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It's no secret that the Fed would like to get out of the short-term repo business.
Tesla has the 3 key ingredients that help a loss-making company to succeed: the brute force of the founder, the unbelievable nature of the product and breathtaking execution.
* Hedge funds grow unpopular. * Why market timing is appealing. * What do Amazon , Google and Salesforce have in common?
* I am giving the market a wider than usual berth to rally before I reshort "When the music stops, in terms of liquidity, things will be complicated. But as long as the music is playing, you've got to get up and dance." - Chuck Prince (2007) I am qu...
E-commerce and AWS growth rates, shipping expense growth and 2020 spending commentary are among the things to track.
Let's instead do the kind of security analysis you have to do if you are going to navigate this moment.
Chinese President Xi Jinping, not a man given to exaggerate, has referred to the spread of this coronavirus in China as 'a grave situation.'
Here's why we must closely watch earnings for Alphabet, Apple, Amazon and Microsoft.
Don't get me wrong. This is not a bad name, and the quarter reported is not bad by any means.
Think about where Amazon went from $76. That's where one of these favorites could go.
This time it's different? This time it just might be. Enough to buy the shares?
Growth indices soundly trounced value indices in 2019 and it's starting the same way this year, but that trend can't last forever.
What does Tesla do? It's an electronic delivery vehicle. Right now others have cars that are electrified but they are not electronic delivery companies like Tesla is. That's right, it is not a car.
More gains lie ahead for shares of the retailer.
Income investors can invest in a turnaround here.
Which is older: the current bull market or Betty White?
MSFT is not one of my names that has just kept on hitting target prices, thus forcing decisions. The stock is getting close though.
The last few days have seen the topic of brick & mortar vs. digital or e-commerce sales once again take center stage. We chatted on this very topic this morning... but we have yet another confirmation sign in the following headlines: Bose is shutti...
The easiest mistake to make right now is to say that this can't continue for long. That simply is not true.
December Retail Sales ex-autos rose 0.7% vs. November, and 6.3% year over year. Excluding gasoline, however, December Retail Sales rose 0.1% month over month and 5.3% year over year. Quickly looking at the data from a year over year viewpoint, whic...
Signet Jewelers has reported same-store sales that rose 1.6% for November and December, led by North American same-store sales that rose 2.0%. Digging into the details, we find a familiar pattern -- the company's e-commerce sales rose 13.5% during t...
I have been among the most wary of China and its ability to change. I remain that way. But the U.S. got more than I ever thought.
There is no inflation for the Fed to fight with higher rates, and the notion that low interest rates create asset bubbles is overrated.
Digging into the data, the numbers do appear to be quite the mess.
Another win for da Bulls as the market bent but didn't break after the four-month-long advance: * Market breadth was +200 (at 3:30 p.m.) -- again not bad, all things being considered. * Oil was flat and gold -$4. * Bond yields dropped by 2-3 basis p...
The tech giants are each wagering that new e-commerce and payments features for their platforms will boost ad sales.
Break in! FedEx +3% on a report that Amazon is lifting the ban on FDX for third party ground delivery!
I am very liquid, in gross terms now. For emphasis, a week ago (posted in "Long No More") I sold out my Amazon and Alphabet longs: I have sold the balance of my Alphabet (GOOGL) ($1402) and Amazon (AMZN) ($1907) longs. This reflects my ursine marke...
Capex trends, chip demand and IT spending commentary are among the things to watch as dozens of tech companies report this earnings season.
The NYSE used to be the center of capitalism, but now it's where actual engineering, not financial engineering, is taking place.