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Even companies that haven't performed particularly well on an operating basis are registering fat stock gains so far in 2021.
I keep hearing from complainers, who typically have a imperious tone, that these so-called meme stocks are wildly overvalued. How the heck do we know?
Ending the pandemic swiftly appears unlikely, so here's how to look at key stocks and sectors right now -- especially as concerns of new lockdowns grow.
The great news about the pent-up demand rally? While these stocks have been creeping up they are now going to explode higher.
In this 'dividend derby' contest, we serve up two fast food restaurant stocks and see which comes out the hottest.
The prices of hotels and even beaten up retailers say that many believe a vaccine is on the way -- here's how I would get positioned.
Plus, quick looks at Joe Biden's VP choice, the latest on the Covid-19 vaccine front and Tesla's stock split.
DPZ, up 23% year-to-date, is one of just four restaurant names in positive return territory for the year.
I wonder which chains may not survive this crisis without having to file for bankruptcy, and whether the crisis will alter the future of company capital structures.
Beef shortages, capital raises, earnings, and a possible proxy fight.
I think the quarantine has gone too far, with unintended consequences that will be tallied later.
After a company reports we all know what's wrong, it's immunized. And that's when you can buy.
The impact of the coronavirus on the cash flow of companies in the restaurant sector is leading to capital-saving moves by several notable names.
With the coronavirus fear as thick as pea soup, many names don't yet qualify as 'stupid cheap'.
Fear is the name of the game here, not reality, and until it abates, all bets are off.
The best performer year-to-date is small name The Habit Restaurants, courtesy of YUM's January 6th $14 per share offer.
Understanding yourself and the investing environment you are in are keys to avoiding panic brought on by fear.
Bigger is better as the major restaurants dominate the sector.
Brinker is a quality name with decent finances and a high earnings predictability score, making it an excellent choice for swing trading.
We also dissect the S&P 500's record run, check out China's latest economic data and take a skeptical glance at an idea floated by a couple Fed officials.
There is no reason to become a buyer right now -- a close below $42 on heavy volume is likely to precipitate further declines.
I am urging the Fed chair to wait as there will be adjustments and innovations that keep labor costs down.
Activist situations can take a long time to play out, that is if they don't fizzle out completely.