In a fitting tribute to what was a hesitant week of trading, stocks closed lower on Friday amid uncertainty over the outcome of this weekend’s French elections and concerns in South Korea related to the North’s military celebration next week.
On top of that, it was a mixed week for earnings reports, with big names like Netflix NFLX and Goldman Sachs GS disappointing investors, while others like Morgan Stanley MS and Visa V posted solid results.
Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) Top Movers
Value: Changyou.com CYOU – +8.79%
Growth: PC-Tel, Inc. PCTI – +9.33%
Momentum: Sumco Corp. SUOPY – +5.32%
DOW: 20,554.23 / -24.48 / -0.12%
NASDAQ: 5,910.49 / -6.29 / -0.11%
S&P 500: 2,350.52 / -5.32 / -0.23%
http://ift.tt/2pNkLDZOn today’s episode of the Zacks Friday Finish Line, Content Writer Ryan McQueeney and Editor Maddy Johnson take on this week’s biggest stories, including Fox’s FOXA decision to fire Bill O’Reilly, a wave of Q2 earnings reports, and what’s in store for Netflix in the future.
As if Brexit didn’t already cause enough volatility in Europe, voters in France will head to the polls on Sunday for another election that promises to have serious implications throughout the continent—and the world.
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Netflix, Inc. (NFLX): Free Stock Analysis Report
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April 22, 2017 at 03:10AM
from Ryan McQueeney