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Investors Land OCLR Even Cheaper Than Its Secondary Stock Offering

Looking back to 20 days ago, Oclaro Inc. (NASD: OCLR) priced a 15,000,000 share secondary stock offering at $8.35 per share. Buyers in that offering made a considerable investment into the company, expecting that their investment would go up over the course of time. In trading on Tuesday, bargain hunters could buy shares of OCLR and achieve a cost basis 1.4% cheaper than those buyers, with shares changing hands as low as $8.23 per share.
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Looking at options trading activity among components of the S&P 500 index, there is noteworthy activity today in E*TRADE Financial Corp. (NASD: ETFC), where a total volume of 17,057 contracts has been
Among the underlying components of the S&P 500 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Priceline Group Inc. (NASD: PCLN), where a total of 10,366 contracts have traded so far, represe
Despite low crude prices weakening the oil producing companies world over, forcing even Saudi Arabia to go for fiscal borrowing in Oct 2016
Schroders data shows that since 1988 the world's leading markets have risen 75 per cent of the time. The second best performing month is April, with a figure of 70 per cent.
Alibaba (BABA) has cooled since hitting an annual high in September, yet options traders continue to bet bullishly -- a trend that could work against the stock going forward
I recently warned investors about the dangers of Snow Capital Small Cap Value Fund. Despite Small Cap Value receiving a Dangerous rating in my4Q16 Investment Style Ratings, and containing many Dangero
Major Idukki growers are reportedly hesitating to sell their produce against the new ?2,000 currency alleging that it might also be withdrawn after three years. Instead, they would prefer to keep th.
Spot rubber closed weak on Friday. RSS 4 dropped to ?129 (?130) a kg, as reported by the traders. The grade slid to ?129 (?129.50) and ?126 (?126.50) respectively according to the Rubber Board and d.
Tea production in the Nilgiris, the largest tea growing district in the South, has fallen by 20.22 per cent till October compared to 2015. Tea companies in the Nilgiris have reported to Tea Board ...
Being before the weekend, good quality turmeric was arrived for sale. The traders have purchased more than 70 per cent of the turmeric that arrived. Finger turmeric decreased ?300 a quintal in the R.
The promoters of Max Ventures & Industries, led by Chairman Analjit Singh, have acquired an additional 1.11 per cent stake in the company on Thursday from the open market at prevailing market pri
Some of the minority shareholders wanted the IPO quickly
The Dow Jones industrial average traded just below the flatline, with IBM and Goldman Sachs contributing the most losses. The SP 500 held around 0.25 percent in choppy trade, with real estate rallyi
December too may disappoint; but vehicle-makers say things will improve
The latest tally of analyst opinions from the major brokerage houses shows that among the components of the S&P 500 index, J.B. Hunt Transport Services (JBHT) is now the #142 analyst pick, moving up b
Holders of investments through P-Notes are exempt from capital gains tax, and can repatriate the profits — a highly iniquitous way of rewarding those who evaded taxes
Despite improved arrivals, a declining trend continued at the Kochi auctions, with the cost of high-priced teas lower by ?3-5. Besides witnessing some withdrawals, medium teas were also easier by ?2-
AstraZeneca Pharma India on Friday informed the exchanges that it has received a notice from AstraZeneca UK to extend the tenure of its agreement to distribute the small molecule anti-bacterial drug
Infrastructure firm KEC International has bagged orders worth ?840 crore in the transmission and distribution and cables businesses from both domestic and international markets. In the T&D busin.
MNCs such as Procter & Gamble Hygiene and Healthcare (on Saturday) and Colgate Palmolive (India) (on Monday) will announce their quarter and half-year results for the period ended September. Oth.
Brent crude is headed for its biggest weekly gain since 2009 after OPEC approved its first supply cut in eight years. While Brent futures were ruling at $53 a barrel at the ICE Futures Europe exchan.
Looking at units outstanding versus one week prior within the universe of ETFs covered at ETF Channel, the biggest outflow was seen in the PowerShares DB US Dollar Index Bullish Fund (UUP), where 1,60
Comparing units outstanding versus one week ago at the coverage universe of ETFs at ETF Channel, the biggest inflow was seen in the iShares U.S. Treasury Bond ETF (GOVT), which added 8,600,000 units,
A no vote is expected on a constitutional amendment about how laws are passed in Italy. But if Prime Minister Matteo Renzi stays, it takes out a lot of the volatility global investors were expecting,
Bargain hunters are wise to pay careful attention to insider buying, because although there are many various reasons for an insider to sell a stock, presumably the only reason they would use their har
The increase in electronic trading platforms in fixed income is being driven by fundamental market changes.
In early trading on Friday, shares of eBay (EBAY) topped the list of the day's best performing components of the S&P 500 index, trading up 4.0%. Year to date, eBay registers a 3.6% gain. And the worst
In early trading on Friday, shares of eBay (EBAY) topped the list of the day's best performing components of the Nasdaq 100 index, trading up 4.1%. Year to date, eBay registers a 3.7% gain. And the wo
A company's own top management tend to have the best inside view into the business, so when company officers make major buys, investors are wise to take notice. Presumably the only reason an insider w
By late afternoon, the FTSE index was off 33.5 points at 6,719.3. On Wall Street, the Dow Jones, which closed at a record high on Thursday, is at 19,169.57, a fall of 22.36 points.
Friday’s jobs data came in near expectations, but might not have much impact considering a Fed rate hike is pretty much baked in and a new administration takes office next month. With the report out o
Steps down from post of MD-CEO, even as the country's largest bourse is set to go public
Looking at the underlying holdings of the ETFs in our coverage universe at ETF Channel, we have compared the trading price of each holding against the average analyst 12-month forward target price, an
Looking at the underlying holdings of the ETFs in our coverage universe at ETF Channel, we have compared the trading price of each holding against the average analyst 12-month forward target price, an

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