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* And stronger The dominance of the FAANG, plus Microsoft , franchises was visually seen in the spew of excellent EPS reports over the last few days. Back in late 2018, when I added Facebook , Amazon and Alphabet to my Best Ideas List, I suggested...
We need Apple and Facebook to finish strong to show that there are some willing momentum chasers.
Action is mixed as the Fed talks and investors digest big reports by Alphabet, and look to ones by Apple.
We have a debate raging between those who think that the reason we are going up is because of liquidity and those who believe it's because of the many attractive opportunities.
Do your homework. Don't trust the stock. Trust the CEO and trust yourself.
It is very easy to find yourself stuck in a 'good' stock that just isn't doing anything right now.
The US Ten Year Note has been on the move, and the US Dollar Index has also been climbing overnight.
This is not an easy market right now, but the opportunities will eventually appear if we keep slogging away.
With the economy apparently growing robustly, the Fed has to watch how the president's plans play out in terms of the size and scope of deficit spending.
Can the small-caps build on this action and gain further momentum?
Here's why it's best to focus on a few names that interest you most or influence your portfolio, and not chase every report.
So far, for the season, the blended rate of earnings growth for the first quarter now stands at an incredible 33.8%.
The market was surprised by aggressive tax proposals that whacked a small-cap recovery just as it started to build.
Because unlike almost any other companies in the world, they get the benefit of the doubt, and they deserve it.
The 'organic' economy has to take over at some point, and at that point, at least in theory, demand for credit should accelerate.
Let's look at Nvidia, Microsoft and the FAANG names to see what's really possible.
You can rock on for now while the music is still playing, but be prepared for the inevitable 'out of the blue' sour note.
ARK Invest reported last night that it took a 1% position in Google after recently selling it several hundred dollars ago. Up from $1,700/share in late January 2021, Google is trading over $2,250 in premarket trading this morning. I just don't get t...
* Like Led Zeppelin's iconic and mystical 1971 song, the market's advance has become almost an imbedded religious experience now * Buy the classics - the classic laggards (like ViacomCBS, Discovery and Amazon) * Rock on for now while the music is st...
I find his comments about China the most compelling after his salvo about racial equality.
I find this action most likely to be less than sustainable, without provoking an algorithmic counter. In other words, don't just be nimble, but tread softly.
The S&P index eclipsed last week's prior all-time high today. The skeptic would write that a 58 handle rise in the S&P Index and a 225 advance in the Nasdaq index was accompanied by only five to three advancers to decliners. The skeptic would al...
Amid the vaccine rollout, we have low rates, money coming from the government to families, and a Fed committed to creating jobs. Here's what it all means for investors.
The Korean conglomerate, once the world's third largest mobile phone maker, failed to find a buyer for its loss-making business.
These transportation-related picks include EVs, new developments in battery technology, online auto sales, ride-sharing and an Uber-type helicopter service.
Here's why the institutional stewards of capital who are taking back control of the market are salivating over a dirty old iron company.
Word is that Biden will introduce the first part of two spending plans that will likely cost anywhere from $2 trillion to $2.5 trillion over eight years.
Once you recognize that growth versus value is a false dichotomy than we can figure out what's ailing so much of the market.