There are only minutes left to trade the bull market of 2017. Plus, Yahoo Finance readers give us their worst company of the year, and it wasn’t even close. And Trump takes a swing at Amazon, again. Are higher prices now in the cards? Plus, bitcoin’s all the rage, but gold quietly had a really good year. Are investors missing out on old-school alternative assets? Catch The Final Round at 3:55 ET p.m. with Jen Rogers and Yahoo Finance markets correspondent Myles Udland.
Winners and losers
Stocks ending the last trading day of the year in the red include GoPro as traders dump weak 2017 names on tax-loss selling, Adtran as the networking equipment maker warned on 4th quarter profit and revenue, and Energous — shares of the wireless charging tech company are sliding as investors take profits after a huge two-day surge.
Stocks in the green include Gain Capital as Mox Reports highlights the retail forex platform for its crypto-currency trading potential, AzstraZeneca as JPMorgan upgrades the drugmaker to Overweight from Neutral, and TiVo — shares are jumping on reports the DVR maker will be taken out in a private equity deal. Sources say the company is valued at $2.5 billion.