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I'm all in favor of mergers and acquisitions -- the more we get, the higher the stock market goes -- but I am not in favor of making conclusions based on tips about deals.
The RMPIA's 3.8% jump even beat the Nasdaq Composite Index's 3.7% October climb.
As the indexes touch all-time highs, remember the challenges thrown at us lately are typical of what bull markets thrive on.
The market is throwing a Halloween sale right now that it doesn't need to throw, and that's an opportunity.
Top picks include blue chips and under-the-radar names.
Despite the rhetoric from on high, it is possible to find good stock picks in this market.
The stocks of many companies anticipated a more stringent series of tariffs and we didn't get them.
On the biggest day for earnings reports in the S&P let me give you my scorecard to date so you know which pile your stocks might land in.
Let me give you the items I want to see before I bless buying anything in what has become a plain, out and out, treacherous market.
If your goal is to ratchet up trade tension? There couldn't been a better moment, hence one of the worst moments for the stock market since the trade battle began.
The wholesale club's technical indicators show an extended period of accumulation of its shares.
It is not going to run the company to please Wall Street. It is going to run the company to please consumers and if the consumer is happy, Costco is happy.
RMPIA is up 20.9% in the first nine months of 2019.
When the market rallies on negative news as it did Thursday, it means that the news has already been priced in and no selling pressure is left.
There is also reason to see longer-term equity strength in valuations.
Let's consider the case of what would be the best odds on favorites to start a new position in the Dow Jones average.
I could list dozens of opportunities to buy high-quality stocks that are expensive. In each case it's easy to say what the Bernstein analyst said about Costco.
Cramer and Bernstein's Fletcher differ on the retailing club. What say the charts?
Molson Coors, Target and International Flavors & Fragrances have all performed well since being singled out.
As the shipping company reports Tuesday night, headwinds blowing from Amazon and China trade are strong, but there's a chance of an unexpected move to the upside or activist investor news.
Post's IPO of its star Active Nutrition segment is expected to take place in the December quarter.
Emotions and panic must be checked at the door, if you are going to be a successful investor, especially right now.
Market participants are beginning to recognize that there's no stopping the avalanche in selling of the expensive stocks to buy the cheaper stocks like AT&T.
LULU rocked its recent earnings report and is killing it, generally -- and here is why.
Everyone keeps asking me if there's a recession around the corner. My answer: I don't see it.
Gains in Amgen, CVS, and others helped offset declines in other stocks, as the RMPIA rose over the last two months to 0.6%, handily beating all the major domestic stock market averages.
The charts of the big wholesale club retailer indicate its shares could run significantly higher even after nearly doubling over the last three years.