If you want to clean up, then look at the hygiene trend -- and these numbers from Reckitt Benckiser and Procter & Gamble.
It might be like cold water in the face to think that earnings don't matter. But these stocks have detached themselves from all metrics.
Earnings are coming, and I suggest waiting at this point on the ones that are up, but buying those that are flat to down.
As long as the pandemic rages on, the stay-at-home thesis should stay strong.
They must be bought before everyone figures out what I'm telling you.
I don't pick stocks on politics, but was shocked to see how a majority of our Action Alerts PLUS holdings would perform if Joe Biden wins the White House.
Right now our policy on new stimulus is defaulting to 'to heck with the fourth lane' and all who ride on it. That's a crying shame.
Some patterns reveal themselves easily, and you can spot them ahead of the computer programs. Here are examples of them, and how to act.
Let's talk about what's happening right now to get this thing under control and what it will look like not that long from now.
Let's look at the three main ways stocks can go up, and which of those we're seeing in action right now.
I see the demand side getting stronger. But it's the supply side that's got me dubious.
Let's check out both the stocks that are going strong -- even without a stimulus -- and what I call the nascent bull markets.
Here's why the House Judiciary's investigation into Facebook, Amazon, Alphabet and Apple is not what it appears.
The market is reflecting a triumph of big business over small business, and here's what that means for individual stocks.
I know that Trump's going to blunt our community mask initiative because who needs masks if it isn't a big deal if you are sick?
It's remarkable to see such excitement based on totally contradictory theories and themes.
I don't care for Washington but I have no choice. If I only stick to stocks, I would have buried you.
This is what's known as a positioning week, and starting Monday you're going to hear a ton of things.
An unyielding disdain for scientists permeates this administration. But if you listen to these professors the nation wouldn't be in this fix.
New rapid tests and the effectiveness of universal mask wearing give hope while we wait on the elusive vaccine.
People want to wait and see on this beleaguered aviation name, but I don't think you can do that. Here's why.
Neither candidate seems to be the enemy of the market -- at least not yet.
It's too late. By delaying the stimulus this long Congress has doomed lots of smaller businesses.
The wholesale club's business model works great with or without a pandemic to aid it.
Abbott Labs can bring back some normalcy to this country -- and the world -- with its BinaxNOW rapid antigen test along with its amazing Navica app.
The greedy are, at last, getting blown out, and the prudent being vindicated. I see three buckets of stocks that intrigue me now.
What would I do with the stocks? NKE is a terrific story, and TSLA's run into Battery Day has to be burned off, and it will.
The visible stories are almost all positive. The negative stories are almost all hidden at least when it comes to the stock market.
Just as Hindenburg raised key questions about Nikola, short sellers can help you think about your own stocks -- and whether you're getting taken for a ride.
That's the period of minimum risk.