Q: The stock market seems to be reaching new record highs every day. Are there any stocks that still look cheap?
Corporate earnings have exhibited pretty impressive growth as a whole over the past few years, so the market’s performance is somewhat justified. However, many stocks do look to be rather expensive right now — particularly in the tech sector. Yet some bargains remain.
The last twenty years or so have been a mixed period for financial stocks, and for big banks like Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC). WFC stock had, like most other stocks, vastly overshot its intrinsic value during the dot-com bubble. Wells Fargo stock fell by about a third in late 1999.
But then came the good times — from then until the mortgage....More>>>
What a feeling it must be to be Apple (AAPL), a company with over $250bn in cash ready and able to break into any industry it wants to.
Now, TV is next. Shows like Planet of the Apps and Carpool Karaoke are familiar now that they have been a part of the mix for the summer. Given Apples large size, huge cash pile, and plateauing device sales, we believe a strategy of giving away....More>>>
The Q4 2016 earnings report forsmall cap Yelp Inc (NYSE: YELP) is scheduled forafter the market closes onThursday (February 9). Yelp Inc was last inour SmallCap Network Elite Opportunity (SCN EO) portfolioin August 2015with our SCN EO newsletterhaving this to say:
There’s no question YELP has recently fallen out of Wall Street favor, but if you consider they’re the still the biggest....More>>>
For many years, NVIDIA (NASDAQ:NVDA) has relied on Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (NYSE:TSM) to manufacture the graphics chips it designs. Today, most of NVIDIA’s Pascal architecture-based graphics processors — from the GeForce GTX 1060, designed for mainstream PC gamers, all the way through its cutting edge Tesla P100 datacenter accelerators — are manufactured....More>>>
Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) was worried about this, and so was traditional media. Bogus news sites had more traffic than legitimate ones late in the election cycle, according to a survey done by BuzzFeed:
A BuzzFeed News analysis found that top fake election news stories generated more total engagement on Facebook than top election stories from 19 major news outlets combined.
Memory-chip prices rebounded inthe second half of 2016 after slumping fortwo straight years. That recovery, which is expected to continue throughout this year, is mainly attributed to tighter supplies and rising demand among device makers.
That’s why many memory-chip stocks rallied over the past year. Let’s look at three promising plays in this cyclical market —....More>>>
On Wednesday, our Under the Radar Moversnewsletter suggestedsmall cap oncology stock Champions Oncology (NASDAQ: CSBR) as a buy for our short-term portfolio:
Normally we’d like for a new “turnaround” trade to be decisively above the 200-day moving average line (green) before pulling the trigger. We’re going to go ahead and step into Champions Oncology anyway, though,....More>>>
US President Donald Trump signs an executive order as Vice President Mike Pence looks on at the White House in Washington, DC on January 20, 2017. (Photo credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)
President Donald Trump wasted no time in chipping away at the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (sometimes called “ACA” or “Obamacare”). Today, shortly after he was sworn....More>>>
September Cocoa is trading at 2975, down 23 $/MT. December Cocoa is trading at 2972, down 22 $/MT.
Cocoa futures are trading lower after showing some gains early in the session.
Market talk chatter about global cocoa demand and West African weather is making the rounds.
In other New York Soft commodities;
September Coffee is trading at 147.70, up 1.15 cents/lb.