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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 DBV Technologies Stock Popped Again Today

The French biotech kept its upward momentum going with news of nearly $200 million in fresh funding.


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Why StoneCo Sank Like a Stone Today

Another analyst trims her price target on the fintech's stock.


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Why Plug Power Stock Weakened on Thursday

The company is about to launch a new financing initiative.


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Why Novavax Stock Plummeted on Thursday

There was some bad news on the regulatory front for the vaccine specialist.


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2 Stocks That Cut You a Check Each Month

This pair of REITs will line your pockets every few weeks.

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Why Curaleaf Stock Got Crushed by the Market Today

An article in a pot publication shines a light on yet another big challenge for the pot industry.


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Why DBV Technologies Was a Big Winner on Wednesday

Its peanut allergy patch tests quite well in very young patients.


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Why Royal Caribbean and Norwegian Stocks Were Under the Waterline Today

Two analysts lay out uncomfortable scenarios for the two cruise line giants.


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Why Investors Slammed the Brakes on Avis Stock Today

In anticipation of falling car rental prices, an analyst trimmed his price target on Avis shares.


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Why BioCryst Pharmaceuticals Topped the Market Today

The company receives some good news from a top regulator.

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Why Beyond Meat Stock Got Beat by the Market Today

An analyst remains unimpressed by the company's latest retail product launch.


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Why Hippo Holdings Stock Stumbled Today

The company's founder and CEO transitions to a new role.


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Why Aurora Cannabis Was a Hot Stock Today

An analyst upgrades his recommendation on the Canadian pot purveyor.


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Why Peloton Stock Slipped Today

A change in top management isn't sitting particularly well with investors.


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Why Cryptocurrency Stocks Shot Higher Today

Monday was a good day for coins and tokens generally, and the performance of affiliated assets reflected this.

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Why Sotera Health Stock Crushed the Market Today

The company is about to become a component of an important equity index.


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Why Novavax Stock Dipped, Then Soared, on Monday

The good news from a set of FDA briefing documents ultimately outweighed the bad news.


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Should You Follow This Billionaire and Sell Disney Stock?

Activist investor Dan Loeb's firm has fully sold out of its position in the entertainment giant.


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Why Iovance Stock Leaped 17% Higher Today

Several insiders have been purchasing the company's common shares lately.


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Why Amarin Stock Blasted Higher on Friday

An activist investor is getting more active with the company.

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