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Eric Volkman

Eric Volkman

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Eric has been writing about stocks and finance since the mid-1990s, when he lived in Prague, Czech Republic. Over the course of a varied career, he has also been a radio newscaster, an investment banker, and a bass player in a selection of rock and roll bands. A native New Yorker, he currently lives in Los Angeles.

Recent articles

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Why Wayfair Stock Dived by 9% Today

An analyst initiates coverage of the retailer with a sell recommendation.


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Why Walt Disney Stock Tumbled Today

Lingering concerns about a potential big-ticket buy and an analyst price-target cut combined for a bad day on the market for The House of Mouse.


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Why Apple Escaped Tuesday's Tech Stock Meltdown

An analyst reiterates his very bullish view on the company's shares.


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Why Cruise Stocks Like Carnival and Norwegian Sank Today

An analyst cuts his price targets on the two prominent cruise line companies.


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Why Nutanix Blasted More Than 5% Higher Today

The buyout-rumor mill starts turning for the cloud-computing company.

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Why Moderna and Pfizer Stocks Lagged the Market Today

Despite good regulatory news for both companies, and encouraging clinical results reported from one, investor reaction was muted.


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These 2 Tech Giants Just Declared Dividend Raises. Are They Buys?

Investors need to look past any dividend raise to evaluate the fundamentals underpinning it.


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Why Arcos Dorados Was a Golden Stock This Week

The company's latest set of quarterly earnings provided a highly satisfying meal for investors.


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Why Kohl's Stock Dived Again on Friday

A very disappointing first-quarter earnings miss leads to a clutch of analyst price target cuts.


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Why Ford Stock Got Crushed by the Market Today

A legal case in Germany has investors concerned.

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Why Carnival Stock Was Underwater Today

The company is loading up with even more debt.


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Why Dynavax Stock Blasted 16% Higher Today

One of its vaccine partners had some encouraging regulatory news to report.


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Why Digital Ocean Surged Nearly 12% Higher Today

Another analyst gives the thumbs-up to the company's recently announced set of price increases.


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Why Coinbase Global Stock Got Socked in the Mouth Today

As cryptocurrencies go, so goes one of their top trading-platform operators.


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Why Nike Stock Stumbled to a Nearly 6% Fall Today

An analyst's not-very-drastic price target cut and the report of an executive departure come on an inopportune day for the top consumer discretionary company.

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Why Tonix Pharmaceuticals Continued to Plummet Today

A spot of potentially good news can't stop the investor exodus from the biotech stock.


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Why Zoom Stock Was Out of Focus on Wednesday

The somewhat worrying results of a survey cause an analyst to make a fairly deep cut to his price target on the shares.


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Why Charlotte's Web Got High and Then Fell on Tuesday

The CBD specialist's latest research is reassuring, but the same can't be said for its financials.


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Why On Holding Stock Shot as Much as 16% Higher Today

The company's running shoes are a hot item among consumers, as revealed by its first-quarter results.


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Why Salesforce.com Stock Got a Slap From the Market Today

An analyst shaved $40 off his share price target for the customer relationship management leader.

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