Volatility in the technology sector is hitting a rare high. Compared with the overall market, the tech sector is as volatile as it has been since 2002. Extreme volatility is scary... High volatility means big price swings... And big price swings can make you feel like you're
Cliffs Natural Resources (CLF) shares have been under pressure since March. The downside was very significant -- a stock that traded around $12 at its highs traded below $6 a few days ago. However, it appears as if the downside momentum has finally ended and Cliffs is able to return to the previo
Non farm payroll numbers certainly disappointed Friday with the USD selling off following the report. Nonetheless, it is important to note that after revisions, an average of 232,000 jobs have been created over the last three months which is a very healthy pace of hiring.
Whilst hiring has been healthy over the last three months, low wage growth and underemployment continues to suggest the....More>>>
Barclays analyst Jason Goldberg and team have “long been attracted to” shares of JPMorgan Chase (JPM), even before news that CEO Jamie Dimon spent $26 million dollars to buy shares in the mega-bank. With JPMorgan’s investor day coming up on Feb. 23, they explain why:
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We have long been attracted to the shares of JPMorgan, given....More>>>
One popular approach to investing based on Benjamin Graham’s methods is to use the so-called “Graham Number.” There are some important differences between the Graham Number and the Graham Formula, but using the Graham Number is definitely useful even if the investor only uses it as a screening tactic.
I have selected the best companies trading below their Graham Number.....More>>>
Willamette Valley Vineyards (NASDAQ: WVVI) is a nano-cap winery located in Turner, Oregon. The company produces various mid end, premium, and ultra-premium wines including the Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Pinot Gris, Ros茅 and Riesling varieties. We usually cover tech stocks but we are big fans of wine and even bigger fans of undervalued stocks; WVVI certainly fits the bill for both. WVVI has enjoyed....More>>>
As I said yesterday, 'tis the season for last-minute gifts… no matter who you are. I shared the names of four potential books for the children in your life. Now, for the adults on your holiday gift list… The True Believer, by Eric Hoffer America once had a longshoreman philosopher, a Socrates of the docks. Eric Hoffer had no formal education, but he had....More>>>
Stocks discussed on the in-depth session of Jim Cramer’s Mad Money TV Program, Tuesday, February 28.
When Domino’s Pizza (NYSE:DPZ) crushed earnings and Target (NYSE:TGT) got hammered, Cramer is convinced that the stay-at-home economy is getting strong. The comparisons between these two stocks are perfect metaphors for the current environment. Stocks such as Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN),....More>>>
Riding on improving consumer sentiment, Ford (NYSE:F) brushed aside investors concerns by posting a much better than expected November sales number. The better than expected sales growth saw Ford stock gaining more than 4%. The stock is however down 11% YTDas investors are worried that US auto market has peaked for now. Also, the rising interest rates may adversely impact the stock. However, Ford’s....More>>>
Arean van Veelen (left) and Nick Huzar (right) are the co-founders of OfferUp. (Photo Credit: OfferUp)
At the 2013 White House Correspondents Dinner, Conan O’Brien quipped that Matt Drudge, founder of the Drudge Report, was not in attendance because “he had a prior commitment to teach a web design class in 1997.”
Successful minimalist websites are a rarity, but Drudge....More>>>
This week, we take our third look at Gran Colombia Gold (OTCPK:TPRFF), the largest underground gold and silver producer in Colombia. Early in 2016, the company concluded a complete debt restructuring. Since that time, it has continued to excel, posting excellent gains in both production and revenues. Its Q2 and YTD results showcase a company that is thriving.
"Big Three" U.S. automaker General Motors (GM) is finally admitting the obvious... The boom in auto sales is peaking. As news service Reuters reported following the company's conference call on Monday... "The market is definitely slowing... it's s
Facebooks (FB) recent announcement that it will roll out a global advertising platform for its Messenger app should inspire more people to bet on this company. This move certainly convinced me to stay long FB. Mark Zuckerberg stated back in February 2014 that he personally believes that ads are n