S&P 500   3,783.28 (-0.20%)
DOW   30,273.87 (-0.14%)
QQQ   281.98 (-0.05%)
AAPL   146.40 (+0.21%)
MSFT   249.20 (+0.13%)
META   138.98 (-0.93%)
GOOGL   101.43 (-0.21%)
AMZN   120.95 (-0.12%)
TSLA   240.81 (-3.46%)
NVDA   132.09 (+0.32%)
NIO   16.04 (-4.12%)
BABA   84.39 (+0.33%)
AMD   67.94 (+0.06%)
T   15.93 (-0.99%)
MU   54.73 (+1.43%)
CGC   3.07 (-2.23%)
F   12.51 (+1.21%)
GE   67.44 (-0.15%)
DIS   100.80 (-0.63%)
AMC   7.33 (-6.39%)
PYPL   93.83 (+1.12%)
PFE   44.12 (-0.76%)
NFLX   236.73 (-1.67%)
S&P 500   3,783.28 (-0.20%)
DOW   30,273.87 (-0.14%)
QQQ   281.98 (-0.05%)
AAPL   146.40 (+0.21%)
MSFT   249.20 (+0.13%)
META   138.98 (-0.93%)
GOOGL   101.43 (-0.21%)
AMZN   120.95 (-0.12%)
TSLA   240.81 (-3.46%)
NVDA   132.09 (+0.32%)
NIO   16.04 (-4.12%)
BABA   84.39 (+0.33%)
AMD   67.94 (+0.06%)
T   15.93 (-0.99%)
MU   54.73 (+1.43%)
CGC   3.07 (-2.23%)
F   12.51 (+1.21%)
GE   67.44 (-0.15%)
DIS   100.80 (-0.63%)
AMC   7.33 (-6.39%)
PYPL   93.83 (+1.12%)
PFE   44.12 (-0.76%)
NFLX   236.73 (-1.67%)
S&P 500   3,783.28 (-0.20%)
DOW   30,273.87 (-0.14%)
QQQ   281.98 (-0.05%)
AAPL   146.40 (+0.21%)
MSFT   249.20 (+0.13%)
META   138.98 (-0.93%)
GOOGL   101.43 (-0.21%)
AMZN   120.95 (-0.12%)
TSLA   240.81 (-3.46%)
NVDA   132.09 (+0.32%)
NIO   16.04 (-4.12%)
BABA   84.39 (+0.33%)
AMD   67.94 (+0.06%)
T   15.93 (-0.99%)
MU   54.73 (+1.43%)
CGC   3.07 (-2.23%)
F   12.51 (+1.21%)
GE   67.44 (-0.15%)
DIS   100.80 (-0.63%)
AMC   7.33 (-6.39%)
PYPL   93.83 (+1.12%)
PFE   44.12 (-0.76%)
NFLX   236.73 (-1.67%)
S&P 500   3,783.28 (-0.20%)
DOW   30,273.87 (-0.14%)
QQQ   281.98 (-0.05%)
AAPL   146.40 (+0.21%)
MSFT   249.20 (+0.13%)
META   138.98 (-0.93%)
GOOGL   101.43 (-0.21%)
AMZN   120.95 (-0.12%)
TSLA   240.81 (-3.46%)
NVDA   132.09 (+0.32%)
NIO   16.04 (-4.12%)
BABA   84.39 (+0.33%)
AMD   67.94 (+0.06%)
T   15.93 (-0.99%)
MU   54.73 (+1.43%)
CGC   3.07 (-2.23%)
F   12.51 (+1.21%)
GE   67.44 (-0.15%)
DIS   100.80 (-0.63%)
AMC   7.33 (-6.39%)
PYPL   93.83 (+1.12%)
PFE   44.12 (-0.76%)
NFLX   236.73 (-1.67%)

Electric Vehicle Stock Surges on Upgrade to "Buy"

Electric vehicle (EV) maker Nikola Corp (NASDAQ:NKLA) is up 6% to trade at $5.33 this morning, after BTIG upgraded the stock to "buy" from "neutral." The brokerage firm noted increasing wind and solar power generation could boost green hydrogen demand, and pointed to the rollout of Nikola's fuel cell electric vehicle next year, as the company continues to develop its North American green hydrogen fueling infrastructure.

Analysts were skeptical of Nikola stock coming into today, with six of the seven in question carrying a lukewarm "hold" rating, which leaves ample room for additional upgrades.

Meanwhile, the options pits lean bullish. This is per the equity's 10-day call/put volume ratio of 3.71 over at the International Securities Exchange (ISE), Cboe Options Exchange (CBOE), and NASDAQ OMX PHLX (PHLX), which sits higher 80% of readings from the past year. This suggests calls have been getting picked up at a faster-than-usual pace. Given a whopping 28% of NKLA's total available float is sold short, its possible some of these calls could be shorts seeking an options hedge.

Options look like a solid route for those looking to bet on the stock's next moves, given NKLA's Schaeffer's Volatility Index (SVI) of 92% stands higher than just 18% of readings from the past year, meaning these players are pricing in low volatility expectations right now.

A floor at the $5 level has been supporting NKLA since early August, although the stock has carved out a channel of lower lows since an early August foray to $9. The shares remain down over 47% this year.

7 Streaming Stocks That Will Stand up to Streaming Fatigue

Cutting the cord is now a new way of life for millions of Americans. But it hasn't been exactly the bespoke entertainment experience consumers were hoping for. What they have instead is a collection of one or more services that looks a bit like cable or satellite, albeit without the cords.

That's because the streaming model and what consumers desire are at odds. Streaming services need to capture as many eyeballs as they can with as much content as possible. However, many streaming consumers are only looking for a fraction of that content. And when you consider that consumers have to “buy" content from multiple streaming services, you can see how consumers are wondering if they're actually saving money at all.

But consumers are not going back to the ways things were. And already there's evidence that streaming companies are adapting to stand out in a sea of sameness. In this special presentation, we're giving you our thoughts on seven streaming stocks that present investors with long-term opportunities.

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