10:06:42 PM EDT |
Betting on Yellen
Markets fought to a draw with sellers having a marginal edge ahead of Yellen's testimony on Wednesday.
6:57:48 PM EDT |
Calling Microsoft for Help
When you are facing a technical problem that is harming your business and your engineers cannot find the answer you call Microsoft for help.
9:07:51 PM EDT |
Insiders Dumping Stock
When insiders are selling at a 20:1 ratio over purchases it suggests they know something that everyone else does not.
10:13:36 PM EDT |
Zika is Coming
With cases of the Zika virus popping up all over the USA and the World Health Organization calling it a global emergency there are multiple searchs for solutions to Zika.
7:13:47 PM EDT |
If you are a big bank with a major customer facing financial Armageddon your stock may be headed for the same battle.
10:24:45 PM EDT |
The market gains from Friday/Monday have almost been erased. With futures severely negative tonight we could see 1,878 on the S&P on Wednesday.
10:23:37 PM EDT |
Buying the Dip
When quality stocks reach bargain levels and multiple analysts change their ratings from sell to buy, we should listen.
7:27:37 PM EDT |
Slowing Global Economy
With the global economy slowing there is lower demand for certain kinds of products. One of those is industrial packaging.
8:13:53 PM EDT |
Think Long Term
Everyone knows oil prices are probably going lower but they will not stay low because under $30 is not profitable for producers and they will halt production. It is inevitable that oil prices will go higher long term.
8:41:23 PM EDT |
Juggling Hand Grenades
Trying to bet on market direction over the next 36 hours is more dangerous than juggling hand grenades.
8:33:19 PM EDT |
Fed On Hold
The FOMC meets this week but the meltdown in the U.S. markets along with China and Japan suggests they will not hike rates again until June. Let's bet on that impact.
6:57:27 PM EDT |
Printers have become obsolete with the ability to send emails, documents and faxes from PC to PC. However, some new printers have lost their excitement despite an increasing number of users.
7:44:30 PM EDT |
Starting the Year with a Bang
The major indexes remained volatile today but they also remained mostly in positive territory. With one day left in the week the direction could still be volatile.
7:44:12 PM EDT |
Lower Lows Ahead
The major indexes may be rebounding today but there is one asset class that will be facing lower lows in the near future.
11:16:24 PM EDT |
Sometimes knowing when not to trade is better than knowing when to trade. Investors that have to be in the market every day sometimes get mauled when the bears appear.
11:42:55 PM EDT |
The Correction Is Over
Tonight's new candidate is in the industrial goods sector. Shares have corrected from their highs and now investors have begun buying the dip.
7:46:27 PM EDT |
Short Squeeze Candidate
Tonight's new candidate is in the services sector. The company has delivered consistently healthy revenue growth and beat Wall Street's earnings estimates the last four quarters in a row.
8:48:27 PM EDT |
Nearing Major Support
Tonight's new candidate is in the financial sector. Shares have been caught up in the market's widespread sell-off. At the current pace it will hit major support soon.
7:53:47 PM EDT |
Breaking Out From A Major Consolidation
Tonight's new candidate is in the consumer goods sector. Shares have been outperforming the broader market in 2016 and look poised to race higher.
9:23:37 PM EDT |
Ignoring The Market's Sell-off
Tonight's new candidate managed to ignore the market's painful sell-off last week. Shares have been building a base near support and now they're poised to run.
9:41:23 PM EDT |
Manufacturing In Recession
The ISM index measures manufacturing activity in the United States. December's ISM reading was negative for the second month in a row and marked the sixth monthly decline in a row. Tonight's new candidate is in the industrial goods sector.
11:21:34 PM EDT |
Selling Crescendo About Over?
Tonight we are looking at an ETF that appears to be nearing the end of a selling crescendo and should see a significant bounce higher.
9:15:23 PM EDT |
Q4 Guidance Fuels Bear-Market Declines
Tonight's new candidate is in the technology sector. The company's most recent earnings report included some very disappointing Q4 earnings and revenue guidance. Shares have still not recovered.
8:57:45 PM EDT |
Pricing Pressures Push Shares Lower
Prices for this company's main product have been falling. That combined with strong competition overseas has driven shares to new two-year lows.
9:15:15 PM EDT |
A Bright Spot In A Dreary Market
Tonight's new candidate is in the technology sector. Shares displayed significant strength in December. They continue to show relative strength today.
8:35:34 PM EDT |
Major Policy Moves Could Fuel Big Gains For Solar Stocks
Tonight's new candidate is in the technology sector. The Cop21 agreement in Paris and the five-year tax credit extension in Washington have generated new bullish sentiment for solar energy stocks.