Latest Articles in Stocks

  • How Your Kids (Or Grandkids) Can Become Millionaires
    on June 20, 2018 at 7:06 am

    I recently met with some human resources personnel long story I ll skip the whys and wherefores They walked me through their services with a snazzy presentation Some of the slides had video they showed an HR representative Sally meeting with a new hire Kyle In […]

  • New Tariffs, Same Old Reaction
    on June 20, 2018 at 6:06 am

    SPECIAL NOTE We ve just released our brand new 7 Stocks Set to Double special report which includes seven stocks our team believes have the potential to grow 100 in the next 12 months This latest report features favorite stocks from Kevin Cook Tracey Ryniec Brian Hamilton Neena Mishra […]

  • American Airlines Suffers the Latest Airline IT Meltdown
    on June 20, 2018 at 3:06 am

    Within the span of a month during the summer of 2016 two of the top four U S airlines suffered crippling IT failures Delta Air Lines NYSE DAL and Southwest Airlines NYSE LUV were each forced to cancel thousands of flights during the peak season leading to lost revenu […]

  • These Cars Will Challenge Tesla in the Next 2 Years
    on June 20, 2018 at 3:06 am

    We keep hearing that the big global automakers are gearing up to challenge Tesla NASDAQ TSLA with premium electric vehicles of their own We ve already seen one the impressive Jaguar I Pace crossover But what are the others And when will they arrive Below you ll find […]

  • Forget Coca-Cola. This Soda Company Is a Buy Today.
    on June 20, 2018 at 3:06 am

    It s rather apparent that soda is not a growth industry Under pressure from health advocates because of excessive sugar which has been linked to a host of health issues including diabetes heart disease and obesity soda has become a health risk that many people are avoiding A […]

  • Oracle Corporation (ORCL) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
    on June 20, 2018 at 2:07 am

    Image source The Motley Fool Oracle Corporation NYSE ORCL Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call June 19 2018 5 00 p m ET Contents Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks Operator Welcom […]

  • FedEx Corporation (FDX) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
    on June 20, 2018 at 2:07 am

    Image source The Motley Fool FedEx Corporation NYSE FDX Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call June 19 2018 5 00 p m ET Contents Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks Operator Good […]

  • Investors Should Give Yelp's New Ad Model the Benefit of the Doubt
    on June 20, 2018 at 2:06 am

    When Yelp NYSE YELP announced strong quarterly results last month posting higher than expected revenue and narrowing its per share losses it seemed strange at first to see shares of the local business review website fall almost 8 in response Though shares attempted […]

  • Can Walmart Succeed With This New Premium Concierge Service?
    on June 20, 2018 at 2:06 am

    You might associate a personal shopper service with some trendy boutique or department store But Walmart NYSE WMT recently launched its own concierge like service as it tries once again to raise its image beyond just serving customers interested in saving a buck Jetblack […]

  • Ambarella's Computer Vision Chips Won't Move the Needle in 2018
    on June 20, 2018 at 2:06 am

    It seems that anything these days with the words autonomous driving attached to it carries some level of controversy Video chipmaker Ambarella NASDAQ AMBA is no exception But the thing is the company isn t really in that industry at least not yet Shares wer […]

Latest Articles in Investing Ideas

  • Chemical - Diversified Stock Outlook: Good Run to Continue
    on June 19, 2018 at 11:08 pm

    The chemical industry continues its positive run this year sustaining the momentum witnessed in 2017 The industry s upswing is backed by a resurgent global economy strength across major end markets such as construction and automotive and a recovery in demand for chemicals in the energy […]

  • Gamesa Corp Tech (GCTAF) Shares Cross Below 200 DMA
    on June 19, 2018 at 11:06 pm

    In trading on Tuesday shares of Gamesa Corp Tech SA Symbol GCTAF crossed below their 200 day moving average of 14 84 changing hands as low as 14 72 per share Gamesa Corp Tech SA shares are currently trading off about 1 8 on the day The chart below shows the one year performance of […]

  • Rockwell Collins Shares Cross Below 200 DMA
    on June 19, 2018 at 10:08 pm

    In trading on Tuesday shares of Rockwell Collins Inc Symbol COL crossed below their 200 day moving average of 134 82 changing hands as low as 134 05 per share Rockwell Collins Inc shares are currently trading down about 1 9 on the day The chart below shows the one year performance of […]

  • Tuesday Sector Leaders: Gas Utilities, Diagnostics
    on June 19, 2018 at 10:07 pm

    In trading on Tuesday gas utilities shares were relative leaders up on the day by about 1 1 Leading the group were shares of Cheniere Energy Partners LP Holdings CQH up about 3 6 and shares of Antero Midstream GP AMGP up about 2 9 on the day Also showing relativ […]

  • Tuesday Sector Laggards: Non-Precious Metals & Non-Metallic Mining, Defense Stocks
    on June 19, 2018 at 10:07 pm

    In trading on Tuesday non precious metals amp non metallic mining shares were relative laggards down on the day by about 2 3 Helping drag down the group were shares of Olympic Steel ZEUS down about 5 9 and shares of Century Aluminum CENX down about 5 5 on the day […]

  • Tuesday's ETF Movers: XBI, PICK
    on June 19, 2018 at 10:07 pm

    In trading on Tuesday the SPDR S amp P Biotech ETF XBI is outperforming other ETFs up about 1 4 on the day Components of that ETF showing particular strength include shares of Sarepta Therapeutics SRPT up about 36 2 and shares of Foundation Medicine FMI up about 28 3 on […]

  • Tuesday's ETF with Unusual Volume: SIZE
    on June 19, 2018 at 10:07 pm

    The iShares Edge MSCI USA Size Factor ETF SIZE is seeing unusually high volume in afternoon trading Tuesday with over 475 000 shares traded versus three month average volume of about 33 000 Shares of SIZE were down about 0 5 on the day Components of that ETF with the highest […]

  • Daily Dividend Report: SBUX, LLY, USB, CL, IEX
    on June 19, 2018 at 10:06 pm

    Starbucks approved a 20 percent increase in the company s regular quarterly dividend and declared a cash dividend of 0 36 per share payable on August 24 2018 to shareholders of record as of August 9 2018 Eli Lilly and Company LLY has declared a dividend for the third quarter of […]

  • Olin Corp. Enters Oversold Territory
    on June 19, 2018 at 10:06 pm

    Legendary investor Warren Buffett advises to be fearful when others are greedy and be greedy when others are fearful One way we can try to measure the level of fear in a given stock is through a technical analysis indicator called the Relative Strength Index or RSI which measures momentum on […]

  • Bullish Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - CRVL
    on June 19, 2018 at 10:06 pm

    In trading on Tuesday shares of CorVel Corp Symbol CRVL crossed above their 200 day moving average of 52 88 changing hands as high as 53 48 per share CorVel Corp shares are currently trading up about 3 3 on the day The chart below shows the one year performance of CRVL shares versus […]

Investing in Stocks

  • How Your Kids (Or Grandkids) Can Become Millionaires
    on June 20, 2018 at 7:06 am

    I recently met with some human resources personnel long story I ll skip the whys and wherefores They walked me through their services with a snazzy presentation Some of the slides had video they showed an HR representative Sally meeting with a new hire Kyle In […]

  • New Tariffs, Same Old Reaction
    on June 20, 2018 at 6:06 am

    SPECIAL NOTE We ve just released our brand new 7 Stocks Set to Double special report which includes seven stocks our team believes have the potential to grow 100 in the next 12 months This latest report features favorite stocks from Kevin Cook Tracey Ryniec Brian Hamilton Neena Mishra […]

  • American Airlines Suffers the Latest Airline IT Meltdown
    on June 20, 2018 at 3:06 am

    Within the span of a month during the summer of 2016 two of the top four U S airlines suffered crippling IT failures Delta Air Lines NYSE DAL and Southwest Airlines NYSE LUV were each forced to cancel thousands of flights during the peak season leading to lost revenu […]

  • These Cars Will Challenge Tesla in the Next 2 Years
    on June 20, 2018 at 3:06 am

    We keep hearing that the big global automakers are gearing up to challenge Tesla NASDAQ TSLA with premium electric vehicles of their own We ve already seen one the impressive Jaguar I Pace crossover But what are the others And when will they arrive Below you ll find […]

  • Forget Coca-Cola. This Soda Company Is a Buy Today.
    on June 20, 2018 at 3:06 am

    It s rather apparent that soda is not a growth industry Under pressure from health advocates because of excessive sugar which has been linked to a host of health issues including diabetes heart disease and obesity soda has become a health risk that many people are avoiding A […]

  • Oracle Corporation (ORCL) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
    on June 20, 2018 at 2:07 am

    Image source The Motley Fool Oracle Corporation NYSE ORCL Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call June 19 2018 5 00 p m ET Contents Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks Operator Welcom […]

  • FedEx Corporation (FDX) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
    on June 20, 2018 at 2:07 am

    Image source The Motley Fool FedEx Corporation NYSE FDX Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call June 19 2018 5 00 p m ET Contents Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks Operator Good […]

  • Investors Should Give Yelp's New Ad Model the Benefit of the Doubt
    on June 20, 2018 at 2:06 am

    When Yelp NYSE YELP announced strong quarterly results last month posting higher than expected revenue and narrowing its per share losses it seemed strange at first to see shares of the local business review website fall almost 8 in response Though shares attempted […]

  • Can Walmart Succeed With This New Premium Concierge Service?
    on June 20, 2018 at 2:06 am

    You might associate a personal shopper service with some trendy boutique or department store But Walmart NYSE WMT recently launched its own concierge like service as it tries once again to raise its image beyond just serving customers interested in saving a buck Jetblack […]

  • Ambarella's Computer Vision Chips Won't Move the Needle in 2018
    on June 20, 2018 at 2:06 am

    It seems that anything these days with the words autonomous driving attached to it carries some level of controversy Video chipmaker Ambarella NASDAQ AMBA is no exception But the thing is the company isn t really in that industry at least not yet Shares wer […]

Basics of Investing

  • 5 Reasons Why Your Portfolio Isn't Performing Well
    on June 18, 2018 at 5:46 pm

    By Joe Allaria, CFP® If you’ve been an investor for a while, you’ve probably experienced times where your investment strategy didn’t seem to work like you thought it would. Maybe your strategy didn’t perform as well as the  Dow Jones  or  S&P 500 , or maybe you simply unperformed your neighbor’s portfolio. Wer […]

  • Helpful Hints for Successfully Selecting Stocks
    on June 12, 2018 at 2:02 pm

    By Russell Wayne, CFP® Although many people are content to confine their investing to funds—both open-end mutual and exchange-traded—there are many others intent on working their way through the mountain of publicly available information to zero in on investments that may be worth adding to their portfolios. […]

  • Be an Investor, Not a Speculator
    on June 7, 2018 at 2:31 pm

    By Timothy Bock Many people are hesitant to invest in the stock market because they consider it similar to gambling. With volatility on the rise in our current climate, even investors are pausing to consider the risk they are taking with their investments. The idea of losing more than they can afford to […]

  • What Golf Can Teach Us About Investing
    on May 29, 2018 at 7:02 pm

    By Chad Rixse, CRPS® If you’ve ever watched professional golf or played golf yourself, you know it can be a challenging and competitive game. So much can go wrong so quickly, and the margin for error is slim. To be successful in golf, there’s a number of skills to master that are similar to the skills you should […]

  • How to Uncover Hidden Investment Fees
    on May 23, 2018 at 2:14 pm

    By Rick Kahler, CFP®, ChFC Before you put money into an investment, you need to know how the fees associated with the investment will affect your returns. Unfortunately, discovering what those fees are isn't always easy. Here are some suggestions for how to research and be prepared to talk to your financia […]

  • How to Raise Financially Savvy Children
    on May 18, 2018 at 3:49 pm

    By Timothy Bock Good financial decision making starts in childhood and follows you through adolescence, college and into your adult life. Parents who teach their children the fundamentals of money management, budgeting and making prudent financial choices are providing them with a sound financial foundation. […]

  • Saving Isn't Enough, You Need to Invest Too
    on May 17, 2018 at 3:48 pm

    By Herbert Kyles, AWMA® Recent surveys have demonstrated that 20- and 30-somethings are excellent at saving money. In fact,  38% of respondents  said they saved half their paychecks. Half of the respondents reported cutting back on the money they spend on nights out to make that happen, and 42% said they wer […]

  • Investing Lessons from Warren Buffett
    on May 10, 2018 at 2:25 pm

    By Levi Sanchez, CFP® Every year since 1977, Warren Buffett has  written a letter  to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders that captures more than the shareholder's attention. Anyone who is interested in understanding the thought process of a genius businessman and investor has tuned in over the years, and t […]

  • Think You're a Good Investor? Not So Fast...
    on May 10, 2018 at 12:34 pm

    Shutterstock photo If you were asked to give a range of weights for a fully loaded 747 jumbo jet, such that you were 90% confident that the actual weight fell into your range, what would you say?  What if you were similarly asked to give a 90% confidence range for the length of the Nile River - how would you […]

  • 2 Not So Obvious Investment Management Lessons
    on May 3, 2018 at 2:17 pm

    By Micah Porter, CFA, CFP® Aside from controlling spending and saving, how you invest is the most important factor in meeting your financial goals. You can spend a great deal of time and effort refining your investment process and beliefs and managing your portfolio. Much of the standard advice holds […]