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These stocks and sectors are safe havens, and may even be opportunities.
The trick is to look at your portfolio as a single asset and to manage your holdings in a way that keeps that portfolio near its highs.
I like all of these, but one stands out today for a 'recovery' trade.
I added to Amazon ($1,853), Alphabet ($1,211) and Facebook ($191.65).
With yesterday's buying and today's additions, I have moved back to medium-sized in , and .
I added to my Apple short on yesterday's gap in the morning. I listened to the universally upbeat commentary post quarter and read the research reports but I am still not sure what the hoopla is about. Once again iPhone missed, services missed...and...
* Yesterday's abrupt market reaction (and near rout) in response to the Fed/Powell's comments (of a "mid cycle adjustment") underscores the outsized role of the Federal Reserve on market prices and valuations * Low interest rates have been the straw...
* The U.S. is still the best house in a bad neighborhood * Non U.S. economies are weakening (badly) and, in an interconnected world, S&P companies are vulnerable and increasingly dependent on non domestic markets * Given the current S&P earnings slo...
Facebook, Google and Amazon all reported good numbers for their online ad businesses, as did Twitter and Snap.
Among other things, the web giant reported its ad price declines narrowed substantially and signaled that its Pixel and cloud sales grew strongly.
A big jump in the market cap of Google's parent is in store thanks to an impressive second-quarter report.
This is 'sell the news' action. There are still a slew of reports to come, but many of the key names have reported now.
With good reports from Facebook and others, and the Fed likely to cut rates next week, it looks like we have some strong short-term support.
As central banks are failing to move the needle and Facebook's strong numbers have been followed by a decline, important earnings are on tap and the market is acting nervous.
That's Better Than Feared vs. Worse Than Feared when it comes to these companies' latest reports on a big day for earnings.
Semiconductor strength and Mario Draghi's dovishness could be catalysts that help build on momentum.
While regulators would face an uphill fight trying to fully break up tech giants, they could push for the companies to change their business practices in a number of areas.
Facebook . We all use it, even though we love it less. What started out as a nice way to keep up with old friends from high school has ended up as what seems to be a constant barrage of ads and posts that I don't want, and don't need. I mean, who wa...
Big-cap names have been driving the market, but some small-caps could make noise, too.
Watch closely as the government opens a broad antitrust investigation into unidentified leading online technology platforms
Kimberly-Clark's performance is nothing to sneeze at, and neither is Coca-Cola's, as higher sales, higher prices and big demand from emerging markets appear to give us a return to the good old days of great senior growth stocks.
Owners of Apple could be treated to a positive earnings report next week.
Shares of the social media company have responded sharply -- usually downward -- to its quarterly reports; what will happen this time?
Here are defense companies to watch as the U.S. responds to offensive threats posed by China and Russia.