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But despite my great respect for the Oracle and BRK's strong chance of a come back from 2020's setbacks, I never owned Berkshire stock. Here's why.
* Buffett clearly remains cautious about the overall markets * Neither the purchase of a gold stock or some reductions in Berkshire's bank holdings seem meaningful * Here is why... This weekend Berkshire Hathaway announced the changes in its portfo...
Both Apple and Tesla are chopping shares into pieces, which will let individual investors have a shot at buying them.
Four reasons why August will be the month the pandemic really hits for Americans.
Plus, why shares of vaccine maker Moderna are taking a hit.
The larger pattern of higher highs and lows does give us reason to consider the buy side in AXP.
This next data point comes with a hat tip to Danielle DiMartino Booth, who's morning dispatch alerted me to it - according to American Express data, more than 60% of small businesses said they needed spending to return to normal by the end of the ye...
In the search for high-quality dividend stocks, investors might take their cues from legendary value investor Warren Buffett.
This market is far from 'just right' as 3 sectors run higher while the DJIA lags far behind. With 3 doctors testifying on Capitol Hill on Tuesday, this session could be risk-heavy.
More government funding is approved to fight Covid-19 layoffs, Gilead sells off on early reports around China trials and Intel announces earnings.
More than 450 quarterly reports are on tap, including 105 S&P 500 constituents.
In a 3-part series, Jim Cramer goes through all 30 Dow stocks to evaluate what is safe to buy and what you should sell or avoid (like the plague).
How does one approach these markets? How does one interpret what they see before them?
Almost 200 companies are slated to report quarterly results, including 43 S&P 500 constituents.
Following my trade deal comments on Visa , American Express , and Mastercard , Oppenheimer affirms their Outperform ratings for Mastercard and Visa, and raises their respective targets to $345 (from $312) and to $210 (from $202). I strongly suspect...
Does such a large increase in Chinese spending on U.S. 'stuff' give reason to doubt that future action lives up to words on a page (or 86 pages for that matter)?
One day after the U.S. and China inked their Phase One trade agreement, Asian equity indices finished on a mixed note. European equities are also mixed, while U.S. equity futures point to a positive open as investors dig into and attempt to digest t...
Let's dissect these two concepts that explain why we're rallying like we are now.
Back in late December, 2018 I wrote this column, My Favorite Large Cap Stock for 2019 is Goldman Sachs ($163). At the time I valued the company at about $245/share. The shares are now trading over $230/share and the reward vs. risk has materially ch...
And we now have the November Retail Sales report in hand and see it rose 0.2% month over month, missing the expected bump up of 0.5%. Excluding autos, retail sales rose 0.3% in November vs. October and 3.1% vs. November 2018. In looking at the repor...
These are the 10 reasons why we keep going up, despite all the bad news.
But the question is what the Chinese are going to do to show they mean business ahead of the talks.
* The market is discounting an unlikely reacceleration in global economic and U.S. profits growth * All-time market highs are breathtaking to some - but they are deflecting (as they did in early 2000 and late 2007) many investors from challenges fac...
It's all because some stocks are more powerful than others and the aberrations are to the downside. Not the upside.
There is a good foundation for more positive action in the week ahead.