Charles Schwab Corp (SCHW)

62.66
NYSE
Prev Close 63.27
Day Low/High 61.95 / 63.66
52 Wk Low/High 62.84 / 96.24
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 1896.35B
Market Cap 119.98B
P/E Ratio 27.55
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
Fed, Interest Rates, Earnings, Markets, China's Economy, Domestic Economics

Fed, Interest Rates, Earnings, Markets, China's Economy, Domestic Economics

Place a percentage on the likelihood of recession? It sounds more like someone trying harder to not get it wrong than trying to get it right.

A New Big-Cap Buy That Benefits From Higher Interest Rates

A New Big-Cap Buy That Benefits From Higher Interest Rates

My main strategy now is short-term trades and very small incremental buys for the longer term.

Upgrades/Downgrades

Upgrades Charles Schwab ( ) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Compass Point; tgt $98 Ferrari ( ) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Exane BNP Paribas Finmeccanica SpA (FINMY) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Deutsche Bank First Financial ( ) upgraded ...

Here Are My 4 Rules for Investing, Using Charles Schwab as an Example

Here Are My 4 Rules for Investing, Using Charles Schwab as an Example

Let me show you why it always pays to trust the numbers, not the analysts.

Investing in Asset Managers: 8 Brokerage Buys

Investing in Asset Managers: 8 Brokerage Buys

Experts highlight their favorite investments among investment bankers and brokerage firms.

Spiking Yields, Catastrophic Miss, Welcome to Week 3, Bat Signal? Walmart Crypto

Spiking Yields, Catastrophic Miss, Welcome to Week 3, Bat Signal? Walmart Crypto

In short, Friday was simply an absolute disaster for the U.S. in macroeconomic terms.

10 Top Picks in Fintech and Finance for 2022

10 Top Picks in Fintech and Finance for 2022

Newsletter advisors this year are focused on smaller niche plays in private equity, business development, credit, mortgages, money transfers and fintech.

The Death of Mutual Funds Has Been Somewhat Exaggerated

The Death of Mutual Funds Has Been Somewhat Exaggerated

As mutual fund issuers continue to explore the ETF marketplace, investors will likely get more options. Here's what to watch.

2022 Will Separate Traders Who Know Their 'Options' From Those Who Don't

2022 Will Separate Traders Who Know Their 'Options' From Those Who Don't

As we enter a new year, expect the fast and furious moves to continue in volatility and options volumes. But this factor will make the difference for those looking to make money.

Schwab's Charts Remain Strong and Are Headed Higher

Schwab's Charts Remain Strong and Are Headed Higher

Here's our price target for now.

Super Thursday, Filling Gaps, Crypto Regulator Talk, Amazing Alcoa, AMD Love

Super Thursday, Filling Gaps, Crypto Regulator Talk, Amazing Alcoa, AMD Love

Plus, an FDA advisory panel gives a unanimous boost to a Moderna booster shot and Boeing slumps on a negative news report.

Let's Check the Results of My Pre-Election Lesson

Let's Check the Results of My Pre-Election Lesson

Here I'll follow up on an article from last October and how the advice turned out.

Would a Payment for Order Flow Ban End the Fun for Robinhood and Meme Stocks?

Would a Payment for Order Flow Ban End the Fun for Robinhood and Meme Stocks?

Let's examine the important implications of a potential end to PFOF.

Taking Smart Risks Is the Safest Way to Invest

Taking Smart Risks Is the Safest Way to Invest

Let me show you when you should put money into stocks.

Bitcoin Bets: Coinbase, MicroStrategy and Riot Blockchain

Bitcoin Bets: Coinbase, MicroStrategy and Riot Blockchain

Bit by bit, leading growth experts highlight a trio of companies involved in the cryptocurrency market.

I Call BS to Robinhood's Stock Price

* To be frank, I also call BS to those who are now endorsing HOOD's shares * Many of the same pundits who supported the shares of other meme stocks - like GME and AMC (that have recently crashed and burned) - are now endorsing HOOD * History will rh...

Market Discomfort, Suffering Small-Caps, Understanding Powell, Manchin's The Man

Market Discomfort, Suffering Small-Caps, Understanding Powell, Manchin's The Man

The Russell 2000 is now down not just back-to-back sessions, but six sessions in the last eight with all six of those "down" days having given up 0.9% or more.

Schwab Cut to Neutral at Goldman

Jobs Data Distortion, Fire Warning, Put/Call Intrigue, Fat Chance of Global Tax

Jobs Data Distortion, Fire Warning, Put/Call Intrigue, Fat Chance of Global Tax

Plus, we take quick looks at the charts of Apple and Tesla to discern what may lie ahead for those stocks.

Minding Mr. Market

* The decline in speculative stocks has been historic and broad-based - something I have been expecting for months * I remain bearish on the overall outlook for equities   Yesterday's market was brutal and broad-based to the downside:  * The specula...

Daily Affirmations With Dougie Kass: On Coinbase

"I am going to write a good Diary on Real Money Pro today... and I am going to help people. Because I am good enough, I am smart enough and doggone it, people like me." - Daily Affirmations With Dougie Kass Today's Affirmations is about Coinbase - t...

Schwab Update

* The outlook worsens a bit  Schwab is on my Best Ideas (short).  Compared to many other financial intermediaries, SCHW reported a disappointingly small beat relative to consensus for 1Q2021.  More importantly, the company's conference call revealed...

The Reflex Game, Re-Rotation, Big Bank Bonanza, Oil Demand, Johnson & Johnson

The Reflex Game, Re-Rotation, Big Bank Bonanza, Oil Demand, Johnson & Johnson

How Interesting. On Wednesday, market participants rotated out of the un-rotation that had been in vogue for most of April.

Sell The Winners Buy The Losers, Dayenu?

* In a (price) momentum based investment world the winners often get overextended and the losers often get oversold  "Ilu ho-tsi, ho-tsi-a-nu, Ho-tsi-a-nu mi-Mitz-ra-yim, Ho-tsi-a-nu mi-Mitz-ra-yim, Da-ye-nu! .. CHORUS: .. Dai, da-ye-nu, .. Dai, da-...

Nothing Normal About This Market

The speculative gewgaws have lost their bids again and are falling back to earth.  , , , ,  , , etc., getting taken to the woodshed.  Usually this portends broader market weakness - but there is nothing normal about this market.  Meanwhile, in part ...

Banks, Markets, 'Hard' vs 'Rotational' Corrections, and the Declining Reward/Risk Opportunity

"Price is what you pay, value is what you get." - Warren Buffett  The modest decline in bond yields, and rise in bond prices, coupled with some risk that a robust economic recovery may be more tentative than many expect recently underscore the sensi...

Three Short Moves

I would continue to scale out of banks and consider shorting and in here. I would be adding to a Delta Air Lines  short in here.    

Some Trading and Investing Ideas

* What to do now  I continue to like ViacomCBS and Discovery as long trade rentals.  I liked yesterday's pin action in Verizon , Walmart , and Twitter .  And I would invest in all three at current prices - on the long side.  I still like Schwab  and...

There Is No Market Leadership

* Slowly, but very surely, prior market leaders have crashed * At times, markets can churn when leadership is unclear or non existent * But, given current high valuations, a more ominous market outcome seems more likely * Consider "Uncle" Bob Farrel...

Jim Cramer: In Jay We Trust

Jim Cramer: In Jay We Trust

Here's why the Fed chief will probably be proven dead right in his views of inflation.