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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 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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Why Meta Platforms Rose While Amazon Sank on Monday

An analyst pushes the bull case for both companies, but investors react in different ways to his evaluation.


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Why Dynavax Stock Won on a Losing Monday for the Market

The company earns an Emergency Use Authorization from a well-off Middle Eastern country.


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Why Tonix Pharmaceuticals Stock Dived by Over 31% Today

You'd plummet to the ground too if you declared a major reverse stock split.


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Why Block Stock Got Mashed on Monday

It was hit by a fresh recommendation downgrade from an analyst.

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Is the Competition Taking a Huge Bite out of Beyond Meat's Business?

The company suffered from pricing softness during its first quarter, a sign that rivals are competing well.


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Why Teladoc Health Flew 9% Higher on Friday

An analyst bucks the trend and lifts her price target on the stock.


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Why Rivian Sank to an All-Time Low Before Recovering This Week

Investors were very displeased with a big shareholder's stock sale, but sentiment improved after the electric vehicle maker released first-quarter earnings.


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Why Coinbase Stock Was Plunging by Over 43% This Week

It's a perfect storm of negative factors for the suddenly struggling cryptocurrency exchange operator.


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Why Electric-Vehicle Stock Faraday Future Stock Zoomed 18% Higher Today

The company says it's on track to launch production in a matter of months.

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Why Beyond Meat Stock Plummeted Again Today

A pack of analysts became much more bearish on the company's prospects.


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Rising Interest Rates Rock loanDepot

But that's not the only problem the company is facing.


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Why Carvana Stock Skidded to an 18% Loss Today

The latest news from the company and from one analyst that tracks it isn't being greeted positively.


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Why Moderna Stock Swooned Today

There's some trouble in the C-suite.


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Why Apple Stock Withered on Wednesday

A longtime rival is making a hard push into the smartwatch category.

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Lemonade's Q1: Beating Expectations With Bundling

The next-gen insurer beat on both the top and bottom lines.


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Why National Vision Holdings Stock Dived Today

Investors weren't happy at all with the guidance published in the company's latest set of quarterly results.


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Why Intra-Cellular Therapies Trounced the S&P 500 Today

The biotech notches an extremely convincing first-quarter earnings beat.


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Why FuboTV Stock Blasted 15% Higher Today

Two very influential people loaded up on the stock Monday.


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Why SmileDirectClub Tanked by 11% on Tuesday

The company is being punished for a fairly modest earnings miss.

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