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The Bear Case for Apple Inc. Stock: An In-Depth Look

There’s a seeming contradiction when it comes to Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Apple stock now sits just off an all-time high. Last Thursday, its market capitalization hit $934 billion — the highest ever for a U.S. company. The iPhone is the most profitable product ever created — and it’s driven huge returns in AAPL stock, which has nearly tripled over the past five years and....More>>>

Pluralsight: Okay To Learn, Expensive To Invest?

Pluralsight (PS) has gone public in an IPO which has attracted a lot of demand for the usual reasons, that is being a cloud offering, providing recurring revenues, focusing on software, learning, and growth. In reality, growth is solid, yet sales multiples are high while losses have increased quite aggressively in 2017, as the company operates in a very competitive field.

Given the high sales....More>>>

Alphabets Self-Driving Cars Could Start Making Money Soon

Self-driving cars haven’t yet hit commercialization as they are still in the conception phase. But IHS Markit estimatesthat they could eventually make up for over a quarter of new vehicle sales in the long run once adoption starts hitting critical mass in the next couple of years.

One of the best ways to tap into this opportunity is through Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL). The....More>>>

How Netflix, Inc. Uses Big Data to Grow Sales and Shareholder Value

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) stock has doubled in the last 12 months, climbing steadily from $160 per share to $328.19 per share as of Wednesday’s close. In recent years, the company has been spending more and more money on content development — a reality that’s left NFLX with over $15 million in liabilities in 2017 compared to a third of that total in 2014.

That trend is....More>>>

Arista: Is It A Rising Or Setting Sun?

There is a famous story about Benjamin Franklin and the framing of the constitution. Dr. Franklin was the oldest and perhaps the most widely accomplished delegate to the Constitutional Convention of 1787. Dr. Franklin was quite feeble by then (He was 81, a great age for most individuals in the 18th Century and he could not stand to deliver his speeches at the convention and so attended the sessions....More>>>

Arista: Is It A Rising Or Setting Sun?

There is a famous story about Benjamin Franklin and the framing of the constitution. Dr. Franklin was the oldest and perhaps the most widely accomplished delegate to the Constitutional Convention of 1787. Dr. Franklin was quite feeble by then (He was 81, a great age for most individuals in the 18th Century and he could not stand to deliver his speeches at the convention and so attended the sessions....More>>>

Google Just Lost a Huge Advertising Customer

Remember whenAlphabet(NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL) subsidiary Google’s then-CEO Eric Schmidt said that Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) was the search giant’s biggest competitor? That sounded counterintuitive, since Google was aggressively competing with Apple at the time in the smartphone market, but Schmidt was referring to the fact that many of Google’s most lucrative ads come from online....More>>>

good penny stocks

Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) is a solid dividend stock that is at a crossroads. It has somehow managed to stay afloat in the world of mobile communications, while generating great cash flow, and thus being able to pay what is now 4.9% dividend.

However, with consolidation going on between telecom companies and content providers, Verizon is currently out in the cold. In addition, now that....More>>>

3 Growth Stocks I'm Holding Onto No Matter How Bumpy the Market Gets

We could be in for a bumpy ride.

Like mosttravelers, I always hate hearing those words when I’m on an airplane. Thankfully, I’m not sitting on a jet about to hit turbulence right now. But I am invested heavily in the stock market. And not only might we be in for a bumpy ride ahead, it’s already been turbulent so far in 2018.

However, I think the response passengerstake....More>>>

3 Growth Stocks I'm Holding Onto No Matter How Bumpy the Market Gets

We could be in for a bumpy ride.

Like mosttravelers, I always hate hearing those words when I’m on an airplane. Thankfully, I’m not sitting on a jet about to hit turbulence right now. But I am invested heavily in the stock market. And not only might we be in for a bumpy ride ahead, it’s already been turbulent so far in 2018.

However, I think the response passengerstake....More>>>