Todd Rao

Todd Rao is a financial news editor and reporter at who has worked for several news organizations. He is an experienced investor who has been tracking equity markets and investing personally since 2010. Todd he holds an master's from Pace University and a bachelor's from NYU.

Recent Articles By The Todd Rao

Western Digital Corp (WDC)
The Western Digital Stock Goes Down Even After Trading Closes
June 4, 2016 at 12:02 pm
Western Digital Corporation is an industry-leading provider of storage technologies and solutions that allow people to create, leverage, experience and preserve data. The company addresses ever-changing market needs by providing a full portfolio of compelling, high-quality storage solutions with cus...Read More »
J M Smucker Co (SJM)
Stocks To Watch: J.M. Smucker Stock Price Target Upped Ahead of Q4 Earnings
June 4, 2016 at 11:57 am
J.M. Smucker Company was founded by Jerome Monroe Smucker in Orrville Ohio, United States of America- where its headquarters are located – in the year 1897. It is a manufacturer of natural peanut butter, ice cream toppings, fruit spreads, shortening, beverages, coffee products, flour, baking m...Read More »
Lowe's Companies, Inc. (LOW)
Lowe’s Stock Declines Despite High Target Expectations
June 4, 2016 at 11:45 am
Lowe’s Companies, Inc. is a FORTUNE 50 home improvement company serving more than 17 million customers a week in the United States, Canada and Mexico. With fiscal year 2015 sales of $59.1 billion, Lowe’s has more than 2,355 home improvement and hardware stores and 285,000 employees. Foun...Read More »
Denbury Resources Inc. (DNR)
Denbury Resources Stock Predicted to Slump as Oil Prices Decline
June 4, 2016 at 11:40 am
Denbury Resources Inc. is an independent oil and natural gas company with 288.6 MMBOE of estimated proved oil and natural gas reserves as of December 31, 2015, of which 98% is oil. Their operations are focused in two key operating areas: the Gulf Coast and Rocky Mountain regions. Their goal is said ...Read More »
Tata Motors Limited (TTM)
Tata Motors Stock Is Climbing Quickly Today
June 2, 2016 at 12:15 pm
Following the release of Tata Motors’ fourth quarter financial results; the company’s stock observed a significant increase from 14.72 to $33.88 on heavy exchange volume late Tuesday afternoon and Wednesday Morning. The company reported fourth-quarter net profit that more than tripled year-over-...Read More »
Extra Space Storage, Inc. (EXR)
Extra Storage Space Stock Price Target Raised At Jefferies
June 2, 2016 at 12:07 pm
Extra Storage Space  is a Salt Lake City- based real estate investment trust that creates offers and provides self-storage facilities. Extra Space Storage Inc is a fully integrated, self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust. The Company owns, operates, manages, acquires, devel...Read More »
Vera Bradley, Inc. (VRA)
Stocks To Watch, Vera Bradley Reports Q1 Results
June 2, 2016 at 12:01 pm
Vera Bradley is a company that specializes in designing, manufacturing and selling accessories, handbags and travel items for women. From Vera Bradley’s official investor’s website: Vera Bradley is a leading designer, producer, marketer and retailer of stylish and highly-functional accessories f...Read More »
Post Holdings Inc (POST)
How The Post Holdings Stock Closed Up Low Today
May 27, 2016 at 4:35 pm
Post Holdings  shares progressed by 6.04% reaching $75.15 on heavy trading volume Friday afternoon, after the St. Louis-based holding company reported its 2016 fiscal second quarter results. Post Holdings was initiated with an “overweight” rating and a $90 price target at KeyBanc Capi...Read More »
Charter Communications (CHTR)
How Will Charter Communications Stock Be Lifted by Barclays’ Price Target Hike
May 27, 2016 at 4:28 pm
Barclays boosted its price target to $238 from 204, investors found out due to communication from the company early in the morning. In spite of this rise Charter Communications stock finished Thursday’s session by 2.91% to $219.04. The latter company successfully finished its acquisition of Time W...Read More »
Veeva Systems Inc (VEEV)
Veeva Systems Stock Rises After Q1 Beat
May 27, 2016 at 4:26 pm
Veeva stocks are influenced by Veeva Systems.  They were reporting financial Q1 profits increase. These recorded earnings were performing according to what financial analysts were predicting. They foresaw Veeva stocks rising and led to most people buying the shares as they rose up. Veeva is a compa...Read More »
Dollar Tree (DLTR)
Dollar Tree Marches Upwards Before Q1 Earnings
May 26, 2016 at 4:48 pm
The stock of Dollar Tree marched to $77.53 up 2.61% on heavy trading volumes before its Q1 earnings report which is due before market opens. Analysts expecting 2.1% rise in same store sales. Analysts have maintained its ‘BUY’, ratings and set target price of $91. Company is expected of straight ...Read More »