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A Fly (Spy) On The Wall

A Fly (Spy) On The Wall

The conversation started when daughter Holly asked, “Are you really going to drive for over six hours to meet a guy for lunch?” “Yep!” I said. My wife Jo chimed in, “Dennis is good friends with Chuck Butler who retired from EverBank and writes the Daily Pfennig. They will probably spend 1 1/2 hours solving […]

Is This What Will Save Apple?

Is This What Will Save Apple?

Apple’s annual developers conference kicks off on June 4. Apple watchers always keep a close eye on the conference for a sense of the company’s priorities for the next year. In the past, Apple has used the conference to roll out new products for developers to build augmented reality applications, medical research apps and more. […]

Big Tech Is Still Earnings King

Big Tech Is Still Earnings King

The current U.S. corporate earnings season is the best seen since the third quarter of 2010. With just over half of the S&P 500 companies having reported, the largest U.S. companies are on course to post earnings per share growth of 23.2% from a year ago, according to FactSet But apparently, the best growth in […]

As Bitcoin Struggles This Popular Stock Crashes

As Bitcoin Struggles This Popular Stock Crashes

It’s a dilemma investors face every day… When a stock falls, do you try to profit by buying shares on the dip, or dodge the downward momentum? The difference between the two can be large – and expensive. Today, I’m going to focus on a wise investment adage: “Don’t try to catch a falling knife.” […]

Get a 6% Yield While Owning AAPL, GOOG, AMZN and FB

Get a 6% Yield While Owning AAPL, GOOG, AMZN and FB

Early this week, negative news about Facebook (Nasdaq: FB) helped to pull down its share price and many of the other tech stocks. The last six weeks have shown that the formerly high-flying, never-go-down tech stocks can actually go down. Continued stellar share price gains are no longer a foregone conclusion. On the other side, […]