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 • 2021/05/14
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Marijuana giant Aurora Cannabis (NYSE: ACB) reported its fiscal third quarter of 2021 results yesterday. As investors were left unimpressed with its...
 • 2021/05/14
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When you invest in individual stocks you need to keep your risk appetite in mind. For an individual nearing retirement, investing in companies that have an...
 • 2021/05/11
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One of the best ways to generate passive income is by investing in dividend-paying companies. However, investors should realize that, unlike bonds, dividend...
 • 2021/05/07
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Shares of meat substitute company Beyond Meat (NASDAQ: BYND) have taken investors on a wild ride ever since its IPO. Beyond Meat stock went public almost two...
 • 2021/05/07
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The stock prices of companies part of the cannabis space continue to remain volatile in 2021. Canadian stocks listed on the NYSE and other U.S. exchanges...
 • 2021/05/06
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Last week, Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) announced its first quarter of 2021 results and reported net sales of $108.5 billion, a year over year growth of 44%. Its...
 • 2021/05/06
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Shares of leading streaming platform Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) have lost around 10% in market value in the last week and it's now trading 14% below record...
 • 2021/05/06
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In the last year, ARK Invest’s CEO and CIO Cathie Wood has risen in popularity. ARK Invest is known for its thematic ETFs (exchange-traded funds) that have...
 • 2021/04/25
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Is there a right time to sell your Bitcoin? If Laszlo Hanyecz had guessed the answer to this question 11 years ago, he would’ve been a multi-millionaire...
 • 2021/04/23
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Since the markets bottomed out in March 2020, investors have experienced an unprecedented rally primarily driven by strong performance in technology stocks....
 • 2021/04/23
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The cryptocurrency space has been on fire in the last 13 months. The price of a single Bitcoin surged to a record high of over $64,000 this week and is now...
 • 2021/04/14
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The equity markets have taken investors on a wild ride in the last 13 months as the S&P 500 fell by an astonishing 36% in just over a month in 2020....
 • 2021/04/13
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Cryptocurrency investors have made money hand over fist in the last year. The price of one Bitcoin has surged from less than $4,000 last March to a record...
 • 2021/04/12
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In the last year, technology stocks have been on an absolute tear. The COVID-19 pandemic acted as a massive tailwind for companies in e-commerce, cloud...
 • 2021/04/07
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Investing in dividend-paying companies is one of the simplest ways to earn an extra stream of income. Here, investors will benefit from a stable stream of...
 • 2021/04/07
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Investing in quality companies that pay you a dividend is one of the most popular forms of creating long-term wealth. Investment moguls including Warren...
 • 2021/04/06
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The airline industry has been severely impacted due to the ongoing pandemic. It is by far the worst crisis in the history of the airline industry. However,...
 • 2021/03/31
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Investors have a multitude of asset classes that they can use to create long-term wealth. For individuals who have recently entered the workforce, investing...
 • 2021/03/30
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The containership that ran aground in the Suez Canal on March 23 and is currently blocking this key trade route is sending ripples through global commodity...
 • 2021/03/26
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Investing in IPOs (initial public offerings) continues to excite growth investors. It gives you a chance to bet on the growth story of a company that is...
 • 2021/03/26
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Over the years, there have been numerous technology companies that went public on equity markets. Several of them including Shopify (NYSE: SHOP), The Trade...
 • 2021/03/26
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When it comes to equity investing, you can be an active investor and buy individual stocks or you can look to hold ETFs or indexes in your portfolio. If you...
 • 2021/03/25
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Investors who buy exchange traded funds (ETFs) instead of individual stocks are considered to have a lower risk appetite. ETFs generally provide a...
 • 2021/03/22
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An equity market crash is a harsh truth that is inevitable. The stock markets generally mirror the country’s economy. As we know, every economy goes...
 • 2021/03/22
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Since the start of 2020, several companies have gone public via an IPO (initial public offering). These companies enter the equity markets to raise capital...
 • 2021/03/18
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Seeing how popular cryptocurrencies are these days, it’s only natural for crypto enthusiasts to show interest in creating their own cryptocurrency.  The...
 • 2021/03/18
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When you look to invest in a nascent industry, you need to be aware of certain risks. Companies part of such industries have the potential to generate...
 • 2021/03/16
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Many analysts and economists ask themselves if the market is correctly pricing in a 2021 economic recovery or if waiting until 2022, or even 2023, is more...
 • 2021/03/11
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Investors are always on the hunt for stocks that can help them multiply their capital at an exponential rate. This means they need to identify companies that...
 • 2021/03/11
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Warren Buffett is one of the most popular names in the investment world. All of his moves are closely watched as investors try to replicate investment...
 • 2021/03/09
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Investors are concerned over rising bond yields, frothy valuations, as well as high-interest rates, and this has driven markets lower in the last few trading...
 • 2021/03/04
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Investing is often confusing to the layman. There are several terms associated with finance and investing making it easy to get lost in this wave of jargon....
 • 2021/03/04
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The way in which companies conduct business all around the world is all set to change. Driven by the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, enterprises are...
 • 2021/03/01
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In the last year, millions of millennial investors have made money hand over fist, as they took advantage of the ongoing volatility in equity markets. Online...
 • 2021/03/01
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Consumer-related earnings come fast and furious this week, with five large-cap names reporting full-year results. On Tuesday, the market will hear from Ross...
 • 2021/02/26
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The equity markets experienced a significant decline to end trading in the red on February 25, 2021. While the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 1.8%,...
 • 2021/02/26
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In the last year, Zoom Video (NASDAQ: ZM) stock has taken investors on a wild ride. As the pandemic decimated the global economy, several governments...
 • 2021/02/25
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The equity markets have made a remarkable recovery in the last year. The coronavirus decimated global economies as governments announced lockdowns and shut...
 • 2021/02/23
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Let’s assume you have earned a certain amount of Bitcoin and now you want to cash it out. The Bitcoin industry has progressed to the point that there are...
 • 2021/02/22
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Several consumer cyclical stocks are in line to report FY20 and 4Q20 earnings. The largest is Home Depot (NYSE: HD) who reports on Tuesday 23rd February with...
 • 2021/02/19
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There is a good chance that equity markets will correct this year. While it remains difficult to predict what will cause the crash or even how steep the...
 • 2021/02/18
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The last year was a breakout one for companies in the electric vehicle space. Since the start of 2020, shares of EV companies such as Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA),...
 • 2021/02/15
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Last week oil prices recovered to pre-Covid19 pandemic levels, with Brent oil futures trading well over $60 per barrel. Additionally, oil prices are trading...
 • 2021/02/08
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Next week US automobile giants Ford (NYSE: F) and General Motors (NYSE: GM) are due to report full-year (FY) results as the 2020 earning season kicks into...
 • 2021/02/03
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Cannabis stocks have experienced a remarkable run after Joe Biden won the Presidential race in late 2020. Investors are optimistic about the...
 • 2021/01/26
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In some cases, to say that cryptocurrency has never been in a better position to win the global market might be too risky and far-fetched but this year has...
 • 2021/01/26
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Investors have just witnessed one of the wildest years in stock market history. Major indexes such as the S&P 500 lost over 35% in market value in less...
 • 2020/12/29
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Taking a long-term view to investing remains the best bet for wealth creation. You need to identify companies that have an expanding addressable market which...
 • 2020/12/29
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It’s a cliché that rings very true: Opportunities lurk within every crisis. The pandemic threw multiple businesses out of gear and companies struggled to...
 • 2020/12/16
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Dividend-paying companies have the ability to increase investor wealth by providing a steady stream of recurring income as well as via long-term capital...
 • 2020/12/14
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Square (NYSE: SQ) has been one of the top-performing stocks in 2020. Shares of this large-cap fintech giant have gained close to 250% year-to-date which...
 • 2020/12/09
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In the last decade, Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) has been synonymous with electric vehicles. However, in the last few years the EV space has been heating up and...
 • 2020/12/07
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In recent years, cryptocurrency has been one of the crucial drivers of innovation in the digital economy, encouraging more and more individual startups and...
 • 2020/12/07
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A debate is opening in the Wall Street analyst community if it is now the time to buy what they call “activity stocks” versus “stay-at-home stocks?”...
 • 2020/12/07
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Stocks in the energy sector have been hit hard amid the COVID-19 pandemic. As economies were shut the demand for crude oil and other commodities slumped and...
 • 2020/12/07
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Zoom Video Communications (NASDAQ: ZM) has been one of the success stories of 2020. The COVID-19 pandemic accelerated the trend towards work from home as...
 • 2020/11/26
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One of the top-performing large-cap companies in 2020 is electric vehicle giant Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA). It has gained a staggering 550% year-to-date and is up...
 • 2020/11/20
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Shares of Snowflake (NYSE: SNOW) have already generated massive returns for IPO investors. The stock had an initial IPO price of $120 and the first trade...
 • 2020/11/17
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China-based electric vehicle manufacturer NIO (NYSE: NIO) will be announcing its results for the September quarter on November 17, after the market closes....
 • 2020/11/16
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Value investing was all the rage before the Great Financial Crisis of 2007 because buying shares cheaper than the rest of the market tended to lead to more...
 • 2020/11/11
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While stock markets have experienced wild swings in 2020, investors of the yellow metal have managed to generate market-thumping returns. As gold prices...
 • 2020/11/10
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The results for the U.S. Presidential elections are out and Joe Biden has won a tightly fought race. Now investors can profit from the election and identify...
 • 2020/11/09
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Shares of China’s tech giant Alibaba (NYSE: BABA) are up 36% in 2020, compared to the S&P 500 gains of 8.8%. Alibaba stock has outperformed the broader...
 • 2020/11/03
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Later this week, two major online travel companies report 3Q earnings, but analysts' expectations are currently opposed. The Street expects Booking...
 • 2020/11/03
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Shares of fintech giant Square Inc. (NYSE: SQ) have been on an absolute tear ever since the company went public back in November 2015. Square stock has...
 • 2020/10/30
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It has been a rough week on Wall Street. The major averages are trading lower on an unexpected surge in US Corona Virus cases and jitters over the upcoming...
 • 2020/10/28
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The earnings season has kicked-off and several big-ticket companies will be reporting their quarterly results this week. Technology giant (NASDAQ: AAPL) will...
 • 2020/10/28
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The earnings began last week and big tech will be reporting quarterly results in the next couple of days. Tech giants such as Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL), Amazon...
 • 2020/10/27
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Shares of streaming giant Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) are trading at $488 which means it has lost over 10% in market cap following its third-quarter results....
 • 2020/10/26
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It is a big week for big US tech companies with Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL), Facebook (NASDAQ: FB), Alphabet (NASDAQ: GOOGL), Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN), and Twitter...
 • 2020/10/20
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OPEC is again staring down an empty oil barrel as the cartel struggles to develop a strategy for 2021 as US crude oil futures trade around $40 per barrel. In...
 • 2020/10/19
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Share of enterprise facing cloud platform Fastly (NYSE: FSLY) are trading at $84.6 at the time of writing, and have fallen over 30% in the last week. Fastly...
 • 2020/10/15
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When you are inching closer to retirement, your investment profile changes considerably. You are no longer working in retirement which means you need to...
 • 2020/10/12
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Earnings season kicks off this week. Things gear up on Tuesday when JPMorgan Chase (NYSE: JPM), Citigroup (NYSE: C), and BlackRock (NYSE: BLK) report their...
 • 2020/10/12
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Investing in high growth companies remain alluring to investors. These companies have the potential to outperform the broader equity markets and multiply...
 • 2020/10/05
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Dividend stocks remain a compelling bet for investors as these companies can provide you with a steady stream of income as well as capital appreciation over...
 • 2020/10/05
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Utility companies are often considered uninteresting by many investors. However, in volatile times, utility stocks can be a safe haven for consistent income...
 • 2020/09/29
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The uncertainty and market volatility of 2020 refuses to die down. With the fears of another round of pandemic lurking, the S&P 500 could face a massive...
 • 2020/09/28
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Markets will be fixed on the upcoming US Presidential debate in Cleveland, Ohio on Tuesday where President Trump and former VP Joe Biden will square off for...
 • 2020/09/24
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The U.S. energy sector consists of three types of companies that include upstream (involved in the exploration and production of oil and natural gas),...
 • 2020/09/22
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Energy stocks have hurt investors in 2020 due to low crude oil prices and tepid demand amid the COVID-19 pandemic. While broader markets including the S&P...
 • 2020/09/22
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Opening a brokerage account is a basic initial step for those who are going to begin investing. Modern technology has made it possible to open a brokerage...
 • 2020/09/21
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Last week Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) announced the largest debt deal in history for an air carrier with a total borrowing of $9 billion. According to a...
 • 2020/09/17
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Healthcare spending in the U.S. is one of the largest in this world. According to Statista, the size of the US healthcare market was $ 2.5 trillion in 2019,...
 • 2020/09/16
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Globant (NYSE: GLOB), an IT consulting major, soared 60% since the beginning of this year, compared with the 5% gains for the S&P 500, keeping investors...
 • 2020/09/14
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E-commerce companies have been the biggest beneficiary of the COVID-19 times. The brick and mortar retail stores are ailing but digital stores are...
 • 2020/09/09
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Moody’s Analytics reported in last week’s market outlook that corporate bond issuance reached record highs for August at $156 billion for...
 • 2020/09/09
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Retail is one sector that has experienced severe complications amid the COVID-19 pandemic. As people are forced to stay indoors, there are fewer shoppers at...
 • 2020/09/01
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The current COVID-19 crisis has brought many industries to a standstill. However, there are some which have flourished beyond belief. One such industry is...
 • 2020/08/27
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When it comes to investing and diversification, you can look to add Chinese stocks to your portfolio. The Chinese economy has been one of the fastest growing...
 • 2020/08/24
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The current scenario has been quite a catalyst for the growth of SaaS or software-as-a-service companies. Technology will now play a pivotal role in...
 • 2020/08/24
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Fastly (NYSE: FSLY) is one of the leaders in Edge Computing, and has experienced a bull run since March 2020. After trading range-bound for the first three...
 • 2020/08/17
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Traders and investors are keeping a close eye on the oil market as prices have largely remained above $40 per barrel for several weeks. Some are concerned...
 • 2020/08/17
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One of the biggest revolutions in modern times in the surge of video streaming industry globally. In the recent past, the popularity of OTT platforms has...
 • 2020/08/12
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It is known by all that one industry that has been most impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic is the aviation sector. Border closure and restrictions on travel...
 • 2020/08/07
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In the age of cloud storage, conventional database storage has somewhat taken a backseat. Founded in 2007, MongoDB (NASDAQ: MDB), is a database software...
 • 2020/08/06
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Low-priced stocks are attractive to investors as they can purchase a substantial number of shares with relatively less capital. While the broader markets...
 • 2020/08/06
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The emergence of the internet in the 90s laid the foundation for the digital advertising industry in 1996. The digital ad industry offered solutions that no...
 • 2020/08/03
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Investors are paying attention to the health of the US consumer to understand how the US economy is performing after the Coronavirus lockdown. Some of the...
 • 2020/07/31
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As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to cast an air of uncertainty, it is imperative that investors should choose companies that have a resilient business...
 • 2020/07/31
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At one point, around 90% of the United States was in mandatory lockdown, and local economies slowed as business halted. In May, many U.S. states including...
 • 2020/07/28
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After a much-talked about IPO in 2019, ride-sharing company Uber Technologies (NYSE: UBER) has been the subject of deeper analysis. The company still has a...
 • 2020/07/27
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This week is a big one for big technology names in the S&P 500 index reporting 2Q20 earnings. First up is Facebook (NASDAQ: FB) and PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL)...
 • 2020/07/21
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We can see why investors remain optimistic about growth stocks. The investment returns that growth stocks have generated over the last decade remains...
 • 2020/07/20
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Shares of online automotive retailer Vroom (NASDAQ: VRM) went public on June 9, 2020 at a price of $22 per share. The company issued 21.25 million shares and...
 • 2020/07/13
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Cyber-security company CrowdStrike (NASDAQ: CRWD) went public a year back at a price of $34 per share. The stock is currently trading at $116, indicating...
 • 2020/07/13
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Its been just over a year since Beyond Meat (NASDAQ: BYND) went public at a price of $25 per share. Beyond Meat stock is currently trading at $145 which...
 • 2020/07/07
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Marijuana stocks have been bleeding for a while now. The last 15 months have been an absolute bloodbath for cannabis investors. The optimism surrounding pot...
 • 2020/07/03
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The COVID-19 pandemic has pummelled stocks across sectors. Companies in the airline, retail, tourism, and hospitality industries have been decimated in the...
 • 2020/06/29
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When it comes to growth stocks, few companies have performed as well as The Trade Desk (NASDAQ: TTD). The stock is up 50% in 2020 while the S&P 500, Dow...
 • 2020/06/25
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John Koenig coined the term software-as-a-service or SaaS model in March 2005. The emergence of the SaaS model came as more businesses became global. They...
 • 2020/06/22
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At the end of March the U.S. Federal Reserve announced it would create two facilities to buy up corporate debt in a first-ever move to support markets...
 • 2020/06/22
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Cannabis stocks have had a whirlwind journey in the last 20 months. Several pot stocks were trading at record highs in October 2018 when Canada legalized...
 • 2020/06/22
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The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) put a stop to the $500 million stock sale of Hertz (NYSE: HTZ) after indicating there were problems with the...
 • 2020/06/19
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Growth stocks have been popular over the last few decades for a reason. They have created significant investor wealth and crushed market returns. Stocks such...
 • 2020/06/08
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The jobs report on Friday secured a market rally in the United States as the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reported a surprise surge in hiring, adding 2.5...
 • 2020/06/08
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In a Rose Garden speech on Friday, President Trump said famed investor Warren Buffett was wrong to sell airline stocks because they “went through the...
 • 2020/06/04
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Last week, the U.S. passed 40 million unemployment claims and reported 100,000 deaths due to Covid-19. The U.S. government has implemented many measures to...
 • 2020/06/04
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In a world rocked by COVID-19, few stocks have come through the recent months the way the Alibaba Group has done so. With brick and mortar stores closing,...
 • 2020/06/04
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Bitcoin is enjoying a moment in the sun after rolling past the $10,000 mark on Monday evening. The currency had spent most of Monday sitting at $9,600 until...
 • 2020/05/25
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Health-related issues have dominated news headlines in the first quarter of 2020, capturing investors’ attention and increasing interest in healthcare and...
 • 2020/05/22
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Germany and France have proposed a European Recovery Fund worth 500 billion euros to help economic recovery in the Eurozone. This proposal was put forth by...
 • 2020/05/20
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Visa’s (NYSE: V) fast-track program is creating a furor amongst its fintech clients as firms scramble to find digital payment options in a pandemic-fueled...
 • 2020/05/18
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Other central banks, such as those in Europe and Japan, are doing it. President Trump tweets about it. The market is already pricing it in Fed Fund Futures....
 • 2020/05/18
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Last week the International Energy Agency (IEA) released its Oil Market Report for May, where they revised 2Q20 oil demand upward by 3.2 million barrels per...
 • 2020/05/04
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This week moves into peak 1Q earnings season with 110 large-cap S&P 500 companies (with a market value between $10 billion – $200 billion) reporting...
 • 2020/04/27
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This week it is big tech’s turn to report 1Q financial results. Google/Alphabet (NASDAQ: GOOGL) kicks things off on Tuesday, followed by Facebook (NASDAQ:...
 • 2020/04/23
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Can you give an example of who your customer is? Mt Pelerin has developed one of the most advanced tokenization technology, which allows to create digital...
 • 2020/04/21
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Oil prices have fallen by more than 63% in 2020, as the oil and energy sector has been subjected to unprecedented pressure caused by the Covid-19 crisis. The...
 • 2020/04/21
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This week's 1Q earnings season moves into a higher gear with the release of results for 98 companies in the S&P 500 equity index. Analysts will...
 • 2020/04/14
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Can you explain what Walnut Hill Advisors, LLC is doing and its mission? We are a full services planning and service firm for a small number of families,...
 • 2020/04/13
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As a friend of mine recently said to me, “What a year this week has been.” Despite terrible news on the jobs front, US stocks had their best week in 45...
 • 2020/04/07
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As the Coronavirus crisis rolls on, US economists are quickly revising down their GDP growth expectations. For example, economists expect 1Q to contract 5%...
 • 2020/04/01
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Try to explain what Cofundie is doing: Cofundie is a real estate investment platform. We make it simple for anyone who is interested to invest in...
 • 2020/04/01
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Right now, we’re in the midst of a global financial crisis that came about quite suddenly. While there have been some warnings of economic slowdowns or...
 • 2020/03/31
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Despite the dramatic swings in the market due to the Covid-19 pandemic, stocks rose again Monday, continuing last week’s bounce. On Sunday, President Trump...
 • 2020/03/27
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Most investors remember the reputational beating credit rating agencies such as Standard & Poor’s, Moody’s, and Fitch Ratings took over their inflated...
 • 2020/03/24
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Massachusetts-based Moderna (NASDAQ: MRNA) is one of the only stocks soaring, while most everything else is trawling the bottom of the sea. Biotech is one of...
 • 2020/03/23
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If there’s anyone who knows the benefits of buying on a market downturn, it’s distressed debt billionaire Marc Lasry. He built a fortune finding troubled...
 • 2020/03/23
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Try to explain what Myomo is doing: Myomo is a medical robotics company that offers increased arm and hand functionality for those suffering from...
 • 2020/03/23
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In response to US equity markets falling by 30% from their highs, this week US President Trump announced a significant fiscal package to coincide with the...
 • 2020/03/17
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Despite a worldwide pandemic and consequent market spiral dive, there are still companies that are coming out on top. One such firm is Everbridge (NASDAQ:...
 • 2020/03/17
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The markets are falling almost as fast as the sky as the Coronavirus hits North America. Recent events are triggering a chain reaction that has thrown...
 • 2020/03/17
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Bitcoin is one of the latest casualties of the coronavirus pandemic, and last week's crash was colossal by any market standard. The digital currency...
 • 2020/03/17
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Due to the Coronavirus global pandemic the S&P 500 has been in correction since its record high close on February 19. Last week, mandatory circuit...
 • 2020/03/10
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Waymo raised a staggering $2.25 billion in its first-ever funding round, and the buck doesn't stop there. As the self-driving car company starts to...
 • 2020/03/10
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In the wake of all the market fear and loathing generated by global forces like Covid-19, analysts emerged from their offices to upgrade a bevy of stocks...
 • 2020/03/09
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Last week was a bad one for crude oil as the black gold closed more than 9% lower on Friday alone after press reports confirmed that Russia refused to...
 • 2020/03/09
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Volatility is the name of the game in the markets lately. The S&P 500 index finished last week broadly unchanged but traded in a 235-point range as...
 • 2020/03/04
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Often referred to as the Oracle of Omaha, Warren Buffett has made billions, and when he speaks – people listen. In a three-hour interview with CNBC Squawk...
 • 2020/03/04
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San Francisco-based Intuit (NASDAQ: INTU) is on an M&A shopping spree, and its biggest recorded deal yet is its $7 billion plan to purchase credit...
 • 2020/03/02
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Try to explain what EddyHR is doing: EddyHR helps businesses find, hire, retain and empower world-class teams so they can become world-class businesses....
 • 2020/03/02
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On Friday, the S&P 500 fell a further 2% amid a sell-off, putting the market down over 10% for the week. Stocks in Europe and Africa also fell. Overall,...
 • 2020/02/26
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Technology is transforming almost every industry – from finance to healthcare – and it's just getting started. Despite being the most significant...
 • 2020/02/26
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Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) might be the market leader for electric vehicles, but it's going to be more than the automaker that reaps the benefits of CEO Elon...
 • 2020/02/25
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Try to explain what CoinJar is doing: CoinJar is a digital currency account. CoinJar allows users to buy, sell, store and use cryptocurrency to experience...
 • 2020/02/24
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Announced in a fashion that only the truly wealthy can communicate such information, Jeff Bezos shared in an Instagram post that he plans to launch a $10...
 • 2020/02/24
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An unlikely bromance: China’s President Xi Jinping & Elon Musk Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) found success where no wholly foreign-owned auto company has before...
 • 2020/02/18
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It's been a challenging year for the sharing economy. There was a highly publicized implosion of $10 billion-backed office space startup WeWork.  Then...
 • 2020/02/18
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Source: Spacenews.com   Internet for everyone. That is Elon Musk's ambitious mission driving the launch of a satellite-based broadband network...
 • 2020/02/17
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With multiple indicators that point to market anxiety, including the recent coronavirus outbreak that has stoked fears of a slowing economy in China,...
 • 2020/02/17
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Paul E. Singer has never met a challenge that he couldn't overcome, and his $40.2 billion hedge fund firm Elliott Management is proof of that fact....
 • 2020/02/13
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One of the most versatile tools on the Finscreener.org site is the Bubble Chart. Bubble Chart is an X and Y axis graphing tool that allows users to plot...
 • 2020/02/10
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Photo by Dimitri Karastelev, on Unsplash There’s no shortage of blockbuster outbreak-apocalypse thrillers that people tune into every week to feed that...
 • 2020/02/10
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  Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) might have lost the $10 billion JEDI contract to Microsoft back in October, but CEO Jeff Bezos makes losing look good. Wall...
 • 2020/02/10
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Investing can be intimidating at times, even for experienced investors. Luckily Finscreener.org is here to help make the security selection process more...
 • 2020/02/06
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Try to explain what BO2 is doing: 
  Business Oxygen Private Limited (BO2) is Nepal’s first private-equity fund that has a climate focus. It is a part...
 • 2020/02/03
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This week is another full one for the oil and gas sector with BP (NYSE: BP) and ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP) reporting 4Q19 results before the opening bell on...
 • 2020/01/31
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On Monday this week the Dow went down 450 points or 1.6%, the S&P 500 fell 1.6%, and the NASDAQ finished down 1.9%, marking the worst performance in...
 • 2020/01/27
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America’s largest oil companies report 4Q19 earnings this week. Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) and Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM) report numbers...
 • 2020/01/23
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The historic gains of the market have investors wondering when this record-breaking Bull market is going to end. With debt levels soaring, and interest rates...
 • 2020/01/20
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By using Finscreener’s Earnings calendar, we can identify the companies from NASDAQ 100 index posting their earnings from the 20th January until the 24th...
 • 2020/01/20
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Earnings season moves into full gear this week, with 58 companies in the S&P 500 index reporting 4Q financial results. Out of those companies, four...
 • 2020/01/17
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This year’s long running bull market continues, and investors may have to look harder to find ways to best market returns. If you are willing to take on...
 • 2020/01/13
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This week the US banks will kick off fourth-quarter earnings season with JP Morgan (NYSE: JPM) and Wells Fargo (NYSE: WFC) announcing before the market open...
 • 2020/01/04
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Oil prices ended last week up more than 3% on Friday when news broke that the United States killed a top Iranian general in a drone strike at the airport in...
 • 2020/01/03
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It may sound cliché but investing in dividend paying stocks is one of few ways to generate income that’s almost entirely passive. That becomes even truer...
 • 2020/01/03
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The key to winning in the stock market is pretty straightforward own a portfolio of winning stocks. The tricky part is identifying stocks that will win, as...
 • 2019/12/22
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Last week was a tough one in the history of The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA), with the company announcing in a press release that it will need to stop...
 • 2019/12/20
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As the founder of Screener.co and author of Risk/Upside Analysis, I have given a lot of thought to how stock screeners can be best utilized as part of the...
 • 2019/12/20
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The strong bull market in 2019, with a 24% gain in the S&P 500, makes finding undervalued stocks harder than usual. But economists are predicting a...
 • 2019/12/12
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Stock investing is one of the most reliable ways to build wealth over the long-haul. You may not know it, but the value of a $10,000 investment in the S&P...
 • 2019/12/10
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The 10-year-long bull market is set to continue through early 2020, but it will be subject to rising political and economic policy uncertainty from major...
 • 2019/12/08
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Third-quarter earnings season rolls on this week with some heavy hitters in the US tech sector. Specific names lined up to report after the market close on...
 • 2019/12/06
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While others work on Wall Street, you can write about it. But crafting an essay on finance is more than writing a literature work. It deals with creating...
 • 2019/12/02
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By using Finscreener’s Earnings calendar, we can identify the companies from S&P 500 and NASDAQ 100 index posting their earnings from the 2nd December...
 • 2019/11/30
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Crude Oil took a big hit last Friday, ending the day down 4.63% in holiday-thinned trading after Russia’s Energy Minister Novak seemed to indicate Russia...
 • 2019/11/26
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Earnings season rolls on this week with a mixed bag of earnings ratings from Finscreener.com. According to our data, no fewer than 12 large-cap S&P 500...
 • 2019/11/18
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Third-quarter earnings season rolls on this week with some heavy hitters in the US retail sector. Specific names lined up to report on November 19th are Home...
 • 2019/11/04
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Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) is Wall Street's darling, and its recent announcement of Q3 earnings falling short of predictions has done little to shake its...
 • 2019/11/03
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America’s need for 5G speed has sparked a wildfire in Wall Street speculation about the investment potential of next-gen internet applications. Stocks...
 • 2019/11/03
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The third-quarter earnings season in the US is in full force. FactSet report that 71% of the companies in the S&P 500 have reported financial results for...
 • 2019/10/28
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Penny stocks, on the surface, look attractive because they generally have prices under $5. However, many penny stocks belong in that category for a reason...
 • 2019/10/28
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With the lingering trade dispute between the United States and China, along with global economic growth concerns, predictions of an impending recession...
 • 2019/10/15
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When stocks hit new highs, it could be a sign that the stock has been undervalued and that the market is gradually realizing this. It could also be as a...
 • 2019/10/15
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The year 2019 has been a monumental year for Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT), with the company reaching the trillion-dollar valuation mark. The...
 • 2019/10/09
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Despite the stellar year that the crypto market has enjoyed, you'll still be hard-pressed to find a market that is more volatile. The Bitwise 100 Total...
 • 2019/10/09
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With some economists and analysts arguing that the global economy is struggling and the income-seeking investors' bonds market underwhelming, a lot of...
 • 2019/10/07
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When the global economy seems to be facing an uphill battle, the US is set to impose an additional $7.5 billion worth of tariffs annually on a range of EU...
 • 2019/10/07
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Last week was particularly turbulent for US equity markets with the Dow Futures (CME GROUP: YM) down 890 points by Wednesday with the release of a weak...
 • 2019/10/04
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For value investors, seeking out stocks that are underpriced by the market is always of top priority. We screened for stocks trading around near their...
 • 2019/10/04
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For growth investors, recent Initial Public Offerings (IPOs) are a good hunting ground. Prices at IPO are theoretically the lowest prices that a company...
 • 2019/10/02
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The credit rating agency Fitch Ratings took the credit market by surprise when it unexpectedly announced it was downgrading Saudi Arabia’s debt credit...
 • 2019/09/24
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In the latest round of increasing tensions in the Middle East, US President Trump last week announced the deployment of US defence forces to Saudi Arabia and...
 • 2019/09/18
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A new trend has unfolded in the stock market over the past month.  Value stocks have been outperforming growth stocks. The Russell 1000 Value Index (RLV)...
 • 2019/09/18
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Word on the street has it that the U.S. Federal Reserve will deliver another rate cut when the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meets on September 17 and...
 • 2019/09/16
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It seems a weekend is a long time in the oil market. Late last week the International Energy Agency (IEA) published their monthly oil market report where...
 • 2019/09/16
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Space-sharing firm WeWork was supposed to be the next Wall Street unicorn. A unicorn firm is a nickname given to start-up companies that become a quick...
 • 2019/09/13
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It seems there is a new story every day about the impending global economic slowdown and imminent US stock market correction. Last week US non-farm jobs grew...
 • 2019/09/06
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There is currently no shortage of commentaries about how the economy has peaked and that a recession is near. Most recently, experts are pointing at data...
 • 2019/09/06
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The U.S. Federal Reserve cut target rate to the 2% to 2.25% range on July 31, saying at the time that the move was only a "recalibration" necessitated by the...
 • 2019/09/02
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As Washington and Beijing continue to circle each other like two boxers sizing each other up, the sweet science of trade war is taking its toll on the...
 • 2019/09/02
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It sounds like Bits will soon be running with the publicly-traded big dogs and like many of the IT firms that have IPO’d in recent months, his company may...
 • 2019/08/20
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Market volatility has picked up in recent weeks and investors are starting to worry that a market correction could be around the corner. In July this year,...
 • 2019/08/20
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It has been a tough week in the US equity markets, with the Dow Jones Industrial Index falling as much as 800 points on Wednesday, but finishing the week...
 • 2019/08/19
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Artificial intelligence is the buzzy new technology that is catching the eye of investors both in the US and overseas. With $17.5 billion in funding raised...
 • 2019/08/19
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San Francisco-based Cloudflare is striking while the markets are still hot with their plans to go public this September. The company will soon join the ranks...
 • 2019/08/14
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Goldman Sachs (NYSE: GS) has a new game plan for surviving the US-China trade standoff and it’s all about the business next door. In a recent note to...
 • 2019/08/13
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Anji Microelectronics, a Shanghai-based business that makes semiconductor products, started out their Monday morning in relative obscurity. They were one of...
 • 2019/08/12
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Walmart (NYSE: WMT) is due to report second-quarter financial results before the opening bell on August 15th. Analysts will be closely watching these results...
 • 2019/08/02
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All eyes are on China and the U.S. this week as the two countries continue their trade negotiations in an attempt to end the U.S.-China trade dispute. Also...
 • 2019/08/02
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The U.S. Federal Reserve said it would cut interest rates by a quarter point on Wednesday afternoon, the first rate cut since 2008, marking the end of an...
 • 2019/07/25
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Market participants are growing increasingly worried about the health of the global macroeconomy. The US/Chinese trade dispute runs hot and cold, with...
 • 2019/07/16
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The US stock market closed on a high last Friday with the Dow Jones Industrial Average over 27,000, and the S&P 500 Index over 3,000 after testimony...
 • 2019/07/09
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As it turns out, some of the best financial advice ever imparted to new investors comes from a four-hundred-year-old novel about a minor Spanish nobleman...
 • 2019/07/08
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It's about to be an interesting month in the stock market. The job market, the growth of which is part of how analysts determine how fast an economy is...
 • 2019/07/08
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After posting a loss in 2018, the early indications in 2019 are that stock will the year in the green. In the first half of the year, the S&P 500 and the...
 • 2019/07/08
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Investors are continuously looking for ways to improve performance in their stock portfolios. Professional investors call it alpha, the extra return you get...
 • 2019/07/08
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As second-quarter earnings season gets underway, several companies in the S&P500 will report results in July. We take a look at three potential losers...
 • 2019/07/04
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The S&P 500 posted its best first half in 22 years last week on Friday, due in large part to reassurances from the U.S. Federal Reserve in June....
 • 2019/07/01
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Computers have already changed how we live, work, invest and do business immeasurably and more changes are still coming. On Wall Street, for instance, there...
 • 2019/07/01
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It has been a great month for bitcoin, with the dollar value of the cryptocurrency up by nearly 46 percent in the one month period until 22:36 GMT on June 29...
 • 2019/07/01
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The world might be a bright place for many but these two biotech companies have had better days. Biotech is a fast-paced, fiercely competitive industry that...
 • 2019/07/01
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Small cap stocks can sometimes get a bad rap. Tech companies in this category are too big to have the scrappy-startup story that tugs at Silicon Valley...
 • 2019/07/01
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The market expects the US central bank (The Fed) to start cutting short-term borrowing costs this year. In previous economic cycles, Fed cuts tended to cause...
 • 2019/07/01
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Markets are likely to get a boost from the news over the weekend that the US and China agreed to restart trade talks at the G20 economic summit in Osaka...
 • 2019/06/27
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Last week’s deal saw big pharma giant Pfizer Inc. (PFE) agree to buy Array Biopharma for $10.64 billion in cash, in the latest biotech news. Pfizer aims to...
 • 2019/06/24
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Silicon Valley’s zeitgeist of ‘innovation’ and ‘disruption’ has a new public offering ambassador and it’s San Francisco-based Slack (NYSE: WORK)....
 • 2019/06/24
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In true Silicon Valley fashion, Facebook’s (NASDAQ: FB) CEO Mark Zuckerberg is making a big splash with his recent announcement to launch Libra – an...
 • 2019/06/24
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A low and falling interest rate environment can be very challenging for investors dependent on income from their portfolios to meet spending needs. The...
 • 2019/06/24
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This time last year, many Wall Street analysts and economists were expecting the central bank of the United States, also called the Federal Reserve Bank, or...
 • 2019/06/24
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H&R Block Inc. (NYSE: HRB) reported earnings on June 11, 2019, and investors received the news positively. H&R Block modestly exceeded consensus...
 • 2019/06/24
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Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ: LULU) reported earnings on Wednesday, June 12th, sending shares higher when trading resumed. The athletic apparel maker...
 • 2019/06/20
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It's generally been a good year for the U.S. stock market given that just about all major stock indices — S&P 500, Dow Jones Industrial Average,...
 • 2019/06/19
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All Silicon Valley can talk about right now is more integration – more cloud, more connection and more cooperation. Conversely, all the international...
 • 2019/06/18
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Five stocks in the S&P 500 equity index hit their 52-week low price in June, and they are all in the retail sector. The share prices of Nordstrom Inc...
 • 2019/06/18
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Stocks that traders like to tag cheap — mostly because they trade at a small nominal amount like below $10 — are a double-edged sword. On one side, this...
 • 2019/06/17
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Some say fortune favors the bold and giant SalesForce’s (NYSE: CRM) decision to buy big-data company Tableau for $15.7 billion is certainly not for the...
 • 2019/06/17
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The investment landscape can appear overwhelming, sometimes, with so many investment choices. One of the more difficult decisions for the modern investor is...
 • 2019/06/13
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Pessimism may be slowly creeping into the stock market. CNBC reported on Tuesday that two-thirds of Chief Financial Officers (CFOs) responding to the most...
 • 2019/06/10
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The first thing that comes to mind when considering an investment in sustainable water companies is the potential for doing the planet earth some good by...
 • 2019/06/10
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Last week the oil market slipped into a bear market with prices down nearly 20% from their peak of $66.80 per barrel in April 2019. The quick pace of the...
 • 2019/06/10
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Gold prices hit their highest levels in 14 months on Friday as traders and investors aggressively increased expectations that the US Federal Reserve Bank may...
 • 2019/06/10
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Tech stocks sank in Q2 on concerns over trade wars between the US and China, pulling some larger SaaS names down in tandem, despite marginal connections to...
 • 2019/06/05
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The tech-inclined Nasdaq composite ped 1.6 percent over the course of a day at beginning of June after antitrust concerns were raised against some of the...