Don’t get fooled by the bears, sometimes good news is actually … good

This weekend I read a host of negative articles assailing this market and the earnings reports from individual companies. The suggestion: The numbers are all hiding something and even companies like Amazon (AMZN) and Apple (AAPL) simply reported figures that exceeded lowball analyst estimates that were meant to generate upside. This is an outrageously bullish … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Friday, July 29

A screen displays the Fed rate announcement as a trader reacts on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., July 27, 2022.  Brendan Mcdermid | Reuters Here are the most important news items that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Taking stock on a summer Friday … Read more

Hilcorp, Exxon Mobil, ConocoPhillips are top greenhouse gas emitters

A pumpjack pumps oil in the Inglewood Oil Field as seen from the Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area on July 13, 2022 in Los Angeles, California. – US consumer price inflation surged 9.1 percent over the past 12 months to June, the fastest increase since November 1981, according to government data released on July 13. … Read more

What Cramer is watching Wednesday — recession or Fed winning, and broad fintech cuts

What I am looking at July 6, 2022 Was Micron (MU) the first time we saw a stock rally after a forecast cut and was that because it sold at only 5 times earnings? If rates falling are a sign of a recession why is the most sensitive section to recession, the homebuilders, climbing? Or … Read more

What we’re watching Friday — Third quarter Day 1, Micron guides lower, Kohl’s ends sale talks

What we’re watching on July 1 The first day of the third quarter and the second half on Wall Street. Four straight down days for the S & P 500 but still not oversold: The oscillator was only at minus 1.26%. The S & P just had its worst first half of a year since … Read more

This dividend fund is down 3% vs. S&P’s 20% drop. Here are its top stock picks

By now even the most ardent tech and growth-stock enthusiasts realize the bull market is over. John Kornitzer’s approach to selecting high-quality stocks for the Buffalo Flexible Income Fund is one that has worked well during the bear market. High inflation, uncertainty in so many industries amid supply-chain issues and labor shortages, the Federal Reserve’s … Read more