the last five years to became - Continue Reading »

Level 3 Communications Soared on new agreement with Netflix

Level 3 Communications Inc. (NASDAQ:LVLT) surged 18% on November 9, on speculations that the company secured a major deal with Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX). LVLT is now expected to help Netflix deliver its increasingly popular streaming video service in detriment of Akamai (NASDAQ: AKAM). During the last quarterly conference call, LVLT’s management referenced a potential large content delivery network customer - Continue Reading »

AVANIR Plans Commercial Launch of Nuedexta; Drug’s Potential to be Proven in the Market

The shares of AVANIR Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq: AVNR) has nearly doubled on November 1 and closed the trading session at $4.80 after the company reported that its drug Nuedexta (AVP-923) won the FDA approval to treat pseudobulbar affect, a disorder characterized by involuntary, sudden and frequent outbursts of laughing or crying.  As of November 9, AVNR was traded in the - Continue Reading »

Top Solar Stock – GT Solar Stock Resumes on Growth Sustained by Robust Q2 FY2011

GT Solar International Inc.’s (NASDAQ:SOLR) steady upward march was interrupted by the Chinese solar sell-off in the second half of October, when the company dropped 11%. Since then, SOLR has slowly recovered and as of November 5, traded at $8.84. The market anticipates a solid trading day for GT Solar on solid results for the second quarter of FY2011 featuring - Continue Reading »

Top Casino Stock – Better Employment Data adds Hope for a Recovery of MGM Resorts’ Vegas Operations

The October 12 release of third-quarter 2010 preliminary results has caused MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) to decline 21% and reach the bottom at $10.78 on October 19. Since then the company recovered 14% and traded at $12.32 on November 4. The recovery came after the company reported the final results for the third quarter of 2010 where it suggested - Continue Reading »