- By Boris Ladwig | Posted on July 1, 2019
Shares of Apellis Pharmaceuticals and Churchill Downs surged in June, a month that saw most stocks of local importance beat the S&P 500. Thanks to a strong rebound in June, about half the 14 local stocks tracked by Insider Louisville, including Yum Brands, Churchill...
- By Boris Ladwig | Posted on June 3, 2019
Don’t be shocked if you haven’t looked at your retirement account balance lately. In all likelihood, it will have taken a beating in May — much like local stocks. How bad was the month? Here’s an indication: The value of Louisville’s two biggest companies,...
- By Boris Ladwig | Posted on May 1, 2019
After years of getting the cold shoulder from investors, Ford Motor Co. finally got back into their favor in April, primarily because of a positive earnings report. Ford shares gained 19 percent in April, outperforming, by far, all other 13 local publicly traded companies...
Monday Business Briefing: Strong start to 2019 in stocks; report hints that Papa John’s may just sell stake; SDF’s record year; and moreBy Staff | Posted on February 3, 2019
Welcome to the Feb. 4 Monday Business Briefing, your weekly business intelligence digest from Insider Louisville. Markets, most local stocks post gains in January Shares of manufacturer Sypris Solutions and tobacco products company Turning Point Brands soared by more than 30 percent in January,...
- By Boris Ladwig | Posted on January 2, 2019
Despite market volatility and a terrible fourth quarter, shareholders of some local companies, including Humana, Texas Roadhouse and Yum Brands, enjoyed healthy returns in 2018. For some local companies, including Churchill Downs, 2018 returns looked great through three quarters — though for others, including...
The Closing Bell: Apellis highlights ‘considerable achievement’ in Q3; Sypris shares fall; Long John Silver’s new COO; Vogt Awards; and moreBy Staff | Posted on November 15, 2018
Welcome to The Closing Bell. This is your last stop for biz scoops and big news before the weekend — a roundup of stories that can’t wait till Monday.
Monday Business Briefing: A terrible week for local stocks; Waterfront Park authority to test donation boxes; appliance prices rising; and moreBy Staff | Posted on October 28, 2018
Welcome to the Oct. 29 Monday Business Briefing, your weekly business intelligence digest from Insider Louisville. Local stocks tumbled amid concerns about future earnings With the exception of Ford and Texas Roadhouse, all stocks of local importance fell last week — some sharply — as...
- By Boris Ladwig | Posted on October 23, 2018
Global markets declined again Tuesday, and amid the recent volatility, shares of 12 of 15 local companies tracked by Insider have fallen in October.
- By Boris Ladwig | Posted on October 12, 2018
After a two-day sell-off on Wall Street and global markets, two financial analysts encouraged investors not to panic, as the U.S. economy remains strong.
Monday Business Briefing: Local stocks gain in August; GLI hits 2020 fundraising milestone; new stops added to Urban Bourbon Trail and moreBy Staff | Posted on September 2, 2018
Welcome to the Sept. 3 Monday Business Briefing, your weekly business intelligence digest from Insider Louisville.