Novice Trade: Costco

Retail leaders have yet to make a real run higher.

These Retail Names Are Suffering the Post-Christmas Blues

Chico's FAS showed some signs of life, but a number of other retailers were down in the dumps.

Will Profit Taking Hold Off Until 2020?

Traders may try to jump the gun, but there are several factors that may delay the traditional end-of-year stock selloff.

Kass: Should We Prepare for a Very Near Term Selloff?

Why I anticipate some selling in the 2019 market leaders (and possible buying of market laggards) in the last two trading days of December.

How to Position Your Portfolio as the Year Ends

Protect stock market gains and don't let losing positions build momentum. If you do that then you will be in shape for a great 2020.

CoreLogic Is a Dividend Newcomer to Watch

CLGX has ample room to boost its quarterly dividend payment down the road, especially if it throttles back its buy back activity.

The Dip Buying Is Aggressive in This Frothy Market

The abruptness of the dip buying shows how much anxiety there is among market players that have been trying to keep pace with this straight-up market.

Facebook Is Finally Poised to Make a Long-Term Upside Breakout

Prices have trended higher for a year and are now retesting highs from July.

My Tax-Loss Selling Year-End Portfolio

In this portfolio, the goal is for the winners to more than offset the losers.

Call It a Bubble, Melt-up or Frenzy, This Market Shows No Sign of Stopping

The bears said the market was too extended two weeks ago. It is even more extended now, as buying picked up on Thursday.