Diamonds and Dogs


HP raising guidance. The world's largest PC manufacturer, HP Inc. (HPQ) is up 5% to a new 52 week high after raising guidance to the high end of analyst estimates at an analyst meeting. Morgan Stanley and Loop Capital both raised their price targets on HPQ to $25 a share.

Hospitals and health insurance stocks sharply lower following order by President Trump to end ACA cost sharing reduction payments. Centene Corp (CNC) is down 7% to a two month low as part of the ObamaCare legislation is repealed to save the government money. Centene provides a portfolio of services to government sponsored healthcare programs.

Diamonds and Dogs market commentary is a journal of daily observations on anything that happens to be of interest to our author. Obviously, our primary focus is the stock market and world economic events, but for this page we have no defined topics. We want this page to be dedicated to the interests, concerns, and possibly to the financial gain of our clients and friends. All comments contained herein are for informational purposes only, and should not be considered as a solicitation to buy or sell any security. The firm does not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of the information or make any warranties regarding results from it's usage.