Morning Social Media Outlook for Wednesday April 11 (OI, EPIQ, URI, VPHM)
In recent years, traders and investors have increasingly turned to social media to discuss their investments. Now, interested parties can get a scientific look at what is being discussed on a weekly, monthly, and even hourly basis.
Provided by Social Market Analytics, here is the morning social media outlook for Wednesday, April 11.
Owens-Illinois (NYSE: OI) is currently trading up nearly 10% after the company boosted its forecast for the first quarter.
EPIQ Systems (NASDAQ: EPIQ)
United Rentals (NYSE: URI) is trading up slightly after falling sharply during yesterday's session.
ViroPharma (NASDAQ: VPHM) was cut to neutral at Lazard.
Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) nearly always sits atop this list, with today being no different. Shares set a new all-time high yesterday, and are currently trading above $630 per share.
Alcoa (NYSE: AA) reported earnings yesterday and surprised to the upside.
Best Buy's (NYSE: BBY) CEO stepped down yesterday. Initially, investors may have believed that the move was undertaken as reorganizational step. Yet, later in the day, the Wall Street Journal stated that the move was done amid personal conduct allegations.
Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) is also a popular stock to discuss. Chatter may have been boosted further by video released last week of the company's prototype internet-enabled glasses.
Priceline (NASDAQ: PCLN) continues to trade higher, near $750 per share.
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