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How these money managers get away with this duplicity is incredible. They skate by criticism as if having your cake and eating it too is second nature.
Let's take a look at Caterpillar and others for clues about what's happening in the industrials and also track the moves of new fave Amazon and Apple.
Indicators are strong for the market indexes right now, but that can change. Here's how to look at the six months ahead.
Let's examine three companies that should directly benefit from the potential infrastructure bill.
The shares have corrected to the downside this month after a strong advance over the past year.
This market is moving in so many areas that you have to marvel at how it's even possible -- even if the Russell Rebalancing could change all that on Friday.
* Consensus is sometimes the negative of thinking, logic and knowledge * Stop nodding your investment head in agreement * As a contrarian investor, I often relish and find opportunities in rejecting consensus * Thoughtfully going against the consens...
Pull up a chair and let me tell you what drives these insane moves out of industrials and banks in a way that you can understand them and even profit from them.
Let's see what makes an 'aisle' of stocks hot and what makes another messy -- and what I'd suggest you put in your cart.
McDonald's and Caterpillar -- and even Facebook -- are examples of how good companies are the better long-term bet.
My slightly different approach uses a combination of fundamental and technical factors.
I'm more focused on the production, manufacture and transport of materials raw, finished and refined than ever before.
We didn't see much wild rotation, but the Russell 2000 did outperform, and the negative action could prove good from a technical standpoint.
There was some bounce action on Friday that gave traders some hope, but it was quickly crushed this morning.
So many new investors have not experienced real inflation where these kinds of stocks can't be given away.
Sure you can but any of these, but do not buy all of them because you will be betting against the business cycle.
The charts and indicators of CAT show some minor weakness.
If you hate the taxman, you'll continue to be an owner of stocks, not a seller.
We've got two kinds of chips here -- one kind that's getting barbecued and one kind that looks delicious. What does this mean for investors? Pull up a chair.
The differences in approach between the two most basic strategies for how to grow an economy are as stark as the division they cause among economists.
So far, for the season, the blended rate of earnings growth for the first quarter now stands at an incredible 33.8%.
It may seem ridiculous, but you can distill the market down to these two names because they stand for palpable themes.
Scarcity may be the most important word right now in describing what's working in the stock market and what's dragging us down.
I think Fed Chair Powell's going to be right on the transient nature of what everyone's freaking out about.
Tuesday was a quirky sort of day that came ahead of the FOMC policy decision set for this (Wednesday) afternoon.
I key on Boeing as the best place to bet on China.