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Prev Close 1,422.86
Day Low/High 1,407.68 / 1,445.94
52 Wk Low/High 1,008.87 / 1,726.10
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 680.16B
Market Cap 967.78B
P/E Ratio 26.91
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4 Thoughts on Amazon's Echo, Fire TV and Cloud Gaming Launches

4 Thoughts on Amazon's Echo, Fire TV and Cloud Gaming Launches

Though limited for now, Amazon's Luna cloud gaming service has some selling points.

Zoom Is Not the Next Amazon

* Last night I shorted Zoom at $497/share From last night:  Sep 23, 2020 ' 06:53 PM EDT DOUG KASS Shorting It Out After Hours I am shorting Zoom (ZM) in the after hours. More on Thursday. Position: Short ZM   The newest "shiny object" that the retai...

Morning Moves

I reestablished small long investments in Alphabet ($1402) , Disney ($121.93), and Amazon ($2977) on the opening. All three have been on my Best Ideas List for a while.  I have also added to my long rental under $321 in pre-market trading. My initia...

Companies Like Zoom and Snowflake Are Valued as if Competition Doesn't Matter

Companies Like Zoom and Snowflake Are Valued as if Competition Doesn't Matter

In the past, investors were often too quick to sell off fast-growing upstarts due to competitive fears. But at current valuations, risks seem to be completely ignored.

Stay Cool -- and Prep for Investment Opportunities

* This is not your father's market -- as old rules don't apply   If your trading and investment decisions are based solely on price action (and charts) you should stop reading this column!   Since two Wednesdays ago, I have been looking for a series...

Jim Cramer: We're Feeling the Wrath of the Sellers - And It's About Time

Jim Cramer: We're Feeling the Wrath of the Sellers - And It's About Time

The greedy are, at last, getting blown out, and the prudent being vindicated. I see three buckets of stocks that intrigue me now.

It Is Paying to Be Active Rather Than Passive With These Value Portfolios

It Is Paying to Be Active Rather Than Passive With These Value Portfolios

With a month to go for these portfolios, the Active version is outperforming the Passive one, though both are crushing their Russell kindred.

The Strong Case For Walmart

* I am placing WMT on my Best Ideas List this morning * My twelve month price target is $175/share  Walmart seems to be the ideal investment for the next 1-2 years based on the following considerations:  * My baseline expectation is that the Democra...

5 Thoughts on Microsoft's $7.5 Billion Deal to Buy Bethesda Softworks

5 Thoughts on Microsoft's $7.5 Billion Deal to Buy Bethesda Softworks

The deal drives home how strategically important gaming is to Microsoft right now. But there is one big unanswered question.

Jim Cramer: Guess What? It's Not 1999, So Start Some Buying, Not Some Selling

Jim Cramer: Guess What? It's Not 1999, So Start Some Buying, Not Some Selling

I think that when I see the kind of across the board give up as we have today, I think it's healthy not toxic.

Uncertain Times, Uncertain Markets, the RBG Factor, TikTok Deal: Market Recon

Uncertain Times, Uncertain Markets, the RBG Factor, TikTok Deal: Market Recon

Are equity markets oversold? Sorry to say, but I don't think so. Not yet.

50-Day Line in the Sand, Don't Blame Powell, Crude Awakening: Market Recon

50-Day Line in the Sand, Don't Blame Powell, Crude Awakening: Market Recon

Plus, the chart of Novocure Limited is a real attention-grabber while the chart of Apple bears watching.

Jim Cramer: You Saw Snowflake. Now Get Ready for the Blizzard

Jim Cramer: You Saw Snowflake. Now Get Ready for the Blizzard

What happens after this is likely a flurry of deals that will require more selling and that begins to cut into the tech stocks with much lower valuations like Facebook, Apple and Alphabet.

Parsing the Breakdown of FAANG

Parsing the Breakdown of FAANG

The recent market leaders appear to be running out of steam, while stalwart stocks are grinding higher, with Verizon notable among them.

Snowflake's IPO, Fed Day, Trading Adobe, Cut Kraft?: Market Recon

Snowflake's IPO, Fed Day, Trading Adobe, Cut Kraft?: Market Recon

The FOMC, and Powell himself, will have to address the central bank's plan to target average consumer level inflation over time.

TikTok Ditches Microsoft, Tries Ties with Oracle

TikTok Ditches Microsoft, Tries Ties with Oracle

TikTok tries to satisfy the Gordian Knot of Trump push and Chinese pull through partnership deal with Larry Ellison's Oracle.

Challenging Markets, Nvidia Acquires Arm, Oracle Wins TikTok, Vaccine Update

Challenging Markets, Nvidia Acquires Arm, Oracle Wins TikTok, Vaccine Update

Also, several scheduled events this week, election risk, earnings to watch.

How to Find Your 'Formula' for Making Great Stock Picks

How to Find Your 'Formula' for Making Great Stock Picks

The power and beauty of the stock market is that there are new opportunities every day.

Breadth Turns Negative

Breadth has turned negative and a number of the leading market stocks (e.g. Amazon , Google and Microsoft  ) have turned into the red.

New Buy (and Short) Levels

* My revised levels I don't want there to be any ambiguity about the size of my positions or about my buy and short levels as I strive for as much transparency as possible. "When the time comes to buy, you won't want to." -- Walter Deemer "When the ...

Jim Cramer: Big Money Talks, but Not the Same Language as the Little Guy

Jim Cramer: Big Money Talks, but Not the Same Language as the Little Guy

Giant money managers give sweeping views of investing in "the market" while the small investor is looking for great individual stocks.

Is It the Beginning of the End of the Virtuous Market Cycle?

* A river is generally easier to channel than to stop. * But these are not typical investment times. * Given the unusual nature, artificial/distorted conditions (fiscal and monetary policy) and outside influences -- SoftBank (I am short), David Port...

Whale Watching, Winning Streak Ends, Nagging Questions: Market Recon

Whale Watching, Winning Streak Ends, Nagging Questions: Market Recon

Plus, an early look at third-quarter earnings expectations and an admonition to heed the words of Arthur Cashin.

Japan's Softbank Maverick Makes Billions as 'Nasdaq Whale'

Japan's Softbank Maverick Makes Billions as 'Nasdaq Whale'

Masayoshi Son, the man behind the Softbank Group, has orchestrated a trading strategy that has helped push call-option trading on U.S. tech companies to US$335 billion per day.

Here's What I Like Into Next Week

Here's What I Like Into Next Week

The tanking of the Nasdaq 100 seems to have scared people.

Matching Downside Protection With Upside Potential in Akebia Therapeutics

Matching Downside Protection With Upside Potential in Akebia Therapeutics

This covered call strategy is an effective way to navigate an overbought market.

No Ordinary Month, Fear September?, Put/Call Ratio, TikTok Bidding War, Amazon

No Ordinary Month, Fear September?, Put/Call Ratio, TikTok Bidding War, Amazon

How September markets digest August ahead of momentous events will be far more important to uptrend maintenance than how August closed.

Rapid Test, Rapid Dow Rally?

Rapid Test, Rapid Dow Rally?

Here's what I expect to happen to the market near term off this potentially game-changing development.