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Options market seeks cover, and exposure, as Hurricane Irma nears

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Equity option traders are seeking ways to profit from and protect their investments against expected damage caused by Hurricane Irma, one of the most powerful Atlantic storms in a century as it closes in on Florida.<p>Signs warning of road closures are seen above the road in Miami …

4 of the Highest-Growth Stocks in Biotech Today

Investing in the biotech industry can be a risky business. In most instances, the deck is stacked against a company succeeding. The vast majority of preclinical studies will fail to reach human trials, and there's no guarantee that a compound in clinical trials will reach pharmacy shelves. Not …

S&P’s Biggest Drop Was a Selloff Waiting to Happen

Is the market’s latest fit of nerves normal restlessness, or something worse? Based on an analysis that considers not political sensitivity but the …

3 Stocks Carl Icahn Is Buying and Selling

Icahn was busy last quarter, selling shares of PayPal and AIG while adding to his control position in Icahn Enterprises.<p>Carl Icahn is a legend of the …

Goldman bets on Biogen's potential 'blockbuster' Alzheimer's drug

On Wednesday, Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) released its Americas Conviction List, adding biotech stock Biogen (NASDAQ:BIIB) to its list of companies with serious upside potential due to its pipeline of Alzheimer’s drugs.<p>“It is difficult to overstate the growing societal burden of [Alzheimer’s Disease], …

11 books the US Army's top officer recommends to help understand the world

Secretary James Mattis has been heralded as a "warrior monk" for his prodigious knowledge and voracious reading habits.<p>But Mattis, a retired Marine general, is not the only US military officer who has supplemented his martial knowledge with academic achievement.<p>In that spirit, the US Army has …

Brookings Institution

Here's How Intrexon Might Prove Me Wrong

Can it really convert cheap natural gas to valuable chemicals at double digit gross margin?<p>I've been quick to point out when marketing hype doesn't …

4 Top Pharmaceutical Stocks for 2018 | Investopedia

Pharmaceutical stocks often reward investors with dividends and growth, but they have risks. Drugs can fail to win the approval of the Food and Drug …

Queen’s Brian May calls Sacha Baron Cohen “an arse,” mocks his recent movies

Considering how dramatic Queen’s attempt to make a biopic about Freddie Mercury has been, maybe somebody should be working on a meta biopic about the …

Rock Music

Oil Prices Will Hit $150 by the End of 2017, Says Real Money’s Dan Dicker

Royal Caribbean shares moved higher Thursday as investors were soothed by 2019 guidance, even amid a lackluster backdrop for the cruise industry.<p>Aug …

Oil