Blue Chip Stocks

Trade of the Week: GE

Trade of the Week: GE

Stocks rallied sharply last week on better than expected May job numbers. Some of the most beaten down stocks from March saw the biggest gains. Companies like airlines, car manufacturers, and banks saw the most bullish action in the options market. General Electric (GE) is a company that was hit pretty hard in March and […]

Coronavirus Fears Select High-Yield Stocks Are On Sale Now

Coronavirus Fears Select High-Yield Stocks Are On Sale Now

The Coronavirus outbreak is a real threat to human life and business results. However, when unexpected tragedies like this outbreak occur, the stock market almost always overreacts to the perceived risks to company results. During the sell-off, stock prices fall too far, even if short to intermediate-term business results will be affected. It takes guts […]

Protect Your Downside Risk… For Free

Protect Your Downside Risk… For Free

While hedging is an important strategy for any portfolio, it becomes even more vital during times of uncertainty. When investors are not sure what to expect from the markets, they are more likely to close positions and move to cash. And, that can have a substantial detrimental impact on the portfolios of those who want […]

Apple (AAPL) Could Get Back To $200 In A Year

Apple (AAPL) Could Get Back To $200 In A Year

When we’re in a bear market (defined by a 20% correction from the top), it’s not unusual to see investors scrambling for value. Looking for good stocks that have been dropped into the bargain bin is at least one way to feel optimistic about the future. After all, it’s not like there’s much in the […]

Make This Trade For a 20% Drop in General Electric

Make This Trade For a 20% Drop in General Electric

It’s pretty safe to say that every investor has heard of General Electric (NYSE: GE). For many years, it was the largest public company in the world with upper management nearly akin to rock stars. During the company’s amazing run atop the world’s greatest companies, GE was known for innovation and stellar management. Heck, the […]

Two Smartphone Makers Nipping at Apple’s Heels 

Two Smartphone Makers Nipping at Apple’s Heels 

Here is something that may startle you and it’s a subject I will cover in a future issue of Growth Stock Advisor for my subscribers: A research paper by Professor Hendrik Bessembinder, published in the September edition of the Journal of Financial Economics, posed this question “Do Stocks Outperform Treasury Bills?”. The end result was […]

Can Apple Save Your Portfolio from the Market Crash?

Can Apple Save Your Portfolio from the Market Crash?

Can Apple Save Your Portfolio from the Market Crash? After disappointing results and forward guidance from both Alphabet and Amazon, Wall Street is now focused on the biggest technology stock of them all – Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL) – and its results, which are being announced on Wednesday, November 1 after the close. It is hoped […]