Alibaba (NYSE: BABA) Leads This Week's 7 Upcoming IPOs
The Alibaba IPO is not only the biggest of this week's upcoming IPOs, it could be the largest IPO ever.
It's the largest e-commerce company in the world's largest e-commerce market. And according to a new report today, the Alibaba IPO price is expected to reach as high as $70 per share.
But it's not the only IPO this week. Here's the full story behind the Alibaba IPO, and the rest of this week's seven upcoming IPOs…But it's not the only IPO this week. Here's the full story behind the Alibaba IPO, and the rest of this week's seven upcoming IPOs...
Silver Futures Will Soon Pull Prices Out of Recent Slump
Last week was punishing for silver prices once again, as the silver futures market sent out bearish signals and the white metal fell below its lowest levels on the year.
But if you've followed the silver futures markets this year you'd realize these current doldrums are only preceding a much more substantial rally.Here's why silver is gearing up for a rally, and why now it is a good time to jump in...
Stock Market Today Moving on BABA and AAPL Updates
Stock market today, Sept. 15, 2014: All three major U.S. stock markets were down Friday, while the S&P Volatility Index (VIX) soared more than 10% intraday. Economic concerns tied to the new round of sanctions against Russian oil and gas companies weighed heavily on oil stocks.
This week, investors will turn their attentions to the Fed Open Market Committee, which kicks off a meeting on Tuesday.Here's what else you should know to make your Monday profitable...
The Big Opportunity in the "Orbital Junkyard"
To say that I've been fascinated with space technology since I was a little kid is no exaggeration.
See, when I was in the first grade, I met none other than U.S. astronaut John Glenn, the first person to orbit Earth, and a man many will know about as an almost mythic figure in the book and movie The Right Stuff.
I got the honor of meeting America's hero because my dad, a Marine Corps officer, was escorting Glenn on a goodwill tour of our base.
Glenn would go on to become a distinguished U.S. senator and my dad later became the senior military editor of Aviation Week & Space Technology, the bible of the industry.
To this day, my dad and I still regularly discuss breakthroughs in military and space systems.Just like this one...
How Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN) Can Shake Off the Alibaba IPO
Amazon stock (Nasdaq: AMZN) won't be hurt for long by the Alibaba IPO, due to hit Sept. 18. While both companies are e-commerce giants in their own right, the two may not be as competitive with one another as you think…Full Story
Alibaba IPO: BABA's Value Is Climbing Past This Tech Giant
Throughout the Alibaba IPO process, the Chinese e-commerce giant has been regularly compared to the largest e-commerce company in the U.S., Amazon.com Inc. (Nasdaq: AMZN).
In fact, one of the most common nicknames for Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) this past year has been "The Amazon of China."But that title may not fit much longer, because Alibaba will soon be much bigger than Amazon...
First U.S. Bitcoin Derivative Reduces Risk for Businesses
A major stumbling block to wider Bitcoin adoption was removed today (Friday) with the launch of the first regulator-approved U.S. Bitcoin derivative.
Summit, N.J.-based TeraExchange announced that trading of U.S. dollar/Bitcoin swaps started today following approval by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC).
The availability of a Bitcoin derivative means businesses will be able to hedge against the risk of Bitcoin price volatility, which had made many merchants reluctant to accept the digital currency.But that’s not all this new Bitcoin instrument will do…
Tesla Stock Price Up Again This Week as More Gigafactory News Released
The Tesla stock price was up more than 1% this week, as details of the Tesla Gigafactory continued to dominate headlines.
This week, Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval signed $1.3 billion worth of tax breaks for Tesla.Now, Money Morning’s Chief Investment Strategist Keith Fitz-Gerald sees TSLA stock going much higher from here, and the Gigafactory is a big reason why…