|Day Low/High||471.81 / 478.11|
|52 Wk Low/High||355.28 / 479.64|
It's a wonder to me how split this market really is.
Good reports from three stocks offer a way to play the French election angst.
There are nearly too many surging sectors to count.
Chemical companies, lumber producers and other sectors that should benefit from capital spending look to do well going forward.
The stocks of companies that show good fundamentals are a buy, not a sell.
After the election passes we are going to talk about companies again -- and these have done well.
I'm talking about head-to-head comparisons of companies.
This market malaise is politically derived, and it wouldn't take much to bring things back to life.
We used this week's declines to add to our positions in Teligent, Builders FirstSource and Sonus Networks.
Jim Cramer says the apparent slowdown companies in the housing sector have seen recently could be about to change after two big catalysts that are on the horizon.
Don't be tempted by price declines that still leave these stocks at optimistic valuations.
"It's not the news that counts -- it's how the stock market reacts to the news that counts." -- Richard Russell (hat tip to Sir Jeff Saut for the source of the quote) The above quote filled my head most of the day (General Motors , Ford , Caterpilla...
Results from Home Depot and others are worrisome.
Retail is a conspicuous loser this morning after bad misses at Masco , Sherwin-Williams , Whirlpool and by several restaurant chains. In the retail space, Home Depot is down $3 and Lowe's down $2, with Macy's and Nordstrom also lower. My only consum...
A recession is nearer than a lot of people believe and to prepare for its arrival investors should buy Alibaba, China Mobile, Sherwin Williams and the iShares MSCI India ETF.
With 7 positions set to report this week, we purposely stayed on the sidelines over the last few days.
Look for renewed decline toward $250 at some point in the fourth quarter.
The housing sector is marching on, pulling the economy along.
In this market looking for quality, even the best companies can hit a ceiling.
The appliance maker may be one way to play the looming refinance boom.