Acacia Communications History: Everything Investors Need to Know

Acacia Communications History: Everything Investors Need to Know
When, in 2010, Oclaro (NASDAQ: OCLR)  acquired optical networking supplier Mintera for $12 million in cash plus other incentives, it laid the groundwork for what would become one of its most successful upstart competitors : Acacia Communications (NASDAQ: ACIA) . “Oclaro’s acquisition of Mintera is the latest in a series of strategic moves to increase our addressable market, better serve... Read More

Apple, Inc.'s Big Event: What to Expect

Apple, Inc.'s Big Event: What to Expect
It’s finally here. Tuesday morning, executives at Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) will take the stage during the company’s first-ever event at its new Steve Jobs Theater. During the highly anticipated event, Apple is expected debut its special 10th anniversary iPhone, alongside a few other new products. With Apple stock hitting new highs in the weeks leading up to the event, and trading... Read More

XIV Is Bending But Not Yet Broken

XIV Is Bending But Not Yet Broken
By Mike Golembesky, ElliottWaveTrader.net Last week the XIV moved up into the 83.07-93.56 resistance zone before turning back lower hitting a low of 76.07 on Tuesday, September 5th. Since this low, we have seen the XIV move back higher in what is so far counting best as a corrective wave structure. This move higher has held the 76.4 retrace of... Read More

The Aftermath of Irma

The Aftermath of Irma
Although the greatest fears of those closely watching Hurricane Irma as it approached the Florida coast – the West coast, Gulf of Mexico side, as opposed to a direct hit on Miami Beach and complete engulfment of the entire state – were better than anticipated, we’ll still be looking at massive rescue and clean-up efforts that will face enormous risk... Read More

Nordstrom's New Inventory-Free Concept is Risky–But Just May Work

Nordstrom's New Inventory-Free Concept is Risky–But Just May Work
On Monday, The Wall Street Journal reported that upscale department store chain Nordstrom JWN is readying a new concept that is much different than its other retail ventures: a store that doesn’t even sell clothes. Called Nordstrom Local, which opens October 3 in West Hollywood, California, this new store concept will focus on personal styling and consultations, and prospective customers... Read More

3 High-Yield Dividend Aristocrat Stocks

3 High-Yield Dividend Aristocrat Stocks
Thankfully for income-seeking investors, Dividend Aristocrats span a host of industries. Among the set of companies that have increased their dividends for at least 25 consecutive years, three high-yield opportunities worth consideration are technology giant Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) , manufacturing leader Emerson Electric (NYSE: EMR) , and fast-food king McDonald’s (NYSE: MCD) . Steady income with growth to follow Tim... Read More

Masimo Corporation Fell 12.7% in August — but Why?

Masimo Corporation Fell 12.7% in August — but Why?
What happened Shares of Masimo Corporation (NASDAQ: MASI) , a medical-device company focused on noninvasive testing equipment, fell by more than 12% in August, according to data from S&P Global Market Intelligence . The cause of the decline isn’t entirely clear, because the company reported strong second-quarter results and even raised full-year guidance. So what Here’s a look back at... Read More