Sirius XM to Feature New Soccer Broadcasts and 2 Other Hot Stocks to Watch
Sirius XM Radio Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI): Current price $3.81
BeIN SPORT announced Friday that their live English-language play-by-play of the top soccer leagues on the planet — including Spain’s La Liga, Italy’s Serie A, and France’s Ligue 1 — will be available to SiriusXM subscribers across the United States on SiriusXM’s dedicated soccer channel, SiriusXM FC, channel 94, and other SiriusXM play-by-play channels. Every week, listeners will enjoy multiple La Liga matches, including all matches featuring Real Madrid and Barcelona, multiple Serie A, and Ligue 1 matches, together with select matches from the Copa del Rey tournament and select World Cup qualifiers for CONMEBOL South American teams. The SiriusXM FC channel may be accessed by subscribers on all satellite radios via the SiriusXM Internet Radio App and online at SiriusXM.com.
Molycorp Inc. (NYSE:MCP): Current price $6.52
Molycorp shares declined the most in nearly seven months after the company posted a bigger second-quarter loss than had been expected. The stock fell by 13 percent to $6.44 at 9:37 a.m. in New York, marking the biggest intraday decline since January 10 while shares have dropped by 32 percent so far in 2013. The quarterly net loss came to $71.2 million or 44 cents a share from $67.6 million or 71 cents, year-over-year, quoted from a statement released after the close Thursday. Subtracting water removal costs, business expansion and other one-time items, the loss stood at 36 cents a share, some 53 percent over the average of seven analysts’ estimates compiled by Bloomberg. Beyond that, sales rose 31 percent to $136.9 million, missing consensus. Molycorp is the American owner of the biggest-rare-earth deposit outside of China.
Dell Inc. (NASDAQ:DELL): Current price $13.72
On Friday, Dell said that its converged infrastructure offerings — ranging from its Dell Active Infrastructure portfolio to its recently debuted Dell PowerEdge VRTX solution — are gaining speed, and the top industry analyst firms are remarking on its emergence as a recognized industry leader. Converged infrastructure, which unites compute, storage, and networking resources with infrastructure management into a virtual or physical integrated system, is a growing market while organizations endeavor to make their data centers simpler, more flexible, and cost-effective.