|Day Low/High||1,621.17 / 1,634.94|
|52 Wk Low/High||1,307.00 / 2,050.50|
Sorry, purists, but the market has become downright dysfunctional on a regular basis.
* Short-Term Bullish * Intermediate-Term Bearish "Since 1969, the Santa Claus rally has yielded positive returns in 34 of the past 45 holiday seasons - the last five trading days of the year and the first two trading days after New Year's. The avera...
After two chaotic days, Wall Street is trading relatively calmly, creating opportunities for individual names to show life.
The S&P has recovered about +3% this week from its recent losses. In the belief that stocks were trading below "intrinsic value," I have been buying the deep dips -- aggressively adding to established longs, building up new stock positions (e.g., Go...
Whether this is the end of the slump is still up for debate, but the crash since October has been brutal and all bear markets end the same way.
My bids for Alphabet and Amazon (at $1022 and $1420, respectively) were just hit. Moved to medium-sized.
I'm not surprised by the market's pullback after Wednesday's huge gains.
Evidence has been mounting even among the tech giants that stock valuations should be lower based on companies' diminishing growth prospects.
I am bidding slightly under the market for more Alphabet/Google and Amazon now.
Investors will benefit from Amazon's two drivers of revenue.
I am placing Alphabet ($1001) and Amazon ($1383) on my Best Ideas List long now. My analysis will follow in the next few trading days
Fundamentals of Amazon don't matter right now.
Amazon's competitive threats seem surmountable and its market share appears to have a widening moat.
* Amazon's business moat is deep and secure * The threat of increased regulation continues to exist - but it is likely to be modest in scope * The recent share price drop has provided a good entry point on the buy side * I am a buyer on any further ...
"Look up and not down; look out and not in; look forward and not back, and lend a hand." - Edward Everett Hale Make no mistake about it, the stock market panic and Bear Market of November-December 2018 is serious and profoundly threatens the economi...
The issue is that we do not have any individual buyers to speak of.
The Fed now appears to me, to be if not in the 'policy error' zone than very close to it. Perhaps the Treasury Secretary sees this as well.
This tech rout is real and the dollar amounts of shareholder value that have been destroyed are spectacular.
Thursday's stock market rout is just another reminder that flat yield curves and equity investing do not mix.
Fed Chair Jerome Powell appears intent to reverse a near decade's worth of policy in just a couple of years.
Remember, though, playing defense is very different than leaving the stadium altogether.
Oracle alleges that the RFP process was unfair and biased towards Amazon, particularly due to the involvement of former Amazon employees in advising the government's procurement process.
Oracle founder Larry Ellison is adamant that his company will retain the lead on database technology against Amazon.
Oracle's tough 2018 could help it maintain value amid more volatility.
Buoying RMPIA during the first half of December were shares of Broadcom, Facebook and PayPal.
Domestic U.S. Retail Sales swam upstream this morning. While nearly all of the macro released since last night across the globe ranged from the alarming to the near catastrophic (France), this item beat consensus view. Just barely. Hey, a beat is a ...
Look for the big-cap stocks that only come in on tough days -- and take advantage of their weakness at the open.