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Rackspace (RAX) Shares Tumble 16% After Buyout Plan Dies IU Stock Grader

by Ryan Fitzwater

Back in July, we covered rumors that cloud service provider Rackspace Hosting Inc. (NYSE: RAX) was considering taking itself private. At the time, shares jumped more than 7% on the news that the acquisition would have a price tag of up to $6 billion. Let's see how Rackspace scores on our Investment U Fundamental Factor Test now that the acquisition party is over and shares have plunged. Read On…

Smith & Wesson (SWHC) Loses Its Bang, Shares Plummet 11% IU Stock Grader

by Ryan Fitzwater

Over the last three years, Smith & Wesson (Nasdaq: SWHC) shares have been on a wild ride, shooting up over 348%. But the gun manufacturer completely missed the target in its most recent quarter. Shares are down over 11% today as a result.With the future unknown, it is best to see how Smith & Wesson performs from a fundamental perspective with our Investment U Fundamental Factor Test. Read On…