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Chevron, Goldman Sachs Boost DJIA Thursday

December 21, 2017: Markets opened higher again Thursday following the report that U.S. GDP growth in Q3 was 3.2%. Jobless claims were a little higher than expected. Tomorrow brings reports on personal income and spending, durable goods orders, and new home sales. WTI crude oil for February delivery settled at $58.36 a barrel, up 0.5% for the day. February gold added$1.00 on the day to settle at....More>>>

The 9 Best Stocks to Buy on the Dip

Don’t look now, but the S&P 500 is having its third-best year in the past decade, which is amazing when you consider we’ll be entering the tenth year of the bull market in March. It’s a big indication the 2008 financial crisis is clearly in the rearview mirror, making it very difficult to find cheap stocks to buy. 

With the S&P 500 up 16% year-to-date, it’s....More>>>

Apple, JPMorgan Boost DJIA on Monday

June 19, 2017: Markets opened higher Monday as tech and healthcare stocks carry the day. Th energy, telecom, and utilities lagged on Monday. No significant economic news was released today nor is any expected until Wednesday’s reports on existing homes and crude oil inventories. WTI crude oil for July delivery settled at $44.20 a barrel, down 1.2% for the day. August gold dropped....More>>>

Apple, JPMorgan Boost DJIA on Monday

June 19, 2017: Markets opened higher Monday as tech and healthcare stocks carry the day. Th energy, telecom, and utilities lagged on Monday. No significant economic news was released today nor is any expected until Wednesday’s reports on existing homes and crude oil inventories. WTI crude oil for July delivery settled at $44.20 a barrel, down 1.2% for the day. August gold dropped....More>>>

The Love For Tech Stocks – Cramer’s Mad Money (6/15/17)

Stocks discussed on the in-depth session of Jim Cramer’s Mad Money TV Program, Thursday, June 15.

While money was flowing out of tech stocks on Thursday, Cramer made the case to buy the tech stocks. “It might be worth remembering why we used to like tech in the first place, and why, despite what you see and hear, maybe you shouldn’t give up on it so easily. Despite....More>>>

Nike: Still The Best Bet In The Industry, At An Attractive Entry Point

Context, Leaders and Laggards

I have a different approach to sport goods stocks in comparison to many investors. I find it difficult to value, trade and invest in any sport goods stock using the same approach. I have been short Under Armour (UAA, UA) for a while and started to accumulate Nike (NYSE:NKE) shares a few months ago. I have recently opened a long on Skechers....More>>>

Nike Remains Top Athletic Company

Athletic footwear and apparel company Nike (NYSE:NKE) has been around since 1964. As the retail market has been facing tough competition against e-commerce business, how has Nike been holding up? Well, since the company’s financials continuously look better each year and it’s outperforming its competition, the popular company should be on investors’ minds right now.

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Take That, Nike! Adidas Plans to Produce 100,000 Pairs of 3D-Printed Shoes by 2018″

Athletic-shoe giant adidas AG (NASDAQOTH:ADDYY) announced on Friday that it’s partnering with venture-backed 3D printing company Carbon to manufacture Futurecraft 4D, a new line of athletic shoes for the mass market with 3D-printed midsolesthat will eventually be able to be customized.

Adidas is on track to leave in the dust industry heavyweight Nike (NYSE:NKE) and other athletic-shoe....More>>>

Caterpillar, Exxon Lead Dow Higher Thursday

April 6, 2017: Markets opened higher again Thursday and gathered strength until early afternoon when all three major indexes gave back most of the day’s gains. Energy and real estate led the S&P sectors, while telecom lagged. WTI crude oil for May delivery settled at $51.70 a barrel, up 1.1% on the day. June gold added 0.4% on the day to settle at $1,253.30. Equities were headed....More>>>

Apple, Disney Lead DJIA Higher Monday

March 20, 2017: Markets opened slightly lower Monday and traded close to the break-even line all day. Leading indicators and consumer sentiment readings were both strong. Only the materials sector traded high late in the afternoon while energy and utilities were the laggards. The blue chips were performing best. WTI crude oil for April delivery settled at $48.22 a barrel, down 1.2% on the....More>>>