Recent Winners


+180%
PLX
Alert Price: $0.36
High Price: $1.01
Results: 180% in 40 Days
+157%
OREX
Alert Price: $1.81
High Price: $4.65
Results: 157% in 36 Days
+133%
CGIX
Alert Price: $1.50
High Price: $3.50
Results: 133% in 85 Days
+91%
GBT
Alert Price: $15.85
High Price: $30
Results: 91% in 41 Days
+90%
LPTH
Alert Price: $1.40
High Price: $2.66
Results: 90% in 69 Days
+87%
ARIA
Alert Price: $12.72
High Price: $23.75
Results: 87% in 20 Days
+72%
TRR
Alert Price: $10.10
High Price: $17.38
Results: 72% in 51 Days
+64%
MBLY
Alert Price: $37.68
High Price: $61.73
Results: 64% in 67 Days
+58%
AAOI
Alert Price: $28.22
High Price: $44.46
Results: 58% in 60 Days
+58%
XGTI
Alert Price: $1.47
High Price: $2.32
Results: 58% in 29 Days
+55%
EXAS
Alert Price: $15.10
High Price: $23.40
Results: 55% in 37 Days
+47%
CPRX
Alert Price: $1.20
High Price: $1.76
Results: 47% in 60 Days
+45%
PTLA
Alert Price: $25.06
High Price: $36.40
Results: 45% in 67 Days
+44%
VRTX
Alert Price: $79.39
High Price: $114.06
Results: 44% in 51 Days
+38%
EDIT
Alert Price: $18.24
High Price: $25.09
Results: 38% in 55 Days
+36%
CYNO
Alert Price: $48.25
High Price: $65.90
Results: 36% in 28 Days
+35%
NKTR
Alert Price: $13.75
High Price: $18.50
Results: 35% in 51 Days
+32%
EBS
Alert Price: $27.22
High Price: $35.88
Results: 32% in 6 Days
+31%
ATVI
Alert Price: $37.05
High Price: $48.42
Results: 31% in 68 Days
+27%
ILMN
Alert Price: $134.56
High Price: $171.52
Results: 27% in 55 Days
+27%
ICHR
Alert Price: $13.40
High Price: $17.04
Results: 27% in 22 Days
+27%
QRVO
Alert Price: $55.67
High Price: $70.64
Results: 27% in 73 Days
+25%
WILN
Alert Price: $1.58
High Price: $1.98
Results: 25% in 72 Days
+25%
BMA
Alert Price: $70.05
High Price: $87.41
Results: 25% in 61 Days
+23%
CNAT
Alert Price: $4.43
High Price: $5.45
Results: 23% in 3 Days
+23%
PEIX
Alert Price: $8.30
High Price: $10.25
Results: 23% in 12 Days
+21%
KATE
Alert Price: $15.40
High Price: $18.67
Results: 21% in 11 Days
+20%
REPH
Alert Price: $6.89
High Price: $8.25
Results: 20% in 11 Days
+20%
GNRT
Alert Price: $4.49
High Price: $5.37
Results: 20% in 62 Days
+20%
SN
Alert Price: $11.24
High Price: $13.46
Results: 20% in 15 Days
+20%
DXCM
Alert Price: $63.23
High Price: $76.06
Results: 20% in 68 Days

Past results are not indicative of future profits. This table is accurate, though not every trade is represented.

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Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile Big Order Off the Dark Pool

April 28, 2017: Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile had a big order come in off the dark pool this morning. The order looks like it was on the buy side. Not sure why someone would want to hide their buy orders unless somebody knows something about the outcome of the upcoming shareholder vote. I (Read More….)

Analyst Actions and Breaking News

Overnight Analyst Actions:

Raised: None

Initiates: None

Cuts:

AMZN Sector Weight Pacific Crest/Keybanc ENSG Underperform Wells Fargo Securities GIMO Neutral Credit Suisse First Boston GIMO Market Perform William Blair & Company ZBH Market Perform Wells Fargo Securities Overnight Headlines By Ticker:

ALXN Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc.

4/28 05:36 UBS Reiterates ALXN with Buy, price (Read More….)

Feuerstein Speculates on Potential for Sarepta Takeover

April 28, 2017: TheStreet’s Feuerstein speculates about the potential for a Sarepta Therapeutics deal with Sanofi. Feuerstein thinks that Sarepta CEO resigning in September and that a Sanofi executive also stepping down from the Sarepta board may signal Sanofi is interested in a deal. Source: https://www.thestreet.com/story/14109187/1/sarepta-ceo-exits-along-with-a-sanofi-director-so-let-s-speculate-about-a-possible-deal.html

April 18, 2017: Hearing vague takeover rumors circulating about (Read More….)

Amazon Beats on Earnings and Revenue

April 27, 2017: Amazon.com reports Q1 EPS of $1.48 versus the $1.03 estimate. Revenue also beat coming in at $35.7 billion versus the $35.4 billion estimate.

The CEO Jeff Bezos said, “Our India team is moving fast and delivering for customers and sellers. The team has increased Prime selection by 75% since launching the (Read More….)

BJ’s Restaurants Beats on Earnings and Revenue

April 27, 2017: BJ’s Restaurants reports Q1 EPS of $0.42 versus the $0.34 estimate. Revenue also beat coming in at $258 million versus the $256 million estimate.

The CEO Gregory A. Trojan said, “Our sales momentum in the latter part of the quarter partially offset the impact from extreme California rains and calendar shifts. (Read More….)

CalAtlantic Beats on Earnings and Revenue

April 27, 2017: CalAtlantic Group reports Q1 EPS of $0.62 versus the $0.54 estimate. Revenue also beat coming in at $1.34 billion versus the $1.27 billion estimate.

– Net new orders 4.3K, +4% y/y – New home deliveries 3K, +10% y/y

The CEO Larry T Nicholson said, “I’m pleased with our strong start to (Read More….)

Gigamon Beats on Earnings and Revenue

April 27, 2017: Gigamon reports Q1 EPS of $0.12 versus the $0.08 estimate. Revenue also beat coming in at $69.6 million versus the $69 million estimate.

The CEO Paul Hooper said, “We continue to make progress as we focus on a recovery to sustained and strong growth with results this quarter ahead of our (Read More….)

New Home Crushes Earnings and Revenue Estimates

April 27, 2017: New Home’s stock is surging higher off a bottom after the company reported an earnings and revenue beat. The company reports Q1 EPS of +$0.04 versus the -$0.04 estimate. Revenue also beat coming in at $125 million versus the $108 million estimate.

Net new home orders were up a shocking +125% (Read More….)

Ultra Clean Holdings Explodes Higher on Earnings and Revenue Beat

April 27, 2017: Ultra Clean Holdings stock has exploded higher after the company reported an earnings and revenue beat. The company reports Q1 EPS of $0.47 versus the $0.42 estimate. Revenue also beat coming in at $204.6 million versus the $192 million estimate.

Ultra Clean Holdings Stock Chart

The Finviz screener settings used to find (Read More….)

Hearing Takeover Rumors Circulating About Party City

April 27, 2017: Hearing takeover rumors circulating about Party City. The rumor is that Party City is pondering over selling the company. The rumors appear to be coming from an article published on Dealreporter.

I think the rumor is a good one because the market cap for Party City is $1.76 billion while the company (Read More….)

Analyst Actions and Breaking News

Overnight Analyst Actions:

Raised: None

Initiates: None

Cuts:

KS Neutral Vertical Group Overnight Headlines By Ticker:

AB AllianceBernstein Holding L.P.

4/27 06:53 Reports Q1 $0.46 v $0.44e, R$764.9M v $631Me

ABBV AbbVie Inc.

4/27 07:38 Reports Q1 $1.28 v $1.26e, R$6.54B v $6.51Be

ALXN Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc.

4/27 06:30 Reports Q1 $1.38 v (Read More….)

Alexion Pharmaceuticals Crushes Earnings and Revenue

April 27, 2017: Alexion Pharmaceuticals reports Q1 EPS of $1.38 versus the $1.23 estimate. Revenue also crushed estimates coming in at $870 million versus the $821 million estimate.

The CEO David R. Brennan said, “Alexion’s strong performance in the first quarter positions us well for continued success in 2017 and beyond. As we continue (Read More….)

AllianceBernstein Holding Beats on Earnings and Revenue

April 27, 2017: AllianceBernstein Holding reports Q1 EPS of $0.46 versus the $0.44 estimate. Revenue also beat coming in at $764.9 million versus the $631 million estimate.

The CEO Peter S. Kraus said, “Finally, I’m very pleased that, in such a difficult growth environment, we were able to achieve year-over-year quarterly increases in every (Read More….)

Raytheon Beats on Earnings and Revenue

April 27, 2017: Raytheon reports Q1 EPS of $1.73 versus the $1.61 estimate. Revenue also beat coming in at $6 billion versus the $5.84 billion estimate.

April 26, 2017: The U.S. Air Force has awarded Raytheon Company a contract with an initial value of up to $375 million over six years to sustain and (Read More….)

LKQ Corporation Beats on Earnings and Revenue

April 27, 2017: LKQ Corporation reports Q1 EPS of $0.49 versus the $0.46 estimate. Revenue also beat coming in at $2.34 billion versus the $2.31 billion estimate.

The CEO Robert L. Wagman said, “Despite the mild weather we again faced in North America during the first quarter, global organic revenue growth for parts and (Read More….)

Zimmer Biomet Beats on Earnings and Revenue

April 27, 2017: Zimmer Biomet reports Q1 EPS of $2.13 versus the $2.11 estimate. Revenue also beat coming in at $1.98 billion versus the $1.96 billion estimate.

The CEO David C Dvorak said, “Zimmer Biomet delivered first quarter revenue and adjusted earnings growth consistent with our expectations, as we positioned the Company for sales (Read More….)

AbbVie Beats on Earnings and Revenue

April 27, 2017: AbbVie Inc. reports Q1 EPS of $1.28 versus the $1.26 estimate. Revenue also beat coming in at $6.54 billion versus the $6.51 billion estimate.

The CEO Richard A. Gonzalez said, “AbbVie delivered strong first quarter results, with double-digit EPS and operational revenue growth, exceeding our guidance for the quarter. As we (Read More….)

CACI International Awarded $48 Million Contract to Support U.S. Army Chief Information Officer/G-6

April 27, 2017: CACI International announced today that it has been awarded a $48 million prime contract to provide information technology (IT) support services for the Army Architecture, Operations, Networks, and Space (AONS) Directorate of the U.S. Army Chief Information Officer (CIO)/G-6 that will maximize mission performance via innovation, transparency, and greater efficiencies. The five-year (Read More….)

Deluxe Corporation Beats on Earnings and Revenue

April 27, 2017: Deluxe Corporation reports Q1 EPS of $1.25 versus the $1.16 estimate. Revenue also beat coming in at $488 million versus the $474 million estimate.

The CEO Lee J Schram said, “Pleased with early results from recent acquisitions… We delivered very strong first quarter results to start the year. Both revenue and (Read More….)

Grubhub Beats On Earnings and Revenue

April 27, 2017: Grubhub Seamless reports Q1 EPS of $0.29 versus the $0.24 estimate. Revenue also beat coming in at $156.1 million versus the $153 million estimate.

– Non-GAAP Adj EBITDA $42.7M, +10% y/y – Active Diners 8.8M, +26% y/y – Daily Average Grubs 325K, +21% y/y – Gross food sales $898M, 26% y/y (Read More….)

iKang Healthcare Group Shhhh Quietly Accumulate Play

April 26, 2017: iKang Healthcare Group is a textbook quiet accumulation play. The money flow is slowly rising as investors buy the bottom but it’s sort of sneaky, quiet, bottom feeding as evidenced by tight price action and slowly rising money flow.

March 16, 2017: iKang Healthcare Group reports Q3 EPS of $0.21 versus the (Read More….)

GAIN Capital Holdings Candle Over Candle Coming Out of Oversold

April 26, 2017: GAIN Capital Holdings has formed a candle over candle reversal coming out of oversold.

GAIN Capital Holdings Stock Chart

The Finviz screener settings used to find GAIN Capital Holdings are: P/E 11, Forward P/E 7.85, PEG 0.58, EPS this Year 205%, EPS next Year 119.16%, EPS Q/Q 82.3%, Dividend 3.26%

GAIN Capital (Read More….)

Zosano Pharma Entry Ahead of the Pop Play

April 26, 2017: Zosano Pharma stock has a rising money flow while the stock bases sideways. This suggests accumulation in the stock. Institutional traders look to be the ones accumulating this stock with a whopping +44.13% three month change in institutional ownership. This is a very risky play IMO as this stock does not mean (Read More….)