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There are some big shifts Wednesday in names that have recently been the hottest.
Focus on individual stock picking, and take a look at small-caps, as earnings season continues.
The Snapchat parent's stock is up strongly following a Q4 beat. However, user growth remained elusive and cash burn continued.
Do you own stocks of companies whose products people will pay more for because they think they are prestigious?
Three groups of buyers are driving Apple stock higher.
Alphabet's investors' call highlighted the challenges that the digital retail and tech giants are facing, right now. They can't seem to please anyone.
It was so lopsided to the upside that the complacency was striking.
Healthcare is attracting some very healthy competition among mega-cap names.
I think this truly defines what has gone on with tech stocks since the latest reporting period began.
Without Apple doing so well Monday the indices would look much different.
Q4 earnings should tell us a great deal about what to expect in 2019.
The big question now is how far stocks can run when the market starts to worry again about actual growth.
Buckle up after Super Sunday.
In both situations you must manage your 'assets' or players in a way that produces the best results.
Proofpoint and Symantec's earnings reports just gave a fresh lift to a security tech space that continues seeing healthy growth. Here are a couple of relatively low-risk options for playing it.
The worst December in a very long time led to the best January since 1987.
Covered and then reshorted Added to my , and shorts (moved to medium-sized from neutral) Bought some SPY puts (maturing at the close) Bought small Sold some (after the run from the low $40s -moved from medium to small) I was a bit over my skiis long...
I am becoming slightly more cautious on the overall investment landscape.
Xtrackers Harvest CSI 300 China A-Shares is the purest China ETF play, though there are others to consider, too.
The real takeaway for AMZN for me, and the main reason that I am even in the name on a semi-permanent basis, is AWS.
This earnings season can best be described as 'better than feared.'
The electric car maker's latest production goals for the Model 3, Model Y and Semi truck differ considerably from prior goals.
With a blowout earnings result the latest scandal isn't impacting shares.
If expectations are as low as they get and you trump those expectations, you've got a winner.
I added to my Apple short rental on today's further strength - raising my cost basis to about the current price. See my previous post on the iPhone manufacturer earlier this morning.
The social media giant may have fought off much of the fears about its fortunes with its latest results.
I continue to be Bearish on Apple as described in early January: * Apple's abrupt and sizable preannouncement heralds the end of the company's growth and best days * Apple pushed the envelope of demand elasticity * The miss is a sign that the danger...
The indices are running into heavy resistance as they hit the levels we last saw in early December, but the bears that keep trying to catch a reversal are providing short-squeeze fuel.
Buy weak names, and hold falling names that were up a lot going into earnings, as they won't be down for long.