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It's still not a stock picker's market, but have a list of names ready to perform amid the coronavirus crisis.
Now we need the gowns and masks from China to help fight this battle on the front lines.
Investors are wise to take a wait-and-see approach amid store closures, furloughs, social distancing and other measures in response to the outbreak.
With 47 years of dividend performance under its belt, Walmart is the best stock right now as consumers tighten their belts -- here's why.
Consumers who never before considered buying certain items online are now doing so. Once they get used to the convenience, that habit will become permanent.
Your portfolio is integrally connected to the economy so let me offer what I think can be done to save your portfolio from being ravaged by this scourge, Covid-19.
If this group begins to outperform, then I'd use it as an indication of caution.
Markets have never had to price in a global economic collapse of this magnitude before. And a very real danger exists for small businesses.
Apple and these other big names must break the December 2018 lows to reach an investable level again.
I still don't think it's a terrible time to begin accumulating shares in quality companies for the long-term.
As I've stated before, I'm looking for names that are 'stupid cheap', and I'm not sure we're there yet.
What is crazy is the movement in names that have been winners up to now.
It's online, off-price, or nothing in the time of the coronavirus.
The massive movement toward sector ETFs is just simply not prudent. Here is why.
I would rather be long either Amazon, which I am, Costco, which I am, or Walmart, which I am not.
I would still like to see a day where the broad indices perform well on volume that grows from the day prior, but is that because I am too experienced?
You have to invest with your eyes wide open -- especially to the mirage of stock-based exchange-traded funds.
Every minute detail and data point is misinterpreted to paint a positive picture for stocks.
Walmart shoppers know it's never a good thing to pay more than everybody else for the same merchandise -- the same goes for stock.
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* The extent of the coronavirus contagion is being understated by Chinese authorities * Supply chain interruptions and demand concerns (caused by the coronavirus) are being ignored and underpriced by the financial markets * For the foreseeable futur...
The indexes simply refuse to do the logical thing and pull back, which would help bears and bulls alike.
Earlier today, Bob Lang and I used the day's weakness in Apple and Qualcomm shares to nibble modestly... we are hardly from a full position size in either, and will look to opportunistically build that out at favorable prices. With Walmart's Decemb...
It generally pays to stay with the trend in force and to focus more on closing prices than opening prices.
How about some potentially positive news... Casinos in Macau are set to reopen Wednesday (Feb. 19), which is expected to provide some relief to casino operators including Las Vegas Sands , MGM Resorts International , Wynn Resorts and Galaxy Enterta...
The bulls are relying on central banks and the belief that the economic impact of the coronavirus will be temporary.