Blue Chip Stocks

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, […]

This Stock is a True “Dog of the Dow”

This Stock is a True “Dog of the Dow”

Founded in 1892, General Electric (NYSE: GE) is one of the world’s biggest companies – and one of the original 12 companies in the Dow Jones. Its reach is enormous, with businesses including: Transportation: GE supplies freight and passenger trains, diesel engines and motors, rail parts and services, and mining equipment, among other things. Aviation: […]