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As I keep saying, the key to the market is the action at the close.
Perhaps even more impressive than their revenue beat might the 10% growth in net income.
Cryptocurrencies do offer public value in their ability to move stored wealth across national borders in times of crisis.
The social media giant warned that it's losing access to some of the third-party data it uses for ad targeting. However, it still has a lot of first-party data it can leverage.
This trio of reasons plus a chart that remains in a bull channel all point to a stock that should continue to outperform the markets in 2020.
It's no secret that the Fed would like to get out of the short-term repo business.
* Hedge funds grow unpopular. * Why market timing is appealing. * What do Amazon , Google and Salesforce have in common?
* I am giving the market a wider than usual berth to rally before I reshort "When the music stops, in terms of liquidity, things will be complicated. But as long as the music is playing, you've got to get up and dance." - Chuck Prince (2007) I am qu...
While today is certainly risky, and DIS has earnings coming up next week, I would look at today as an opportunity to put on a position in DIS that is somewhat longer term.
While hardly a major technical breakdown at this point, this is the sort of corrective action that will create better trading conditions.
Many market players - including me - would be relieved to see a decent bout of selling.
There is only one way to logically navigate this action -- and that is to wait for the price action to shift.
Here's why we must closely watch earnings for Alphabet, Apple, Amazon and Microsoft.
This time it's different? This time it just might be. Enough to buy the shares?
Growth indices soundly trounced value indices in 2019 and it's starting the same way this year, but that trend can't last forever.
Can an active approach outperform a passive approach in small, deeper value names?
MSFT is not one of my names that has just kept on hitting target prices, thus forcing decisions. The stock is getting close though.
Pre-market futures are still pointing to a slightly up open as we try to end the trading week hitting more all-time highs. Fourth quarter earnings results continue to flow across the wires. Big financial firms have kicked off the earnings season thi...
BlackRock's doin' it, Microsoft's doin' it, so all traders should think about ESG-based investing.
The last few days have seen the topic of brick & mortar vs. digital or e-commerce sales once again take center stage. We chatted on this very topic this morning... but we have yet another confirmation sign in the following headlines: Bose is shutti...
As the Commerce Department drafts new Huawei export restrictions, some of its U.S. chip suppliers are better-positioned than others to limit the damage.
One concern for traders and investors would be that the good cheer created by the development of this Phase One deal, as well as actions taken by the FOMC, are nearing or at the point where the headline risk points in the other direction.
The tech giants are each wagering that new e-commerce and payments features for their platforms will boost ad sales.
I am very liquid, in gross terms now. For emphasis, a week ago (posted in "Long No More") I sold out my Amazon and Alphabet longs: I have sold the balance of my Alphabet (GOOGL) ($1402) and Amazon (AMZN) ($1907) longs. This reflects my ursine marke...
Capex trends, chip demand and IT spending commentary are among the things to watch as dozens of tech companies report this earnings season.
The NYSE used to be the center of capitalism, but now it's where actual engineering, not financial engineering, is taking place.
Chip suppliers and others are benefiting as smartphone camera counts rise and camera penetration rates grow in other markets.
It's likely the deal goes through, but I don't believe that attempting to take advantage of FIT's current 11% discount is worth the risk.
* In 2019 equities rose far faster and interest rates fell sharper than the consensus expected * 2020 could be a year of out-of-the-VIX thinking and mean reversion in valuations/stock prices as profits, politics, geopolitical events and other uncert...