|Day Low/High||143.02 / 144.04|
|52 Wk Low/High||105.94 / 154.36|
"If you work for a living, why the hell do you kill yourself working?" -- Tuco the Ugly" The Good, the Bad and the Ugly" I further added to my short exposure today in a quiet, pre-Thanksgiving trading session. And now it's time to run down "The Good...
For now the run has been easy. But, from my perch, going forward it may not be as much fun, it wont be easy. Changing leadership in a Trump world. Trade of the Week -- shorted iShares Russell 2000 Index ETF at $131.50. West Coast housing im...
"Today I am asking myself ... Did the FANG names just peak the way iShares NASDAQ Biotechnology Index ETF IBB did in 2015 and Energy Select Sector SPDR ETFXLE did in 2014? The S&P 500 Index kept rising, but those two groups were done!" -- Kass Diar...
Firms' 13F filings show how they've followed in the footsteps of the father of value investing.
Learn from the Brexit vote and don't assume the outcome based on currency movements and polls.
"I have no doubt that Anthony Weiner's name is irrefutable proof of the existence of God and that he has a wicked sense of humor!" -- My Thought of the Day For the Cleveland Indians or the Chicago Cubs it will be Heartbreak Hotel tonight. For Mr...
Both private equity firms and tech companies have shown a willingness to make 10-figure enterprise acquisitions. The fervor appears far from over.
A short "Takeaways" today as I have to prepare for some morning meetings. Down, up, down -- in a relatively volatile session. I am comfortable with yesterday's bearish moves. I sold more (short) today on the surprising (at least to me!) ramp...
A series of questions denigrated an amazing company.
Stocks rallied after a number of companies cleared low quarterly expectations.
IBM shares were lower Tuesday despite the company topping analysts top- and bottom-line third quarter expectations.
Back at morning highs and facing mild resistance at S&P 500 Index 2145/2149. WTI above $50 seems to put a bid under stocks, below $50 not so much. Stocks here and across the pond helped by rumors that sovereign funds may buy more equities. Volume a ...
IBM (IBM) can't decide if it wants to be a value or a growth stuck and that is displeasing investors, said TheStreet's Jim Cramer
The S&P 500 has already cut the day's gain in half.
But stock picking is difficult, the charts are not favorable.
"And when I see the sign that points one way The lot we used to pass by every day Just walk away Renee You won't see me follow you back home The empty sidewalks on my block are not the same You're not to blame." -- Left Banke, Walk Away Renee Renee ...
There hasn't been anything to like about IBM earnings since the beginning of 2013.
Investors will get a slew of earnings reports from major companies and a host of Federal Reserve speakers during the week of Oct. 17.
IBM is expected to report a year-over-year decline in third-quarter earnings and revenue after Monday's market close.
Do your homework before any trade, especially those around earnings.
As Barefoot Network's transformative switch chip looks to disrupt the market, its competitors are years behind.
These stocks have solid payouts and look good for long-term investors.
The media is not the message. With a little help from Johnny Mercer, did you know he founded Capitol Records? This is serious folks -- I see less of a reason to have an outsized long portfolio than at any time since Winter 2007. The market outlook...