Every night in 1995, I would deposit money overnight in a different currency… Sounds strange, I realize. But back then, as the vice president of a global mutual fund, one of my jobs was to execute our fund's trades. Once our U.S. trading day was done, we wanted our money to work for us overnight as well. We might put our money into French francs, German marks, or somewhere....More>>>
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I’ll sound like a broken record, but here it is: Canadian energy stocks have been battered once again.
What I said in August 2017:
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Now is the time to focus on value stocks, says canny stock picker John Buckingham, AFAM Capital’s chief investment officer, chief portfolio manager and editor of its “The Prudent Speculator” investment newsletter,....More>>>
Despite U.S. Attorney General Jeff Session’s tough stance on cannabis, the California marijuana market is only going to grow, and it could reach $20 billion a year in legal sales.
On Jan. 4, Sessions ended an Obama-era Department of Justice cannabis policy that prevented federal prosecutors from making marijuana cases in states where cannabis is legal.
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The U.S. dollar fell on Monday, losing ground against so-called commodity currencies as oil prices leapt on the prospects for an OPEC-led deal for continued production limits.
The greenback also lost ground against other major rivals, including the euro, extending the weakness the dollar saw on Friday, when downbeat economic data eroded much of last weeks gain.
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Although shares of Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE:ALK) are up about 50% over the past 12 months, I think there’s still a great deal of value here. In my view, investors should strongly consider taking a position in this name. I’ll go through my reasoning below by highlighting some of the elements of the recent financial performance. I’ll also provide a model of my future price forecast....More>>>
Small cap sensor film stock UniPixel Inc (NASDAQ: UNXL) is sinking by a double digit percentage in after-hours and pre-market trading after reporting Q4 earnings. The problem for UniPixel is that only a few analysts cover the small cap stock and the bottom line loss was a bit worst than the 10 cent loss they were expecting. The stock also had a slight uptick ahead of earnings:
Looking for a way to play the impending bounce in gold prices? You should be, and you should be looking at Nexus Gold Corp. (OTCMKTS:NXXGF, CVE:NXS) in particular. This junior gold miner is gelling at the exact right time, for all the right reasons.
First and foremost, gold prices are on the verge of bounce, largely driven by an impending pullback of the overextended U.S. dollar.
Today, our Under the Radar Moversnewsletter suggested shorting small cap wireless communications manufacturer RELM Wireless Corporation (NYSEMKT: RWC):
RELM Wireless isn’t apt to be a huge winner for is, though the odds of it being a winner of some size are significant. The deterioration is slow and steady, and the stock pulled under the 200-day moving average line (green) with little....More>>>