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Plug Power Inc In Talks To Buy A European Company

Plug Power revealed in its filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Monday that it was in talks to acquire an unnamed company in Europe. The target company develops technology to produce industrial gas supplies. The Latham, New York-based […]

KKR Joins Buyout Crowd With Tech Fund

KKR Joins Buyout Crowd With Tech Fund

KKR has raised about $688 million for its first Next Generation Technology Growth Fund, including parallel vehicles and contributions from the firm’s affiliates, according to an SEC filing. Outside investors committed just over $449 million to the primary fund. That […]

Does Shareholder Activism Drive Outperformance?

Does Shareholder Activism Drive Outperformance?

Does Shareholder Activism Drive Outperformance? by Andrew Birstingl, Research Analyst – FactSet After a record-setting year for activism in 2015, activist investors are showing no signs of slowing down in 2016. So far this year (through August 4), 207 activist […]

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GoPro Inc Stock Jumps Despite Lockup Expiration

GoPro has defied logic once again. Most investors and traders were worried that the stock would sink on Dec.23, when the post-IPO lockup on some of its shares expired. But shares of the action camera maker jumped 6.10% to $61.54 on […]

MannKind Corporation (MNKD): A Look At The Red Flags

MannKind Corporation (MNKD): A Look At The Red Flags

2014 was a great year for MannKind Corporation (NASDAQ:MNKD). Its diabetes candidate Afrezza won the USFDA approval. The company signed a $925 million worldwide marketing agreement with French drugmaker Sanofi SA (ADR) (NYSE:SNY) (EPA:SAN). Afrezza is expected to be available in the U.S. […]

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SolarCity Corp Witnesses 8.5% Jump In Short Interest

SoalrCity Corp (NASDAQ:SCTY) stock has declined about 24% in the last three months. But short sellers expect it to sink further. SolarCity witnessed a significant increase in short interest from October 31 to November 14, the latest date for which data […]

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3D Systems Corporation Price Target Slashed By Jefferies

3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD) shares fell 1.61% yesterday to $35.46. The stock has declined more than 55% over the last 12 months amid execution risks and concerns over the entry of new competitors in 3D printing industry. On Thursday, Jefferies analyst […]

Apple Inc. Euro Bonds Safer Than The U.S. Treasury

Apple Inc. Euro Bonds Safer Than The U.S. Treasury

As we reported on Monday, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has issued Euro-denominated bonds to raise €2.8 billion. The tech giant issued €1.4 billion of bonds due 2022 that would yield 1.082% interest. Another €1.4 billion of 12-year notes (due 2026) carry an interest rate of […]