Blue Chip Stocks

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 […]

Buy These 3 Stocks to Profit From Marijuana Legalization

Buy These 3 Stocks to Profit From Marijuana Legalization

For many years, both the large beverage companies and the large tobacco companies have been in search of growth. That’s because, in both cases, their main products – tobacco, alcohol and sugary drinks – have been deemed to be unhealthy and therefore fewer consumers are using their products. But now there is a FOMO (fear […]

Is It Time to Bail on the FAANGs?

Is It Time to Bail on the FAANGs?

In recent months, it has gotten harder to separate the performance of the U.S. stock market from the performance of the FAANG stocks (Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix and Google/Alphabet). Despite Facebook’s face-plant, after its earnings announcement led to the worst one-day loss ever for any stock, the overall performance of the market year-to-date has been […]