ETF Talk

Scanning For Overextended Stocks

Corey Rosenbloom: What are the top five most over-extended (bullish uptrending) stocks and which are the top five under-extended (bearish downtrending) stocks in the S&P 500 right now? Let’s update our scans and see what they are and how we may trade them. We’re defining “over-extended” as...

Biotechs With Massive Upside

Everybody knows that biotech ideas can become huge gainers for investors, but understanding the technology platforms, the unmet needs and the valuations can be daunting, especially in spaces where a number of players are developing products. In this interview with The Life Sciences...

Investing In Dividend Aristocrats

Chris Preston:  Say you had invested $10,000 in Procter & Gamble (NYSE: PG) stock in 1968. You liked the consumer goods’ company’s 131-year history of success. You liked that shares were growing consistently but slowly. Most of all, you like that the company had increased its dividend every...

Altria Group Inc (MO): Investing For High Yield With Little Cash

Keith Fitz-Gerald: Most people invest in companies hoping to catch a stock on the upswing – and bring in mega-returns for themselves in the process. But what if you found a company that could rack up mega-returns even if its stock price stays flat? That’s the situation with the high-yield...

The Silver Sentiment Cycle

Gary Christenson: The following chart shows: Silver Prices: 1972 – 1979  Silver moved upward from about $1.40 in 1971, rallied to about $6.40 in March 1974, and fell to about $4.30 in August 1977. The March 1974 peak took about 3 years and ended about 4.55 times its starting point. The August...

Monsanto Company: Peter Lynch Would Buy This Stock In A Heartbeat

Lawrence Meyers: Monsanto is hated by many.  So it’s a perfect stock. Peter Lynch liked to buy companies that were in areas people didn’t like.  Few companies engender as much hatred as Monsanto (NYSE:MON).  There’s nothing like a bad PR image to make a company the poster child for evil.  That,...

Where Oil Prices Are Headed

George Leong: Gasoline prices are finally headed lower at the pumps, but it’s happening slowly. It always seems prices at the pumps rise much faster when oil prices increase, but they move much slower when oil prices decline. I guess that’s big oil for you. The average price of regular gas...

Apple Inc. (AAPL): iPhone Orders Impress

CNBC’s Josh Lipton reports the response to Apple Inc.’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus has been strong. “Apple said Monday it hit a record in first-day preorders of its new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, with over four million preorders in the first 24 hours,”  Shara Tibken Reports from...