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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 Invitae Stock Plummeted by 15% Today

Investors are taking a new, bearish analyst view on the company to heart.


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Why American Airlines Stock Was Diving Today

An important cost item for the company will be notably higher than previously expected.


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Why Regeneron Wasn't a Healthy Stock Today

The company is forking over $900 million in an upfront payment to fully own a cancer drug.


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Why Moderna and Pfizer Lagged the Market Today

The amendment to a European Union supply agreement is spooking investors.


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Why Block's Apple News Juiced Its Stock Price Today

The two companies are teaming up for contactless commerce through the Tap to Pay app.

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Why the Sun Was Shining on SolarEdge Stock Today

That's what often happens when an analyst makes a big recommendation upgrade.


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Why Aurora Cannabis Stock Couldn't Catch Fire Today

Investors weren't cheered by yet another round of capital-raising by the Canadian pot company.


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Why Avis Budget Group Stock Tumbled Today

The auto chip supply shortage might be ending soon, but that's not necessarily good news for everyone who moves the metal.


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Why DraftKings Stock Was a Bad Bet on Tuesday

Nobody likes an analyst price target cut.


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Why Farfetch Stock Dived by Almost 8% Today

There were 200 million reasons for investors to be unhappy with the company.

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Why PayPal Stock Shot 6% Higher Today

A restructuring plan seems to be kicking into gear.


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Why 23andMe Stock Was Lagging the Market Today

The genetics company misses on both the top and bottom lines in its fourth quarter.


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Why Express Stock Slowed Considerably This Week

The company was a laggard in the retail stock recovery race.


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Why The Trade Desk Was Sinking This Week

The "Snap effect" badly affected sentiment for the company, although reaffirmed guidance soothed some of that pain.


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Why Novavax Was Tumbling by 12% This Week

Outshined by rival coronavirus vaccine developers, the stock is hit with a downbeat analyst report from a prominent bank.

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Why Investors Soured on Kraft Heinz Stock Thursday

One bank's analyst no longer finds the company's prospects to be tasty.


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Why Co-Diagnostics Trounced the Market on Thursday

The company is not monkeying around with the latest possible global health menace.


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Why Canadian Marijuana Stocks Soared Today

No prizes for guessing which country just reported a big leap in weed sales.


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Why Liquidia Stock Rose as Much as 22% Higher Today

A major bank initiated coverage of the stock with a very bullish recommendation and price target.


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Why Okta Stock Trounced the Market Today

A researcher initiates coverage on the company with an unhesitant buy recommendation.

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