2 Large-Cap Tech Stocks To Buy In 2024 For Surprising Value

2 Large-Cap Tech Stocks To Buy In 2024 For Surprising Value

The selling to start 2024 helped cool an overheated market. The pullback will offer patient investors the opportunity to buy strong stocks at move attractive levels in the days and weeks ahead.The Nasdaq is back below its 21-day moving average, with the S&P 500 rapidly approaching that same key shorted-dated trendline. Stocks and indexes always […]
Trade Like A Professional

Trade Like A Professional

Image Source: PexelsIn this video, I discuss some mistakes often made by novice traders, as well as how to trade in a professional in the current volatile market.00:10:46More By This Author:Stocks Moving Into A Dangerous Period Thanksgiving Market Update Gold’s Battle At $2,000: A Test For The Intermediate Cycle
Top Picks 2024: Alexandria Real Estate Equities

Top Picks 2024: Alexandria Real Estate Equities

Image Source: PexelsAlexandria Real Estate Equities (ARE) is the largest and longest-tenured owner/developer of specialized AAA commercial space focused exclusively on meeting the unique needs of the life sciences sector. For investors, this translates into a compelling combination of high cash flow, stable dividend income, and consistent earnings growth, advises Adam Johnson, editor of Bullseye Brief.From fully-wired, high-tech workspaces […]
U.S. Non-farm Payrolls Data: ‘We’ll See Market Consolidate’ 
                    
 

U.S. Non-farm Payrolls Data: ‘We’ll See Market Consolidate’  

S&P 500 opened flat on Friday after the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics said non-farm payrolls increased way more than expected in December.FreepikCraig Johnson shares his view on S&P 500U.S. employers added 216,000 jobs last month versus the Dow Jones estimate for 170,000 only, as per the press release.Simply put, the labor market ended 2023 on a […]
Goldman Sachs Role In Blackrock ETF Makes Approval More Likely 
                    
 
 

Goldman Sachs Role In Blackrock ETF Makes Approval More Likely    

Big news for the crypto market: Rumor has it that banking giant Goldman Sachs is planning to join up with BlackRock and Grayscale to become involved in Bitcoin ETFs. This move is a big nod to how cryptos are becoming more mainstream and could greatly shake things up in the market, especially for some of the best […]
Here Is The Main Factor Affecting The Stock Market Now

Here Is The Main Factor Affecting The Stock Market Now

Image Source: PexelsThe stock market started the first week of the year down, with the decline in the S&P 500 being driven by a big drop in shares of Apple, as that stock makes up a large part of the index. The same is true for the Nasdaq, of course.The headlines in the financial media mostly focused on […]
Weekly Commentary: Issues 2024

Weekly Commentary: Issues 2024

FreepikAs my thoughts turned this week to “Issues 2024,” my mind returned to the great American economist Hyman Minsky (1919-1996). The dynamic evolution of Capitalistic systems, innovation and financial structures, the “Financial Instability Hypothesis,” “Ponzi finance”, “stability is destabilizing”… No economist’s work is more germane to Issues 2024 than the brilliant Minsky. Minsky theorized that […]
A Rough Start To 2024 What Might Be In Store For The Rest Of 2024?

A Rough Start To 2024 What Might Be In Store For The Rest Of 2024?

Welcome to 2024.  We hope that you and your families had an enjoyable and relaxing New Year’s holiday and that you ushered in a good start to the year.FreepikUnfortunately, we couldn’t say the same about the stock and bond markets this shortened first week of 2024.  The market was down the first 4 days of […]
Gold Stumbles Into New Year As The Dollar Gets Into Gear

Gold Stumbles Into New Year As The Dollar Gets Into Gear

Pexels  The biggest eye-opener for us through the first four trading days of 2024 — a year in which we’ve called for Gold 2375 — is the Dollar’s sudden resilience.  Oh to be sure:  the FinMedia buzz is focused on whether or not the Federal Open Market Committee shall vote to cut its Bank’s Funds Rate […]
The US Invented Shopping Malls, But China Is Writing Their Next Chapter 
                    
Serving a new consumer class
Malls with Chinese characteristics

The US Invented Shopping Malls, But China Is Writing Their Next Chapter Serving a new consumer class Malls with Chinese characteristics

On a recent research trip to China, I wandered through the Oasis Mall in suburban Shanghai. Like many Chinese shopping centers, this complex was filled with empty stores that reflected the end of China’s 30-year-long economic expansion. But there also were surprises.Along a stretch of the mall’s interior walkway, a cluster of parents and grandparents sat on chairs. […]