|Day Low/High||184.55 / 202.85|
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Lately, these reports leave a lot to be desired. They appear to be praying on the emotions of traders.
* Many might consider backing off a bit from the game - by reducing your portfolio's 'VAR' * The pivot from growth to value may have hit a short term peak in intensity yesterday * If correct, there may be developing value plays in growth - I like Am...
Let's look at seven names that you can buy right now and watch grow.
Short selling is a powerful tool, but it is not just the inverse of going long and requires a very different mindset to do it effectively.
* The sky is falling for the shares of many of the gewgaws of yesterday or of the week before! * I remain short the stuff that "they" have been buying * History rhymes... Some on our site and elsewhere have recoiled privately and publicly at my vie...
Those investors who hold Costco because they believe in the retailer are not among friends when it comes to many of their fellow stockholders.
One of the most continual themes in this market is that anything that was liked last year is hated this year.
* And a few more observations about speculative activity, "talking heads" and celebrity (investors) * Another new (speculative investing) paradigm? Hardly * As night follows day, the current speculative phase will end, and with it, countless traders...
"Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot. Nothing is going to get better. It's not." - Dr. Seuss Forget the markets. I am transitioning to book trading. Prices gapping through the roof on eBay . $20k. Wish I was long Dr. Seuss yesterday...
Sentiment has improved, but the key to the price action will be whether there are higher highs following early profit-taking.
I believe more sensible regulations should be considered and enforcement is needed to adapt to gains in technology.
It has become the market equivalent of the storming of the Capitol, and the viciousness must stop.
How quickly do we find support, is what we'll want to know now, as the correction is occurring while economic optimism builds.
Let's look at the move in bonds, how it will lead stocks -- and load the deck with some 'b-sides.'
While there are some good setups for stock pickers, the momentum is fizzling out very fast.
It's interesting that Tesla began to form a topping pattern around that same time that meme stocks stole the spotlight.
* Speculation is an almost constant condition - it has been going on thru the history of time * But manipulative practices ruin our markets * The introduction of a financial transaction tax and the elimination of near term (weekly) call options woul...
This can be a good environment for aggressive trading, but it's important to stay selective and disciplined.
The market's catalyst had everything to do with the virus... optimism that humankind might stuff that scourge back into Pandora's box.
Has the shift from loving tech stocks to hating them come full circle?
Stock pickers are back, and they working on short squeezes again.
Low borrowing costs have fueled the boom in stocks, and higher borrowing costs can just as surely kill it.
On Tuesday I wrote an evergreen column for TheStreet on short selling that hopefully communicated some important principles and tenets and can be returned to when shorts are considered. I wanted to re-post it here on Wednesday morning: When Short Se...
We saw a little panic creep in, didn't we? But check out this extreme number for the Nasdaq McClellan Summation Index.
It is time for the rebels who infiltrate every aspect of this market to try to recognize teaching from tyranny.
This is the third piece of a three-part series about the GameStop/Reddit saga.
When the seats are all inhabited by the sharks, they soon start to devour each other.