I emphatically denounced last week's rally with a seeming break above the key 4,200 resistance level, states Steve Reitmeister of Reitmeister Total Return.
As one who tracks market sentiment, it still amazes me to watch it develop in real-time. We see it quite well in the analyst community as well, states Avi Gilburt of ElliotWaveTrader.net.
Throughout May the US equity market made a valiant attempt to break out of the bearish trend which began in 2022, and in the process, individual stocks are starting to swing to the upside, states Ian Murphy of MurphyTrading.com.
Technology bulls were bolstered Tuesday by more analyst optimism, states Jon Markman, editor of Strategic Advantage.
The mixed market continues, with the Nasdaq continuing to wildly outperform the Dow. Outside of equities, which are down a bit in the early going, crude oil is under pressure. Gold and silver are flat, while Treasuries and the dollar are up.
I’ve been as emphatic as I have been consistent the past few weeks: 1) The markets would take off like a rocket when there’s a deal, so the time to buy would be ahead of that. 2) Big Tech would be THE play, especially names like Nvidia (NVDA), Apple (AAPL), and Tesla (TSLA), says Keith Fitz-Gerald, editor of 5 with Fitz
We are maintaining our “Buy” rating on Focus List selection Palo Alto Networks Inc. (PANW) with a target price of $240. While PANW shares were hit hard in the 2022 market and tech sector selloffs, they continue to perform much better than the cybersecurity industry, writes Joseph Bonner, analyst at Argus Research.
Sangamo Therapeutics (SGMO) recently reported that the FDA has granted Fast Track Designation (FTD) to isaralgagene civaparvovec, or ST-920, a wholly owned gene therapy product candidate for the treatment of Fabry disease. The company is poised to deliver shareholder value in 2023, maintains John McCamant, editor of The Medical Technology Stock Letter.
Gold found support along with the major FX pairs in the first half of Tuesday’s session, as the dollar and bond yields fell back after their eye-catching gains in recent weeks, states Fawad Razaqzada of Trading Candles.
The excitement over the debt ceiling deal in principle is wearing off for the oil trade as there are some doubts that it will get the votes it needs, states Phil Flynn of PRICE Futures Group.
The Great Financial Crisis was more than a decade ago. Its aftermath has been a tale of low yields in the bond market for a very long time. But that's changed. As central banks respond to inflation with higher interest rates, they have created opportunities for higher yields in the bond market. Benjamin Chim, who leads the High Yield Fixed Income Team and is a portfolio manager responsible for active retail and institutional fixed income portfolios, believes interest rates may stay elevated for longer. And this makes it an opportune time for investors to diversify their portfolios and generate positive returns using fixed income investments.
The market continues to surge and pull back. We have not seen a prolonged bull market rally from the October lows. Greg Schnell rolls through the changes and identifies some of the key indicators that can help us find confirmation of the bull market taking hold. You'll want to add some of these ideas to your toolbox.
The next few months are going to be quite important in determining whether we have indeed begun a bear market that could last well over a decade long. Mike Golembesky will take you through what he is seeing in his analysis and will tell you what to look for and what to expect.
In this session, Laura Scarlett Martin will discuss the importance of venture capital in the startup ecosystem. Her presentation will include the definition of venture capital and an explanation of the processes and types. She will discuss the risks and rewards of venture capital investing and will touch on current trends and emerging technologies.
Tune in with Jason Heath and Maria Tanel to learn about retirement planning tips for different retiree profiles, how traditional financial advice can reduce both your retirement income and estate value, the best tax practices for maximizing an estate's value, which assets are subject to probate, how to ensure you have a probate-ready estate to leave to your executors, and power of attorney and will considerations.
Building a Winning Stock Portfolio in 2023: From Dividend Growers to Technology Innovation Like Generative AI and ChatGPT
Join us to demystify the essentials of intelligent stock investing, as we demonstrate how to create a profitable stock portfolio that combines the dependability and cash flow of dividend-growing companies with the transformative potential of technology innovation stocks. This presentation aims to equip investors with strategies and tools to identify opportunities, make smart investment decisions, and avoid common mistakes. We highlight how to tailor a portfolio to balance growth, stability, and income according to your unique goals and needs. Learn how dividend growth stocks can provide a solid foundation for your portfolio and discover how investing in exciting themes such as technology, generative AI, and developments like ChatGPT can supercharge your investment returns. At the end of the presentation, we will provide you with 4 of our Top Stock Picks which exemplify the principles discussed and get you started with building a profitable stock portfolio in 2023.
KeyStone's Founder, Ryan Irvine will look at North American market valuations today from a historical perspective showing you what to avoid and where the buying opportunities are including electrification, recession resistant businesses, AI, gold, and more. He will detail what KeyStone's analyst team looks for in a great stock with real examples of past winners including the best performing revenue generating stock on the TSX over the past year Hammond Power (HPS.A:TSX), the best performing stock graduating from the TSX, XPEL Inc. (XPEL:NASDAQ), gaining over 5,000%, and the Boyd Group (BYD:TSX) - the best performing stock in the past decade, up over 10,000%. Plus KeyStone will give you 4 unique, profitable and growing stocks you will find nowhere else and can buy today.
So, you want to be a contrarian investor? Many investors claim to act contrarian and think outside the box, but when it comes down to it, very few are actually contrary. Join Philip MacKellar and learn about his contrarian investment philosophy, how to successfully apply contrarian principles, and Contra the Heard's track record. He will also be discussing the importance of temperament, common psychological pitfalls, and what he anticipates in the year ahead.
Ardi Aaziznia will discuss three methods for hedging your portfolio against market volatility and potential downside. These methods include covered calls, protective puts, and collars, which are commonly used by institutions. Ardi will describe each method in an easy-to-follow manner that is accessible to traders of all levels, from novice to professional.
Dr. Alan Ellman will share how to consistently beat the marketing using his CEO strategy: combining ETFs with stock options. You will learn about a user-friendly and time-efficient approach to covered call writing. His package offers the number of underlying securities considered is reduced from 8000 to 11, the number of available exit strategies is reduced from 14 to 4. Also included are 2 new spreadsheets that have been developed to facilitate portfolio construction and results with comparisons to the S&P 500. His packages are an appealing approach to option trading for those with busy schedules to still be in a position to generate cash flow and beat the market on a consistent basis.