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Twitter's Drop Illustrates the Danger of Investing in Story Stocks

After rising sharply from the day that it went public on November 6, 2013 to yesterday’s close, Twitter (TWTR) got clobbered today, as investors and speculators sold the stock in droves in response to yesterday evening’s announcement from the company that its net loss widened to $645.3 million (or $3.41 per diluted share).


Friday's Employment Report to Determine Future Direction of Stocks

Stock prices around the globe took a big hit over the past three weeks, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 1,042 points (6.3%), Brazil’s Bovespa Index declining 6.3%, and Japan’s Nikkei Index dropping 11.0% from January 15 through today’s close.