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Eric Volkman

Eric Volkman


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


Why ApeCoin Was Trouncing Other Cryptos on Thursday

The wildly popular token is about to vault into the metaverse.


Why BioCryst Stock Shot Nearly 5% Higher Today

The company gets a glowing green light from a foreign regulator for one of its pipeline drugs.


Why Electric Vehicle Maker Sono Group's Stock Plummeted Today

News of a dilutive secondary share issue threw the electric vehicle maker's stock into reverse.

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Why Silicon Laboratories Stock Crushed the Market on Wednesday

The Internet-of-Things company delivered solid first-quarter results that trounced analyst estimates.


Could Walmart Hit $200 in 2022?

The monster retailer's stock just hit a 50-plus year high, so a new peak is certainly possible.


Is it Time to Bail on Robinhood Stock After It Announced Deep Job Cuts?

The company is letting go of roughly 9% of its workforce.


Chipotle's Q1 Earnings Beat: What Investors Need to Know

Diners continue to migrate back to restaurant chains, and the Mexican food specialist is benefiting from the trend.

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Why Investors Weren't High on Charlotte's Web Stock Today

Two new executive appointments didn't exactly cheer the company's investors.


Why CleanSpark Stock Dived by Nearly 11% Today

The company takes out what's effectively an expensive loan.


Why Bed Bath & Beyond Tanked on Tuesday

The value of its baby products unit is well below the level some imagine, asserts an analyst.

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Why Pfizer Stock Rose Today While the Market Tanked

The company and its partner Valneva had some good news to report.


Why Teladoc Health Stock Crushed the Market Today

The company taps an executive with diverse experience to be its new chief medical officer.


Why Revlon Stock Didn't Look Pretty on Monday

The company announces it's floating a new stock issue.

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Why Silicon Motion Stock Zoomed 13% Higher Today

A buyout deal might be in the works for the Asia-based tech company.

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Why Ethereum and Dogecoin Investors Lost Money Today

Investors were cautious about a looming interest rate hike.


Why Qualtrics Stock Was Socked by the Market Today

Analysts are becoming more downbeat on the company despite its estimates-beating quarter.


Why HCA Healthcare Dived by Nearly 22% Today

The company ends the week with an earnings miss and a guidance cut.


Why Meta Platforms Stock Sank Today

An analyst takes an axe to his price target on the social media superstar.


Why Teladoc Health Stock Beat the Market Today

The company signs a deal with the top healthcare provider in New York state.


Why Investors Slammed the Brakes on Autoliv on Friday

A big miss on the bottom line is not the road that leads to investor satisfaction.

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