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
After reviewing six new surveys and studies from financial services firms and the U.S. government, I’ve decided that Americans’ position on retirement planning can be summed up in, well not a word exactly, but an emoji: The Shruggie. ¯_(ツ)_/¯
Yes, people believe there’s a national retirement crisis — though they say they’re not having one personally,....More>>>
According to the GuruFocus All-in-One Screener, several gurus are focusing on stocks whose Peter Lynch fair values are far above the current prices. The following stocks are trading with wide margins of safety and have positive performances over the past 12 months.
Wi-LAN Inc. (WILN) is trading around $1.83 per share. The Peter Lynch value gives the stock a fair price of $2.3 so the stock....More>>>
After two years of lackluster returns, the price of a single coin soared more than 100% this year putting bitcoin on track for its best annual performance since 2013. A wave of exuberance carried bitcoin from around $90 in January of that year to an all-time high of $1,242.
Bitcoins market capitalization sailed past $14.5 billion as the price of a single....More>>>
Amazon’s real growth strategy will continue to drive upside in AMZN stock for years to come.
Amazon’s(NSDQ:AMZN)growth inside and outside the United States has been relentless in the last ten years, and their double-digit growth has continued even after the company crossed over into the 100-billion-dollar annual sales territory. As the top line gets bigger and bigger, sustaining....More>>>
Last night, the world celebrated the sun completing one more revolution around the Earth. Despite the similarity of this point in the sun’s revolution to anything other point, people sat down, reflected on the past year, and made decisions for the future. One group that has been hit harder than many other this past year is oil companies. After peaking at more than $100....More>>>
Vickers Stock Research, Argus’ sister company, calculates proprietary Sell/Buy Ratios using data from recent Form-4 filings (through which insiders register purchases and sales of their stock with the SEC), notes Stephen Biggar of Argus Research.
Director and Beneficial Owner Willem Mesdag at Destination XL Group Inc. (DXLG) continues to increase his holdings. Since January 11,....More>>>
As earnings season winds down, investors will be keeping a sharp eye on whether financial stocks and other risk-on plays can maintain their recent momentum, and on retail stocks, which begin reporting in earnest in the coming week.
Stocks finished Friday higher with closing records from the Dow Jones Industrial Average ....More>>>
"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