Avis Budget Group, Inc. (CAR)

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NASDAQ
Prev Close 212.82
Open 208.35
Day Low/High 185.13 / 209.00
52 Wk Low/High 65.87 / 545.11
Volume 1.02M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 48.29B
Market Cap 10.02B
P/E Ratio N/A
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Chop and Indecision, Bulls and Bears, Ackman and Netflix, My Overnight Trades

Chop and Indecision, Bulls and Bears, Ackman and Netflix, My Overnight Trades

Casual observers might not realize that real sea monsters live under the placid surface of the deep green oceans before us.

Avis Budget Raised at Barclays

Fed Observations, Market Reaction, Defense Stocks, Trading Nvidia, Marvell, AMD

Fed Observations, Market Reaction, Defense Stocks, Trading Nvidia, Marvell, AMD

While professional money likely participated heavily on Wednesday, the percentage of these trades that were simply price insensitive, short interest covering, risk removal trades may have been substantial.

The Great Bear Market

This morning stock futures are sinking again and the averages appear primed to record another 2022 low.  It seems appropriate to repost a recent column, "The Great Bear Market of 2021-22": * The averages are lying to investors - we have been in a pr...

Doug Kass: The Great Bear Market of 2021-22

Doug Kass: The Great Bear Market of 2021-22

Since early summer 2021, an increased number of equities have become unglued from the averages.

The Indexes Are Disguising Serious Internal Damage in The Great Bear Market of 2021-22

* The averages are lying to investors - we have been in a profound and significant Bear Market since last summer as numerous individual securities have cratered * I continue bearish and I am of the view that we are in a trading sardine market and no...

Russia-Ukraine, Relief Rally, PPI, Fed Nominations, Trading Upstart

Russia-Ukraine, Relief Rally, PPI, Fed Nominations, Trading Upstart

Almost forgotten as the investing public priced in a reduced probability for war in eastern Europe, was the January data for producer prices.

Russia-Ukraine, January PPI, Index Action, Rate Hike Handicapping, Trading Cisco

Russia-Ukraine, January PPI, Index Action, Rate Hike Handicapping, Trading Cisco

There is a good reason, if estimates are close, to believe that consumer-level inflation has peaked or is peaking.

Geopolitical Risk, Oil, Week Ahead, Fed, Retail Sales, Trading Northrop Grumman

Geopolitical Risk, Oil, Week Ahead, Fed, Retail Sales, Trading Northrop Grumman

In order to determine what's really at stake here, I think that one must try to understand what purpose this serves for Russia, for Putin.

Quiet Season, Oil, Credit Card Boondoggle, Cisco's Strike Out, Nvidia's Home Run

Quiet Season, Oil, Credit Card Boondoggle, Cisco's Strike Out, Nvidia's Home Run

Energy prices have turned out to be the primary driver for what now appears to be 'out of control' consumer-level prices.

Avis Budget Cut at Barclays

The Streaks End, Peloton Gadget, Rivian IPO, Utility Software, PayPal, Palantir

The Streaks End, Peloton Gadget, Rivian IPO, Utility Software, PayPal, Palantir

It was almost nice to be reminded that the saloon doors to the financial markets still swing both ways.

Kass: A Lengthy Period of Easy Money Has Gotten Everyone Drunk Again

Kass: A Lengthy Period of Easy Money Has Gotten Everyone Drunk Again

My investing program and process have been boring over the last few months. But I'm being rational in a bubble that grows daily.

You Are Watching Cable 10 - Aurora Illinois Community Access Channel

* A lengthy period of easy money has gotten everyone drunk again * My investing program and process have been boring over the last few months * But to me, I am being rational in a bubble that grows daily * "Aerosmith's music is still playing" as the...

Fed Takeaways, What Is Truth?, Small-Caps Lead, China Warning, Trading Albemarle

Fed Takeaways, What Is Truth?, Small-Caps Lead, China Warning, Trading Albemarle

There was a story almost entirely missed by the media on Wednesday. The Treasury Department announced a tapering of its own ahead of the Fed's policy statement.

Kass: Massive Liquidity and Gross Speculation Represent Familiar Warning Signs

Kass: Massive Liquidity and Gross Speculation Represent Familiar Warning Signs

No doubt my observations will be dismissed by readers and traders who are profitably playing this game of 'hot potato.'

The Great Unknowable, FOMC, Avis, Bed Bath & Beyond, Trading Devon Energy

The Great Unknowable, FOMC, Avis, Bed Bath & Beyond, Trading Devon Energy

Leading into this high profile Fed event, it would have been nice to have a firmer grip on just where fiscal policy was headed, but that was not to be.

Fuggedaboutit!

* Today's circumstances - of massive liquidity and gross speculation - represent familiar warning signs * Remember that history may not repeat itself but it sure as hell rhymes... The market has grown increasingly speculative and while this might no...

We Have No Idea Where CAR Is Headed as Shorts Swerve Into Danger Zone

We Have No Idea Where CAR Is Headed as Shorts Swerve Into Danger Zone

Let's look at Avis Budget Group's shock move and what it means for shorts.

Market Volatility, Fed Speak, Earnings, Treasury Bonds, Trading Apple

Market Volatility, Fed Speak, Earnings, Treasury Bonds, Trading Apple

There probably will be an intense period of market volatility that could stretch farther out than even I projected a couple of months ago.

Enter Sandman, Rising Yields, Fed Heads Talk and Walk, Ford, Trading Raytheon

Enter Sandman, Rising Yields, Fed Heads Talk and Walk, Ford, Trading Raytheon

Nancy Pelosi and Mitch McConnell have plenty more up their sleeves. The appearance of having gained the upper hand is more important to them than your P/L ratio.

Get Ready for the Screw Elon Coin!

* I remain a non consensus bear on bitcoin though "The Screw Elon Coin" may rip higher in price * My new favorite long, Coinbase, will likely be lower on the news and I will be adding on weakness  The PT Barnum of our generation, Elon Musk, made new...

Let's Play 'Small Ball' With These 2 Stocks

Let's Play 'Small Ball' With These 2 Stocks

I am happy to trade more limited returns for lower beta right now using covered call strategies.

Robinhood Traders Who Don't See Market's Arrows Are in for Some Hertz

Robinhood Traders Who Don't See Market's Arrows Are in for Some Hertz

These stay-at-home, newbie short-term investors are learning the hard way about gambling on 'bargains' bound to go belly up.

Warren Buffett Hasn't Bought an IPO Since 1955: Should You Invest in Lyft Now?

Warren Buffett Hasn't Bought an IPO Since 1955: Should You Invest in Lyft Now?

Here's how I approach IPOs and what I think about Lyft.