Has Netflix Found a Bottom?
by Chris Markoch (10/16/2019)
It’s been a tough year for Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX). One of the darling FAANG stocks, the streaming giant’s stock price is being battered by threats on multiple fronts. Read more.
What is FinViz? Best Ways to Use FinViz Stock Screener
by MarketBeat Staff (10/15/2019)
The screener enables traders to track the price movements of specific stocks and further monitor various signals and indicators. While the platform is not without its fair share of drawbacks, it is a useful resource for both new and experienced traders. Read more.
Investing and Stock Market Head Fakes
by Chris Markoch (10/8/2019)
An important thing to remember about the markets is that what you see at any given moment is the market’s interpretation of where a security is going to go. Read more.
Trulieve Cannabis Stock Analysis
by Patrick Crawley (10/7/2019)
Trulieve is a vertically integrated cannabis producer, this means that they cultivate cannabis and also sell it in their own retail stores. Read more.
Income Investors There’s a Bond Fund That’s Right for You
by Chris Markoch (9/30/2019)
When interest rates fall, bond yields rise. That’s the appeal of bonds. And despite a yield curve that is inverting for U.S. Treasury bonds, long-term bonds (seven years or more) historically pay a higher yield than short-term bonds. Read more.
Is Chipotle Stock Too Expensive?
by Chris Markoch (9/30/2019)
Chipotle (NYSE:CMG) stock is expensive. But does that mean it’s time to sell? The company gained a loyal following that saw the stock reach a high of over $700 a share Read more.
Is it Time to Take Profits?
by Chris Markoch (9/26/2019)
As the calendar turns to October, it may be time for you to consider trading some stocks that you might feel convicted about in the long run. Read more.
Short Selling - The Pros and Cons
by Patrick Crawley (9/19/2019)
Many prominent investors persuade novices from short selling at all, but there is an appropriate time and place for it in the right market environment Read more.
Guide to Options Trading: Part Two
by Patrick Crawley (9/17/2019)
Option spreads typically have a mix of written and held options, so your spread’s sensitivity to volatility will vary based on that concentration Read more.
Guide to Options Trading: Part One
by Patrick Crawley (9/16/2019)
An option is a contract between two parties that gives the holder the right, not the obligation, to buy or sell an asset at a specified price, for a given period of time. Read more.
What Apple Event Means for Apple Stock?
by Chris Markoch (9/10/2019)
Apple events have typically caused a sharp movement in the company’s stock – usually for the positive. This year, I’m expecting investors to largely shrug it off. Read more.
4 ETFs That Beat the S&P
by Chris Markoch (9/5/2019)
To a growing number of investors, an exchange-traded fund (ETF) combines the best of both worlds when they are looking for the versatility of owning individual stocks and the diversification of a mutual fund. Read more.
Three REITs that are great buys now
by Chris Markoch (8/13/2019)
One of the reasons that REITs are such an amazing investment is that they offer investors the dual benefits of capital appreciation and regular dividend payments. Read more.
Is it Time to Buy Disney Stock?
by Chris Markoch (8/9/2019)
Although investors were selling on the bad news, Disney stock analysts seemed to be unfazed. Of the 24 analysts surveyed by FactSet, 17 maintained their buy rating and the rest maintained a neutral stance. Read more.
Analysts cheer a safer, more secure MasterCard
by Chris Markoch (8/6/2019)
MasterCard has fundamentals that similar to competitors such as Visa (NYSE: V) and American Express (NYSE: AXP) which trade at lower P/E ratios, why are analysts still so bullish on MasterCard? Read more.
These Stocks are on Sale Now
by Chris Markoch (8/2/2019)
Investors need to have some objective metric to find undervalued stocks. A different approach is to look at a company’s price-to-earnings growth (PEG) ratio. Read more.
Earnings Season Winners and Losers
by Chris Markoch (7/26/2019)
As second-quarter earnings continue to come in, it’s not too early to start discussing the companies that have exceeded expectations and those that have come in below expectations Read more.
Where to Invest $20K Right Now
by Chris Markoch (7/16/2019)
Volatility adds risk, but the risk is a variable that investors can manage. Here are three suggestions for how to invest $20K for the rest of 2019. Read more.
Would an Interest Rate Cut be Wise?
by Chris Markoch (7/15/2019)
You can’t listen to the financial news without hearing one expert or another offering their opinion on the Federal Reserve’s potential rate cut at the end of this month Read more.
3 Reasons Why AbbVie Stock Still Has Value
by Chris Markoch (7/12/2019)
AbbVie has three more uninterrupted years for Humira to be their cash cow. AbbVie is also a dividend aristocrat, meaning they have been increasing their dividend for over 25 years. Read more.
The time for taking profits in stocks is …
by Chris Markoch (7/5/2019)
investors have been buying and selling stocks based on news surrounding the U.S. and Chinese trade war, the jobs report, the Federal Reserve and their position on the future direction of interest rates. Read more.
YOLO, FOMO and Your Retirement Plan
by Chris Markoch (6/25/2019)
Current retirees like to say that issues that result from FOMO and YOLO are exclusive to young people, but it's not just millennials with the problem Read more.