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* In most periods trade with moderation - but when volatility rises so does my trading book * Don't catch the 'Stock Trading Jones' My trading activity during the spooky month of October was frenetic and my monthly trading (in shares) eclipsed any t...
Sometimes mergers and acquisitions are so good they start paying off right away.
Some groups that have been in horrendous bear market mode finally caught a bid.
With all the selling, the market is afraid of even the good buys, like Amazon and Northrop Grumman.
Shares closed Monday down 4.1% to $119.64, the lowest level since February 11, 2016.
IBM may have closed its talent gap but some are wondering if it can keep all the new developers?
But I will be looking for something else in the next few weeks.
In a market where little is working, I'll take my chances with a name that is.
The momentum of acquisitions isn't stalling. Here's what names might be in the mix.
I can see this group bottoming a heck of a lot faster than others.
I'm simply focusing on individual stocks at this point and am not too concerned about the macro picture.
IBM is very oversold based on its charts, but that is not a reason in itself to go long; indeed, shorts should consider covering their positions.
This month has been lousy, but there are factors that could still produce a year-end rally.
* The dark ages! * The RHT deal is a belated move that smacks of desperation and failure to grow organically For years IBM has been buying its shares into a backdrop of declining fundamentals. Over the weekend, IBM announced the acquisition of Red...
There is much talk that IBM is overpaying for Red Hat, but this deal is a net positive for the market as a whole.
IBM's shot at Amazon is aimed at the future, but is the short term cost too high?
They include holding a high level of cash, keeping stops tight and being patient.
We are in the midst of earnings season where we can piece together a mosaic of what's really going on in the economy.
It is very choppy and chaotic action out there but breadth is still solidly in the red.
The charts should tell us to continue to avoid this Dow Industrials icon.
Once again IBM reported a disappointing quarter with declines in its Cognitive Solutions and Technology Services & Cloud Platform - these declines compared to reports from others, like Adobe , do not inspire confidence in the company some used to ca...
Alright folks, it's time to wake up, grab that coffee or other beverage that helps you start the day, and let's get ready for the market day ahead. Doug Kass is off and I'm ready to go. It's going to be a busy morning given some of the earnings repo...
IBM's earnings report was disappointing, but Lam Research and Netflix rocked earnings.
The big issue now is whether the bulls can build on Tuesday's rally.
If you want to trade this market you basically have two choices.
Adobe released new guidance for the rest of this year and 2019. With 20% growth in the cards, this name is a buy.
Software growth, margin trends and China commentary are among the things to watch as Big Blue reports.