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2021 could be a year in which the S&P Index shows little movement in the first half, but market pressures might mount over the last six months.
* In 2020 (despite broad February-March weakness) equities rose faster, valuations expanded far greater, and interest rates fell sharper than the consensus expected * 2021 could be a year in which the S&P Index shows little movement in the first hal...
The president hit the bid in order to avoid a government shutdown, and stop 'the people' out at $600.
"Ch-ch-changes Ooh, look out, you rock 'n' rollers Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes Turn and face the strange Ch-ch-changes Pretty soon now you're gonna get older Time may change me But I can't trace time I said that time may change me But I can't trace time" - ...
From Whitney Tilson's "Daily": For the last couple of months, my friend Doug Kass of Seabreeze Partners and I have been pounding the table on bank stocks, which have been ripping higher lately... They did so again yesterday after this news broke on...
There's also a report that the new vaccines appeared to maintain efficacy against new strain(s) of the virus.
Investors should not be too quick to dismiss small-cap dividend payers.
JP Morgan says its time for small and mid-caps to take a breather.
Though market breadth is still 2-1 (positive) I see developing pockets of concern and weakness. Most conspicuously, growthy FAANG has already reversed and the Nasdaq is well off the morning high. Tesla is even down on the day! Though banks remain up...
Here's why that old trading axiom of switching sides of the boat before it tips still holds truth.
Shares of State Street are catching a late Friday bid following reports the company is considering options for its asset management division... didn't JP Morgan's Jamie Dimon just say he was open to expanding the company's asset management business....
There is little to no fear in the air, relative to what we as investors, and we as a people, have been through.
Xiaomi last quarter replaced Apple as the world's No. 3 smartphone seller, but mostly it wants to eat Huawei Technologies' lunch.
The only expectation that I have for now is a near certainty in increased volatility caused by several factors.
What the Nasdaq experienced Monday is known not just as an 'Outside Day,' but an 'Outside Reversal,' and these can be dangerous.
The Russell 2000 outperformed the Nasdaq by 5.2 percentage points on Monday -- the largest outperformance ever recorded between the two indices.
* The Nasdaq rose by 300 handles and the S&P advanced by 67 handles * The market was easy to dance to and had a good beat- I give this trading day a "95" "My name is Dougie Kass and I am 19. I am from Rockville Centre, Long Island, and I rate this t...
Here's why a Republican Senate and a Democratic White House and House, may be nirvana for growth.
Perhaps the best thing for the markets that might come out of Tuesday's election would be certainty, regardless of outcome.
* The stars, fundamentals, "the pivot" (from growth to value), bond prices and charts might now be aligning to produce a strong short term rally in bank stocks The case for a near term rally in bank stocks may be (finally!) improving: * Fundamenta...
A value investor reviews six big Wall Street banks following their recent strong earnings reports.
The cash set aside to invest in Ant's prospective record-setting initial public offering is too much for the Hong Kong currency to handle.
Go with the banks. They are cheap and we learned this week with that big move up in rates, they will too.
Plus, a quick look at Southwest Airlines and why it remains the one airline to own.
Just take the three most obvious letters in FAANG -- Facebook, Apple, and Netflix -- they were all ideas from my children.
* And placing the stock on my Best Ideas List (short) * Large money centers have spent billions of dollars on technology to compete with Square, Pay Pal, et al. * This morning's JPMorgan announcement of point of sale innovation is meaningful Witho...
I shouldn't be surprised that I'm getting questions about the banking sector.
I don't pick stocks on politics, but was shocked to see how a majority of our Action Alerts PLUS holdings would perform if Joe Biden wins the White House.